Greenwood, Missouri Population 2023

6,261

Greenwood is a city located in Jackson County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 6,261, it is the 125th largest city in Missouri and the 5753rd largest city in the United States.Greenwood is currently growing at a rate of 1.29% annually and its population has increased by 3.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,021 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Greenwood has a population density of 1,196 people per square mile.

The average household income in Greenwood is $99,047 with a poverty rate of 3.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Greenwood is 37.1 years, 36.9 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Greenwood Demographics

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

  • White: 90.85%
  • Black or African American: 2.88%
  • Two or more races: 2.74%
  • Other race: 2.32%
  • Asian: 0.82%
  • Native American: 0.38%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Greenwood, Missouri is 6,261 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,021.

Greenwood, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Greenwood Population by Race

Greenwood Population Pyramid 2023

Greenwood Median Age

37.1

Total

36.9

Male

37.3

Female

Greenwood Adults

There are 4,466 adults, (802 of whom are seniors) in Greenwood.

Greenwood Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenwood Sex Ratio

Female3,15451.99%
Male2,91348.01%

Greenwood Population by Age

Greenwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.99

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

88.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Greenwood Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Greenwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greenwood Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 65.22%.

Greenwood Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$52,993

Average Earnings

$69,073

Average Male

$43,450

Average Female

Greenwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greenwood Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Greenwood Language

95.39% of Greenwood residents speak only English, while 4.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.84% of the population.

Greenwood Language

Greenwood Poverty by Race

rate

3.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.23%

Male Poverty Rate

2.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greenwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greenwood is Hispanic, with 26.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greenwood is White, with 2.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.01%.

Greenwood Poverty

Greenwood Poverty Rate by Education

Greenwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greenwood Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Greenwood Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

66.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.9%

Male Marriage Rate

63.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Greenwood Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Greenwood 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.

Greenwood Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Greenwood Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

274

Number of Veterans

274

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Greenwood Veterans by War

Greenwood Veterans by Age

count

Greenwood Veterans by Race

Greenwood Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greenwood Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

74.2%

Labor Force Participation

73.5%

Employment Rate

0.9%

Unemployment Rate

Greenwood Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Greenwood Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Greenwood 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

49.66%

Born in Greenwood

99.27%

Native Born

1.49%

Foreign Born

0.7%

Non Citizen

0.8%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.27% of Greenwood residents were born in the United States, with 49.66% having been born in Missouri. 0.7% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Greenwood Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Greenwood Population by Year