Troy, Missouri Population 2023

13,331

Troy is a city located in Lincoln County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Lincoln County. With a 2023 population of 13,331, it is the 65th largest city in Missouri and the 3292nd largest city in the United States.Troy is currently growing at a rate of 1.64% annually and its population has increased by 5.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,686 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Troy has a population density of 1,722 people per square mile.

The average household income in Troy is $66,211 with a poverty rate of 11.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Troy is 34.1 years, 31.1 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Troy Demographics

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

  • White: 93.70%
  • Two or more races: 2.89%
  • Black or African American: 2.37%
  • Asian: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Troy, Missouri is 13,331 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 12,686.

Troy, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Troy Population by Race

Troy Population Pyramid 2023

Troy Median Age

34.1

Total

31.1

Male

36.2

Female

Troy Adults

There are 9,024 adults, (1,472 of whom are seniors) in Troy.

Troy Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Troy Sex Ratio

Female6,28050.41%
Male6,17749.59%

Troy Population by Age

Troy Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.24

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Troy Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Troy Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Troy 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 2+ races people with a rate of 31.85%.

Troy Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$40,717

Average Earnings

$50,417

Average Male

$32,474

Average Female

Troy Earnings by Educational Attainment

Troy Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Troy Language

97.75% of Troy residents speak only English, while 2.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

Troy Language

Troy Poverty by Race

rate

11.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.61%

Male Poverty Rate

10.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Troy

The race most likely to be in poverty in Troy is Multiple, with 38.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Troy is White, with 10.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.33%.

Troy Poverty

Troy Poverty Rate by Education

Troy Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Troy Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Troy Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Troy Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Troy 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.

Troy Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Troy Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

373

Number of Veterans

334

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

Troy Veterans by War

Troy Veterans by Age

count

Troy Veterans by Race

Troy Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Troy Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Troy Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Troy Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Troy 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

73.25%

Born in Troy

97.11%

Native Born

1.09%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

0.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.11% of Troy residents were born in the United States, with 73.25% having been born in Missouri. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Troy Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Troy Population by Year