East Prairie, Missouri Statistic: Population, Charts, Map, Steets and More

Population & Steets in East prairie City are calculated from a variety of sources. Some of these sources are the Census Bureau and ESRI. According to these sources, the population in East Prairie City is low. While most people do not live near the city's recreational areas, crime does occur in these areas.

The population of East Prairie City was approximately 3,176 as of the last census, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. It is one of the seven cities in Mississippi County, Missouri. In the United States, places are classified as Census Designated Places (CDPs), which have no governmental authority and exist solely for statistical purposes. In some cases, a CDP is larger than a legal entity, such as a city, but it is not an independent municipality.

In 1990, East Prairie had a population of 3,528 people. The census estimated that it was the fifth-largest city in the U.S.; it is now ranked sixth largest. Its median property value was $65,000 and the homeownership rate was 46.4%. East Prairie residents tended to drive alone, with a daily commute time of 17.5 minutes. The average household owned two cars.

The population of East Prairie, Missouri has decreased by 7.2% since 2000. Its second-largest ethnic group is Black or African American (Non-Hispanic). Approximately 17.5% of the population is 65 years old and older.