In 2018, Missouri had a population of 6.13M people with a median age of 38.8 and a median household income of $54,478. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Missouri grew from 6.11M to 6.13M, a 0.211% increase and its median household income grew from $53,578 to $54,478, a 1.68% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Missouri are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.4%), White (Hispanic) (2.91%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.56%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.97%). 6.32% of the households in Missouri speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.9% of the residents in Missouri are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Missouri are University of Missouri-Columbia (10,776 degrees awarded in 2019), Washington University in St Louis (5,616 degrees), and Missouri State University-Springfield (5,411 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Missouri was $162,600, and the homeownership rate was 66.8%. Most people in Missouri drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Missouri was 2 cars per household.