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St. Louis, MO (Missouri) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $150,700 (it was $63,500 in 2000)
St. Louis:

$150,700
Missouri:

$168,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $82,800 - $230,600

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $186,148
Here:

$186,148
State:

$215,938

Townhouses or other attached units: $210,993
Here:

$210,993
State:

$197,464

In 2-unit structures: $143,151
Here:

$143,151
State:

$160,378

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $165,360
Here:

$165,360
State:

$162,352

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $300,524
Here:

$300,524
State:

$197,157

Mobile homes: $84,478
Here:

$84,478
State:

$75,368

St. Louis,MO index of house prices

Total population: 317,419 (All urban)

Houses: 177,400 (146,779 occupied: 64,692 owner occupied, 82,087 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

56%
State:

33%

Housing density: 2,865 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $97,832.

Median contract rent in 2019: $655 (lower quartile is $519, upper quartile is $899)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2019: $702


Median gross rent in St. Louis, MO in 2019: $828

Housing units in St. Louis with a mortgage: 41,499 (1,010 second mortgage, 2,295 home equity loan, 81 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 23,193

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $85,234

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $46,697

Median monthly housing costs: $867

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St. Louis, Missouri Age and Sex of Residents
Median year apartment built: 1940

Household type by relationship:

Households: 300,576
  • Male householders: 67,837 (34,370 living alone), Female householders: 78,942 (35,357 living alone)
  • 36,877 spouses (35,794 opposite-sex spouses), 9,916 unmarried partners, (8,298 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 69,249 children (64,445 natural, 1,965 adopted, 2,839 stepchildren), 8,061 grandchildren, 3,210 brothers or sisters, 2,905 parents, 596 foster children, 4,581 other relatives, 8,477 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 9,925

Size of family households: 32,551 2-persons, 13,672 3-persons, 9,138 4-persons, 4,898 5-persons, 1,828 6-persons, 1,809 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 69,727 1-person, 11,254 2-persons, 1,461 3-persons, 356 4-persons, 49 5-persons, 36 6-persons.

24,844 married couples with children.
23,174 single-parent households (6,090 men, 17,084 women).

89.8% of residents of St. Louis speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
2.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (50% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
2.0% of residents speak other language at home (68% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 21,475 (7.1%)
(37.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

3.9
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 458no bedroom
  • 4,9841 bedroom
  • 23,8872 bedrooms
  • 21,9243 bedrooms
  • 9,5864 bedrooms
  • 3,8535+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 6,848no bedroom
  • 33,1621 bedroom
  • 28,6962 bedrooms
  • 9,4813 bedrooms
  • 3,1964 bedrooms
  • 7045+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Louis in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in St. Louis in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 4,414no vehicle
  • 25,4191 vehicle
  • 25,3912 vehicles
  • 7,1133 vehicles
  • 1,8464 vehicles
  • 5095+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Louis in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in St. Louis in renter-occupied apartments
  • 24,582no vehicle
  • 38,7701 vehicle
  • 15,4532 vehicles
  • 2,3383 vehicles
  • 8664 vehicles
  • 785+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 4581 room
  • 2672 rooms
  • 2,1893 rooms
  • 7,0504 rooms
  • 15,3845 rooms
  • 15,8476 rooms
  • 8,6497 rooms
  • 6,0378 rooms
  • 8,8119+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 5,6801 room
  • 5,6252 rooms
  • 21,2613 rooms
  • 21,6914 rooms
  • 14,1775 rooms
  • 8,1496 rooms
  • 3,0717 rooms
  • 1,0538 rooms
  • 1,3809+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2019 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in St. Louis, MO
  • St. Louis, MO household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in St. Louis, MO in 2019
  • 17,102Less than $10,000
  • 18,678$10,000 to $19,999
  • 13,853$20,000 to $29,999
  • 15,074$30,000 to $39,999
  • 11,868$40,000 to $49,999
  • 12,371$50,000 to $59,999
  • 15,238$60,000 to $74,999
  • 15,702$75,000 to $99,999
  • 8,132$100,000 to $124,999
  • 6,166$125,000 to $149,999
  • 6,900$150,000 to $199,999
  • 5,695$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2019 in St. Louis, MO

  • Distribution of house value in St. Louis, MO in 2019
  • 725Less than $10,000
  • 475$10,000 to $14,999
  • 963$15,000 to $19,999
  • 411$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,301$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,975$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,078$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,259$40,000 to $49,999
  • 3,657$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,156$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1,589$70,000 to $79,999
  • 2,111$80,000 to $89,999
  • 2,307$90,000 to $99,999
  • 6,614$100,000 to $124,999
  • 5,545$125,000 to $149,999
  • 6,331$150,000 to $174,999
  • 6,269$175,000 to $199,999
  • 6,125$200,000 to $249,999
  • 3,418$250,000 to $299,999
  • 5,183$300,000 to $399,999
  • 2,130$400,000 to $499,999
  • 2,141$500,000 to $749,999
  • 576$750,000 to $999,999
  • 235$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 29$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 89$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in St. Louis, MO

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in St. Louis, MO in 2019
  • 618Less than $100
  • 1,262$100 to $149
  • 2,594$150 to $199
  • 2,190$200 to $249
  • 1,499$250 to $299
  • 880$300 to $349
  • 1,055$350 to $399
  • 2,890$400 to $449
  • 3,838$450 to $499
  • 7,528$500 to $549
  • 8,400$550 to $599
  • 5,991$600 to $649
  • 5,562$650 to $699
  • 5,247$700 to $749
  • 2,509$750 to $799
  • 6,916$800 to $899
  • 6,354$900 to $999
  • 5,338$1,000 to $1,249
  • 4,135$1,250 to $1,499
  • 3,019$1,500 to $1,999
  • 415$2,000 to $2,499
  • 231$2,500 to $2,999
  • 72$3,000 to $3,499
  • 3,544No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2019

Percentage of workers working in this county: 56.9%
Number of people working at home: 5,892 (3.9% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 2,558
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 9,686
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 22,484
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 27,226
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 27,196
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 11,945
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 23,065
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 4,627
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 4,637
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 5,902
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 4,101
  • 90 or more minutes: 3,333
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - St. Louis

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 208,880 (80.1%)
  • Carpooled: 20,635 (7.9%)
  • Bus: 10,396 (4.0%)
  • Subway or elevated rail: 1,728 (0.7%)
  • Long-distance train or commuter rail: 782 (0.3%)
  • Light rail, streetcar or trolley: 2,069 (0.8%)
  • Taxi: 2,432 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 1,208 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 6,646 (2.5%)
  • Worked at home: 5,892 (2.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
  • Unemployment by race in 2019
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 1.6%Males
  • 1.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 11.7%Males
  • 9.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 3.2%Males
  • 4.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 3.8%Males
  • 8.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 6.9%Males
  • 6.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 2.8%Males
  • 3.3%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 9,8312010 or later
  • 5,9122000 to 2009
  • 3,8321990 to 1999
  • 2,7271980 to 1989
  • 9451970 to 1979
  • 1,633Before 1970
Ancestries in St. Louis, MO

First ancestries reported:

  • German: 15,721 (7.8%)
  • American: 8,164 (4.1%)
  • Irish: 7,802 (3.9%)
  • Italian: 3,965 (2.0%)
  • English: 3,270 (1.6%)
  • European: 3,237 (1.6%)
  • African: 2,151 (1.1%)
  • Polish: 1,531 (0.8%)
  • Yugoslavian: 1,234 (0.6%)
  • Somali: 1,059 (0.5%)
  • French: 923 (0.5%)
  • Scottish: 843 (0.4%)
  • Ethiopian: 777 (0.4%)
  • British: 727 (0.4%)
  • Syrian: 726 (0.4%)
  • Iraqi: 602 (0.3%)
  • Nigerian: 505 (0.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 483 (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 466 (0.2%)
  • Liberian: 430 (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 396 (0.2%)
  • Lebanese: 383 (0.2%)
  • Russian: 381 (0.2%)
  • Dutch: 371 (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 370 (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 369 (0.2%)
  • Czech: 367 (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 355 (0.2%)
  • Northern European: 326 (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 262 (0.1%)
  • Greek: 249 (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 245 (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 234 (0.1%)
  • Albanian: 192 (0.10%)
  • Turkish: 192 (0.10%)
  • Austrian: 178 (0.09%)
  • Canadian: 169 (0.08%)
  • Lithuanian: 163 (0.08%)
  • Kenyan: 160 (0.08%)
  • Afghan: 148 (0.07%)
  • Romanian: 139 (0.07%)
  • Scandinavian: 134 (0.07%)
  • French Canadian: 128 (0.06%)
  • Iranian: 125 (0.06%)
  • Moroccan: 107 (0.05%)
  • Slovene: 100 (0.05%)
  • Israeli: 90 (0.04%)
  • Australian: 89 (0.04%)
  • Slovak: 88 (0.04%)
  • Jamaican: 86 (0.04%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 78 (0.04%)
  • Sierra Leonean: 69 (0.03%)
  • Danish: 68 (0.03%)
  • Serbian: 65 (0.03%)
  • Belgian: 65 (0.03%)
  • Macedonian: 63 (0.03%)
  • Bulgarian: 60 (0.03%)
  • Haitian: 59 (0.03%)
  • Palestinian: 53 (0.03%)
  • Egyptian: 53 (0.03%)
  • Portuguese: 51 (0.03%)
  • Brazilian: 50 (0.02%)
  • Ghanaian: 50 (0.02%)
  • British West Indian: 37 (0.02%)
  • Armenian: 33 (0.02%)
  • Celtic: 24 (0.01%)
  • South African: 20 (0.01%)
  • Cajun: 20 (0.01%)
  • Slavic: 17 (0.01%)
  • Bermudan: 14 (0.01%)
  • Guyanese: 12 (0.01%)
  • Finnish: 11 (0.01%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Mexico
St. Louis:

10.5% (2,377)
Missouri:

16.7% (42,810)

Vietnam
St. Louis:

8.7% (1,966)
Missouri:

4.5% (11,635)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
St. Louis:

7.9% (1,782)
Missouri:

7.2% (18,503)

Bosnia and Herzegovina
St. Louis:

4.7% (1,063)
Missouri:

3.5% (8,873)

Somalia
St. Louis:

4.3% (970)
Missouri:

0.7% (1,844)

Other Eastern Africa
St. Louis:

3.3% (743)
Missouri:

0.7% (1,751)

India
St. Louis:

3.0% (680)
Missouri:

8.2% (20,884)

Syria
St. Louis:

2.9% (657)
Missouri:

0.5% (1,354)

Kenya
St. Louis:

2.6% (589)
Missouri:

1.3% (3,297)

Iraq
St. Louis:

2.5% (562)
Missouri:

1.3% (3,274)

Honduras
St. Louis:

2.4% (549)
Missouri:

1.6% (4,218)

Other South Central Asia
St. Louis:

2.3% (513)
Missouri:

0.3% (694)

Philippines
St. Louis:

2.3% (511)
Missouri:

4.3% (10,885)

Nepal
St. Louis:

2.1% (477)
Missouri:

0.6% (1,525)

Korea
St. Louis:

2.1% (475)
Missouri:

2.9% (7,442)

Nigeria
St. Louis:

2.1% (466)
Missouri:

1.2% (2,989)

Canada
St. Louis:

1.7% (375)
Missouri:

2.0% (5,041)

Ethiopia
St. Louis:

1.6% (353)
Missouri:

0.8% (2,118)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 192,963
  • Other state: 82,664
  • Northeast: 8,629
  • Midwest: 36,394
  • South: 27,027
  • West: 10,614

81.7% of St. Louis residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34.3% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55.2% lived in Missouri.


St. Louis:

81.7%
State average:

84.8%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 2,075
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 359
  • 5th and 6th grade: 854
  • 7th and 8th grade: 760
  • 9th grade: 1,765
  • 10th grade: 980
  • 11th grade: 2,172
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2,492
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 26,837
  • Less than 1 year of college: 5,545
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 16,123
  • Associate degree: 6,036
  • Bachelor's degree: 19,876
  • Master's degree: 10,549
  • Professional school degree: 4,400
  • Doctorate degree: 2,968
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 1,137
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 212
  • 5th and 6th grade: 727
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,313
  • 9th grade: 1,422
  • 10th grade: 1,533
  • 11th grade: 3,035
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2,005
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 26,917
  • Less than 1 year of college: 4,708
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 18,929
  • Associate degree: 6,015
  • Bachelor's degree: 24,628
  • Master's degree: 15,881
  • Professional school degree: 2,937
  • Doctorate degree: 2,814
Educational Attainment for Females
St. Louis marital status for males
St. Louis marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 76,764
  • One, attached: 5,724
  • Two: 25,811
  • 3 or 4: 23,415
  • 5 to 9: 9,467
  • 10 to 19: 6,351
  • 20 to 49: 8,508
  • 50 or more: 20,800
  • Mobile homes: 560

Median worth of mobile homes: $73,909

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2019: 4.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2019: 7.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in St. Louis
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in St. Louis, MO
  • 84.3%Utility gas
  • 13.9%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in St. Louis, MO
  • 57.2%Utility gas
  • 40.1%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4,374
Here:

18.3%
Missouri:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,548
Here:

14.6%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7,915
Here:

60.0%
Missouri:

26.0%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability