The City of Saint Louis is the 2nd largest city in Missouri with a population of 316,262 as of July 1, 2017. Saint Louis ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Saint Louis is located at latitude 38.6357 and longitude -90.2446 in St. Louis (city) County. The formal boundaries for the City of Saint Louis (see map below) encompass a land area of 61.95 sq. miles and a water area of 4.12 sq. miles. St. Louis (city) County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 466 feet.
The City of Saint Louis (GNIS ID: 767557) has a C7 Census Class Code which indicates an incorporated place that is independent of any county. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Saint Louis population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Saint Louis: City of Saint Louis, Lacledes Village, Mound City, Pain Court, Pancore, Saint Lewis, Saint Louis City.
|Population in Households||304,304|
|Population in Familes||202,157|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||11,958|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||178,155 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||59,915 (33.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||81,088 (45.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||37,152 (20.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$134,973|
|Average Home Value||$171,782|
|Median Household Income||$37,980|
|Average Household Income||$56,309|
|Per Capita Income||$25,649|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.56%|
|Per Capita Income||3.23%|
The table below compares Saint Louis to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 2||100th|
|Population Density1||# 25||98th|
|Diversity Index2||# 20||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 692||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 301||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.