|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wright City is 5,153. Wright City, Missouri is the 4,718th largest city in the US.
The current population of Wright City (5,153) is it's peak population.
Wright City has grown 200.2% since the 2000. Wright City, Missouri is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 97% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|4712||Mechanicville, New York||5,168||2.8%|
|4713||Van Alstyne, Texas||5,165||106.7%|
|4715||North Oaks, Minnesota||5,164||31.7%|
|4716||West Hazleton, Pennsylvania||5,160||46.2%|
|4718||Wright City, Missouri||5,153||200.2%|
|4719||Fort Meade, Florida||5,148||-9.4%|
The total voting age population of Wright City, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,553. The voting age population is 52.4% male and 47.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.5% of the residents of Wright City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wright City are 74.7% White, 13.3% Other, 6.1% Black and 5.9% Two or more races. Additionally, 14.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wright City, 17.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.1%. On a per-household basis, 12.0% of families are below the poverty line in Wright City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 78.2% of Wright City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.8% of Wright City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.4% have a bachelor's degree and 3.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wright City residents aged 5 and older, 5.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wright City is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wright City, 8.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wright City is $61,574.
In Wright City, 60.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.6% of housing units in Wright City.
Of all the housing units in Wright City, 2.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Wright City, 62.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 910 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wright City is $784.
In Wright City, 79.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.