Sikeston, MO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Sikeston, Missouri Info Snack

Population
16,200
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
24.2%
Median Home
$121,400
Median Income
$39,803
Median Rent
$712

Sikeston SnackAbility

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

Sikeston, MO Crime Report

741
Total Crimes
4,594.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
85.50%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sikeston
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 741 4,594.2 3,133.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 97 601.4 495.0 366.7
Murder 2 12.4 9.3 5.0
Robbery 14 86.8 80.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 65 403.0 357.4 250.2
Property Crime 644 3,992.8 2,638.7 2,109.9
Burglary 118 731.6 430.4 340.5
Larceny 498 3,087.6 1,865.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 28 173.6 343.3 219.9

Sikeston, MO Cost Of Living

82
Sikeston's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sikeston Missouri National Average
Overall 82 91 100
Services 96 96 100
Groceries 91 99 100
Health 87 99 100
Housing 60 78 100
Transportation 82 95 100
Utilities 87 98 100

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
2019 16,200 -1.0%
2018 16,366 -0.7%
2017 16,482 0.1%
2016 16,464 0.2%
2015 16,436 -1.2%
2014 16,642 0.8%
2013 16,511 0.6%
2012 16,414 0.1%
2011 16,395 0.2%
2010 16,369 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sikeston

White
69.1% (11,188)
African American
25.0% (4,042)
American Indian
0.3% (44)
Asian
0.9% (148)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (8)
Two Or More
2.2% (352)
Hispanic
2.6% (418)
Race Sikeston MO USA
White 69.1% 79.4% 60.7%
African American 25.0% 11.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 2.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 4.2% 18.0%

Gender in Sikeston

Female
53.9% (8,739)
Male
46.1% (7,461)
Gender Sikeston MO USA
Female 53.9% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 46.1% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sikeston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (647)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,296)
High School / GED
40.0% (6,480)
Some College
19.0% (3,078)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (972)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,944)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,296)
Professional Degree
2.0% (324)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (162)
Education Sikeston MO USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sikeston, Missouri

Less than $10,000
11.6% (187,611)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.8% (143,121)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.9% (224,803)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (151,360)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.6% (284,594)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.5% (250,697)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (157,009)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (133,469)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (47,314)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (40,017)
Income Sikeston MO USA
Less than $10,000 11.6% 6.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.8% 4.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.9% 10.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.6% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.5% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 12.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 13.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 4.8% 7.7%

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