Des Peres, Missouri Population 2023

9,439

Des Peres is a city located in Missouri. With a 2023 population of 9,439, it is the 91st largest city in Missouri and the 4319th largest city in the United States.Des Peres is currently growing at a rate of 0.88% annually and its population has increased by 2.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,193 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Des Peres has a population density of 2,178 people per square mile.

The average household income in Des Peres is $207,015 with a poverty rate of 2.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Des Peres is 42.8 years, 42.7 years for males, and 43 years for females.

Des Peres Demographics

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

  • White: 94.58%
  • Two or more races: 2.24%
  • Asian: 1.85%
  • Black or African American: 0.90%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Des Peres, Missouri is 9,439 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 9,193.

Des Peres, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Des Peres Population by Race

Des Peres Population Pyramid 2023

Des Peres Median Age

42.8

Total

42.7

Male

43

Female

Des Peres Adults

There are 6,331 adults, (2,064 of whom are seniors) in Des Peres.

Des Peres Age Dependency

102.8

Age Dependency Ratio

48.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Des Peres Sex Ratio

Female4,31149.82%
Male4,34350.18%

Des Peres Population by Age

Des Peres Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.04

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

95.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Des Peres Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Des Peres Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Des Peres Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Des Peres Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$88,846

Average Earnings

$121,759

Average Male

$60,096

Average Female

Des Peres Earnings by Educational Attainment

Des Peres Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Des Peres Language

94.54% of Des Peres residents speak only English, while 5.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.56% of the population.

Des Peres Language

Des Peres Poverty by Race

rate

2.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.13%

Male Poverty Rate

2.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Des Peres

The race most likely to be in poverty in Des Peres is Black, with 20.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Des Peres is White, with 2.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.07%.

Des Peres Poverty

Des Peres Poverty Rate by Education

Des Peres Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Des Peres Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Des Peres Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

73.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.1%

Male Marriage Rate

74.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Des Peres Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Des Peres Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Des Peres Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Des Peres Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

417

Number of Veterans

417

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Des Peres Veterans by War

Des Peres Veterans by Age

count

Des Peres Veterans by Race

Des Peres Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Des Peres Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Des Peres Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Des Peres Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Des Peres 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

66.89%

Born in Des Peres

90.05%

Native Born

4.09%

Foreign Born

1.15%

Non Citizen

2.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.05% of Des Peres residents were born in the United States, with 66.89% having been born in Missouri. 1.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Des Peres Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Des Peres Population by Year