Nixa, MO

20,520 Population
8.5 square miles 2,421.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
 
Population Density
2,421.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
65.7%
was 63.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
2.4%
was 2.3%
 
Percent Under 18
29.5%
was 30.9%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.4%
was 12.9%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
12.6%
was 13.7%
 
Median Household Income
$48,639
was $47,530
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
41.4
40.7
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
90.7
was 89.5
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,460.9
was 1,815.0
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
8,356
was 8,023
 
Median Rent
$788
was $792
 
Total Building Permits
137
was 71
 
Occupied Housing Units
7,733
was 7,341
 
Homeownership Rate
62.7%
was 62.5%
 
Single Family Building Permits
137
was 71
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
985.9
was 946.6
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
17.8%
was 19.8%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
17.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
6.9
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
93.9%
was 93.3%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
81.7%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
93.0%
was 92.8%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
26.3%
was 22.4%
 

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