Census 2010 Profile Report

For geographies:

Mercer County, MO (05000US29129)

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Demographic

SubjectMercer County, MO
NumberPercent
D1. TOTAL POPULATION TRENDS, ETC.

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P12

Total population3,785
Total population, 20003,757
Change in population, 2000-2010280.8
Males1,90350.3
Females1,88249.7
Population density8
Land area (square miles)454
D2. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P12 P13

Persons under 5 years old2626.9
Persons 5 to 9 years old2436.4
Persons 10 to 14 years old2967.8
Persons 15 to 17 years old1624.3
Persons 18 to 19 years old842.2
Persons 20 to 24 years old1493.9
Persons 25 to 34 years old3479.2
Persons 35 to 44 years old40510.7
Persons 45 to 54 years old58515.5
Persons 55 to 59 years old2867.6
Persons 60 to 64 years old2035.4
Persons 65 to 74 years old38810.3
Persons 75 to 84 years old2476.5
Persons 85 and older1283.4
Median age44
Children under 18 years old96325.4
Persons 15 to 19 years old2466.5
Persons 18 to 24 years old2336.2
Persons 25 to 44 years old75219.9
Persons 45 to 64 years old1,07428.4
Persons 18 and older2,82274.6
Males 18 and older1,40037.0
Females 18 and older1,42237.6
Persons 21 and older2,70771.5
Persons 62 and older86923.0
Persons 65 and older76320.2
Males 65 and older35246.1
Females 65 and older41153.9
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P3 P6 PCT8 PCT5

One race3,74999.0
White3,70097.8
Black or African American60.2
American Indian / Alaska Native170.4
Asian190.5
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1
Some other race60.2
Two or more races361.0
White (alone or in combination)3,73698.7
Black (alone or in combination)150.4
American Indian / Alaska Native (alone or in combination)371.0
Asian (alone or in combination)230.6
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander (alone or in combination)30.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)70.2
Native Hawaiian1
Guamanian or Chamorro-
Samoan-
Other Pacific Islander-
Asian Indian1
Chinese-
Filipino60.2
Japanese-
Korean-
Vietnamese-
Other Asian120.3
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P4 PCT11 P5

Hispanic or Latino (of any race)280.7
Mexican180.5
Puerto Rican30.1
Cuban-
Other Hispanic or Latino70.2
Not Hispanic or Latino3,75799.3
White alone, not Hispanic3,68397.3

Housing

SubjectMercer County, MO
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSEHOLD COMPOSITION

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P29 P31 P27 P34 PCT19

Total persons in households3,73498.7
Householder1,56041.2
Spouse84822.4
Child1,09328.9
Own child under 1890223.8
Other relatives1022.7
Nonrelatives1313.5
Nonrelatives under 18160.4
Nonrelatives over 6550.1
Unmarried partner812.1
H2. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Households

Reference tables: P15 P18 P21 P20 P25

Total households1,560
Family households1,01364.9
With own children under 1842026.9
Married-couple family84854.4
With own children under 1832020.5
Female householder, no husband present1076.9
With own children under 18724.6
Nonfamily households54735.1
Unmarried-partner households815.2
Same-sex unmarried-partner households30.2
Householder living alone47830.6
Householder 65 years and older50932.6
Households with individuals under 1844228.3
Households with individuals 65 and older54034.6
Average household size2
Average family size3
H3. GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P42

Population in group quarters511.3
Institutionalized population401.1
Population In correctional institutions-
Population in nursing homes401.1
Population in other institutions-
Noninstitutionalized group quarters population 110.3
College dormitories, including off-campus college quarters-
Military quarters-
Other noninstitutional group quarters population110.3
H4. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: H3 H4 H5 H12

Total housing units2,135
Occupied housing units1,56073.1
Owner-occupied housing units1,19176.3
Renter-occupied housing units36923.7
Vacant housing units57526.9
Vacant for rent512.4
Vacant for sale321.5
Vacant for seasonal, recreational or occasional use28713.4
Total owner units, including units for sale1,22357.3
Total rental units, including units vacant for rent42019.7
Homeowner vacancy rate2.62
Rental vacancy rate12.14
Population in owner-occupied units2,92777.3
Population in rented units80721.3
Average size of owner-occupied units2.46