Webster County, Missouri Population 2021

Webster County, Missouri's estimated population is 40,418 with a growth rate of 1.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Webster County, Missouri is the 30th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 36,320 and has seen a growth of 11.28% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202140,4184131.03%
202040,0054131.04%
201939,5924131.05%
201839,1794341.12%
201738,7455911.55%
201638,1545501.46%
201537,6045621.52%
201437,0424161.14%
201336,6261780.49%
201236,4480.00%
201136,4481280.35%
201036,32012,56752.91%
199023,7533,33916.36%
198020,4144,85231.18%
197015,5621,80913.15%
196013,753-1,319-8.75%
195015,072-2,154-12.50%
194017,2261,0786.68%
193016,148-461-2.78%
192016,609-768-4.42%
191017,3777374.43%
190016,6401,4639.64%
189015,1773,00224.66%
188012,1751,74116.69%
187010,4343,33546.98%
18607,0990.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.03% (413)
County Website
Founded
March 3, 1854
County Seat
2010 Population
36,320
Growth Since 2010
11.28% (4,098)
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Webster County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White36,91895.51%
Two or More Races7111.84%
Black or African American3921.01%
Some Other Race2060.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native1980.51%
Asian1480.38%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander820.21%
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Webster County, Missouri Population by Race

Webster County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Webster County, Missouri Median Age

36.7


Total

35.9


Male

37.6


Female

Webster County, Missouri Adults

There are 28,218 adults, (5,994 of whom are seniors) in Webster County, Missouri.

Webster County, Missouri Age Dependency

73.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47

Child Dependency Ratio

Webster County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

18,871

48.82%

Male

19,784

51.18%

Webster County, Missouri Population by Age

Webster County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Webster County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female45%55%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Male70.8%29.2%
All75%25%
Married84.8%15.2%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Webster County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,5752.7875
Married8,0783.2784.8
Non Family3,6861.2664.8
Female1,3003.5745
Male5114.0570.8

3.22

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Webster County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3615.42%
9th to 12th Grade2,1328.48%
High School Graduate9,38337.34%
Some College6,16224.52%
Associates Degree1,8677.43%
Bachelors Degree2,54410.12%
Graduate Degree1,6796.68%
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Webster County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Webster County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White23,81520,5883,983
2+ Races40833758
Hispanic39025355
Black233172
Native American19818832
Other Race1418124
Asian10010071
Islander6

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 71.00%.

Webster County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,755$39,787$28,303
Less Than 9th Grade$23,649$25,841$14,743
High School Graduate$30,736$35,933$21,654
Some College$32,243$42,986$27,596
Bachelors Degree$44,750$56,899$35,688
Graduate Degree$49,292$75,887$39,263

$32,755

Average Earnings

$39,787

Average Male

$28,303

Average Female

Webster County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Webster County, Missouri Language by Age

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Webster County, Missouri Language

93.52% of Webster County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 6.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.84% of the population.

Webster County, Missouri Language

Webster County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White35,2326,37018.08%
Multiple69717725.39%
Hispanic763617.99%
Native1984723.74%
Black299196.35%
Other20631.46%

17.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.27%

Male Poverty Rate

18.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webster County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Missouri is Multiple, with 25.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Missouri is Other, with 1.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.94%.

Webster County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.01%
High School14.36%
Some College9.69%
Bachelors or Greater3.90%

Webster County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed40.23%
Female Unemployed35.17%
Male Employed7.38%
Female Employed7.13%

Webster County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Webster County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,560$64,106
Families$58,488$70,761
Married Families$65,301$77,054
Non Families$28,081$41,868
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Income by Household Type

Webster County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Webster County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Webster 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 55-64.

Webster County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Webster County, Missouri Marital Status

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2,561

Number of Veterans

2,347

Male Veterans

214

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,075
Second Gulf War405
First Gulf War391
Korea134
World War II42

Webster County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74908
55 to 64577
75+462
35 to 54415
18 to 34199

Webster County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3868.88%
2+ Races8615.17%
Hispanic5410.74%
Native American4623.23%
Other Race4126.80%
Black20.73%

Webster County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Webster County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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8.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webster County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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55.6%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Webster County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Webster County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Webster 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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66.27%

Born in Webster County, Missouri

99.05%

Native Born

0.95%

Foreign Born

0.34%

Non Citizen

0.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.05% of Webster County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 66.27% having been born in Missouri. 0.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Webster 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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