MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

ACS Profile Report: 2008-2012 (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 population999,147
Under 5 years58,2745.8
5 to 9 years61,6886.2
10 to 14 years68,8226.9
15 to 19 years70,9187.1
20 to 24 years60,3316.0
25 to 34 years122,70212.3
35 to 44 years123,17512.3
45 to 54 years153,96415.4
55 to 59 years70,4687.1
60 to 64 years58,3045.8
65 to 74 years75,2927.5
75 to 84 years50,7875.1
85 years and over24,4222.4
Median age in years39.8
5 years and over940,87394.2
15 years and over810,36381.1
Under 18 years232,90323.3
18 years and over766,24476.7
21 years and over727,50472.8
25 years and over679,11468.0
62 years and over182,82018.3
65 years and over150,50115.1
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05003

Total population999,147
Male472,88647.3
Males 18 years and over354,04874.9
Males 65 years and over61,57813.0
Female526,26152.7
Females 18 years and over412,19678.3
Females 65 years and over88,92316.9
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B02001 B02008 B02009 B02010 B02011 B02012 B02013

Total population999,147
One race978,56697.9
White alone705,72070.6
Black or African American231,25523.1
American Indian and Alaska Native1,3860.1
Asian34,2563.4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander316
Some other race5,6330.6
Two or more races20,5812.1
White (alone or in combination)723,44572.4
Black (alone or in combination)241,65424.2
American Indian (alone or in combination)7,3210.7
Asian (alone or in combination)40,3934.0
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)7730.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)7,5880.8
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B03002

Total population999,147
Hispanic or Latino of any race25,0162.5
Not Hispanic or Latino974,13197.5
White alone688,47168.9
Black or African American alone230,27323.0
American Indian and Alaska Native alone1,0680.1
Asian alone34,1253.4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone291

Economic

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

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19013 B19025 B19051 B19061 B19055 B19065 B19059 B19069 B19056 B19066 B19057 B19067 B22001

Total households404,151
Less than $10,00022,3675.5
$10,000 to $14,99916,9574.2
$15,000 to $24,99939,9249.9
$25,000 to $34,99940,23310.0
$35,000 to $49,99954,63713.5
$50,000 to $74,99971,82417.8
$75,000 to $99,99951,24512.7
$100,000 to $149,99955,90213.8
$150,000 to $199,99924,2346.0
$200,000 or more26,8286.6
Median household income$58,485
Mean household income$84,081
With earnings322,30179.7
Mean household earnings$84,015
With social security115,75928.6
Mean household social security income$18,291
With retirement income78,70519.5
Mean household retirement income$23,460
With supplemental security income13,3133.3
Mean household supplemental security income$9,050
With cash public assistance income6,4551.6
Mean household cash public assistance income$3,288
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months38,1309.4
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19113 B19127

Family households264,11165.3
Less than $10,0008,7553.3
$10,000 to $14,9996,1822.3
$15,000 to $24,99916,4746.2
$25,000 to $34,99920,6747.8
$35,000 to $49,99930,32411.5
$50,000 to $74,99948,36418.3
$75,000 to $99,99939,55915.0
$100,000 to $149,99947,62218.0
$150,000 to $199,99921,6628.2
$200,000 or more24,4959.3
Median family income$75,751
Mean family income$102,317
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19301 B11001 B19202 B19214 B19325 B20017

Per-capita income$34,531
Nonfamily households140,04034.7
Median nonfamily income$34,814
Mean nonfamily income$47,604
All full-time workers342,084
All male full-time workers183,64553.7
All female full-time workers158,43946.3
Median earnings for workers$33,211
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$56,991
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$41,038
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 determined979,653
Persons below poverty103,33810.5
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined229,495
Persons under 18 in poverty35,80015.6
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined607,249
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty58,5839.6
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined142,909
Persons over 65 in poverty8,9556.3
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined800,79581.7
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined178,858
Persons in families in poverty69,7648.7
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over33,57418.8
Poverty ratio under 0.545,9454.7
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.9957,3935.9
Poverty ratio in 1 to 2147,61415.1
Poverty ratio in 2 and over728,70174.4
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001

Population 16 years and over795,958
In labor force533,56467.0
Civilian labor force532,73066.9
Employed civilians487,83491.6
Unemployed civilians44,8968.4
In military8340.1
Not in labor force262,39433.0
Females 16 years and over426,80453.6
Females in labor force265,47133.4
Females in civilian labor force265,25433.3
Employed females245,85792.7
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 667,949
All parents working47,60970.1
(Own) children aged 6 to 17156,881
All parents working117,00574.6
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08301

Workers 16 years and over478,292
Workers 16+ who commute to work456,94495.5
Car, truck, or van; drove alone398,93483.4
Car, truck, or van; carpooled33,7557.1
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)11,3582.4
Walked to work7,5921.6
Other means of commuting5,3051.1
Worked at home21,3484.5
Mean travel time to work in minutes23.5
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over487,834
Management, professional, and related occupations208,34642.7
Service occupations76,68515.7
Sales and office occupations130,83126.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations3950.1
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations27,2115.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations44,3669.1
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 C24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over487,834
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2,0740.4
Construction21,5014.4
Manufacturing49,75310.2
Wholesale trade15,5403.2
Retail trade54,74011.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities21,8574.5
Information12,6952.6
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing45,4149.3
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative60,09312.3
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance122,24225.1
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services43,8889.0
Other services, except public administration22,8974.7
Public administration15,1403.1
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over487,834
Private wage and salary workers415,05985.1
Government workers48,72710.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business23,5194.8
Unpaid family workers5290.1

Social

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

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B11001 B11003 B11005 B09020 B11007 B11002

Total households404,151
Family households264,11165.3
With own children under 18 years116,17428.7
Married-couple families191,52747.4
With own children under 18 years76,23218.9
Male householder, no wife present16,0274.0
With own children under 18 years7,8321.9
Female householder, no husband present56,55714.0
With own children under 18 years32,1107.9
Nonfamily households140,04034.7
Householder living alone120,65529.9
65 years and over living alone43,85410.9
Households with one or more people under 18 years126,87431.4
Households with one or more people 65 years and over104,97326.0
Average household size2.42
Average family size3.03
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09019

Total population999,147
Household population979,99398.1
Living in family households815,41583.2
Living in nonfamily households164,57816.8
Living alone120,65529.9
Living in group quarters19,1541.9
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B11002 B09019

Household population979,99398.1
Householder404,15141.2
Spouse191,51419.5
Child298,63730.5
Other relatives46,5334.7
Nonrelatives39,1584.0
Unmarried partner18,7911.9
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100046
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over810,363
Never married253,05731.2
Now married, except separated401,73549.6
Separated14,0991.7
Widowed54,9376.8
Divorced, and not currently married86,53510.7
S5. FERTILITY

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

Reference tables: B13002

Women 15 to 50 years242,592
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years135,75156.0
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months12,6305.2
Unmarried women who gave birth4,62636.6
Women 15 to 19 years7005.5
Women 20 to 34 years8,70368.9
Women 35 to 50 years3,22725.6
Per 1,000 unmarried women34
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years52
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years20
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years92
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years28
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years16,972
Responsible for grandchildren7,38443.5
Less than 1 year1,77624.1
1 or 2 years1,99727.0
3 or 4 years1,22416.6
5 or more years2,38732.3
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14002

Population 3 years and over965,397
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school270,94328.1
In nursery school, preschool19,4827.2
In kindergarten12,2054.5
In elementary school, grades 1-8104,93738.7
In high school, grades 9-1258,58821.6
In college or graduate school75,73128.0
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002 B15003

Population 25 years and over679,114
Less than 9th grade17,8332.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma37,8735.6
High school graduate, includes equivalency154,29422.7
Some college, no degree149,84422.1
Associates degree48,7587.2
Bachelors degree159,74923.5
Graduate or professional degree110,76316.3
High school graduate or higher623,40891.8
Bachelor degree or higher270,51239.8
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B21001 B21002

Civilian population 18 years and over765,41099.9
Civilian veterans73,3819.6
S10a. DISABLED BY AGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons986,648
With a disability110,83011.2
Under 18232,11423.5
With a disability9,6384.2
18 to 64 years611,62562.0
With a disability53,3258.7
65 years and over142,90914.5
With a disability47,86733.5
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over987,384
Same house849,02786.0
Different house in the U.S.133,98713.6
Same county, different house81,0478.2
Different county52,9405.4
Different county, same state30,9963.1
Different state21,9442.2
Lived abroad 1 year ago4,3700.4
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05002

Total population999,147
U.S. native932,26693.3
Born in United States926,68992.7
Born in state of current residence678,05367.9
Born in different state than current residence248,63624.9
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents5,5770.6
Foreign born66,8816.7
Naturalized U.S. citizen32,21448.2
Not a U.S. citizen34,66751.8
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States72,4587.3
Native, born outside U.S.5,5777.7
Entered U.S. 2000 or later1,14720.6
Entered U.S. before 20004,43079.4
Foreign born66,8816.7
Entered U.S. 2000 or later28,51842.6
Entered U.S. before 200038,36357.4
S14. WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

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

Reference tables: B05006

Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea66,8816.7
Europe20,08630.0
Asia29,81244.6
Africa4,5996.9
Oceania4830.7
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)10,39915.5
Northern America1,5022.2
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over940,87394.2
English only859,14991.3
Language other than English81,7248.7
Speaks English less than "very well"29,4823.1
Speak Spanish20,4672.2
Speaks English less than "very well"7,2420.8

Housing

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

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25003 B25008 B25004 B25033

Total housing units437,803
Occupied housing units404,15192.3
Owner-occupied288,60271.4
Renter-occupied115,54928.6
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.52
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.18
Vacant housing units33,6527.7
For sale6,48119.3
For rent8,45525.1
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use2,0986.2
Total owner units295,083
Homeowner vacancy rate2.2
Total rental units124,004
Rental vacancy rate6.8
People living in owned homes728,45472.9
People living in rental homes251,53925.2
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25024

Total housing units437,803
Single-family units336,60376.9
Single unit, detached316,71472.3
Single unit, attached19,8894.5
Duplexes6,9821.6
3 or 4 units20,9134.8
5 to 9 units24,7865.7
10 to 19 units23,7525.4
20 or more units23,3465.3
Mobile home1,3350.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.86
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs3
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25001 B25034

Total housing units437,803
Built 2005 or later5350.1
Built 2000 to 200425,1005.7
Built 1990 to 199940,4989.3
Built 1980 to 198951,44911.8
Built 1970 to 197974,82317.1
Built 1960 to 196981,31718.6
Built 1950 to 195987,52420.0
Built 1940 to 194931,6277.2
Built 1939 or earlier44,93010.3
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25038

Occupied housing units404,151
Moved in 2005 or later40,22410.0
Moved in 2000 to 2004189,89847.0
Moved in 1990 to 199978,98019.5
Moved in 1980 to 198941,13410.2
Moved in 1970 to 197929,3567.3
Moved in 1969 or earlier24,5596.1
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25044

Occupied housing units404,151
No vehicles available27,5166.8
1 vehicle available145,11735.9
2 vehicles available159,29439.4
3 or more vehicles available72,22417.9
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25040

Occupied housing units404,151
Utility gas323,76180.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas4,3471.1
Electricity73,63218.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.7870.2
Coal or coke-
Wood7660.2
Solar energy9
Other fuel4760.1
No fuel used3730.1
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25049 B25053 B25043

Occupied housing units404,151
Lacking complete plumbing facilities1,2930.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities2,6940.7
No telephone service available7,5451.9
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25014

Occupied housing units404,151
1.00 or less399,93499.0
1.01 to 1.503,2350.8
1.51 or more9820.2
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25075 B25077 B25003 B25082

Owner-occupied units288,602
Less than $50,00010,9873.8
$50,000 to $99,99944,60515.5
$100,000 to $149,99955,54119.2
$150,000 to $199,99954,63518.9
$200,000 to $299,99959,09220.5
$300,000 to $499,99939,75513.8
$500,000 to $999,99919,4736.7
$1,000,000 or more4,5141.6
Median home value$177,400
Average home value$234,839
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25087 B25091 B25088

Owner-occupied units288,602
Housing units with a mortgage205,56071.2
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income62,64630.5
Median owner costs$1,466
Housing units without a mortgage83,04228.8
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income11,40313.7
Median owner costs$495
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25066 B25070

Renter-occupied units115,549
Paying cash rent110,47695.6
Paying no cash rent5,0734.4
Median rent$838
Average gross rent$911
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income53,38246.2
Gross rent of $750 or more69,56860.2