Nixa, Missouri Population 2023

24,529

Nixa is a city located in Christian County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 24,529, it is the 30th largest city in Missouri and the 1907th largest city in the United States.Nixa is currently growing at a rate of 1.76% annually and its population has increased by 5.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,257 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Nixa has a population density of 2,691 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nixa is $68,185 with a poverty rate of 10.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Nixa is 34.8 years, 33.5 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Nixa Demographics

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

  • White: 92.63%
  • Two or more races: 2.78%
  • Asian: 1.52%
  • Native American: 1.29%
  • Black or African American: 0.99%
  • Other race: 0.79%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Nixa, Missouri is 24,529 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 23,257.

Nixa, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Black or African American

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Nixa Population by Race

Nixa Population Pyramid 2023

Nixa Median Age

34.8

Total

33.5

Male

36.5

Female

Nixa Adults

There are 16,318 adults, (3,149 of whom are seniors) in Nixa.

Nixa Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Nixa Sex Ratio

Female10,79048.85%
Male11,29651.15%

Nixa Population by Age

Nixa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.16

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

65.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Nixa Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Nixa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nixa Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 76.51%.

Nixa Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$37,999

Average Earnings

$45,795

Average Male

$30,131

Average Female

Nixa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nixa Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Nixa Language

93.77% of Nixa residents speak only English, while 6.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.81% of the population.

Nixa Language

Nixa Poverty by Race

rate

10.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.24%

Male Poverty Rate

8.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nixa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nixa is Native, with 25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nixa is White, with 10.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.35%.

Nixa Poverty

Nixa Poverty Rate by Education

Nixa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nixa Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Nixa Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Nixa Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Nixa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Nixa Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Nixa Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,555

Number of Veterans

1,421

Male Veterans

134

Female Veterans

Nixa Veterans by War

Nixa Veterans by Age

count

Nixa Veterans by Race

Nixa Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

10.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nixa Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

67%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Nixa Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Nixa Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Nixa 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

52.47%

Born in Nixa

90.37%

Native Born

4.6%

Foreign Born

3.26%

Non Citizen

1.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.37% of Nixa residents were born in the United States, with 52.47% having been born in Missouri. 3.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Nixa Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Nixa Population by Year