Anderson, Missouri Population 2023

1,987

Anderson is a city located in McDonald County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 1,987, it is the 257th largest city in Missouri and the 10976th largest city in the United States.Anderson is currently growing at a rate of 0.1% annually and its population has increased by 0.3% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,981 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Anderson has a population density of 874 people per square mile.

The average household income in Anderson is $52,188 with a poverty rate of 44.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Anderson is 32.4 years, 28.4 years for males, and 36.3 years for females.

Anderson Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Anderson was:

  • White: 70.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 14.06%
  • Two or more races: 7.2%
  • Other race: 3.3%
  • Native American: 2.96%
  • Black or African American: 1.19%
  • Asian: 0.97%
The current population of Anderson, Missouri is 1,987 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,981.

Anderson, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Anderson Population by Race

Anderson Population Pyramid 2023

Anderson Median Age

32.4

Total

28.4

Male

36.3

Female

Anderson Adults

There are 1,577 adults, (301 of whom are seniors) in Anderson.

Anderson Age Dependency

85.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Anderson Sex Ratio

Female1,20551.02%
Male1,15748.98%

Anderson Population by Age

Anderson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.16

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

53.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Anderson Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Anderson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Anderson Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 24.56%.

Anderson Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$27,379

Average Earnings

$39,219

Average Male

$23,833

Average Female

Anderson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Anderson Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Anderson Language

89.2% of Anderson residents speak only English, while 10.8% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.26% of the population.

Anderson Language

Anderson Poverty by Race

rate

44.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.3%

Male Poverty Rate

31.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anderson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anderson is Islander, with 157.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anderson is White, with 35.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.43%.

Anderson Poverty

Anderson Poverty Rate by Education

Anderson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Anderson Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Anderson Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Anderson Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Anderson Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Anderson Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Anderson Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

107

Number of Veterans

107

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Anderson Veterans by War

Anderson Veterans by Age

count

Anderson Veterans by Race

Anderson Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

28.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anderson Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Anderson Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Anderson Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Anderson Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

52.04%

Born in Anderson

108.68%

Native Born

10.55%

Foreign Born

7.93%

Non Citizen

2.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

108.68% of Anderson residents were born in the United States, with 52.04% having been born in Missouri. 7.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Anderson Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Anderson Population by Year