Branson, Missouri Population 2020

11,765

Branson is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 11,765, it is the 67th largest city in Missouri and the 2759th largest city in the United States. Branson is currently growing at a rate of 0.85% annually and its population has increased by 11.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,520 in 2010. Spanning over 21 miles, Branson has a population density of 556 people per square mile.

The average household income in Branson is $48,948 with a poverty rate of 20.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $810 per month, and the median house value is $152,000. The median age in Branson is 41.8 years, 38.8 years for males, and 44.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.1 males.

Branson Demographics

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

  • White: 85.73%
  • Other race: 6.15%
  • Black or African American: 4.00%
  • Asian: 2.38%
  • Two or more races: 0.98%
  • Native American: 0.74%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Branson, Missouri is 11,765, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,567.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,520.

Branson, Missouri Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202089,2378180.92%
201988,4198180.93%
201887,6018180.93%
201786,7837180.83%
201686,0655470.64%
201585,5182510.29%
201485,2673440.40%
201384,9231220.14%
201284,801290.03%
201184,7726240.74%
201084,1480.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,72685.73%
Some Other Race6986.15%
Black or African American4544.00%
Asian2702.38%
Two or More Races1110.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native840.74%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.02%

Branson Population Pyramid 2020

Branson Median Age

41.8


Total

38.8


Male

44.6


Female

Branson Adults

There are 9,060 adults, (2,783 of whom are seniors) in Branson.

Branson Age Dependency

80.7

Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Branson Sex Ratio

Female

6,164

54.33%

Male

5,181

45.67%

Branson Households and Families

Branson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Branson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married51.1%48.9%
Male45.4%54.6%
All40.4%59.6%
Non Family37.2%62.8%
Female15.3%84.7%

40.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0262.2140.4
Married2,1452.6451.1
Non Family1,7851.1937.2
Female7573.0815.3
Male3392.8345.4

2.64

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Branson Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2172.74%
9th to 12th Grade6147.76%
High School Graduate2,39130.20%
Some College2,59932.83%
Associates Degree4846.11%
Bachelors Degree1,07113.53%
Graduate Degree5406.82%

Branson Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8886,2841,512
Hispanic53740229
Other Race3182254
Asian17614657
Black163116
Multiple Races685313
Native American3535
Islander22

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 asian people with a rate of 32.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,757$25,491$22,444
Less Than High School$15,393$$19,879
High School Grad$25,085$28,621$20,781
Some College$20,549$21,541$18,956
Bachelors Degree$40,772$47,614$35,385
Graduate Degree$28,413$27,500$41,827

$23,757

Average Earnings

$25,491

Average Male

$22,444

Average Female

Branson Language

Branson Language by Age

Branson Language

90.16% of Branson residents speak only English, while 9.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.60% of the population.

Branson Poverty

Branson Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,9591,44716.15%
Hispanic1,23852242.16%
Other69836452.15%
Black45115233.70%
Asian2705420.00%
Multiple1111311.71%
Native841214.29%

20.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.17%

Male Poverty Rate

22.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Branson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Branson is Other, with 52.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Branson is Multiple, with 11.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.87%
High School20.46%
Some College15.21%
Bachelors or Greater3.73%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.18%
Male Unemployed35.02%
Male Employed13.33%
Female Employed12.88%

Branson Income

Branson Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,343$48,948
Families$48,861$56,670
Married Families$57,698-
Non Families$24,454$31,404

Branson Marital Status

Branson Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Branson Married by Age and Sex

Branson 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.

Branson Marital Status by Race

Branson Veterans

826

Number of Veterans

790

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam466
Korea122
Second Gulf War42
First Gulf War41
World War II31
Name Veterans % of Total
White7739.73%
Hispanic385.34%
Indian3541.67%
Other184.79%

$Branson Veterans by Education

4.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Branson Employment Status

60.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Branson Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

35.20%

Born in Missouri

92.15%

Native Born

7.85%

Foreign Born

4.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.15% of Branson residents were born in the United States, with 35.20% having been born in Missouri. 4.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202011,765990.85%
201911,666990.86%
201811,5671611.41%
201711,406990.88%
201611,307630.56%
201511,244810.73%
201411,1632722.50%
201310,891670.62%
201210,824790.74%
201110,7451030.97%
201010,6424,5925.81%
20006,0502,3445.02%
19903,7061,1563.81%
19802,5500.00%