St. George, Utah Population 2019

St. George, Utah's estimated population is 87,178 according to the most recent United States census estimates. St. George, Utah is the 8th largest city in Utah based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1141.49 people/mi² (440.73 people/km²).

The overall median age is 36.2 years, 33.8 years for males, and 38.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.84 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in St. George, Utah is $54,022, while the mean household income is $70,590.

St George Ut Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of St George Ut was:

  • White: 88.56%
  • Other race: 4.56%
  • Two or more races: 2.83%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.20%
  • Native American: 1.17%
  • Black or African American: 0.87%
  • Asian: 0.80%

How Many People Live in St. George, Utah?

87,178
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201887,1782,6693.16%
201784,5092,8253.46%
201681,6842,0982.64%
201579,5861,6262.09%
201477,9601,6762.20%
201376,2841,2721.70%
201275,0121,2261.66%
201173,7869461.30%
201072,84023,1773.90%
200049,66321,1615.71%
199028,50217,1529.64%
198011,3504,2534.81%
19707,0971,9673.30%
19605,1305681.18%
19504,5629712.42%
19403,5911,9912.04%
19001,6000.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018171,7005,8413.40%
2017165,8596,5223.93%
2016159,3374,6572.92%
2015154,6803,5712.31%
2014151,1094,1052.72%
2013147,0042,8581.94%
2012144,1462,9012.01%
2011141,2452,8532.02%
2010138,3920.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White70,845
Some Other Race3,649
Two or More Races2,267
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander963
American Indian and Alaska Native939
Black or African American695
Asian637

St George Ut Population Pyramid 2019

St George Ut Median Age

36.2


Total

33.8


Male

38.4


Female

St George Ut Adults

There are 59,220 adults, (17,166 of whom are seniors) in St George Ut.

St George Ut Age Dependency

90.2

Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.4

Child Dependency Ratio

St George Ut Sex Ratio

Female

40,750

50.94%

Male

39,245

49.06%

St George Ut Households and Families

St George Ut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

St George Ut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.6%25.4%
All64.6%35.4%
Non Family54.6%45.4%
Female41%59%
Male37.1%62.9%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,8032.8464.6
Married16,4223.3274.6
Non Family7,9291.5254.6
Female2,6363.5941
Male8163.6637.1

3.29

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St George Ut Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4312.83%
9th to 12th Grade2,2994.55%
High School Graduate11,31822.40%
Some College14,43528.57%
Associates Degree6,03411.94%
Bachelors Degree9,29318.39%
Graduate Degree5,71111.30%

St George Ut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White43,45041,35113,736
Hispanic5,0993,606698
Other Race1,7521,306358
Multiple Races844775295
Asian421392201
Islander40337274
Native American35329679
Black1581586

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.74%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,385$37,267$23,730
Less Than High School$22,580$30,888$18,003
High School Grad$28,242$36,165$20,425
Some College$27,313$32,128$24,406
Bachelors Degree$35,061$45,078$28,764
Graduate Degree$59,199$69,631$42,215

$30,385

Average Earnings

$37,267

Average Male

$23,730

Average Female

St George Ut Language

St George Ut Language by Age

St George Ut Language

88.68% of St George Ut residents speak only English, while 11.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.22% of the population.

St George Ut Poverty

St George Ut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White63,9438,81313.78%
Hispanic10,2912,46623.96%
Other3,61672119.94%
Native84436643.36%
Asian62620132.11%
Multiple2,2511808.00%
Islander96317918.59%
Black65715223.14%

15.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.17%

Male Poverty Rate

15.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St George Ut

The race most likely to be in poverty in St George Ut is Native, with 43.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St George Ut is Multiple, with 8.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.87%
Some College11.32%
High School10.81%
Bachelors or Greater5.56%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.50%
Male Unemployed25.72%
Female Employed13.55%
Male Employed8.78%

St George Ut Income

St George Ut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,022$70,590
Families$63,069$79,839
Married Families$68,525-
Non Families$31,277$44,348

St George Ut Marital Status

St George Ut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

St George Ut Married by Age and Sex

St George Ut Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

St George Ut Marital Status by Race

St George Ut Veterans

5,103

Number of Veterans

4,873

Male Veterans

230

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,767
Korea1,124
First Gulf War486
World War II480
Second Gulf War418

St George Ut Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,0039.30%
Hispanic1091.70%
Other401.78%
Black359.07%
Hawaiian162.51%
Asian71.33%
Indian20.41%

St George Ut Veterans by Education

5.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

St George Ut Employment Status

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

St George Ut Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

51.20%

Born in Utah

92.31%

Native Born

7.69%

Foreign Born

4.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.31% of St George Ut residents were born in the United States, with 51.20% having been born in Utah. 4.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.