Latest Data (2017)
Population 308,626
Nationwide Rank 62

Quick Facts

St. Louis, Missouri is the 62nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

St. Louis, Missouri is a city.

St. Louis, Missouri is currently 64.0% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

St. Louis, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

St. Louis, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
52 Tampa, Florida 385,430 26.7%
53 Bakersfield, California 380,874 55.4%
54 Aurora, Colorado 366,623 31.9%
55 Anaheim, California 352,497 7.0%
56 Honolulu, Hawaii 350,395 -5.5%
57 Santa Ana, California 334,136 -1.2%
58 Riverside, California 327,728 26.8%
59 Corpus Christi, Texas 325,605 17.4%
60 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 321,959 23.2%
61 Stockton, California 310,496 26.9%
62 St. Louis, Missouri 308,626 -11.0%
63 St. Paul, Minnesota 306,621 6.9%
64 Henderson, Nevada 302,539 68.7%
65 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 302,407 -9.3%
66 Cincinnati, Ohio 301,301 -9.0%
67 Anchorage, Alaska 294,356 12.9%
68 Greensboro, North Carolina 290,222 27.0%
69 Plano, Texas 286,143 27.6%
70 Newark, New Jersey 285,154 4.5%
71 Lincoln, Nebraska 284,736 25.0%
72 Orlando, Florida 280,257 43.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
37 Kansas City 488,943 10.5%
62 St. Louis 308,626 -11.0%
155 Springfield 167,376 9.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 308,626 62
2016 311,404 61
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