MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

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

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Polk County, Missouri (05000US29167)

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Demographic

SubjectPolk County, Missouri
NumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B23004

Total population30,952
Under 5 years1,9186.2
5 to 9 years2,1286.9
10 to 14 years2,1557.0
15 to 19 years2,5818.3
20 to 24 years2,2727.3
25 to 34 years3,35610.8
35 to 44 years3,61811.7
45 to 54 years4,34114.0
55 to 59 years1,5705.1
60 to 64 years1,9646.3
65 to 74 years2,6118.4
75 to 84 years1,5775.1
85 years and over8612.8
Median age in years38.0
5 years and over29,03493.8
15 years and over24,75180.0
Under 18 years of age7,60024.6
18 years and over23,35275.4
21 years and over21,66170.0
25 years and over19,89864.3
62 years and over6,48521.0
65 years and over5,04916.3
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01002

Total population30,952
Male15,38649.7
18 years old and over11,34173.7
65 years old and over2,27314.8
Female15,56650.3
18 years old and over12,01177.2
65 years old and over2,77617.8
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B02003

Total population30,952
One race30,29897.9
White alone29,98896.9
Black or African American940.3
American Indian and Alaska Native570.2
Asian1180.4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-
Some other race410.1
Two or more races6542.1
White (alone or in combination)30,64299.0
Black (alone or in combination)1600.5
American Indian (alone or in combination)5711.8
Asian (alone or in combination)1560.5
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)480.2
Some other race (alone or in combination)410.1
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03001 B03002

Total population30,952
Hispanic or Latino of any race6072.0
Not Hispanic or Latino30,34598.0
White alone29,42995.1
Black or African American alone940.3
American Indian and Alaska Native alone390.1
Asian alone1180.4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone-

Economic

SubjectPolk County, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19037 B22001

Total households11,700
Less than $10,0009338.0
$10,000 to $14,9999758.3
$15,000 to $24,9991,93616.5
$25,000 to $34,9991,59513.6
$35,000 to $49,9991,68214.4
$50,000 to $74,9992,31219.8
$75,000 to $99,9991,16610.0
$100,000 to $149,9998277.1
$150,000 to $199,9991321.1
$200,000 or more1421.2
Median household income$38,423
Mean household income$48,894
With earnings8,54473.0
Mean household earnings$49,496
With social security4,16735.6
Mean household social security income$15,600
With retirement income1,96616.8
Mean household retirement income$19,156
With supplemental security income6885.9
Mean household supplemental security income$8,175
With cash public assistance income3212.7
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,524
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months1,87316.0
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19119 B19121 B19125 B19126

Family households8,28870.8
Less than $10,0003764.5
$10,000 to $14,9994485.4
$15,000 to $24,9991,01612.3
$25,000 to $34,9991,08713.1
$35,000 to $49,9991,31315.8
$50,000 to $74,9991,95223.6
$75,000 to $99,9991,08613.1
$100,000 to $149,9997479.0
$150,000 to $199,9991301.6
$200,000 or more1331.6
Median family income$48,829
Mean family income$57,143
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19325 B20017 B20018 B20019

Per-capita income$18,905
Nonfamily households3,41229.2
Median nonfamily income$21,272
Mean nonfamily income$27,805
All full-time workers8,163
All male full-time workers4,77758.5
All female full-time workers3,38641.5
Median earnings for workers$20,992
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$38,420
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$27,178
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 determined29,882
Persons below poverty6,07520.3
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined7,254
Persons under 18 in poverty2,108
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined17,746
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty3,22518.2
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined4,882
Persons over 65 in poverty74215.2
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined25,10284.0
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined4,780
Persons in families in poverty4,40717.6
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over1,66834.9
Poverty ratio under 0.51,4815.0
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.994,59415.4
Poverty ratio in 1 to 26,66622.3
Poverty ratio in 2 and over17,14157.4
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B12006

Population 16 years and over24,191
In labor force13,81557.1
Civilian labor force13,80557.1
Employed civilians12,47890.4
Unemployed civilians1,3279.6
In military10
Not in labor force10,37642.9
Females 16 years and over12,33051.0
Females in labor force6,46626.7
Females in civilian labor force6,46626.7
Employed females5,84190.3
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 62,246
All parents working1,31358.5
(Own) children aged 6 to 174,652
All parents working2,98964.3
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08006

Workers 16 years and over12,205
Workers 16+ who commute to work11,62595.2
Car, truck, or van; drove alone10,09782.7
Car, truck, or van; carpooled1,0728.8
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)210.2
Walked to work3172.6
Other means of commuting1181.0
Worked at home5804.8
Mean travel time to work in minutes24.8
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over12,478
Management, professional, and related occupations3,74930.0
Service occupations2,44319.6
Sales and office occupations2,85622.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1421.1
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations1,27810.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,01016.1
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over12,478
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining4753.8
Construction1,1399.1
Manufacturing1,0208.2
Wholesale trade3793.0
Retail trade1,73513.9
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities8687.0
Information430.3
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing4753.8
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative7125.7
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance3,54328.4
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services6775.4
Other services, except public administration8306.7
Public administration5824.7
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over12,478
Private wage and salary workers9,55776.6
Government workers1,46311.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,39611.2
Unpaid family workers620.5

Social

SubjectPolk County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11005 B11003 B11007

Total households11,700
Family households8,28870.8
With own children under 18 years3,55330.4
Married-couple families6,82158.3
With own children under 18 years2,79823.9
Male householder, no wife present5344.6
With own children under 18 years2191.9
Female householder, no husband present9338.0
With own children under 18 years5364.6
Nonfamily households3,41229.2
Householder living alone2,89824.8
65 years and over living alone1,41212.1
Households with one or more people under 18 years4,04534.6
Households with one or more people 65 years and over3,43629.4
Average household size2.56
Average family size3.03
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09016

Total population30,952
Household population29,93496.7
Living in family households25,58385.5
Living in nonfamily households4,35114.5
Living alone2,89824.8
Living in group quarters1,0183.3
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09016

Household population29,93496.7
Householder11,70039.1
Spouse6,80022.7
Child8,60928.8
Other relatives1,4054.7
Nonrelatives1,4204.7
Unmarried partner4711.6
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100040
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over24,751
Never married6,06424.5
Now married, except separated14,22257.5
Separated2751.1
Widowed1,9297.8
Divorced, and not currently married2,2619.1
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 old7,241
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old3,29745.5
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months5467.5
Unmarried women who gave birth16430.0
Women 15 to 19 years of age336.0
Women 20 to 34 years of age40073.3
Women 35 to 50 years of age11320.7
Per 1,000 unmarried women50
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old75
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old28
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old139
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old35
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10002 B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years671
Responsible for grandchildren37555.9
Less than 1 year8322.1
1 or 2 years7118.9
3 or 4 years8622.9
5 or more years13536.0
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14001

Population 3 years and over29,853
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,50928.5
In nursery school, preschool4225.0
In kindergarten4265.0
In elementary school, grades 1-83,49641.1
In high school, grades 9-121,56318.4
In college or graduate school2,60230.6
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002

Population 25 years and over19,898
Less than 9th grade1,0985.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,45012.3
High school graduate, includes equivalency7,86639.5
Some college, no degree3,95019.9
Associates degree1,1175.6
Bachelors degree2,08010.5
Graduate or professional degree1,3376.7
High school graduate or higher16,35082.2
Bachelor degree or higher3,41717.2
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B21001 B21002

In Military10
Civilian population 18 years and over23,342100.0
Civilian veterans2,81012.0
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over30,483
Same house25,70784.3
Different house in the U.S.4,71215.5
Same county, different house2,7258.9
Different county1,9876.5
Different county, same state1,6875.5
Different state3001.0
Lived abroad 1 year ago640.2
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B05002

Total population30,952
U.S. native30,51598.6
Born in United States30,31597.9
Born in state of current residence19,98364.6
Born in different state than current residence10,33233.4
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents2000.6
Foreign born4371.4
Naturalized U.S. citizen20146.0
Not a U.S. citizen23654.0
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States6372.1
Native, born outside U.S.20031.4
Entered U.S. 2000 or later5326.5
Entered U.S. before 200014773.5
Foreign born4371.4
Entered U.S. 2000 or later21950.1
Entered U.S. before 200021849.9
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 sea4371.4
Europe20647.1
Asia12328.1
Africa-
Oceania-
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)10824.7
Northern America-
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over29,03493.8
English only27,46194.6
Language other than English1,5735.4
Speaks English less than "very well"4631.6
Speak Spanish5071.7
Speaks English less than "very well"1600.6

Housing

SubjectPolk County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25014 B25015 B25004

Total housing units13,211
Occupied housing units11,70088.6
Owner-occupied8,36371.5
Renter-occupied3,33728.5
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.59
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.47
Vacant housing units1,51111.4
For sale35923.8
For rent15210.1
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use21914.5
Total owner units8,722
Homeowner vacancy rate4.1
Total rental units3,489
Rental vacancy rate4.4
People living in owned homes21,68770.1
People living in rental homes8,24726.6
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables:

Total housing units13,211
Single-family units10,20077.2
Single unit, detached10,05676.1
Single unit, attached1441.1
Duplexes3282.5
3 or 4 units2792.1
5 to 9 units2151.6
10 to 19 units490.4
20 or more units1791.4
Mobile home1,95014.8
Boat, RV, van, etc.110.1
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs148
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25035 B25036 B25037

Total housing units13,211
Built 2005 or later1,1208.5
Built 2000 to 20041,56311.8
Built 1990 to 19992,52419.1
Built 1980 to 19891,63212.4
Built 1970 to 19792,33217.7
Built 1960 to 19697595.7
Built 1950 to 19597395.6
Built 1940 to 19495053.8
Built 1939 or earlier2,03715.4
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038 B25039

Occupied housing units11,700
Moved in 2005 or later4,66339.9
Moved in 2000 to 20042,50321.4
Moved in 1990 to 19992,39820.5
Moved in 1980 to 19891,0198.7
Moved in 1970 to 19796615.6
Moved in 1969 or earlier4563.9
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044 B25045

Occupied housing units11,700
No vehicles available5644.8
1 vehicle available3,49729.9
2 vehicles available4,21336.0
3 or more vehicles available3,42629.3
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables:

Occupied housing units11,700
Utility gas1301.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas2,90324.8
Electricity7,00359.9
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.250.2
Coal or coke3
Wood1,55013.2
Solar energy-
Other fuel650.6
No fuel used210.2
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25049 B25052 B25043

Occupied housing units11,700
Lacking complete plumbing facilities460.4
Lacking complete kitchen facilities530.5
No telephone service available3843.3
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25014

Occupied housing units11,700
1.00 or less11,43797.8
1.01 to 1.502472.1
1.51 or more160.1
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075

Owner-occupied units8,363
Less than $50,0001,19814.3
$50,000 to $99,9992,39928.7
$100,000 to $149,9992,01124.0
$150,000 to $199,9991,18714.2
$200,000 to $299,99999411.9
$300,000 to $499,9994765.7
$500,000 to $999,999891.1
$1,000,000 or more90.1
Median home value$113,500
Average home value$138,571
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25091 B25092

Owner-occupied units8,363
Housing units with a mortgage5,18462.0
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income1,59030.7
Median owner costs$981
Housing units without a mortgage3,17938.0
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income45014.2
Median owner costs$296
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25070

Renter-occupied units3,337
Paying cash rent2,98289.4
Paying no cash rent35510.6
Median rent$577
Average gross rent$613
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income1,27438.2
Gross rent of $750 or more72321.7