In 2018, Vernon County, MO had a population of 20.7k people with a median age of 40.9 and a median household income of $43,379. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Vernon County, MO grew from 20,665 to 20,691, a 0.126% increase and its median household income grew from $41,479 to $43,379, a 4.58% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Vernon County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (94%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.72%), White (Hispanic) (1.54%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.889%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.667%). 0% of the people in Vernon County, MO speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Vernon County, MO are Cottey College (110 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Vernon County, MO was $99,000, and the homeownership rate was 69.7%. Most people in Vernon County, MO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 15.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Vernon County, MO was 2 cars per household.