In 2020, Howell County, MO had a population of 40.1k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $39,482. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Howell County, MO grew from 40,104 to 40,130, a 0.0648% increase and its median household income grew from $38,357 to $39,482, a 2.93% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Howell County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.1%), White (Hispanic) (1.59%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.46%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.07%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.695%).
None of the households in Howell 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.
99.4% of the residents in Howell County, MO are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Howell County, MO are Missouri State University-West Plains (302 degrees awarded in 2020) and South Central Career Center (51 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Howell County, MO was $114,600, and the homeownership rate was 68.2%.
Most people in Howell County, MO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Howell County, MO was 2 cars per household.
Howell County, MO borders Fulton County, AR, Douglas County, MO, Oregon County, MO, Ozark County, MO, Shannon County, MO, and Texas County, MO.