Hazelwood, Missouri Population 2020

24,974

Hazelwood is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 24,974, it is the 26th largest city in Missouri and the 1533rd largest city in the United States. Hazelwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -2.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,703 in 2010. Hazelwood reached it's highest population of 26,206 in 2000. Spanning over 17 miles, Hazelwood has a population density of 1,557 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hazelwood is $73,030 with a poverty rate of 11.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $875 per month, and the median house value is $116,800. The median age in Hazelwood is 39.3 years, 37.4 years for males, and 40.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.3 males.

Hazelwood Demographics

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

  • White: 55.90%
  • Black or African American: 35.85%
  • Asian: 3.75%
  • Two or more races: 3.68%
  • Other race: 0.58%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Hazelwood, Missouri is 24,974, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,204.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 25,703.

Hazelwood, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,19755.90%
Black or African American9,10535.85%
Asian9533.75%
Two or More Races9353.68%
Some Other Race1480.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander150.06%

Hazelwood Population Pyramid 2020

Hazelwood Median Age

39.3


Total

37.4


Male

40.6


Female

Hazelwood Adults

There are 20,113 adults, (3,415 of whom are seniors) in Hazelwood.

Hazelwood Age Dependency

52.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hazelwood Sex Ratio

Female

12,876

50.69%

Male

12,523

49.31%

Hazelwood Households and Families

Hazelwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hazelwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
Male65.1%34.9%
All59.5%40.5%
Non Family48.1%51.9%
Female42.8%57.2%

59.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,0842.2859.5
Non Family4,8911.248.1
Married3,8923.2780.4
Female1,7392.8842.8
Male5622.9565.1

3.08

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hazelwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3151.80%
9th to 12th Grade1,0876.22%
High School Graduate4,68026.79%
Some College4,31024.68%
Associates Degree1,86110.65%
Bachelors Degree3,22618.47%
Graduate Degree1,98811.38%

Hazelwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,1679,4963,376
Black5,6615,2301,312
Asian755562290
Hispanic579484146
Multiple Races36034832
Other Race148127114
Native American464628
Islander151515

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,406$44,476$34,868
Less Than High School$25,391$27,500$19,734
High School Grad$31,859$41,768$24,969
Some College$35,813$42,998$32,462
Bachelors Degree$58,516$60,287$55,987
Graduate Degree$62,000$66,414$47,917

$39,406

Average Earnings

$44,476

Average Male

$34,868

Average Female

Hazelwood Language

Hazelwood Language by Age

Hazelwood Language

90.67% of Hazelwood residents speak only English, while 9.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.90% of the population.

Hazelwood Poverty

Hazelwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,0781,51616.70%
White13,3799727.27%
Asian94025026.60%
Multiple93019721.18%
Hispanic90911312.43%
Other1482114.19%

11.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.64%

Male Poverty Rate

13.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hazelwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hazelwood is Asian, with 26.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hazelwood is White, with 7.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.50%.

Name Poverty
High School13.87%
Less Than High School13.20%
Some College8.86%
Bachelors or Greater4.02%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.91%
Male Unemployed24.14%
Female Employed6.71%
Male Employed4.95%

Hazelwood Income

Hazelwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,907$73,030
Families$72,348$91,793
Married Families$83,801-
Non Families$36,620$48,281

Hazelwood Marital Status

Hazelwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hazelwood Married by Age and Sex

Hazelwood 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 55-64.

Hazelwood Marital Status by Race

Hazelwood Veterans

1,169

Number of Veterans

1,089

Male Veterans

80

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam532
First Gulf War186
Second Gulf War183
Korea88
World War II34
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74355
55 to 64280
75+249
35 to 54157
18 to 34128
Name Veterans % of Total
White9458.14%
Black1932.79%
Hispanic314.68%
2 or More315.35%

$Hazelwood Veterans by Education

7.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hazelwood Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hazelwood 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

72.41%

Born in Missouri

92.76%

Native Born

7.24%

Foreign Born

3.80%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.76% of Hazelwood residents were born in the United States, with 72.41% having been born in Missouri. 3.80% 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
202024,974-115-0.46%
201925,089-115-0.46%
201825,204-64-0.25%
201725,268-115-0.45%
201625,383-180-0.70%
201525,563-30-0.12%
201425,593-19-0.07%
201325,612-41-0.16%
201225,653-13-0.05%
201125,666-4-0.02%
201025,670-536-0.21%
200026,20610,8825.51%
199015,3242,2261.58%
198013,098-984-0.72%
197014,0828,0378.82%
19606,0450.00%