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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wardell is 302. Wardell, Missouri is the 15,126th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wardell was in 2000, when its population was 447. In 2000, Wardell was the 13,890th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,126th largest city in the US. Wardell is currently 32.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Wardell has shrunk 32.4% since the year 2000. Wardell, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15129||Belle Rive, Illinois||301||-18.8%|
|15132||Cedar Hill, Tennessee||301||0.3%|
The total voting age population of Wardell, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 247. The voting age population is 50.2% male and 49.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.6% of the residents of Wardell are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wardell are 98.3% White, 1.4% Black and 0.3% Two or more races.
In Wardell, 16.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.0%. On a per-household basis, 12.6% of families are below the poverty line in Wardell.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.4% of Wardell residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.1% of Wardell residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.1% have a bachelor's degree and 2.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wardell residents aged 5 and older, 1.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wardell is 0.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wardell, 17.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wardell is $41,985.
In Wardell, 79.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.4% of housing units in Wardell.
Of all the housing units in Wardell, 5.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Wardell, 5.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wardell is $488.
In Wardell, 73.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.