Hannibal, Missouri Population 2023

16,865

Hannibal is a city located in Marion County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 16,865, it is the 52nd largest city in Missouri and the 2695th largest city in the United States.Hannibal is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -2.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,312 in 2020. Spanning over 16 miles, Hannibal has a population density of 1,055 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hannibal is $57,808 with a poverty rate of 22.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Hannibal is 37.3 years, 36.3 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.

Hannibal Demographics

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

  • White: 90.24%
  • Black or African American: 6.17%
  • Two or more races: 2.70%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.13%
The current population of Hannibal, Missouri is 16,865 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 17,312.

Hannibal, Missouri Population 2023

Hannibal Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Hannibal Population by Race

Hannibal Population Pyramid 2023

Hannibal Median Age

37.3

Total

36.3

Male

38.7

Female

Hannibal Adults

There are 13,289 adults, (3,166 of whom are seniors) in Hannibal.

Hannibal Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hannibal Sex Ratio

Female9,06052.33%
Male8,25247.67%

Hannibal Population by Age

Hannibal Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.82

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

57.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Hannibal Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Hannibal Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hannibal Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 83.78%.

Hannibal Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$31,903

Average Earnings

$38,890

Average Male

$28,100

Average Female

Hannibal Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hannibal Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Hannibal Language

98.98% of Hannibal residents speak only English, while 1.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.42% of the population.

Hannibal Language

Hannibal Poverty by Race

rate

22.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.10%

Male Poverty Rate

20.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hannibal

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hannibal is Hispanic, with 144.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hannibal is White, with 18.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.25%.

Hannibal Poverty

Hannibal Poverty Rate by Education

Hannibal Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hannibal Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Hannibal Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hannibal Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Hannibal 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 45-54.

Hannibal Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Hannibal Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,172

Number of Veterans

1,020

Male Veterans

152

Female Veterans

Hannibal Veterans by War

Hannibal Veterans by Age

count

Hannibal Veterans by Race

Hannibal Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

12.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hannibal Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

57.2%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Hannibal Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Hannibal Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Hannibal 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

72.39%

Born in Hannibal

100.43%

Native Born

0.76%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

0.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.43% of Hannibal residents were born in the United States, with 72.39% 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 Asia.

Hannibal Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Hannibal Population by Year