Latest Data (2015)
Population 315,685
Nationwide Rank 60

Quick Facts

St. Louis, Missouri is the 60th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

St. Louis, Missouri is a city.

St. Louis, Missouri is currently 63.2% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

St. Louis, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

St. Louis, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
54 Aurora, Colorado 29.3%
55 Honolulu, Hawaii -4.9%
56 Anaheim, California 6.5%
57 Santa Ana, California -0.9%
58 Corpus Christi, Texas 16.8%
59 Riverside, California 24.7%
60 St. Louis, Missouri -8.9%
61 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 20.4%
62 Stockton, California 24.9%
63 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania -8.7%
64 St. Paul, Minnesota 4.9%
65 Anchorage, Alaska 14.6%
66 Cincinnati, Ohio -9.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 315,685 60
2014 317,419 60
2013 318,416 58
2012 318,172 58
2011 318,563 58
2010 319,294 58
2009 356,587 52
2008 356,730 52
2007 355,663 52
2006 353,837 52
2005 352,572 52
2004 350,705 52
2003 348,039 52
2002 350,908 51
2001 350,240 51
2000 346,904 51
1990 396,685 36
1980 453,085 26
1970 622,236 18
1960 750,026 10
1950 856,796 8
1940 816,048 8
1930 821,960 7
1920 772,897 6
1910 687,029 4
1900 575,238 4
1890 451,770 5
1880 350,518 6
1870 310,864 4
1860 160,773 8
1850 77,860 8
1840 16,469 24