Des Peres, Missouri Population 2020

8,740

Des Peres is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 8,740, it is the 87th largest city in Missouri and the 3378th largest city in the United States. Des Peres is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually and its population has increased by 4.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,373 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Des Peres has a population density of 2,017 people per square mile.

The average household income in Des Peres is $184,165 with a poverty rate of 1.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,013 per month, and the median house value is $425,100. The median age in Des Peres is 44.1 years, 43.5 years for males, and 45 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.3 males.

Des Peres Demographics

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

  • White: 93.00%
  • Asian: 4.00%
  • Two or more races: 1.86%
  • Black or African American: 0.92%
  • Other race: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Des Peres, Missouri is 8,740, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,662.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,373.

Des Peres, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,96793.00%
Asian3434.00%
Two or More Races1591.86%
Black or African American790.92%
Some Other Race100.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.11%

Des Peres Population Pyramid 2020

Des Peres Median Age

44.1


Total

43.5


Male

45


Female

Des Peres Adults

There are 6,315 adults, (1,884 of whom are seniors) in Des Peres.

Des Peres Age Dependency

93.3

Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Des Peres Sex Ratio

Female

4,299

50.18%

Male

4,268

49.82%

Des Peres Households and Families

Des Peres Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Des Peres Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female95.3%4.7%
Married94.5%5.5%
All92.5%7.5%
Non Family79.4%20.6%

92.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9542.8792.5
Married2,3223.1394.5
Non Family4281.3179.4
Female1272.8595.3
Male773.66100

3.1

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

1.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Des Peres Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade480.81%
9th to 12th Grade490.83%
High School Graduate4858.19%
Some College72112.18%
Associates Degree2233.77%
Bachelors Degree2,53642.83%
Graduate Degree1,85931.40%

Des Peres Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,5035,4074,045
Asian235235235
Black787745
Multiple Races676732
Hispanic373729
Other Race101010
Native American999

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$76,767$102,202$57,632
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$21,250$16,250$26,917
Some College$39,896$54,028$32,963
Bachelors Degree$84,083$100,673$63,275
Graduate Degree$98,958$143,214$63,326

$76,767

Average Earnings

$102,202

Average Male

$57,632

Average Female

Des Peres Language

Des Peres Language by Age

Des Peres Language

92.81% of Des Peres residents speak only English, while 7.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.76% of the population.

Des Peres Poverty

Des Peres Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,7951361.74%
Black7311.37%

1.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.02%

Male Poverty Rate

2.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Des Peres

The race most likely to be in poverty in Des Peres is White, with 1.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Des Peres is Black, with 1.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.11%.

Name Poverty
High School12.99%
Less Than High School6.98%
Some College4.31%
Bachelors or Greater0.39%
Name Poverty
Female Employed1.07%
Male Employed0.44%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Des Peres Income

Des Peres Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$140,658$184,165
Families$154,559$198,501
Married Families$161,786-
Non Families$53,750$94,364

Des Peres Marital Status

Des Peres Marital Status

Marriage Rates

71.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.4%

Male Marriage Rate

71.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Des Peres Married by Age and Sex

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

Des Peres Veterans

482

Number of Veterans

482

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam308
Korea75
First Gulf War39
World War II22
Second Gulf War16

$Des Peres Veterans by Education

0.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Des Peres Employment Status

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Des Peres 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

67.20%

Born in Missouri

94.56%

Native Born

5.44%

Foreign Born

1.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.56% of Des Peres residents were born in the United States, with 67.20% having been born in Missouri. 1.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,740390.45%
20198,701390.45%
20188,662850.99%
20178,577390.46%
20168,538-20-0.23%
20158,558290.34%
20148,529670.79%
20138,462340.40%
20128,428350.42%
20118,39380.10%
20108,385-207-0.24%
20008,5921970.23%
19908,3951410.17%
19808,2542,9214.46%
19705,3339712.03%
19604,3620.00%