MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

ACS Profile Report: 2008-2012 (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 population89,162
Under 5 years6,1466.9
5 to 9 years6,1746.9
10 to 14 years5,2275.9
15 to 19 years6,1266.9
20 to 24 years7,0537.9
25 to 34 years11,92713.4
35 to 44 years10,92312.3
45 to 54 years12,78114.3
55 to 59 years5,6776.4
60 to 64 years4,7275.3
65 to 74 years6,2857.0
75 to 84 years3,9394.4
85 years and over2,1772.4
Median age in years36.6
5 years and over83,01693.1
15 years and over71,61580.3
Under 18 years20,96023.5
18 years and over68,20276.5
21 years and over63,62271.4
25 years and over58,43665.5
62 years and over15,07916.9
65 years and over12,40113.9
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05003

Total population89,162
Male44,50049.9
Males 18 years and over33,82176.0
Males 65 years and over5,06911.4
Female44,66250.1
Females 18 years and over34,38177.0
Females 65 years and over7,33216.4
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B02001 B02008 B02009 B02010 B02011 B02012 B02013

Total population89,162
One race86,23196.7
White alone79,99989.7
Black or African American4,0214.5
American Indian and Alaska Native3130.4
Asian7030.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1640.2
Some other race1,0311.2
Two or more races2,9313.3
White (alone or in combination)82,75492.8
Black (alone or in combination)5,7666.5
American Indian (alone or in combination)1,3421.5
Asian (alone or in combination)1,0651.2
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)2280.3
Some other race (alone or in combination)1,2871.4
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B03002

Total population89,162
Hispanic or Latino of any race4,6875.3
Not Hispanic or Latino84,47594.7
White alone76,75386.1
Black or African American alone3,9734.5
American Indian and Alaska Native alone2660.3
Asian alone7030.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone1640.2

Economic

SubjectBuchanan 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 households33,582
Less than $10,0002,7898.3
$10,000 to $14,9992,2266.6
$15,000 to $24,9994,10112.2
$25,000 to $34,9994,18112.5
$35,000 to $49,9995,38016.0
$50,000 to $74,9996,64619.8
$75,000 to $99,9994,06512.1
$100,000 to $149,9992,9878.9
$150,000 to $199,9997372.2
$200,000 or more4701.4
Median household income$44,181
Mean household income$56,325
With earnings25,79076.8
Mean household earnings$56,996
With social security10,39030.9
Mean household social security income$16,231
With retirement income6,52519.4
Mean household retirement income$17,575
With supplemental security income1,7805.3
Mean household supplemental security income$8,280
With cash public assistance income9582.9
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,759
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months5,07015.1
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19113 B19127

Family households21,20963.2
Less than $10,0009744.6
$10,000 to $14,9997013.3
$15,000 to $24,9991,6477.8
$25,000 to $34,9992,42511.4
$35,000 to $49,9993,47716.4
$50,000 to $74,9995,04923.8
$75,000 to $99,9993,33115.7
$100,000 to $149,9992,51211.8
$150,000 to $199,9996733.2
$200,000 or more4202.0
Median family income$55,952
Mean family income$67,614
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19301 B11001 B19202 B19214 B19325 B20017

Per-capita income$22,184
Nonfamily households12,37336.8
Median nonfamily income$25,193
Mean nonfamily income$33,844
All full-time workers28,317
All male full-time workers15,60955.1
All female full-time workers12,70844.9
Median earnings for workers$25,619
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$40,322
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$31,026
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 determined85,044
Persons below poverty14,01416.5
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined20,410
Persons under 18 in poverty4,63922.7
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined52,881
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty8,35515.8
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined11,753
Persons over 65 in poverty1,0208.7
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined67,13178.9
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined17,913
Persons in families in poverty8,40112.5
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over5,61331.3
Poverty ratio under 0.56,5747.7
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.997,4408.7
Poverty ratio in 1 to 218,64021.9
Poverty ratio in 2 and over52,39061.6
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001

Population 16 years and over70,418
In labor force45,00563.9
Civilian labor force44,86563.7
Employed civilians41,29392.0
Unemployed civilians3,5728.0
In military1400.2
Not in labor force25,41336.1
Females 16 years and over35,61850.6
Females in labor force21,75530.9
Females in civilian labor force21,73630.9
Employed females20,27893.3
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 66,923
All parents working4,86670.3
(Own) children aged 6 to 1712,734
All parents working9,88077.6
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08301

Workers 16 years and over40,866
Workers 16+ who commute to work39,81197.4
Car, truck, or van; drove alone33,03380.8
Car, truck, or van; carpooled4,98212.2
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)4051.0
Walked to work8522.1
Other means of commuting5391.3
Worked at home1,0552.6
Mean travel time to work in minutes17.5
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over41,293
Management, professional, and related occupations11,55028.0
Service occupations7,99619.4
Sales and office occupations10,01524.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1830.4
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations3,4168.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations8,13319.7
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 C24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over41,293
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining4231.0
Construction2,4185.9
Manufacturing7,51218.2
Wholesale trade1,0832.6
Retail trade4,75911.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2,0775.0
Information5581.4
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing2,4235.9
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative2,5536.2
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance9,70723.5
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services3,7279.0
Other services, except public administration2,2215.4
Public administration1,8324.4
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over41,293
Private wage and salary workers34,13782.7
Government workers5,22112.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,8714.5
Unpaid family workers640.2

Social

SubjectBuchanan County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B11001 B11003 B11005 B09020 B11007 B11002

Total households33,582
Family households21,20963.2
With own children under 18 years9,10127.1
Married-couple families15,33945.7
With own children under 18 years5,75417.1
Male householder, no wife present1,7975.4
With own children under 18 years9052.7
Female householder, no husband present4,07312.1
With own children under 18 years2,4427.3
Nonfamily households12,37336.8
Householder living alone10,37730.9
65 years and over living alone3,83211.4
Households with one or more people under 18 years10,26430.6
Households with one or more people 65 years and over8,50525.3
Average household size2.53
Average family size3.17
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09019

Total population89,162
Household population85,11095.5
Living in family households69,63181.8
Living in nonfamily households15,47918.2
Living alone10,37730.9
Living in group quarters4,0524.5
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B11002 B09019

Household population85,11095.5
Householder33,58239.5
Spouse15,27517.9
Child25,11529.5
Other relatives5,5326.5
Nonrelatives5,6066.6
Unmarried partner2,4412.9
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100073
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over71,615
Never married22,44631.3
Now married, except separated33,07646.2
Separated1,6162.3
Widowed4,6816.5
Divorced, and not currently married9,79613.7
S5. FERTILITY

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

Reference tables: B13002

Women 15 to 50 years20,862
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years11,56655.4
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months1,4406.9
Unmarried women who gave birth70348.8
Women 15 to 19 years1127.8
Women 20 to 34 years1,20483.6
Women 35 to 50 years1248.6
Per 1,000 unmarried women61
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years69
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years37
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years132
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years14
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years1,727
Responsible for grandchildren58633.9
Less than 1 year8815.0
1 or 2 years25944.2
3 or 4 years457.7
5 or more years19433.1
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14002

Population 3 years and over85,416
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school22,36326.2
In nursery school, preschool1,5737.0
In kindergarten1,1475.1
In elementary school, grades 1-89,17841.0
In high school, grades 9-124,97922.3
In college or graduate school5,48624.5
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002 B15003

Population 25 years and over58,436
Less than 9th grade2,9645.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,5529.5
High school graduate, includes equivalency21,73537.2
Some college, no degree13,21422.6
Associates degree3,1055.3
Bachelors degree7,82113.4
Graduate or professional degree4,0456.9
High school graduate or higher49,92085.4
Bachelor degree or higher11,86620.3
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B21001 B21002

Civilian population 18 years and over68,06299.8
Civilian veterans7,65211.2
S10a. DISABLED BY AGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons86,190
With a disability12,93915.0
Under 1820,88124.2
With a disability8794.2
18 to 64 years53,55662.1
With a disability7,15613.4
65 years and over11,75313.6
With a disability4,90441.7
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over87,914
Same house69,63979.2
Different house in the U.S.18,02020.5
Same county, different house10,68612.2
Different county7,3348.3
Different county, same state4,3274.9
Different state3,0073.4
Lived abroad 1 year ago2550.3
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05002

Total population89,162
U.S. native86,39396.9
Born in United States85,77296.2
Born in state of current residence62,82770.5
Born in different state than current residence22,94525.7
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents6210.7
Foreign born2,7693.1
Naturalized U.S. citizen1,12840.7
Not a U.S. citizen1,64159.3
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States3,3903.8
Native, born outside U.S.62118.3
Entered U.S. 2000 or later7712.4
Entered U.S. before 200054487.6
Foreign born2,7693.1
Entered U.S. 2000 or later1,26245.6
Entered U.S. before 20001,50754.4
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 sea2,7693.1
Europe31311.3
Asia58121.0
Africa54619.7
Oceania311.1
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)1,22344.2
Northern America752.7
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over83,01693.1
English only78,60694.7
Language other than English4,4105.3
Speaks English less than "very well"2,0562.5
Speak Spanish2,5303.0
Speaks English less than "very well"1,1401.4

Housing

SubjectBuchanan County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25003 B25008 B25004 B25033

Total housing units38,416
Occupied housing units33,58287.4
Owner-occupied22,07365.7
Renter-occupied11,50934.3
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.63
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.36
Vacant housing units4,83412.6
For sale54811.3
For rent80316.6
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use1743.6
Total owner units22,621
Homeowner vacancy rate2.4
Total rental units12,312
Rental vacancy rate6.5
People living in owned homes57,95565.0
People living in rental homes27,15530.5
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25024

Total housing units38,416
Single-family units29,57477.0
Single unit, detached28,05773.0
Single unit, attached1,5173.9
Duplexes1,5404.0
3 or 4 units1,3203.4
5 to 9 units1,4673.8
10 to 19 units1,0492.7
20 or more units1,8264.8
Mobile home1,6404.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.-
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs43
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25001 B25034

Total housing units38,416
Built 2005 or later350.1
Built 2000 to 20043,0888.0
Built 1990 to 19993,6029.4
Built 1980 to 19892,6997.0
Built 1970 to 19795,45514.2
Built 1960 to 19694,19810.9
Built 1950 to 19594,59912.0
Built 1940 to 19493,1698.2
Built 1939 or earlier11,57130.1
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25038

Occupied housing units33,582
Moved in 2005 or later4,38313.1
Moved in 2000 to 200416,69349.7
Moved in 1990 to 19995,68316.9
Moved in 1980 to 19892,9378.7
Moved in 1970 to 19791,8725.6
Moved in 1969 or earlier2,0146.0
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25044

Occupied housing units33,582
No vehicles available2,8568.5
1 vehicle available11,96735.6
2 vehicles available12,56937.4
3 or more vehicles available6,19018.4
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25040

Occupied housing units33,582
Utility gas20,90962.3
Bottled, tank, or LP gas1,8315.5
Electricity10,14130.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.430.1
Coal or coke-
Wood4861.4
Solar energy-
Other fuel1010.3
No fuel used710.2
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25049 B25053 B25043

Occupied housing units33,582
Lacking complete plumbing facilities720.2
Lacking complete kitchen facilities3291.0
No telephone service available1,0263.1
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25014

Occupied housing units33,582
1.00 or less33,09098.5
1.01 to 1.504141.2
1.51 or more780.2
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25075 B25077 B25003 B25082

Owner-occupied units22,073
Less than $50,0002,98813.5
$50,000 to $99,9997,14232.4
$100,000 to $149,9994,71021.3
$150,000 to $199,9993,53016.0
$200,000 to $299,9992,48411.3
$300,000 to $499,9999294.2
$500,000 to $999,9992221.0
$1,000,000 or more680.3
Median home value$108,300
Average home value$135,418
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25087 B25091 B25088

Owner-occupied units22,073
Housing units with a mortgage13,77262.4
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income3,36824.5
Median owner costs$1,070
Housing units without a mortgage8,30137.6
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income95511.5
Median owner costs$349
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25066 B25070

Renter-occupied units11,509
Paying cash rent10,59092.0
Paying no cash rent9198.0
Median rent$660
Average gross rent$710
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income5,07344.1
Gross rent of $750 or more3,98734.6