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Census Data: Missouri

Guide to statistical information collected by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Missouri State Census

County Boundaries

Decennial Census Data for Missouri

 Year

Coverage

Statistical Summaries

1790

No data for Missouri

 

1800

No data for Missouri

 

1810

No data for Missouri

 

1820

Data for 15 counties/towns/cities for free white males, free white females, slaves and colored persons by age and sex.

Missouri1820.pdf (2 pages)

1830

Population by county for free persons and slaves.

Missouri1830.pdf (1 page)

1840

Population by county by age and sex for free white persons, free colored persons and slaves. Also includes data for St. Louis and Jefferson City. Includes deaf, dumb, blind and insane white persons and deaf, dumb, blind and insane colored persons.

Missouri1840Counties.pdf (4 pages)

1840

Aggregate value, and produce and numbers of persons employed in mines, agriculture, commerce, manufactures, etc. by counties

Missouri1840Employment.pdf (12 pages)

1850

Population by counties by sex, age, white, free colored, and slaves. Population by subdivisions of counties by sex, whites, free colored, and slaves. Nativities of the population. Births, marriages, deaths, dwellings and families by county.

Missouri1850.pdf (22 pages)

1850

Deaf and dumb, blind, insane and idiotic. Colleges, academies, schools, etc. by county. Attending school by county. Illiterate adults by county. Professions of the male population. Agricultural data. Newspapers and periodicals. Libraries. Churches.

Missouri1850Misc.pdf (22 pages)

 

1860

Population of cities and towns by sex for white, free colored and slaves.

Missouri1860CitiesTowns.pdf (11 pages)

1870

Populations of civil divisions less than counties by native, foreign, white and colored. Also shows white and colored population for 1860 and 1850.

Missouri1870CitiesTowns.pdf (9 pages)

1880

Population of civil divisions less than counties. Total population only, no demographic information. Also includes totals from 1870.

Missouri1880CitiesTowns.pdf (13 pages)

1890

Populations of states and territories by minor civil divisions. Population totals only; no demographic information. Also includes totals from 1880.

Missouri1890CitiesTowns.pdf (12 pages)

1900

Populations of states and territories by minor civil divisions. Population totals only; no demographic information. Also includes totals from 1890.

Missouri1900CitiesTowns.pdf (15 pages)

1910

Population of minor civil divisions. Population totals only; no demographic information. Also includes totals from 1900 and 1890.

Missouri1910CitiesTowns.pdf (18 pages)

1920

 See Table of Contents

Missouri1920TableofContents.pdf (1 page)

Missouri1920.pdf (26 pages)

1930

 Vol. 1. Number and distribution of inhabitants. Total population for states, counties, and townships or other minor civil divisions; for urban and rural areas; and for cities and other incorporated places.

 Missouri1930.pdf (35 pages)

1930

Vol. 3. See Table of Contents for list of tables and data.

Missouri1930Vol3TableofContents.pdf (1 page)

Missouri1930Vol3.pdf (73 pages)

1940

List of tables for the State of Missouri; Counties, Minor Civil Divisions and Places of less than 10,000; Cities of 100,00 or more and Metropolitan Districts

Missouri1940TableofContents.pdf (1 page)

1940

Detail tables

Missouri1940.pdf (166 pages)