Berkeley, Missouri Population 2022

8,730
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Berkeley is a city located in Missouri. Berkeley has a 2020 population of 8,730. Berkeley is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -4.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,132 in 2010.

The average household income in Berkeley is $41,404 with a poverty rate of 16.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $993 per month, and the median house value is $63,700. The median age in Berkeley is 36.5 years, 38.6 years for males, and 36 years for females.

Berkeley Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Berkeleywas:

  • Black or African American: 84.07%
  • White: 14.74%
  • Two or more races: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Asian: 0.01%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Berkeley, Missouri is 8,730 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,730.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,132.

Berkeley, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American7,50584.07%
White1,31614.74%
Two or More Races921.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.15%
Asian10.01%
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Berkeley Population by Race

Berkeley Population Pyramid $2022

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Berkeley Median Age

36.5


Total

38.6


Male

36


Female

Berkeley Adults

There are 6,417 adults, (1,319 of whom are seniors) in Berkeley.

Berkeley Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Berkeley Sex Ratio

Female

4,869

54.54%

Male

4,058

45.46%

Berkeley Population by Age

Berkeley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Berkeley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female35.5%64.5%
Male39.6%60.4%
All49.3%50.7%
Non Family53.8%46.2%
Married62.6%37.4%

49.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Berkeley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5342.4949.3
Non Family1,4171.1453.8
Female9873.235.5
Married7993.8662.6
Male3312.8339.6

3.27

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Berkeley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1652.84%
9th to 12th Grade62710.78%
High School Graduate1,82731.42%
Some College2,06935.58%
Associates Degree3746.43%
Bachelors Degree5008.60%
Graduate Degree2534.35%
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Berkeley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Berkeley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black4,5443,943409
White1,111987320
Hispanic9145
2+ Races563524
Native American1313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 42.86%.

Berkeley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,849$27,547$26,395
Less Than 9th Grade$8,831$$
High School Graduate$25,493$21,081$26,621
Some College$29,281$33,927$22,319
Bachelors Degree$31,705$26,579$34,375
Graduate Degree$54,531$64,018$38,000

$26,849

Average Earnings

$27,547

Average Male

$26,395

Average Female

Berkeley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Berkeley Language by Age

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Berkeley Language

96.17% of Berkeley residents speak only English, while 3.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.57% of the population.

Berkeley Language

Berkeley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black7,4411,31617.69%
White1,139807.02%
Hispanic1227763.11%
Multiple9233.26%
Asian11100.00%
OtherNaN%

16.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.75%

Male Poverty Rate

16.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Berkeley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Berkeley is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Berkeley is Multiple, with 3.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.68%.

Berkeley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.14%
Some College20.18%
Bachelors or Greater10.54%
High School7.27%

Berkeley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed58.82%
Female Unemployed13.79%
Female Employed9.52%
Male Employed9.24%

Berkeley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Berkeley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,185$41,404
Families$35,737$43,880
Married Families$57,536-
Non Families$25,716$32,602
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Income by Household Type

Berkeley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.6%

Male Marriage Rate

24.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Berkeley Married by Age and Sex

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Berkeley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Berkeley Marital Status by Race

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Berkeley Marital Status

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633

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam250
First Gulf War209
Second Gulf War18
Korea6
World War II

Berkeley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74232
35 to 54217
55 to 64140
75+44
18 to 34

Berkeley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black3967.80%
White23718.74%

Berkeley Veterans by Race

Berkeley Veterans by Education

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3.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Berkeley Veterans by Education

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64.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Berkeley Employment by Age

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Berkeley Employment by Race

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Berkeley Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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76.03%

Born in Berkeley

98.62%

Native Born

1.38%

Foreign Born

1.38%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.62% of Berkeley residents were born in the United States, with 76.03% having been born in Missouri. 1.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Berkeley Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228,730-37-0.42%
20218,767-37-0.42%
20208,804-37-0.42%
20198,841-37-0.42%
20188,878-45-0.50%
20178,923-50-0.56%
20168,973-77-0.85%
20159,050-22-0.24%
20149,072-19-0.21%
20139,091-23-0.25%
20129,114-6-0.07%
20119,120-12-0.13%
20109,132-931-0.97%
200010,063-2,387-2.11%
199012,450-3,472-2.43%
198015,922-3,821-2.13%
197019,7431,0670.56%
196018,67613,40813.49%
19505,2682,6917.41%
19402,5770.00%

Berkeley Population by Year