Latest Data (2018)
Population 302,838
Nationwide Rank 64

Quick Facts

St. Louis, Missouri is the 64th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

St. Louis, Missouri is a city.

St. Louis, Missouri is currently 64.7% smaller than it was in 1950, the year of its peak recorded population.

St. Louis, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

St. Louis, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
54 Aurora, Colorado 374,114 34.6%
55 Anaheim, California 352,005 6.9%
56 Honolulu, Hawaii 347,397 -6.3%
57 Santa Ana, California 332,725 -1.7%
58 Riverside, California 330,063 27.7%
59 Corpus Christi, Texas 326,554 17.7%
60 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 323,780 23.9%
61 Stockton, California 311,178 27.2%
62 Henderson, Nevada 310,390 73.1%
63 St. Paul, Minnesota 307,695 7.2%
64 St. Louis, Missouri 302,838 -12.7%
65 Cincinnati, Ohio 302,605 -8.6%
66 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 301,048 -9.7%
67 Greensboro, North Carolina 294,722 28.9%
68 Anchorage, Alaska 291,538 11.8%
69 Plano, Texas 288,061 28.4%
70 Lincoln, Nebraska 287,401 26.2%
71 Orlando, Florida 285,713 46.7%
72 Irvine, California 282,572 92.6%
73 Newark, New Jersey 282,090 3.4%
74 Toledo, Ohio 274,975 -12.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
38 Kansas City 491,918 11.2%
64 St. Louis 302,838 -12.7%
156 Springfield 168,122 10.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 302,838 64
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