|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bethany is 2,893. Bethany, Missouri is the 6,368th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bethany was in 2010, when its population was 3,292. In 2010, Bethany was the 5,851st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,368th largest city in the US. Bethany is currently 12.1% smaller than it was in 2010.
Bethany has shrunk 6.6% since the year 2000. Bethany, Missouri's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6363||Cherry Valley, Illinois||2,897||29.7%|
|6366||Lake Orion, Michigan||2,895||6.3%|
|6370||New Hope, Alabama||2,891||12.6%|
|6371||Woodlynne, New Jersey||2,891||3.5%|
The total voting age population of Bethany, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,350. The voting age population is 45.0% male and 55.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.2% of the residents of Bethany are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bethany are 95.0% White, 2.3% Other, 1.1% Two or more races, 0.7% Black, 0.5% American Indian and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 4.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bethany, 16.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.1%. On a per-household basis, 13.7% of families are below the poverty line in Bethany.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.4% of Bethany residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.1% of Bethany residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.0% have a bachelor's degree and 5.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bethany residents aged 5 and older, 5.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bethany is 5.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bethany, 21.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bethany is $32,650.
In Bethany, 64.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.6% of housing units in Bethany.
Of all the housing units in Bethany, 18.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Bethany, 17.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 280 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bethany is $482.
In Bethany, 76.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.