|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of St. James is 6,913. St. James, North Carolina is the 4,011th largest city in the US.
The current population of St. James (6,913) is it's peak population.
St. James has grown 692.7% since the 2000. St. James, North Carolina is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 100% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|4259||Boiling Spring Lakes||6,168||103.5%|
|4005||Hurricane, West Virginia||6,919||25.8%|
|4011||St. James, North Carolina||6,913||692.7%|
|4013||Ocean City, Maryland||6,900||-3.9%|
|4015||Elkins, West Virginia||6,895||-2.1%|
The total voting age population of St. James, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,386. The voting age population is 49.5% male and 50.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 65.3% of the residents of St. James are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of St. James are 99.7% White and 0.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In St. James, 1.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.0%. On a per-household basis, 1.6% of families are below the poverty line in St. James.
Among those aged 16 and older, 24.1% of St. James residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.3% of St. James residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 69.0% have a bachelor's degree and 31.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among St. James residents aged 5 and older, 1.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in St. James is 2.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In St. James, 2.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in St. James is $104,850.
In St. James, 95.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 4.9% of housing units in St. James.
In St. James, 75.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in St. James is $1,862.
In St. James, 97.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.