Willow Springs, Missouri Population 2023

2,158

Willow Springs is a city located in Howell County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 2,158, it is the 248th largest city in Missouri and the 10538th largest city in the United States.Willow Springs is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -0.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,164 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Willow Springs has a population density of 611 people per square mile.

The average household income in Willow Springs is $55,592 with a poverty rate of 27.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Willow Springs is 36.6 years, 31.2 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.

Willow Springs Demographics

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

  • White: 94.69%
  • Black or African American: 3.00%
  • Two or more races: 1.84%
  • Asian: 0.47%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Willow Springs, Missouri is 2,158 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,164.

Willow Springs, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Willow Springs Population by Race

Willow Springs Population Pyramid 2023

Willow Springs Median Age

36.6

Total

31.2

Male

41.7

Female

Willow Springs Adults

There are 1,433 adults, (373 of whom are seniors) in Willow Springs.

Willow Springs Age Dependency

79.4

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Willow Springs Sex Ratio

Female97651.31%
Male92648.69%

Willow Springs Population by Age

Willow Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.27

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

49.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Willow Springs Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Willow Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Willow Springs Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Willow Springs Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$25,057

Average Earnings

$37,778

Average Male

$13,080

Average Female

Willow Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Willow Springs Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Willow Springs Language

92.35% of Willow Springs residents speak only English, while 7.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.38% of the population.

Willow Springs Language

Willow Springs Poverty by Race

rate

27.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.73%

Male Poverty Rate

29.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Willow Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Willow Springs is Multiple, with 51.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Willow Springs is White, with 28.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.04%.

Willow Springs Poverty

Willow Springs Poverty Rate by Education

Willow Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Willow Springs Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Willow Springs Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Willow Springs Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Willow Springs Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Willow Springs Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Willow Springs Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

174

Number of Veterans

174

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Willow Springs Veterans by War

Willow Springs Veterans by Age

count

Willow Springs Veterans by Race

Willow Springs Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

20.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Willow Springs Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Willow Springs Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Willow Springs Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Willow Springs 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

53.19%

Born in Willow Springs

84.10%

Native Born

3.79%

Foreign Born

2.13%

Non Citizen

1.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.10% of Willow Springs residents were born in the United States, with 53.19% having been born in Missouri. 2.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Willow Springs Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Willow Springs Population by Year