Statewide Claims to Fame

Kirksville is 4th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Income below poverty line

Kirksville is 17th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Kirksville is 20th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Kirksville Rank Missouri US
Current population (2012) 17,522 41st 6,021,988 313,914,040
Size in square miles 14.4 35th 68,741.5 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,216.8 94th 87.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Kirksville Rank Missouri US
Residents younger than 5 5.5% 113th 6.3% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 16.4% 136th 23.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.2% 107th 14.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Kirksville Rank Missouri US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 86.8% 79th 86.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 30.7% 47th 25.4% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Kirksville Rank Missouri US
Race - White 92.3% 53rd 83.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.2% 87th 11.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 105th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.4% 35th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 27th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.0% 62nd 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.7% 61st 3.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 90.7% 51st 80.6% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Kirksville Rank Missouri US
Female residents 53.9% 20th 51.0% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.7% 54th 3.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Kirksville Rank Missouri US
Housing units 7,434 47th 2,723,415 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 36.1% 17th 19.6% 25.9%
Households 6,527 51st 2,354,104 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 47.3% 132nd 69.5% 66.1%
Home median value $89,500 118th $138,900 $186,200
People per household 2.1 132nd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Kirksville Rank Missouri US
Income per capita $15,538 133rd $25,371 $27,915
Income per household $27,607 138th $47,202 $52,762
Income below poverty line 32.8% 4th 14.3% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Kirksville Rank Missouri US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,229 65th 501,064 27,092,908
Retail sales $295,870 49th $76,575,216 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $17,290 66th $12,957 $12,990

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