|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of St. Louis is 293,310. St. Louis, Missouri is the 70th largest city in the US.
St. Louis is located entirely in St Louis city.
The peak population of St. Louis was in 1950, when its population was 856,796. In 1950, St. Louis was the 8th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 70th largest city in the US. St. Louis is currently 65.8% smaller than it was in 1950.
St. Louis has shrunk 15.4% since the year 2000. St. Louis, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
No, St. Louis is the second largest city in the state of Missouri based on population. The biggest city, Kansas City, is 1.7x bigger than St. Louis.
St. Louis has a population density of 5,157.5 people per square mile. St. Louis has the 20th highest population density among large cities in the United States.
|66||Newark, New Jersey||307,220||12.6%|
|67||St. Paul, Minnesota||307,193||7.1%|
|69||Greensboro, North Carolina||298,263||30.5%|
|70||St. Louis, Missouri||293,310||-15.4%|
|74||Durham, North Carolina||285,527||51.1%|
|75||Jersey City, New Jersey||283,927||18.2%|
The total voting age population of St. Louis, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 237,461. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.1% of the residents of St. Louis are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of St. Louis are 46.5% White, 46.4% Black, 3.4% Asian, 2.4% Two or more races, 1.0% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 4.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In St. Louis, 21.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.8%. On a per-household basis, 16.7% of families are below the poverty line in St. Louis.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.0% of St. Louis residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.8% of St. Louis residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 36.3% have a bachelor's degree and 16.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among St. Louis residents aged 5 and older, 9.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in St. Louis is 7.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In St. Louis, 10.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in St. Louis is $43,896.
In St. Louis, 43.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 56.3% of housing units in St. Louis.
Of all the housing units in St. Louis, 57.7% of them were build before 1940.
In St. Louis, 6.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 11,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in St. Louis is $828.
In St. Louis, 74.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.