Joplin, MO Metro Area has a population of 176,117 people with a median age of 36.8 and a median household income of $43,286. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Joplin, MO Metro Area grew from 175,961 to 176,117, a 0.09% increase and its median household income grew from $42,255 to $43,286, a 2.44% increase.
The population of Joplin, MO Metro Area is 85.6% White, 6.7% Hispanic, and 2.83% Two+. 6.9% of the people in Joplin, MO Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 97.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Joplin, MO Metro Area are Missouri Southern State University, with 1,037 graduates, Crowder College, with 863 graduates, and Ozark Christian College, with 155 graduates.
The median property value in Joplin, MO Metro Area is $110,100, and the homeownership rate is 66.5%. Most people in Joplin, MO Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Joplin, MO Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Joplin, MO Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Jasper County, MO and Newton County, MO and the census places Joplin, MO; Carthage, MO; and Neosho, MO.