Jennings, Missouri Population 2022

14,395
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Jennings is a city located in Missouri. Jennings has a 2020 population of 14,395. Jennings is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -2.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,766 in 2010.

The average household income in Jennings is $42,841 with a poverty rate of 18.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $853 per month, and the median house value is $64,800. The median age in Jennings is 36.6 years, 34 years for males, and 42.4 years for females.

Jennings Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 87.66%
  • White: 7.23%
  • Two or more races: 3.19%
  • Other race: 1.69%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Jennings, Missouri is 14,395 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,395.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,766.

Jennings, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American12,89687.66%
White1,0637.23%
Two or More Races4703.19%
Some Other Race2491.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native250.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.06%
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Jennings Population by Race

Jennings Population Pyramid $2022

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Jennings Median Age

36.6


Total

34


Male

42.4


Female

Jennings Adults

There are 11,489 adults, (1,962 of whom are seniors) in Jennings.

Jennings Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jennings Sex Ratio

Female

8,505

57.81%

Male

6,207

42.19%

Jennings Population by Age

Jennings Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jennings Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female30.9%69.1%
Non Family36.4%63.6%
Male36.7%63.3%
All40.1%59.9%
Married59.3%40.7%

40.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jennings Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5272.2540.1
Non Family2,9991.1836.4
Female1,7243.230.9
Married1,4633.2559.3
Male3412.5236.7

3.03

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Jennings Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3513.38%
9th to 12th Grade1,54014.84%
High School Graduate4,32841.72%
Some College2,76526.65%
Associates Degree6045.82%
Bachelors Degree5865.65%
Graduate Degree2011.94%
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Jennings Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jennings Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black9,0847,427590
White871840117
2+ Races28019280
Hispanic115
Other Race115
Native American2525

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 2+ races people with a rate of 28.57%.

Jennings Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,535$24,899$30,730
Less Than 9th Grade$23,693$24,916$21,411
High School Graduate$26,841$22,391$30,858
Some College$29,550$28,296$30,470
Bachelors Degree$32,417$21,932$33,710
Graduate Degree$54,688$$54,141

$28,535

Average Earnings

$24,899

Average Male

$30,730

Average Female

Jennings Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jennings Language by Age

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Jennings Language

96.01% of Jennings residents speak only English, while 3.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Jennings Language

Jennings Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black12,7752,35318.42%
Hispanic27423184.31%
Other206NaN%
White1,06314513.64%
Native2525100.00%
Multiple470194.04%

18.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.52%

Male Poverty Rate

19.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jennings

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jennings is Multiple, with 4.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.57%.

Jennings Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.87%
High School16.32%
Some College14.75%
Bachelors or Greater3.68%

Jennings Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.74%
Male Unemployed25.38%
Female Employed8.35%
Male Employed7.01%

Jennings Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jennings Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,425$42,841
Families$45,111$52,492
Married Families$67,367-
Non Families$22,280$28,750
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Income by Household Type

Jennings Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

27.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.9%

Male Marriage Rate

22.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Jennings Married by Age and Sex

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Jennings Marriage

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

Jennings Marital Status by Race

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Jennings Marital Status

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603

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam327
First Gulf War146
World War II18
Korea7
Second Gulf War

Jennings Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64275
65 to 74155
35 to 54117
75+56
18 to 34

Jennings Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black4804.79%
White12314.12%

Jennings Veterans by Race

Jennings Veterans by Education

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3.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jennings Veterans by Education

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63%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Jennings Employment by Age

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Jennings Employment by Race

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Jennings 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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73.54%

Born in Jennings

97.09%

Native Born

2.91%

Foreign Born

2.70%

Non Citizen

0.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.09% of Jennings residents were born in the United States, with 73.54% having been born in Missouri. 2.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jennings Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202214,395-60-0.42%
202114,455-60-0.41%
202014,515-60-0.41%
201914,575-60-0.41%
201814,635-73-0.50%
201714,708-78-0.53%
201614,786-37-0.25%
201514,823660.45%
201414,757-31-0.21%
201314,788-34-0.23%
201214,822670.45%
201114,755-11-0.07%
201014,766-703-0.46%
200015,469-436-0.28%
199015,905-1,029-0.62%
198016,934-2,445-1.34%
197019,379-586-0.30%
196019,9654,6832.71%
195015,2820.00%

Jennings Population by Year