In 2017, Cape Girardeau, MO-IL had a population of 97.1k people with a median age of 37.6 and a median household income of $46,872. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Cape Girardeau, MO-IL declined from 97,422 to 97,136, a -0.294% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,728 to $46,872, a 2.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cape Girardeau, MO-IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (86%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.79%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.71%), White (Hispanic) (1.41%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.19%). N/A% of the people in Cape Girardeau, MO-IL speak a non-English language, and 98.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Cape Girardeau, MO-IL are Southeast Missouri State University (2,186 degrees awarded in 2017), Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center (117 degrees), and Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences (96 degrees).
The median property value in Cape Girardeau, MO-IL is $139,300, and the homeownership rate is 67.7%. Most people in Cape Girardeau, MO-IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Cape Girardeau, MO-IL is 2 cars per household.