Ozark, Missouri Population 2022

21,976
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Ozark is a city located in Christian County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Christian County. With a 2020 population of 21,976, it is the 34th largest city in Missouri and the 2103rd largest city in the United States. Ozark is currently growing at a rate of 1.60% annually and its population has increased by 3.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,284 in 2020. Spanning over 11 miles, Ozark has a population density of 1,963 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ozark is $65,075 with a poverty rate of 13.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Ozark is 32.3 years, 31.4 years for males, and 33 years for females.

Ozark Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ozarkwas:

  • White: 92.01%
  • Two or more races: 5.18%
  • Black or African American: 1.50%
  • Other race: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Asian: 0.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
The current population of Ozark, Missouri is 21,976 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 21,284.

Ozark, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

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Ozark Population by Race

Ozark Population Pyramid 2022

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Ozark Median Age

34.1


Total

32.4


Male

35.4


Female

Ozark Adults

There are 14,375 adults, (2,503 of whom are seniors) in Ozark.

Ozark Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Ozark Sex Ratio

Female

10,938

54.11%

Male

9,278

45.89%

Ozark Population by Age

Ozark Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ozark Household Types

65.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ozark Households and Families

3.07

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Ozark Households by Type

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Ozark Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ozark Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Ozark Educational Attainment by Race

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$38,224

Average Earnings

$44,289

Average Male

$30,794

Average Female

Ozark Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ozark Language by Age

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Ozark Language

95.39% of Ozark residents speak only English, while 4.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.76% of the population.

Ozark Language

Ozark Poverty by Race

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13.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.64%

Male Poverty Rate

13.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ozark

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ozark is White, with 14.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ozark is Hispanic, with 4.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.62%.

Ozark Poverty

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Ozark Poverty Rate by Education

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Ozark Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ozark Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Ozark Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Ozark Married by Age and Sex

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Ozark 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 35-44.

Ozark Marital Status by Race

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Ozark Marital Status

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1,354

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Ozark Veterans by War

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Ozark Veterans by Age

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Ozark Veterans by Race

Ozark Veterans by Education

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10.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ozark Veterans by Education

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69%

Labor Force Participation

66.2%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ozark Employment by Age

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Ozark Employment by Race

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Ozark Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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58.64%

Born in Ozark

96.79%

Native Born

3.21%

Foreign Born

1.32%

Non Citizen

1.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.79% of Ozark residents were born in the United States, with 58.64% having been born in Missouri. 1.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ozark Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Ozark Population by Year