sikeston Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 544 5.7 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 4,295 45.2 % 32.2 %
Some College 2,503 26.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,223 12.9 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 936 9.9 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,209 86.4 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,853 19.5 % 19.5 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 16,464 - -
19 years old and under 4,601 27.9 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 4,758 28.9 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 4,122 25.0 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,983 18.1 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 14,975 98.2 % 84.4 %
Spanish 199 1.3 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 76 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,779 29.0 % 33.6 %
Married 2,958 48.3 % 50.4 %
Separated 333 5.4 % 2.5 %
Divorced 1,054 17.2 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,446 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,667 89.5 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 779 10.5 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,725 76.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 183 2.5 % 5.9 %
2-Units 585 7.9 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 188 2.5 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 381 5.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 50 0.7 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 221 3.0 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 113 1.5 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 752 10.1 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 883 11.9 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,950 26.2 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,430 19.2 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,075 14.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 458 6.2 % 12.8 %
Electric 4,246 57.0 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 2,286 30.7 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 128 1.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 7 0.1 % 1.6 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 11,508 71.2 % 75.1 %
African-American 4,581 28.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 52 0.3 % 0.9 %
Some Other Race 32 0.2 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 37,831 57,617
Median Family Income 45,075 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 21,949 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 56.67 %
  • Temperature 69.6 ℉
  • Rainfall 7.16 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 7.62
    [CDD] 1.22

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 1.71 %
6.0 1.35 %
7.0 0.78 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com