Florissant, Missouri Population 2020

50,750

Florissant is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 50,750, it is the 13th largest city in Missouri and the 781st largest city in the United States. Florissant is currently declining at a rate of -0.51% annually and its population has decreased by -2.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 52,158 in 2010. Florissant reached it's highest population of 65,908 in 1970. Spanning over 13 miles, Florissant has a population density of 4,044 people per square mile.

The average household income in Florissant is $63,615 with a poverty rate of 9.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $998 per month, and the median house value is $96,400. The median age in Florissant is 35.5 years, 34.3 years for males, and 37.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.0 males.

Florissant Demographics

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

  • White: 54.46%
  • Black or African American: 38.25%
  • Two or more races: 4.80%
  • Other race: 1.35%
  • Asian: 0.67%
  • Native American: 0.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
The current population of Florissant, Missouri is 50,750, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 51,272.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 52,158.

Florissant, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,17854.46%
Black or African American19,79138.25%
Two or More Races2,4864.80%
Some Other Race7001.35%
Asian3490.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native2010.39%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander390.08%

Florissant Population Pyramid 2020

Florissant Median Age

35.5


Total

34.3


Male

37.1


Female

Florissant Adults

There are 37,992 adults, (6,967 of whom are seniors) in Florissant.

Florissant Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Florissant Sex Ratio

Female

28,437

54.96%

Male

23,307

45.04%

Florissant Households and Families

Florissant Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Florissant Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.3%19.7%
Male75.4%24.6%
All65.3%34.7%
Non Family59.3%40.7%
Female46.2%53.8%

65.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,8242.5765.3
Married7,6503.3580.3
Non Family7,1581.1959.3
Female4,1603.3646.2
Male8563.2775.4

3.23

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Florissant Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9482.79%
9th to 12th Grade2,2046.48%
High School Graduate9,94629.24%
Some College8,60025.29%
Associates Degree3,69110.85%
Bachelors Degree5,99217.62%
Graduate Degree2,6307.73%

Florissant Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,70818,9674,688
Black11,15210,1673,318
Hispanic1,000714286
Multiple Races807720228
Other Race351222122
Asian21716183
Native American13011219
Islander12

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.59%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.25%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,246$41,111$35,906
Less Than High School$16,350$20,319$14,027
High School Grad$31,638$38,375$25,235
Some College$38,025$41,278$35,530
Bachelors Degree$43,590$52,508$42,011
Graduate Degree$49,311$49,615$49,250

$38,246

Average Earnings

$41,111

Average Male

$35,906

Average Female

Florissant Language

Florissant Language by Age

Florissant Language

93.61% of Florissant residents speak only English, while 6.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.75% of the population.

Florissant Poverty

Florissant Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black19,1492,37412.40%
White26,5582,0387.67%
Multiple2,46326310.68%
Hispanic1,75323813.58%
Other69521831.37%
Islander3939100.00%
Asian3353811.34%
Native201188.96%

9.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.79%

Male Poverty Rate

10.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Florissant

The race most likely to be in poverty in Florissant is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Florissant is White, with 7.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.55%
High School8.46%
Some College6.25%
Bachelors or Greater5.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.41%
Male Unemployed10.03%
Female Employed7.13%
Male Employed3.71%

Florissant Income

Florissant Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,750$63,615
Families$66,282$73,974
Married Families$81,957-
Non Families$36,632$41,849

Florissant Marital Status

Florissant Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Florissant Married by Age and Sex

Florissant 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.

Florissant Marital Status by Race

Florissant Veterans

3,165

Number of Veterans

2,909

Male Veterans

256

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,035
First Gulf War610
Second Gulf War475
Korea371
World War II133
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1009.11%
Black9487.33%
Hispanic544.66%
Other5411.20%
2 or More474.32%
Asian124.53%
Indian43.08%

$Florissant Veterans by Education

4.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Florissant Employment Status

68%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Florissant 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

74.40%

Born in Missouri

96.15%

Native Born

3.85%

Foreign Born

1.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.15% of Florissant residents were born in the United States, with 74.40% having been born in Missouri. 1.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202050,750-261-0.51%
201951,011-261-0.51%
201851,272-167-0.32%
201751,439-261-0.50%
201651,700-417-0.80%
201552,117-96-0.18%
201452,213-91-0.17%
201352,304-113-0.22%
201252,417-47-0.09%
201152,4641900.36%
201052,2741,7770.35%
200050,497-709-0.14%
199051,206-4,515-0.84%
198055,721-10,187-1.67%
197065,90827,7425.62%
196038,16634,42926.16%
19503,7372,33710.32%
19401,4000.00%