In 2020, Pettis County, MO had a population of 42.4k people with a median age of 37.8 and a median household income of $49,315. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Pettis County, MO grew from 42,355 to 42,421, a 0.156% increase and its median household income grew from $46,157 to $49,315, a 6.84% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pettis County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.4%), White (Hispanic) (5.97%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.99%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.81%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.43%).
None of the households in Pettis County, MO reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
95.6% of the residents in Pettis County, MO are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pettis County, MO are State Fair Community College (830 degrees awarded in 2020), Academy of Salon Professionals (24 degrees), and American College of Hair Design Inc (16 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Pettis County, MO was $128,900, and the homeownership rate was 69.1%. Most people in Pettis County, MO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Pettis County, MO was 2 cars per household.