Wheaton, Missouri Population 2023

666

Wheaton is a city located in Barry County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 666, it is the 429th largest city in Missouri and the 17402nd largest city in the United States.Wheaton is currently declining at a rate of -0.3% annually and its population has decreased by -0.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 672 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Wheaton has a population density of 1,310 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wheaton is $37,955 with a poverty rate of 43.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Wheaton is 43.5 years, 35.8 years for males, and 45.4 years for females.

Wheaton Demographics

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

  • White: 98.41%
  • Two or more races: 1.59%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Wheaton, Missouri is 666 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 672.

Wheaton, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Wheaton Population by Race

Wheaton Population Pyramid 2023

Wheaton Median Age

43.5

Total

35.8

Male

45.4

Female

Wheaton Adults

There are 398 adults, (91 of whom are seniors) in Wheaton.

Wheaton Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wheaton Sex Ratio

Female25651%
Male24649%

Wheaton Population by Age

Wheaton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.8

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

58.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Wheaton Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Wheaton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wheaton 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 0%.

Wheaton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$26,790

Average Earnings

$28,750

Average Male

$26,010

Average Female

Wheaton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wheaton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Wheaton Language

100% of Wheaton residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Wheaton Language

Wheaton Poverty by Race

rate

43.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.17%

Male Poverty Rate

44.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wheaton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wheaton is White, with 43.4% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wheaton is Multiple, with 25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.19%.

Wheaton Poverty

Wheaton Poverty Rate by Education

Wheaton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wheaton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Wheaton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

58.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Wheaton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Wheaton 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 55-64.

Wheaton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Wheaton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

19

Number of Veterans

17

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

Wheaton Veterans by War

Wheaton Veterans by Age

count

Wheaton Veterans by Race

Wheaton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

21.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

94.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wheaton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

47.5%

Labor Force Participation

47.5%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Wheaton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Wheaton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Wheaton 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

52.53%

Born in Wheaton

74.7%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

74.7% of Wheaton residents were born in the United States, with 52.53% 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 Europe.

Wheaton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Wheaton Population by Year