Sullivan County, Missouri Population 2021

Sullivan County, Missouri's estimated population is 5,801 with a growth rate of -2.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sullivan County, Missouri is the 106th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 6,737 and has seen a growth of -13.89% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,801-144-2.42%
20205,945-144-2.36%
20196,089-144-2.31%
20186,233210.34%
20176,212-121-1.91%
20166,333-33-0.52%
20156,366-106-1.64%
20146,472-25-0.38%
20136,497-59-0.90%
20126,556-107-1.61%
20116,663-74-1.10%
20106,7374116.50%
19906,326-1,108-14.90%
19807,434-138-1.82%
19707,572-1,211-13.79%
19608,783-2,516-22.27%
195011,299-2,402-17.53%
194013,701-1,511-9.93%
193015,212-2,569-14.45%
192017,781-817-4.39%
191018,598-1,684-8.30%
190020,2821,2826.75%
189019,0002,43114.67%
188016,5694,66239.15%
187011,9072,70929.45%
18609,1986,215208.35%
18502,9830.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-2.42% (-144)
Founded
1843
County Seat
2010 Population
6,737
Growth Since 2010
-13.89% (-936)
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Sullivan County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,65890.57%
Some Other Race2203.52%
Black or African American1422.27%
Two or More Races1221.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native901.44%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.14%
Asian60.10%
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Sullivan County, Missouri Population by Race

Sullivan County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Sullivan County, Missouri Median Age

42.1


Total

41.1


Male

43.9


Female

Sullivan County, Missouri Adults

There are 4,854 adults, (1,252 of whom are seniors) in Sullivan County, Missouri.

Sullivan County, Missouri Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sullivan County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

3,174

50.81%

Male

3,073

49.19%

Sullivan County, Missouri Population by Age

Sullivan County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sullivan County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Male69.8%30.2%
All74.5%25.5%
Female79.2%20.8%
Married79.7%20.3%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sullivan County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1282.8374.5
Married1,0453.4479.7
Non Family7941.1467.3
Female1735.7379.2
Male1164.6569.8

3.67

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

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Sullivan County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3137.18%
9th to 12th Grade3728.53%
High School Graduate2,18950.18%
Some College70916.25%
Associates Degree2686.14%
Bachelors Degree3067.02%
Graduate Degree2054.70%
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Sullivan County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sullivan County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,5333,139470
Hispanic60033312
Black12310225
Other Race108663
Native American73702
2+ Races6363
Asian662

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 33.33%.

Sullivan County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,396$35,333$30,165
Less Than 9th Grade$37,063$38,182$32,083
High School Graduate$28,125$30,434$26,150
Some College$31,776$39,524$24,125
Bachelors Degree$40,781$40,208$42,500
Graduate Degree$47,976$53,542$46,154

$32,396

Average Earnings

$35,333

Average Male

$30,165

Average Female

Sullivan County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sullivan County, Missouri Language by Age

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Sullivan County, Missouri Language

83.27% of Sullivan County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 16.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.27% of the population.

Sullivan County, Missouri Language

Sullivan County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,65971415.33%
Hispanic1,13925422.30%
Other2205223.64%
Black1022827.45%
Multiple1051312.38%
Islander99100.00%
Native9077.78%

16.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.86%

Male Poverty Rate

19.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sullivan County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sullivan County, Missouri is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sullivan County, Missouri is Native, with 7.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.73%.

Sullivan County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.68%
High School16.45%
Some College5.25%
Bachelors or Greater2.54%

Sullivan County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Unemployed18.18%
Female Employed7.64%
Male Employed5.54%

Sullivan County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sullivan County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,481$57,896
Families$53,944$68,848
Married Families$58,350-
Non Families$26,415$35,053
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Income by Household Type

Sullivan County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sullivan County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Sullivan County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Sullivan County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Sullivan County, Missouri Marital Status

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310

Number of Veterans

300

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam125
Second Gulf War59
Korea36
First Gulf War30
World War II15

Sullivan County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+95
65 to 7489
35 to 5474
55 to 6450
18 to 342

Sullivan County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2916.58%
Hispanic273.72%
2+ Races1921.84%

Sullivan County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Sullivan County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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4.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sullivan County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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55.2%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Sullivan County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Sullivan County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Sullivan County, Missouri Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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66.05%

Born in Sullivan County, Missouri

91.16%

Native Born

8.84%

Foreign Born

4.16%

Non Citizen

4.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.16% of Sullivan County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 66.05% having been born in Missouri. 4.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sullivan County, Missouri Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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