Carter County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Carter County Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 6,567 0.3%
Male Population 3,276 2.0%
Female Population 3,291 -1.4%
Male Population 49.89 %
Female Population 50.11 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 49 2.1%
Citizen US Born 6,512 -0.3%
Citizen not US Born 55 175.0%
Citizen US Born 99.16 %
Citizen not US Born 0.84 %
Not Citizen 0 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 48 -7.7%
Moved from Same Country 508 -11.3%
Moved from Same State 264 46.7%
Moved from Different State 112 20.4%
Same House as Last Year 5,618 -0.3%
Moved from Abroad 0.73 %
Moved from Same Country 7.76 %
Moved from Same State 4.03 %
Moved from Different State 1.71 %
Same House as Last Year 85.77 %

Occupational Employment in Carter County top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 1,696 1.4%
Blue Collar 899 5.8%
White Collar 65.36 %
Blue Collar 34.64 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 466 -8.5%
Private Companies 1,553 5.6%
Governmental Workers 331 4.1%
Not for Profit Companies 245 8.9%
Self Employees 17.96 %
Private Companies 59.85 %
Governmental Workers 12.76 %
Not for Profit Companies 9.44 %

Number of Households in Carter County top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 2,554 0.1%
Average People Per Household 3 11.1%
Family Households 1,703 0.2%
Non-family Households 851 -0.1%
Family Households 66.68 %
Non-family Households 33.32 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 659 -4.8%
Households without Children 1,895 1.9%
Households with Children 25.8 %
Households without Children 74.2 %

Median and Average Income in Carter County top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $56,451.00 4.8%
Median Household Income $40,060.00 8.5%
People below Poverty Level 854 -22.8%
People above Poverty Level 5,539 3.2%

Housing in Carter County top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 3,576 1.6%
Median Year Built 1989 -0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 210 18.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 117 -16.4%
Built between 1950 and 1959 180 -2.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 342 49.3%
Built between 1970 and 1979 611 -0.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 467 4.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 684 -0.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 772 -2.7%
Built in 2010 or Later 193 -21.9%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 2,554 0.1%
Owner Occupied 2,006 1.5%
Renter Occupied 548 -4.7%
Owner Occupied 78.54 %
Renter Occupied 21.46 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 1,002 -5.4%
Without Mortgage 1,004 9.4%
Median Value with Mortgage $110,300.00 -20.6%
Median Value without Mortgage $128,800.00 26.7%
Median Housing Costs per Month $678.00 3.7%
With Mortgage 49.95 %
Without Mortgage 50.05 %

Carter County Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 119 -9.2%
Some High School 2,880 10.5%
Some College 1,206 -8.3%
Associate Degree 353 29.8%
Bachelor's Degree 436 -13.0%
No High School 2.38 %
Some High School 57.67 %
Some College 24.15 %
Associate Degree 7.07 %
Bachelor's Degree 8.73 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Carter County top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 1,226 11.4%
Married 2,994 0.9%
Separated 140 -27.8%
Widowed 481 -10.8%
Divorced 702 -2.2%
Never Married 22.12 %
Married 54.01 %
Separated 2.53 %
Widowed 8.68 %
Divorced 12.66 %

Means of Transport to Work in Carter County top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 2,127 3.2%
Bus or TrolleyBus 8 N/A
Walk 63 -31.5%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 63937 63941 63943 63965

Recently added listings in Carter County top

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Carter County is an area in Missouri with a population of 6,567. There are 3,276 male residents living in Carter County and 3,291 female residents. The total number of households is 2,554 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 49 with 2,994 people being married and 2,549 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 65.36% white collar employees and 34.64% blue collar employees in Carter County..
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