Morehouse, Missouri Population 2023

672

Morehouse is a city located in New Madrid County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 672, it is the 425th largest city in Missouri and the 17350th largest city in the United States.Morehouse is currently declining at a rate of -3.31% annually and its population has decreased by -9.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 741 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Morehouse has a population density of 836 people per square mile.

The average household income in Morehouse is $36,372 with a poverty rate of 23.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Morehouse is 45.6 years, 44.7 years for males, and 47.3 years for females.

Morehouse Demographics

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

  • White: 98.45%
  • Two or more races: 1.55%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Morehouse, Missouri is 672 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 741.

Morehouse, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Morehouse Population by Race

Morehouse Population Pyramid 2023

Morehouse Median Age

45.6

Total

44.7

Male

47.3

Female

Morehouse Adults

There are 688 adults, (119 of whom are seniors) in Morehouse.

Morehouse Age Dependency

47.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Morehouse Sex Ratio

Female44953.39%
Male39246.61%

Morehouse Population by Age

Morehouse Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.68

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Morehouse Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Morehouse Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Morehouse Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 66.27%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 4.46%.

Morehouse Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$32,593

Average Earnings

$33,750

Average Male

$25,481

Average Female

Morehouse Earnings by Educational Attainment

Morehouse Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Morehouse Language

100% of Morehouse residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Morehouse Language

Morehouse Poverty by Race

rate

23.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.09%

Male Poverty Rate

22.7%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morehouse

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morehouse is Hispanic, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morehouse is White, with 21.1% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.8%.

Morehouse Poverty

Morehouse Poverty Rate by Education

Morehouse Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Morehouse Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Morehouse Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Morehouse Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Morehouse 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 35-44.

Morehouse Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Morehouse Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

50

Number of Veterans

50

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Morehouse Veterans by War

Morehouse Veterans by Age

count

Morehouse Veterans by Race

Morehouse Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morehouse Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

44.1%

Labor Force Participation

41%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Morehouse Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Morehouse Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Morehouse 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

95.95%

Born in Morehouse

113.5%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

113.5% of Morehouse residents were born in the United States, with 95.95% having been born in Missouri. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Morehouse Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Morehouse Population by Year