Trenton demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)9229091
Median age36.938.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%42%43%
Speak English96%94%79%
Speak Spanish2%3%13%
Trenton, MO has a population of 5,946 and is the 5,786th largest city in the United States. The population density is 922 per sq mi which is 925% higher than the Missouri average and 918% higher than the national average. The median age in Trenton is 37 which is approximately 4% lower than the Missouri average of 38. In Trenton, 66% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 75% of Trenton residents were born in Missouri, 23% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Trenton is 925% higher than Missouri.
  • The median age in Trenton is 4% lower than Missouri.
  • In Trenton 94.84% of the population is White.
  • In Trenton 1.16% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Trenton 0.34% of the population is Asian.

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      Trenton population breakdown by race

      Black or African American1.16%11.58%12.63%
      American Indian0.96%0.42%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.12%0.11%0.18%
      Mixed race2.54%2.44%3.06%
      Other race0.05%1.13%4.75%
      In Trenton, 3.1% 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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      Source: The Trenton, MO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).