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.

Ray County, MO

Year Starting population Ending population Change Percent change Natural increase Net migration
2000-2001 23,393 23,427 34 0.15% 59 -25
2001-2002 23,427 23,538 111 0.47% 40 71
2002-2003 23,538 23,703 165 0.70% 65 100
2003-2004 23,703 23,739 36 0.15% 79 -43
2004-2005 23,739 23,605 -134 -0.56% 5 -139
2005-2006 23,605 23,842 237 1.00% 119 118
2006-2007 23,842 23,712 -130 -0.55% 68 -198
2007-2008 23,712 23,764 52 0.22% 44 8
2008-2009 23,764 23,541 -223 -0.94% 44 -267
2009-2010 23,541 23,477 -64 -0.27% 53 -117
2010-2011 23,477 23,320 -157 -0.67% 19 -176
2011-2012 23,320 23,058 -262 -1.12% -7 -255
2012-2013 23,058 23,028 -30 -0.13% -2 -28
2013-2014 23,028 22,949 -79 -0.34% -27 -52
2014-2015 22,950 22,810 -140 -0.61% -13 -127
2015-2016 22,810 22,721 -89 -0.39% -6 -83
2016-2017 22,721 22,855 134 0.59% -19 153