St. George, Utah Population 2021

94,535
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St. George is a city located in Utah. With a 2020 population of 94,535, it is the 7th largest city in Utah and the 355th largest city in the United States . St. George is currently growing at a rate of 2.69% annually and its population has increased by 29.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 72,897 in 2010. St. George reached it's highest population of 94,535 in 2021. Spanning over 77 miles, St. George has a population density of 1,229 people per square mile.

The average household income in St. George is $77,297 with a poverty rate of 13.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $992 per month, and the median house value is $286,000. The median age in St. George is 37.2 years, 34 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.

St. George Demographics

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

  • White: 87.96%
  • Other race: 4.82%
  • Two or more races: 2.81%
  • Native American: 1.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.19%
  • Asian: 0.94%
  • Black or African American: 0.88%
The current population of St. George, Utah is 94,535 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 87,113.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 72,897.

St. George, Utah Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021189,5345,9893.16%
2020183,5455,9893.26%
2019177,5565,9893.37%
2018171,5675,6383.29%
2017165,9296,5773.96%
2016159,3524,7022.95%
2015154,6503,5692.31%
2014151,0814,0942.71%
2013146,9872,8481.94%
2012144,1392,8902.01%
2011141,2492,8602.02%
2010138,3890.00%

St. George Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White74,33087.96%
Some Other Race4,0774.82%
Two or More Races2,3762.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,1721.39%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,0041.19%
Asian7950.94%
Black or African American7460.88%
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St. George Population by Race

St. George Population Pyramid $2021

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St. George Median Age

37.2


Total

34


Male

39.6


Female

St. George Adults

There are 63,559 adults, (19,216 of whom are seniors) in St. George.

St. George Age Dependency

90.6

Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.2

Child Dependency Ratio

St. George Sex Ratio

Female

42,878

50.74%

Male

41,622

49.26%

St. George Population by Age

St. George Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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St. George Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.5%22.5%
All65.6%34.4%
Non Family52.2%47.8%
Female45.9%54.1%
Male33.3%66.7%

65.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

St. George Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,9432.7965.6
Married17,3273.2577.5
Non Family8,6761.5252.2
Female2,9573.5545.9
Male9833.5833.3

3.22

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

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St. George Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2512.29%
9th to 12th Grade2,5044.59%
High School Graduate12,01622.01%
Some College16,05229.40%
Associates Degree6,76012.38%
Bachelors Degree10,03918.39%
Graduate Degree5,97210.94%
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St. George Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

St. George Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White46,81644,75214,750
Hispanic5,4204,056594
Other Race2,1481,507165
2+ Races780677240
Native American69548673
Asian506495309
Islander43037363
Black1591596

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 61.07%.

St. George Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,847$40,611$25,268
Less Than 9th Grade$27,360$33,050$21,821
High School Graduate$28,271$32,073$21,516
Some College$29,834$38,128$24,397
Bachelors Degree$37,408$50,028$30,750
Graduate Degree$69,728$86,406$52,266

$31,847

Average Earnings

$40,611

Average Male

$25,268

Average Female

St. George Earnings by Educational Attainment

St. George Language by Age

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St. George Language

88.10% of St. George residents speak only English, while 11.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.40% of the population.

St. George Language

St. George Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White67,2297,17610.67%
Hispanic10,7462,32521.64%
Other4,0321,20629.91%
Multiple2,34644118.80%
Black71330442.64%
Islander1,00424524.40%
Asian79223830.05%
Native1,10023421.27%

13.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.86%

Male Poverty Rate

13.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. George

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. George is Black, with 42.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. George is White, with 10.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.29%.

St. George Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.34%
High School10.89%
Some College9.99%
Bachelors or Greater4.85%

St. George Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed34.93%
Male Unemployed20.82%
Female Employed10.85%
Male Employed7.30%

St. George Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

St. George Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,259$77,297
Families$68,964$87,932
Married Families$75,514-
Non Families$31,761$47,238
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Income by Household Type

St. George Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

St. George Married by Age and Sex

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St. George 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 Marital Status by Race

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St. George Marital Status

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5,097

Number of Veterans

4,974

Male Veterans

123

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,990
Korea937
First Gulf War614
Second Gulf War321
World War II314

St. George Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+2,384
65 to 741,566
55 to 64510
35 to 54489
18 to 34148

St. George Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,9968.75%
Islander436.04%
Hispanic420.61%
2+ Races272.65%
Native American172.10%
Black142.66%

St. George Veterans by Race

St. George Veterans by Education

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5.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. George Veterans by Education

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

St. George Employment by Age

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St. George Employment by Race

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St. George Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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51.07%

Born in St. George

93.34%

Native Born

6.66%

Foreign Born

3.68%

Non Citizen

2.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.34% of St. George residents were born in the United States, with 51.07% having been born in Utah. 3.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

St. George Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202194,5352,4742.69%
202092,0612,4742.76%
201989,5872,4742.84%
201887,1132,5663.03%
201784,5472,8513.49%
201681,6962,1222.67%
201579,5741,6322.09%
201477,9421,6672.19%
201376,2751,2651.69%
201275,0101,2211.65%
201173,7899521.31%
201072,83723,1743.90%
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%

St. George Population by Year