Statewide Claims to Fame

Des Peres is 3rd in Missouri out of 119 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Des Peres is 3rd in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Income per household

Des Peres is 3rd in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Des Peres is 4th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Home ownership rate

Des Peres is 4th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Des Peres is 7th in Missouri out of 139 other cities in Home median value

Des Peres is 7th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Income per capita

Des Peres is 19th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in People per household

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Des Peres Rank Missouri US
Current population (2012) 8,420 90th 6,021,988 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.3 115th 68,741.5 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,938.2 49th 87.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Des Peres Rank Missouri US
Residents younger than 5 5.6% 111th 6.3% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.2% 49th 23.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.2% 29th 14.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Des Peres Rank Missouri US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 98.5% 3rd 86.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 71.5% 4th 25.4% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Des Peres Rank Missouri US
Race - White 94.3% 36th 83.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.9% 116th 11.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 99th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.1% 24th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 104th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.2% 124th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.3% 126th 3.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 93.3% 30th 80.6% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Des Peres Rank Missouri US
Female residents 51.5% 100th 51.0% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.3% 87th 3.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Des Peres Rank Missouri US
Housing units 3,155 109th 2,723,415 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 0.0% 138th 19.6% 25.9%
Households 3,073 103rd 2,354,104 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 95.5% 4th 69.5% 66.1%
Home median value $359,300 7th $138,900 $186,200
People per household 2.7 19th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Des Peres Rank Missouri US
Income per capita $53,771 7th $25,371 $27,915
Income per household $122,481 3rd $47,202 $52,762
Income below poverty line 1.3% 140th 14.3% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Des Peres Rank Missouri US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,473 51st 501,064 27,092,908
Retail sales $598,694 24th $76,575,216 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $69,648 3rd $12,957 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $46,263 33rd $11,070,634 $613,795,732

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