Missouri Economic Dashboard

What's New?


July Online Job Postings
There were more than 99,000 new job postings in Missouri in July 2022, according to data from Lightcast™. The St. Louis area had the largest number of postings of any region in the month with more than 43,000. See the monthly new online job postings by industry and occupation for Missouri and the 10 Workforce Development Areas in this interactive dashboard.
Median Age of Population is Increasing
A new visualization from the U.S. Census Bureau shows broad variations in age structure by state and county. Missouri counties with the highest median age in 2021 were Hickory County with a median age of 54.7 years, followed by Stone (54.5), Benton (54.0), Camden (52.8), and Ozark (51.4). Users can interact with the dashboard to see the age distributions in counties across the state.


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