Blue Springs, Missouri Population 2022

57,938
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Blue Springs is a city located in Jackson County Missouri. Blue Springs has a 2020 population of 57,938. Blue Springs is currently growing at a rate of 1.23% annually and its population has increased by 10.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 52,657 in 2010.

The average household income in Blue Springs is $89,854 with a poverty rate of 7.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $971 per month, and the median house value is $166,000. The median age in Blue Springs is 35.4 years, 34.4 years for males, and 36.8 years for females.

Blue Springs Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blue Springswas:

  • White: 85.79%
  • Black or African American: 7.18%
  • Two or more races: 3.31%
  • Other race: 1.68%
  • Asian: 1.64%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Blue Springs, Missouri is 57,938 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 57,938.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 52,657.

Blue Springs, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47,05485.79%
Black or African American3,9367.18%
Two or More Races1,8133.31%
Some Other Race9211.68%
Asian9001.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native2260.41%
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Blue Springs Population by Race

Blue Springs Population Pyramid $2022

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Blue Springs Median Age

35.4


Total

34.4


Male

36.8


Female

Blue Springs Adults

There are 39,095 adults, (7,368 of whom are seniors) in Blue Springs.

Blue Springs Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Blue Springs Sex Ratio

Female

28,367

51.72%

Male

26,483

48.28%

Blue Springs Population by Age

Blue Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blue Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female45.3%54.7%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Male62.3%37.7%
All71.3%28.7%
Married85.1%14.9%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blue Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,8142.7671.3
Married11,3363.2585.1
Non Family4,7961.2654.7
Female2,5713.0745.3
Male1,1113.4362.3

3.18

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

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Blue Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2890.82%
9th to 12th Grade1,4644.13%
High School Graduate9,10625.69%
Some College9,12025.73%
Associates Degree3,2099.05%
Bachelors Degree8,27023.33%
Graduate Degree3,98811.25%
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Blue Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blue Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White30,27828,75710,485
Black2,3442,260746
Hispanic1,5831,457370
Asian723701416
2+ Races387387184
Other Race268268172
Native American18418498

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 other race people with a rate of 64.18%.

Blue Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,688$54,108$37,788
Less Than 9th Grade$24,404$$24,016
High School Graduate$39,888$46,731$25,492
Some College$43,266$54,135$33,168
Bachelors Degree$51,181$67,095$43,650
Graduate Degree$62,311$77,764$58,278

$45,688

Average Earnings

$54,108

Average Male

$37,788

Average Female

Blue Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blue Springs Language by Age

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Blue Springs Language

94.71% of Blue Springs residents speak only English, while 5.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.78% of the population.

Blue Springs Language

Blue Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,3393,0426.86%
Multiple1,79436020.07%
Black3,8322697.02%
Hispanic3,2262407.44%
Asian900121.33%
OtherNaN%

7.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.60%

Male Poverty Rate

8.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blue Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blue Springs is Multiple, with 20.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blue Springs is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.89%.

Blue Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.60%
Some College6.86%
High School4.28%
Bachelors or Greater3.35%

Blue Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed28.78%
Male Unemployed19.26%
Female Employed5.96%
Male Employed1.10%

Blue Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blue Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,767$89,854
Families$84,992$98,774
Married Families$96,543-
Non Families$43,207$57,608
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Income by Household Type

Blue Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Blue Springs Married by Age and Sex

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Blue Springs 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 55-64.

Blue Springs Marital Status by Race

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Blue Springs Marital Status

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3,806

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,443
First Gulf War1,106
Second Gulf War873
Korea141
World War II110

Blue Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,348
65 to 741,177
75+589
55 to 64417
18 to 34275

Blue Springs Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,4239.93%
Black2308.96%
Hispanic20210.88%
Other Race10922.02%
Asian334.47%
Native American115.98%

Blue Springs Veterans by Race

Blue Springs Veterans by Education

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5.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blue Springs Veterans by Education

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70.9%

Labor Force Participation

68.7%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Blue Springs Employment by Age

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Blue Springs Employment by Race

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Blue Springs 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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64.16%

Born in Blue Springs

96.92%

Native Born

3.08%

Foreign Born

0.90%

Non Citizen

2.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.92% of Blue Springs residents were born in the United States, with 64.16% having been born in Missouri. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Blue Springs Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202257,9387031.23%
202157,2357031.24%
202056,5327031.26%
201955,8297031.28%
201855,1262650.48%
201754,8614740.87%
201654,3873890.72%
201553,9985361.00%
201453,4623130.59%
201353,1491720.32%
201252,9772230.42%
201152,754970.18%
201052,6574,5770.91%
200048,0807,9271.82%
199040,15314,2174.47%
198025,93619,15714.36%
19706,7794,22410.25%
19602,5551,7555.98%
19408000.00%

Blue Springs Population by Year