Greenwood, Missouri Population 2020

5,931

Greenwood is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 5,931, it is the 115th largest city in Missouri and the 4310th largest city in the United States. Greenwood is currently growing at a rate of 1.28% annually and its population has increased by 13.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,221 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Greenwood has a population density of 1,133 people per square mile.

The average household income in Greenwood is $100,974 with a poverty rate of 5.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,451 per month, and the median house value is $161,400. The median age in Greenwood is 34.5 years, 34.1 years for males, and 35 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.3 males.

Greenwood Demographics

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

  • White: 92.02%
  • Black or African American: 2.68%
  • Two or more races: 1.81%
  • Asian: 1.48%
  • Native American: 1.20%
  • Other race: 0.82%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Greenwood, Missouri is 5,931, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,781.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,221.

Greenwood, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,60692.02%
Black or African American1632.68%
Two or More Races1101.81%
Asian901.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native731.20%
Some Other Race500.82%

Greenwood Population Pyramid 2020

Greenwood Median Age

34.5


Total

34.1


Male

35


Female

Greenwood Adults

There are 4,236 adults, (486 of whom are seniors) in Greenwood.

Greenwood Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

13

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenwood Sex Ratio

Female

3,119

51.20%

Male

2,973

48.80%

Greenwood Households and Families

Greenwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Greenwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family89.9%10.1%
Married88.8%11.2%
All88.2%11.8%
Male87.8%12.2%
Female77.6%22.4%

88.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0992.988.2
Married1,4283.3388.8
Non Family4451.2989.9
Female1523.0777.6
Male743.8287.8

3.26

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Greenwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.08%
9th to 12th Grade1172.98%
High School Graduate1,01725.89%
Some College1,12828.72%
Associates Degree2767.03%
Bachelors Degree1,02226.02%
Graduate Degree3659.29%

Greenwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5383,4471,292
Hispanic14513510
Black1109122
Native American737324
Multiple Races504017
Other Race3838
Asian222222

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,139$71,477$40,371
Less Than High School$$2,500$38,412
High School Grad$40,868$50,987$23,125
Some College$46,758$64,861$29,766
Bachelors Degree$58,750$81,591$43,836
Graduate Degree$64,028$74,661$60,189

$51,139

Average Earnings

$71,477

Average Male

$40,371

Average Female

Greenwood Language

Greenwood Language by Age

Greenwood Language

94.66% of Greenwood residents speak only English, while 5.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.17% of the population.

Greenwood Poverty

Greenwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,3421693.16%
Hispanic32410432.10%
Asian902932.22%
Black163106.13%

5.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.94%

Male Poverty Rate

6.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greenwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greenwood is Asian, with 32.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greenwood is White, with 3.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.45%.

Name Poverty
High School8.55%
Some College5.91%
Less Than High School0.83%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.43%
Male Unemployed65.79%
Female Employed3.78%
Male Employed0.45%

Greenwood Income

Greenwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$91,733$100,974
Families$106,923$111,844
Married Families$113,333-
Non Families$49,635$56,883

Greenwood Marital Status

Greenwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.4%

Male Marriage Rate

61.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Greenwood Married by Age and Sex

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

Greenwood Veterans

204

Number of Veterans

204

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War62
Vietnam53
Korea22
First Gulf War18
World War II9

$Greenwood Veterans by Education

4.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greenwood Employment Status

75.8%

Labor Force Participation

74.2%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Greenwood Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

54.48%

Born in Missouri

97.69%

Native Born

2.31%

Foreign Born

1.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.69% of Greenwood residents were born in the United States, with 54.48% having been born in Missouri. 1.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,931751.28%
20195,856751.30%
20185,781510.89%
20175,730751.33%
20165,655931.67%
20155,562861.57%
20145,476891.65%
20135,387771.45%
20125,310641.22%
20115,246190.36%
20105,2271,2752.84%
20003,9520.00%