Pierce City, Missouri Population 2020

1,325

Pierce City is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 1,325, it is the 302nd largest city in Missouri and the 9184th largest city in the United States. Pierce City is currently growing at a rate of 0.84% annually and its population has increased by 2.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,292 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Pierce City has a population density of 1,027 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pierce City is $42,870 with a poverty rate of 21.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $613 per month, and the median house value is $82,500. The median age in Pierce City is 37.3 years, 39.1 years for males, and 35.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.9 males.

Pierce City Demographics

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

  • White: 91.93%
  • Two or more races: 5.10%
  • Native American: 1.68%
  • Other race: 1.07%
  • Asian: 0.15%
  • Black or African American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pierce City, Missouri is 1,325, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,303.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,292.

Pierce City, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,20791.93%
Two or More Races675.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native221.68%
Some Other Race141.07%
Asian20.15%
Black or African American10.08%

Pierce City Population Pyramid 2020

Pierce City Median Age

37.3


Total

39.1


Male

35.5


Female

Pierce City Adults

There are 924 adults, (176 of whom are seniors) in Pierce City.

Pierce City Age Dependency

75.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52

Child Dependency Ratio

Pierce City Sex Ratio

Female

718

54.68%

Male

595

45.32%

Pierce City Households and Families

Pierce City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pierce City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.9%22.1%
Female61.2%38.8%
All60.4%39.6%
Male43.3%56.7%
Non Family41.8%58.2%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5122.5560.4
Married2263.0877.9
Non Family1891.2441.8
Female673.9761.2
Male303.6343.3

3.2

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pierce City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade374.28%
9th to 12th Grade9410.88%
High School Graduate37543.40%
Some College17720.49%
Associates Degree667.64%
Bachelors Degree667.64%
Graduate Degree495.67%

Pierce City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White80368098
Multiple Races2825
Hispanic241915
Native American662
Other Race5
Asian22
Black11

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 hispanic people with a rate of 62.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,481$35,231$20,707
Less Than High School$30,104$30,938$16,818
High School Grad$25,750$33,750$12,011
Some College$31,394$40,729$23,056
Bachelors Degree$38,333$$
Graduate Degree$28,750$26,875$30,625

$30,481

Average Earnings

$35,231

Average Male

$20,707

Average Female

Pierce City Language

Pierce City Language by Age

Pierce City Language

97.38% of Pierce City residents speak only English, while 2.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Pierce City Poverty

Pierce City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,13719417.06%
Hispanic843946.43%
Multiple673552.24%
Native221150.00%
Other14214.29%
Black11100.00%

21.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.66%

Male Poverty Rate

23.54%

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 14.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.53%
Some College16.87%
High School12.53%
Bachelors or Greater11.30%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed11.36%
Male Employed2.20%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pierce City Income

Pierce City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,375$42,870
Families$42,656$50,147
Married Families$51,389-
Non Families$23,558$27,201

Pierce City Marital Status

Pierce City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

45.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Pierce City Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Pierce City Marital Status by Race

Pierce City Veterans

70

Number of Veterans

63

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
First Gulf War11
Korea9
Second Gulf War8
World War II6

$Pierce City Veterans by Education

25.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

65.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pierce City Employment Status

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pierce City 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

65.35%

Born in Missouri

99.85%

Native Born

0.15%

Foreign Born

0.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.85% of Pierce City residents were born in the United States, with 65.35% having been born in Missouri. 0.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,325110.84%
20191,314110.84%
20181,30360.46%
20171,297110.86%
20161,286131.02%
20151,27350.39%
20141,268-2-0.16%
20131,270-13-1.01%
20121,283-5-0.39%
20111,288-3-0.23%
20101,2910.00%