Greene County, MO

288,690 Population
675.3 square miles 427.5 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
4.7%
was 4.7%
Ranked 5th Highest in MO
Population Density
427.5
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
50.0%
was 49.9%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
3.2%
was 3.7%
Ranked 10th Highest in MO
Percent Under 18
20.9%
was 20.9%
Ranked 15th Highest in MO
Percent 65 and Over
15.9%
was 15.6%
Ranked 6th Highest in MO

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3
was 4.1
Ranked 5th Lowest in MO
Percent Living in Poverty
17.0%
was 18.3%
Ranked 13th Lowest in MO
Median Household Income
$41,908
was $43,675
Ranked 15th Highest in MO
Gini Income Distribution
 
47.2
44.3
US Gini Index is 42.0
Number of Businesses per 100,000
2,888
Ranked 15th Highest in MO
Patents per 100,000
7
Ranked 30th Highest in MO

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0.3
was 0.4
Ranked 30th Highest in MO
Violent Crimes per 100,000
19.1
was 26.1
Ranked 103rd Highest in MO
Property Crimes per 100,000
508.1
was 539.3
Ranked 65th Highest in MO

 Housing

Total Housing Units
131,901
was 130,508
Ranked 5th Highest in MO
Median Rent
$692
was $714
Ranked 14th Highest in MO
Total Building Permits
1,450
was 1,209
 
Occupied Housing Units
121,734
was 119,771
 
Homeownership Rate
56.7%
was 57.0%
Ranked 15th Highest in MO
Single Family Building Permits
625
was 549
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
195.3
was 193.3
Ranked 6th Highest in MO
Rental Vacancy Rate
16.2%
was 17.2%
Ranked 16th Highest in MO
Multifamily Building Permits
825
was 660
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.3
was 2.3
Ranked 16th Highest in MO
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
11.4
was 9.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
5.1
was 4.3
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
95.4%
was 90.7%
Ranked 15th Highest in MO
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
85.6%
Ranked 13th Highest in MO
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.6%
was 99.6%
Ranked 8th Highest in MO

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
92.2%
was 91.1%
Ranked 7th Highest in MO
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
29.8%
was 30.8%
Ranked 10th Highest in MO

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