Paris, Missouri Population 2023

1,143

Paris is a city located in Monroe County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Monroe County. With a 2023 population of 1,143, it is the 334th largest city in Missouri and the 14140th largest city in the United States.Paris is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -28.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,595 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Paris has a population density of 906 people per square mile.

The average household income in Paris is $46,919 with a poverty rate of 16.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Paris is 38.8 years, 32.5 years for males, and 44.2 years for females.

Paris Demographics

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

  • White: 89.97%
  • Black or African American: 8.15%
  • Two or more races: 0.82%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.75%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Paris, Missouri is 1,143 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,595.

Paris, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Native American

Asian

Paris Population by Race

Paris Population Pyramid 2023

Paris Median Age

38.8

Total

32.5

Male

44.2

Female

Paris Adults

There are 1,095 adults, (312 of whom are seniors) in Paris.

Paris Age Dependency

103.7

Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Paris Sex Ratio

Female69943.82%
Male89656.18%

Paris Population by Age

Paris Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.31

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Paris Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Paris Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Paris 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 100.00%.

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

Paris Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$37,500

Average Earnings

$41,801

Average Male

$31,534

Average Female

Paris Earnings by Educational Attainment

Paris Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Paris Language

100.00% of Paris residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Paris Language

Paris Poverty by Race

rate

16.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.19%

Male Poverty Rate

17.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Paris

The race most likely to be in poverty in Paris is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Paris is White, with 16.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.19%.

Paris Poverty

Paris Poverty Rate by Education

Paris Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Paris Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Paris Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Paris Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Paris Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Paris Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Paris Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

110

Number of Veterans

106

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

Paris Veterans by War

Paris Veterans by Age

count

Paris Veterans by Race

Paris Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

14.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Paris Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Paris Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Paris Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Paris 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

105.68%

Born in Paris

136.26%

Native Born

1.12%

Foreign Born

0.43%

Non Citizen

0.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

136.26% of Paris residents were born in the United States, with 105.68% having been born in Missouri. 0.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Paris Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Paris Population by Year