St. James, Maryland Population 2020

3,100

St. James is a city located in Maryland. St. James has a 2020 population of 3,100. St. James is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,953 in 2010. St. James reached it's highest population of 3,431 in 2016.

The average household income in St. James is $99,896 with a poverty rate of 5.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,215 per month, and the median house value is $242,500. The median age in St. James is 36.7 years, 36.3 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 115.0 males.

St. James Demographics

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

  • White: 74.84%
  • Black or African American: 17.71%
  • Two or more races: 3.68%
  • Asian: 3.06%
  • Other race: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of St. James, Maryland is 3,100, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,100.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,953.

St. James, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,32074.84%
Black or African American54917.71%
Two or More Races1143.68%
Asian953.06%
Some Other Race130.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.29%

St. James Population Pyramid 2020

St. James Median Age

36.7


Total

36.3


Male

36.9


Female

St. James Adults

There are 2,358 adults, (362 of whom are seniors) in St. James.

St. James Age Dependency

55.3

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

St. James Sex Ratio

Female

1,442

46.52%

Male

1,658

53.48%

St. James Households and Families

St. James Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

St. James Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married93.7%6.3%
All87.5%12.5%
Female82%18%
Non Family64.1%35.9%

87.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0152.9787.5
Married7303.4793.7
Non Family1951.0664.1
Female612.5282
Male294.38100

3.35

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. James Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade281.41%
9th to 12th Grade1336.71%
High School Graduate69234.90%
Some College38719.52%
Associates Degree22711.45%
Bachelors Degree38419.36%
Graduate Degree1326.66%

St. James Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5631,445394
Black29325083
Asian717125
Multiple Races343414
Hispanic1313
Other Race1313
Islander99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 41.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,810$53,565$40,688
Less Than High School$47,793$$
High School Grad$38,125$49,145$25,750
Some College$42,319$42,071$43,750
Bachelors Degree$67,083$137,794$61,161
Graduate Degree$$133,185$55,313

$46,810

Average Earnings

$53,565

Average Male

$40,688

Average Female

St. James Language

St. James Language by Age

St. James Language

94.35% of St. James residents speak only English, while 5.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.12% of the population.

St. James Poverty

St. James Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,2671134.98%
Black534448.24%

5.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.85%

Male Poverty Rate

5.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. James

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. James is Black, with 8.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. James is White, with 4.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.46%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%
Some College1.82%
High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.01%
Male Employed3.73%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

St. James Income

St. James Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$90,057$99,896
Families$99,593$111,724
Married Families$110,682-
Non Families$47,580$43,564

St. James Marital Status

St. James Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.0%

Male Marriage Rate

59.2%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

St. James Marital Status by Race

St. James Veterans

412

Number of Veterans

387

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War209
Vietnam83
Second Gulf War80
World War II17
Korea17
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54223
75+105
65 to 7450
55 to 6434
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White25614.25%
Black15641.82%

$St. James Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. James Employment Status

70.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

3.2%

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

57.45%

Born in Maryland

95.10%

Native Born

4.90%

Foreign Born

1.16%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.10% of St. James residents were born in the United States, with 57.45% having been born in Maryland. 1.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,1000.00%
20193,1000.00%
20183,100-279-8.26%
20173,379-52-1.52%
20163,4312718.58%
20153,160-178-5.33%
20143,338551.68%
20133,283-11-0.33%
20123,29441714.49%
20112,877-76-2.57%
20102,9530.00%