Concord, Missouri

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Concord, Missouri
CDP
Location of Concord, Missouri
Location of Concord, Missouri
Coordinates: 38°30′52″N 90°21′13″W / 38.51444°N 90.35361°W / 38.51444; -90.35361Coordinates: 38°30′52″N 90°21′13″W / 38.51444°N 90.35361°W / 38.51444; -90.35361
Country United States
State Missouri
County St. Louis
Area
 • Total 5.5 sq mi (14.3 km2)
 • Land 5.5 sq mi (14.3 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 623 ft (190 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 16,421
 • Density 3,000/sq mi (1,100/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 29-16030[1]
GNIS feature ID 0765657[2]

Concord is a census-designated place (CDP) in St. Louis County, Missouri, United States. The population was 16,421 at the 2010 census.[3] It should not be confused with Concord Township or Concord Village; the CDP shares much land with both, but these areas' boundaries are not identical.

Geography[edit]

Concord is located at 38°30′52″N 90°21′13″W / 38.51444°N 90.35361°W / 38.51444; -90.35361 (38.514386, -90.353666).[4] The CDP is shaped roughly like a figure 8, with the southern loop larger and more rounded than the angular northern loop.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 5.5 square miles (14 km2), all of it land.

Concord is mostly bounded by highways—by Interstate 255, U.S. Route 67 (locally called Lindbergh Boulevard and co-signed here with U.S. Route 50 and U.S. Route 61), Route 21 (known locally as Tesson Ferry Road), and Route 30 (known locally as Gravois Road). Interstate 270 bisects the CDP's southern node.

Adjacent areas[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1970 21,217
1980 20,896 −1.5%
1990 19,859 −5.0%
2000 16,689 −16.0%
2010 16,421 −1.6%

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 16,689 people, 6,926 households, and 5,000 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 3,027.0 people per square mile (1,169.4/km²). There were 7,079 housing units at an average density of 1,283.9/sq mi (496.0/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 97.95% White, 0.31% African American, 0.09% Native American, 0.83% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.25% from other races, and 0.57% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.84% of the population.

There were 6,926 households out of which 25.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.6% were married couples living together, 8.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.8% were non-families. 24.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 2.88.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 20.6% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 23.8% from 25 to 44, 27.9% from 45 to 64, and 21.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 91.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.2 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $55,275, and the median income for a family was $64,155. Males had a median income of $47,975 versus $31,675 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $26,933. About 1.1% of families and 1.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.8% of those under age 18 and 1.7% of those age 65 or over.

ZIP codes[edit]

Most of Concord lies in the 63128 ZIP code; however, a significant northern portion is assigned to the 63123 ZIP code.

School districts[edit]

Concord contains land in the Lindbergh School District in the north and the Mehlville School District in the south, although only a few schools are located inside Concord itself. However, Lindbergh's Sperreng Middle School is located just outside the border.

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