Kirksville, MO

17,592 Population
14.4 square miles 1,222.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
 
Population Density
1,222.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
33.7%
was 32.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
4.4%
was 4.2%
 
Percent Under 18
16.3%
was 15.8%
 
Percent 65 and Over
12.0%
was 11.7%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
33.5%
was 34.5%
 
Median Household Income
$27,402
was $26,178
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
52.2
52.7
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
was 5.7
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
294.4
was 245.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,174.2
was 2,875.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
7,656
was 7,599
 
Median Rent
$595
was $591
 
Total Building Permits
63
was 72
 
Occupied Housing Units
6,447
was 6,555
 
Homeownership Rate
45.3%
was 44.4%
 
Single Family Building Permits
32
was 44
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
532.2
was 528.2
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
25.5%
was 22.3%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
31
was 28
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.3
was 2.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
8.4
was 9.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
3.6
was 4.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.4%
was 96.3%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
89.8%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
90.6%
was 88.4%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
33.5%
was 33.3%
 

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