University City, Missouri Population 2022

33,760
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University City is a city located in Missouri. University City has a 2020 population of 33,760. University City is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually and its population has decreased by -4.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 35,266 in 2010.

The average household income in University City is $114,854 with a poverty rate of 16.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,066 per month, and the median house value is $273,500. The median age in University City is 35.2 years, 32.6 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

University City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of University Citywas:

  • White: 55.03%
  • Black or African American: 35.72%
  • Asian: 5.37%
  • Two or more races: 2.48%
  • Other race: 0.98%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of University City, Missouri is 33,760 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 33,760.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 35,266.

University City, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,98555.03%
Black or African American12,32235.72%
Asian1,8535.37%
Two or More Races8552.48%
Some Other Race3380.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native1280.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.05%
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University City Population by Race

University City Population Pyramid $2022

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University City Median Age

35.2


Total

32.6


Male

38.6


Female

University City Adults

There are 28,495 adults, (6,147 of whom are seniors) in University City.

University City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Child Dependency Ratio

University City Sex Ratio

Female

18,883

54.74%

Male

15,615

45.26%

University City Population by Age

University City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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University City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family36.4%63.6%
Female46.1%53.9%
All50.9%49.1%
Married70.4%29.6%
Male70.6%29.4%

50.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

University City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,5802.250.9
Non Family7,6371.3936.4
Married5,6712.8970.4
Female1,8093.3246.1
Male4632.6470.6

2.92

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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University City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2591.11%
9th to 12th Grade1,0804.64%
High School Graduate3,58015.39%
Some College3,67115.78%
Associates Degree1,2615.42%
Bachelors Degree6,06726.08%
Graduate Degree7,34431.57%
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University City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

University City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,79212,7289,965
Black8,7167,5142,317
Asian936891627
Hispanic477449277
2+ Races307307201
Other Race13311856
Native American45459

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 white people with a rate of 77.90%.

University City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,985$58,275$45,000
Less Than 9th Grade$21,201$21,523$
High School Graduate$22,386$21,725$25,815
Some College$30,591$31,004$30,131
Bachelors Degree$55,277$71,533$50,662
Graduate Degree$79,278$107,072$57,826

$49,985

Average Earnings

$58,275

Average Male

$45,000

Average Female

University City Earnings by Educational Attainment

University City Language by Age

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University City Language

90.22% of University City residents speak only English, while 9.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.27% of the population.

University City Language

University City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black12,2442,19417.92%
White18,2722,08611.42%
Asian1,85387547.22%
Hispanic91733035.99%
Multiple83321225.45%
Other158NaN%
Native1283728.91%

16.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.24%

Male Poverty Rate

18.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in University City

The race most likely to be in poverty in University City is Asian, with 47.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in University City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.95%.

University City Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School18.31%
Less Than 9th Grade18.08%
Some College10.93%
Bachelors or Greater5.92%

University City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.62%
Male Unemployed31.67%
Female Employed10.33%
Male Employed3.64%

University City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

University City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,274$114,854
Families$90,417$150,759
Married Families$125,245-
Non Families$42,479$76,121
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Income by Household Type

University City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

35.7%

Female Marriage Rate

University City Married by Age and Sex

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University City 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 45-54.

University City Marital Status by Race

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University City Marital Status

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1,564

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam521
Korea334
Second Gulf War242
First Gulf War210
World War II86

University City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+513
65 to 74411
35 to 54304
55 to 64183
18 to 34153

University City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black8538.60%
White6854.32%
2+ Races264.45%

University City Veterans by Race

University City Veterans by Education

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5.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

University City Veterans by Education

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61.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

University City Employment by Age

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University City Employment by Race

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University City 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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52.65%

Born in University City

92.10%

Native Born

7.90%

Foreign Born

6.22%

Non Citizen

1.68%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.10% of University City residents were born in the United States, with 52.65% having been born in Missouri. 6.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

University City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202233,760-135-0.40%
202133,895-135-0.40%
202034,030-135-0.40%
201934,165-135-0.39%
201834,300-160-0.46%
201734,460-183-0.53%
201634,643-293-0.84%
201534,936-82-0.23%
201435,018-71-0.20%
201335,089-96-0.27%
201235,185-54-0.15%
201135,239-27-0.08%
201035,266-2,162-0.59%
200037,428-2,659-0.68%
199040,087-2,603-0.63%
198042,690-4,837-1.07%
197047,527-3,722-0.75%
196051,24911,3572.54%
195039,8926,8691.91%
194033,0237,2142.50%
193025,80919,01714.28%
19206,7920.00%

University City Population by Year