Phillips County

phillips countyYou will find small town hospitality in Phillips County, a place where residents enjoy a high quality of life with a low cost of living. Visitors frequent Phillips County to shop in Phillipsburg’s bustling downtown and to attend family-friendly events. What stands out is the thriving downtown and large small business community. Local entrepreneurs have filled every storefront, leading to ongoing construction and development projects.


Together, residents and entrepreneurs have created a strong and vibrant community. Success here is frequently achieved as a community endeavor with business networks, volunteer groups, and task forces pushing for a united goal - to foster community growth and future prosperity.

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Phillips County

Population

Total Population

5,380

Population
Growth Rate

-0.51%

Median Age

47

Diversity Index

14.600

Housing & Income

Households

2,324

Total Housing Units

3,049


Owner Occupied

1,762

Renter Occupied

562

Vacant

725

Median Home Value

$80,745


Average Home Value

$109,818

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.49%


Per Capita Income

1.68%

Income Projection

Median Household

$44,366 $47,939


Average Household

$58,039 $63,063


Per Capita

$25,080 $27,265

Workforce

Total Businesses

386

Total Employed

2,535

Workers 16+

2,733

Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

54

Employed

490

HealthCare/Social Assist

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Businesses

19

Employed

330

Educational Services - Businesses

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Businesses

9

Employed

259

Public Administration

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Businesses

31

Employed

235

Building Matl/Garden Equip

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Businesses

13

Employed

228

Accommodation/Food Service

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Businesses

19

Employed

191

Some
High School

172

Graduated
High School

1,256

Associates
Degree

474

Bachelor's
Degree

616

Graduate
Degree

276

Average Commute Time

14 min.



Resident Commuters

2,242

Non-Resident Commuters

403

Drive Alone

2,181

Carpooled

224

Public

0

Work At Home

164