From a total population of 12,045, West Plains has a median age of 35.9. The average age of males, in West Plains, is 33.9 while the average age of females is 38.4. When you compare this to median age of Missouri, West Plains is 2.2 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in West Plains, is $19,439 while the average household income is $30,000. When comparing the median income of people living in West Plains to the rest of Missouri, the average income in West Plains is $6,567 less.