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Mexico Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Mexico Area is 25,637. The Mexico Area population density is 36.79 people per square mile, which is much lower than the state average density of 86.48 people per square mile and is much lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Mexico Area is white, which represent 89.93% of the total population. The average Mexico Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 25,637. #807

Population Density, #691

Mexico Area
36.79 per square mile
86.48 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:23,055 (89.93%, #340)
Black:1,510 (5.89%, #338)
Hispanic:684 (2.67%, #640)
Asian:73 (0.28%, #812)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):82 (0.32%, #529)
One Race, Other:194 (0.76%, see rank)
Two or More Races:723 (2.82%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

18,583 (72.49%) out of the total population of 25,637 reported first ancestry.

 Mexico Area% of the Total PopulationMissouriU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.31%0.56%
Czech760.30%, see rank0.47%0.47%
Danish490.19%, see rank0.31%0.42%
Dutch4331.69%, see rank1.60%1.40%
English1,9227.50%, see rank9.24%8.02%
French5702.22%, see rank3.39%3.34%
German6,07723.70%, see rank24.92%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.27%0.41%
Hungarian30.01%, see rank0.25%0.46%
Irish2,59510.12%, see rank13.47%10.80%
Italian2751.07%, see rank3.50%5.52%
Norwegian1180.46%, see rank0.72%1.42%
Polish490.19%, see rank1.75%3.01%
Portuguese10.00%, see rank0.10%0.44%
Russian250.10%, see rank0.51%0.92%
Scotch-Irish3301.29%, see rank1.16%0.99%
Scottish3561.39%, see rank1.70%1.72%
Subsaharan African20.01%, see rank0.58%0.95%
Swedish690.27%, see rank0.99%1.27%
Swiss670.26%, see rank0.40%0.30%
Ukrainian110.04%, see rank0.13%0.31%
American4,24416.55%, see rank10.34%7.12%
Welsh2430.95%, see rank0.61%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 11,712 (45.68%, see rank)
Females: 13,925 (54.32%, see rank)

Mexico Area
Male: 45.68%
Female: 54.32%
Male: 49.00%
Female: 51.00%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Mexico Area
39.20 years old
38.10 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Mexico Area
37.70 years old
36.70 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Mexico Area
40.00 years old
39.50 years old
38.80 years old

 Mexico Area% of the Total PopulationMissouriU.S.
Under 5 years1,6436.41%, see rank6.29%6.36%
5 to 9 years1,6626.48%, see rank6.50%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,6256.34%, see rank6.55%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,8007.02%, see rank6.78%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,5275.96%, see rank7.04%7.13%
25 to 34 years3,32512.97%, see rank13.15%13.47%
35 to 44 years3,18312.42%, see rank12.20%12.96%
45 to 54 years3,42413.36%, see rank14.18%14.09%
55 to 64 years3,20912.52%, see rank12.67%12.29%
65 to 74 years2,2268.68%, see rank8.07%7.64%
75 to 84 1,4245.55%, see rank4.59%4.25%
85 years and over5892.30%, see rank1.98%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Mexico AreaMissouriU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population17,380, 100%4,028,930209,056,129
Less Than High School2,608, 15.01%, see rank11.98%13.67%
High School Graduate8,114, 46.69%, see rank31.41%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree4,513, 25.97%, see rank29.95%29.09%
Bachelor Degree1,445, 8.31%, see rank16.69%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree700, 4.03%, see rank9.96%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.53, see rank13.4913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Mexico Area MissouriU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten74188.12%11.88%70.63%29.37%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)2,61991.03%, see rank8.97%, see rank86.91%13.09%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,70297.59%, see rank2.41%, see rank88.29%11.71%90.60%9.40%
College56785.36%, see rank14.64%, see rank75.17%24.83%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School7678.95%, see rank21.05%, see rank54.45%45.55%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Mexico AreaMissouriU.S.
Total Households9,381, 100%2,361,232116,211,092
Average Household Size2.53, see rank2.482.63
1 Person Households2,716, 28.95%, see rank29.09%27.57%
2 or More Person Households6,665, 71.05%, see rank70.91%72.43%
Family Households (Families)6,215, 66.25%, see rank64.92%66.22%
Average Family Size3.22, see rank3.153.32
Married-Couple Family4,887, 52.09%, see rank48.54%48.42%
Nonfamily Households3,166, 33.75%, see rank35.08%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Mexico Area%MissouriU.S.
15 Years and Over Total20,707see rank4,862,037252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over9,211100%, see rank2,356,977123,281,364
Never Married2,68429.14%, see rank32.57%35.77%
Married5,12655.65%, see rank53.52%52.04%
Widowed2652.88%, see rank2.77%2.57%
Divorced1,13612.33%, see rank11.14%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over11,496100%, see rank2,505,060129,692,771
Never Married2,73823.82%, see rank26.93%29.48%
Married5,83250.73%, see rank50.29%49.19%
Widowed1,22310.64%, see rank9.82%9.16%
Divorced1,70314.81%, see rank12.95%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Mexico Area%MissouriU.S.
Native25,29798.67%, see rank96.09%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence20,38579.51%, see rank66.16%58.73%
Born in Different State4,80718.75%, see rank29.26%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1050.41%, see rank0.67%1.42%
Foreign Born3401.33%, see rank3.91%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1430.56%, see rank1.71%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1970.77%, see rank2.21%7.09%
Born In Europe480.19%, see rank0.81%1.53%
Born In Asia770.30%, see rank1.44%3.82%
Born In Africa140.05%, see rank0.32%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.06%0.07%
Born In Latin America2010.78%, see rank1.18%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.10%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Mexico Area%MissouriU.S.
English9,03596.31%, see rank93.03%79.39%
Spanish1841.96%, see rank2.92%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1271.35%, see rank2.25%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages350.37%, see rank1.27%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.52%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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