MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

ACS Profile Report: 2008-2012 (5-year estimates)

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Vernon County, Missouri (05000US29217)

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Demographic

SubjectVernon County, Missouri
NumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B23004

Total population20,958
Under 5 years1,4566.9
5 to 9 years1,3356.4
10 to 14 years1,5997.6
15 to 19 years1,6107.7
20 to 24 years1,1205.3
25 to 34 years2,27910.9
35 to 44 years2,36211.3
45 to 54 years3,03814.5
55 to 59 years1,2936.2
60 to 64 years1,4617.0
65 to 74 years1,7838.5
75 to 84 years1,0905.2
85 years and over5322.5
Median age in years40.3
5 years and over19,50293.1
15 years and over16,56879.1
Under 18 years5,33225.4
18 years and over15,62674.6
21 years and over14,68070.0
25 years and over13,83866.0
62 years and over4,34020.7
65 years and over3,40516.2
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05003

Total population20,958
Male10,12448.3
Males 18 years and over7,36172.7
Males 65 years and over1,49714.8
Female10,83451.7
Females 18 years and over8,26576.3
Females 65 years and over1,90817.6
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B02001 B02008 B02009 B02010 B02011 B02012 B02013

Total population20,958
One race20,63398.4
White alone20,25596.6
Black or African American1270.6
American Indian and Alaska Native760.4
Asian1320.6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5
Some other race380.2
Two or more races3251.6
White (alone or in combination)20,56798.1
Black (alone or in combination)1510.7
American Indian (alone or in combination)3531.7
Asian (alone or in combination)1490.7
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)170.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)500.2
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B03002

Total population20,958
Hispanic or Latino of any race3421.6
Not Hispanic or Latino20,61698.4
White alone19,93795.1
Black or African American alone1270.6
American Indian and Alaska Native alone760.4
Asian alone1320.6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone5

Economic

SubjectVernon 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 households8,160
Less than $10,0007449.1
$10,000 to $14,9997218.8
$15,000 to $24,9991,31316.1
$25,000 to $34,99999712.2
$35,000 to $49,9991,43217.5
$50,000 to $74,9991,43817.6
$75,000 to $99,99983610.2
$100,000 to $149,9995156.3
$150,000 to $199,9991101.3
$200,000 or more540.7
Median household income$38,138
Mean household income$46,726
With earnings6,02173.8
Mean household earnings$45,957
With social security3,20039.2
Mean household social security income$15,277
With retirement income1,99524.4
Mean household retirement income$14,863
With supplemental security income5366.6
Mean household supplemental security income$7,854
With cash public assistance income2963.6
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,849
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months1,33216.3
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19113 B19127

Family households5,28964.8
Less than $10,0003737.1
$10,000 to $14,9992073.9
$15,000 to $24,99955110.4
$25,000 to $34,99965412.4
$35,000 to $49,9991,05920.0
$50,000 to $74,9991,14021.6
$75,000 to $99,99974014.0
$100,000 to $149,9994127.8
$150,000 to $199,999991.9
$200,000 or more541.0
Median family income$47,387
Mean family income$55,010
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19301 B11001 B19202 B19214 B19325 B20017

Per-capita income$19,193
Nonfamily households2,87135.2
Median nonfamily income$20,979
Mean nonfamily income$29,555
All full-time workers6,484
All male full-time workers3,39852.4
All female full-time workers3,08647.6
Median earnings for workers$21,233
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$33,833
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$26,302
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 determined20,039
Persons below poverty4,34421.7
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined5,080
Persons under 18 in poverty1,82435.9
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined11,828
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty2,24519.0
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined3,131
Persons over 65 in poverty2758.8
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined16,08680.3
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined3,953
Persons in families in poverty3,15819.6
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over1,18630.0
Poverty ratio under 0.52,08910.4
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.992,25511.3
Poverty ratio in 1 to 24,32321.6
Poverty ratio in 2 and over11,37256.7
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001

Population 16 years and over16,244
In labor force9,82460.5
Civilian labor force9,81360.4
Employed civilians9,17793.5
Unemployed civilians6366.5
In military110.1
Not in labor force6,42039.5
Females 16 years and over8,54552.6
Females in labor force4,93830.4
Females in civilian labor force4,93830.4
Employed females4,69795.1
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 61,565
All parents working1,01464.8
(Own) children aged 6 to 173,374
All parents working2,53775.2
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08301

Workers 16 years and over9,042
Workers 16+ who commute to work8,57694.8
Car, truck, or van; drove alone6,97377.1
Car, truck, or van; carpooled1,19813.2
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)210.2
Walked to work2382.6
Other means of commuting1461.6
Worked at home4665.2
Mean travel time to work in minutes18.1
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over9,177
Management, professional, and related occupations2,70629.5
Service occupations1,97121.5
Sales and office occupations2,15923.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2052.2
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations7638.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,37315.0
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 C24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over9,177
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining7608.3
Construction4665.1
Manufacturing94610.3
Wholesale trade2562.8
Retail trade1,24013.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4374.8
Information1661.8
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing6587.2
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative3313.6
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance2,56127.9
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services5365.8
Other services, except public administration3844.2
Public administration4364.8
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over9,177
Private wage and salary workers6,62672.2
Government workers1,34414.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,17612.8
Unpaid family workers310.3

Social

SubjectVernon County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B11001 B11003 B11005 B09020 B11007 B11002

Total households8,160
Family households5,28964.8
With own children under 18 years2,17226.6
Married-couple families3,98348.8
With own children under 18 years1,21614.9
Male householder, no wife present3644.5
With own children under 18 years2473.0
Female householder, no husband present94211.5
With own children under 18 years7098.7
Nonfamily households2,87135.2
Householder living alone2,55231.3
65 years and over living alone1,05312.9
Households with one or more people under 18 years2,42329.7
Households with one or more people 65 years and over2,34128.7
Average household size2.45
Average family size3.04
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09019

Total population20,958
Household population20,02395.5
Living in family households16,51382.5
Living in nonfamily households3,51017.5
Living alone2,55231.3
Living in group quarters9354.5
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B11002 B09019

Household population20,02395.5
Householder8,16040.8
Spouse3,97519.9
Child6,10030.5
Other relatives7223.6
Nonrelatives1,0665.3
Unmarried partner4502.2
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100055
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over16,568
Never married4,01224.2
Now married, except separated8,33550.3
Separated4502.7
Widowed1,5769.5
Divorced, and not currently married2,19513.2
S5. FERTILITY

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

Reference tables: B13002

Women 15 to 50 years4,731
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years2,48152.4
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months3297.0
Unmarried women who gave birth15045.6
Women 15 to 19 years20.6
Women 20 to 34 years27383.0
Women 35 to 50 years5416.4
Per 1,000 unmarried women60
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years70
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years2
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years158
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years25
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years301
Responsible for grandchildren18762.1
Less than 1 year7138.0
1 or 2 years3920.9
3 or 4 years52.7
5 or more years7238.5
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14002

Population 3 years and over20,034
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,17425.8
In nursery school, preschool2935.7
In kindergarten3276.3
In elementary school, grades 1-82,36345.7
In high school, grades 9-121,11021.5
In college or graduate school1,08120.9
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002 B15003

Population 25 years and over13,838
Less than 9th grade8035.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,2799.2
High school graduate, includes equivalency6,02843.6
Some college, no degree2,88620.9
Associates degree8996.5
Bachelors degree1,1788.5
Graduate or professional degree7655.5
High school graduate or higher11,75685.0
Bachelor degree or higher1,94314.0
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B21001 B21002

Civilian population 18 years and over15,61599.9
Civilian veterans1,66710.7
S10a. DISABLED BY AGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons20,423
With a disability4,42321.7
Under 185,21725.5
With a disability2835.4
18 to 64 years12,07559.1
With a disability2,65322.0
65 years and over3,13115.3
With a disability1,48747.5
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over20,659
Same house17,13582.9
Different house in the U.S.3,49616.9
Same county, different house2,19710.6
Different county1,2996.3
Different county, same state8264.0
Different state4732.3
Lived abroad 1 year ago280.1
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05002

Total population20,958
U.S. native20,67998.7
Born in United States20,60498.3
Born in state of current residence13,71965.5
Born in different state than current residence6,88532.9
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents750.4
Foreign born2791.3
Naturalized U.S. citizen6422.9
Not a U.S. citizen21577.1
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States3541.7
Native, born outside U.S.7521.2
Entered U.S. 2000 or later45.3
Entered U.S. before 20007194.7
Foreign born2791.3
Entered U.S. 2000 or later18064.5
Entered U.S. before 20009935.5
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 sea2791.3
Europe196.8
Asia6724.0
Africa196.8
Oceania15254.5
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)124.3
Northern America103.6
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over19,50293.1
English only19,02697.6
Language other than English4762.4
Speaks English less than "very well"1961.0
Speak Spanish1230.6
Speaks English less than "very well"320.2

Housing

SubjectVernon County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25003 B25008 B25004 B25033

Total housing units9,476
Occupied housing units8,16086.1
Owner-occupied5,86471.9
Renter-occupied2,29628.1
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.48
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.38
Vacant housing units1,31613.9
For sale19915.1
For rent28521.7
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use23417.8
Total owner units6,063
Homeowner vacancy rate3.3
Total rental units2,581
Rental vacancy rate11.0
People living in owned homes14,56269.5
People living in rental homes5,46126.1
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25024

Total housing units9,476
Single-family units7,34977.6
Single unit, detached7,18875.9
Single unit, attached1611.7
Duplexes2312.4
3 or 4 units5315.6
5 to 9 units1331.4
10 to 19 units650.7
20 or more units830.9
Mobile home1,08411.4
Boat, RV, van, etc.-
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs114
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25001 B25034

Total housing units9,476
Built 2005 or later370.4
Built 2000 to 20048689.2
Built 1990 to 19991,32814.0
Built 1980 to 19891,24813.2
Built 1970 to 19791,42815.1
Built 1960 to 19697998.4
Built 1950 to 19597517.9
Built 1940 to 19494064.3
Built 1939 or earlier2,61127.6
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25038

Occupied housing units8,160
Moved in 2005 or later7268.9
Moved in 2000 to 20043,93248.2
Moved in 1990 to 19991,72421.1
Moved in 1980 to 198988610.9
Moved in 1970 to 19794575.6
Moved in 1969 or earlier4355.3
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25044

Occupied housing units8,160
No vehicles available5296.5
1 vehicle available2,74333.6
2 vehicles available2,99636.7
3 or more vehicles available1,89223.2
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25040

Occupied housing units8,160
Utility gas2,42629.7
Bottled, tank, or LP gas2,03725.0
Electricity2,96636.3
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.-
Coal or coke-
Wood6758.3
Solar energy-
Other fuel560.7
No fuel used-
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25049 B25053 B25043

Occupied housing units8,160
Lacking complete plumbing facilities520.6
Lacking complete kitchen facilities460.6
No telephone service available2342.9
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25014

Occupied housing units8,160
1.00 or less8,03098.4
1.01 to 1.50720.9
1.51 or more580.7
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25075 B25077 B25003 B25082

Owner-occupied units5,864
Less than $50,0001,45924.9
$50,000 to $99,9992,05935.1
$100,000 to $149,99980613.7
$150,000 to $199,99965711.2
$200,000 to $299,9995449.3
$300,000 to $499,9992604.4
$500,000 to $999,999621.1
$1,000,000 or more170.3
Median home value$83,600
Average home value$113,946
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25087 B25091 B25088

Owner-occupied units5,864
Housing units with a mortgage3,07952.5
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income95931.1
Median owner costs$954
Housing units without a mortgage2,78547.5
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income32711.7
Median owner costs$322
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25066 B25070

Renter-occupied units2,296
Paying cash rent2,02688.2
Paying no cash rent27011.8
Median rent$593
Average gross rent-
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income99143.2
Gross rent of $750 or more52222.7