Fulton, Missouri Population 2022

12,437
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Fulton is a city located in Callaway County Missouri. Fulton has a 2020 population of 12,437. It is also the county seat of Callaway County. Fulton is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -2.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,764 in 2010.

The average household income in Fulton is $57,432 with a poverty rate of 15.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $660 per month, and the median house value is $122,100. The median age in Fulton is 33.4 years, 33.2 years for males, and 34.1 years for females.

Fulton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fultonwas:

  • White: 86.25%
  • Black or African American: 9.39%
  • Other race: 1.65%
  • Two or more races: 1.52%
  • Asian: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fulton, Missouri is 12,437 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,437.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,764.

Fulton, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,95086.25%
Black or African American1,1929.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native750.59%
Asian760.60%
Some Other Race2101.65%
Two or More Races1931.52%
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Fulton Population by Race

Fulton Population Pyramid 2022

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Fulton Median Age

32.4


Total

33.4


Male

28.8


Female

Fulton Adults

There are 10,188 adults, (1,406 of whom are seniors) in Fulton.

Fulton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Fulton Sex Ratio

Female

5,563

43.82%

Male

7,133

56.18%

Fulton Population by Age

Fulton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fulton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.1%21.9%
Male51.5%48.5%
All49.6%50.4%
Non Family27.4%72.6%
Female25.9%74.1%

49.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fulton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4412.649.6
Married1,4563.4278.1
Male136651.5
Female5183.0725.9
Non Family1,3311.1727.4

3.29

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Fulton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3714.81%
9th to 12th Grade1,08013.99%
High School Graduate2,74835.60%
Some College1,43418.58%
Associates Degree4686.06%
Bachelors Degree1,04013.47%
Graduate Degree5797.50%
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Fulton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fulton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian766857
White6,5665,3611,505
2+ Races14912721
Hispanic18116221
Black83263536
Native American55
Other Race3415

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 asian people with a rate of 75.00%.

Fulton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,929$30,672$33,203
Less Than 9th Grade$30,617$30,737$
High School Graduate$27,872$27,891$27,833
Some College$30,020$30,129$27,295
Bachelors Degree$48,531$52,288$33,640
Graduate Degree$38,417$$40,313

$30,929

Average Earnings

$30,672

Average Male

$33,203

Average Female

Fulton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fulton Language by Age

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Fulton Language

98.00% of Fulton residents speak only English, while 2.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.91% of the population.

Fulton Language

Fulton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black54625747.07%
White7,7711,11714.37%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic2482811.29%
Multiple158148.86%

15.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.08%

Male Poverty Rate

15.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fulton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fulton is Black, with 47.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fulton is Multiple, with 8.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.09%.

Fulton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.16%
High School14.70%
Some College8.65%
Bachelors or Greater6.82%

Fulton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.42%
Male Unemployed12.58%
Female Employed5.62%
Female Unemployed8.77%

Fulton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fulton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,356$57,420
Families$58,623$68,443
Married Families$72,708-
Non Families$28,893$36,459
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Income by Household Type

Fulton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Fulton Married by Age and Sex

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Fulton 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 35-44.

Fulton Marital Status by Race

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Fulton Marital Status

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674

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War164
First Gulf War101
Vietnam235
Korea37
World War II51

Fulton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3458
35 to 54192
55 to 64100
65 to 74194
75+130

Fulton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5756.57%
Black646.50%
2+ Races3523.49%
Hispanic3114.69%

Fulton Veterans by Race

Fulton Veterans by Education

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8.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fulton Veterans by Education

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44.7%

Labor Force Participation

39%

Employment Rate

12.7%

Unemployment Rate

Fulton Employment by Age

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Fulton Employment by Race

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Fulton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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71.61%

Born in Fulton

98.45%

Native Born

1.55%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

1.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.45% of Fulton residents were born in the United States, with 71.61% having been born in Missouri. 0.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Fulton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18904,3140.00%
19004,8835691.25%
19105,2283450.69%
19205,5953670.68%
19306,1055100.88%
19408,2972,1923.12%
195010,0521,7551.94%
196011,1311,0791.02%
197012,2481,1170.96%
198011,046-1,202-1.03%
199010,033-1,013-0.96%
200012,1282,0951.91%
201012,7646360.51%
201112,667-97-0.76%
201212,726590.47%
201312,702-24-0.19%
201412,754520.41%
201512,798440.34%
201612,9851871.46%
201712,833-152-1.17%
201812,649-184-1.43%
201912,596-53-0.42%
202012,543-53-0.42%
202112,490-53-0.42%
202212,437-53-0.42%

Fulton Population by Year