Fordland, Missouri Population 2023

772

Fordland is a city located in Webster County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 772, it is the 395th largest city in Missouri and the 16472nd largest city in the United States.Fordland is currently declining at a rate of -0.26% annually and its population has decreased by -0.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 778 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Fordland has a population density of 698 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fordland is $38,584 with a poverty rate of 23.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Fordland is 37.4 years, 34.2 years for males, and 39.8 years for females.

Fordland Demographics

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

  • White: 97.24%
  • Two or more races: 2.76%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Fordland, Missouri is 772 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 778.

Fordland, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Fordland Population by Race

Fordland Population Pyramid 2023

Fordland Median Age

37.4

Total

34.2

Male

39.8

Female

Fordland Adults

There are 603 adults, (120 of whom are seniors) in Fordland.

Fordland Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Fordland Sex Ratio

Female40949.04%
Male42550.96%

Fordland Population by Age

Fordland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.04

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

50.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Fordland Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Fordland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fordland Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.9%.

Fordland Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$29,891

Average Earnings

$40,250

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Fordland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fordland Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Fordland Language

98.98% of Fordland residents speak only English, while 1.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.02% of the population.

Fordland Language

Fordland Poverty by Race

rate

23.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.35%

Male Poverty Rate

22.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fordland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fordland is Hispanic, with 200% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fordland is White, with 22.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.39%.

Fordland Poverty

Fordland Poverty Rate by Education

Fordland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fordland Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Fordland Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Fordland Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Fordland 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.

Fordland Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Fordland Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

59

Number of Veterans

56

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Fordland Veterans by War

Fordland Veterans by Age

count

Fordland Veterans by Race

Fordland Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fordland Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

51.8%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fordland Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Fordland Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Fordland 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

77.51%

Born in Fordland

105.66%

Native Born

1.54%

Foreign Born

1.29%

Non Citizen

0.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

105.66% of Fordland residents were born in the United States, with 77.51% having been born in Missouri. 1.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Fordland Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Fordland Population by Year