Golden, Missouri Population 2024

387

Golden is a city located in Barry County Missouri. Golden has a 2024 population of 387. Golden is currently declining at a rate of -0.51% annually and its population has decreased by -2.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 395 in 2020.

The average household income in Golden is $100,127 with a poverty rate of 4.09%. The median age in Golden is 58.3 years: 56.6 years for males, and 59.8 years for females.

Golden Demographics

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

  • White: 85.17%
  • Two or more races: 14.83%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
5.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
72.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.03% (-8)
The current population of Golden, Missouri is 387 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 395.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White33385.17%
Two or more races5814.83%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Golden Population by Race

Golden Population Pyramid 2024

Golden Median Age

58.3

Total

56.6

Male

59.8

Female

Golden Adults

There are 391 adults, (97 of whom are seniors) in Golden.

Golden Age Dependency

33

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

0

Child Dependency Ratio

Golden Sex Ratio

Female20752.94%
Male18447.06%

Golden Population by Age

Golden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2601.574.225.8
Non Family139051.848.2
Married1212.081000
Male0000
Female0000

2.08

Average Family Size

1.5

Average Household Size

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Golden Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade5113.04%
Associates Degree71.79%
Bachelors Degree9825.06%
Graduate Degree9925.32%
High School Graduate11529.41%
Less Than 9th Grade00%
Some College215.37%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Golden Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Golden Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White333282197
2+ Races58580

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 59.16%.

Golden Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$248,699$0$0
High School Graduate$21,099$0$21,121
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$0$0$21,659
Some College$0$0$0

$0

Average Earnings

$0

Average Male

$21,659

Average Female

Golden Earnings by Educational Attainment

Golden Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Golden Language

100% of Golden residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Golden Language

Golden Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White333164.8%

4.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.8%

Male Poverty Rate

4.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Golden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Golden is White, with 4.8% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Golden is White, with 4.8% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.92%.

Golden Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.73%
High School7.83%
Some College0%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Golden Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed5.93%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Golden Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Golden Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families-$172,689
Households$43,100$100,127
Married Families-$-999,999,999
Non Families$27,554$36,960

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Golden Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

64.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

90.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Golden Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Golden Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Golden Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Golden Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

26

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
First Gulf War19
Korea7
Second Gulf War0
Vietnam0
World War II0

Golden Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
55 to 6419
75+7
18 to 340
35 to 540
65 to 740

Golden Veterans by Age

count

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White267.81%

Golden Veterans by Race

Golden Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0%

Veteran Disability Rate

Golden Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

53.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Golden Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Golden Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Golden 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

37.08%

Born in Golden

100%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Golden residents were born in the United States, with 37.08% having been born in Missouri. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Golden Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2024387-2-0.51%
2023389-2-0.51%
20223918126.13%
2021310-85-21.52%
2020395-20-4.82%
201941551.22%
20184107321.66%
2017337-134-28.45%
2016471-20-4.07%
2015491-196-28.53%
201468716331.11%
2013524-24-4.38%
201254817948.51%
20113698931.79%
201028000%

Golden Population by Year