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Berkeley, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Berkeley is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in St. Louis County at latitude 38.7434 and longitude -90.3359. St. Louis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 535 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Berkeley, but most people and references simply refer to it as Berkeley, Missouri.

The P1 Census Class Code for Berkeley indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Berkeley (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Berkeley: Berkeley Acres, Kinlock, Nuroad.

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Berkeley, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 8,768
Population in Households 8,761
Population in Familes 7,323
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 1,763
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 3,218
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 2,256
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,786 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,716 (45.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,502 (39.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 568 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $81,022
Average Home Value $89,467


Median Household Income $30,321
Average Household Income $36,343
Per Capita Income $13,275
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.56% -0.27%
Households -0.41% -0.22%
Families -0.56% -0.36%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   2.66%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Berkeley, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Berkeley to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 93 91st
Population Density1 # 120 88th
Diversity Index2 # 98 91st
Median Household Income # 884 14th
Per Capita Income # 1003 3rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.