Parma, Missouri Population 2023

507

Parma is a city located in New Madrid County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 507, it is the 481st largest city in Missouri and the 19022nd largest city in the United States.Parma is currently declining at a rate of -3.06% annually and its population has decreased by -8.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 555 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Parma has a population density of 795 people per square mile.

The average household income in Parma is $30,294 with a poverty rate of 62.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Parma is 35.5 years, 37.7 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.

Parma Demographics

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

  • White: 82.14%
  • Black or African American: 12.5%
  • Two or more races: 5.36%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Parma, Missouri is 507 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 555.

Parma, 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

Parma Population by Race

Parma Population Pyramid 2023

Parma Median Age

35.5

Total

37.7

Male

33.5

Female

Parma Adults

There are 421 adults, (89 of whom are seniors) in Parma.

Parma Age Dependency

85.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Parma Sex Ratio

Female28145.62%
Male33554.38%

Parma Population by Age

Parma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.48

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

69.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Parma Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Parma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Parma Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 66.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.24%.

Parma Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$27,857

Average Earnings

$50,402

Average Male

$13,011

Average Female

Parma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Parma Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Parma Language

80.39% of Parma residents speak only English, while 19.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.61% of the population.

Parma Language

Parma Poverty by Race

rate

62.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

41.79%

Male Poverty Rate

54.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Parma is Multiple, with 120.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parma is Black, with 45.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.9%. Among those working part-time, it was 64.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.75%.

Parma Poverty

Parma Poverty Rate by Education

Parma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Parma Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Parma Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Parma Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Parma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Parma Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Parma Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

45

Number of Veterans

45

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Parma Veterans by War

Parma Veterans by Age

count

Parma Veterans by Race

Parma Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parma Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

55.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Parma Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Parma Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Parma 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

70.81%

Born in Parma

106.31%

Native Born

4.68%

Foreign Born

4.68%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

106.31% of Parma residents were born in the United States, with 70.81% having been born in Missouri. 4.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Parma Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Parma Population by Year