|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gladstone is 27,017. Gladstone, Missouri is the 1,442nd largest city in the US.
Gladstone is located entirely in Clay County.
The peak population of Gladstone was in 2020, when its population was 27,081. In 2020, Gladstone was the 1,435th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,442nd largest city in the US. Gladstone is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Gladstone has grown 2.4% since the 2000. Gladstone, Missouri's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Gladstone has a population density of 3,155 people per square mile.
|1436||Mason City, Iowa||27,138||-6.9%|
|1437||Asheboro, North Carolina||27,124||22.1%|
|1438||West Linn, Oregon||27,103||20.7%|
|1439||Round Lake Beach, Illinois||27,081||3.5%|
|1443||Temple Terrace, Florida||27,013||23.5%|
|1444||Garden City, Michigan||26,994||-10.2%|
|1445||South Portland, Maine||26,993||15.4%|
|1447||Chicago Heights, Illinois||26,905||-17.8%|
The total voting age population of Gladstone, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,484. The voting age population is 50.0% male and 50.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.0% of the residents of Gladstone are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gladstone are 83.6% White, 6.1% Black, 5.5% Two or more races, 1.8% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, 1.7% Other, 0.9% Asian and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 8.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gladstone, 11.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.5%. On a per-household basis, 9.6% of families are below the poverty line in Gladstone.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.8% of Gladstone residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.7% of Gladstone residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 30.2% have a bachelor's degree and 9.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gladstone residents aged 5 and older, 7.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gladstone is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gladstone, 9.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gladstone is $59,018.
In Gladstone, 63.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.0% of housing units in Gladstone.
Of all the housing units in Gladstone, 2.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Gladstone, 8.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gladstone is $893.
In Gladstone, 86.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.