Wardsville, Missouri Population 2023

1,626

Wardsville is a city located in Missouri. With a 2023 population of 1,626, it is the 287th largest city in Missouri and the 12089th largest city in the United States.Wardsville is currently growing at a rate of 0.56% annually and its population has increased by 1.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,599 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Wardsville has a population density of 469 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wardsville is $99,909 with a poverty rate of 2.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Wardsville is 37.2 years, 37.6 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.

Wardsville Demographics

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

  • White: 98.61%
  • Two or more races: 0.75%
  • Asian: 0.64%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Wardsville, Missouri is 1,626 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,599.

Wardsville, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Wardsville Population by Race

Wardsville Population Pyramid 2023

Wardsville Median Age

37.2

Total

37.6

Male

36.7

Female

Wardsville Adults

There are 1,177 adults, (206 of whom are seniors) in Wardsville.

Wardsville Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wardsville Sex Ratio

Female90852.55%
Male82047.45%

Wardsville Population by Age

Wardsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.19

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

80.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Wardsville Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Wardsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wardsville Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

Wardsville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$51,492

Average Earnings

$60,625

Average Male

$43,036

Average Female

Wardsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wardsville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Wardsville Language

99.81% of Wardsville residents speak only English, while 0.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.68% of the population.

Wardsville Language

Wardsville Poverty by Race

rate

2.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

0%

Male Poverty Rate

3.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wardsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wardsville is White, with 2.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wardsville is White, with 2.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.3%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0%.

Wardsville Poverty

Wardsville Poverty Rate by Education

Wardsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wardsville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Wardsville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

68.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

72.4%

Male Marriage Rate

65.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wardsville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Wardsville 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.

Wardsville Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Wardsville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

90

Number of Veterans

86

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

Wardsville Veterans by War

Wardsville Veterans by Age

count

Wardsville Veterans by Race

Wardsville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wardsville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

73.8%

Labor Force Participation

73.3%

Employment Rate

0.6%

Unemployment Rate

Wardsville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Wardsville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Wardsville 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

94.31%

Born in Wardsville

107.38%

Native Born

0.69%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

107.38% of Wardsville residents were born in the United States, with 94.31% having been born in Missouri. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Wardsville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Wardsville Population by Year