Boonville, Missouri Population 2023

7,856

Boonville is a city located in Cooper County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Cooper County. With a 2023 population of 7,856, it is the 111th largest city in Missouri and the 4944th largest city in the United States.Boonville is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -5.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,300 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Boonville has a population density of 1,023 people per square mile.

The average household income in Boonville is $55,749 with a poverty rate of 14.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Boonville is 37.7 years, 36.3 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.

Boonville Demographics

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

  • White: 81.46%
  • Black or African American: 10.13%
  • Two or more races: 5.83%
  • Native American: 0.83%
  • Asian: 0.69%
  • Other race: 0.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.43%
The current population of Boonville, Missouri is 7,856 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,300.

Boonville, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Boonville Population by Race

Boonville Population Pyramid 2023

Boonville Median Age

37.7

Total

36.3

Male

40.7

Female

Boonville Adults

There are 6,700 adults, (1,480 of whom are seniors) in Boonville.

Boonville Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Boonville Sex Ratio

Female3,77245.45%
Male4,52854.55%

Boonville Population by Age

Boonville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.84

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Boonville Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Boonville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Boonville Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 34.92%.

Boonville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$34,523

Average Earnings

$34,201

Average Male

$34,759

Average Female

Boonville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Boonville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Boonville Language

97.52% of Boonville residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.87% of the population.

Boonville Language

Boonville Poverty by Race

rate

14.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.07%

Male Poverty Rate

15.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boonville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boonville is Native, with 47.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boonville is Black, with 5.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.23%.

Boonville Poverty

Boonville Poverty Rate by Education

Boonville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Boonville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Boonville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Boonville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Boonville 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.

Boonville Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Boonville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

663

Number of Veterans

613

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

Boonville Veterans by War

Boonville Veterans by Age

count

Boonville Veterans by Race

Boonville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boonville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

48.9%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Boonville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Boonville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Boonville 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

78.18%

Born in Boonville

102.88%

Native Born

1.34%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

0.68%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

102.88% of Boonville residents were born in the United States, with 78.18% having been born in Missouri. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Boonville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Boonville Population by Year