Sugar Creek, Missouri Population 2020

3,263

Sugar Creek is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 3,263, it is the 180th largest city in Missouri and the 5981st largest city in the United States. Sugar Creek is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually and its population has decreased by -2.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,345 in 2010. Sugar Creek reached it's highest population of 4,755 in 1970. Spanning over 11 miles, Sugar Creek has a population density of 310 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sugar Creek is $49,563 with a poverty rate of 16.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $814 per month, and the median house value is $79,800. The median age in Sugar Creek is 33.4 years, 33 years for males, and 33.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.9 males.

Sugar Creek Demographics

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

  • White: 91.78%
  • Two or more races: 3.57%
  • Other race: 2.27%
  • Native American: 1.72%
  • Black or African American: 0.66%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sugar Creek, Missouri is 3,263, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,277.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,345.

Sugar Creek, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,03791.78%
Two or More Races1183.57%
Some Other Race752.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native571.72%
Black or African American220.66%

Sugar Creek Population Pyramid 2020

Sugar Creek Median Age

33.4


Total

33


Male

33.6


Female

Sugar Creek Adults

There are 2,470 adults, (466 of whom are seniors) in Sugar Creek.

Sugar Creek Age Dependency

65.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Sugar Creek Sex Ratio

Female

1,599

48.32%

Male

1,710

51.68%

Sugar Creek Households and Families

Sugar Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sugar Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.7%17.3%
Female68.7%31.3%
All67.2%32.8%
Male59.8%40.2%
Non Family53.5%46.5%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3932.3867.2
Non Family5441.1453.5
Married4923.0582.7
Female2753.1568.7
Male823.8859.8

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Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sugar Creek Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade914.04%
9th to 12th Grade2059.11%
High School Graduate1,11949.71%
Some College45620.26%
Associates Degree1104.89%
Bachelors Degree1677.42%
Graduate Degree1034.58%

Sugar Creek Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0831,807199
Hispanic1028262
Other Race644434
Native American2929
Black22229
Multiple Races1515

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 60.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,154$35,756$26,809
Less Than High School$35,875$36,583$
High School Grad$25,682$30,240$23,448
Some College$35,417$36,417$28,047
Bachelors Degree$45,063$$40,278
Graduate Degree$43,864$$43,676

$31,154

Average Earnings

$35,756

Average Male

$26,809

Average Female

Sugar Creek Language

Sugar Creek Language by Age

Sugar Creek Language

97.10% of Sugar Creek residents speak only English, while 2.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.90% of the population.

Sugar Creek Poverty

Sugar Creek Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,87843215.01%
Hispanic2538633.99%
Native573561.40%
Multiple118119.32%
Other751013.33%

16.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.27%

Male Poverty Rate

18.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sugar Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sugar Creek is Native, with 61.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sugar Creek is Multiple, with 9.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.66%
High School18.32%
Bachelors or Greater5.93%
Some College4.77%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.29%
Female Unemployed36.59%
Female Employed7.74%
Male Employed5.05%

Sugar Creek Income

Sugar Creek Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,622$49,563
Families$44,898$58,964
Married Families$58,111-
Non Families$27,000$31,181

Sugar Creek Marital Status

Sugar Creek Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Sugar Creek Married by Age and Sex

Sugar Creek 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 35-44.

Sugar Creek Marital Status by Race

Sugar Creek Veterans

351

Number of Veterans

312

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam122
Second Gulf War52
Korea35
First Gulf War7
World War II6

$Sugar Creek Veterans by Education

18.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sugar Creek Employment Status

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Sugar Creek 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

67.54%

Born in Missouri

98.46%

Native Born

1.54%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.46% of Sugar Creek residents were born in the United States, with 67.54% having been born in Missouri. 0.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,263-7-0.21%
20193,270-7-0.21%
20183,277-22-0.67%
20173,299-7-0.21%
20163,306-10-0.30%
20153,316-13-0.39%
20143,329-3-0.09%
20133,332-4-0.12%
20123,33620.06%
20113,334-5-0.15%
20103,339-500-1.39%
20003,839-143-0.37%
19903,982-323-0.78%
19804,305-450-0.99%
19704,7552,0925.97%
19602,6630.00%