Ozark, Missouri Population 2020

21,338

Ozark is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 21,338, it is the 33rd largest city in Missouri and the 1758th largest city in the United States. Ozark is currently growing at a rate of 2.77% annually and its population has increased by 19.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,820 in 2010. Spanning over 11 miles, Ozark has a population density of 1,906 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ozark is $64,952 with a poverty rate of 9.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $783 per month, and the median house value is $148,900. The median age in Ozark is 33.2 years, 32.4 years for males, and 34.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.7 males.

Ozark Demographics

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

  • White: 95.15%
  • Two or more races: 2.38%
  • Black or African American: 1.34%
  • Asian: 0.48%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Other race: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ozark, Missouri is 21,338, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,188.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 17,820.

Ozark, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,47695.15%
Two or More Races4632.38%
Black or African American2601.34%
Asian940.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native820.42%
Some Other Race430.22%

Ozark Population Pyramid 2020

Ozark Median Age

33.2


Total

32.4


Male

34.1


Female

Ozark Adults

There are 13,861 adults, (2,495 of whom are seniors) in Ozark.

Ozark Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ozark Sex Ratio

Female

10,185

52.45%

Male

9,233

47.55%

Ozark Households and Families

Ozark Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ozark Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.7%22.3%
All62.6%37.4%
Non Family49.3%50.7%
Female48%52%
Male17.9%82.1%

62.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1152.6862.6
Married3,6883.2877.7
Non Family2,3761.2949.3
Female7503.2748
Male3014.917.9

3.27

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ozark Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3032.54%
9th to 12th Grade6265.25%
High School Graduate3,10526.02%
Some College2,87024.05%
Associates Degree1,1039.24%
Bachelors Degree2,66322.32%
Graduate Degree1,26110.57%

Ozark Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,09510,4293,716
Hispanic525265103
Multiple Races13310917
Black838311
Native American828236
Asian737359
Other Race434313

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 asian people with a rate of 80.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,744$41,673$29,309
Less Than High School$21,215$26,743$
High School Grad$30,000$40,060$23,882
Some College$30,495$35,663$26,415
Bachelors Degree$41,574$45,037$35,321
Graduate Degree$48,586$60,536$39,643

$34,744

Average Earnings

$41,673

Average Male

$29,309

Average Female

Ozark Language

Ozark Language by Age

Ozark Language

94.85% of Ozark residents speak only English, while 5.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.07% of the population.

Ozark Poverty

Ozark Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,3861,5719.04%
Multiple4607716.74%
Black2314619.91%
Hispanic708354.94%

9.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.14%

Male Poverty Rate

9.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ozark

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ozark is Black, with 19.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ozark is Hispanic, with 4.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.81%.

Name Poverty
High School11.58%
Less Than High School10.56%
Some College6.84%
Bachelors or Greater1.16%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.60%
Female Unemployed6.28%
Female Employed5.83%
Male Employed2.08%

Ozark Income

Ozark Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,031$64,952
Families$64,107$73,976
Married Families$69,514-
Non Families$33,976$44,820

Ozark Marital Status

Ozark Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Ozark Married by Age and Sex

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

Ozark Veterans

1,412

Number of Veterans

1,362

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam486
First Gulf War352
Second Gulf War286
Korea48
World War II30
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,38610.50%
Hispanic264.63%
Other2660.47%

$Ozark Veterans by Education

9.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ozark Employment Status

69.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.4%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Ozark 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

59.41%

Born in Missouri

97.89%

Native Born

2.11%

Foreign Born

1.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.89% of Ozark residents were born in the United States, with 59.41% having been born in Missouri. 1.28% 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
202021,3385752.77%
201920,7635752.85%
201820,1883181.60%
201719,8705752.98%
201619,2952811.48%
201519,0142551.36%
201418,7592741.48%
201318,4851981.08%
201218,2871891.04%
201118,0981700.95%
201017,9288,2636.37%
20009,6655,4228.58%
19904,2431,2633.60%
19802,9800.00%