In 2017, Pettis County, MO had a population of 42.3k people with a median age of 37.9 and a median household income of $43,097. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Pettis County, MO grew from 42,193 to 42,309, a 0.275% increase and its median household income grew from $40,467 to $43,097, a 6.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pettis County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.3%), White (Hispanic) (5.43%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.84%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.58%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.46%). N/A% of the people in Pettis County, MO speak a non-English language, and 95.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pettis County, MO are State Fair Community College (878 degrees awarded in 2017), Academy of Salon Professionals (26 degrees), and American College of Hair Design Inc (19 degrees).
The median property value in Pettis County, MO is $111,400, and the homeownership rate is 67.2%. Most people in Pettis County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Pettis County, MO is 2 cars per household.