Bonne Terre, Missouri Population 2023

6,915

Bonne Terre is a city located in St. Francois County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 6,915, it is the 116th largest city in Missouri and the 5407th largest city in the United States.Bonne Terre is currently growing at a rate of 0.06% annually but its population has decreased by -1.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,037 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Bonne Terre has a population density of 1,700 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bonne Terre is $56,445 with a poverty rate of 18.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Bonne Terre is 35.9 years, 35.7 years for males, and 36.8 years for females.

Bonne Terre Demographics

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

  • White: 79.78%
  • Black or African American: 14.49%
  • Two or more races: 4.73%
  • Native American: 0.91%
  • Other race: 0.09%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bonne Terre, Missouri is 6,915 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,037.

Bonne Terre, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Native American

Other race

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Bonne Terre Population by Race

Bonne Terre Population Pyramid 2023

Bonne Terre Median Age

35.9

Total

35.7

Male

36.8

Female

Bonne Terre Adults

There are 5,970 adults, (656 of whom are seniors) in Bonne Terre.

Bonne Terre Age Dependency

32.4

Age Dependency Ratio

12.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Bonne Terre Sex Ratio

Female2,29632.63%
Male4,74167.37%

Bonne Terre Population by Age

Bonne Terre Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.46

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Bonne Terre Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Bonne Terre Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bonne Terre Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 65.62%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 16.59%.

Bonne Terre Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$23,321

Average Earnings

$22,260

Average Male

$26,080

Average Female

Bonne Terre Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bonne Terre Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Bonne Terre Language

97.27% of Bonne Terre residents speak only English, while 2.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.53% of the population.

Bonne Terre Language

Bonne Terre Poverty by Race

rate

18.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.91%

Male Poverty Rate

26.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bonne Terre

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bonne Terre is Hispanic, with 67.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bonne Terre is Multiple, with 3.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.64%.

Bonne Terre Poverty

Bonne Terre Poverty Rate by Education

Bonne Terre Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bonne Terre Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Bonne Terre Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

34.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Bonne Terre Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Bonne Terre 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.

Bonne Terre Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Bonne Terre Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

289

Number of Veterans

271

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

Bonne Terre Veterans by War

Bonne Terre Veterans by Age

count

Bonne Terre Veterans by Race

Bonne Terre Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bonne Terre Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

32.5%

Labor Force Participation

30.6%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bonne Terre Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Bonne Terre Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Bonne Terre 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

79.76%

Born in Bonne Terre

99.57%

Native Born

2.38%

Foreign Born

1.13%

Non Citizen

1.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.57% of Bonne Terre residents were born in the United States, with 79.76% having been born in Missouri. 1.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bonne Terre Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Bonne Terre Population by Year