As baby boomers age, older Americans will make up a growing proportion of the population. In 2020, the population of 65 plus is expected to be 19.3%. By 2030, about 22.6% of Daviess County citizens will be 65 or older.
That has important implications for our community on issues such as housing, health care, infrastructure, transportation and social services.
Daviess County received a composite rank of 13 in the Missouri