Peculiar, Missouri Population 2020

5,631

Peculiar is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 5,631, it is the 122nd largest city in Missouri and the 4444th largest city in the United States. Peculiar is currently growing at a rate of 2.81% annually and its population has increased by 22.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,608 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Peculiar has a population density of 621 people per square mile.

The average household income in Peculiar is $68,111 with a poverty rate of 7.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $829 per month, and the median house value is $145,100. The median age in Peculiar is 36.1 years, 35.1 years for males, and 37.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.6 males.

Peculiar Demographics

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

  • White: 97.56%
  • Two or more races: 1.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.34%
  • Asian: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Peculiar, Missouri is 5,631, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,323.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,608.

Peculiar, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,88497.56%
Two or More Races921.84%
Black or African American170.34%
Asian130.26%

Peculiar Population Pyramid 2020

Peculiar Median Age

36.1


Total

35.1


Male

37.3


Female

Peculiar Adults

There are 3,799 adults, (448 of whom are seniors) in Peculiar.

Peculiar Age Dependency

49.4

Age Dependency Ratio

13.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Peculiar Sex Ratio

Female

2,572

51.38%

Male

2,434

48.62%

Peculiar Households and Families

Peculiar Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Peculiar Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
All75.2%24.8%
Female69.1%30.9%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
Male53.5%46.5%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0172.4875.2
Married1,0153.1587.6
Non Family6161.3261.2
Female2852.6769.1
Male1012.3353.5

2.95

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Peculiar Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1073.13%
9th to 12th Grade2818.22%
High School Graduate1,18834.76%
Some College78122.85%
Associates Degree3028.84%
Bachelors Degree47013.75%
Graduate Degree2898.46%

Peculiar Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2392,883737
Hispanic12088
Multiple Races525222
Black77

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 multiple races people with a rate of 42.31%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,553$44,200$35,725
Less Than High School$14,235$$
High School Grad$34,448$34,506$32,381
Some College$41,827$55,302$21,371
Bachelors Degree$37,130$$37,130
Graduate Degree$48,987$$48,902

$40,553

Average Earnings

$44,200

Average Male

$35,725

Average Female

Peculiar Language

Peculiar Language by Age

Peculiar Language

97.49% of Peculiar residents speak only English, while 2.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.98% of the population.

Peculiar Poverty

Peculiar Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,6823627.73%
Asian1313100.00%

7.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.85%

Male Poverty Rate

9.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Peculiar

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Peculiar is White, with 7.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.66%
Some College7.48%
High School6.57%
Bachelors or Greater2.11%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.85%
Male Employed2.74%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Peculiar Income

Peculiar Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,281$68,111
Families$69,071$74,989
Married Families$77,120-
Non Families$38,068$49,321

Peculiar Marital Status

Peculiar Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Peculiar Married by Age and Sex

Peculiar 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 45-54.

Peculiar Marital Status by Race

Peculiar Veterans

301

Number of Veterans

286

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam129
First Gulf War75
Korea52
Second Gulf War35
World War II

$Peculiar Veterans by Education

4.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Peculiar Employment Status

70.7%

Labor Force Participation

67.2%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Peculiar 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

64.40%

Born in Missouri

98.86%

Native Born

1.14%

Foreign Born

1.14%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.86% of Peculiar residents were born in the United States, with 64.40% having been born in Missouri. 1.14% 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
20205,6311542.81%
20195,4771542.89%
20185,3232134.17%
20175,1101543.11%
20164,956992.04%
20154,857701.46%
20144,787-6-0.13%
20134,793-1-0.02%
20124,794851.81%
20114,709791.71%
20104,6302,0265.92%
20002,6040.00%