Willard is located in southwest Missouri. Willard is between the Greene, Polk county. Willard has 5.92 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Willard population is 5,395, which has grown 68.96% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 7.74% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Willard median household income is $45,512 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 15.03% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.91% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Willard median house value is $115,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 40.07% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 52.06% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Willard is much better than the state average in quality. The Willard area code is 417.