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Where is Joplin, MO?

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Joplin is a city found in Missouri, The United States Of America. It is located 37.08 latitude and -94.51 longitude and it is situated at elevation 308 meters above sea level.

Joplin has a population of 50,150 making it the 14th biggest city in Missouri. It operates on the CDT time zone, which means that it follows the same time zone as Kansas City.

Quick facts

Country The United States Of America
State Missouri
Population 50,150
Elevation 308 m over sea level
Time Zone CDT
Longitude -94.513280
Latitude 37.084230
Airport Joplin Regional Airport

Joplin has a population of around 51042, of which 25055 (49%) are male and 25987 (50%) are female. The average age of the inhabitants of Joplin is 38.08, meaning that the average person is above the national median age of 37. For every male, there are approximately 1.04 females, meaning that the population is relatively evenly distributed between males and female(s).

Of Joplin's 51042 residents, around 48906 (95.80%) identify as having a single race. The majority of the population is white, which consists of 87.90% of the population. Of the remaining population, 1956 are black/African Americans (3.80%), 866 are native Americans (1.70%), 842 are asians (1.60%), 146 are pacific islanders (0.30%), 211 are other (0.40%).

The median income of households in Joplin is $38169.00, meaning that most of the households are above the poverty threshold for families of three. Of the total population, 10.70% of households reported an annual income of less than $10,000.

Joplin, MO Zipcodes

The city of Joplin has 3 zipcodes recognized by the United States Census Bureau: 64801, 64804, 64870.

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.