|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Preston is 168. Preston, Missouri is the 17,006th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Preston was in 2010, when its population was 223. In 2010, Preston was the 16,430th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,006th largest city in the US. Preston is currently 24.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Preston has shrunk 22.9% since the year 2000. Preston, Missouri's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16907||Fountain N' Lakes||174||32.8%|
|17000||Lamar Heights, Missouri||168||-22.2%|
|17002||New Minden, Illinois||168||-17.6%|
|17008||Stotts City, Missouri||168||-33.0%|
The total voting age population of Preston, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 239. The voting age population is 51.0% male and 49.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.0% of the residents of Preston are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Preston are 89.5% White, 8.9% Other and 1.6% American Indian. Additionally, 8.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Preston, 39.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 49.6%. On a per-household basis, 37.2% of families are below the poverty line in Preston.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.8% of Preston residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.2% of Preston residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.2% have a bachelor's degree and 5.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Preston residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Preston is 16.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Preston, 6.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Preston is $26,360.
In Preston, 63.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.6% of housing units in Preston.
Of all the housing units in Preston, 11.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Preston, 19.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Preston is $686.
In Preston, 87.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.