MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

ACS Profile Report: 2007-2011 (5-year estimates)

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St. Louis County, Missouri (05000US29189)

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Demographic

SubjectSt. Louis County, Missouri
NumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B23004

Total population998,760
Under 5 years58,5145.9
5 to 9 years62,6166.3
10 to 14 years69,3366.9
15 to 19 years71,6607.2
20 to 24 years60,2446.0
25 to 34 years121,27112.1
35 to 44 years126,27912.6
45 to 54 years155,74915.6
55 to 59 years68,6886.9
60 to 64 years56,4475.7
65 to 74 years72,8387.3
75 to 84 years51,7775.2
85 years and over23,3412.3
Median age in years39.7
5 years and over940,24694.1
15 years and over808,29480.9
Under 18 years of age235,56123.6
18 years and over763,19976.4
21 years and over724,46172.5
25 years and over676,39067.7
62 years and over178,75817.9
65 years and over147,95614.8
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01002

Total population998,760
Male472,73247.3
18 years old and over352,44674.6
65 years old and over60,25612.7
Female526,02852.7
18 years old and over410,75378.1
65 years old and over87,70016.7
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B02003

Total population998,760
One race980,44198.2
White alone709,73371.1
Black or African American229,84223.0
American Indian and Alaska Native1,4000.1
Asian33,6483.4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander281
Some other race5,5370.6
Two or more races18,3191.8
White (alone or in combination)725,44972.6
Black (alone or in combination)239,08623.9
American Indian (alone or in combination)6,9960.7
Asian (alone or in combination)39,1703.9
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)7540.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)7,0320.7
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03001 B03002

Total population998,760
Hispanic or Latino of any race24,3092.4
Not Hispanic or Latino974,45197.6
White alone692,90469.4
Black or African American alone228,89722.9
American Indian and Alaska Native alone1,1800.1
Asian alone33,5423.4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone259

Economic

SubjectSt. Louis County, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19037 B22001

Total households404,158
Less than $10,00022,3455.5
$10,000 to $14,99916,6954.1
$15,000 to $24,99939,7689.8
$25,000 to $34,99940,26710.0
$35,000 to $49,99954,65513.5
$50,000 to $74,99973,27718.1
$75,000 to $99,99952,07312.9
$100,000 to $149,99955,24313.7
$150,000 to $199,99923,4055.8
$200,000 or more26,4306.5
Median household income$58,630
Mean household income$83,700
With earnings323,15780.0
Mean household earnings$83,234
With social security114,63328.4
Mean household social security income$17,763
With retirement income78,49619.4
Mean household retirement income$23,164
With supplemental security income12,4323.1
Mean household supplemental security income$8,697
With cash public assistance income6,3671.6
Mean household cash public assistance income$3,031
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months34,1288.4
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19119 B19121 B19125 B19126

Family households266,06765.8
Less than $10,0008,9523.4
$10,000 to $14,9995,5892.1
$15,000 to $24,99916,1136.1
$25,000 to $34,99921,1327.9
$35,000 to $49,99930,66511.5
$50,000 to $74,99950,40618.9
$75,000 to $99,99941,00215.4
$100,000 to $149,99947,13117.7
$150,000 to $199,99920,8587.8
$200,000 or more24,2199.1
Median family income$75,106
Mean family income$101,515
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19325 B20017 B20018 B20019

Per-capita income$34,334
Nonfamily households138,09134.2
Median nonfamily income$34,248
Mean nonfamily income$47,399
All full-time workers338,825
All male full-time workers182,37853.8
All female full-time workers156,44746.2
Median earnings for workers$33,181
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$55,658
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$40,461
E4. POVERTY STATUS OVER THE LAST 12 MONTHS

Universe: Persons for whom poverty status is determined

Reference tables: B17001 B17021 B17007 C17002

Persons for whom poverty status is determined979,539
Persons below poverty94,9579.7
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined232,295
Persons under 18 in poverty32,854
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined606,700
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty53,4128.8
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined140,544
Persons over 65 in poverty8,6916.2
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined804,91482.2
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined174,625
Persons in families in poverty63,5197.9
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over31,43818.0
Poverty ratio under 0.543,5984.5
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.9951,3595.2
Poverty ratio in 1 to 2145,81014.9
Poverty ratio in 2 and over738,77275.4
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B12006

Population 16 years and over793,141
In labor force531,73867.0
Civilian labor force530,85166.9
Employed civilians489,33992.2
Unemployed civilians41,5127.8
In military8870.1
Not in labor force261,40333.0
Females 16 years and over425,39853.6
Females in labor force264,28733.3
Females in civilian labor force264,04833.3
Employed females246,02593.2
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 668,344
All parents working47,33869.3
(Own) children aged 6 to 17158,783
All parents working118,38974.6
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08006

Workers 16 years and over478,681
Workers 16+ who commute to work458,02895.7
Car, truck, or van; drove alone398,43083.2
Car, truck, or van; carpooled35,0147.3
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)11,6952.4
Walked to work7,3431.5
Other means of commuting5,5461.2
Worked at home20,6534.3
Mean travel time to work in minutes23.3
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over489,339
Management, professional, and related occupations206,12042.1
Service occupations76,29215.6
Sales and office occupations133,54827.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations3750.1
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations27,4625.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations45,5429.3
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over489,339
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,9000.4
Construction22,3724.6
Manufacturing50,92410.4
Wholesale trade16,3643.3
Retail trade55,28611.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities22,3584.6
Information13,2072.7
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing45,2649.3
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative59,44712.1
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance119,12424.3
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services44,6709.1
Other services, except public administration23,1024.7
Public administration15,3213.1
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over489,339
Private wage and salary workers415,98385.0
Government workers49,28110.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business23,4264.8
Unpaid family workers6490.1

Social

SubjectSt. Louis County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11005 B11003 B11007

Total households404,158
Family households266,06765.8
With own children under 18 years118,62229.4
Married-couple families193,43647.9
With own children under 18 years78,38019.4
Male householder, no wife present16,2984.0
With own children under 18 years7,8451.9
Female householder, no husband present56,33313.9
With own children under 18 years32,3978.0
Nonfamily households138,09134.2
Householder living alone119,20029.5
65 years and over living alone43,11010.7
Households with one or more people under 18 years129,17432.0
Households with one or more people 65 years and over103,16425.5
Average household size2.42
Average family size3.03
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09016

Total population998,760
Household population979,50398.1
Living in family households817,89383.5
Living in nonfamily households161,61016.5
Living alone119,20029.5
Living in group quarters19,2571.9
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09016

Household population979,50398.1
Householder404,15841.3
Spouse193,29419.7
Child299,25730.6
Other relatives46,2964.7
Nonrelatives36,4983.7
Unmarried partner18,5321.9
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100046
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over808,294
Never married249,31330.8
Now married, except separated405,11250.1
Separated14,1121.7
Widowed55,1386.8
Divorced, and not currently married84,61910.5
S5. FERTILITY

Universe: Women 15 to 50 years old who gave birth in the past 12 months

Reference tables: B13002

Women 15 to 50 years old244,948
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old134,77555.0
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months12,5505.1
Unmarried women who gave birth4,25533.9
Women 15 to 19 years of age6595.3
Women 20 to 34 years of age8,67769.1
Women 35 to 50 years of age3,21425.6
Per 1,000 unmarried women32
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old51
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old19
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old93
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old28
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10002 B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years16,376
Responsible for grandchildren6,83141.7
Less than 1 year1,54122.6
1 or 2 years1,83826.9
3 or 4 years1,10216.1
5 or more years2,35034.4
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14001

Population 3 years and over964,397
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school271,87528.2
In nursery school, preschool19,5237.2
In kindergarten12,4394.6
In elementary school, grades 1-8105,78838.9
In high school, grades 9-1259,28621.8
In college or graduate school74,83927.5
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002

Population 25 years and over676,390
Less than 9th grade18,2602.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma39,2095.8
High school graduate, includes equivalency156,77223.2
Some college, no degree148,22021.9
Associates degree48,2117.1
Bachelors degree159,08723.5
Graduate or professional degree106,63115.8
High school graduate or higher618,92191.5
Bachelor degree or higher265,71839.3
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B21001 B21002

In Military8870.1
Civilian population 18 years and over762,31299.9
Civilian veterans76,90010.1
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over986,854
Same house852,07586.3
Different house in the U.S.130,33713.2
Same county, different house76,2887.7
Different county54,0495.5
Different county, same state32,0583.2
Different state21,9912.2
Lived abroad 1 year ago4,4420.5
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B05002

Total population998,760
U.S. native934,17093.5
Born in United States928,51393.0
Born in state of current residence674,22867.5
Born in different state than current residence254,28525.5
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents5,6570.6
Foreign born64,5906.5
Naturalized U.S. citizen31,02748.0
Not a U.S. citizen33,56352.0
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States70,2477.0
Native, born outside U.S.5,6578.1
Entered U.S. 2000 or later1,17520.8
Entered U.S. before 20004,48279.2
Foreign born64,5906.5
Entered U.S. 2000 or later25,91040.1
Entered U.S. before 200038,68059.9
S14. WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

Universe: Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea

Reference tables: B05006 C05006

Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea64,5906.5
Europe19,86230.8
Asia28,72444.5
Africa4,0806.3
Oceania3430.5
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)10,01215.5
Northern America1,5692.4
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over940,24694.1
English only859,32691.4
Language other than English80,9208.6
Speaks English less than "very well"30,5263.2
Speak Spanish21,4352.3
Speaks English less than "very well"7,9440.8

Housing

SubjectSt. Louis County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25014 B25015 B25004

Total housing units437,866
Occupied housing units404,15892.3
Owner-occupied291,32672.1
Renter-occupied112,83227.9
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.53
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.14
Vacant housing units33,7087.7
For sale6,69619.9
For rent8,22524.4
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use1,7945.3
Total owner units298,022
Homeowner vacancy rate2.2
Total rental units121,057
Rental vacancy rate6.8
People living in owned homes737,83773.9
People living in rental homes241,66624.2
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables:

Total housing units437,866
Single-family units335,93476.7
Single unit, detached315,85672.1
Single unit, attached20,0784.6
Duplexes7,0501.6
3 or 4 units21,3604.9
5 to 9 units25,0895.7
10 to 19 units24,1485.5
20 or more units22,7095.2
Mobile home1,4870.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.89
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs3
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25035 B25036 B25037

Total housing units437,866
Built 2005 or later8,3831.9
Built 2000 to 200416,1793.7
Built 1990 to 199939,8039.1
Built 1980 to 198951,52111.8
Built 1970 to 197976,22917.4
Built 1960 to 196981,41418.6
Built 1950 to 195987,20419.9
Built 1940 to 194931,9507.3
Built 1939 or earlier45,18310.3
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038 B25039

Occupied housing units404,158
Moved in 2005 or later143,27235.4
Moved in 2000 to 200477,68419.2
Moved in 1990 to 199983,54820.7
Moved in 1980 to 198942,75510.6
Moved in 1970 to 197930,3657.5
Moved in 1969 or earlier26,5346.6
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044 B25045

Occupied housing units404,158
No vehicles available26,3006.5
1 vehicle available145,55936.0
2 vehicles available159,85039.6
3 or more vehicles available72,44917.9
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables:

Occupied housing units404,158
Utility gas326,02180.7
Bottled, tank, or LP gas4,3071.1
Electricity71,50617.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.6700.2
Coal or coke-
Wood7680.2
Solar energy-
Other fuel4370.1
No fuel used4490.1
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25049 B25052 B25043

Occupied housing units404,158
Lacking complete plumbing facilities1,4080.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities2,5360.6
No telephone service available8,4472.1
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25014

Occupied housing units404,158
1.00 or less400,28499.0
1.01 to 1.503,1160.8
1.51 or more7580.2
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075

Owner-occupied units291,326
Less than $50,0009,2013.2
$50,000 to $99,99942,89514.7
$100,000 to $149,99957,99819.9
$150,000 to $199,99956,61519.4
$200,000 to $299,99958,97920.2
$300,000 to $499,99941,07814.1
$500,000 to $999,99919,6716.8
$1,000,000 or more4,8891.7
Median home value$178,800
Average home value$242,061
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25091 B25092

Owner-occupied units291,326
Housing units with a mortgage208,32171.5
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income64,09430.8
Median owner costs$1,455
Housing units without a mortgage83,00528.5
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income11,11613.4
Median owner costs$485
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25070

Renter-occupied units112,832
Paying cash rent108,13895.8
Paying no cash rent4,6944.2
Median rent$821
Average gross rent$889
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income51,93046.0
Gross rent of $750 or more65,23757.8