Mehlville, Missouri Population 2023

29,129

Mehlville is a city located in Missouri. With a 2023 population of 29,129, it is the 25th largest city in Missouri and the 1577th largest city in the United States.Mehlville is currently growing at a rate of 0.2% annually and its population has increased by 0.6% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,955 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Mehlville has a population density of 3,898 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mehlville is $72,049 with a poverty rate of 8.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mehlville is 40.4 years, 37.9 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.

Mehlville Demographics

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

  • White: 91.33%
  • Black or African American: 4.29%
  • Asian: 2.5%
  • Two or more races: 1.46%
  • Other race: 0.4%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
  • Native American: 0%
The current population of Mehlville, Missouri is 29,129 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 28,955.

Mehlville, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Asian

Two or more races

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Mehlville Population by Race

Mehlville Population Pyramid 2023

Mehlville Median Age

40.4

Total

37.9

Male

45.1

Female

Mehlville Adults

There are 23,479 adults, (5,777 of whom are seniors) in Mehlville.

Mehlville Age Dependency

62.8

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mehlville Sex Ratio

Female14,79751.34%
Male14,02748.66%

Mehlville Population by Age

Mehlville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.75

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

62.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Mehlville Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Mehlville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mehlville 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%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.2%.

Mehlville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$40,552

Average Earnings

$46,365

Average Male

$36,048

Average Female

Mehlville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mehlville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Mehlville Language

83.37% of Mehlville residents speak only English, while 16.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 12.32% of the population.

Mehlville Language

Mehlville Poverty by Race

rate

8.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.95%

Male Poverty Rate

8.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mehlville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mehlville is Black, with 45.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mehlville is Hispanic, with 4.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.31%.

Mehlville Poverty

Mehlville Poverty Rate by Education

Mehlville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mehlville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Mehlville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Mehlville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Mehlville 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.

Mehlville Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Mehlville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

2,107

Number of Veterans

1,859

Male Veterans

248

Female Veterans

Mehlville Veterans by War

Mehlville Veterans by Age

count

Mehlville Veterans by Race

Mehlville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mehlville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Mehlville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Mehlville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Mehlville 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

67.7%

Born in Mehlville

85.58%

Native Born

13.97%

Foreign Born

5.37%

Non Citizen

8.6%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.58% of Mehlville residents were born in the United States, with 67.7% having been born in Missouri. 5.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Mehlville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Mehlville Population by Year