Fort Leonard Wood is a city located in Pulaski County Missouri. Fort Leonard Wood has a 2020 population of 16,026. Fort Leonard Wood is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 6.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,061 in 2010.
The average household income in Fort Leonard Wood is $63,888 with a poverty rate of 6.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,256 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Fort Leonard Wood is 20.8 years, 20.7 years for males, and 20.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Leonard Woodwas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
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 asian people with a rate of 64.08%.
76.76% of Fort Leonard Wood residents speak only English, while 23.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.71% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Leonard Wood is Black, with 17.03% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Leonard Wood is Hispanic, with 1.41% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.33%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Fort Leonard Wood
90.73% of Fort Leonard Wood residents were born in the United States, with 9.83% having been born in Missouri. 6.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.