Neosho, Missouri Population 2020

12,117

Neosho is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 12,117, it is the 63rd largest city in Missouri and the 2701st largest city in the United States. Neosho is currently growing at a rate of 0.27% annually and its population has increased by 2.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,835 in 2010. Spanning over 16 miles, Neosho has a population density of 769 people per square mile.

The average household income in Neosho is $50,483 with a poverty rate of 23.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $680 per month, and the median house value is $91,800. The median age in Neosho is 31.9 years, 31.2 years for males, and 33.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.1 males.

Neosho Demographics

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

  • White: 88.60%
  • Two or more races: 3.62%
  • Black or African American: 2.54%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.51%
  • Asian: 1.39%
  • Native American: 1.37%
  • Other race: 0.97%
The current population of Neosho, Missouri is 12,117, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,051.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,835.

Neosho, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,64088.60%
Two or More Races4353.62%
Black or African American3052.54%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1811.51%
Asian1671.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native1641.37%
Some Other Race1170.97%

Neosho Population Pyramid 2020

Neosho Median Age

31.9


Total

31.2


Male

33.6


Female

Neosho Adults

There are 8,663 adults, (1,831 of whom are seniors) in Neosho.

Neosho Age Dependency

75.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49

Child Dependency Ratio

Neosho Sex Ratio

Female

6,154

51.24%

Male

5,855

48.76%

Neosho Households and Families

Neosho Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Neosho Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66.4%33.6%
All53.2%46.8%
Male45.1%54.9%
Non Family44.9%55.1%
Female30.8%69.2%

53.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4052.6153.2
Married2,1073.3766.4
Non Family1,4891.1144.9
Female6163.4530.8
Male1933.2645.1

3.25

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Neosho Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6729.72%
9th to 12th Grade6048.73%
High School Graduate2,19831.78%
Some College1,66924.13%
Associates Degree5828.42%
Bachelors Degree79711.52%
Graduate Degree3945.70%

Neosho Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,6864,9361,067
Hispanic76727114
Black20616542
Multiple Races1047711
Asian939334
Islander7474
Other Race7147
Native American373723

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 62.16%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,986$32,403$23,337
Less Than High School$24,122$27,475$18,750
High School Grad$30,938$34,722$26,628
Some College$24,481$30,639$17,090
Bachelors Degree$40,811$50,417$29,861
Graduate Degree$46,563$52,688$46,094

$28,986

Average Earnings

$32,403

Average Male

$23,337

Average Female

Neosho Language

Neosho Language by Age

Neosho Language

84.70% of Neosho residents speak only English, while 15.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.13% of the population.

Neosho Poverty

Neosho Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,6391,62718.83%
Hispanic1,89389847.44%
Islander1819854.14%
Native1636640.49%
Black2625420.61%
Other1123833.93%
Multiple428276.31%
Asian1572415.29%

23.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.70%

Male Poverty Rate

26.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Neosho

The race most likely to be in poverty in Neosho is Islander, with 54.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Neosho is Multiple, with 6.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.31%
Some College19.76%
High School11.49%
Bachelors or Greater7.79%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.75%
Male Unemployed37.96%
Male Employed17.32%
Female Employed14.30%

Neosho Income

Neosho Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,183$50,483
Families$49,239$57,208
Married Families$60,590-
Non Families$25,891$31,534

Neosho Marital Status

Neosho Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Neosho Married by Age and Sex

Neosho 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 45-54.

Neosho Marital Status by Race

Neosho Veterans

601

Number of Veterans

569

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam226
First Gulf War139
Korea89
Second Gulf War54
World War II15
Name Veterans % of Total
White5807.40%
Hispanic80.74%
Other87.62%
2 or More74.58%
Black62.58%

$Neosho Veterans by Education

5.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Neosho Employment Status

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Neosho Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

57.08%

Born in Missouri

92.62%

Native Born

7.38%

Foreign Born

5.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.62% of Neosho residents were born in the United States, with 57.08% having been born in Missouri. 5.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202012,117330.27%
201912,084330.27%
201812,051220.18%
201712,029330.28%
201611,996250.21%
201511,97120.02%
201411,969-3-0.03%
201311,972-33-0.27%
201212,005370.31%
201111,9681140.96%
201011,8541,3491.22%
200010,5051,2511.28%
19909,254-239-0.25%
19809,4931,9762.36%
19707,517650.09%
19607,4521,6622.56%
19505,7904720.85%
19405,3188331.72%
19304,4855171.23%
19203,9683070.81%
19103,6619363.00%
19002,7250.00%