Webster County, MO

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2020 Population
39,127
1.22% 1-year growth
US Senator
Roy Blunt
Republican Party
US Senator
Josh Hawley
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
36.4
0.817% 1-year decrease
2020 Poverty Rate
15.7%
11.8% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$55,827
10.4% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$152,500
12% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Webster County, MO had a population of 39.1k people with a median age of 36.4 and a median household income of $55,827. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Webster County, MO grew from 38,655 to 39,127, a 1.22% increase and its median household income grew from $50,560 to $55,827, a 10.4% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Webster County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.5%), White (Hispanic) (1.47%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.58%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.542%).

None of the households in Webster County, MO reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.5% of the residents in Webster County, MO are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in N/A are Beyond The Basics School of Cosmetology (34 degrees awarded in 2018).

In 2020, the median property value in Webster County, MO was $152,500, and the homeownership rate was 78.2%.

Most people in Webster County, MO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Webster County, MO was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Webster County, MO is home to a population of 39.1k people, from which 99.5% are citizens. As of 2020, 1.2% of Webster County, MO residents were born outside of the country (469 people).

In 2020, there were 37.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (36.7k people) in Webster County, MO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 978 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 574 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.5%
2020 Citizenship
99.7%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 99.5% of Webster County, MO residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Webster County, MO was 99.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Webster County, MO
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    36.7k ± 102
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    978 ± 148
  3. White (Hispanic)
    574 ± 162
2.15%
Hispanic Population
841 people

In 2020, there were 37.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (36.7k people) in Webster County, MO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 978 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 574 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.15% of the people in Webster County, MO are hispanic (841 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Webster County, MO as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

1.2%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
469 people
0.949%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
367 people

As of 2020, 1.2% of Webster County, MO residents (469 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Webster County, MO was 0.949%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,110 ± 221
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    418 ± 140
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    412 ± 118

Webster County, MO has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.66 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Webster County, MO employs 16k people. The largest industries in Webster County, MO are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,214 people), Construction (2,090 people), and Retail Trade (2,039 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($108,456), Utilities ($90,261), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($54,821).

Occupations

16k
2020 Value
± 844
3.06%
1 Year growth
± 6.97%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Webster County, MO grew at a rate of 3.06%, from 15.5k employees to 16k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Webster County, MO, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,009 people), Construction & Extraction Occupations (1,632 people), and Management Occupations (1,450 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Webster County, MO.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Missouri (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Employment by Industries

16k
2020 Value
± 844
3.06%
1 Year growth
± 6.97%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Webster County, MO grew at a rate of 3.06%, from 15.5k employees to 16k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Webster County, MO, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,214 people), Construction (2,090 people), and Retail Trade (2,039 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Webster County, MO, though some of these residents may live in Webster County, MO and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$39,785
Median earning men ± $2,343
$29,287
Median earning women ± $2,486

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($60,000), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($46,765), and Information ($44,688).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($107,702), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($41,367), and Construction ($40,948).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Missouri. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Missouri.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 197
    Manufacturing
  2. 162
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. 161
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Missouri to other states, or from other states to Missouri.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $30.9B
  2. $30.9B
  3. $29.3B

In 2020, the top outbound Missouri product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $30.9B, followed by Mixed freight ($30.9B) and Pharmaceuticals ($29.3B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Missouri products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$312B
2020 Value in Missouri
$614B
Projected 2050 Value in Missouri
97.1% growth

In 2020, total outbound Missouri trade was $312B. This is expected to increase 97.1% to $614B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Missouri trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Missouri to other states, or from other states to Missouri.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $26.1B
  2. $15.4B
  3. $15.2B

In 2020, the top outbound Missouri domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Illinois with $26.1B, followed by Texas with $15.4B and Kansas and $15.2B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Missouri shares with each state (excluding itself).

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Webster County, MO went to Donald J. Trump with 79.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (19%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.35%).

Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley are the senators currently representing the state of Missouri. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Missouri is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Missouri

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Roy Blunt
Senator from Missouri3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Josh Hawley
Senator from Missouri1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley are the senators currently representing Missouri.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Missouri over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Missouri

Missouri is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Missouri have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2018, universities in Webster County, MO awarded 34 degrees. The student population of Webster County, MO in 2018 is skewed towards women, with 1 male students and 18 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Webster County, MO are White (34 and 100%), followed by Asian (0 and 0%), Black or African American (0 and 0%), and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders (0 and 0%).

The largest universities in Webster County, MO by number of degrees awarded are Beyond The Basics School of Cosmetology (34 and 100%).

Awarded Degrees over Time

The graph shows the evolution of awarded degrees by degrees. Under the paragraphs, the average number of awarded degrees by university in each degree is shown.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.599% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.508% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (1.47M), Some college (1.14M), and Bachelors Degree (823k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Webster County, MO was $152,500 in 2020, which is 0.664 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $136,200 to $152,500, a 12% increase. The homeownership rate in Webster County, MO is 78.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Webster County, MO have an average commute time of 28.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Webster County, MO is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Webster County, MO is $55,827. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Webster County, MO was Census Tract 4701.02 with a value of $63,500, followed by Census Tract 4703.01 and Census Tract 4703.02, with respective values of $60,243 and $56,694.

Property

$152,500
Median Property Value 2020
±$7,216
$10,713
Median Property Taxes
±$728

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Webster County, MO the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Webster County, MO compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

78.2%
Homeownership
2020
67.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 78.2% of the housing units in Webster County, MO were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 75%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 4701.02
  2. Census Tract 4703.01
  3. Census Tract 4703.02

In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Webster County, MO was Census Tract 4701.02 with a value of $63,500, followed by Census Tract 4703.01 and Census Tract 4703.02, with respective values of $60,243 and $56,694.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Webster County, MO colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$55,827
Median Household Income
± $1,712
13.7k
Number of Households
± 802

In 2020, the median household income of the 13.7k households in Webster County, MO grew to $55,827 from the previous year's value of $50,560.

The following chart displays the households in Webster County, MO distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Webster County, MO is from Missouri.
0.457
2020 Wage GINI in Missouri
0.461
2019 Wage GINI in Missouri

In 2020, the income inequality in Missouri was 0.457 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.04% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Missouri was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Missouri in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Missouri across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (79.9%)
  2. Carpooled (12.5%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.93%)

In 2020, 79.9% of workers in Webster County, MO drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12.5%) and those who worked at home (4.93%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

28.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Webster County, MO have a longer commute time (28.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.36% of the workforce in Webster County, MO have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Webster County, MO distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Webster County, MO have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

15.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Webster County, MO (5.98k out of 38k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 6 - 11, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females < 5.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Webster County, MO is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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84.5% of the population of Webster County, MO has health coverage, with 38.5% on employee plans, 16.5% on Medicaid, 12.2% on Medicare, 15.3% on non-group plans, and 2.12% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Missouri was $8,107 in 2014. This is a 3.14% increase from the previous year ($7,860).

Primary care physicians in Webster County, MO see 4345 patients per year on average, which represents a 12.4% increase from the previous year (3866 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 4399 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1721 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.5% were men and 50.5% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Missouri, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

4,345 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Webster County, MO

Primary care physicians in Webster County, MO see an average of 4,345 patients per year. This represents a 12.4% increase from the previous year (3,866 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Webster County, MO in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Missouri across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 29% under 18 years, 19% between 18 and 34 years, 36.5% between 35 and 64 years, and 15.5% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.5% were men and 50.5% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

15.5%
Uninsured
38.5%
Employer Coverage
16.5%
Medicaid
12.2%
Medicare
15.3%
Non-Group
2.12%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Webster County, MO grew by 12.3% from 13.8% to 15.5%.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2021, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 47.5 in Webster County, MO.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 33.4% in Webster County, MO.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 14.8% in Webster County, MO.

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