Pevely, Missouri Population 2023

6,188

Pevely is a city located in Jefferson County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 6,188, it is the 127th largest city in Missouri and the 5793rd largest city in the United States.Pevely is currently growing at a rate of 0.88% annually and its population has increased by 2.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,026 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Pevely has a population density of 1,438 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pevely is $69,956 with a poverty rate of 10.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Pevely is 36.4 years, 35.9 years for males, and 37.5 years for females.

Pevely Demographics

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

  • White: 96.09%
  • Two or more races: 3.13%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Black or African American: 0.35%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Pevely, Missouri is 6,188 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,026.

Pevely, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Pevely Population by Race

Pevely Population Pyramid 2023

Pevely Median Age

36.4

Total

35.9

Male

37.5

Female

Pevely Adults

There are 4,347 adults, (730 of whom are seniors) in Pevely.

Pevely Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Pevely Sex Ratio

Female2,94249.55%
Male2,99550.45%

Pevely Population by Age

Pevely Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.04

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Pevely Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Pevely Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pevely 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 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 38.96%.

Pevely Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$34,560

Average Earnings

$51,884

Average Male

$27,375

Average Female

Pevely Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pevely Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Pevely Language

100% of Pevely residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Pevely Language

Pevely Poverty by Race

rate

10.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.38%

Male Poverty Rate

7.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pevely

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pevely is White, with 10.8% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pevely is Black, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.56%.

Pevely Poverty

Pevely Poverty Rate by Education

Pevely Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pevely Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Pevely Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Pevely Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Pevely 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 55-64.

Pevely Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Pevely Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

371

Number of Veterans

323

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

Pevely Veterans by War

Pevely Veterans by Age

count

Pevely Veterans by Race

Pevely Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pevely Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

66.1%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Pevely Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Pevely Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Pevely 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

85.65%

Born in Pevely

98.52%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.52% of Pevely residents were born in the United States, with 85.65% having been born in Missouri. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Pevely Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Pevely Population by Year