ACS Profile Report: 2010-2014 (5-year estimates)

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Mercer County, Missouri (05000US29129)

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Demographic

SubjectMercer County, Missouri
NumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B16001 B09020

Total population3,735
Under 5 years2155.8
5 to 9 years2586.9
10 to 14 years2627.0
15 to 19 years2677.1
20 to 24 years1463.9
25 to 34 years3509.4
35 to 44 years41711.2
45 to 54 years53914.4
55 to 59 years2617.0
60 to 64 years2657.1
65 to 74 years37510.0
75 to 84 years2817.5
85 years and over992.7
Median age in years43.9
5 years and over3,52094.2
15 years and over3,00080.3
Under 18 years of age91024.4
18 years and over2,82575.6
21 years and over2,70372.4
25 years and over2,58769.3
62 years and over89524.0
65 years and over75520.2
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05003

Total population3,735
Male1,87250.1
18 years old and over1,40174.8
65 years old and over35218.8
Female1,86349.9
18 years old and over1,42476.4
65 years old and over40321.6
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B02001 B02008 B02009 B02010 B02011 B02012 B02013

Total population3,735
One race3,69398.9
White alone3,65697.9
Black or African American150.4
American Indian and Alaska Native20.1
Asian100.3
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.1
Some other race50.1
Two or more races421.1
White (alone or in combination)3,69899.0
Black (alone or in combination)210.6
American Indian (alone or in combination)240.6
Asian (alone or in combination)240.6
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)50.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)100.3
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B03003 B03002

Total population3,735
Hispanic or Latino of any race471.3
Not Hispanic or Latino3,68898.7
White alone3,61996.9
Black or African American alone150.4
American Indian and Alaska Native alone20.1
Asian alone100.3
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone50.1

Economic

SubjectMercer County, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

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

Total households1,537
Less than $10,0001469.5
$10,000 to $14,9991036.7
$15,000 to $24,99930019.5
$25,000 to $34,99915610.1
$35,000 to $49,99925916.9
$50,000 to $74,99927918.2
$75,000 to $99,99916110.5
$100,000 to $149,9991066.9
$150,000 to $199,999271.8
$200,000 or more-
With earnings1,11072.2
With social security64441.9
With retirement income28818.7
With supplemental security income634.1
With cash public assistance income452.9
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months18912.3
Median household income$38,925
Mean household income$47,129
Mean household earnings$47,371
Mean household social security income$16,299
Mean household retirement income$17,280
Mean household supplemental security income$9,078
Mean household cash public assistance income$1,907
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19113 B19127

Family households96062.5
Less than $10,000394.1
$10,000 to $14,999303.1
$15,000 to $24,99912613.1
$25,000 to $34,99910310.7
$35,000 to $49,99918819.6
$50,000 to $74,99921722.6
$75,000 to $99,99915516.1
$100,000 to $149,999818.4
$150,000 to $199,999212.2
$200,000 or more-
Median family income$49,500
Mean family income$56,599
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19301 B11001 B19202 B19214 B19325 B20017

Per-capita income$19,906
Nonfamily households57737.5
Median nonfamily income$21,215
Mean nonfamily income$29,742
All full-time workers1,168
All male full-time workers66757.1
All female full-time workers50142.9
Median earnings for workers$25,539
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$34,426
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$31,140
E4. POVERTY STATUS OVER THE LAST 12 MONTHS

Universe: Persons for whom poverty status is determined

Reference tables: B17001 B17021 B17010 B17007 C17002

Persons for whom poverty status is determined3,654
Persons below poverty65818.0
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined874
Persons under 18 in poverty23627.0
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined2,063
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty32715.9
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined717
Persons over 65 in poverty9513.2
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined2,95480.8
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined700
Persons in families in poverty45215.3
Family households in poverty10210.6
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over20629.4
Poverty ratio under 0.53088.4
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.993509.6
Poverty ratio in 1 to 298627.0
Poverty ratio in 2 and over2,01055.0
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B23025

Population 16 years and over2,925
In labor force1,74759.7
Civilian labor force1,74759.7
Employed civilians1,60892.0
Unemployed civilians1398.0
In military-
Not in labor force1,17840.3
Females 16 years and over1,46250.0
Females in labor force80127.4
Females in civilian labor force80127.4
Employed females76395.3
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 6285
All parents working22277.9
(Own) children aged 6 to 17579
All parents working37564.8
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08301 B08013 B08302

Workers 16 years and over1,561
Workers 16+ who commute to work1,43892.1
Car, truck, or van; drove alone1,12271.9
Car, truck, or van; carpooled18712.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)130.8
Walked to work946.0
Other means of commuting221.4
Worked at home1237.9
Mean travel time to work in minutes20.9
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over1,608
Management, business, science, and arts occupations52432.6
Service occupations26316.4
Sales and office occupations31319.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1479.1
Construction, extraction, installation, maintenance, and repair occupations1016.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations26016.2
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 C24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over1,608
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining36422.6
Construction644.0
Manufacturing1096.8
Wholesale trade432.7
Retail trade16910.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1137.0
Information493.0
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing362.2
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative503.1
Educational services, and health care and social assistance39224.4
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services472.9
Other services, except public administration966.0
Public administration764.7
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over1,608
Private wage and salary workers1,06266.0
Government workers31419.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business22313.9
Unpaid family workers90.6
E11. INSURANCE COVERAGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B27010

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons3,680
Under 65 years of age2,96380.5
Without insurance coverage59119.9
Under 18 years of age90024.5
Without insurance coverage14816.4

Social

SubjectMercer County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B11001 B11003 B11005 B11010 B11007 B11002

Total households1,537
Family households96062.5
With own children under 18 years36523.7
Married-couple families77950.7
With own children under 18 years26217.0
Male householder, no wife present392.5
With own children under 18 years171.1
Female householder, no husband present1429.2
With own children under 18 years865.6
Nonfamily households57737.5
Householder living alone54494.3
65 years and over living alone29050.3
Households with one or more people under 18 years38625.1
Households with one or more people 65 years and over55336.0
Average household size2.39
Average family size3.08
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B09019

Total population3,735
Household population3,66898.2
Living in family households3,05883.4
Living in nonfamily households61016.6
Living alone54494.3
Living in group quarters671.8
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09019 B19001

Household population3,66898.2
Householder1,53741.9
Spouse77221.0
Child1,05528.8
Other relatives1674.6
Nonrelatives1373.7
Unmarried partner631.7
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100041
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over3,000
Never married62320.8
Now married, except separated1,67055.7
Separated571.9
Widowed31310.4
Divorced, and not currently married33711.2
S5. FERTILITY

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

Reference tables: B13002 B13001

Women 15 to 50 years old732
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old28538.9
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months294.0
Unmarried women who gave birth931.0
Women 15 to 19 years of age-
Women 20 to 34 years of age2275.9
Women 35 to 50 years of age724.1
Per 1,000 unmarried women32
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old40
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old-
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old91
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old19
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years30
Responsible for grandchildren1446.7
Less than 1 year642.9
1 or 2 years535.7
3 or 4 years-
5 or more years321.4
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14002

Population 3 years and over3,621
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school80922.3
In nursery school, preschool8710.8
In kindergarten8210.1
In elementary school, grades 1-837346.1
In high school, grades 9-1214417.8
In college or graduate school12315.2
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002 B15003

Population 25 years and over2,587
Less than 9th grade1626.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1515.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,25848.6
Some college, no degree46618.0
Associates degree1827.0
Bachelors degree2399.2
Graduate or professional degree1295.0
High school graduate or higher2,27487.9
Bachelor degree or higher36814.2
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B21001 B21002

Civilian population 18 years and over2,825100.0
Civilian veterans33711.9
S10a. DISABLED BY AGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons3,680
With a disability59116.1
Persons under 1890024.5
With a disability374.1
Persons 18 to 64 years2,06356.1
With a disability21710.5
Persons 65 years and over71719.5
With a disability33747.0
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over3,711
Same house3,23287.1
Different house in the U.S.47912.9
Same county21845.5
Different county (any)26154.5
Different county (same state)21344.5
Different state4810.0
Lived abroad 1 year ago-
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05002

Total population3,735
U.S. native3,69899.0
Born in United States3,67199.3
Born in state of current residence2,18759.6
Born in different state than current residence1,48440.4
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents270.7
Foreign born371.0
Naturalized U.S. citizen924.3
Not a U.S. citizen2875.7
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States641.7
Native, born outside U.S.2742.2
Entered U.S. 2000 or later-
Entered U.S. before 200027100.0
Foreign born371.0
Entered U.S. 2000 or later616.2
Entered U.S. before 20003183.8
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 sea371.0
Europe2362.2
Asia718.9
Africa-
Oceania-
South and Central America (includes Mexico)-
Northern America718.9
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over3,52094.2
English only3,26892.8
Language other than English2527.2
Speaks English less than "very well"11947.2
Speak Spanish150.4
Speaks English less than "very well"-

Housing

SubjectMercer County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25003 B25008 B25004 B25033

Total housing units2,134
Occupied housing units1,53772.0
Owner-occupied1,13974.1
Renter-occupied39825.9
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.47
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.15
Vacant housing units59728.0
For sale386.4
For rent345.7
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use27846.6
Total owner units1,177
Homeowner vacancy rate3.2
Total rental units432
Rental vacancy rate7.9
People living in owned homes2,81175.3
People living in rental homes85722.9
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25024

Total housing units2,134
Single-family units1,70379.8
Single unit, detached1,69599.5
Single unit, attached80.5
Duplexes261.2
3 or 4 units492.3
5 to 9 units40.2
10 to 19 units281.3
20 or more units492.3
Mobile home27512.9
Boat, RV, van, etc.-
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs129
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25034

Total housing units2,134
Built 2010 or later140.7
Built 2000 to 20091979.2
Built 1990 to 19991567.3
Built 1980 to 198922410.5
Built 1970 to 197941619.5
Built 1960 to 196924911.7
Built 1950 to 19591687.9
Built 1940 to 19491235.8
Built 1939 or earlier58727.5
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25038

Occupied housing units1,537
Moved in 2010 or later25716.7
Moved in 2000 to 200968944.8
Moved in 1990 to 199930820.0
Moved in 1980 to 1989895.8
Moved in 1970 to 1979895.8
Moved in 1969 or earlier1056.8
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044

Occupied housing units1,537
No vehicles available1127.3
1 vehicle available45529.6
2 vehicles available57437.3
3 or more vehicles available39625.8
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25040

Occupied housing units1,537
Utility gas48031.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas43528.3
Electricity39125.4
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.-
Coal or coke-
Wood22014.3
Solar energy-
Other fuel60.4
No fuel used50.3
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25049 B25053 B25043

Occupied housing units1,537
Lacking complete plumbing facilities392.5
Lacking complete kitchen facilities503.3
No telephone service available352.3
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25014

Occupied housing units1,537
1.00 or less1,49096.9
1.01 to 1.50473.1
1.51 or more-
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25075 B25077 B25082 B25003

Owner-occupied units1,139
Less than $50,00038433.7
$50,000 to $99,99940435.5
$100,000 to $149,99915113.3
$150,000 to $199,999817.1
$200,000 to $299,999696.1
$300,000 to $499,999312.7
$500,000 to $999,999191.7
$1,000,000 or more-
Median home value$71,300
Average home value$95,019
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25087 B25088 B25091

Owner-occupied units1,139
Housing units with a mortgage49543.5
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income12926.1
Median owner costs$810
Housing units without a mortgage64456.5
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income6610.2
Median owner costs$323
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25065 B25070

Renter-occupied units398
Paying cash rent32882.4
Paying no cash rent7017.6
Median rent$544
Average gross rent$515
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income10125.4
Gross rent of $750 or more358.8