Sullivan, Missouri Population 2020

7,242

Sullivan is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 7,242, it is the 107th largest city in Missouri and the 3875th largest city in the United States. Sullivan is currently growing at a rate of 0.93% annually and its population has increased by 2.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,081 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Sullivan has a population density of 884 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sullivan is $47,744 with a poverty rate of 17.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $757 per month, and the median house value is $105,500. The median age in Sullivan is 38.2 years, 35 years for males, and 42.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.1 males.

Sullivan Demographics

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

  • White: 93.52%
  • Two or more races: 3.54%
  • Other race: 2.19%
  • Black or African American: 0.54%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sullivan, Missouri is 7,242, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,108.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,081.

Sullivan, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,07593.52%
Two or More Races2303.54%
Some Other Race1422.19%
Black or African American350.54%
Asian140.22%

Sullivan Population Pyramid 2020

Sullivan Median Age

38.2


Total

35


Male

42.1


Female

Sullivan Adults

There are 4,999 adults, (1,211 of whom are seniors) in Sullivan.

Sullivan Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Sullivan Sex Ratio

Female

3,167

48.75%

Male

3,329

51.25%

Sullivan Households and Families

Sullivan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sullivan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.8%29.2%
Male57.9%42.1%
All52%48%
Female43%57%
Non Family36.8%63.2%

52.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9462.1652
Non Family1,2841.1136.8
Married1,1423.0170.8
Female3302.943
Male1902.7757.9

2.87

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sullivan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1763.88%
9th to 12th Grade66814.72%
High School Graduate1,60735.40%
Some College1,05823.31%
Associates Degree3156.94%
Bachelors Degree4139.10%
Graduate Degree3026.65%

Sullivan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2873,541701
Hispanic15990
Other Race14290
Multiple Races7546
Asian141414
Black44

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,906$37,893$23,718
Less Than High School$23,750$31,750$12,458
High School Grad$22,054$30,211$13,260
Some College$31,430$45,550$28,182
Bachelors Degree$46,840$52,216$38,750
Graduate Degree$45,431$$35,167

$29,906

Average Earnings

$37,893

Average Male

$23,718

Average Female

Sullivan Language

Sullivan Language by Age

Sullivan Language

98.26% of Sullivan residents speak only English, while 1.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.51% of the population.

Sullivan Poverty

Sullivan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,93896516.25%
Hispanic26517666.42%
Multiple23010646.09%
Other1426445.07%

17.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.68%

Male Poverty Rate

20.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sullivan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sullivan is Hispanic, with 66.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sullivan is White, with 16.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.56%
High School21.51%
Some College7.28%
Bachelors or Greater3.36%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.21%
Male Unemployed17.44%
Female Employed8.72%
Male Employed7.31%

Sullivan Income

Sullivan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,471$47,744
Families$54,342$61,671
Married Families$65,492-
Non Families$21,821$26,926

Sullivan Marital Status

Sullivan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Sullivan Married by Age and Sex

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

Sullivan Veterans

480

Number of Veterans

462

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam215
First Gulf War91
Second Gulf War48
Korea34
World War II32

$Sullivan Veterans by Education

2.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sullivan Employment Status

59.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Sullivan 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

74.01%

Born in Missouri

99.52%

Native Born

0.48%

Foreign Born

0.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.52% of Sullivan residents were born in the United States, with 74.01% having been born in Missouri. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207,242670.93%
20197,175670.94%
20187,108-37-0.52%
20177,145670.95%
20167,078-13-0.18%
20157,091721.03%
20147,019-17-0.24%
20137,036-17-0.24%
20127,053-38-0.54%
20117,09150.07%
20107,0867351.10%
20006,3516901.16%
19905,6612000.36%
19805,4613610.69%
19705,1001,6584.01%
19603,4424231.32%
19503,0195021.84%
19402,5170.00%