State/County Annual Population Change

Select a state and (optional) county to show annual population change from 2000 to 2017.

Usage/data notes

  • Natural increase is the difference between births and deaths in a year.
  • Net migration is the difference between total change (starting and ending populations) and natural increase. Positive numbers represent migration into the selected area.
  • Pre-2010 figures are intercensal estimates issued October 2011.
  • Visit the MCDC population estimates page for more population-related data applications.

Cole County, MO

Year Starting population Ending population Change Percent change Natural increase Net migration
2000-2001 71,485 71,650 165 0.23% 263 -98
2001-2002 71,650 72,138 488 0.68% 359 129
2002-2003 72,138 72,728 590 0.82% 374 216
2003-2004 72,728 72,427 -301 -0.41% 390 -691
2004-2005 72,427 72,948 521 0.72% 388 133
2005-2006 72,948 73,509 561 0.77% 355 206
2006-2007 73,509 73,977 468 0.64% 477 -9
2007-2008 73,977 74,760 783 1.06% 399 384
2008-2009 74,760 75,408 648 0.87% 433 215
2009-2010 75,408 76,116 708 0.94% 403 305
2010-2011 76,116 76,431 315 0.41% 328 -13
2011-2012 76,431 76,377 -54 -0.07% 301 -355
2012-2013 76,377 76,649 272 0.36% 338 -66
2013-2014 76,649 76,557 -92 -0.12% 298 -390
2014-2015 76,531 76,720 189 0.25% 302 -113
2015-2016 76,720 76,775 55 0.07% 236 -181
2016-2017 76,775 76,708 -67 -0.09% 225 -292