sikeston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 556 6.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 4,130 45.8 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,447 27.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,192 13.2 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 693 7.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 7,548 83.7 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,569 17.4 % 17.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 16,436 - -
19 years old and under 4,578 27.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 4,870 29.6 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,946 24.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 3,042 18.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 14,864 98.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 259 1.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 44 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,769 28.5 % 33.5 %
Married 3,029 48.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 294 4.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,114 18.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,258 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,494 89.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 764 10.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,494 75.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 99 1.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 619 8.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 276 3.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 348 4.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 51 0.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 252 3.5 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 119 1.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 835 11.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 805 11.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,680 23.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,425 19.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,196 16.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 488 6.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 4,029 55.5 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 2,357 32.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 100 1.4 % 4.1 %
Wood 8 0.1 % 1.8 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 11,478 71.5 % 75.5 %
African-American 4,484 27.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 59 0.4 % 0.8 %
Some Other Race 24 0.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,789 55,775
Median Family Income 44,796 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 20,605 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 45.16 %
  • Temperature 42.6 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.38 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 31.42
    [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