Missouri Population 1900-2018

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Missouri from 1900 to 2018.
  • The population of Missouri in 2018 was 6,126,452, a 0.29% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Missouri in 2017 was 6,108,612, a 0.35% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Missouri in 2016 was 6,087,203, a 0.25% increase from 2015.
  • The population of Missouri in 2015 was 6,071,745, a 0.26% increase from 2014.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,557,045
Texas 28,701,845
Florida 21,299,325
New York 19,542,209
Pennsylvania 12,807,060
Illinois 12,741,080
Ohio 11,689,442
Georgia 10,519,475
North Carolina 10,383,620
Michigan 9,995,915
New Jersey 8,908,520
Virginia 8,517,685
Washington 7,535,591
Arizona 7,171,646
Massachusetts 6,902,149
Tennessee 6,770,010
Indiana 6,691,878
Missouri 6,126,452
Maryland 6,042,718
Wisconsin 5,813,568
Colorado 5,695,564
Minnesota 5,611,179
South Carolina 5,084,127
Alabama 4,887,871
Louisiana 4,659,978
Kentucky 4,468,402
Oregon 4,190,712
Oklahoma 3,943,079
Connecticut 3,572,665
Utah 3,161,105
Iowa 3,156,145
Nevada 3,034,392
Arkansas 3,013,825
Mississippi 2,986,530
Kansas 2,911,505
New Mexico 2,095,428
Nebraska 1,929,268
West Virginia 1,805,832
Idaho 1,754,208
Hawaii 1,420,491
New Hampshire 1,356,458
Maine 1,338,404
Montana 1,062,305
Rhode Island 1,057,315
Delaware 967,171
North Dakota 760,077
Alaska 737,438
Wyoming 577,737
Missouri - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2018 6,126,452 0.29%
2017 6,108,612 0.35%
2016 6,087,203 0.25%
2015 6,071,745 0.26%
2014 6,056,293 0.26%
2013 6,040,658 0.28%
2012 6,024,081 0.24%
2011 6,009,641 0.23%
2010 5,995,976 0.59%
2009 5,961,088 0.63%
2008 5,923,916 0.62%
2007 5,887,612 0.77%
2006 5,842,704 0.91%
2005 5,790,300 0.74%
2004 5,747,741 0.67%
2003 5,709,403 0.61%
2002 5,674,825 0.60%
2001 5,641,142 0.60%
2000 5,607,285 2.54%
1999 5,468,338 0.57%
1998 5,437,562 0.56%
1997 5,407,113 0.73%
1996 5,367,888 0.81%
1995 5,324,610 0.82%
1994 5,281,206 0.83%
1993 5,237,757 0.85%
1992 5,193,686 0.70%
1991 5,157,770 0.61%
1990 5,126,370 0.60%
1989 5,095,830 0.28%
1988 5,081,736 0.50%
1987 5,056,696 0.67%
1986 5,023,068 0.46%
1985 5,000,268 0.50%
1984 4,975,278 0.64%
1983 4,943,733 0.29%
1982 4,929,451 -0.05%
1981 4,932,064 0.21%
1980 4,921,966 0.19%
1979 4,912,430 0.47%
1978 4,889,399 0.54%
1977 4,863,173 0.50%
1976 4,839,029 0.64%
1975 4,808,308 0.26%
1974 4,795,930 0.28%
1973 4,782,645 0.50%
1972 4,758,780 0.70%
1971 4,725,764 1.03%
1970 4,677,623 0.81%
1969 4,640,000 1.58%
1968 4,568,000 0.64%
1967 4,539,000 0.35%
1966 4,523,000 1.25%
1965 4,467,000 0.56%
1964 4,442,000 1.14%
1963 4,392,000 0.80%
1962 4,357,000 0.18%
1961 4,349,000 0.53%
1960 4,326,000 1.60%
1959 4,258,000 1.72%
1958 4,186,000 -0.07%
1957 4,189,000 0.62%
1956 4,163,000 0.70%
1955 4,134,000 1.67%
1954 4,066,000 1.14%
1953 4,020,000 1.21%
1952 3,972,000 -1.07%
1951 4,015,000 1.29%
1950 3,964,000 2.11%
1949 3,882,000 0.99%
1948 3,844,000 -0.03%
1947 3,845,000 2.64%
1946 3,746,000 6.54%
1945 3,516,000 -1.24%
1944 3,560,000 -3.91%
1943 3,705,000 -3.24%
1942 3,829,000 0.47%
1941 3,811,000 0.66%
1940 3,786,000 0.08%
1939 3,783,000 0.05%
1938 3,781,000 -0.34%
1937 3,794,000 -0.18%
1936 3,801,000 0.08%
1935 3,798,000 0.37%
1934 3,784,000 0.29%
1933 3,773,000 0.72%
1932 3,746,000 0.94%
1931 3,711,000 1.78%
1930 3,646,000 0.66%
1929 3,622,000 0.58%
1928 3,601,000 0.70%
1927 3,576,000 0.56%
1926 3,556,000 0.85%
1925 3,526,000 0.51%
1924 3,508,000 1.56%
1923 3,454,000 0.49%
1922 3,437,000 0.23%
1921 3,429,000 0.73%
1920 3,404,000 0.98%
1919 3,371,000 1.38%
1918 3,325,000 -4.18%
1917 3,470,000 -1.62%
1916 3,527,000 1.00%
1915 3,492,000 0.72%
1914 3,467,000 1.70%
1913 3,409,000 1.94%
1912 3,344,000 0.81%
1911 3,317,000 0.48%
1910 3,301,000 0.67%
1909 3,279,000 0.58%
1908 3,260,000 0.56%
1907 3,242,000 0.59%
1906 3,223,000 0.59%
1905 3,204,000 0.60%
1904 3,185,000 0.60%
1903 3,166,000 0.60%
1902 3,147,000 0.61%
1901 3,128,000 0.64%
1900 3,108,000 0.00%