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Caldwell County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2019: 9,087 (all rural); it was 8,969 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,632
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,156
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,727
Renter-occupied apartments: 888 (it was 796 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

31%

Land area: 429 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Caldwell County: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (23.0%), Retail trade (14.4%), Manufacturing (14.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 18%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Caldwell County, MO (2019)
    • 8,54794.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2112.3%Two or more races
    • 1521.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 610.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 520.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 390.4%Asian alone
Median resident age:

42.6 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years
Males: 4,601  (50.6%)
Females: 4,486  (49.4%)
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Average household size:
Caldwell County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,589 ($31,240 in 1999)
This county:

$51,589
Missouri:

$57,409

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $454 (lower quartile is $361, upper quartile is $535)
This county:

$454
State:

$659


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $116,809 (it was $63,000 in 2000)
Caldwell:

$116,809
Missouri:

$168,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,025 - $227,813
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,056
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $421

Institutionalized population: 202

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 34
  • Burglaries: 26
  • Thefts: 39
  • Auto thefts: 12
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Health of residents in Caldwell County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
71.4% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
42.4% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
55.4% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
71.5% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 203 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 166 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $42,200
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $69,900
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $35,500
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 56 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 2005: 48 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $191,300
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $201,700
  • 2009: 21 buildings, average cost: $201,300
  • 2010: 17 buildings, average cost: $196,600
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $201,500
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $213,100
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $220,300
  • 2014: 11 buildings, average cost: $235,400
  • 2015: 21 buildings, average cost: $211,300
  • 2016: 32 buildings, average cost: $255,600
  • 2017: 31 buildings, average cost: $243,700
  • 2018: 25 buildings, average cost: $258,000
  • 2019: 20 buildings, average cost: $264,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Caldwell, MO residents
Average permit cost in Caldwell, MO
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $986 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $858 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Caldwell, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Caldwell, MO in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Caldwell, MO in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.0%
Caldwell County:

15.0%
Missouri:

12.9%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.7% for Black residents, 21.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 89.8% for American Indian residents, 7.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 42.6 years old
(Males: 40.6 years old, Females: 43.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.7 years old, Black residents: 26.2 years old, American Indian residents: 33.4 years old, Asian residents: 33.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 34.7 years old, Other race residents: 35.6 years old)

Area name: Kansas City, MO-KS HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Caldwell County is $612 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $703 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $951 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hamilton, Braymer, Polo, Breckenridge, Kingston, Kidder, Cowgill.

Caldwell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Atlantic County, New Jersey , Juab County, Utah , Fayette County, Indiana , Garfield County, Colorado , Ray County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.4%
Missouri:

3.9%

Unemployment by year in Caldwell, MO
County total employment by year in Caldwell, MO
County average yearly wages by year in Caldwell, MO

Current college students: 199
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 106 (47.4% naturalized citizens)

Caldwell County:

1.2%
Whole state:

4.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 332010 or later
  • 242000 to 2009
  • 141990 to 1999
  • 31980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 20Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 37.6%

Caldwell County marital status for males Caldwell County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,808
  • One, attached: 4
  • Two: 50
  • 3 or 4: 186
  • 5 to 9: 29
  • 10 to 19: 20
  • 20 to 49: 9
  • 50 or more: 19
  • Mobile homes: 580
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 1

Housing units in Caldwell County with a mortgage: 1,448 (18 second mortgage, 31 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,401

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

60.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Caldwell County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,57119
Mainline Protestant1,3399
Other1821
Catholic1041
None5,228-
Caldwell County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Caldwell County:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Caldwell County:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

7.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Caldwell County:

8.9%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Caldwell County:

30.5%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

23.1%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Caldwell County:

Average size of farms: 240 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $25,689
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $101.48
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 63.29%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $27,807
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 38.70%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $35,140
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.47%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.66
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.51%
Corn for grain: 18367 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2028 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 37690 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Caldwell County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 415% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 275.4 miles away from Caldwell County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 323.7 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 337.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 257.2 miles away from the county center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 296.1 miles away from Caldwell County center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 296.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Missouri Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4490, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Flooding, Incident Period: April 29, 2019, FEMA Id: 4451, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 15, 2015 to July 27, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4238: August 07, 2015, FEMA Id: 4238, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 05, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1961: March 23, 2011, FEMA Id: 1961, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 05, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3317: February 03, 2011, FEMA Id: 3317, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 12, 2010 to July 31, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1934: August 17, 2010, FEMA Id: 1934, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3303: January 30, 2009, FEMA Id: 3303, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 08, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3281: December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3281, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1736: December 27, 2007, FEMA Id: 1736, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 05, 2007 to May 18, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1708: June 11, 2007, FEMA Id: 1708, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 12 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Caldwell County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Caldwell

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,568 (76.6%)
  • Carpooled: 275 (13.4%)
  • Bus: 2 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 12 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 62 (3.0%)
  • Worked at home: 129 (6.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (47%)
  • Japan (14%)
  • Philippines (13%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • England (3%)
  • Iran (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Caldwell County


  • American (39%)
  • German (12%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
118 people in nursing homes

People in group quarters in Caldwell County, Missouri in 2010:

  • 118 people in federal detention centers
  • 84 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $53,674.

6.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,570 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Missouri average:

7.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.10% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($35,570 average AGI)
1.36% relocated from other states ($5,648 average AGI)
Caldwell County:

1.36%
Missouri average:

2.68%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clinton County, MO  1.04% ($39,333 average AGI)
from Clay County, MO  0.88% ($45,536)
from Ray County, MO  0.76% ($46,208)


6.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,242 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
Missouri average:

7.16%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.99% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($28,949 average AGI)
0.75% relocated to other states ($3,293 average AGI)
Caldwell County:

0.75%
Missouri average:

2.80%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clinton County, MO  1.13% ($39,833 average AGI)
to Clay County, MO  0.85% ($41,556)
to Ray County, MO  0.66% ($36,762)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4

Births per 1000 population in Caldwell County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Caldwell County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Caldwell County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Caldwell County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Caldwell County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Caldwell County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Caldwell County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Caldwell County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Caldwell County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,677 (1,399 aged, 278 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 300 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Caldwell County, Missouri in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (63)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (44)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (41)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (37)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,203
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,225

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 11
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 43

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,087
  • Male householders: 2,123 (550 living alone), Female householders: 1,581 (582 living alone)
  • 1,892 spouses (1,892 opposite-sex spouses), 290 unmarried partners, (289 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,336 children (2,082 natural, 81 adopted, 174 stepchildren), 304 grandchildren, 20 brothers or sisters, 52 parents, 156 foster children, 57 other relatives, 158 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 190

Size of family households: 1,219 2-persons, 461 3-persons, 283 4-persons, 256 5-persons, 58 6-persons, 90 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,119 1-person, 187 2-persons, 22 3-persons, 9 4-persons.

1,314 married couples with children.
409 single-parent households (220 men, 189 women).

96.8% of residents of Caldwell speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 20% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (9% speak English very well, 91% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English very well, 28% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $55,012,000 ($5,977 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $728,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $24,435,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,003,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,225,000
Federal grants: $7,609,000
Federal procurement contracts: $530,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,211,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $187,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $24,922,000
Federal Government insurance: $5,718,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 642
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 511
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +221
Here:

+24 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Caldwell County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.46 millions of gallons per day (46% from ground, 54% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.3

Year house built in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • Year house built in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • 742014 or later
  • 842010 to 2013
  • 5452000 to 2009
  • 5941990 to 1999
  • 3181980 to 1989
  • 8521970 to 1979
  • 3471960 to 1969
  • 3551950 to 1959
  • 3111940 to 1949
  • 1,2211939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Caldwell County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • 31 room
  • 62 rooms
  • 633 rooms
  • 3004 rooms
  • 6715 rooms
  • 7016 rooms
  • 5107 rooms
  • 2438 rooms
  • 3339+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • 491 room
  • 862 rooms
  • 1793 rooms
  • 1894 rooms
  • 1805 rooms
  • 946 rooms
  • 417 rooms
  • 178 rooms
  • 449+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Caldwell County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • 3no bedroom
  • 531 bedroom
  • 6972 bedrooms
  • 1,4843 bedrooms
  • 4834 bedrooms
  • 1145+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Caldwell County, Missouri
  • 50no bedroom
  • 2281 bedroom
  • 3462 bedrooms
  • 1833 bedrooms
  • 454 bedrooms
  • 245+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Caldwell County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Caldwell County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Caldwell County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 99no vehicle
  • 5521 vehicle
  • 1,1712 vehicles
  • 5883 vehicles
  • 2694 vehicles
  • 1585+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Caldwell County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Caldwell County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 165no vehicle
  • 3651 vehicle
  • 2442 vehicles
  • 783 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 175+ vehicles

87.3% of Caldwell County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Missouri.

Caldwell County:

87.3%
State average:

84.8%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,488
  • Other state: 2,439
  • Northeast: 157
  • Midwest: 1,434
  • South: 385
  • West: 458
Year householders moved into unit in Caldwell County, MO
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Caldwell County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 46.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.4%Electricity
  • 10.8%Wood
  • 10.7%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 47.5%Electricity
  • 28.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.1%Utility gas
  • 7.5%Wood
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 25
Here:

2.3%
Missouri:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 11
Here:

2.1%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 36
Here:

17.1%
Missouri:

26.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Caldwell County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,760,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $583,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,137,000
    Regular Highways: $829,000
    Police Protection: $769,000
    General - Other: $689,000
    Central Staff Services: $366,000
    Financial Administration: $326,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $288,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $165,000
    General Public Buildings: $74,000
    Health - Other: $25,000
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,950,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,865,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $85,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Interest Earnings: $59,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $165,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,670,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,001,000
    Other: $782,000
    General Local Government Support: $168,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,330,000
    Property: $289,000

Caldwell County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,760,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $583,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,137,000
    Regular Highways: $829,000
    Police Protection: $769,000
    General - Other: $689,000
    Central Staff Services: $366,000
    Financial Administration: $326,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $288,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $165,000
    General Public Buildings: $74,000
    Health - Other: $25,000
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,950,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,865,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $85,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Interest Earnings: $59,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $165,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,670,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,001,000
    Other: $782,000
    General Local Government Support: $168,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,330,000
    Property: $289,000

Caldwell County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,760,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $583,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,137,000
    Regular Highways: $829,000
    Police Protection: $769,000
    General - Other: $689,000
    Central Staff Services: $366,000
    Financial Administration: $326,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $288,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $165,000
    General Public Buildings: $74,000
    Health - Other: $25,000
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,950,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,865,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $85,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Interest Earnings: $59,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $165,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,670,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,001,000
    Other: $782,000
    General Local Government Support: $168,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,330,000
    Property: $289,000

Caldwell County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,760,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $583,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,137,000
    Regular Highways: $829,000
    Police Protection: $769,000
    General - Other: $689,000
    Central Staff Services: $366,000
    Financial Administration: $326,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $288,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $165,000
    General Public Buildings: $74,000
    Health - Other: $25,000
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,950,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,865,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $85,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Interest Earnings: $59,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $165,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,670,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,001,000
    Other: $782,000
    General Local Government Support: $168,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,330,000
    Property: $289,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 142
  • Number of aged recipients: 17
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 125
  • Number of recipients under 18: 22
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 94
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 26
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 51
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 75
Most common first names in Caldwell County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12378.0 years
James9076.7 years
Mary8181.3 years
William8076.3 years
Charles7677.8 years
George5678.7 years
Robert4973.7 years
Helen4281.9 years
Harry3276.9 years
Ruth3284.1 years
Most common last names in Caldwell County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4576.1 years
Jones3478.0 years
Cox3381.4 years
Wilson3273.2 years
Johnson3279.4 years
Mcbee3178.9 years
Phillips2676.4 years
Davis2579.3 years
Evans2481.7 years
Clevenger2380.4 years
Businesses in Caldwell County, MO
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Lane Furniture1
H&R Block2Subway1