The City of Des Peres had a population of 8,378 as of July 1, 2016. Des Peres ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Des Peres is located at latitude 38.5973 and longitude -90.4482 in St. Louis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Des Peres (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. St. Louis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 604 feet.
The City of Des Peres (GNIS ID: 2394523) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. 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 Des Peres population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Des Peres: Hathaway City, Saint Francis Xavier.
|Population in Households||8,296|
|Population in Familes||7,469|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||82|
|Average Household Size||2.72|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,167 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,898 (91.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||152 ( 4.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||117 ( 3.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$401,248|
|Average Home Value||$473,412|
|Median Household Income||$124,130|
|Average Household Income||$171,215|
|Per Capita Income||$63,861|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.13%|
|Per Capita Income||1.19%|
The table below compares Des Peres to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 100||90th|
|Population Density1||# 111||89th|
|Diversity Index2||# 357||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 9||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 13||99th|