In 2019, Poplar Bluff, MO had a population of 17k people with a median age of 35.6 and a median household income of $30,370. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Poplar Bluff, MO declined from 17,107 to 17,023, a −0.491% decrease and its median household income grew from $29,733 to $30,370, a 2.14% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Poplar Bluff, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.9%), White (Hispanic) (3.44%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.88%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.36%). 0% of the households in Poplar Bluff, MO speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.6% of the residents in Poplar Bluff, MO are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Poplar Bluff, MO was $92,400, and the homeownership rate was 45.5%. Most people in Poplar Bluff, MO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 13.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Poplar Bluff, MO was 2 cars per household.