Slater is located close to the center of Missouri. Slater is part of Saline County. Slater has 1.44 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Slater population is 2,150, which has grown 3.22% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 7.74% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Slater median household income is $38,656 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 52.97% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.91% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Slater median house value is $54,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 69.66% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 52.06% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. 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 Slater is worse than the state average in quality. The Slater area code is 660.