Profile & Demographics

City of Truesdale Profile & Demographics

Truesdale is a 4th class city located in Warren County, Missouri, 63383. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.29 square miles, of which, 1.27 square miles is land and 0.02 square miles is water.[1]

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Peters, MO (28.4 miles).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (49.4 miles).

Notable companies in Truesdale are Cascade Plastics, Oldcastle Glass, Warrenton Oil, Coca-Cola, River City Steel, Metso Minerals and Truesdale MFA. Truesdale has direct access to both rail and interstate traffic via Interstate 70. Industry consists of light manufacturing and a copper foundry.

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 732 people, 270 households, and 175 families residing in the city. The racial makeup of the city was 87.7% White, 5.6% African American, 1.0% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 0.4% Pacific Islander, 1.4% from other races, and 3.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.3% of the population.

Ancestries: German (21.3%), Irish (20.1%), United States (5.3%), Italian (2.5%), English (2.1%), French (1.6%).

Climate is characterized by relatively high temperatures and evenly distributed precipitation throughout the year. Area climate is classified as Humid Subtropical.

Truesdale is in the Central Time Zone.


1. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08.
2."American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08.