Statewide Claims to Fame

Union is 6th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Union is 17th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Union is 18th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Race - White

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Union Rank Missouri US
Current population (2012) 10,456 74th 6,021,988 313,914,040
Size in square miles 9.2 61st 68,741.5 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,113.6 104th 87.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Union Rank Missouri US
Residents younger than 5 9.2% 6th 6.3% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.2% 31st 23.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.5% 102nd 14.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Union Rank Missouri US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 86.4% 81st 86.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 15.4% 107th 25.4% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Union Rank Missouri US
Race - White 95.7% 18th 83.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.1% 111th 11.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 26th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 120th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 72nd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.6% 105th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.4% 123rd 3.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 94.8% 17th 80.6% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Union Rank Missouri US
Female residents 51.7% 90th 51.0% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.4% 109th 3.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Union Rank Missouri US
Housing units 4,226 83rd 2,723,415 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 17.3% 97th 19.6% 25.9%
Households 3,741 85th 2,354,104 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 65.8% 70th 69.5% 66.1%
Home median value $135,300 65th $138,900 $186,200
People per household 2.6 30th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Union Rank Missouri US
Income per capita $21,632 81st $25,371 $27,915
Income per household $45,871 72nd $47,202 $52,762
Income below poverty line 9.1% 94th 14.3% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Union Rank Missouri US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 853 92nd 501,064 27,092,908
Retail sales $180,487 79th $76,575,216 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $19,099 51st $12,957 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $16,430 83rd $11,070,634 $613,795,732

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