DeKalb County is located in northwest Missouri. The County Seat is Maysville and the largest city is Cameron. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.dekalbcountymo.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 12,692 and the 2010 census population was 12,892. The land area is 421.36 square miles and there are 30.6 persons per square mile.
86.6% of the population is White, 11.4% is Black or African American, 2% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.3% is Asian, 0.5% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1% is two or more races. 83% have a high school degree or higher, and 9.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $110,400, there are 3,769 households, an average of 2.48 persons per household. The per capita income is $16,635, the median household income is $44,092, and 9.9% of the persons in DeKalb County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was unavailable. Retail sales (in $1000) were $128,002, and sales per capita were $10,405.
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