Population Trends, 1990 to 2018

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Newton 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 44,597 100.00% 58,266 100.00% 13,66930.65%4880.96%
White 43,246 96.97% 53,881 92.47% 10,63524.59%3800.79%
White, non-Hispanic 42,925 96.25% 51,030 87.58% 8,10518.88%2890.62%
Black 177 0.40% 953 1.64% 776438.42%286.20%
American Indian / Alaska Native 952 2.13% 1,840 3.16% 88893.28%322.38%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 222 0.50% 1,592 2.73% 1,370617.12%497.29%
Hispanic 328 0.74% 3,265 5.60% 2,937895.43%1058.55%
Non-Hispanic 44,269 99.26% 55,001 94.40% 10,73224.24%3830.78%
Ages 0-17 11,762 26.37% 13,796 23.68% 2,03417.29%730.57%
Ages 18-24 4,168 9.35% 4,767 8.18% 59914.37%210.48%
Ages 25-44 12,880 28.88% 13,518 23.20% 6384.95%230.17%
Ages 45-64 9,315 20.89% 15,632 26.83% 6,31767.82%2261.87%
Ages 65 and older 6,472 14.51% 10,553 18.11% 4,08163.06%1461.76%