Worth County, Missouri Population 2021

Worth County, Missouri's estimated population is 1,987 with a growth rate of -0.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Worth County, Missouri is the 116th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 2,152 and has seen a growth of -7.67% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,987-13-0.65%
20202,000-13-0.65%
20192,013-13-0.64%
20182,026-15-0.73%
20172,041261.29%
20162,015-27-1.32%
20152,042-12-0.58%
20142,054-25-1.20%
20132,079-1-0.05%
20122,080-38-1.79%
20112,118-34-1.58%
20102,152-288-11.80%
19902,440-568-18.88%
19803,008-351-10.45%
19703,359-577-14.66%
19603,936-1,184-23.12%
19505,120-1,225-19.31%
19406,345-190-2.91%
19306,535-1,107-14.49%
19207,642-365-4.56%
19108,007-1,825-18.56%
19009,8321,09412.52%
18908,7385356.52%
18808,2033,19963.93%
18705,0040.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.65% (-13)
County Website
Founded
February 8, 1861
County Seat
2010 Population
2,152
Growth Since 2010
-7.67% (-165)
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Worth County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,98297.78%
Two or More Races301.48%
Black or African American110.54%
Asian30.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.05%
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Worth County, Missouri Population by Race

Worth County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Worth County, Missouri Median Age

48.1


Total

48.1


Male

48


Female

Worth County, Missouri Adults

There are 1,617 adults, (500 of whom are seniors) in Worth County, Missouri.

Worth County, Missouri Age Dependency

81.5

Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Worth County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

1,051

51.85%

Male

976

48.15%

Worth County, Missouri Population by Age

Worth County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Worth County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family60.2%39.8%
Female62.2%37.8%
All76.4%23.6%
Male80.6%19.4%
Married85.7%14.3%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Worth County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8592.3176.4
Married5122.8385.7
Non Family2661.0860.2
Female453.5662.2
Male362.5380.6

2.78

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Worth County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade614.14%
9th to 12th Grade896.03%
High School Graduate64343.59%
Some College30620.75%
Associates Degree815.49%
Bachelors Degree19813.42%
Graduate Degree976.58%
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Worth County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Worth County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,4401,290291
Hispanic1111
Black11113
2+ Races99
Asian33
Native American111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Worth County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,006$42,630$22,619
Less Than 9th Grade$42,692$43,558$11,042
High School Graduate$30,560$40,515$20,714
Some College$24,704$40,938$21,500
Bachelors Degree$42,344$70,833$34,583
Graduate Degree$50,000$$50,000

$32,006

Average Earnings

$42,630

Average Male

$22,619

Average Female

Worth County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Worth County, Missouri Language by Age

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Worth County, Missouri Language

99.01% of Worth County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 0.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.84% of the population.

Worth County, Missouri Language

Worth County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,91124612.87%
Multiple302583.33%
Hispanic3139.68%

13.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.65%

Male Poverty Rate

16.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Worth County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Worth County, Missouri is Multiple, with 83.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Worth County, Missouri is Hispanic, with 9.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.83%.

Worth County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.66%
High School11.89%
Some College9.92%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%

Worth County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed80.00%
Male Unemployed32.00%
Female Employed11.59%
Male Employed6.90%

Worth County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Worth County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,580$59,673
Families$61,277$71,873
Married Families$62,778-
Non Families$22,115$30,783
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Income by Household Type

Worth County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.5%

Male Marriage Rate

60.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Worth County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Worth 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.

Worth County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Worth County, Missouri Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

115

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War36
Vietnam33
World War II24
Second Gulf War16
Korea12

Worth County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+55
65 to 7438
35 to 5417
55 to 6413
18 to 34

Worth County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1137.14%
Black872.73%
2+ Races212.50%

Worth County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Worth County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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16.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Worth County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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56.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Worth County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Worth County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Worth 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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68.38%

Born in Worth County, Missouri

98.82%

Native Born

1.18%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.82% of Worth County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 68.38% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Worth 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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