|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Essex is 400. Essex, Missouri is the 14,104th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Essex was in 1990, when its population was 531. In 1990, Essex was the 12,768th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,104th largest city in the US. Essex is currently 24.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Essex has shrunk 23.6% since the year 2000. Essex, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14083||Oak Grove Village||402||0.7%|
|14102||Caswell Beach, North Carolina||400||6.1%|
|14105||Finley, North Dakota||400||-21.5%|
|14109||Rose Creek, Minnesota||400||12.6%|
|14110||South Heart, North Dakota||400||30.7%|
The total voting age population of Essex, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 409. The voting age population is 44.5% male and 55.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.3% of the residents of Essex are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Essex are 98.7% White and 1.3% Black.
In Essex, 18.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.5%. On a per-household basis, 8.3% of families are below the poverty line in Essex.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.3% of Essex residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.7% of Essex residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.0% have a bachelor's degree and 1.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Essex residents aged 5 and older, 1.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Essex is 10.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Essex, 8.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Essex is $45,000.
In Essex, 72.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.5% of housing units in Essex.
Of all the housing units in Essex, 12.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Essex, 8.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Essex is $638.
In Essex, 72.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.