sikeston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 714 7.5 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 4,317 45.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 2,423 25.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,259 13.3 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 747 7.9 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 7,842 82.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,722 18.2 % 18.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 16,642 - -
19 years old and under 4,555 27.4 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 5,167 31.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 3,952 23.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,968 17.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 14,923 97.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 297 1.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 41 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,946 30.3 % 33.2 %
Married 3,191 49.7 % 50.6 %
Separated 267 4.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,014 15.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,272 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,609 90.9 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 663 9.1 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,327 73.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 134 1.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 735 10.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 326 4.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 275 3.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 81 1.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 269 3.7 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 125 1.7 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 947 13.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 808 11.1 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,619 22.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,454 20.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,164 16.0 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 488 6.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 3,882 53.4 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 2,667 36.7 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 53 0.7 % 4.2 %
Wood 7 0.1 % 1.9 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 11,561 71.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 4,542 28.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 52 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 31 0.2 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 36 0.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 37,076 53,657
Median Family Income 44,546 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 21,094 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 47.13 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.81 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 26.13
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 1.71 %
6.0 1.35 %
7.0 0.78 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com