Wood Heights, Missouri Population 2023

769

Wood Heights is a city located in Missouri. With a 2023 population of 769, it is the 396th largest city in Missouri and the 16503rd largest city in the United States.Wood Heights is currently growing at a rate of 0.52% annually and its population has increased by 1.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 757 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Wood Heights has a population density of 337 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wood Heights is $86,990 with a poverty rate of 3.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Wood Heights is 43.7 years, 45.1 years for males, and 40.8 years for females.

Wood Heights Demographics

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

  • White: 95.71%
  • Black or African American: 1.74%
  • Two or more races: 1.47%
  • Asian: 0.67%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wood Heights, Missouri is 769 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 757.

Wood Heights, 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

Wood Heights Population by Race

Wood Heights Population Pyramid 2023

Wood Heights Median Age

43.7

Total

45.1

Male

40.8

Female

Wood Heights Adults

There are 618 adults, (90 of whom are seniors) in Wood Heights.

Wood Heights Age Dependency

41.3

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wood Heights Sex Ratio

Female39152.41%
Male35547.59%

Wood Heights Population by Age

Wood Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.09

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

92.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Wood Heights Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Wood Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wood Heights Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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 2+ races people with a rate of 25.00%.

Wood Heights Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$50,278

Average Earnings

$61,696

Average Male

$32,315

Average Female

Wood Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wood Heights Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Wood Heights Language

100.00% of Wood Heights residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Wood Heights Language

Wood Heights Poverty by Race

rate

3.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.41%

Male Poverty Rate

4.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wood Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wood Heights is White, with 3.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wood Heights is White, with 3.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.55%.

Wood Heights Poverty

Wood Heights Poverty Rate by Education

Wood Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wood Heights Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Wood Heights Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wood Heights Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Wood Heights 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 45-54.

Wood Heights Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Wood Heights Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

46

Number of Veterans

45

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

Wood Heights Veterans by War

Wood Heights Veterans by Age

count

Wood Heights Veterans by Race

Wood Heights Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wood Heights Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

73.3%

Labor Force Participation

71.7%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Wood Heights Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Wood Heights Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Wood Heights 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

71.20%

Born in Wood Heights

97.89%

Native Born

0.66%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.89% of Wood Heights residents were born in the United States, with 71.20% 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 Asia.

Wood Heights Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Wood Heights Population by Year