St. James, Louisiana Population 2022

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St. James is a city located in Louisiana. St. James has a 2020 population of 544. St. James is currently declining at a rate of -4.23% annually and its population has decreased by -8.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 592 in 2010.

The average household income in St. James is $58,014 with a poverty rate of 17.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $135,200. The median age in St. James is 51 years, 51.4 years for males, and 49.6 years for females.

St. James Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 90.10%
  • White: 9.90%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of St. James, Louisiana is 544 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 592.

St. James, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White599.90%
Black or African American53790.10%
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St. James Population by Race

St. James Population Pyramid 2022

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St. James Median Age

49.5


Total

47.4


Male

50.1


Female

St. James Adults

There are 540 adults, (170 of whom are seniors) in St. James.

St. James Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.1

Child Dependency Ratio

St. James Sex Ratio

Female

244

40.94%

Male

352

59.06%

St. James Population by Age

St. James Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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St. James Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
Female100%0%
All92.3%7.7%
Non Family81.3%18.8%
Male0%100%

92.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

St. James Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2612.2892.3
Married1282.93100
Male52.60
Female482.67100
Non Family80081.3

2.85

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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St. James Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade479.65%
9th to 12th Grade459.24%
High School Graduate20341.68%
Some College12325.26%
Associates Degree122.46%
Bachelors Degree306.16%
Graduate Degree275.54%
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St. James Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

St. James Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 13.10%.

St. James Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,667$30,143$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$21,304$$
Some College$31,058$$26,364
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,667

Average Earnings

$30,143

Average Male

$

Average Female

St. James Earnings by Educational Attainment

St. James Language by Age

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St. James Language

100.00% of St. James residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

St. James Language

St. James Poverty by Race

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17.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.78%

Male Poverty Rate

24.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. James

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. James is Black, with 19.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. James is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.64%.

St. James Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.30%
High School9.36%
Some College16.30%
Bachelors or Greater47.37%

St. James Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed10.10%
Female Unemployed100.00%

St. James Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

St. James Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,482$64,074
Families$45,139$74,280
Married Families$47,037-
Non Families-$40,984
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Income by Household Type

St. James Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

Female Marriage Rate

St. James Married by Age and Sex

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St. James Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

St. James Marital Status by Race

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St. James Marital Status

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16

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War4
First Gulf War3
Vietnam9
Korea
World War II

St. James Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 544
55 to 643
65 to 749
75+

St. James Veterans by Age

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St. James Veterans by Race

St. James Veterans by Education

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25.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

81.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. James Veterans by Education

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50.4%

Labor Force Participation

44.8%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

St. James Employment by Age

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St. James Employment by Race

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St. James 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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98.32%

Born in St. James

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of St. James residents were born in the United States, with 98.32% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

St. James Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108280.00%
2011804-24-2.90%
2012780-24-2.99%
2013756-24-3.08%
2014732-24-3.17%
2015708-24-3.28%
2016684-24-3.39%
2017660-24-3.51%
2018636-24-3.64%
2019612-24-3.77%
2020592-20-3.27%
2021568-24-4.05%
2022544-24-4.23%

St. James Population by Year