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Social Characteristics of Missouri

Missouri Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    2,361,232
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    1,532,908
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    64.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    658,625
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    27.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    1,146,130
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    48.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    437,714
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    18.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    100,961
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    54,643
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    285,817
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    12.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    166,268
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    7.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    828,324
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    35.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    686,875
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    29.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    249,018
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    10.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    733,043
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    31.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    615,921
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    26.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.48
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.07
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    5,853,793
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    2,361,232
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    40.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    1,145,266
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    19.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    1,715,897
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    29.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    306,926
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    324,472
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    140,214
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    2,356,977
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    767,733
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    32.6%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    1,221,789
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    51.8%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    39,627
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    65,183
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    262,645
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    11.1%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    2,505,060
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    674,662
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    26.9%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    1,206,201
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    48.2%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    53,718
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    2.1%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    245,984
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    9.8%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    324,495
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    13.0%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    79,260
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    29,383
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    37.1%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    38
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    55
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    25
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    101
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    21
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    113,919
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    50,980
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    44.8%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    11,523
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    10.1%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    11,773
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    10.3%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    8,462
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    19,222
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    16.9%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    50,980
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    31,268
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    61.3%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    36,576
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    71.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    1,555,899
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    97,257
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    79,864
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    625,477
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    40.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    316,222
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    20.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    437,079
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    28.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    4,028,930
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    156,034
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    3.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    326,706
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    8.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    1,265,481
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    31.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    915,730
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    22.7%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    290,937
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    7.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    672,563
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    16.7%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    401,479
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    10.0%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    88.0%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    26.7%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    4,601,619
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    466,762
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    10.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    5,914,681
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    835,980
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    14.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    1,402,070
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    64,216
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    3,668,216
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    454,126
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    12.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    844,395
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    317,638
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    37.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    5,955,833
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    4,996,550
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    83.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    937,896
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    15.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    532,984
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    404,912
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    6.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    251,728
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    4.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    153,184
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    21,387
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    6,028,076
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    5,792,081
  • Percentage of Native persons
    96.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    5,751,970
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    95.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    3,988,034
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    66.2%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    1,763,936
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    29.3%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    40,111
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    235,995
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    3.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    235,995
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    103,033
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    43.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    132,962
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    56.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    276,106
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    40,111
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    40111%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    2,077
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    38,034
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    94.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    235,995
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    26,112
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    11.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    209,883
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    88.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    235,995
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    48,954
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    20.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    87,022
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    36.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    19,339
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    8.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    3,655
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    71,190
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    30.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    5,835
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    5,648,803
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    5,306,006
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    93.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    342,797
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    126,737
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    144,376
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    54,023
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    104,021
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    31,633
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    67,508
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    31,506
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    26,892
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    9,575
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    6,028,076
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    623,506
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    10.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    18,742
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    28,050
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    18,872
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    96,298
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    557,179
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    190,250
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    14,276
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    1,499,638
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    24.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    16,316
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    14,787
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    811,796
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    13.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    210,704
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    5,486
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    43,278
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    105,788
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    6,124
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    30,478
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    69,902
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    102,226
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    4,822
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    35,203
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    59,517
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    24,315
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    8,033
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    36,904
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    6,466
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.1%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.