New Madrid, Missouri Population 2023

2,688

New Madrid is a city located in New Madrid County Missouri. It is also the county seat of New Madrid County. With a 2023 population of 2,688, it is the 215th largest city in Missouri and the 9417th largest city in the United States.New Madrid is currently declining at a rate of -1.21% annually and its population has decreased by -6.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,863 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, New Madrid has a population density of 598 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Madrid is $46,017 with a poverty rate of 23.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in New Madrid is 47.2 years, 44.3 years for males, and 49 years for females.

New Madrid Demographics

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

  • White: 70.28%
  • Black or African American: 28.12%
  • Two or more races: 1.29%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of New Madrid, Missouri is 2,688 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,863.

New Madrid, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

New Madrid Population by Race

New Madrid Population Pyramid 2023

New Madrid Median Age

47.2

Total

44.3

Male

49

Female

New Madrid Adults

There are 2,437 adults, (676 of whom are seniors) in New Madrid.

New Madrid Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Child Dependency Ratio

New Madrid Sex Ratio

Female1,37047.85%
Male1,49352.15%

New Madrid Population by Age

New Madrid Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.73

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

52.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

New Madrid Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

New Madrid Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New Madrid Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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 100.00%.

New Madrid Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$35,412

Average Earnings

$41,602

Average Male

$22,214

Average Female

New Madrid Earnings by Educational Attainment

New Madrid Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

New Madrid Language

96.77% of New Madrid residents speak only English, while 3.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.23% of the population.

New Madrid Language

New Madrid Poverty by Race

rate

23.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.17%

Male Poverty Rate

27.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Madrid

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Madrid is Black, with 55.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Madrid is White, with 11.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.05%.

New Madrid Poverty

New Madrid Poverty Rate by Education

New Madrid Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

New Madrid Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

New Madrid Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

New Madrid Married by Age and Sex

male

female

New Madrid Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

New Madrid Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

New Madrid Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

275

Number of Veterans

275

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

New Madrid Veterans by War

New Madrid Veterans by Age

count

New Madrid Veterans by Race

New Madrid Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

31.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Madrid Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

48.1%

Labor Force Participation

45.1%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

New Madrid Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

New Madrid Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

New Madrid 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

73.20%

Born in New Madrid

102.22%

Native Born

0.50%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

102.22% of New Madrid residents were born in the United States, with 73.20% 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.

New Madrid Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

New Madrid Population by Year