Joplin-Miami, MO-OK metropolitan area

Joplin, Missouri
Joplin-Miami, MO-OK MSA
Map of Joplin, Missouri
Country United States
State(s) Missouri, Oklahoma
Largest city Joplin
Other cities  - Carthage
 - Miami
 - Webb City
 - Neosho
 - Carl Junction
  Total 1,753 sq mi (4,540 km2)
Population (2015 Estimate)
  Total 209,192
  Rank 135th in the U.S.

The Joplin-Miami, MO-OK MSA, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area now consisting of three counties, Jasper and Newton counties in southwest Missouri, and Ottawa County, OK in extreme northeast Oklahoma, all anchored by the city2015 Joplin. The addition of Ottawa County was officially added to the Joplin Metropolitan area in April 2013. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 175,518, though as of the 2015 estimates, the population is 209,192.[1]





Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2015209,1920.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

Communities are categorized based on their populations.

Anchor cities

Places with 5,000 to 20,000 inhabitants

Places with 1,000 to 4,999 inhabitants

Places with 500 to 999 inhabitants

Places with less than 500 inhabitants

Unincorporated places

Ghost Towns


The Joplin, Missouri Metropolitan area is served by many different school districts such as the following:

Demographics (Previous Joplin Metropolitan Statistical Area)

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 175,518 people, 64,286 households, and 44,270 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 93.5% White, 1.5% African American, 1.6% Native American, 1.0% Asian, 0.2% Pacific Islander, 1.45% from other races, and 2.23% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.2% of the population. For ever 100 females there are 95.3 males.

The median income for a household in the MSA was $37,158, and the median income for a family was $44,564. Males had a median income of $29,315 versus $20,883 for females.

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