Trenton, Missouri Population 2022

5,531
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Trenton is a city located in Grundy County Missouri. Trenton has a 2020 population of 5,531. It is also the county seat of Grundy County. Trenton is currently declining at a rate of -0.70% annually and its population has decreased by -1.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,609 in 2010.

The average household income in Trenton is $52,113 with a poverty rate of 14.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $614 per month, and the median house value is $92,200. The median age in Trenton is 38.1 years, 33.6 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.

Trenton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Trentonwas:

  • White: 93.40%
  • Two or more races: 3.65%
  • Asian: 1.88%
  • Other race: 0.49%
  • Black or African American: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Trenton, Missouri is 5,531 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 5,609.

Trenton, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,30493.40%
Black or African American190.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.25%
Asian1071.88%
Some Other Race280.49%
Two or More Races2073.65%
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Trenton Population by Race

Trenton Population Pyramid 2022

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Trenton Median Age

37


Total

32


Male

42.8


Female

Trenton Adults

There are 4,280 adults, (1,268 of whom are seniors) in Trenton.

Trenton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Trenton Sex Ratio

Female

2,858

50.33%

Male

2,821

49.67%

Trenton Population by Age

Trenton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Trenton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.8%23.2%
Male74.5%25.5%
All57.8%42.2%
Non Family46%54%
Female29.3%70.7%

57.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Trenton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1942.4357.8
Married9373.3476.8
Male472.7474.5
Female2563.3429.3
Non Family9541.2846

3.23

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Trenton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1514.03%
9th to 12th Grade3579.53%
High School Graduate1,39037.09%
Some College76520.41%
Associates Degree3328.86%
Bachelors Degree53014.14%
Graduate Degree2235.95%
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Trenton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Trenton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race202010
Asian494913
White3,5733,065730
Hispanic89897
Black33
Native American1313
2+ Races2424

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 other race people with a rate of 50.00%.

Trenton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,250$32,072$31,020
Less Than 9th Grade$17,037$27,171$
High School Graduate$24,167$22,694$30,432
Some College$22,917$28,750$18,333
Bachelors Degree$39,583$49,438$35,694
Graduate Degree$49,200$47,667$53,333

$31,250

Average Earnings

$32,072

Average Male

$31,020

Average Female

Trenton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Trenton Language by Age

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Trenton Language

95.82% of Trenton residents speak only English, while 4.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.23% of the population.

Trenton Language

Trenton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,94166313.42%
OtherNaN%
Multiple2019245.77%

14.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.69%

Male Poverty Rate

15.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Trenton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Trenton is White, with 13.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Trenton is Multiple, with 45.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.86%.

Trenton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.75%
High School13.24%
Some College12.07%
Bachelors or Greater2.56%

Trenton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.73%
Male Unemployed17.72%
Female Employed6.95%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Trenton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Trenton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,500$63,519
Families$62,593$69,426
Married Families$67,768-
Non Families$25,122$53,628
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Income by Household Type

Trenton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Trenton Married by Age and Sex

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Trenton 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 35-44.

Trenton Marital Status by Race

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Trenton Marital Status

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284

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War25
First Gulf War68
Vietnam71
Korea93
World War II30

Trenton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 348
35 to 5452
55 to 6419
65 to 7474
75+131

Trenton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2816.91%
Black315.79%

Trenton Veterans by Race

Trenton Veterans by Education

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10.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Trenton Veterans by Education

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57.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Trenton Employment by Age

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Trenton Employment by Race

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Trenton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.18%

Born in Trenton

96.65%

Native Born

3.35%

Foreign Born

2.85%

Non Citizen

0.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.65% of Trenton residents were born in the United States, with 77.18% having been born in Missouri. 2.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Trenton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18803,3120.00%
18905,0391,7274.29%
19005,3963570.69%
19105,6562600.47%
19206,9511,2952.08%
19306,992410.06%
19407,046540.08%
19506,157-889-1.34%
19606,2621050.17%
19706,063-199-0.32%
19806,8117481.17%
19906,129-682-1.05%
20006,216870.14%
20106,001-215-0.35%
20115,962-39-0.65%
20125,923-39-0.65%
20135,884-39-0.66%
20145,845-39-0.66%
20155,806-39-0.67%
20165,767-39-0.67%
20175,728-39-0.68%
20185,689-39-0.68%
20195,650-39-0.69%
20205,609-41-0.73%
20215,570-39-0.70%
20225,531-39-0.70%

Trenton Population by Year