From a total population of 37,370, Cape Girardeau has a median age of 39.8. The average age of males, in Cape Girardeau, is 38.5 while the average age of females is 41.7. When you compare this to median age of Missouri, Cape Girardeau is 1.7 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Cape Girardeau, is $14,052 while the average household income is $25,495. When comparing the median income of people living in Cape Girardeau to the rest of Missouri, the average income in Cape Girardeau is $11,954 less.