Nixa, Missouri Population 2020

22,316

Nixa is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 22,316, it is the 31st largest city in Missouri and the 1690th largest city in the United States. Nixa is currently growing at a rate of 1.01% annually and its population has increased by 17.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,022 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Nixa has a population density of 2,449 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nixa is $66,164 with a poverty rate of 10.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $832 per month, and the median house value is $148,000. The median age in Nixa is 36.6 years, 33.9 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.1 males.

Nixa Demographics

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

  • White: 93.80%
  • Two or more races: 2.53%
  • Native American: 1.30%
  • Asian: 1.19%
  • Other race: 0.78%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.21%
  • Black or African American: 0.18%
The current population of Nixa, Missouri is 22,316, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 21,868.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,022.

Nixa, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19,80493.80%
Two or More Races5352.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native2751.30%
Asian2521.19%
Some Other Race1650.78%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander440.21%
Black or African American380.18%

Nixa Population Pyramid 2020

Nixa Median Age

36.6


Total

33.9


Male

38.5


Female

Nixa Adults

There are 15,345 adults, (3,217 of whom are seniors) in Nixa.

Nixa Age Dependency

74.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Nixa Sex Ratio

Female

10,822

51.26%

Male

10,291

48.74%

Nixa Households and Families

Nixa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nixa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.4%21.6%
All67.7%32.3%
Male61%39%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Female53.1%46.9%

67.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1552.5667.7
Married4,5543.0778.4
Non Family2,3771.1654.1
Female9933.3853.1
Male2313.4561

3.08

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nixa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1711.21%
9th to 12th Grade6834.84%
High School Graduate3,88827.53%
Some College3,58325.37%
Associates Degree1,3329.43%
Bachelors Degree2,73319.35%
Graduate Degree1,73212.26%

Nixa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,34412,5554,150
Hispanic368342149
Native American147147109
Asian128929
Multiple Races12312350
Other Race888864
Islander444444
Black21187

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,420$40,500$30,381
Less Than High School$29,435$33,021$18,646
High School Grad$31,467$36,886$23,531
Some College$29,560$36,398$26,181
Bachelors Degree$41,813$56,709$40,356
Graduate Degree$51,676$57,625$46,955

$36,420

Average Earnings

$40,500

Average Male

$30,381

Average Female

Nixa Language

Nixa Language by Age

Nixa Language

95.20% of Nixa residents speak only English, while 4.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.17% of the population.

Nixa Poverty

Nixa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,2331,7499.09%
Multiple53521239.63%
Asian25214155.95%
Hispanic7698911.57%
Other1658953.94%
Native2755218.91%
Black341029.41%

10.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.41%

Male Poverty Rate

11.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nixa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nixa is Asian, with 55.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nixa is White, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.17%
High School12.60%
Some College9.21%
Bachelors or Greater3.96%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed27.18%
Female Unemployed21.69%
Female Employed5.94%
Male Employed5.18%

Nixa Income

Nixa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,674$66,164
Families$63,772$77,950
Married Families$77,418-
Non Families$26,743$33,352

Nixa Marital Status

Nixa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Nixa Married by Age and Sex

Nixa 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 55-64.

Nixa Marital Status by Race

Nixa Veterans

1,688

Number of Veterans

1,570

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam620
Second Gulf War340
First Gulf War258
Korea205
World War II28
Age Group Veterans
75+421
65 to 74420
35 to 54304
55 to 64284
18 to 34259
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,63211.10%
Hawaiian44100.00%
Asian95.92%
Hispanic82.14%
Black314.29%

$Nixa Veterans by Education

6.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nixa Employment Status

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Nixa 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

54.40%

Born in Missouri

96.93%

Native Born

3.07%

Foreign Born

1.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.93% of Nixa residents were born in the United States, with 54.40% having been born in Missouri. 1.94% 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
202022,3162241.01%
201922,0922241.02%
201821,8685622.64%
201721,3062241.06%
201621,0822291.10%
201520,8534102.01%
201420,4433891.94%
201320,0542431.23%
201219,8114292.21%
201119,3822381.24%
201019,1447,0204.67%
200012,1247,4179.92%
19904,7072,0455.87%
19802,6620.00%