Wright City is a city located in Warren County Missouri. Wright City has a 2020 population of 5,311. Wright City is currently growing at a rate of 6.71% annually and its population has increased by 66.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,182 in 2010.
The average household income in Wright City is $67,270 with a poverty rate of 17.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $784 per month, and the median house value is $147,500. The median age in Wright City is 30.7 years, 30.6 years for males, and 31.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wright Citywas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 18.79%.
94.17% of Wright City residents speak only English, while 5.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.83% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wright City is White, with 16.57% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wright City is Hispanic, with 9.54% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.56%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wright City
96.61% of Wright City residents were born in the United States, with 74.33% having been born in Missouri. 1.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.