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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Tarkio is 1,494. Tarkio, Missouri is the 8,714th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Tarkio was in 1990, when its population was 2,264. In 1990, Tarkio was the 6,461st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,714th largest city in the US. Tarkio is currently 34.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Tarkio has shrunk 22.5% since the year 2000. Tarkio, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8713||Shepherdstown, West Virginia||1,494||24.3%|
|8720||Big Bend, Wisconsin||1,492||16.1%|
The total voting age population of Tarkio, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,203. The voting age population is 50.2% male and 49.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.0% of the residents of Tarkio are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Tarkio are 97.9% White, 0.7% Black, 0.7% Asian and 0.7% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Tarkio, 15.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.1%. On a per-household basis, 7.7% of families are below the poverty line in Tarkio.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.8% of Tarkio residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.7% of Tarkio residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.9% have a bachelor's degree and 5.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Tarkio residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Tarkio is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Tarkio, 15.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Tarkio is $46,833.
In Tarkio, 63.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.9% of housing units in Tarkio.
Of all the housing units in Tarkio, 30.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Tarkio, 2.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Tarkio is $588.
In Tarkio, 77.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.