St. Pauls, North Carolina Population 2020

2,296

St. Pauls is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,296, it is the 239th largest city in North Carolina and the 7109th largest city in the United States. St. Pauls is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually but its population has increased by 12.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,035 in 2010. St. Pauls reached it's highest population of 2,416 in 2012. Spanning over 2 miles, St. Pauls has a population density of 1,517 people per square mile.

The average household income in St. Pauls is $33,818 with a poverty rate of 24.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $581 per month, and the median house value is $73,300. The median age in St. Pauls is 45.9 years, 40.3 years for males, and 53.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.4 males.

St. Pauls Demographics

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

  • White: 57.51%
  • Black or African American: 20.99%
  • Other race: 13.35%
  • Native American: 4.78%
  • Two or more races: 3.38%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of St. Pauls, North Carolina is 2,296, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,332.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,035.

St. Pauls, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,10757.51%
Black or African American40420.99%
Some Other Race25713.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native924.78%
Two or More Races653.38%

St. Pauls Population Pyramid 2020

St. Pauls Median Age

45.9


Total

40.3


Male

53.4


Female

St. Pauls Adults

There are 1,505 adults, (428 of whom are seniors) in St. Pauls.

St. Pauls Age Dependency

78.7

Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Pauls Sex Ratio

Female

942

48.94%

Male

983

51.06%

St. Pauls Households and Families

St. Pauls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

St. Pauls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married62.4%37.6%
All50%50%
Male45%55%
Female44.7%55.3%
Non Family43.1%56.9%

50.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8602.2450
Non Family4221.1243.1
Married2953.2162.4
Female1233.3344.7
Male204.745

3.27

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. Pauls Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17512.46%
9th to 12th Grade16211.53%
High School Graduate58741.78%
Some College26418.79%
Associates Degree976.90%
Bachelors Degree825.84%
Graduate Degree382.70%

St. Pauls Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White73860986
Black32328321
Hispanic24091
Other Race11525
Native American74554
Multiple Races30309

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 30.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,582$28,438$22,750
Less Than High School$$$32,917
High School Grad$24,722$26,339$19,286
Some College$28,750$39,643$25,417
Bachelors Degree$38,214$50,625$36,111
Graduate Degree$32,083$$

$26,582

Average Earnings

$28,438

Average Male

$22,750

Average Female

St. Pauls Language

St. Pauls Language by Age

St. Pauls Language

77.23% of St. Pauls residents speak only English, while 22.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.48% of the population.

St. Pauls Poverty

St. Pauls Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic52317533.46%
White85415317.92%
Black40412530.94%
Other2573814.79%
Multiple652233.85%
Native921617.39%

24.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.92%

Male Poverty Rate

24.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Pauls

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Pauls is Multiple, with 33.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Pauls is Other, with 14.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.50%
High School20.44%
Some College15.79%
Bachelors or Greater7.50%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.33%
Male Unemployed40.63%
Male Employed8.91%
Female Employed5.36%

St. Pauls Income

St. Pauls Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,608$33,818
Families$36,912$44,437
Married Families$40,341-
Non Families$16,977$22,274

St. Pauls Marital Status

St. Pauls Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.6%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Pauls Married by Age and Sex

St. Pauls 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. Pauls Marital Status by Race

St. Pauls Veterans

108

Number of Veterans

108

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam51
Korea14
First Gulf War14
Second Gulf War12
World War II4
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7437
75+30
55 to 6425
35 to 5416
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White657.10%
Black3710.48%
Indian67.50%

$St. Pauls Veterans by Education

9.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Pauls Employment Status

44.2%

Labor Force Participation

41.3%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

St. Pauls 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

66.70%

Born in North Carolina

87.38%

Native Born

12.62%

Foreign Born

10.65%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.38% of St. Pauls residents were born in the United States, with 66.70% having been born in North Carolina. 10.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,296-18-0.78%
20192,314-18-0.77%
20182,332-18-0.77%
20172,350-18-0.76%
20162,368-23-0.96%
20152,391-12-0.50%
20142,403-2-0.08%
20132,405-11-0.46%
20122,41620.08%
20112,414110.46%
20102,4030.00%