St. Paul Mn Population 2017

St. Paul Mn's estimated population is 285,068 according to the most recent United States census.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2015 there were 120,373 households in the city, with an average size of 2.53 people per household. The vacancy rate was 6.1%, with a median rent of $838/month. The median house size is 5 rooms, and has a value of $173,900.

Year Population Change
2015 300,851 5.50%
2010 285,068 -0.70%
2000 287,151 5.50%
1990 272,235 0.70%
1980 270,230 -12.80%
1970 309,866 -1.10%
1960 313,411 0.70%
1950 311,349 8.20%
1940 287,736 5.90%
1930 271,606 15.70%
1920 234,698 9.30%
1910 214,744 31.70%
1900 163,065 22.50%
1890 133,156 221.10%
1880 41,473 107.10%
1870 20,030 92.60%
1860 10,401 845.50%
1850 1,100 0.00%

St. Paul Mn Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White 175,710 60.23%
Black or African American 45,275 15.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native 2,589 0.89%
Asian 46,607 15.98%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 63 0.02%
Some Other Race 7,798 2.67%
Two or More Races 13,686 4.69%

Population Pyramid

St. Paul Mn Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Total Housing Units 120,373
Owner-Occupied Units 55,717
Renter-Occupied Units 57,271
Median Home Value $173,900
Median Rent $838
Vacancy Rate 6.1%
Houses With Mortgage 40,195
Houses Without Mortgage 15,522
Median Number of Rooms (per House) 5

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in St. Paul Mn for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.2% and the labor force participation rate is 70.6%.

St. Paul Mn Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size 2.53
Average Family Size 3.4
Married Couple Families 39,943
Male Householder (no wife) Families 5,696
Female Householder (no husband) Families 16,071
Non Family Households
Unmarried Martner Households (Opposite Sex) 7.7%
Unmarried Martner Households (Same Sex) 0.8%