MO

National Population : 333,590,059
Missouri State Population : 6,290,113

About Kelso, MO

Kelso, MO is located in Scott County in the state of Missouri.

The total City Population for Kelso is about 170 with about 714 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 587.

The Average Home Value is $162,500.00, which is roughly 26% higher than the Average Home Value of $120,304.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 14% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,219.00, which is roughly 9% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,798.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Kelso is about 5.5%.

Missouri is ranked #31 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.26 out of 100.

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Voting

Scott County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 72.74% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 77.71%
Democratic: 21.18%
Libertarian: 0.88%
Green: 0.17%
Other: 0.06%


Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 63758
Latitude : 37.190970
Longitude : -89.549944
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 435 ft.
Area Code(s) : 573

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.18
Male Population Estimate : 47.06%
Female Population Estimate : 52.94%
Median Age : 41.0
Male Median Age : 40.5
Female Median Age : 43.0

White Population Estimate : 98.82%
Black Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.59%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.59%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Other Population Estimate : 0.59%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Kelso specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Scott County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Scott County: About 936 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Scott County is about 44% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 69% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.