Sullivan, Missouri Population 2023

6,852

Sullivan is a city located in Franklin County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 6,852, it is the 118th largest city in Missouri and the 5445th largest city in the United States.Sullivan is currently declining at a rate of -0.26% annually and its population has decreased by -0.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,906 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Sullivan has a population density of 837 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sullivan is $51,637 with a poverty rate of 20.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Sullivan is 43.2 years, 40.1 years for males, and 45.2 years for females.

Sullivan Demographics

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

  • White: 96.35%
  • Two or more races: 1.89%
  • Other race: 1.11%
  • Asian: 0.52%
  • Native American: 0.12%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sullivan, Missouri is 6,852 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,906.

Sullivan, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Sullivan Population by Race

Sullivan Population Pyramid 2023

Sullivan Median Age

43.2

Total

40.1

Male

45.2

Female

Sullivan Adults

There are 5,101 adults, (1,310 of whom are seniors) in Sullivan.

Sullivan Age Dependency

71.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Sullivan Sex Ratio

Female3,35151.56%
Male3,14848.44%

Sullivan Population by Age

Sullivan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.66

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

59.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Sullivan Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Sullivan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sullivan 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 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Sullivan Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$34,016

Average Earnings

$47,266

Average Male

$27,348

Average Female

Sullivan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sullivan Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Sullivan Language

97.71% of Sullivan residents speak only English, while 2.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.56% of the population.

Sullivan Language

Sullivan Poverty by Race

rate

20.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.67%

Male Poverty Rate

21.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sullivan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sullivan is Multiple, with 77.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sullivan is Hispanic, with 13.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.00%.

Sullivan Poverty

Sullivan Poverty Rate by Education

Sullivan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sullivan Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Sullivan Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Sullivan Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Sullivan 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.

Sullivan Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Sullivan Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

519

Number of Veterans

500

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

Sullivan Veterans by War

Sullivan Veterans by Age

count

Sullivan Veterans by Race

Sullivan Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sullivan Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

56%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Sullivan Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Sullivan Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Sullivan 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

72.75%

Born in Sullivan

93.38%

Native Born

0.72%

Foreign Born

0.62%

Non Citizen

0.10%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.38% of Sullivan residents were born in the United States, with 72.75% having been born in Missouri. 0.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Sullivan Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Sullivan Population by Year