Imperial, Missouri Population 2020

4,279

Imperial is a city located in Missouri. Imperial has a 2020 population of 4,279. Imperial is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -9.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,709 in 2010. Imperial reached it's highest population of 4,807 in 2015.

The average household income in Imperial is $76,409 with a poverty rate of 4.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,043 per month, and the median house value is $161,800. The median age in Imperial is 44.4 years, 43.7 years for males, and 44.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.7 males.

Imperial Demographics

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

  • White: 96.35%
  • Asian: 1.38%
  • Two or more races: 1.36%
  • Black or African American: 0.35%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Other race: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Imperial, Missouri is 4,279, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,279.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,709.

Imperial, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,12396.35%
Asian591.38%
Two or More Races581.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.35%
Black or African American150.35%
Some Other Race80.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.02%

Imperial Population Pyramid 2020

Imperial Median Age

44.4


Total

43.7


Male

44.5


Female

Imperial Adults

There are 3,286 adults, (670 of whom are seniors) in Imperial.

Imperial Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Imperial Sex Ratio

Female

2,164

50.57%

Male

2,115

49.43%

Imperial Households and Families

Imperial Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Imperial Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family92.2%7.8%
Married89%11%
All88.3%11.7%
Male85.7%14.3%
Female80.3%19.7%

88.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6272.6388.3
Married9843.0589
Non Family3461.292.2
Female2343.0680.3
Male632.385.7

2.91

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Imperial Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade732.42%
9th to 12th Grade2628.69%
High School Graduate1,10536.65%
Some College64721.46%
Associates Degree2959.78%
Bachelors Degree44414.73%
Graduate Degree1896.27%

Imperial Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8652,541602
Hispanic515110
Asian363615
Multiple Races3221
Native American1515
Black15156
Islander11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 41.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,548$47,102$37,813
Less Than High School$33,857$21,972$42,050
High School Grad$33,500$37,356$31,866
Some College$43,792$56,917$31,413
Bachelors Degree$50,417$53,281$43,264
Graduate Degree$67,308$66,058$69,125

$41,548

Average Earnings

$47,102

Average Male

$37,813

Average Female

Imperial Language

Imperial Language by Age

Imperial Language

96.46% of Imperial residents speak only English, while 3.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.50% of the population.

Imperial Poverty

Imperial Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,9531864.71%
Black1516.67%
Islander11100.00%

4.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.68%

Male Poverty Rate

3.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Imperial

The race most likely to be in poverty in Imperial is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Imperial is White, with 4.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.78%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School5.97%
High School5.61%
Some College2.65%
Bachelors or Greater1.58%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.40%
Female Unemployed15.38%
Male Employed2.86%
Female Employed1.34%

Imperial Income

Imperial Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,898$76,409
Families$72,006$82,978
Married Families$82,582-
Non Families$29,808$48,166

Imperial Marital Status

Imperial Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Imperial Married by Age and Sex

Imperial Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Imperial Marital Status by Race

Imperial Veterans

276

Number of Veterans

276

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam64
First Gulf War57
Second Gulf War49
Korea20
World War II10
Name Veterans % of Total
White2467.72%
Indian15100.00%
Black853.33%
2 or More721.88%

$Imperial Veterans by Education

5.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Imperial Employment Status

66.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Imperial 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

79.76%

Born in Missouri

98.08%

Native Born

1.92%

Foreign Born

0.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.08% of Imperial residents were born in the United States, with 79.76% having been born in Missouri. 0.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,2790.00%
20194,2790.00%
20184,279-301-6.57%
20174,580-104-2.22%
20164,684-123-2.56%
20154,8071773.82%
20144,6301393.10%
20134,4911734.01%
20124,318-111-2.51%
20114,429-280-5.95%
20104,7090.00%