Warrensburg, Missouri Population 2020

20,546

Warrensburg is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 20,546, it is the 36th largest city in Missouri and the 1805th largest city in the United States. Warrensburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.70% annually and its population has increased by 9.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,838 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Warrensburg has a population density of 2,184 people per square mile.

The average household income in Warrensburg is $56,109 with a poverty rate of 24.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $765 per month, and the median house value is $151,100. The median age in Warrensburg is 24.6 years, 24 years for males, and 26.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.8 males.

Warrensburg Demographics

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

  • White: 84.96%
  • Black or African American: 6.64%
  • Two or more races: 4.21%
  • Asian: 2.82%
  • Native American: 0.80%
  • Other race: 0.52%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Warrensburg, Missouri is 20,546, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,262.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 18,838.

Warrensburg, Missouri Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202053,438-107-0.20%
201953,545-107-0.20%
201853,652-107-0.20%
201753,7592580.48%
201653,50140.01%
201553,497-538-1.01%
201454,035-131-0.24%
201354,166160.03%
201254,1508291.53%
201153,3216051.13%
201052,7160.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,01384.96%
Black or African American1,3296.64%
Two or More Races8434.21%
Asian5642.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native1610.80%
Some Other Race1040.52%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.05%

Warrensburg Population Pyramid 2020

Warrensburg Median Age

24.6


Total

24


Male

26.1


Female

Warrensburg Adults

There are 16,507 adults, (2,085 of whom are seniors) in Warrensburg.

Warrensburg Age Dependency

38.9

Age Dependency Ratio

14.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Warrensburg Sex Ratio

Female

9,683

48.35%

Male

10,342

51.65%

Warrensburg Households and Families

Warrensburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Warrensburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.3%31.7%
All41.1%58.9%
Female26.5%73.5%
Male26.2%73.8%
Non Family25%75%

41.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3552.3141.1
Non Family3,6631.6325
Married2,7013.2168.3
Female8082.3326.5
Male1832.626.2

2.94

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Warrensburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2582.63%
9th to 12th Grade3073.13%
High School Graduate2,21622.63%
Some College2,17522.21%
Associates Degree7317.46%
Bachelors Degree2,13221.77%
Graduate Degree1,97420.16%

Warrensburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3907,9663,569
Hispanic418378196
Black407369117
Multiple Races297275143
Asian20916855
Other Race646415
Native American5656
Islander111111

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,357$39,030$26,904
Less Than High School$15,682$$
High School Grad$23,466$30,625$16,989
Some College$25,645$33,397$21,563
Bachelors Degree$36,068$39,263$31,716
Graduate Degree$52,578$68,106$39,818

$33,357

Average Earnings

$39,030

Average Male

$26,904

Average Female

Warrensburg Language

Warrensburg Language by Age

Warrensburg Language

94.88% of Warrensburg residents speak only English, while 5.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.40% of the population.

Warrensburg Poverty

Warrensburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,8223,30723.93%
Black1,03233532.46%
Asian55332057.87%
Hispanic77614618.81%
Multiple7059813.90%
Native1383424.64%
Other1042423.08%

24.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.30%

Male Poverty Rate

23.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Warrensburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Warrensburg is Asian, with 57.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Warrensburg is Multiple, with 13.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 48.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.44%
High School21.49%
Some College14.46%
Bachelors or Greater6.19%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed51.14%
Female Unemployed49.22%
Male Employed23.24%
Female Employed20.92%

Warrensburg Income

Warrensburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,325$56,109
Families$69,466$72,916
Married Families$80,724-
Non Families$27,811$38,288

Warrensburg Marital Status

Warrensburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.1%

Male Marriage Rate

35.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Warrensburg Married by Age and Sex

Warrensburg Marriage

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

Warrensburg Marital Status by Race

Warrensburg Veterans

1,997

Number of Veterans

1,633

Male Veterans

364

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War728
Vietnam487
First Gulf War446
World War II152
Korea125
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,65612.21%
Black24921.12%
2 or More5510.09%
Asian163.14%
Indian1413.46%
Other714.29%

$Warrensburg Veterans by Education

8.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Warrensburg Employment Status

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Warrensburg Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

55.38%

Born in Missouri

94.94%

Native Born

5.06%

Foreign Born

2.95%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.94% of Warrensburg residents were born in the United States, with 55.38% having been born in Missouri. 2.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202020,5461420.70%
201920,4041420.70%
201820,262570.28%
201720,2051420.71%
201620,0633261.65%
201519,737-100-0.50%
201419,837670.34%
201319,7701270.65%
201219,6433791.97%
201119,2643271.73%
201018,9372,5971.49%
200016,3401,0960.70%
199015,2441,4371.00%
198013,8076820.51%
197013,1253,4363.08%
19609,6892,8323.52%
19506,8579891.57%
19405,8687221.32%
19305,1463350.68%
19204,8111220.26%
19104,689-35-0.07%
19004,724180.04%
18904,7066571.52%
18804,0491,1043.23%
18702,9450.00%