MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

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

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Buchanan County, Missouri (05000US29021)

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Demographic

SubjectBuchanan County, Missouri
NumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B23004

Total population88,801
Under 5 years6,0486.8
5 to 9 years6,0666.8
10 to 14 years5,2625.9
15 to 19 years6,3277.1
20 to 24 years6,7877.6
25 to 34 years11,88713.4
35 to 44 years11,06712.5
45 to 54 years12,86814.5
55 to 59 years5,7796.5
60 to 64 years4,2744.8
65 to 74 years6,2337.0
75 to 84 years3,9654.5
85 years and over2,2382.5
Median age in years36.8
5 years and over82,75393.2
15 years and over71,42580.4
Under 18 years of age20,93823.6
18 years and over67,86376.4
21 years and over63,35471.3
25 years and over58,31165.7
62 years and over14,84516.7
65 years and over12,43614.0
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01002

Total population88,801
Male44,13349.7
18 years old and over33,52576.0
65 years old and over5,07311.5
Female44,66850.3
18 years old and over34,33876.9
65 years old and over7,36316.5
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B02003

Total population88,801
One race85,79096.6
White alone79,50989.5
Black or African American3,8574.3
American Indian and Alaska Native3290.4
Asian6050.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1600.2
Some other race1,3301.5
Two or more races3,0113.4
White (alone or in combination)82,23892.6
Black (alone or in combination)5,5836.3
American Indian (alone or in combination)1,3231.5
Asian (alone or in combination)9461.1
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)1860.2
Some other race (alone or in combination)1,7842.0
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03001 B03002

Total population88,801
Hispanic or Latino of any race4,4615.0
Not Hispanic or Latino84,34095.0
White alone76,88686.6
Black or African American alone3,8224.3
American Indian and Alaska Native alone2770.3
Asian alone6050.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone1600.2

Economic

SubjectBuchanan County, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19037 B22001

Total households33,662
Less than $10,0002,6838.0
$10,000 to $14,9992,1416.4
$15,000 to $24,9994,27812.7
$25,000 to $34,9994,17212.4
$35,000 to $49,9995,82217.3
$50,000 to $74,9996,66819.8
$75,000 to $99,9993,88211.5
$100,000 to $149,9992,8878.6
$150,000 to $199,9996171.8
$200,000 or more5121.5
Median household income$43,386
Mean household income$56,832
With earnings26,12177.6
Mean household earnings$57,915
With social security10,22730.4
Mean household social security income$15,702
With retirement income6,43419.1
Mean household retirement income$16,258
With supplemental security income1,6324.8
Mean household supplemental security income$7,539
With cash public assistance income9943.0
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,152
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months4,82414.3
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19119 B19121 B19125 B19126

Family households21,31563.3
Less than $10,0001,0254.8
$10,000 to $14,9996403.0
$15,000 to $24,9991,7278.1
$25,000 to $34,9992,31810.9
$35,000 to $49,9993,79517.8
$50,000 to $74,9995,12724.1
$75,000 to $99,9993,18514.9
$100,000 to $149,9992,45611.5
$150,000 to $199,9995832.7
$200,000 or more4592.2
Median family income$54,611
Mean family income$68,264
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19325 B20017 B20018 B20019

Per-capita income$22,349
Nonfamily households12,34736.7
Median nonfamily income$25,551
Mean nonfamily income$34,168
All full-time workers28,284
All male full-time workers15,84556.0
All female full-time workers12,43944.0
Median earnings for workers$25,116
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$40,406
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$30,253
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 determined84,711
Persons below poverty13,34215.8
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined20,465
Persons under 18 in poverty4,652
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined52,478
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty7,64914.6
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined11,768
Persons over 65 in poverty1,0418.8
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined66,81178.9
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined17,900
Persons in families in poverty7,93011.9
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over5,41230.2
Poverty ratio under 0.56,5797.8
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.996,7638.0
Poverty ratio in 1 to 218,52621.9
Poverty ratio in 2 and over52,84362.4
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B12006

Population 16 years and over70,268
In labor force45,06664.1
Civilian labor force44,93263.9
Employed civilians41,63192.7
Unemployed civilians3,3017.3
In military1340.2
Not in labor force25,20235.9
Females 16 years and over35,68250.8
Females in labor force21,94131.2
Females in civilian labor force21,91531.2
Employed females20,58393.9
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 66,852
All parents working4,62267.5
(Own) children aged 6 to 1712,820
All parents working9,67275.4
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08006

Workers 16 years and over41,119
Workers 16+ who commute to work39,98497.2
Car, truck, or van; drove alone33,35681.1
Car, truck, or van; carpooled4,78711.6
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)4141.0
Walked to work8952.2
Other means of commuting5321.3
Worked at home1,1352.8
Mean travel time to work in minutes17.4
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over41,631
Management, professional, and related occupations11,85528.5
Service occupations7,99219.2
Sales and office occupations10,17324.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2080.5
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations3,4548.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations7,94919.1
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over41,631
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining5801.4
Construction2,4435.9
Manufacturing7,36017.7
Wholesale trade1,0602.5
Retail trade4,61111.1
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2,0434.9
Information5891.4
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing2,6296.3
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative2,4846.0
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance9,76723.5
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services3,9229.4
Other services, except public administration2,2395.4
Public administration1,9044.6
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over41,631
Private wage and salary workers34,02981.7
Government workers5,35412.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,1625.2
Unpaid family workers860.2

Social

SubjectBuchanan County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11005 B11003 B11007

Total households33,662
Family households21,31563.3
With own children under 18 years9,30127.6
Married-couple families15,77546.9
With own children under 18 years6,01117.9
Male householder, no wife present1,6985.0
With own children under 18 years8582.5
Female householder, no husband present3,84211.4
With own children under 18 years2,4327.2
Nonfamily households12,34736.7
Householder living alone10,20830.3
65 years and over living alone3,76411.2
Households with one or more people under 18 years10,44531.0
Households with one or more people 65 years and over8,48925.2
Average household size2.51
Average family size3.13
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09016

Total population88,801
Household population84,64995.3
Living in family households69,26881.8
Living in nonfamily households15,38118.2
Living alone10,20830.3
Living in group quarters4,1524.7
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09016

Household population84,64995.3
Householder33,66239.8
Spouse15,71118.6
Child25,11229.7
Other relatives4,6735.5
Nonrelatives5,4916.5
Unmarried partner2,5273.0
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100075
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over71,425
Never married22,28031.2
Now married, except separated33,59747.0
Separated1,4302.0
Widowed4,5896.4
Divorced, and not currently married9,52913.3
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 old21,080
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old11,63155.2
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months1,5487.3
Unmarried women who gave birth74147.9
Women 15 to 19 years of age855.5
Women 20 to 34 years of age1,34386.8
Women 35 to 50 years of age1207.8
Per 1,000 unmarried women64
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old73
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old28
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old149
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old13
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10002 B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years1,580
Responsible for grandchildren60238.1
Less than 1 year13622.6
1 or 2 years20634.2
3 or 4 years7512.5
5 or more years18530.7
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14001

Population 3 years and over85,001
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school22,51326.5
In nursery school, preschool1,5136.7
In kindergarten1,1445.1
In elementary school, grades 1-89,02340.1
In high school, grades 9-125,31423.6
In college or graduate school5,51924.5
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002

Population 25 years and over58,311
Less than 9th grade2,6024.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,4539.4
High school graduate, includes equivalency22,68738.9
Some college, no degree13,15622.6
Associates degree3,0965.3
Bachelors degree7,47112.8
Graduate or professional degree3,8466.6
High school graduate or higher50,25686.2
Bachelor degree or higher11,31719.4
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B21001 B21002

In Military1340.2
Civilian population 18 years and over67,72999.8
Civilian veterans7,83811.6
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over87,423
Same house69,40479.4
Different house in the U.S.17,77320.3
Same county, different house10,58912.1
Different county7,1848.2
Different county, same state4,3204.9
Different state2,8643.3
Lived abroad 1 year ago2460.3
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B05002

Total population88,801
U.S. native86,23597.1
Born in United States85,78496.6
Born in state of current residence63,35271.3
Born in different state than current residence22,43225.3
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents4510.5
Foreign born2,5662.9
Naturalized U.S. citizen1,16245.3
Not a U.S. citizen1,40454.7
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States3,0173.4
Native, born outside U.S.45114.9
Entered U.S. 2000 or later347.5
Entered U.S. before 200041792.5
Foreign born2,5662.9
Entered U.S. 2000 or later1,12543.8
Entered U.S. before 20001,44156.2
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 sea2,5662.9
Europe36514.2
Asia51620.1
Africa48518.9
Oceania200.8
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)1,08942.4
Northern America913.5
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over82,75393.2
English only78,39994.7
Language other than English4,3545.3
Speaks English less than "very well"1,7472.1
Speak Spanish2,5823.1
Speaks English less than "very well"9451.1

Housing

SubjectBuchanan County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25014 B25015 B25004

Total housing units38,362
Occupied housing units33,66287.7
Owner-occupied22,50466.9
Renter-occupied11,15833.1
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.60
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.35
Vacant housing units4,70012.3
For sale61313.0
For rent69114.7
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use1793.8
Total owner units23,117
Homeowner vacancy rate2.7
Total rental units11,849
Rental vacancy rate5.8
People living in owned homes58,46465.8
People living in rental homes26,18529.5
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables:

Total housing units38,362
Single-family units29,50876.9
Single unit, detached27,98873.0
Single unit, attached1,5204.0
Duplexes1,5003.9
3 or 4 units1,4323.7
5 to 9 units1,4293.7
10 to 19 units1,1172.9
20 or more units1,7104.5
Mobile home1,6664.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.-
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs43
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25035 B25036 B25037

Total housing units38,362
Built 2005 or later1,1162.9
Built 2000 to 20041,8244.8
Built 1990 to 19993,6379.5
Built 1980 to 19892,5346.6
Built 1970 to 19795,39214.1
Built 1960 to 19694,61912.0
Built 1950 to 19594,56411.9
Built 1940 to 19493,4719.0
Built 1939 or earlier11,20529.2
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038 B25039

Occupied housing units33,662
Moved in 2005 or later13,91941.3
Moved in 2000 to 20046,32618.8
Moved in 1990 to 19996,31118.7
Moved in 1980 to 19892,9618.8
Moved in 1970 to 19791,9345.7
Moved in 1969 or earlier2,2116.6
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044 B25045

Occupied housing units33,662
No vehicles available2,9258.7
1 vehicle available11,44934.0
2 vehicles available12,83538.1
3 or more vehicles available6,45319.2
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables:

Occupied housing units33,662
Utility gas21,36563.5
Bottled, tank, or LP gas1,9375.8
Electricity9,74128.9
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.560.2
Coal or coke-
Wood4351.3
Solar energy-
Other fuel530.2
No fuel used750.2
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25049 B25052 B25043

Occupied housing units33,662
Lacking complete plumbing facilities940.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities2790.8
No telephone service available1,1493.4
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25014

Occupied housing units33,662
1.00 or less33,17498.6
1.01 to 1.503981.2
1.51 or more900.3
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075

Owner-occupied units22,504
Less than $50,0002,94013.1
$50,000 to $99,9997,54833.5
$100,000 to $149,9994,69920.9
$150,000 to $199,9993,58015.9
$200,000 to $299,9992,45810.9
$300,000 to $499,9999674.3
$500,000 to $999,9992391.1
$1,000,000 or more730.3
Median home value$106,800
Average home value$136,668
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25091 B25092

Owner-occupied units22,504
Housing units with a mortgage14,08962.6
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income3,39624.1
Median owner costs$1,044
Housing units without a mortgage8,41537.4
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income1,00912.0
Median owner costs$340
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25070

Renter-occupied units11,158
Paying cash rent10,27492.1
Paying no cash rent8847.9
Median rent$641
Average gross rent$682
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income4,77542.8
Gross rent of $750 or more3,47531.1