St. Joseph, Minnesota Population 2020

7,839

St. Joseph is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 7,839, it is the 121st largest city in Minnesota and the 3677th largest city in the United States. St. Joseph is currently growing at a rate of 4.62% annually and its population has increased by 19.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,534 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, St. Joseph has a population density of 1,911 people per square mile.

The average household income in St. Joseph is $64,706 with a poverty rate of 24.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $647 per month, and the median house value is $159,700. The median age in St. Joseph is 22.7 years, 29.3 years for males, and 21.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 64.5 males.

St. Joseph Demographics

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

  • White: 93.86%
  • Black or African American: 2.33%
  • Asian: 1.63%
  • Two or more races: 1.48%
  • Native American: 0.59%
  • Other race: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of St. Joseph, Minnesota is 7,839, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,147.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,534.

St. Joseph, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,51293.86%
Black or African American1622.33%
Asian1131.63%
Two or More Races1031.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native410.59%
Some Other Race70.10%

St. Joseph Population Pyramid 2020

St. Joseph Median Age

22.7


Total

29.3


Male

21.5


Female

St. Joseph Adults

There are 5,367 adults, (806 of whom are seniors) in St. Joseph.

St. Joseph Age Dependency

52.1

Age Dependency Ratio

17.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Joseph Sex Ratio

Female

4,218

60.80%

Male

2,720

39.20%

St. Joseph Households and Families

St. Joseph Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

St. Joseph Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.3%5.7%
All70.9%29.1%
Non Family55.7%44.3%
Male47.2%52.8%
Female37.1%62.9%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8652.7170.9
Married8842.9394.3
Non Family6541.7255.7
Female2914.1537.1
Male363.8147.2

3.18

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. Joseph Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade591.82%
9th to 12th Grade280.86%
High School Graduate54716.89%
Some College89627.66%
Associates Degree46814.45%
Bachelors Degree68121.03%
Graduate Degree56017.29%

St. Joseph Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,1323,0451,222
Black4747
Asian303016
Native American2727
Hispanic333

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 hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,929$44,570$26,926
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$28,047$32,050$17,198
Some College$30,000$48,700$26,286
Bachelors Degree$43,077$$34,417
Graduate Degree$40,885$43,676$40,052

$33,929

Average Earnings

$44,570

Average Male

$26,926

Average Female

St. Joseph Language

St. Joseph Language by Age

St. Joseph Language

91.82% of St. Joseph residents speak only English, while 8.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 4.21% of the population.

St. Joseph Poverty

St. Joseph Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,2271,28224.53%
Multiple552443.64%
Black47817.02%
Hispanic88100.00%
Asian30516.67%

24.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.78%

Male Poverty Rate

27.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Joseph

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Joseph is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Joseph is Asian, with 16.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School51.72%
Some College20.89%
Bachelors or Greater12.12%
High School2.93%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed46.15%
Female Employed12.40%
Male Employed4.70%

St. Joseph Income

St. Joseph Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,109$64,706
Families$66,631$73,345
Married Families$78,654-
Non Families$41,364$42,402

St. Joseph Marital Status

St. Joseph Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

25.8%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Joseph Married by Age and Sex

St. Joseph 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 45-54.

St. Joseph Marital Status by Race

St. Joseph Veterans

236

Number of Veterans

236

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam162
First Gulf War45
Korea17
World War II15
Second Gulf War15

$St. Joseph Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Joseph Employment Status

74.7%

Labor Force Participation

72.2%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

St. Joseph 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

78.08%

Born in Minnesota

94.12%

Native Born

5.88%

Foreign Born

4.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.12% of St. Joseph residents were born in the United States, with 78.08% having been born in Minnesota. 4.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207,8393464.62%
20197,4933464.84%
20187,147310.44%
20177,1163465.11%
20166,770-50-0.73%
20156,820-18-0.26%
20146,838340.50%
20136,8041702.56%
20126,634360.55%
20116,598500.76%
20106,5481,8673.41%
20004,6811,3873.58%
19903,2943000.96%
19802,9940.00%