Living in Sedalia, MO

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Sedalia SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Sedalia, MO Crime Report

1,127
Total Crimes
5,220.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
103.24%
Above National Average

Sedalia, MO Cost Of Living

86
Sedalia's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Sedalia, Missouri Info Snack

Sedalia, Missouri is a city located about 30 miles (48 km) south of the Missouri River in Pettis County. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 21,387. As the county seat of Pettis County, it is the principal city of the Sedalia Micropolitan Statistical Area, which consists of Pettis County. Sedalia is also the location of the Missouri State Fair and the Scott Joplin Ragtime Festival. U.S. Routes 50 and 65 intersect in the city.
Population
21,642
Unemployment
8.7%
Poverty
21.6%
Median Home
$91,000
Median Income
$37,983
Median Rent
$714

Sedalia, MO Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Sedalia in Missouri

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Map Of Sedalia, MO

Population over time in Sedalia

Year Population % Change
2017 21,642 0.8%
2016 21,477 0.2%
2015 21,441 -0.1%
2014 21,457 0.1%
2013 21,429 0.1%
2012 21,402 0.3%
2011 21,340 0.5%
2010 21,236 0.4%
2009 21,142 -
Crime/100k Sedalia MO USA
Violent Crime 847.6 502.1 368.9
Murder 4.6 9.9 5.0
Robbery 46.3 84.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 745.7 359.8 246.8
Property Crime 4372.4 2647.1 2199.5
Burglary 546.5 444.9 376.0
Larceny 3585.0 1878.8 1594.6
Car Theft 240.9 323.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sedalia

White
80.5% (17,422)
African American
5.4% (1,169)
American Indian
0.2% (34)
Asian
0.5% (115)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (52)
Two Or More
2.5% (549)
Hispanic
10.6% (2,301)
Race Sedalia MO USA
White 80.5% 79.6% 61.1%
African American 5.4% 11.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 1.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.6% 4.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Sedalia, Missouri

Less than $10,000
8.4% (181,425)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (115,159)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.9% (386,677)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.6% (316,687)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (362,354)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (414,722)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.2% (199,791)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.1% (132,532)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (24,818)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (30,030)
Income Sedalia MO USA
Less than $10,000 8.4% 6.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.9% 10.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.6% 10.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.2% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.1% 13.0% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in Sedalia

Female
51.3% (11,095)
Male
48.7% (10,547)
Gender Sedalia MO USA
Female 51.3% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sedalia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,082)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (2,380)
High School / GED
35.0% (7,574)
Some College
24.0% (5,194)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,947)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (2,380)
Master's Degree
4.0% (865)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (216)
Education Sedalia MO USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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