In 2018, Phelps County, MO had a population of 44.8k people with a median age of 35.2 and a median household income of $42,846. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Phelps County, MO declined from 44,873 to 44,789, a -0.187% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,681 to $42,846, a 2.8% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Phelps County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.73%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.49%), White (Hispanic) (1.77%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.62%). NaNk% of the people in Phelps County, MO speak a non-English language, and 96% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Phelps County, MO are Missouri University of Science and Technology (2,473 degrees awarded in 2017), Rolla Technical Institute/Center (73 degrees), and Metro Business College-Rolla (40 degrees).
The median property value in Phelps County, MO is $129,400, and the homeownership rate is 60.4%. Most people in Phelps County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Phelps County, MO is 2 cars per household.