Statewide Claims to Fame

St. Paul is 2nd in Minnesota out of 130 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

St. Paul is 2nd in Minnesota out of 133 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

St. Paul is 2nd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Current population (2012)

St. Paul is 2nd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Households

St. Paul is 2nd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Housing units

St. Paul is 2nd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Asian

St. Paul is 3rd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

St. Paul is 4th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Black or African American

St. Paul is 5th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Size in square miles

St. Paul is 6th in Minnesota out of 138 other cities in Retail sales

St. Paul, Minnesota Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
St. Paul Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 290,770 2nd 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 52.0 5th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 5,484.3 3rd 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
St. Paul Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 7.8% 35th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.1% 69th 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.0% 107th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
St. Paul Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 86.2% 132nd 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 37.2% 44th 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
St. Paul Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 60.1% 141st 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 15.7% 4th 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.1% 23rd 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 15.0% 2nd 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 18th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.2% 7th 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 9.6% 13th 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 55.9% 140th 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
St. Paul Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 51.1% 78th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 17.5% 7th 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
St. Paul Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 120,795 2nd 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 45.5% 6th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 111,882 2nd 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 52.2% 139th 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $198,100 76th $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 75th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
St. Paul Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $25,576 98th $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $45,939 113th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 22.5% 9th 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
St. Paul Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 23,068 2nd 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,794,092 6th $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $6,459 110th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $499,524 2nd $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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