MO

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

About Wheaton, MO

Wheaton, MO is located in Barry County in the state of Missouri.

The total City Population for Wheaton is about 688 with about 522 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 760.

The Average Home Value is $83,900.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Home Value of $120,304.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 56% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $30,729.00, which is roughly 37% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,798.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 47% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wheaton is about 3.2%.

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

Barry County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 76.27% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 79.66%
Democratic: 18.9%
Libertarian: 1.15%
Green: 0.17%
Other: 0.12%


Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 64874
Latitude : 36.779092
Longitude : -94.032553
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1271 ft.
Area Code(s) : 417

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.55
Male Population Estimate : 46.58%
Female Population Estimate : 53.42%
Median Age : 37.0
Male Median Age : 35.3
Female Median Age : 37.8

White Population Estimate : 92.24%
Black Population Estimate : 0.92%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 7.76%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.32%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.97%
Other Population Estimate : 6.05%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wheaton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Barry County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2015)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Barry County: About 242 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Barry County is about 23% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 16% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.