Mountain Grove, Missouri Population 2023

4,169

Mountain Grove is a city located in Wright County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 4,169, it is the 171st largest city in Missouri and the 7408th largest city in the United States.Mountain Grove is currently declining at a rate of -1.14% annually and its population has decreased by -3.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,313 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Mountain Grove has a population density of 1,038 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mountain Grove is $40,138 with a poverty rate of 33.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mountain Grove is 41.9 years, 41.3 years for males, and 43.1 years for females.

Mountain Grove Demographics

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

  • White: 91.58%
  • Two or more races: 7.4%
  • Asian: 0.89%
  • Black or African American: 0.09%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Mountain Grove, Missouri is 4,169 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,313.

Mountain Grove, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Mountain Grove Population by Race

Mountain Grove Population Pyramid 2023

Mountain Grove Median Age

41.9

Total

41.3

Male

43.1

Female

Mountain Grove Adults

There are 3,429 adults, (1,069 of whom are seniors) in Mountain Grove.

Mountain Grove Age Dependency

99.3

Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54

Child Dependency Ratio

Mountain Grove Sex Ratio

Female2,51253.41%
Male2,19146.59%

Mountain Grove Population by Age

Mountain Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.83

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Mountain Grove Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Mountain Grove Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mountain Grove Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 71.26%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.95%.

Mountain Grove Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$21,347

Average Earnings

$30,788

Average Male

$20,203

Average Female

Mountain Grove Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mountain Grove Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Mountain Grove Language

97.14% of Mountain Grove residents speak only English, while 2.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.22% of the population.

Mountain Grove Language

Mountain Grove Poverty by Race

rate

33.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.17%

Male Poverty Rate

21.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mountain Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mountain Grove is Native, with 50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mountain Grove is Multiple, with 0.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.28%.

Mountain Grove Poverty

Mountain Grove Poverty Rate by Education

Mountain Grove Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mountain Grove Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Mountain Grove Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

38.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.6%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Mountain Grove Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Mountain Grove Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Mountain Grove Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Mountain Grove Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

719

Number of Veterans

487

Male Veterans

232

Female Veterans

Mountain Grove Veterans by War

Mountain Grove Veterans by Age

count

Mountain Grove Veterans by Race

Mountain Grove Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

8.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mountain Grove Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

39.6%

Labor Force Participation

37.4%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mountain Grove Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Mountain Grove Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Mountain Grove 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

77.6%

Born in Mountain Grove

108.07%

Native Born

0.97%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

108.07% of Mountain Grove residents were born in the United States, with 77.6% 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 Asia.

Mountain Grove Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Mountain Grove Population by Year