Sikeston is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 15,926, it is the 47th largest city in Missouri and the 2223rd largest city in the United States. Sikeston is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually and its population has decreased by -2.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,318 in 2010. Sikeston reached it's highest population of 17,641 in 1990. Spanning over 18 miles, Sikeston has a population density of 890 people per square mile.
The average household income in Sikeston is $55,206 with a poverty rate of 24.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $637 per month, and the median house value is $118,000. The median age in Sikeston is 39.3 years, 35.7 years for males, and 41.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.3 males.