Latest Data (2017)
Population 76,442
Nationwide Rank 457

Quick Facts

St. Joseph, Missouri is the 457th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

St. Joseph, Missouri is a city.

St. Joseph, Missouri is currently 25.8% smaller than it was in 1900, the year of its peak recorded population.

St. Joseph, Missouri's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

St. Joseph, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
447 Scranton, Pennsylvania 77,605 2.3%
448 Racine, Wisconsin 77,542 -5.2%
449 Lake Charles, Louisiana 77,117 7.3%
450 Upland, California 76,999 11.8%
451 Baytown, Texas 76,804 15.2%
452 Loveland, Colorado 76,701 47.8%
453 Layton, Utah 76,691 30.2%
454 Flower Mound, Texas 76,681 48.1%
455 Hammond, Indiana 76,618 -7.4%
456 Gastonia, North Carolina 76,593 13.2%
457 St. Joseph, Missouri 76,442 3.1%
458 Baldwin Park, California 76,402 0.5%
459 Gary, Indiana 76,008 -25.8%
460 Wyoming, Michigan 75,938 9.1%
461 San Ramon, California 75,931 69.0%
462 Jonesboro, Arkansas 75,866 36.0%
463 Kalamazoo, Michigan 75,807 -1.5%
464 Iowa City, Iowa 75,798 20.5%
465 Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 75,707 6.2%
466 Cedar Park, Texas 75,704 189.7%
467 Arlington Heights, Illinois 75,634 -1.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
229 Columbia 121,717 41.5%
238 Independence 117,306 3.2%
318 Lee's Summit 97,290 37.0%
378 O'Fallon 87,597 72.0%
457 St. Joseph 76,442 3.1%
511 St. Charles 70,329 15.9%
659 St. Peters 57,178 11.0%
692 Blue Springs 54,945 13.3%
738 Joplin 52,288 14.5%
749 Florissant 51,443 -4.5%
816 Chesterfield 47,588 1.5%
888 Jefferson City 42,895 5.7%
974 Wentzville 39,414 427.8%
986 Cape Girardeau 39,151 10.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 76,442 457
2016 76,472 449
2015 76,596 442
2014 76,967 437
2013 77,147 429
2012 77,176 424
2011 77,023 418
2010 76,780 411
2009 76,222 404
2008 76,255 402
2007 76,107 398
2006 75,942 389
2005 75,766 387
2004 75,352 383
2003 74,881 382
2002 74,815 377
2001 74,444 378
2000 74,078 375
1990 72,065 316
1920 77,939 87
1910 77,403 70
1900 102,979 34
1890 52,324 55
1880 32,431 57
1870 19,565 73