In 2017, Howard County, MO had a population of 10.1k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $50,356. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Howard County, MO declined from 10,148 to 10,144, a -0.0394% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,762 to $50,356, a 10% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Howard County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.07%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.91%), White (Hispanic) (1.03%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.483%). N/A% of the people in Howard County, MO speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Howard County, MO are Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies (777 degrees awarded in 2017) and Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (276 degrees).
The median property value in Howard County, MO is $116,300, and the homeownership rate is 75.9%. Most people in Howard County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Howard County, MO is 2 cars per household.