Warrensburg, Missouri Population 2023

19,487

Warrensburg is a city located in Johnson County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Johnson County. With a 2023 population of 19,487, it is the 41st largest city in Missouri and the 2373rd largest city in the United States.Warrensburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually and its population has increased by 0.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,337 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Warrensburg has a population density of 2,072 people per square mile.

The average household income in Warrensburg is $62,186 with a poverty rate of 23.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Warrensburg is 24.9 years, 24.8 years for males, and 25.5 years for females.

Warrensburg Demographics

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

  • White: 86.02%
  • Black or African American: 5.58%
  • Two or more races: 5%
  • Asian: 2.7%
  • Other race: 0.48%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Warrensburg, Missouri is 19,487 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 19,337.

Warrensburg, Missouri Population 2023

Warrensburg Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Warrensburg Population by Race

Warrensburg Population Pyramid 2023

Warrensburg Median Age

24.9

Total

24.8

Male

25.5

Female

Warrensburg Adults

There are 16,616 adults, (2,279 of whom are seniors) in Warrensburg.

Warrensburg Age Dependency

41.7

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Warrensburg Sex Ratio

Female10,21750.3%
Male10,09649.7%

Warrensburg Population by Age

Warrensburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.08

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

46.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Warrensburg Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Warrensburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Warrensburg 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%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 36.66%.

Warrensburg Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$38,679

Average Earnings

$44,568

Average Male

$31,240

Average Female

Warrensburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Warrensburg Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Warrensburg Language

95.34% of Warrensburg residents speak only English, while 4.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.55% of the population.

Warrensburg Language

Warrensburg Poverty by Race

rate

23.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.19%

Male Poverty Rate

25.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Warrensburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Warrensburg is Asian, with 53.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Warrensburg is Multiple, with 20.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 52.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.41%.

Warrensburg Poverty

Warrensburg Poverty Rate by Education

Warrensburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Warrensburg Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Warrensburg Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

32.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.6%

Male Marriage Rate

31.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Warrensburg Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Warrensburg 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 45-54.

Warrensburg Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Warrensburg Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,879

Number of Veterans

1,491

Male Veterans

388

Female Veterans

Warrensburg Veterans by War

Warrensburg Veterans by Age

count

Warrensburg Veterans by Race

Warrensburg Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Warrensburg Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Warrensburg Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Warrensburg Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Warrensburg 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

62.62%

Born in Warrensburg

101.15%

Native Born

3.9%

Foreign Born

2.29%

Non Citizen

1.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

101.15% of Warrensburg residents were born in the United States, with 62.62% having been born in Missouri. 2.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Warrensburg Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Warrensburg Population by Year