Republic, Missouri Population 2020

16,984

Republic is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 16,984, it is the 44th largest city in Missouri and the 2101st largest city in the United States. Republic is currently growing at a rate of 1.42% annually and its population has increased by 15.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,751 in 2010. Spanning over 16 miles, Republic has a population density of 1,094 people per square mile.

The average household income in Republic is $59,303 with a poverty rate of 15.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $808 per month, and the median house value is $128,000. The median age in Republic is 30.7 years, 29.2 years for males, and 32.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.9 males.

Republic Demographics

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

  • White: 94.33%
  • Two or more races: 2.72%
  • Asian: 1.81%
  • Other race: 0.64%
  • Black or African American: 0.50%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Republic, Missouri is 16,984, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,510.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,751.

Republic, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,13594.33%
Two or More Races4372.72%
Asian2901.81%
Some Other Race1020.64%
Black or African American800.50%

Republic Population Pyramid 2020

Republic Median Age

30.7


Total

29.2


Male

32.7


Female

Republic Adults

There are 11,163 adults, (1,941 of whom are seniors) in Republic.

Republic Age Dependency

74

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Republic Sex Ratio

Female

8,108

50.54%

Male

7,936

49.46%

Republic Households and Families

Republic Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Republic Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.8%24.2%
All61.6%38.4%
Female48.2%51.8%
Non Family47.9%52.1%
Male40.1%59.9%

61.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1122.661.6
Married3,0813.2475.8
Non Family1,8831.2347.9
Female8363.148.2
Male3123.2140.1

3.1

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

9.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Republic Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2362.42%
9th to 12th Grade5735.88%
High School Graduate3,04231.21%
Some College2,66827.37%
Associates Degree1,02110.48%
Bachelors Degree1,39214.28%
Graduate Degree8158.36%

Republic Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3078,5422,056
Multiple Races19017049
Hispanic15714621
Asian847171
Black565610
Other Race484321

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 asian people with a rate of 84.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,515$44,563$27,388
Less Than High School$23,889$24,097$22,143
High School Grad$27,026$34,177$22,215
Some College$36,329$45,996$26,497
Bachelors Degree$41,456$57,014$34,176
Graduate Degree$51,843$60,881$36,604

$35,515

Average Earnings

$44,563

Average Male

$27,388

Average Female

Republic Language

Republic Language by Age

Republic Language

98.93% of Republic residents speak only English, while 1.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.75% of the population.

Republic Poverty

Republic Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,7442,34815.93%
Hispanic337329.50%
Multiple437296.64%
Black801518.75%
Asian29010.34%

15.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.92%

Male Poverty Rate

17.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Republic

The race most likely to be in poverty in Republic is Black, with 18.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Republic is Asian, with 0.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.16%
High School17.73%
Some College9.66%
Bachelors or Greater2.47%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed59.72%
Female Unemployed46.06%
Female Employed6.06%
Male Employed4.63%

Republic Income

Republic Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,987$59,303
Families$61,396$67,432
Married Families$75,529-
Non Families$28,097$35,294

Republic Marital Status

Republic Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Republic Married by Age and Sex

Republic 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 45-54.

Republic Marital Status by Race

Republic Veterans

762

Number of Veterans

740

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam281
Second Gulf War224
First Gulf War222
World War II27
Korea14

$Republic Veterans by Education

3.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Republic Employment Status

66.6%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Republic 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

69.36%

Born in Missouri

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.13% of Republic residents were born in the United States, with 69.36% having been born in Missouri. 0.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202016,9842371.42%
201916,7472371.44%
201816,5102181.34%
201716,2922371.48%
201616,0551090.68%
201515,9461320.83%
201415,814930.59%
201315,7211931.24%
201215,5283392.23%
201115,1892301.54%
201014,9596,5215.89%
20008,4382,1462.98%
19906,2921,8073.44%
19804,4850.00%