Memphis, Missouri Population 2022

1,713
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Memphis is a city located in Scotland County Missouri. Memphis has a 2020 population of 1,713. It is also the county seat of Scotland County. Memphis is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -1.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,731 in 2010.

The average household income in Memphis is $44,843 with a poverty rate of 10.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $430 per month, and the median house value is $70,000. The median age in Memphis is 45.2 years, 45.5 years for males, and 44.8 years for females.

Memphis Demographics

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

  • White: 96.39%
  • Two or more races: 3.55%
  • Black or African American: 0.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Memphis, Missouri is 1,713 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,731.

Memphis, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,81896.39%
Black or African American10.05%
Two or More Races673.55%
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Memphis Population by Race

Memphis Population Pyramid 2022

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Memphis Median Age

41.4


Total

45.5


Male

36.8


Female

Memphis Adults

There are 1,430 adults, (407 of whom are seniors) in Memphis.

Memphis Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Memphis Sex Ratio

Female

1,131

59.97%

Male

755

40.03%

Memphis Population by Age

Memphis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Memphis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male92.1%7.9%
Married79%21%
All64.6%35.4%
Non Family52.1%47.9%
Female50.7%49.3%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Memphis Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7772.3264.6
Married3093.2479
Male383.8492.1
Female714.1550.7
Non Family3591.0152.1

3.21

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Memphis Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade322.58%
9th to 12th Grade796.36%
High School Graduate53142.75%
Some College22818.36%
Associates Degree14011.27%
Bachelors Degree14511.67%
Graduate Degree877.00%
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Memphis Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Memphis Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races13137
White1,2291,118225

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 53.85%.

Memphis Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,786$47,202$22,813
Less Than 9th Grade$35,278$56,000$
High School Graduate$22,375$40,625$21,154
Some College$30,179$49,792$21,250
Bachelors Degree$42,813$$32,321
Graduate Degree$44,643$$36,620

$31,786

Average Earnings

$47,202

Average Male

$22,813

Average Female

Memphis Earnings by Educational Attainment

Memphis Language by Age

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Memphis Language

97.97% of Memphis residents speak only English, while 2.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.

Memphis Language

Memphis Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,7191528.84%
OtherNaN%
Multiple403382.50%

10.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.82%

Male Poverty Rate

10.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Memphis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Memphis is White, with 8.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Memphis is Multiple, with 82.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.30%.

Memphis Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School12.18%
Some College11.49%
Bachelors or Greater7.33%

Memphis Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.48%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed1.42%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Memphis Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Memphis Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,173$46,860
Families$54,531$60,647
Married Families$62,266-
Non Families$19,896$26,924
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Income by Household Type

Memphis Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

36.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Memphis Married by Age and Sex

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Memphis 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.

Memphis Marital Status by Race

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Memphis Marital Status

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153

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War11
First Gulf War7
Vietnam54
Korea11
World War II12

Memphis Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5411
55 to 6446
65 to 7447
75+49

Memphis Veterans by Age

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Memphis Veterans by Race

Memphis Veterans by Education

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8.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Memphis Veterans by Education

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56%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Memphis Employment by Age

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Memphis Employment by Race

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Memphis 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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64.48%

Born in Memphis

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Memphis residents were born in the United States, with 64.48% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Memphis Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,8220.00%
20111,813-9-0.49%
20121,804-9-0.50%
20131,795-9-0.50%
20141,786-9-0.50%
20151,777-9-0.50%
20161,768-9-0.51%
20171,759-9-0.51%
20181,750-9-0.51%
20191,741-9-0.51%
20201,731-10-0.57%
20211,722-9-0.52%
20221,713-9-0.52%

Memphis Population by Year