Spanish Lake, Missouri Population 2023

18,041

Spanish Lake is a city located in Missouri. With a 2023 population of 18,041, it is the 46th largest city in Missouri and the 2541st largest city in the United States.Spanish Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.68% annually and its population has decreased by -2.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,413 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Spanish Lake has a population density of 2,447 people per square mile.

The average household income in Spanish Lake is $52,089 with a poverty rate of 21.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Spanish Lake is 30.5 years, 27.9 years for males, and 33.3 years for females.

Spanish Lake Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 80.4%
  • White: 16.17%
  • Two or more races: 2.78%
  • Other race: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.02%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Spanish Lake, Missouri is 18,041 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 18,413.

Spanish Lake, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Spanish Lake Population by Race

Spanish Lake Population Pyramid 2023

Spanish Lake Median Age

30.5

Total

27.9

Male

33.3

Female

Spanish Lake Adults

There are 13,399 adults, (2,472 of whom are seniors) in Spanish Lake.

Spanish Lake Age Dependency

61.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Spanish Lake Sex Ratio

Female9,47853.6%
Male8,20446.4%

Spanish Lake Population by Age

Spanish Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.21

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

47.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Spanish Lake Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Spanish Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Spanish Lake Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 37.5%.

Spanish Lake Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$29,296

Average Earnings

$29,301

Average Male

$29,286

Average Female

Spanish Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Spanish Lake Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Spanish Lake Language

98.4% of Spanish Lake residents speak only English, while 1.6% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.

Spanish Lake Language

Spanish Lake Poverty by Race

rate

21.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.32%

Male Poverty Rate

15.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spanish Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spanish Lake is Other, with 111% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spanish Lake is White, with 11.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.16%.

Spanish Lake Poverty

Spanish Lake Poverty Rate by Education

Spanish Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Spanish Lake Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Spanish Lake Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

29.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.4%

Male Marriage Rate

26.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Spanish Lake Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Spanish Lake Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Spanish Lake Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Spanish Lake Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,054

Number of Veterans

936

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

Spanish Lake Veterans by War

Spanish Lake Veterans by Age

count

Spanish Lake Veterans by Race

Spanish Lake Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spanish Lake Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

68.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Spanish Lake Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Spanish Lake Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Spanish Lake Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

75.56%

Born in Spanish Lake

94.58%

Native Born

1.45%

Foreign Born

0.18%

Non Citizen

1.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.58% of Spanish Lake residents were born in the United States, with 75.56% having been born in Missouri. 0.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Spanish Lake Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Spanish Lake Population by Year