Population Trends, 1990 to 2018

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  • Share shows the proportion of a demographic group to the total population for that period. Percent of group indicates population change within a single demographic group.
  • Annualized change = total change / years in period. Percent annual change = ((ending population / starting population)^(1 / years) - 1) * 100.
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Shelby 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 6,922 100.00% 6,050 100.00% -872-12.60%-31-0.48%
White 6,873 99.29% 5,906 97.62% -967-14.07%-35-0.54%
White, non-Hispanic 6,855 99.03% 5,786 95.64% -1,069-15.59%-38-0.60%
Black 42 0.61% 99 1.64% 57135.71%23.11%
American Indian / Alaska Native 5 0.07% 32 0.53% 27540.00%16.85%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 2 0.03% 13 0.21% 11550.00%06.91%
Hispanic 18 0.26% 132 2.18% 114633.33%47.38%
Non-Hispanic 6,904 99.74% 5,918 97.82% -986-14.28%-35-0.55%
Ages 0-17 1,796 25.95% 1,457 24.08% -339-18.88%-12-0.74%
Ages 18-24 430 6.21% 428 7.07% -2-0.47%0-0.02%
Ages 25-44 1,746 25.22% 1,346 22.25% -400-22.91%-14-0.92%
Ages 45-64 1,343 19.40% 1,532 25.32% 18914.07%70.47%
Ages 65 and older 1,607 23.22% 1,287 21.27% -320-19.91%-11-0.79%