MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

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

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Pettis County, Missouri (05000US29159)

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Demographic

SubjectPettis County, Missouri
NumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B23004

Total population41,831
Under 5 years3,1277.5
5 to 9 years3,0367.3
10 to 14 years2,8136.7
15 to 19 years2,8796.9
20 to 24 years2,7466.6
25 to 34 years5,17712.4
35 to 44 years5,06712.1
45 to 54 years6,18114.8
55 to 59 years2,5476.1
60 to 64 years2,0725.0
65 to 74 years3,0607.3
75 to 84 years2,4155.8
85 years and over7111.7
Median age in years37.1
5 years and over38,70492.5
15 years and over32,85578.5
Under 18 years of age10,75625.7
18 years and over31,07574.3
21 years and over29,24469.9
25 years and over27,23065.1
62 years and over7,24517.3
65 years and over6,18614.8
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01002

Total population41,831
Male20,42748.8
18 years old and over14,99573.4
65 years old and over2,59612.7
Female21,40451.2
18 years old and over16,08075.1
65 years old and over3,59016.8
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B02003

Total population41,831
One race40,91197.8
White alone37,74090.2
Black or African American1,1602.8
American Indian and Alaska Native1200.3
Asian2660.6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander540.1
Some other race1,5713.8
Two or more races9202.2
White (alone or in combination)38,62792.3
Black (alone or in combination)1,6934.0
American Indian (alone or in combination)4001.0
Asian (alone or in combination)3900.9
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)540.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)1,6503.9
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03001 B03002

Total population41,831
Hispanic or Latino of any race2,9897.1
Not Hispanic or Latino38,84292.9
White alone36,49687.2
Black or African American alone1,0552.5
American Indian and Alaska Native alone1200.3
Asian alone2660.6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone540.1

Economic

SubjectPettis County, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19037 B22001

Total households16,275
Less than $10,0001,4759.1
$10,000 to $14,9991,2347.6
$15,000 to $24,9992,30014.1
$25,000 to $34,9992,40914.8
$35,000 to $49,9992,68716.5
$50,000 to $74,9993,15919.4
$75,000 to $99,9991,5059.2
$100,000 to $149,9991,1176.9
$150,000 to $199,9991821.1
$200,000 or more2071.3
Median household income$38,669
Mean household income$50,029
With earnings12,55677.1
Mean household earnings$48,862
With social security5,38233.1
Mean household social security income$15,230
With retirement income2,87017.6
Mean household retirement income$17,049
With supplemental security income6774.2
Mean household supplemental security income$8,326
With cash public assistance income2911.8
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,210
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months2,31014.2
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19119 B19121 B19125 B19126

Family households10,62065.3
Less than $10,0003743.5
$10,000 to $14,9994254.0
$15,000 to $24,9991,15610.9
$25,000 to $34,9991,47213.9
$35,000 to $49,9991,79516.9
$50,000 to $74,9992,67525.2
$75,000 to $99,9991,27012.0
$100,000 to $149,9991,07510.1
$150,000 to $199,9991711.6
$200,000 or more2071.9
Median family income$50,812
Mean family income$61,510
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19325 B20017 B20018 B20019

Per-capita income$19,909
Nonfamily households5,65534.7
Median nonfamily income$22,064
Mean nonfamily income$26,360
All full-time workers13,249
All male full-time workers7,78258.7
All female full-time workers5,46741.3
Median earnings for workers$23,403
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$35,611
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$26,739
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 determined41,166
Persons below poverty6,77116.4
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined10,640
Persons under 18 in poverty2,141
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined24,590
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty4,02516.4
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined5,936
Persons over 65 in poverty60510.2
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined33,73682.0
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined7,430
Persons in families in poverty4,43213.1
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over2,33931.5
Poverty ratio under 0.52,1135.1
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.994,65811.3
Poverty ratio in 1 to 210,92726.5
Poverty ratio in 2 and over23,46857.0
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B12006

Population 16 years and over32,237
In labor force20,43263.4
Civilian labor force20,23362.8
Employed civilians18,90193.4
Unemployed civilians1,3326.6
In military1990.6
Not in labor force11,80536.6
Females 16 years and over16,62151.6
Females in labor force9,62629.9
Females in civilian labor force9,62629.9
Employed females8,99193.4
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 63,516
All parents working1,99056.6
(Own) children aged 6 to 176,633
All parents working4,79672.3
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08006

Workers 16 years and over18,658
Workers 16+ who commute to work17,68294.8
Car, truck, or van; drove alone14,48277.6
Car, truck, or van; carpooled2,64014.1
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)670.4
Walked to work2881.5
Other means of commuting2051.1
Worked at home9765.2
Mean travel time to work in minutes21.9
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over18,901
Management, professional, and related occupations4,69624.8
Service occupations3,20417.0
Sales and office occupations4,19322.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2911.5
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations1,7769.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations4,74125.1
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over18,901
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining7033.7
Construction1,2226.5
Manufacturing3,91720.7
Wholesale trade4262.3
Retail trade2,09811.1
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,0775.7
Information3391.8
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing6523.4
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative1,2616.7
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance4,16022.0
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services1,4567.7
Other services, except public administration9264.9
Public administration6643.5
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over18,901
Private wage and salary workers14,88078.7
Government workers2,42912.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,5768.3
Unpaid family workers160.1

Social

SubjectPettis County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11005 B11003 B11007

Total households16,275
Family households10,62065.3
With own children under 18 years4,65028.6
Married-couple families8,52252.4
With own children under 18 years3,43321.1
Male householder, no wife present5283.2
With own children under 18 years2571.6
Female householder, no husband present1,5709.6
With own children under 18 years9605.9
Nonfamily households5,65534.7
Householder living alone4,93630.3
65 years and over living alone1,73410.7
Households with one or more people under 18 years5,16231.7
Households with one or more people 65 years and over4,17725.7
Average household size2.52
Average family size3.18
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09016

Total population41,831
Household population41,08398.2
Living in family households34,49884.0
Living in nonfamily households6,58516.0
Living alone4,93630.3
Living in group quarters7481.8
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09016

Household population41,08398.2
Householder16,27539.6
Spouse8,54720.8
Child12,28729.9
Other relatives2,2825.6
Nonrelatives1,6924.1
Unmarried partner8732.1
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100054
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over32,855
Never married7,88224.0
Now married, except separated18,04454.9
Separated4381.3
Widowed2,3417.1
Divorced, and not currently married4,15012.6
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 old9,750
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old4,64847.7
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months5105.2
Unmarried women who gave birth10119.8
Women 15 to 19 years of age163.1
Women 20 to 34 years of age45589.2
Women 35 to 50 years of age397.6
Per 1,000 unmarried women22
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old52
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old11
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old117
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old9
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10002 B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years726
Responsible for grandchildren31843.8
Less than 1 year9630.2
1 or 2 years4815.1
3 or 4 years4815.1
5 or more years12639.6
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14001

Population 3 years and over40,165
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,67026.6
In nursery school, preschool6586.2
In kindergarten7096.6
In elementary school, grades 1-84,66043.7
In high school, grades 9-122,42122.7
In college or graduate school2,22220.8
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002

Population 25 years and over27,230
Less than 9th grade2,1417.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,6979.9
High school graduate, includes equivalency9,26534.0
Some college, no degree6,31023.2
Associates degree2,5229.3
Bachelors degree2,73310.0
Graduate or professional degree1,5625.7
High school graduate or higher22,39282.2
Bachelor degree or higher4,29515.8
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B21001 B21002

In Military1990.6
Civilian population 18 years and over30,87699.4
Civilian veterans3,82712.4
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over41,270
Same house34,27683.1
Different house in the U.S.6,76416.4
Same county, different house4,86311.8
Different county1,9014.6
Different county, same state1,3183.2
Different state5831.4
Lived abroad 1 year ago2300.6
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B05002

Total population41,831
U.S. native39,21293.7
Born in United States38,85492.9
Born in state of current residence28,91269.1
Born in different state than current residence9,94223.8
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents3580.9
Foreign born2,6196.3
Naturalized U.S. citizen59722.8
Not a U.S. citizen2,02277.2
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States2,9777.1
Native, born outside U.S.35812.0
Entered U.S. 2000 or later5415.1
Entered U.S. before 200030484.9
Foreign born2,6196.3
Entered U.S. 2000 or later81231.0
Entered U.S. before 20001,80769.0
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 sea2,6196.3
Europe1,03139.4
Asia1455.5
Africa-
Oceania70.3
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)1,41854.1
Northern America180.7
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over38,70492.5
English only34,22988.4
Language other than English4,47511.6
Speaks English less than "very well"1,3483.5
Speak Spanish2,5086.5
Speaks English less than "very well"5821.5

Housing

SubjectPettis County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25014 B25015 B25004

Total housing units18,187
Occupied housing units16,27589.5
Owner-occupied11,58971.2
Renter-occupied4,68628.8
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.60
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.33
Vacant housing units1,91210.5
For sale26613.9
For rent65434.2
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use1739.0
Total owner units11,855
Homeowner vacancy rate2.2
Total rental units5,340
Rental vacancy rate12.2
People living in owned homes30,15972.1
People living in rental homes10,92426.1
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables:

Total housing units18,187
Single-family units14,16977.9
Single unit, detached13,87576.3
Single unit, attached2941.6
Duplexes4932.7
3 or 4 units9405.2
5 to 9 units3291.8
10 to 19 units4892.7
20 or more units4112.3
Mobile home1,3427.4
Boat, RV, van, etc.140.1
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs74
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25035 B25036 B25037

Total housing units18,187
Built 2005 or later8254.5
Built 2000 to 20049785.4
Built 1990 to 19992,16811.9
Built 1980 to 19891,5918.7
Built 1970 to 19793,12917.2
Built 1960 to 19692,10911.6
Built 1950 to 19592,45113.5
Built 1940 to 19491,4568.0
Built 1939 or earlier3,48019.1
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038 B25039

Occupied housing units16,275
Moved in 2005 or later6,57140.4
Moved in 2000 to 20043,14619.3
Moved in 1990 to 19992,99618.4
Moved in 1980 to 19891,71610.5
Moved in 1970 to 19799916.1
Moved in 1969 or earlier8555.3
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044 B25045

Occupied housing units16,275
No vehicles available1,0716.6
1 vehicle available5,45733.5
2 vehicles available6,35739.1
3 or more vehicles available3,39020.8
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables:

Occupied housing units16,275
Utility gas8,34051.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas2,05112.6
Electricity5,01730.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.350.2
Coal or coke-
Wood7334.5
Solar energy-
Other fuel700.4
No fuel used290.2
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25049 B25052 B25043

Occupied housing units16,275
Lacking complete plumbing facilities940.6
Lacking complete kitchen facilities1230.8
No telephone service available4482.8
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25014

Occupied housing units16,275
1.00 or less15,82397.2
1.01 to 1.503922.4
1.51 or more600.4
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075

Owner-occupied units11,589
Less than $50,0001,90416.4
$50,000 to $99,9994,05135.0
$100,000 to $149,9992,62422.6
$150,000 to $199,9991,53013.2
$200,000 to $299,9999508.2
$300,000 to $499,9993973.4
$500,000 to $999,999940.8
$1,000,000 or more390.3
Median home value$97,700
Average home value$124,231
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25091 B25092

Owner-occupied units11,589
Housing units with a mortgage6,65757.4
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income2,03530.6
Median owner costs$967
Housing units without a mortgage4,93242.6
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income58611.9
Median owner costs$342
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25070

Renter-occupied units4,686
Paying cash rent4,39193.7
Paying no cash rent2956.3
Median rent$620
Average gross rent$650
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income2,23647.7
Gross rent of $750 or more1,31328.0