MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

ACS Profile Report: 2007-2011 (5-year estimates)

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Benton County, Missouri (05000US29015)

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Demographic

SubjectBenton County, Missouri
NumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B23004

Total population19,058
Under 5 years7794.1
5 to 9 years7163.8
10 to 14 years1,1696.1
15 to 19 years1,1195.9
20 to 24 years8164.3
25 to 34 years1,3697.2
35 to 44 years1,93310.1
45 to 54 years2,93615.4
55 to 59 years1,7509.2
60 to 64 years1,6438.6
65 to 74 years2,96115.5
75 to 84 years1,3787.2
85 years and over4892.6
Median age in years51.1
5 years and over18,27995.9
15 years and over16,39486.0
Under 18 years of age3,38717.8
18 years and over15,67182.2
21 years and over15,08479.1
25 years and over14,45975.9
62 years and over5,83130.6
65 years and over4,82825.3
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01002

Total population19,058
Male9,45649.6
18 years old and over7,80082.5
65 years old and over2,41025.5
Female9,60250.4
18 years old and over7,87182.0
65 years old and over2,41825.2
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B02003

Total population19,058
One race18,89599.1
White alone18,56797.4
Black or African American240.1
American Indian and Alaska Native800.4
Asian1220.6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander600.3
Some other race420.2
Two or more races1630.9
White (alone or in combination)18,64997.9
Black (alone or in combination)320.2
American Indian (alone or in combination)1350.7
Asian (alone or in combination)2221.2
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)600.3
Some other race (alone or in combination)1230.6
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03001 B03002

Total population19,058
Hispanic or Latino of any race2821.5
Not Hispanic or Latino18,77698.5
White alone18,28595.9
Black or African American alone240.1
American Indian and Alaska Native alone800.4
Asian alone1220.6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone600.3

Economic

SubjectBenton County, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19037 B22001

Total households8,253
Less than $10,0007148.7
$10,000 to $14,99985510.4
$15,000 to $24,9991,34516.3
$25,000 to $34,9991,27315.4
$35,000 to $49,9991,29815.7
$50,000 to $74,9991,41417.1
$75,000 to $99,9996938.4
$100,000 to $149,9994555.5
$150,000 to $199,9991061.3
$200,000 or more1001.2
Median household income$34,512
Mean household income$46,571
With earnings4,88859.2
Mean household earnings$47,033
With social security4,17650.6
Mean household social security income$16,804
With retirement income2,41229.2
Mean household retirement income$18,438
With supplemental security income4976.0
Mean household supplemental security income$6,226
With cash public assistance income2372.9
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,571
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months1,27915.5
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19119 B19121 B19125 B19126

Family households5,79770.2
Less than $10,0003776.5
$10,000 to $14,9992995.2
$15,000 to $24,99971512.3
$25,000 to $34,99988415.2
$35,000 to $49,9991,02217.6
$50,000 to $74,9991,24121.4
$75,000 to $99,99961810.7
$100,000 to $149,9994357.5
$150,000 to $199,9991061.8
$200,000 or more1001.7
Median family income$44,870
Mean family income$55,419
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19325 B20017 B20018 B20019

Per-capita income$20,551
Nonfamily households2,45629.8
Median nonfamily income$18,593
Mean nonfamily income$24,872
All full-time workers4,682
All male full-time workers2,75358.8
All female full-time workers1,92941.2
Median earnings for workers$21,791
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$39,630
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$25,356
E4. POVERTY STATUS OVER THE LAST 12 MONTHS

Universe: Persons for whom poverty status is determined

Reference tables: B17001 B17021 B17007 C17002

Persons for whom poverty status is determined18,824
Persons below poverty3,35217.8
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined3,369
Persons under 18 in poverty794
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined10,791
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty2,17420.1
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined4,664
Persons over 65 in poverty3848.2
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined15,63783.1
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined3,187
Persons in families in poverty2,34515.0
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over1,00731.6
Poverty ratio under 0.51,4497.7
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.991,90310.1
Poverty ratio in 1 to 24,71425.0
Poverty ratio in 2 and over10,75857.2
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B12006

Population 16 years and over16,142
In labor force7,62347.2
Civilian labor force7,62347.2
Employed civilians7,13193.5
Unemployed civilians4926.5
In military-
Not in labor force8,51952.8
Females 16 years and over8,16250.6
Females in labor force3,60622.3
Females in civilian labor force3,60622.3
Employed females3,39094.0
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 6883
All parents working48354.7
(Own) children aged 6 to 172,307
All parents working1,44662.7
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08006

Workers 16 years and over6,814
Workers 16+ who commute to work6,37093.5
Car, truck, or van; drove alone5,44980.0
Car, truck, or van; carpooled6739.9
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)100.1
Walked to work1792.6
Other means of commuting590.9
Worked at home4446.5
Mean travel time to work in minutes33.9
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over7,131
Management, professional, and related occupations1,90026.6
Service occupations1,42520.0
Sales and office occupations1,53121.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1241.7
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations93713.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,21417.0
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over7,131
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3965.6
Construction6929.7
Manufacturing86512.1
Wholesale trade1702.4
Retail trade87112.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4856.8
Information1201.7
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing3905.5
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative3955.5
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance1,42119.9
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services6098.5
Other services, except public administration4125.8
Public administration3054.3
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over7,131
Private wage and salary workers5,17172.5
Government workers1,13115.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business79811.2
Unpaid family workers310.4

Social

SubjectBenton County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11005 B11003 B11007

Total households8,253
Family households5,79770.2
With own children under 18 years1,64119.9
Married-couple families5,01260.7
With own children under 18 years1,27415.4
Male householder, no wife present2202.7
With own children under 18 years861.0
Female householder, no husband present5656.8
With own children under 18 years2813.4
Nonfamily households2,45629.8
Householder living alone2,04524.8
65 years and over living alone1,15914.0
Households with one or more people under 18 years1,88322.8
Households with one or more people 65 years and over3,35340.6
Average household size2.28
Average family size2.70
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09016

Total population19,058
Household population18,80298.7
Living in family households15,86884.4
Living in nonfamily households2,93415.6
Living alone2,04524.8
Living in group quarters2561.3
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09016

Household population18,80298.7
Householder8,25343.9
Spouse4,97226.4
Child4,07121.7
Other relatives7974.2
Nonrelatives7093.8
Unmarried partner4092.2
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100050
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over16,394
Never married2,49515.2
Now married, except separated10,41463.5
Separated4082.5
Widowed1,5179.3
Divorced, and not currently married1,5609.5
S5. FERTILITY

Universe: Women 15 to 50 years old who gave birth in the past 12 months

Reference tables: B13002

Women 15 to 50 years old3,415
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old1,23336.1
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months832.4
Unmarried women who gave birth1214.5
Women 15 to 19 years of age3845.8
Women 20 to 34 years of age4554.2
Women 35 to 50 years of age-
Per 1,000 unmarried women10
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old24
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old65
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old41
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old-
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10002 B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years418
Responsible for grandchildren23756.7
Less than 1 year13757.8
1 or 2 years83.4
3 or 4 years3715.6
5 or more years5523.2
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14001

Population 3 years and over18,583
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,39418.3
In nursery school, preschool1855.5
In kindergarten1193.5
In elementary school, grades 1-81,48343.7
In high school, grades 9-121,05431.1
In college or graduate school55316.3
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002

Population 25 years and over14,459
Less than 9th grade6994.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,04514.1
High school graduate, includes equivalency6,47944.8
Some college, no degree2,66418.4
Associates degree7815.4
Bachelors degree1,1067.6
Graduate or professional degree6854.7
High school graduate or higher11,71581.0
Bachelor degree or higher1,79112.4
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B21001 B21002

In Military-
Civilian population 18 years and over15,671100.0
Civilian veterans2,31514.8
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over18,981
Same house17,23190.8
Different house in the U.S.1,7479.2
Same county, different house6493.4
Different county1,0985.8
Different county, same state6733.5
Different state4252.2
Lived abroad 1 year ago3
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B05002

Total population19,058
U.S. native18,73298.3
Born in United States18,59197.5
Born in state of current residence11,72761.5
Born in different state than current residence6,86436.0
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents1410.7
Foreign born3261.7
Naturalized U.S. citizen11836.2
Not a U.S. citizen20863.8
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States4672.5
Native, born outside U.S.14130.2
Entered U.S. 2000 or later4632.6
Entered U.S. before 20009567.4
Foreign born3261.7
Entered U.S. 2000 or later8024.5
Entered U.S. before 200024675.5
S14. WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

Universe: Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea

Reference tables: B05006 C05006

Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea3261.7
Europe15046.0
Asia15146.3
Africa257.7
Oceania-
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)-
Northern America-
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over18,27995.9
English only17,86797.7
Language other than English4122.3
Speaks English less than "very well"880.5
Speak Spanish1761.0
Speaks English less than "very well"250.1

Housing

SubjectBenton County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25014 B25015 B25004

Total housing units14,080
Occupied housing units8,25358.6
Owner-occupied6,91483.8
Renter-occupied1,33916.2
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.24
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.46
Vacant housing units5,82741.4
For sale1973.4
For rent611.0
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use4,33674.4
Total owner units7,111
Homeowner vacancy rate2.8
Total rental units1,400
Rental vacancy rate4.4
People living in owned homes15,50581.4
People living in rental homes3,29717.3
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables:

Total housing units14,080
Single-family units11,00178.1
Single unit, detached10,98678.0
Single unit, attached150.1
Duplexes740.5
3 or 4 units2601.8
5 to 9 units890.6
10 to 19 units590.4
20 or more units7
Mobile home2,59018.4
Boat, RV, van, etc.-
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs184
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25035 B25036 B25037

Total housing units14,080
Built 2005 or later7015.0
Built 2000 to 20049636.8
Built 1990 to 19993,09922.0
Built 1980 to 19892,05714.6
Built 1970 to 19792,11915.0
Built 1960 to 19691,95213.9
Built 1950 to 19591,57411.2
Built 1940 to 19494553.2
Built 1939 or earlier1,1608.2
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038 B25039

Occupied housing units8,253
Moved in 2005 or later2,66632.3
Moved in 2000 to 20041,66320.2
Moved in 1990 to 19992,28027.6
Moved in 1980 to 198986510.5
Moved in 1970 to 19793954.8
Moved in 1969 or earlier3844.7
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044 B25045

Occupied housing units8,253
No vehicles available4415.3
1 vehicle available2,59131.4
2 vehicles available3,54543.0
3 or more vehicles available1,67620.3
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables:

Occupied housing units8,253
Utility gas3804.6
Bottled, tank, or LP gas2,52830.6
Electricity4,50154.5
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.140.2
Coal or coke-
Wood7238.8
Solar energy-
Other fuel660.8
No fuel used410.5
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25049 B25052 B25043

Occupied housing units8,253
Lacking complete plumbing facilities901.1
Lacking complete kitchen facilities931.1
No telephone service available2963.6
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25014

Occupied housing units8,253
1.00 or less8,05697.6
1.01 to 1.50580.7
1.51 or more1391.7
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075

Owner-occupied units6,914
Less than $50,0001,38820.1
$50,000 to $99,9991,92327.8
$100,000 to $149,9991,37719.9
$150,000 to $199,9991,22917.8
$200,000 to $299,9995497.9
$300,000 to $499,9993675.3
$500,000 to $999,999600.9
$1,000,000 or more210.3
Median home value$103,800
Average home value$130,021
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25091 B25092

Owner-occupied units6,914
Housing units with a mortgage3,28247.5
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income1,02331.2
Median owner costs$890
Housing units without a mortgage3,63252.5
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income44512.3
Median owner costs$298
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25070

Renter-occupied units1,339
Paying cash rent1,01575.8
Paying no cash rent32424.2
Median rent$560
Average gross rent-
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income55241.2
Gross rent of $750 or more27220.3