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The 2016 St. Louis, Missouri, population is 315,685. There are 5,096 people per square mile (population density).

Family in St. Louis, Missouri

The median age is 34.4. The US median is 37.4. 32.05% of people in St. Louis, Missouri, are married. 12.14% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.2 people. 20.35% of people are married, with children. 29.96% have children, but are single.

Race in St. Louis, Missouri

42.81% of people are white, 47.94% are black, 2.79% are asian, 0.20% are native american, and 0.27% claim 'Other'.

3.66% of the people in St. Louis, Missouri, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 96.34% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLESt. Louis, MissouriUnited States
  Population  315,685321,418,820
  Population - 2010  318,809308,745,538
  Population - 2000  348,189285,036,114
  Population - 1990  396,685251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  -20.42%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  -9.34%12.76%
  Pop. Density  5,09691
  Land Area  623,531,905
  Water Area  4264,837
  Median Age  34.437.4
  Female Population  51.69%50.81%
  Male Population  48.31%49.19%
  White  42.81%62.77%
  Black  47.94%12.24%
  Asian  2.79%4.95%
  Native American  0.20%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.02%0.16%
  Other  0.27%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.32%2.13%
  Hispanic  3.66%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  96.34%83.10%
  Households  139,594116,211,000
  Family Households  65,22976,958,100
  Non Family Households  74,36539,253,000
  Household Size  2.22.63
  Married Population  32.05%50.58%
  Single Population  67.96%49.42%
  Now Married  28.72%48.41%
  Married but Separated  3.33%2.17%
  Never Married  49.39%32.55%
  Widowed  6.42%5.95%
  Divorced  12.14%10.92%
  Married, w/children  20.35%31.68%
  Married, no children  31.90%41.44%
  Single, w/children  29.96%16.94%
  Single, no children  17.80%9.95%

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Undiscovered Gem - 2/11/2017
So much culture, either completely free or very low cost, and of a quality that you would expect in a much larger city. Major food city, James Beard award winners every... (Read More)

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ST Louis is The worst place to live. EVER!!!!!!!!! - 7/27/2016
ST Louis is The worst place to live, especially if you have young children. Your children 3+? you Ok, but there is only so many times you can go to the zoo, Magic... (Read More)

St. Louis City - 4/13/2015
Best kept secret. Incredibly affordable and accessable. Beautiful neighborhoods with tree lined streets and quality historic brick homes. Art galleries, theatre and live... (Read More)

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