Pierce City, Missouri Population 2022

1,336
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Pierce City is a city located in Lawrence County Missouri. Pierce City has a 2020 population of 1,336. Pierce City is currently growing at a rate of 0.68% annually and its population has increased by 3.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,290 in 2010.

The average household income in Pierce City is $44,982 with a poverty rate of 17.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $642 per month, and the median house value is $87,800. The median age in Pierce City is 37.2 years, 39.8 years for males, and 35.1 years for females.

Pierce City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pierce Citywas:

  • White: 91.03%
  • Native American: 6.29%
  • Two or more races: 1.42%
  • Other race: 0.79%
  • Asian: 0.31%
  • Black or African American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pierce City, Missouri is 1,336 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,336.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,290.

Pierce City, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,15791.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native806.29%
Two or More Races181.42%
Some Other Race100.79%
Asian40.31%
Black or African American20.16%
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Pierce City Population by Race

Pierce City Population Pyramid $2022

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Pierce City Median Age

37.2


Total

39.8


Male

35.1


Female

Pierce City Adults

There are 884 adults, (174 of whom are seniors) in Pierce City.

Pierce City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pierce City Sex Ratio

Female

674

53.03%

Male

597

46.97%

Pierce City Population by Age

Pierce City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pierce City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male30.4%69.6%
Non Family39%61%
All60.8%39.2%
Married74.7%25.3%
Female86%14%

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pierce City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5082.4960.8
Married2413.2774.7
Non Family1871.2139
Female572.6886
Male234.1330.4

3.19

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Pierce City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade323.85%
9th to 12th Grade698.29%
High School Graduate37945.55%
Some College16119.35%
Associates Degree698.29%
Bachelors Degree708.41%
Graduate Degree526.25%
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Pierce City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pierce City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White779688106
2+ Races1812
Native American161610
Hispanic1396
Other Race4
Asian44
Black22

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 native american people with a rate of 62.50%.

Pierce City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,841$36,250$23,629
Less Than 9th Grade$30,313$30,859$
High School Graduate$26,000$36,406$22,404
Some College$35,000$41,406$23,750
Bachelors Degree$31,528$$28,438
Graduate Degree$35,833$22,083$44,583

$30,841

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$23,629

Average Female

Pierce City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pierce City Language by Age

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Pierce City Language

97.07% of Pierce City residents speak only English, while 2.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.34% of the population.

Pierce City Language

Pierce City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,13217615.55%
Native803645.00%
Hispanic32618.75%
Other2NaN%
Black22100.00%

17.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.58%

Male Poverty Rate

18.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pierce City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pierce City is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pierce City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.34%.

Pierce City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.65%
Some College17.83%
High School10.29%
Bachelors or Greater7.38%

Pierce City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed6.67%
Male Employed4.49%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pierce City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pierce City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,500$44,982
Families$47,560$54,414
Married Families$50,625-
Non Families$24,688$28,040
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Income by Household Type

Pierce City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pierce City Married by Age and Sex

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Pierce City 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 20-34.

Pierce City Marital Status by Race

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Pierce City Marital Status

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81

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam36
First Gulf War15
Second Gulf War12
Korea10
World War II6

Pierce City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+22
65 to 7422
55 to 6422
35 to 5415
18 to 34

Pierce City Veterans by Age

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Pierce City Veterans by Race

Pierce City Veterans by Education

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20.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pierce City Veterans by Education

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59.1%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pierce City Employment by Age

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Pierce City Employment by Race

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Pierce City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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69.47%

Born in Pierce City

99.69%

Native Born

0.31%

Foreign Born

0.31%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.69% of Pierce City residents were born in the United States, with 69.47% having been born in Missouri. 0.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pierce City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,33690.68%
20211,32790.68%
20201,31890.69%
20191,30990.69%
20181,30050.39%
20171,29590.70%
20161,286131.02%
20151,27350.39%
20141,268-2-0.16%
20131,270-13-1.01%
20121,283-5-0.39%
20111,288-2-0.16%
20101,2900.00%

Pierce City Population by Year