Paris demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)9659091
Median age43.538.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%42%43%
Speak English99%94%79%
Speak Spanish1%3%13%
Paris, MO has a population of 1,217 and is the 13,944th largest city in the United States. The population density is 965 per sq mi which is 972% higher than the Missouri average and 965% higher than the national average. The median age in Paris is 44 which is approximately 14% higher than the Missouri average of 38. In Paris, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 84% of Paris residents were born in Missouri, 15% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Paris is 972% higher than Missouri.
  • The median age in Paris is 14% higher than Missouri.
  • In Paris 94.58% of the population is White.
  • In Paris 4.44% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Paris 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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      Paris population breakdown by race

      Black or African American4.44%11.58%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.42%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.11%0.18%
      Mixed race0.99%2.44%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.13%4.75%
      In Paris, 0.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Paris age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Paris, MO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).