Statewide Claims to Fame

Berkeley is 3rd in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Berkeley is 8th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Female residents

Berkeley is 12th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Residents younger than 18

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Berkeley Rank Missouri US
Current population (2012) 8,953 82nd 6,021,988 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.0 107th 68,741.5 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,805.3 52nd 87.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Berkeley Rank Missouri US
Residents younger than 5 7.8% 32nd 6.3% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 30.5% 12th 23.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.8% 112th 14.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Berkeley Rank Missouri US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.8% 112th 86.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 9.9% 139th 25.4% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Berkeley Rank Missouri US
Race - White 14.3% 139th 83.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 81.8% 3rd 11.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 92nd 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 126th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 59th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.7% 88th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.5% 38th 3.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 12.9% 139th 80.6% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Berkeley Rank Missouri US
Female residents 55.1% 8th 51.0% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.1% 68th 3.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Berkeley Rank Missouri US
Housing units 3,776 92nd 2,723,415 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 20.3% 68th 19.6% 25.9%
Households 3,394 93rd 2,354,104 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 52.4% 124th 69.5% 66.1%
Home median value $79,000 130th $138,900 $186,200
People per household 2.6 28th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Berkeley Rank Missouri US
Income per capita $15,662 131st $25,371 $27,915
Income per household $35,099 110th $47,202 $52,762
Income below poverty line 18.2% 41st 14.3% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Berkeley Rank Missouri US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 515 115th 501,064 27,092,908
Retail sales $51,349 120th $76,575,216 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $5,446 112th $12,957 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $43,748 37th $11,070,634 $613,795,732

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