Cooper County Demographics

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

What is the population of Cooper County?

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There are 23,159 residents in Cooper County, with a median age of 42. Of this, 53.34% are males and 46.66% are females. US-born citizens make up 98.41% of the resident pool in Cooper County, while non-US-born citizens account for 1.2%. Additionally, 0.39% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 19,660 people in Cooper County currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 23,159 -0.3%
Male Population 12,352 -2.3%
Female Population 10,807 2.2%
Male population 53.34%
Female population 46.66%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 42 7.7%
Citizen US Born 22,790 -0.4%
Citizen not US Born 278 24.7%
Not Citizen 91 -20.9%
Citizen US Born 98.41%
Citizen not US Born 1.2%
Not Citizen 0.39%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 15 -31.8%
Moved from Same County 833 -30.2%
Moved from Same State 1,889 -10.8%
Moved from Different State 468 12.5%
Same House as Last Year 19,660 2.3%
Moved from Abroad 0.07%
Moved from Same County 3.64%
Moved from Same State 8.26%
Moved from Different State 2.05%
Same House as Last Year 85.98%

What are the employment statistics in Cooper County?

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White-collar workers make up 73.36% of the working population in Cooper County, while blue-collar employees account for 26.64%. There are also 870 entrepreneurs in Cooper County (9.28% of the workforce); 6,096 workers employed in private companies (65.05%); and 1,658 people working in governmental institutions (17.69%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 6,875 -1.4%
Blue Collar 2,496 -4.2%
White Collar 73.36%
Blue Collar 26.64%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 870 -3.0%
Private Companies 6,096 -1.9%
Governmental Workers 1,658 -5.3%
Not for Profit Companies 747 4.5%
Self Employees 9.28%
Private Companies 65.05%
Governmental Workers 17.69%
Not for Profit Companies 7.97%

How many households are there in Cooper County?

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There are a total of 8,098 households in Cooper County, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 68.19% of these Cooper County households, while non-family units account for the remaining 31.81%. Additionally, 29.62% of households have children and 70.38% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 8,098 0.8%
Average People Per Household 3 -3.9%
Family Households 5,522 5.3%
Non-family Households 2,576 -7.8%
Family Households 68.19%
Non-family Households 31.81%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 2,399 6.6%
Households without Children 5,699 -1.5%
Households with Children 29.62%
Households without Children 70.38%

What are the median and average incomes in Cooper County?

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The average annual household income in Cooper County is $62,715, while the median household income sits at $52,555 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $69,167, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $62,032. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $45,382 and $32,608, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $62,715 3.8%
Median Household Income $52,555 2.8%
People below Poverty Level 2,795 -3.3%
People above Poverty Level 17,181 0.0%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Cooper County?

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There are 9,631 housing units in Cooper County, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1974. Of the 8,098 occupied housing units in Cooper County, 74.01% are owner-occupied, while 25.99% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 56.17% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $147,150. In general, housing costs reach $646 per month in Cooper County.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 9,631 1.1%
Median Year Built 1974 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 1,835 5.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 433 -12.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 872 -7.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,098 -7.8%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,348 -1.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 1,128 15.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,329 -2.9%
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,218 -1.6%
Built in 2010 or Later 370 69.0%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 8,098 0.8%
Owner Occupied 5,993 3.2%
Renter Occupied 2,105 -5.7%
Owner Occupied 74.01%
Renter Occupied 25.99%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 3,366 5.7%
Without Mortgage 2,627 0.2%
Median Value with Mortgage $147,150 16.5%
Median Value without Mortgage $129,200 17.9%
Median Housing Costs per Month $646 9.9%
With Mortgage 56.17%
Without Mortgage 43.83%

What is the level of education in Cooper County?

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Approximately 46.18% of the population in Cooper County holds a high school degree (that's 8,867 residents), while 23.99% have attained a college certificate (4,606 locals) and 12.24% have a bachelor's degree (2,350 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 688 5.5%
Some High School 8,867 -2.2%
Some College 4,606 1.3%
Associate Degree 1,728 10.6%
Bachelor's Degree 2,350 3.0%
Graduate Degree 960 -3.4%
No High School 3.58%
Some High School 46.18%
Some College 23.99%
Associate Degree 9%
Bachelor's Degree 12.24%
Graduate Degree 5%

What is the marital status of Cooper County residents?

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A total of 5,810 people in Cooper County have never been married (which represents 29.97% of the total population), while 9,395 of them are wedded (48.47%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 256 (1.32%) and 2,522 (13.01%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 5,810 -2.8%
Married 9,395 1.0%
Separated 256 -13.2%
Widowed 1,400 -4.1%
Divorced 2,522 2.8%
Never Married 29.97%
Married 48.47%
Separated 1.32%
Widowed 7.22%
Divorced 13.01%

What are the most common means of transportation in Cooper County?

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The top three means of transportation people in Cooper County use to get to work are: car, walking and taxi cab. A total of 8,541 residents commute by car, 98 prefer going to work by walking and 25 by taxi cab.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 8,541 -1.0%
Bus or TrolleyBus 12 -62.5%
Bicycle 19 -20.8%
Motorcycle 3 0.0%
TaxiCab 25 4.2%
Walk 98 -19.0%

What is the median and average household income in Cooper County by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
65025 742 259 $42,750.00 $49,924.00
65068 798 302 $51,000.00 $70,660.00
65081 4,013 1,102 $44,167.00 $49,364.00
65233 11,785 4,075 $51,985.00 $65,594.00
65237 1,022 415 $58,287.00 $64,964.00
65276 1,605 648 $53,125.00 $60,647.00
65287 284 142 $78,158.00 $79,454.00
65322 632 213 $58,250.00 $61,588.00
65347 932 372 $82,000.00 $71,148.00
65348 1,346 570 $43,393.00 $53,805.00

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: 65025 65068 65081 65233 65237 65276 65287 65322 65347 65348

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