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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pierce Citywas:
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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Pierce City
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.