Wood Heights, Missouri Population 2020

685

Wood Heights is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 685, it is the 412th largest city in Missouri and the 11985th largest city in the United States. Wood Heights is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -4.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 717 in 2010. Wood Heights reached it's highest population of 714 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Wood Heights has a population density of 300 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wood Heights is $80,056 with a poverty rate of 5.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $945 per month, and the median house value is $121,300. The median age in Wood Heights is 44.4 years, 46.8 years for males, and 39.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.8 males.

Wood Heights Demographics

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

  • White: 96.59%
  • Black or African American: 1.55%
  • Two or more races: 1.24%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%
  • Other race: 0.15%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Wood Heights, Missouri is 685, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 685.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 717.

Wood Heights, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White62496.59%
Black or African American101.55%
Two or More Races81.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.31%
Some Other Race10.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.15%

Wood Heights Population Pyramid 2020

Wood Heights Median Age

44.4


Total

46.8


Male

39.5


Female

Wood Heights Adults

There are 512 adults, (100 of whom are seniors) in Wood Heights.

Wood Heights Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wood Heights Sex Ratio

Female

330

51.08%

Male

316

48.92%

Wood Heights Households and Families

Wood Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wood Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Married93.3%6.7%
All90.9%9.1%
Male75%25%
Female59.1%40.9%

90.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2432.6690.9
Married1652.8893.3
Non Family481.27100
Female223.4159.1
Male84.3875

2.85

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wood Heights Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.67%
9th to 12th Grade255.62%
High School Graduate18641.80%
Some College12828.76%
Associates Degree419.21%
Bachelors Degree378.31%
Graduate Degree255.62%

Wood Heights Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White43140362
Multiple Races77
Black55
Native American22

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 white people with a rate of 14.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,313$56,094$30,000
Less Than High School$$71,875$
High School Grad$40,938$54,167$22,292
Some College$49,306$60,313$33,333
Bachelors Degree$51,250$53,750$
Graduate Degree$51,667$76,250$50,625

$45,313

Average Earnings

$56,094

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Wood Heights Language

Wood Heights Language by Age

Wood Heights Language

97.89% of Wood Heights residents speak only English, while 2.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.62% of the population.

Wood Heights Poverty

Wood Heights Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White610284.59%
Hispanic12541.67%

5.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.38%

Male Poverty Rate

4.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wood Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wood Heights is Hispanic, with 41.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wood Heights is White, with 4.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School7.14%
High School6.45%
Bachelors or Greater3.23%
Some College2.96%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.64%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed1.20%
Male Employed0.00%

Wood Heights Income

Wood Heights Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$66,696$80,056
Families$70,208$84,908
Married Families$73,542-
Non Families$38,750$48,413

Wood Heights Marital Status

Wood Heights Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Wood Heights Married by Age and Sex

Wood Heights 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.

Wood Heights Marital Status by Race

Wood Heights Veterans

51

Number of Veterans

49

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
Second Gulf War13
First Gulf War8
Korea5
World War II

$Wood Heights Veterans by Education

3.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wood Heights Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.5%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Wood Heights 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

67.96%

Born in Missouri

99.85%

Native Born

0.15%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.85% of Wood Heights residents were born in the United States, with 67.96% 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 Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206850.00%
20196850.00%
2018685-1-0.15%
20176860.00%
2016686-5-0.72%
2015691-5-0.72%
2014696-4-0.57%
2013700-1-0.14%
2012701-11-1.54%
2011712-2-0.28%
20107140.00%