High Ridge, Missouri Population 2023

4,224

High Ridge is a city located in Jefferson County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 4,224, it is the 168th largest city in Missouri and the 7348th largest city in the United States.High Ridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually and its population has decreased by -0.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,257 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, High Ridge has a population density of 1,120 people per square mile.

The average household income in High Ridge is $74,661 with a poverty rate of 4.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in High Ridge is 45.8 years, 42.4 years for males, and 47.6 years for females.

High Ridge Demographics

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

  • White: 96.73%
  • Two or more races: 1.79%
  • Asian: 1.20%
  • Black or African American: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of High Ridge, Missouri is 4,224 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,257.

High Ridge, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

High Ridge Population by Race

High Ridge Population Pyramid 2023

High Ridge Median Age

45.8

Total

42.4

Male

47.6

Female

High Ridge Adults

There are 3,529 adults, (777 of whom are seniors) in High Ridge.

High Ridge Age Dependency

54.7

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Child Dependency Ratio

High Ridge Sex Ratio

Female2,26253.14%
Male1,99546.86%

High Ridge Population by Age

High Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.1

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

89.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

High Ridge Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

High Ridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

High Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.75%.

High Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$38,583

Average Earnings

$48,444

Average Male

$35,467

Average Female

High Ridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

High Ridge Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

High Ridge Language

98.15% of High Ridge residents speak only English, while 1.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.

High Ridge Language

High Ridge Poverty by Race

rate

4.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.51%

Male Poverty Rate

3.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in High Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in High Ridge is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in High Ridge is White, with 4.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.49%.

High Ridge Poverty

High Ridge Poverty Rate by Education

High Ridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

High Ridge Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

High Ridge Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

High Ridge Married by Age and Sex

male

female

High Ridge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

High Ridge Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

High Ridge Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

270

Number of Veterans

260

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

High Ridge Veterans by War

High Ridge Veterans by Age

count

High Ridge Veterans by Race

High Ridge Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

High Ridge Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

69.6%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

High Ridge Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

High Ridge Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

High Ridge 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

76.03%

Born in High Ridge

99.60%

Native Born

0.75%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

0.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.60% of High Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 76.03% having been born in Missouri. 0.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

High Ridge Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

High Ridge Population by Year