Perry, Missouri Population 2023

656

Perry is a city located in Ralls County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 656, it is the 435th largest city in Missouri and the 17477th largest city in the United States.Perry is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -1.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 665 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Perry has a population density of 520 people per square mile.

The average household income in Perry is $41,819 with a poverty rate of 23.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Perry is 47.8 years, 37 years for males, and 57.4 years for females.

Perry Demographics

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

  • White: 84.47%
  • Two or more races: 13.95%
  • Asian: 1.58%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Perry, Missouri is 656 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 665.

Perry, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Perry Population by Race

Perry Population Pyramid 2023

Perry Median Age

47.8

Total

37

Male

57.4

Female

Perry Adults

There are 657 adults, (197 of whom are seniors) in Perry.

Perry Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry Sex Ratio

Female39752.24%
Male36347.76%

Perry Population by Age

Perry Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.13

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Perry Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Perry Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Perry Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

Perry Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$32,396

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$32,292

Average Female

Perry Earnings by Educational Attainment

Perry Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Perry Language

97.47% of Perry residents speak only English, while 2.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.69% of the population.

Perry Language

Perry Poverty by Race

rate

23.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.32%

Male Poverty Rate

25.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perry is Asian, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry is White, with 26.2% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.66%.

Perry Poverty

Perry Poverty Rate by Education

Perry Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Perry Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Perry Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

37.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.8%

Male Marriage Rate

37.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Perry Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Perry 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.

Perry Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Perry Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

40

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

Perry Veterans by War

Perry Veterans by Age

count

Perry Veterans by Race

Perry Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.5%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

37%

Labor Force Participation

35%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Perry Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Perry Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Perry 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

81.65%

Born in Perry

111.28%

Native Born

3.01%

Foreign Born

0.9%

Non Citizen

2.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

111.28% of Perry residents were born in the United States, with 81.65% having been born in Missouri. 0.9% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Perry Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Perry Population by Year