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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wheeling is 229. Wheeling, Missouri is the 16,069th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wheeling was in 1990, when its population was 284. In 1990, Wheeling was the 15,435th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,069th largest city in the US. Wheeling is currently 19.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wheeling has shrunk 14.2% since the year 2000. Wheeling, Missouri's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16071||Alta Vista, Iowa||228||-20.0%|
|16073||Dunn Center, North Dakota||228||86.8%|
|16074||Fleischmanns, New York||228||-34.8%|
|16075||Gainesville, New York||228||-24.7%|
The total voting age population of Wheeling, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 214. The voting age population is 46.3% male and 53.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.4% of the residents of Wheeling are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wheeling are 97.4% White, 1.5% Two or more races and 1.1% Asian. Additionally, 2.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wheeling, 28.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.9%. On a per-household basis, 16.9% of families are below the poverty line in Wheeling.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.4% of Wheeling residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.4% of Wheeling residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.7% have a bachelor's degree and 0.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wheeling residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wheeling is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wheeling, 30.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wheeling is $35,938.
In Wheeling, 71.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.8% of housing units in Wheeling.
Of all the housing units in Wheeling, 28.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Wheeling, 19.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wheeling is $678.
In Wheeling, 61.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.