Willard, Missouri Population 2020

5,628

Willard is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 5,628, it is the 123rd largest city in Missouri and the 4445th largest city in the United States. Willard is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually and its population has increased by 6.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,288 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Willard has a population density of 931 people per square mile.

The average household income in Willard is $67,192 with a poverty rate of 7.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $743 per month, and the median house value is $126,800. The median age in Willard is 36.1 years, 35.8 years for males, and 36.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.3 males.

Willard Demographics

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

  • White: 93.78%
  • Other race: 2.60%
  • Two or more races: 1.93%
  • Black or African American: 1.23%
  • Native American: 0.46%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Willard, Missouri is 5,628, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,578.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,288.

Willard, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,11493.78%
Some Other Race1422.60%
Two or More Races1051.93%
Black or African American671.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native250.46%

Willard Population Pyramid 2020

Willard Median Age

36.1


Total

35.8


Male

36.3


Female

Willard Adults

There are 3,837 adults, (629 of whom are seniors) in Willard.

Willard Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Willard Sex Ratio

Female

2,927

53.68%

Male

2,526

46.32%

Willard Households and Families

Willard Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Willard Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family51.5%48.5%
Female50.9%49.1%
Male28.4%71.6%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0712.672.4
Married1,3123.1986.1
Non Family4641.0951.5
Female2142.550.9
Male811.9128.4

3

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Willard Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade361.00%
9th to 12th Grade3559.89%
High School Graduate1,03528.83%
Some College85623.84%
Associates Degree3459.61%
Bachelors Degree67718.86%
Graduate Degree2867.97%

Willard Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,3833,050881
Hispanic883011
Other Race7719
Multiple Races707054
Native American252517
Black2424

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 77.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,464$42,288$31,823
Less Than High School$22,309$$22,352
High School Grad$33,339$41,790$26,207
Some College$37,445$42,091$30,938
Bachelors Degree$42,139$54,352$37,194
Graduate Degree$50,125$$51,208

$36,464

Average Earnings

$42,288

Average Male

$31,823

Average Female

Willard Language

Willard Language by Age

Willard Language

97.32% of Willard residents speak only English, while 2.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.53% of the population.

Willard Poverty

Willard Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,0403667.26%
Multiple1011413.86%
Black6734.48%
Hispanic17321.16%

7.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.11%

Male Poverty Rate

8.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Willard

The race most likely to be in poverty in Willard is Multiple, with 13.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Willard is Hispanic, with 1.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.16%.

Name Poverty
High School14.40%
Some College3.77%
Bachelors or Greater0.73%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed13.56%
Male Employed3.58%
Female Employed2.71%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Willard Income

Willard Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,865$67,192
Families$70,792$76,349
Married Families$74,826-
Non Families$26,474$33,508

Willard Marital Status

Willard Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.7%

Male Marriage Rate

58.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Willard Married by Age and Sex

Willard 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.

Willard Marital Status by Race

Willard Veterans

273

Number of Veterans

241

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War114
Vietnam64
Second Gulf War53
Korea20
World War II6

$Willard Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Willard Employment Status

71.2%

Labor Force Participation

69.6%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Willard 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

57.67%

Born in Missouri

99.67%

Native Born

0.33%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.67% of Willard residents were born in the United States, with 57.67% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,628250.45%
20195,603250.45%
20185,5781522.80%
20175,426250.46%
20165,401-27-0.50%
20155,428-5-0.09%
20145,433-19-0.35%
20135,452631.17%
20125,389510.96%
20115,338561.06%
20105,2822,0895.16%
20003,1930.00%