West Plains is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 12,279, it is the 61st largest city in Missouri and the 2670th largest city in the United States. West Plains is currently growing at a rate of 0.09% annually and its population has increased by 2.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,986 in 2010. Spanning over 13 miles, West Plains has a population density of 925 people per square mile.
The average household income in West Plains is $51,433 with a poverty rate of 25.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $633 per month, and the median house value is $93,700. The median age in West Plains is 35.2 years, 32.7 years for males, and 37.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.1 males.