Population Trends, 1990 to 2018

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Benton County, MO, 1990-2018

Demographic category 1990 population 2018 population Total change over period Annualized change
Count Share Count Share Count % of group Count % of group
Total 13,939 100.00% 19,278 100.00% 5,33938.30%1911.16%
White 13,858 99.42% 18,820 97.62% 4,96235.81%1771.10%
White, non-Hispanic 13,786 98.90% 18,460 95.76% 4,67433.90%1671.05%
Black 6 0.04% 174 0.90% 1682,800.00%612.78%
American Indian / Alaska Native 68 0.49% 179 0.93% 111163.24%43.52%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 7 0.05% 105 0.54% 981,400.00%410.15%
Hispanic 73 0.52% 400 2.07% 327447.95%126.26%
Non-Hispanic 13,866 99.48% 18,878 97.93% 5,01236.15%1791.11%
Ages 0-17 2,990 21.45% 3,328 17.26% 33811.30%120.38%
Ages 18-24 881 6.32% 1,013 5.25% 13214.98%50.50%
Ages 25-44 3,150 22.60% 3,191 16.55% 411.30%10.05%
Ages 45-64 3,758 26.96% 5,807 30.12% 2,04954.52%731.57%
Ages 65 and older 3,160 22.67% 5,939 30.81% 2,77987.94%992.28%