Barton county is located in southwest Missouri. Barton county has 591.92 square miles of land area and 4.80 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Barton county population is 12,402, which has shrunk 1.11% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 7.04% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Barton county median household income is $39,573 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 35.18% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 16.78% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Barton county median house value is $84,000 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 50.54% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 54.62% and is about the same as the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Barton county is close to the state average in quality. The Barton county area code is 417.
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