Sikeston, MO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Sikeston, Missouri Info Snack

Population
16,664
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
20.0%
Median Home
$130,400
Median Income
$42,702
Median Rent
$730

Sikeston SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Sikeston, MO Crime Report

699
Total Crimes
4,372.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
86.37%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sikeston
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 699 4,372.3 3,073.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 135 844.4 542.7 387.8
Murder 2 12.5 11.8 6.5
Robbery 9 56.3 74.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 115 719.3 413.3 279.7
Property Crime 564 3,527.9 2,531.0 1,958.2
Burglary 89 556.7 378.8 314.2
Larceny 426 2,664.7 1,759.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 49 306.5 393.2 246.0

Sikeston, MO Cost Of Living

86
Sikeston's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sikeston Missouri National Average
Overall 86 89 100
Services 98 95 100
Groceries 93 96 100
Health 91 96 100
Housing 61 77 100
Transportation 90 91 100
Utilities 89 97 100

Sikeston, MO Photos

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Rankings for Sikeston in Missouri

Map Of Sikeston, MO

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Population over time in Sikeston

Year Population % Change
2020 16,664 1.8%
2019 16,366 -0.7%
2018 16,482 0.1%
2017 16,464 0.2%
2016 16,436 -1.2%
2015 16,642 0.8%
2014 16,511 0.6%
2013 16,414 0.1%
2012 16,395 0.2%
2011 16,369 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sikeston

White
68.7% (11,451)
African American
24.1% (4,017)
American Indian
0.2% (26)
Asian
0.7% (121)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (9)
Two Or More
3.7% (615)
Hispanic
2.6% (425)
Race Sikeston MO USA
White 68.7% 78.8% 60.1%
African American 24.1% 11.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 0.7% 2.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.6% 4.3% 18.2%

Gender in Sikeston

Female
52.9% (8,811)
Male
47.1% (7,853)
Gender Sikeston MO USA
Female 52.9% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sikeston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (833)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,333)
High School / GED
36.0% (5,999)
Some College
20.0% (3,332)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (999)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (2,332)
Master's Degree
10.0% (1,666)
Professional Degree
1.0% (166)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sikeston MO USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sikeston, Missouri

Less than $10,000
8.3% (138,389)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.6% (142,513)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.2% (219,727)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (177,798)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.6% (293,504)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (264,635)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (168,404)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.9% (164,967)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (54,760)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (41,700)
Income Sikeston MO USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.6% 4.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.2% 9.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.6% 13.7% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 13.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.9% 14.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 5.2% 8.3%

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