Ernest township represents an area within the Ernest township subdivision of the Dade County (Missouri),
which is not part of any official city, town or other place of the Ernest township subdivision.
This area is populated by approximatelly 131 people and occupies the area of 26 square miles - 1 square miles represent water areas.
Racial makeup of the population is : White (96.95%), American Indian and Alaska Native (1.53%) and Two or More races (0.76%).
The male part of the population has a median age of 32 and the “median female” is 39 years old.
Statistical data for the Ernest township based on the 2010 U.S. Census