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Shrewsbury, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Shrewsbury had a population of 6,368 as of July 1, 2017. Shrewsbury 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 Shrewsbury is located at latitude 38.5865 and longitude -90.3281 in St. Louis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Shrewsbury (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. St. Louis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 541 feet.

The City of Shrewsbury (GNIS ID: 2395878) 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.

The City of Shrewsbury is located within Township of Jefferson, a minor civil division (MCD) of St. Louis County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Shrewsbury population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Shrewsbury, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,368
Daytime Population: Workers 4,333
Daytime Population: Residents 3,188
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,521
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.18
Population in Households 6,049
Population in Familes 3,733
Population in Group Qrtrs 319
Population Density2 4,431
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $53,918
Average Household Income $67,887
Per Capita Income $35,637


Total Housing Units 3,500 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,850 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,414 (40.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 236 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $185,556
Average Home Value $225,730


Total Households 3,264
Average Household Size 1.85
Family Households 1,362
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.25% 0.45%
Households 0.2% 0.34%
Families 0.32% 0.12%
Median Household Income   2.77%
Per Capita Income   2.58%

Shrewsbury, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shrewsbury 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 121 88th
Population Density # 35 97th
Diversity Index # 190 82nd
Median Household Income # 259 75th
Per Capita Income # 78 93rd

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