The City of Saint Louis is the 2nd largest city in Missouri with a population of 313,929 as of July 1, 2020. 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 38.6273 and longitude -90.1979 in St. Louis (city) County. The formal boundaries for the City of Saint Louis 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Saint Louis: City of Saint Louis, Lacledes Village, Mound City, Pain Court, Pancore, Saint Lewis, Saint Louis City.
|Total Population||313,929 (100%)|
|Population in Households||302,378 (96.3%)|
|Population in Families||200,006 (63.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||11,551 ( 3.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$44,454|
|Average Household Income||$67,816|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,747|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||175,956 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||62,655 (35.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||78,827 (44.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||34,474 (19.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$147,366|
|Average Home Value||$194,135|
|Housing Affordability Index3||164|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.55%|
|Per Capita Income||2.28%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.4%|
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, 2020 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 Density||# 25||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 594||43rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 303||29th|
|Per Capita Income||# 212||80th|
|Diversity Index||# 21||98th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.