Valley Park, Missouri Population 2023

6,867

Valley Park is a city located in St. Louis County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 6,867, it is the 117th largest city in Missouri and the 5433rd largest city in the United States.Valley Park is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -0.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,885 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Valley Park has a population density of 1,745 people per square mile.

The average household income in Valley Park is $77,203 with a poverty rate of 21.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Valley Park is 34.8 years, 33.2 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Valley Park Demographics

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

  • White: 87.48%
  • Black or African American: 7.29%
  • Asian: 2.91%
  • Two or more races: 2.14%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Valley Park, Missouri is 6,867 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,885.

Valley Park, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Asian

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Valley Park Population by Race

Valley Park Population Pyramid 2023

Valley Park Median Age

34.8

Total

33.2

Male

39.2

Female

Valley Park Adults

There are 5,299 adults, (1,119 of whom are seniors) in Valley Park.

Valley Park Age Dependency

63

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Valley Park Sex Ratio

Female3,29948.42%
Male3,51451.58%

Valley Park Population by Age

Valley Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.07

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

54.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Valley Park Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Valley Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Valley Park Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

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

Valley Park Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$44,170

Average Earnings

$48,387

Average Male

$38,158

Average Female

Valley Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Valley Park Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Valley Park Language

93.00% of Valley Park residents speak only English, while 7.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.48% of the population.

Valley Park Language

Valley Park Poverty by Race

rate

21.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.16%

Male Poverty Rate

19.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Valley Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Valley Park is Black, with 158.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Valley Park is White, with 16.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.46%.

Valley Park Poverty

Valley Park Poverty Rate by Education

Valley Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Valley Park Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Valley Park Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Valley Park Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Valley Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Valley Park Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Valley Park Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

271

Number of Veterans

237

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

Valley Park Veterans by War

Valley Park Veterans by Age

count

Valley Park Veterans by Race

Valley Park Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Valley Park Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

69.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.8%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Valley Park Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Valley Park Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Valley Park 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

66.11%

Born in Valley Park

92.53%

Native Born

6.42%

Foreign Born

1.76%

Non Citizen

4.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.53% of Valley Park residents were born in the United States, with 66.11% having been born in Missouri. 1.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Valley Park Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Valley Park Population by Year