Strafford, Missouri Population 2023

2,621

Strafford is a city located in Greene County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 2,621, it is the 218th largest city in Missouri and the 9532nd largest city in the United States.Strafford is currently growing at a rate of 0.77% annually and its population has increased by 2.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,561 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Strafford has a population density of 831 people per square mile.

The average household income in Strafford is $53,609 with a poverty rate of 17.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Strafford is 37.2 years, 35.5 years for males, and 38.9 years for females.

Strafford Demographics

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

  • White: 89.29%
  • Two or more races: 9.36%
  • Asian: 0.62%
  • Other race: 0.53%
  • Native American: 0.21%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Strafford, Missouri is 2,621 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,561.

Strafford, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native American

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Strafford Population by Race

Strafford Population Pyramid 2023

Strafford Median Age

37.2

Total

35.5

Male

38.9

Female

Strafford Adults

There are 1,698 adults, (372 of whom are seniors) in Strafford.

Strafford Age Dependency

83.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Strafford Sex Ratio

Female1,25251.37%
Male1,18548.63%

Strafford Population by Age

Strafford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.15

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Strafford Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Strafford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Strafford Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.47%.

Strafford Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$38,514

Average Earnings

$42,243

Average Male

$30,968

Average Female

Strafford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Strafford Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Strafford Language

98.43% of Strafford residents speak only English, while 1.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.88% of the population.

Strafford Language

Strafford Poverty by Race

rate

17.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.63%

Male Poverty Rate

14.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Strafford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Strafford is Native, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Strafford is Multiple, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.59%.

Strafford Poverty

Strafford Poverty Rate by Education

Strafford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Strafford Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Strafford Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Strafford Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Strafford 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 35-44.

Strafford Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Strafford Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

157

Number of Veterans

147

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

Strafford Veterans by War

Strafford Veterans by Age

count

Strafford Veterans by Race

Strafford Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Strafford Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

65.2%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Strafford Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Strafford Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Strafford 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

69.31%

Born in Strafford

94.22%

Native Born

0.94%

Foreign Born

0.2%

Non Citizen

0.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.22% of Strafford residents were born in the United States, with 69.31% having been born in Missouri. 0.2% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Strafford Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Strafford Population by Year