Florissant, Missouri Population 2023

52,647

Florissant is a city located in St. Louis County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 52,647, it is the 12th largest city in Missouri and the 838th largest city in the United States.Florissant is currently growing at a rate of 0.07% annually and its population has increased by 0.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 52,533 in 2020. Spanning over 13 miles, Florissant has a population density of 4,195 people per square mile.

The average household income in Florissant is $64,855 with a poverty rate of 12.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Florissant is 36.9 years, 36.2 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Florissant Demographics

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

  • White: 54.28%
  • Black or African American: 37.29%
  • Two or more races: 5.17%
  • Other race: 1.84%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Florissant, Missouri is 52,647 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 52,533.

Florissant, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Florissant Population by Race

Florissant Population Pyramid 2023

Florissant Median Age

36.9

Total

36.2

Male

37.3

Female

Florissant Adults

There are 39,069 adults, (7,134 of whom are seniors) in Florissant.

Florissant Age Dependency

60.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Florissant Sex Ratio

Female26,82552.37%
Male24,39547.63%

Florissant Population by Age

Florissant Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.22

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

65.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Florissant Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Florissant Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Florissant 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 83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 26.21%.

Florissant Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$38,818

Average Earnings

$40,964

Average Male

$36,566

Average Female

Florissant Earnings by Educational Attainment

Florissant Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Florissant Language

94.16% of Florissant residents speak only English, while 5.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.48% of the population.

Florissant Language

Florissant Poverty by Race

rate

12.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.93%

Male Poverty Rate

11.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Florissant

The race most likely to be in poverty in Florissant is Islander, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Florissant is Asian, with 2.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.3%.

Florissant Poverty

Florissant Poverty Rate by Education

Florissant Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Florissant Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Florissant Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

40.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Florissant Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Florissant 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 45-54.

Florissant Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Florissant Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

2,977

Number of Veterans

2,586

Male Veterans

391

Female Veterans

Florissant Veterans by War

Florissant Veterans by Age

count

Florissant Veterans by Race

Florissant Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Florissant Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

69.2%

Labor Force Participation

63.8%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Florissant Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Florissant Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Florissant 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

70.34%

Born in Florissant

93.36%

Native Born

4.14%

Foreign Born

1.66%

Non Citizen

2.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.36% of Florissant residents were born in the United States, with 70.34% having been born in Missouri. 1.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Florissant Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Florissant Population by Year