Pacific, Missouri Population 2023

7,537

Pacific is a city located in Franklin County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 7,537, it is the 114th largest city in Missouri and the 5094th largest city in the United States.Pacific is currently growing at a rate of 0.55% annually and its population has increased by 1.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,414 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Pacific has a population density of 1,268 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pacific is $58,776 with a poverty rate of 9.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Pacific is 39.6 years, 38.9 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.

Pacific Demographics

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

  • White: 85.28%
  • Black or African American: 8.50%
  • Two or more races: 5.43%
  • Native American: 0.80%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pacific, Missouri is 7,537 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,414.

Pacific, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Pacific Population by Race

Pacific Population Pyramid 2023

Pacific Median Age

39.6

Total

38.9

Male

44.4

Female

Pacific Adults

There are 5,684 adults, (1,180 of whom are seniors) in Pacific.

Pacific Age Dependency

50.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Pacific Sex Ratio

Female3,16846.73%
Male3,61253.27%

Pacific Population by Age

Pacific Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.81

Average Family Size

2.01

Average Household Size

57.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Pacific Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Pacific Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pacific Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 75.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 48.72%.

Pacific Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$36,438

Average Earnings

$38,899

Average Male

$32,536

Average Female

Pacific Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pacific Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Pacific Language

99.81% of Pacific residents speak only English, while 0.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.13% of the population.

Pacific Language

Pacific Poverty by Race

rate

9.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.30%

Male Poverty Rate

9.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pacific

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pacific is Native, with 42.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pacific is Multiple, with 2.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.02%.

Pacific Poverty

Pacific Poverty Rate by Education

Pacific Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pacific Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Pacific Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pacific Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Pacific 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.

Pacific Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Pacific Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

629

Number of Veterans

591

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

Pacific Veterans by War

Pacific Veterans by Age

count

Pacific Veterans by Race

Pacific Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

6.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pacific Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Pacific Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Pacific Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Pacific 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

72.92%

Born in Pacific

91.18%

Native Born

0.27%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.18% of Pacific residents were born in the United States, with 72.92% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Pacific Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Pacific Population by Year