New Madrid, Missouri Population 2020

2,757

New Madrid is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 2,757, it is the 197th largest city in Missouri and the 6502nd largest city in the United States. New Madrid is currently declining at a rate of -1.78% annually and its population has decreased by -11.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,116 in 2010. New Madrid reached it's highest population of 3,350 in 1990. Spanning over 5 miles, New Madrid has a population density of 614 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Madrid is $54,295 with a poverty rate of 26.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $110,800. The median age in New Madrid is 40.2 years, 39.8 years for males, and 44.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.1 males.

New Madrid Demographics

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

  • White: 72.46%
  • Black or African American: 26.35%
  • Two or more races: 0.88%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Madrid, Missouri is 2,757, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,857.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,116.

New Madrid, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,13472.46%
Black or African American77626.35%
Two or More Races260.88%
Some Other Race90.31%

New Madrid Population Pyramid 2020

New Madrid Median Age

40.2


Total

39.8


Male

44.4


Female

New Madrid Adults

There are 2,280 adults, (513 of whom are seniors) in New Madrid.

New Madrid Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

New Madrid Sex Ratio

Female

1,533

52.05%

Male

1,412

47.95%

New Madrid Households and Families

New Madrid Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Madrid Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.5%26.5%
All48.4%51.6%
Non Family44.2%55.8%
Female28.3%71.7%
Male0%100%

48.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2482.2548.4
Married4602.5673.5
Non Family4141.3244.2
Female2932.8328.3
Male813.110

2.54

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Madrid Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade643.17%
9th to 12th Grade23611.70%
High School Graduate81240.26%
Some College48323.95%
Associates Degree1195.90%
Bachelors Degree1678.28%
Graduate Degree1366.74%

New Madrid Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4711,266272
Black52744131
Hispanic1910
Other Race9

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.49%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,152$47,885$35,047
Less Than High School$21,111$$
High School Grad$44,735$53,173$19,259
Some College$34,511$40,313$26,490
Bachelors Degree$50,469$51,250$36,538
Graduate Degree$54,904$$55,990

$40,152

Average Earnings

$47,885

Average Male

$35,047

Average Female

New Madrid Language

New Madrid Language by Age

New Madrid Language

98.89% of New Madrid residents speak only English, while 1.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.11% of the population.

New Madrid Poverty

New Madrid Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black73440054.50%
White2,00030515.25%
Multiple2626100.00%

26.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.05%

Male Poverty Rate

29.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Madrid

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Madrid is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Madrid is White, with 15.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.43%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.12%
High School21.11%
Some College13.99%
Bachelors or Greater1.71%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed21.82%
Female Employed14.93%
Male Employed0.00%

New Madrid Income

New Madrid Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,023$54,295
Families$41,042$58,101
Married Families$72,250-
Non Families-$36,376

New Madrid Marital Status

New Madrid Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.9%

Female Marriage Rate

New Madrid Married by Age and Sex

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

New Madrid Veterans

235

Number of Veterans

230

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War108
Vietnam62
Korea36
Second Gulf War10
World War II5

$New Madrid Veterans by Education

7.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Madrid Employment Status

52.5%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

New Madrid 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

74.60%

Born in Missouri

99.02%

Native Born

0.98%

Foreign Born

0.65%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.02% of New Madrid residents were born in the United States, with 74.60% having been born in Missouri. 0.65% 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
20202,757-50-1.78%
20192,807-50-1.75%
20182,857-42-1.45%
20172,899-50-1.70%
20162,949-41-1.37%
20152,990-25-0.83%
20143,015-10-0.33%
20133,025-27-0.88%
20123,052-49-1.58%
20113,101-30-0.96%
20103,131-203-0.63%
20003,334-16-0.05%
19903,3501460.45%
19803,2044851.65%
19702,719-148-0.53%
19602,8671410.51%
19502,7260.00%