Missouri
Demographic Data






Missouri POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Missouri Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Missouri is:
6,154,913

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.1%
5 - 17:
16.5%
18 - 24:
9.3%
25 - 34:
13.4%
35 - 54:
24.5%
55 - 64:
13.5%
Over 65 Years:
16.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
College Graduated
Attending College
90.6%
90.6%
29.9%
29.9%
4.8%
4.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Missouri
USA
$31,839
$31,839
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Missouri
USA
$57,290
$57,290
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.0%

Employment Industries in MO

Healthcare
Retail
Manufacturing
Education
Accommodation
Construction
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Finance
Other
Transportation
Public Service
Administration
Wholesale
Arts
Information Technology
Real Estate
Agriculture
Utilities
Mining
Management
14.8%
14.8%
11.5%
11.5%
11.4%
11.4%
9.3%
9.3%
6.9%
6.9%
6.5%
6.5%
5.9%
5.9%
5.5%
5.5%
4.7%
4.7%
4.7%
4.7%
4.3%
4.3%
3.7%
3.7%
2.7%
2.7%
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%
1.8%
1.6%
1.6%
1.5%
1.5%
0.9%
0.9%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
Black Or African American
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
American Indian And Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
78.8%
78.8%
11.3%
11.3%
4.3%
4.3%
3.1%
3.1%
2.0%
2.0%
0.3%
0.3%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Unclassified
German
Irish
English
Italian
French
European
Scottish
Polish
Dutch
Scots-Irish
Swedish
Norwegian
Welsh
British
African
Russian
Swiss
Czech
Danish
25.8%
25.8%
22.3%
22.3%
12.3%
12.3%
9.1%
9.1%
3.3%
3.3%
2.7%
2.7%
2.0%
2.0%
1.7%
1.7%
1.6%
1.6%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
0.9%
0.9%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
German
Chinese
Indic languages
Vietnamese
Slavic languages
Arabic
French
Serbo-Croatian
Other Asian languages
African languages
Native American languages
West Germanic languages
Tagalog
Russian
Korean
Hindi
Other Indo-European
Pacific Island languages
93.7%
93.7%
2.6%
2.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born MO Residents
4.2%