Douglas County is located in south-central Missouri. The County Seat is Ava and the largest city is Ava. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.mocounties.com/douglas-county.php. The 2014 population estimate is 13,546 and the 2010 census population was 13,684. The land area is 813.63 square miles and there are 16.8 persons per square mile.
96.7% of the population is White, 0.4% is Black or African American, 1% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.3% is Asian, 0.6% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.9% is two or more races. 81.7% have a high school degree or higher, and 10.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $102,900, there are 5,178 households, an average of 2.61 persons per household. The per capita income is $16,404, the median household income is $32,130, and 22.6% of the persons in Douglas County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,315. Retail sales (in $1000) were $93,694, and sales per capita were $6,979.
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