Census 2010 Profile Report

For geographies:

Polk County, MO (05000US29167)

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Demographic

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

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P12

Total population31,137
Total population, 200026,992
Change in population, 2000-20104,14515.4
Males15,36149.3
Females15,77650.7
Population density49
Land area (square miles)636
D2. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P12 P13

Persons under 5 years old1,9956.4
Persons 5 to 9 years old2,0596.6
Persons 10 to 14 years old2,1857.0
Persons 15 to 17 years old1,4274.6
Persons 18 to 19 years old1,2203.9
Persons 20 to 24 years old2,3917.7
Persons 25 to 34 years old3,33410.7
Persons 35 to 44 years old3,56911.5
Persons 45 to 54 years old4,38614.1
Persons 55 to 59 years old1,8115.8
Persons 60 to 64 years old1,7355.6
Persons 65 to 74 years old2,6558.5
Persons 75 to 84 years old1,6975.5
Persons 85 and older6732.2
Median age38
Children under 18 years old7,66624.6
Persons 15 to 19 years old2,6478.5
Persons 18 to 24 years old3,61111.6
Persons 25 to 44 years old6,90322.2
Persons 45 to 64 years old7,93225.5
Persons 18 and older23,47175.4
Males 18 and older11,35636.5
Females 18 and older12,11538.9
Persons 21 and older21,65969.6
Persons 62 and older6,04319.4
Persons 65 and older5,02516.1
Males 65 and older2,23844.5
Females 65 and older2,78755.5
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P3 P6 PCT8 PCT5

One race30,66198.5
White29,94696.2
Black or African American2350.8
American Indian / Alaska Native1970.6
Asian1050.3
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander9
Some other race1690.5
Two or more races4761.5
White (alone or in combination)30,40997.7
Black (alone or in combination)3481.1
American Indian / Alaska Native (alone or in combination)4781.5
Asian (alone or in combination)1690.5
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander (alone or in combination)260.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)2120.7
Native Hawaiian1
Guamanian or Chamorro3
Samoan4
Other Pacific Islander1
Asian Indian230.1
Chinese210.1
Filipino200.1
Japanese5
Korean12
Vietnamese7
Other Asian14
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P4 PCT11 P5

Hispanic or Latino (of any race)6152.0
Mexican4291.4
Puerto Rican350.1
Cuban10
Other Hispanic or Latino1410.5
Not Hispanic or Latino30,52298.0
White alone, not Hispanic29,56595.0

Housing

SubjectPolk County, MO
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSEHOLD COMPOSITION

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P29 P31 P27 P34 PCT19

Total persons in households29,62695.1
Householder11,67737.5
Spouse6,52120.9
Child8,48927.3
Own child under 186,67121.4
Other relatives1,3564.4
Nonrelatives1,5835.1
Nonrelatives under 182140.7
Nonrelatives over 65560.2
Unmarried partner7002.2
H2. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Households

Reference tables: P15 P18 P21 P20 P25

Total households11,677
Family households8,13369.6
With own children under 183,34528.6
Married-couple family6,52155.8
With own children under 182,39020.5
Female householder, no husband present1,0839.3
With own children under 186475.5
Nonfamily households3,54430.4
Unmarried-partner households7006.0
Same-sex unmarried-partner households510.4
Householder living alone2,88724.7
Householder 65 years and older3,20627.5
Households with individuals under 183,74932.1
Households with individuals 65 and older3,46029.6
Average household size3
Average family size3
H3. GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P42

Population in group quarters1,5114.9
Institutionalized population4591.5
Population In correctional institutions1570.5
Population in nursing homes3021.0
Population in other institutions-
Noninstitutionalized group quarters population 1,0523.4
College dormitories, including off-campus college quarters8952.9
Military quarters-
Other noninstitutional group quarters population1570.5
H4. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: H3 H4 H5 H12

Total housing units13,304
Occupied housing units11,67787.8
Owner-occupied housing units8,27570.9
Renter-occupied housing units3,40229.1
Vacant housing units1,62712.2
Vacant for rent3552.7
Vacant for sale2571.9
Vacant for seasonal, recreational or occasional use2952.2
Total owner units, including units for sale8,53264.1
Total rental units, including units vacant for rent3,75728.2
Homeowner vacancy rate3.01
Rental vacancy rate9.45
Population in owner-occupied units21,48969.0
Population in rented units8,13726.1
Average size of owner-occupied units2.60