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Laclede County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2014: 35,439 (39% urban, 61% rural); it was 32,513 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,933
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,857
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,287
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,291 (it was 3,473 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

31%

Land area: 766 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 46 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Laclede County: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (28.8%), Educational, health and social services (15.0%), Retail trade (11.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 23%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 77%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Laclede County, Missouri:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Missouri median age:  37.0 years
Males: 17,461  (49.3%)
Females: 17,978  (50.7%)
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Average household size:
Laclede County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,265 ($29,562 in 1999)

This county:

$38265
Missouri:

$46931

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $416 (lower quartile is $298, upper quartile is $529)
This county:

$416
State:

$566


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $94,115 (it was $70,400 in 2000)
Laclede:

$94,115
Missouri:

$133,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,663 - $160,404
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $895
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $300

Institutionalized population: 326

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 49
  • Burglaries: 132
  • Thefts: 222
  • Auto thefts: 13

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 37
  • Burglaries: 127
  • Thefts: 210
  • Auto thefts: 8
Laclede County, MO map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 76 buildings, average cost: $86,100
  • 2001: 69 buildings, average cost: $90,800
  • 2002: 64 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2003: 77 buildings, average cost: $96,800
  • 2004: 79 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 2005: 83 buildings, average cost: $99,800
  • 2006: 71 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2007: 37 buildings, average cost: $99,800
  • 2008: 25 buildings, average cost: $99,800
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $222,200
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $208,600
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $152,900
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2014: 15 buildings, average cost: $180,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $669 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $594 (0.7%)

Laclede County household income distribution in 2009 Laclede County home values distribution Laclede County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.9%
(21.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.1% for Black residents, 32.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.8%
Laclede County:

21.8%
Missouri:

15.9%
(21.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.7% for Black residents, 30.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 39 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 21 years old, American Indian residents: 45 years old, Asian residents: 32 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30 years old, Other race residents: 38 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Laclede County is $381 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $607 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lebanon, Conway, Phillipsburg, Bennett Springs, Twin Bridges, Evergreen.

Laclede 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: Essex County, Virginia , La Plata County, Colorado , Jefferson County , Lincoln County, Kentucky , Mercer County, Kentucky .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.1%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,016
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 72.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 290 (44% naturalized citizens)

Laclede County:

0.9%
Whole state:

2.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 40
  • 1990 to 1994: 25
  • 1985 to 1989: 30
  • 1980 to 1984: 21
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 7
  • 1970 to 1974: 50
  • 1965 to 1969: 117

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 83.7%

Laclede County marital status for males Laclede County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,415
  • One, attached: 105
  • Two: 180
  • 3 or 4: 535
  • 5 to 9: 255
  • 10 to 19: 127
  • 20 or more: 438
  • Mobile homes: 3,234
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 31

Housing units in Laclede County with a mortgage: 3,049 (229 second mortgage, 221 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,824

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

67.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Laclede County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,41167
Mainline Protestant2,09013
Catholic1,4882
Other6773
None16,905-
Laclede 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: 11
Laclede County:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Laclede County:

7.64 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Laclede County:

8.6%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Laclede County:

29.3%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.4%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Laclede County:

Average size of farms: 229 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $22,518
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $34.80
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.98%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 91.85%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $21,106
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.05%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $29,450
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.48%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.58
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 11.08%
Corn for grain: 367 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 427 harvested acres
Vegetables: 22 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 36 acres

Earthquake activity:

Laclede County-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 172.1 miles away from Laclede 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 173.1 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, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 263.7 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 189.3 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 171.6 miles away from Laclede County center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 173.9 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:

  • MissouriSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 5, 2011, Emergency Declared (EM-3317): February 3, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3317, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • MissouriSevere Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 5, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1961): March 23, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1961, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • MissouriSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 8, 2009 to May 16, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1847): June 19, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1847, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • MissouriSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Emergency Declared (EM-3303): January 30, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3303, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • MissouriSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 17, 2008 to May 9, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1749): March 19, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1749, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • MissouriSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: January 7, 2008 to January 10, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1742): February 5, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1742, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • MissouriSevere Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 8, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Emergency Declared (EM-3281): December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3281, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • MissouriSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: August 19, 2007 to August 21, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1728): September 21, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1728, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • MissouriSevere Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 12, 2007 to January 22, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1676): January 15, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1676, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • MissouriHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3232): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3232, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Laclede County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Germany (27%)
  • Mexico (25%)
  • Hungary (6%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Dominican Republic (5%)
  • Japan (4%)
  • El Salvador (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Laclede County (%):

  • United States or American (33%)
  • German (18%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • English (10%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Laclede County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 11,512 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 2,042 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 28 (0%)
  • Taxi: 22 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0%)
  • Walked: 283 (2%)
  • Other means: 107 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 741 (5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Laclede County, Missouri in 2000:

  • 263 people in nursing homes
  • 90 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 21 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 221 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 105 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 9 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,836.

6.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,647 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Missouri average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.88% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($16,451 average AGI)
2.41% relocated from other states ($12,197 average AGI)
Laclede County:

2.41%
Missouri average:

2.54%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pulaski County, MO  0.61% ($36,147 average AGI)
from Greene County, MO  0.58% ($21,761)
from Camden County, MO  0.45% ($28,545)
from Dallas County, MO  0.26% ($17,750)
from Webster County, MO  0.25% ($20,567)
from Wright County, MO  0.24% ($24,862)
from Christian County, MO  0.15% ($24,556)


6.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,380 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.67%
Missouri average:

6.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.47% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($18,339 average AGI)
2.21% relocated to other states ($11,040 average AGI)
Laclede County:

2.21%
Missouri average:

2.76%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greene County, MO  0.87% ($29,364 average AGI)
to Pulaski County, MO  0.79% ($27,680)
to Camden County, MO  0.39% ($26,125)
to Webster County, MO  0.35% ($23,209)
to Dallas County, MO  0.29% ($25,771)
to Wright County, MO  0.17% ($17,048)
to Christian County, MO  0.16% ($23,500)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.2

Births per 1000 population in Laclede County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Laclede County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Laclede County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Laclede County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Laclede County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,647 (5,214 aged, 1,433 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 695 (8%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Laclede County, Missouri in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (718)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (410)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (403)
  • Congestive heart failure (304)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (293)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (240)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (151)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (128)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (101)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (100)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.97
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7790.700
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 142.780
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 58990.99

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1507.600
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 974.140
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 20.29

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35.45
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 60.88

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 106.9. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 35,226
  • In family households: 30,159 (7,529 male householders, 2,374 female householders)
    7,776 spouses, 9,901 children (8,779 natural, 282 adopted, 840 stepchildren), 789 grandchildren, 173 brothers or sisters, 193 parents, 281 other relatives, 964 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,067 (1,958 male householders (1,558 living alone)), 2,220 female householders (1,932 living alone)), 889 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 345 (326 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,638 2-persons, 2,215 3-persons, 1,775 4-persons, 807 5-persons, 297 6-persons, 171 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,490 1-person, 569 2-persons, 71 3-persons, 27 4-persons, 13 5-persons, 4 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

6,066 married couples with children.
1,799 single-parent households (483 men, 1,316 women).

97.3% of residents of Laclede County speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (65% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $183,719,000 ($5465 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $13,294,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $97,374,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $34,365,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $730,000
Federal grants: $44,031,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,900,000 ($718,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,319,000 ($283,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,414,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,985,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,572,000

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

Births: 2,422
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,834
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +39
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,409
Here:

+41 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Laclede County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.00 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 75
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,589
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,409
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,835
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,465
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,124
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,170
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,257
  • 1939 or earlier: 812
Rooms in houses/apartments in Laclede County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 18
  • 2 rooms: 69
  • 3 rooms: 230
  • 4 rooms: 1,287
  • 5 rooms: 2,438
  • 6 rooms: 2,522
  • 7 rooms: 1,300
  • 8 rooms: 636
  • 9+ rooms: 787
  • 1 room: 36
  • 2 rooms: 181
  • 3 rooms: 669
  • 4 rooms: 1,170
  • 5 rooms: 839
  • 6 rooms: 336
  • 7 rooms: 158
  • 8 rooms: 69
  • 9+ rooms: 15
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Laclede County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 21
  • 1 bedroom: 322
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,128
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,380
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,127
  • 5+ bedrooms: 309
  • no bedroom: 72
  • 1 bedroom: 815
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,540
  • 3 bedrooms: 900
  • 4 bedrooms: 125
  • 5+ bedrooms: 21
Cars and other vehicles available in Laclede County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 353
  • 1 vehicle: 2,515
  • 2 vehicles: 4,114
  • 3 vehicles: 1,636
  • 4 vehicles: 502
  • 5+ vehicles: 167
  • no vehicle: 555
  • 1 vehicle: 1,859
  • 2 vehicles: 874
  • 3 vehicles: 135
  • 4 vehicles: 32
  • 5+ vehicles: 18

54% of Laclede County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Missouri.

Laclede County:

54.3%
State average:

54.3%

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

  • This state: 21707
  • Northeast: 584
  • Midwest: 4510
  • South: 2655
  • West: 2532

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $56,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Laclede County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (43.8%)
  • Electricity (35.8%)
  • Wood (14.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.7%)
  • Utility gas (1.8%)
  • Electricity (47.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (42.8%)
  • Wood (5.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.4%)
  • Utility gas (1.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 133
Here:

3.3%
Missouri:

13.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 122
Here:

6.3%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 204
Here:

23.1%
Missouri:

24.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Laclede County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,793,000
    Corrections - Other: $542,000
    Financial Administration: $491,000
    Police Protection: $481,000
    General Public Buildings: $409,000
    General - Other: $399,000
    Health Services - Other: $385,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $340,000
    Central Staff Services: $249,000
    Welfare - Other: $71,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,413,000

Laclede County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $300,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $400,000
    Interest Earnings: $44,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $900,000
    Health & Hospitals: $385,000
    General Support: $27,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,632,000
    Property: $275,000

Laclede County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $425,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 975
  • Number of aged recipients: 79
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 896
  • Number of recipients under 18: 128
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 670
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 177
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 407
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 409
Laclede County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Laclede County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Laclede County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James21373.9 years
William21374.7 years
John19375.1 years
Mary16979.3 years
Robert14472.0 years
Charles12676.5 years
George9579.2 years
Thomas6876.4 years
Dorothy6679.7 years
Ruth6578.3 years
Most common last names in Laclede County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones14776.2 years
Smith12075.8 years
Davis8377.7 years
Johnson8078.2 years
Brown7677.0 years
Moore5974.8 years
Williams5875.7 years
Miller5477.8 years
Wilson5478.5 years
Hough4679.7 years
Businesses in Laclede County, MO
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Maurices1
AT&T1McDonald's2
Applebee's1New Balance1
Arby's1Nike3
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Best Western1Penske1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Quiznos1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Starbucks1
DressBarn1Steak 'n Shake1
Dressbarn1Subway2
Famous Footwear1Super 81
FedEx4T-Mobile1
Ford1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
Hardee's1U-Haul3
Hilton1U.S. Cellular2
Holiday Inn1UPS3
KFC1Verizon Wireless1
La-Z-Boy1Waffle House1
Lane Furniture1Walgreens1
Little Caesars Pizza1Walmart1
Long John Silver's1Wendy's1
Lowe's1YMCA1
MasterBrand Cabinets4