Thayer, MO

Add Comparison

Population

2,305

0.732% decline

Median Age

36.1


Median Household Income

$26,116

1.75% decline

Poverty Rate

31.9%


Number of Employees

792

8.79% growth

Median Property Value

$74,700

9.69% growth

About

In 2017, Thayer, MO had a population of 2.31k people with a median age of 36.1 and a median household income of $26,116. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Thayer, MO declined from 2,322 to 2,305, a -0.732% decrease and its median household income declined from $26,580 to $26,116, a -1.75% decrease.

The population of Thayer, MO is 95.5% White Alone, 1.91% American Indian & Alaska Native Alone, and 0.954% Asian Alone. 2.03% of the people in Thayer, MO speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Thayer, MO is $74,700, and the homeownership rate is 55.7%. Most people in Thayer, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Thayer, MO is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Thayer, MO employs 792 people. The largest industries in Thayer, MO are Retail Trade (132 people), Accommodation & Food Services (123 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (108 people), and the highest paying industries are Educational Services ($33,500), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($31,146), and Transportation & Warehousing ($31,146).

Median household income in Thayer, MO is $26,116. Males in Thayer, MO have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $43,527. The income inequality in Thayer, MO (measured using the Gini index) is 0.462, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$26,116

2017 value

± $3,597

-1.75%

1 Year Growth

± 24.7%

Households in Thayer, MO have a median annual income of $26,116, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $26,580 in 2016, which represents a -1.75% annual growth.

Look at the chart to see how the median household income in Thayer, MO compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Missouri.

$59,788

Average Male Salary

± $1,357

$43,527

Average Female Salary

± $948

In 2017, full-time male employees in Thayer, MO made 1.37 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Thayer, MO by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Missouri.

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $57,564 ± $7,422

  2. White

    $46,113 ± $833

  3. American Indian and Alaska Native tribes specified; or American Indian or Alaska Native, not specified and no other races

    $38,513 ± $18,949

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Thayer, MO workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.25 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Thayer, MO by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Thayer, MO is from Missouri.

0.462

2017 Wage GINI

0.462

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Missouri was 0.462 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0515% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Missouri was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Missouri in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Missouri across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.

Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 4803

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Thayer, MO was Census Tract 4803 with a value of $30,343, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

The following map shows all of the places in Thayer, MO colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

31.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Thayer, MO (712 out of 2.23k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males < 5 and then Females < 5.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    654 ± 149

  2. Native American

    44 ± 72

  3. Two Or More

    14 ± 60

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Thayer, MO is White, followed by Native American and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

792

2017 Value

± 156

8.79%

1 Year growth

± 26.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Thayer, MO grew at a rate of 8.79%, from 728 employees to 792 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Thayer, MO, are Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (106 people), Management Occupations (92 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (80 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Thayer, MO.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Thayer, MO, by number of employees, are Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (106 people), Management Occupations (92 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (80 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Thayer, MO has an unusually high number of residents working as Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (2.29 times higher than expected), Material Moving Occupations (2.12 times), and Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media Occupations (1.76 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Thayer, MO, by median earnings, are Transportation Occupations ($68,393), Management Occupations ($45,536), and Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Occupations ($39,375).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

792

2017 Value

± 156

8.79%

1 Year growth

± 26.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Thayer, MO grew at a rate of 8.79%, from 728 employees to 792 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Thayer, MO, are Retail Trade (132 people), Accommodation & Food Services (123 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (108 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Thayer, MO, though some of these residents may live in Thayer, MO and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Thayer, MO, by number of employees, are Retail Trade (132 people), Accommodation & Food Services (123 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (108 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Thayer, MO has an unusually high number of Transportation & Warehousing (2.04 times higher than expected), Accommodation & Food Services (2.04 times), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (1.81 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Thayer, MO, by median earnings, are Educational Services ($33,500), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($31,146), and Transportation & Warehousing ($31,146).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Missouri to other states, or from other states to Missouri.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $27.7B

  2. $24B

  3. $22.8B

In 2015, the top outbound Missouri product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $27.7B, followed by Motorized vehicles with $24B and Mixed freight and $22.8B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Missouri products.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for Missouri state.

$272B

2015 Value

$433B

Projected 2045 Value

59.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Missouri trade was $272B. This is expected to increase 59.4% to $433B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Missouri trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Missouri to other states, or from other states to Missouri.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $31.1B

  2. $13.5B

  3. $9.57B

In 2015, the top outbound Missouri domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Illinois with $31.1B, followed by Kansas with $13.5B and Texas and $9.57B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Missouri shares with each state (excluding itself).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

79.7% of the population of Thayer, MO has health coverage, with 25.2% on employee plans, 25.9% on Medicaid, 10.2% on Medicare, 12.5% on non-group plans, and 5.82% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Thayer, MO was $8,107 in 2014. This is a 3.14% increase from the previous year ($7,860).

Primary care physicians in Thayer, MO see 1418 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.0706% increase from the previous year (1417 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1806 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 588 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Pemiscot County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (15.2%). Additionally, DeKalb County and Marion County have the highest prevalence of adult obesity (38.1%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Missouri.

1,418 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Missouri see an average of 1,418 patients per year. This represents a 0.0706% increase from the previous year (1,417 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Missouri in comparison to neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Missouri.

$8,107

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,354

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,413

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$10,457

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Missouri (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.14%, from $7,860 to $8,107.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

20.3%

Uninsured

25.2%

Employer Coverage

25.9%

Medicaid

10.2%

Medicare

12.5%

Non-Group

5.82%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Thayer, MO grew by 1.52% from 20% to 20.3%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Thayer, MO changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 15.2% prevalence

  2. 14.9% prevalence

  3. 14.8% prevalence

Pemiscot County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Missouri, at 15.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Missouri by county over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Thayer, MO is home to a population of 2.31k people, from which 99.7% are citizens. As of 2017, 2.73% of Thayer, MO residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Thayer, MO is composed of 2.2k White Alone residents (95.5%), 44 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (1.91%), 22 Asian Alone residents (0.954%), 16 Hispanic or Latino residents (0.694%), 14 Two or More Races residents (0.607%), 8 Black or African American Alone residents (0.347%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Thayer, MO are Other Pacific Island Languages (12 speakers), Spanish or Spanish Creole (11 speakers), and French (Incl. Patois, Cajun) (10 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

36

Median Native-Born Age

± 4.8

34

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 29.2

In 2017, the median age of all people in Thayer, MO was 36.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 36, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 34. But people in Thayer, MO are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Thayer, MO residents was 37.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2.73%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

2.33%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, 2.73% of Thayer, MO residents were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Thayer, MO was 2.33%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Thayer, MO compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    41,972 ± 5,012 people

  2. India

    19,111 ± 3,389 people

  3. China

    16,010 ± 3,102 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Thayer, MO was Mexico, the natal country of 41,972 Thayer, MO residents, followed by India with 19,111 and China with 16,010.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

99.7%

2017 Citizenship

99.1%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.7% of Thayer, MO residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Thayer, MO was 99.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Thayer, MO compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    2.2k ± 348

  2. American Indian & Alaska Native Alone

    44 ± 54

  3. Asian Alone

    22 ± 40

In 2017, there were 50 times more White Alone residents (2.2k people) in Thayer, MO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 44 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone and 22 Asian Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Thayer, MO as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Other Pacific Island Languages

    12 speakers (0.581%)

  2. Spanish or Spanish Creole

    11 speakers (0.532%)

  3. French (Incl. Patois, Cajun)

    10 speakers (0.484%)

2.03% of Thayer, MO citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Thayer, MO was Other Pacific Island Languages. 0.581% of the overall population of Thayer, MO are native Other Pacific Island Languages speakers. 0.532% speak Spanish or Spanish Creole and 0.484% speak Other Pacific Island Languages, the next two most common languages.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    112 ± 43

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    63 ± 54

  3. Korea

    35 ± 24

Thayer, MO has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.78 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Thayer, MO was $74,700 in 2017, which is 0.343 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $68,100 to $74,700, a 9.69% increase. The homeownership rate in Thayer, MO is 55.7%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Thayer, MO have an average commute time of 18.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Thayer, MO is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$26,116

Median Household Income

± $3,597

980

Number of Households

± 157

In 2017, the median household income of the 980 households in Thayer, MO declined from $26,116 from the previous year's value of $26,580.

The following chart displays the households in Thayer, MO distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing

Property Value

$74,700

2017 Median

± $7,388

$68,100

2016 Median

± $9,794

In 2017, the median property value in Thayer, MO grew to to $74,700 from the previous year's value of $68,100.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Thayer, MO compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Thayer, MO the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

< $800

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Thayer, MO distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Thayer, MO the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

55.7%

2017 Homeownership

57.5%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 55.7% of the housing units in Thayer, MO were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 57.5%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Thayer, MO compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Thayer, MO distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Thayer, MO have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

18.2 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Thayer, MO have a shorter commute time (18.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 2.54% of the workforce in Thayer, MO have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Thayer, MO compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    81.8%

  2. Carpooled

    10.9%

  3. Worked At Home

    3.49%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Thayer, MO was Drove Alone, followed by those who Carpooled and those who Worked At Home.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart