Lebanon, Missouri Population 2023

15,175

Lebanon is a city located in Laclede County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Laclede County. With a 2023 population of 15,175, it is the 60th largest city in Missouri and the 2947th largest city in the United States.Lebanon is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually and its population has increased by 1.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,013 in 2020. Spanning over 15 miles, Lebanon has a population density of 1,036 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lebanon is $49,856 with a poverty rate of 26.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Lebanon is 34.9 years, 33 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Lebanon Demographics

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

  • White: 91.54%
  • Two or more races: 5.78%
  • Black or African American: 1.19%
  • Other race: 0.62%
  • Asian: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Lebanon, Missouri is 15,175 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 15,013.

Lebanon, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Lebanon Population by Race

Lebanon Population Pyramid 2023

Lebanon Median Age

34.9

Total

33

Male

37.3

Female

Lebanon Adults

There are 10,761 adults, (2,188 of whom are seniors) in Lebanon.

Lebanon Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lebanon Sex Ratio

Female7,77652.77%
Male6,95947.23%

Lebanon Population by Age

Lebanon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.98

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

50.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lebanon Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lebanon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lebanon Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 58.33%.

Lebanon Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$32,348

Average Earnings

$41,899

Average Male

$25,266

Average Female

Lebanon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lebanon Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lebanon Language

97.34% of Lebanon residents speak only English, while 2.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.91% of the population.

Lebanon Language

Lebanon Poverty by Race

rate

26.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.62%

Male Poverty Rate

26.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lebanon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lebanon is Hispanic, with 90.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lebanon is Asian, with 6.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.91%.

Lebanon Poverty

Lebanon Poverty Rate by Education

Lebanon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lebanon Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lebanon Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lebanon Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Lebanon 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 35-44.

Lebanon Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lebanon Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,023

Number of Veterans

1,004

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

Lebanon Veterans by War

Lebanon Veterans by Age

count

Lebanon Veterans by Race

Lebanon Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

10.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lebanon Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Lebanon Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lebanon Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lebanon 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

64.61%

Born in Lebanon

97.11%

Native Born

1.04%

Foreign Born

0.54%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.11% of Lebanon residents were born in the United States, with 64.61% having been born in Missouri. 0.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lebanon Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Lebanon Population by Year