Mercer County vs. Grundy County

Mercer County (MO)Grundy County (MO)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)3,6419,914
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-3.8%-3.4%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)3,78510,261
Population, Census, April 1, 20103,78510,261
Persons under 5 years, percent6.4%7.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent23.8%24.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent22.1%21.6%
Female persons, percent49.2%51.3%
White alone, percent96.7%96.1%
Black or African American alone, percent0.4%1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.5%0.5%
Asian alone, percent0.8%1.0%
Two or More Races, percent1.5%1.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent2.5%2.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent94.5%93.8%
Veterans, 2014-2018235687
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20181.8%2.3%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)2,1285,006
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201876.6%67.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$87,500$91,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$876$1,070
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$380$388
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$510$576
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20138.1%10.5%
Households, 2014-20181,3263,985
Persons per household, 2014-20182.712.44
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201889.7%87.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20186.9%6.8%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201873.5%78.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201865.0%70.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201889.8%87.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201818.0%18.8%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20188.5%9.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent15.5%13.6%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201860.2%59.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201854.8%52.3%
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)25,04589,635
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$6,716$8,670
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201822.917.3
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$44,085$42,574
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$22,097$23,249
Persons in poverty, percent12.2%16.6%
Total employer establishments, 201771246
Total employment, 20174012,488
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)11,47779,059
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-11.3%-5.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017270699
All firms, 2012366679
Men-owned firms, 2012161335
Women-owned firms, 201277213
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012342603
Veteran-owned firms, 20123491
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012234543
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Population per square mile, 20108.323.6
Land area in square miles, 2010453.84435.28

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Mercer county (MO) and Grundy county (MO) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.