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Jobs
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Housing
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Affordability
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Diversity
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Safety
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Amenities
8.5
Education
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Commute
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Poplar Bluff, Missouri Info Snack

Poplar Bluff is a small city in Butler County in Southeast Missouri in the United States. It is the county seat of Butler County and is known as "The Gateway to the Ozarks" among other names. The population was 17,023 at the 2010 census.
Population
17,107
Unemployment
8.8%
Poverty
26.4%
Median Home
$101,900
Median Income
$29,733
Median Rent
$658

1 Reviews & Comments About Poplar Bluff

Overall User Rating
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/5

HomeSnacks User

Lived there for over 30 years, never seen a city filled with so many rude and ignorant people. The highlight of the town is the Walmart, filled with the dregs of society. If you like used car lots, run down hotels, questionable Mexican restaurants, or McDonald's, it's the place for you! You can leave your turn signals at home, they don't use them there.

There's a new bypass that lets you go around the town now. It's great.

Rankings for Poplar Bluff in Missouri

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Map Of Poplar Bluff, MO

Population over time in Poplar Bluff

Year Population % Change
2017 17,107 -0.0%
2016 17,112 -0.5%
2015 17,198 0.0%
2014 17,195 0.0%
2013 17,190 0.1%
2012 17,172 0.4%
2011 17,110 0.1%
2010 17,101 -0.1%
2009 17,123 -
Crime/100k Poplar Bluff MO USA
Violent Crime 497.8 502.1 368.9
Murder 11.7 9.9 5.0
Robbery 111.3 84.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 287.0 359.8 246.8
Property Crime 6811.5 2647.1 2199.5
Burglary 1229.9 444.9 376.0
Larceny 5001.8 1878.8 1594.6
Car Theft 579.8 323.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Poplar Bluff

White
80.5% (13,772)
African American
12.0% (2,051)
American Indian
0.3% (55)
Asian
1.0% (174)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (12)
Two Or More
2.4% (416)
Hispanic
3.7% (627)
Race Poplar Bluff MO USA
White 80.5% 79.6% 61.1%
African American 12.0% 11.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 1.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.7% 4.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Poplar Bluff, Missouri

Less than $10,000
15.3% (261,543)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.3% (210,758)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.9% (272,208)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (187,651)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.8% (286,682)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.3% (226,755)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (149,816)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.0% (67,798)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.5% (8,125)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (39,358)
Income Poplar Bluff MO USA
Less than $10,000 15.3% 662.8% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.3% 494.1% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.9% 1042.1% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 1057.3% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.8% 1435.4% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.3% 1856.0% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 1252.9% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.0% 1297.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 465.4% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 437.0% 697.9%

Gender in Poplar Bluff

Female
53.4% (9,136)
Male
46.6% (7,971)
Gender Poplar Bluff MO USA
Female 53.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Poplar Bluff for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,026)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,881)
High School / GED
35.0% (5,987)
Some College
28.0% (4,789)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,539)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (1,197)
Master's Degree
3.0% (513)
Professional Degree
1.0% (171)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Poplar Bluff MO USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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