Higginsville, Missouri Population 2022

4,609
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Higginsville is a city located in Lafayette County Missouri. Higginsville has a 2020 population of 4,609. Higginsville is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,793 in 2010.

The average household income in Higginsville is $55,502 with a poverty rate of 24.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $730 per month, and the median house value is $104,900. The median age in Higginsville is 33.1 years, 28.9 years for males, and 35.9 years for females.

Higginsville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Higginsvillewas:

  • White: 90.45%
  • Black or African American: 4.18%
  • Other race: 2.64%
  • Two or more races: 2.60%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Higginsville, Missouri is 4,609 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,609.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,793.

Higginsville, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,17890.45%
Black or African American1934.18%
Some Other Race1222.64%
Two or More Races1202.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.13%
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Higginsville Population by Race

Higginsville Population Pyramid $2022

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Higginsville Median Age

33.1


Total

28.9


Male

35.9


Female

Higginsville Adults

There are 3,273 adults, (784 of whom are seniors) in Higginsville.

Higginsville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Higginsville Sex Ratio

Female

2,235

48.39%

Male

2,384

51.61%

Higginsville Population by Age

Higginsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Higginsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female20%80%
Male29%71%
Non Family37.7%62.3%
All49.8%50.2%
Married74.5%25.5%

49.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Higginsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7542.5849.8
Non Family7291.2637.7
Married6993.374.5
Female1954.8820
Male1312.6729

3.28

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Higginsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2127.08%
9th to 12th Grade1394.64%
High School Graduate97632.58%
Some College84728.27%
Associates Degree1234.11%
Bachelors Degree43914.65%
Graduate Degree2608.68%
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Higginsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Higginsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,6152,333699
Black163144
Hispanic162117
Other Race122117
2+ Races4545
Native American66

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 white people with a rate of 26.73%.

Higginsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,165$34,297$27,436
Less Than 9th Grade$35,333$$23,646
High School Graduate$25,476$25,813$25,028
Some College$32,661$41,250$26,786
Bachelors Degree$42,000$43,427$41,007
Graduate Degree$29,438$$28,875

$31,165

Average Earnings

$34,297

Average Male

$27,436

Average Female

Higginsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Higginsville Language by Age

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Higginsville Language

98.94% of Higginsville residents speak only English, while 1.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.06% of the population.

Higginsville Language

Higginsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,91170918.13%
Hispanic38233888.48%
Black1938443.52%
Other78NaN%
Multiple1203529.17%

24.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.52%

Male Poverty Rate

24.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Higginsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Higginsville is Hispanic, with 88.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Higginsville is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.38%.

Higginsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade50.14%
High School23.22%
Some College13.81%
Bachelors or Greater4.15%

Higginsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed69.39%
Male Unemployed57.14%
Male Employed10.83%
Female Employed7.85%

Higginsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Higginsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,921$55,502
Families$57,852$60,377
Married Families$68,363-
Non Families$30,697$44,214
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Income by Household Type

Higginsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Higginsville Married by Age and Sex

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Higginsville 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.

Higginsville Marital Status by Race

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Higginsville Marital Status

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301

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam98
First Gulf War95
Korea68
Second Gulf War62
World War II13

Higginsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+125
35 to 5482
65 to 7469
55 to 6425
18 to 34

Higginsville Veterans by Age

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Higginsville Veterans by Race

Higginsville Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Higginsville Veterans by Education

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62.2%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Higginsville Employment by Age

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Higginsville Employment by Race

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Higginsville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.35%

Born in Higginsville

98.05%

Native Born

1.95%

Foreign Born

1.43%

Non Citizen

0.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.05% of Higginsville residents were born in the United States, with 74.35% having been born in Missouri. 1.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Higginsville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20224,6090.00%
20214,6090.00%
20204,6090.00%
20194,6090.00%
20184,609-17-0.37%
20174,626-2-0.04%
20164,628-22-0.47%
20154,650-12-0.26%
20144,662-42-0.89%
20134,704-34-0.72%
20124,738-28-0.59%
20114,766-27-0.56%
20104,7931110.23%
20004,682-11-0.02%
19904,693980.21%
19804,5952770.62%
19704,3183150.76%
19604,0035751.56%
19503,428-105-0.30%
19403,5331940.57%
19303,3396152.06%
19202,724960.36%
19102,628-163-0.60%
19002,7910.00%

Higginsville Population by Year