MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

ACS Profile Report: 2008-2012 (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 population19,021
Under 5 years7794.1
5 to 9 years7373.9
10 to 14 years1,1576.1
15 to 19 years1,0655.6
20 to 24 years7834.1
25 to 34 years1,3887.3
35 to 44 years1,89310.0
45 to 54 years2,83614.9
55 to 59 years1,7779.3
60 to 64 years1,6738.8
65 to 74 years2,99915.8
75 to 84 years1,4987.9
85 years and over4362.3
Median age in years51.5
5 years and over18,24295.9
15 years and over16,34885.9
Under 18 years3,34317.6
18 years and over15,67882.4
21 years and over15,01578.9
25 years and over14,50076.2
62 years and over5,94731.3
65 years and over4,93325.9
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05003

Total population19,021
Male9,51250.0
Males 18 years and over7,85882.6
Males 65 years and over2,45925.9
Female9,50950.0
Females 18 years and over7,82082.2
Females 65 years and over2,47426.0
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B02001 B02008 B02009 B02010 B02011 B02012 B02013

Total population19,021
One race18,83399.0
White alone18,47397.1
Black or African American350.2
American Indian and Alaska Native1170.6
Asian1260.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-
Some other race820.4
Two or more races1881.0
White (alone or in combination)18,58597.7
Black (alone or in combination)630.3
American Indian (alone or in combination)1881.0
Asian (alone or in combination)2061.1
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)-
Some other race (alone or in combination)1670.9
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B03002

Total population19,021
Hispanic or Latino of any race2951.6
Not Hispanic or Latino18,72698.4
White alone18,18795.6
Black or African American alone350.2
American Indian and Alaska Native alone1170.6
Asian alone1260.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone-

Economic

SubjectBenton County, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19013 B19025 B19051 B19061 B19055 B19065 B19059 B19069 B19056 B19066 B19057 B19067 B22001

Total households8,085
Less than $10,0007158.8
$10,000 to $14,99991111.3
$15,000 to $24,9991,31916.3
$25,000 to $34,9991,29316.0
$35,000 to $49,9991,26215.6
$50,000 to $74,9991,31916.3
$75,000 to $99,9996488.0
$100,000 to $149,9994365.4
$150,000 to $199,999760.9
$200,000 or more1061.3
Median household income$33,349
Mean household income$45,498
With earnings4,58556.7
Mean household earnings$45,817
With social security4,20952.1
Mean household social security income$17,312
With retirement income2,39329.6
Mean household retirement income$18,334
With supplemental security income5186.4
Mean household supplemental security income$6,651
With cash public assistance income2222.7
Mean household cash public assistance income$4,417
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months1,26515.6
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19113 B19127

Family households5,51668.2
Less than $10,0003265.9
$10,000 to $14,9992955.3
$15,000 to $24,99972713.2
$25,000 to $34,99986915.8
$35,000 to $49,99997217.6
$50,000 to $74,9991,13020.5
$75,000 to $99,99959810.8
$100,000 to $149,9994177.6
$150,000 to $199,999761.4
$200,000 or more1061.9
Median family income$44,067
Mean family income$55,208
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19301 B11001 B19202 B19214 B19325 B20017

Per-capita income$20,049
Nonfamily households2,56931.8
Median nonfamily income$18,597
Mean nonfamily income$23,853
All full-time workers4,510
All male full-time workers2,52155.9
All female full-time workers1,98944.1
Median earnings for workers$21,309
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$36,624
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$25,768
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 determined18,755
Persons below poverty3,48318.6
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined3,290
Persons under 18 in poverty76023.1
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined10,699
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty2,28621.4
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined4,766
Persons over 65 in poverty4379.2
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined15,41882.2
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined3,337
Persons in families in poverty2,40515.6
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over1,07832.3
Poverty ratio under 0.51,4637.8
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.992,02010.8
Poverty ratio in 1 to 25,02026.8
Poverty ratio in 2 and over10,25254.7
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001

Population 16 years and over16,106
In labor force7,25245.0
Civilian labor force7,25245.0
Employed civilians6,69792.3
Unemployed civilians5557.7
In military-
Not in labor force8,85455.0
Females 16 years and over8,08150.2
Females in labor force3,45021.4
Females in civilian labor force3,45021.4
Employed females3,17592.0
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 6911
All parents working55761.1
(Own) children aged 6 to 172,182
All parents working1,43965.9
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08301

Workers 16 years and over6,416
Workers 16+ who commute to work5,93792.5
Car, truck, or van; drove alone4,98977.8
Car, truck, or van; carpooled66410.3
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)50.1
Walked to work2173.4
Other means of commuting621.0
Worked at home4797.5
Mean travel time to work in minutes30.3
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over6,697
Management, professional, and related occupations1,90228.4
Service occupations1,20718.0
Sales and office occupations1,45621.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations891.3
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations89613.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,14717.1
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 C24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over6,697
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3645.4
Construction6529.7
Manufacturing78611.7
Wholesale trade1642.4
Retail trade79811.9
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4366.5
Information1001.5
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing2924.4
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative4256.3
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance1,44921.6
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services5628.4
Other services, except public administration3875.8
Public administration2824.2
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over6,697
Private wage and salary workers4,78671.5
Government workers1,04115.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business81212.1
Unpaid family workers580.9

Social

SubjectBenton County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B11001 B11003 B11005 B09020 B11007 B11002

Total households8,085
Family households5,51668.2
With own children under 18 years1,56319.3
Married-couple families4,66657.7
With own children under 18 years1,14914.2
Male householder, no wife present2062.5
With own children under 18 years1171.4
Female householder, no husband present6448.0
With own children under 18 years2973.7
Nonfamily households2,56931.8
Householder living alone2,22527.5
65 years and over living alone1,25415.5
Households with one or more people under 18 years1,81122.4
Households with one or more people 65 years and over3,42842.4
Average household size2.32
Average family size2.80
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09019

Total population19,021
Household population18,76898.7
Living in family households15,74783.9
Living in nonfamily households3,02116.1
Living alone2,22527.5
Living in group quarters2531.3
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B11002 B09019

Household population18,76898.7
Householder8,08543.1
Spouse4,68024.9
Child4,25122.7
Other relatives9715.2
Nonrelatives7814.2
Unmarried partner3351.8
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100041
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over16,348
Never married2,68716.4
Now married, except separated9,86560.3
Separated3252.0
Widowed1,63410.0
Divorced, and not currently married1,83711.2
S5. FERTILITY

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

Reference tables: B13002

Women 15 to 50 years3,270
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years1,27739.1
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months541.7
Unmarried women who gave birth814.8
Women 15 to 19 years1833.3
Women 20 to 34 years3666.7
Women 35 to 50 years-
Per 1,000 unmarried women6
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years17
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years34
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years34
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years-
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years445
Responsible for grandchildren24956.0
Less than 1 year12751.0
1 or 2 years83.2
3 or 4 years4216.9
5 or more years7228.9
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14002

Population 3 years and over18,548
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,26917.6
In nursery school, preschool1514.6
In kindergarten1765.4
In elementary school, grades 1-81,42543.6
In high school, grades 9-1294328.8
In college or graduate school57417.6
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002 B15003

Population 25 years and over14,500
Less than 9th grade7445.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,63311.3
High school graduate, includes equivalency6,77846.7
Some college, no degree2,85619.7
Associates degree8205.7
Bachelors degree1,0597.3
Graduate or professional degree6104.2
High school graduate or higher12,12383.6
Bachelor degree or higher1,66911.5
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B21001 B21002

Civilian population 18 years and over15,678100.0
Civilian veterans2,35215.0
S10a. DISABLED BY AGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons18,805
With a disability4,15722.1
Under 183,34017.8
With a disability1865.6
18 to 64 years10,69956.9
With a disability2,23520.9
65 years and over4,76625.3
With a disability1,73636.4
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over18,981
Same house17,05489.8
Different house in the U.S.1,92410.1
Same county, different house7213.8
Different county1,2036.3
Different county, same state6973.7
Different state5062.7
Lived abroad 1 year ago3
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05002

Total population19,021
U.S. native18,70398.3
Born in United States18,56697.6
Born in state of current residence11,99263.0
Born in different state than current residence6,57434.6
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents1370.7
Foreign born3181.7
Naturalized U.S. citizen10131.8
Not a U.S. citizen21768.2
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States4552.4
Native, born outside U.S.13730.1
Entered U.S. 2000 or later5238.0
Entered U.S. before 20008562.0
Foreign born3181.7
Entered U.S. 2000 or later4313.5
Entered U.S. before 200027586.5
S14. WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

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

Reference tables: B05006

Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea3181.7
Europe12238.4
Asia14645.9
Africa299.1
Oceania113.5
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)-
Northern America103.1
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over18,24295.9
English only17,82897.7
Language other than English4142.3
Speaks English less than "very well"850.5
Speak Spanish1250.7
Speaks English less than "very well"330.2

Housing

SubjectBenton County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25003 B25008 B25004 B25033

Total housing units14,083
Occupied housing units8,08557.4
Owner-occupied6,85484.8
Renter-occupied1,23115.2
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.32
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.35
Vacant housing units5,99842.6
For sale2474.1
For rent661.1
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use4,55876.0
Total owner units7,101
Homeowner vacancy rate3.5
Total rental units1,297
Rental vacancy rate5.1
People living in owned homes15,87483.5
People living in rental homes2,89415.2
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25024

Total housing units14,083
Single-family units10,91377.5
Single unit, detached10,86477.1
Single unit, attached490.3
Duplexes800.6
3 or 4 units2231.6
5 to 9 units950.7
10 to 19 units170.1
20 or more units90.1
Mobile home2,72219.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.240.2
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs193
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25001 B25034

Total housing units14,083
Built 2005 or later490.3
Built 2000 to 20041,74512.4
Built 1990 to 19992,89320.5
Built 1980 to 19892,14115.2
Built 1970 to 19792,23615.9
Built 1960 to 19691,75112.4
Built 1950 to 19591,50410.7
Built 1940 to 19494082.9
Built 1939 or earlier1,3569.6
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25038

Occupied housing units8,085
Moved in 2005 or later6097.5
Moved in 2000 to 20043,72746.1
Moved in 1990 to 19992,24227.7
Moved in 1980 to 19897589.4
Moved in 1970 to 19793944.9
Moved in 1969 or earlier3554.4
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25044

Occupied housing units8,085
No vehicles available4846.0
1 vehicle available2,75334.1
2 vehicles available3,39342.0
3 or more vehicles available1,45518.0
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25040

Occupied housing units8,085
Utility gas4355.4
Bottled, tank, or LP gas2,32828.8
Electricity4,32753.5
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.400.5
Coal or coke-
Wood86810.7
Solar energy-
Other fuel500.6
No fuel used370.5
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25049 B25053 B25043

Occupied housing units8,085
Lacking complete plumbing facilities1221.5
Lacking complete kitchen facilities1191.5
No telephone service available2803.5
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25014

Occupied housing units8,085
1.00 or less7,91997.9
1.01 to 1.50730.9
1.51 or more931.2
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25075 B25077 B25003 B25082

Owner-occupied units6,854
Less than $50,0001,29218.9
$50,000 to $99,9991,97528.8
$100,000 to $149,9991,37320.0
$150,000 to $199,9991,08415.8
$200,000 to $299,9996519.5
$300,000 to $499,9993675.4
$500,000 to $999,999781.1
$1,000,000 or more340.5
Median home value$104,300
Average home value$128,534
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25087 B25091 B25088

Owner-occupied units6,854
Housing units with a mortgage3,30248.2
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income1,15535.0
Median owner costs$954
Housing units without a mortgage3,55251.8
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income47613.4
Median owner costs$299
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25066 B25070

Renter-occupied units1,231
Paying cash rent93976.3
Paying no cash rent29223.7
Median rent$580
Average gross rent-
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income55645.2
Gross rent of $750 or more20116.3