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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Butler is 4,177. Butler, Missouri is the 5,327th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Butler was in 2000, when its population was 4,236. In 2000, Butler was the 4,850th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,327th largest city in the US. Butler is currently 1.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Butler has shrunk 1.3% since the year 2000. Butler, Missouri's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5326||Le Sueur, Minnesota||4,178||5.3%|
|5329||Shrewsbury, New Jersey||4,177||16.0%|
The total voting age population of Butler, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,984. The voting age population is 43.1% male and 56.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.8% of the residents of Butler are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Butler are 93.8% White, 3.4% Black, 1.5% Two or more races, 0.8% American Indian and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 2.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Butler, 17.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.4%. On a per-household basis, 10.4% of families are below the poverty line in Butler.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.5% of Butler residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.5% of Butler residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.8% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Butler residents aged 5 and older, 2.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Butler is 10.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Butler, 20.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Butler is $30,713.
In Butler, 53.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.3% of housing units in Butler.
Of all the housing units in Butler, 29.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Butler, 4.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Butler is $642.
In Butler, 68.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.