St. James, Louisiana Population 2020

788

St. James is a city located in Louisiana. St. James has a 2020 population of 788. St. James is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -4.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 828 in 2010. St. James reached it's highest population of 934 in 2014.

The average household income in St. James is $72,739 with a poverty rate of 13.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $107,100. The median age in St. James is 47.3 years, 47.2 years for males, and 49.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 118.3 males.

St. James Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 88.83%
  • White: 11.17%
  • 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 788, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 788.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 828.

St. James, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American70088.83%
White8811.17%

St. James Population Pyramid 2020

St. James Median Age

47.3


Total

47.2


Male

49.2


Female

St. James Adults

There are 685 adults, (185 of whom are seniors) in St. James.

St. James Age Dependency

57.6

Age Dependency Ratio

37

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Child Dependency Ratio

St. James Sex Ratio

Female

361

45.81%

Male

427

54.19%

St. James Households and Families

St. James Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

St. James Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All83.8%16.2%
Non Family61.6%38.4%

83.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2972.6583.8
Married1413.99100
Non Family125061.6
Female263.08100
Male54.2100

3.85

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. James Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade406.93%
9th to 12th Grade6811.79%
High School Graduate23640.90%
Some College13823.92%
Associates Degree111.91%
Bachelors Degree7813.52%
Graduate Degree61.04%

St. James Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.12%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 15.32%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,953$26,563$
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$20,324$20,741$
Some College$30,590$30,391$
Bachelors Degree$71,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,953

Average Earnings

$26,563

Average Male

$

Average Female

St. James Language

St. James Language by Age

St. James Language

98.14% of St. James residents speak only English, while 1.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.86% of the population.

St. James Poverty

St. James Poverty by Race

13.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.52%

Male Poverty Rate

12.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. James

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. James is Black, with 15.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. James is Black, with 15.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.70%
High School11.44%
Bachelors or Greater7.14%
Some College6.71%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed43.75%
Female Employed6.67%
Male Employed0.00%

St. James Income

St. James Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,721$72,739
Families$51,806$99,781
Married Families--
Non Families-$35,530

St. James Marital Status

St. James Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

St. James Married by Age and Sex

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 35-44.

St. James Marital Status by Race

St. James Veterans

39

Number of Veterans

27

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War16
Korea10
Vietnam6
Second Gulf War6
World War II5

$St. James Veterans by Education

15.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. James Employment Status

53.8%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

St. James 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

99.24%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of St. James residents were born in the United States, with 99.24% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207880.00%
20197880.00%
201878815524.49%
2017633-105-14.23%
2016738-139-15.85%
2015877-57-6.10%
2014934394.36%
2013895-4-0.44%
201289911414.52%
2011785-43-5.19%
20108280.00%