Latest Data (2017)
Population 306,621
Nationwide Rank 63

Quick Facts

St. Paul, Minnesota is the 63rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

St. Paul, Minnesota is a city.

St. Paul, Minnesota is currently 2.2% smaller than it was in 1960, the year of its peak recorded population.

St. Paul, Minnesota's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

St. Paul, Minnesota Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
73 Irvine, California 277,453 89.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Minnesota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
46 Minneapolis 422,331 10.4%
63 St. Paul 306,621 6.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 306,621 63
2016 302,398 64
2015 300,851 64
2014 297,640 66
2013 294,873 66
2012 290,770 66
2011 288,673 66
2010 285,068 67
2009 281,253 67
2008 279,447 67
2007 277,782 67
2006 276,237 67
2005 276,969 67
2004 278,518 65
2003 281,757 62
2002 284,718 61
2001 286,431 61
2000 286,772 61
1990 272,235 57
1980 270,230 54
1970 309,980 46
1960 313,411 40
1950 311,349 35
1940 287,736 33
1930 271,606 31
1920 234,698 30
1910 214,744 26
1900 163,065 23
1890 133,156 23
1880 41,473 45
1870 20,030 71
1860 10,401 89