In 2018, Poplar Bluff, MO had a population of 17.1k people with a median age of 36.9 and a median household income of $29,733. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Poplar Bluff, MO declined from 17,112 to 17,107, a -0.0292% decrease and its median household income declined from $32,819 to $29,733, a -9.4% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Poplar Bluff, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12%), White (Hispanic) (3.67%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.43%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.02%). 0% of the people in Poplar Bluff, MO speak a non-English language, and 99.6% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Poplar Bluff, MO was $101,900, and the homeownership rate was 48.5%. Most people in Poplar Bluff, MO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 13.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Poplar Bluff, MO was 2 cars per household.