St. Pauls, North Carolina Population 2021

2,238
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St. Pauls is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,238, it is the 243rd largest city in North Carolina and the 7195th largest city in the United States . St. Pauls is currently declining at a rate of -1.28% annually but its population has increased by 9.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,035 in 2010. St. Pauls reached it's highest population of 2,414 in 2011. Spanning over 2 miles, St. Pauls has a population density of 1,479 people per square mile.

The average household income in St. Pauls is $37,136 with a poverty rate of 25.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $630 per month, and the median house value is $81,100. The median age in St. Pauls is 45.7 years, 42.8 years for males, and 47.7 years for females.

St. Pauls Demographics

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

  • White: 52.11%
  • Black or African American: 22.59%
  • Other race: 18.22%
  • Native American: 3.84%
  • Two or more races: 3.23%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of St. Pauls, North Carolina is 2,238 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,325.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,035.

St. Pauls, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,09852.11%
Black or African American47622.59%
Some Other Race38418.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native813.84%
Two or More Races683.23%
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St. Pauls Population by Race

St. Pauls Population Pyramid $2021

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St. Pauls Median Age

45.7


Total

42.8


Male

47.7


Female

St. Pauls Adults

There are 1,578 adults, (484 of whom are seniors) in St. Pauls.

St. Pauls Age Dependency

92.6

Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.4

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Pauls Sex Ratio

Female

1,042

49.45%

Male

1,065

50.55%

St. Pauls Population by Age

St. Pauls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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St. Pauls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.9%28.1%
Male60%40%
All52.1%47.9%
Female43.4%56.6%
Non Family40.9%59.1%

52.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

St. Pauls Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8842.3852.1
Non Family4211.1440.9
Married2953.4771.9
Female1433.4643.4
Male254.2860

3.4

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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St. Pauls Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade25517.23%
9th to 12th Grade17812.03%
High School Graduate52735.61%
Some College28219.05%
Associates Degree1077.23%
Bachelors Degree996.69%
Graduate Degree322.16%
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St. Pauls Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

St. Pauls Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White75359992
Black37432020
Hispanic28056
Other Race19127
Native American645211
2+ Races20208

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 40.00%.

St. Pauls Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,982$27,426$23,750
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$25,083$20,250$26,058
Some College$26,354$38,906$21,500
Bachelors Degree$38,500$50,313$36,406
Graduate Degree$31,786$$2,500

$25,982

Average Earnings

$27,426

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

St. Pauls Earnings by Educational Attainment

St. Pauls Language by Age

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St. Pauls Language

75.64% of St. Pauls residents speak only English, while 24.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.10% of the population.

St. Pauls Language

St. Pauls Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic62321234.03%
Black47616334.24%
White88612013.54%
Other3844712.24%
Multiple683855.88%
Native812227.16%

25.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.79%

Male Poverty Rate

25.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Pauls

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Pauls is Multiple, with 55.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Pauls is Other, with 12.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.47%.

St. Pauls Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.64%
High School17.84%
Some College15.17%
Bachelors or Greater6.11%

St. Pauls Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed15.53%
Male Unemployed14.81%
Female Employed12.72%
Female Unemployed0.00%

St. Pauls Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

St. Pauls Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,583$37,136
Families$40,547$48,520
Married Families$52,135-
Non Families$16,530$23,171
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Income by Household Type

St. Pauls Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.6%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Pauls Married by Age and Sex

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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

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St. Pauls Marital Status

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112

Number of Veterans

112

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam62
First Gulf War18
Second Gulf War12
Korea10
World War II5

St. Pauls Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7448
75+29
55 to 6422
35 to 5413
18 to 34

St. Pauls Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White829.40%
Black307.41%

St. Pauls Veterans by Race

St. Pauls Veterans by Education

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4.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Pauls Veterans by Education

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47.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.1%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

St. Pauls Employment by Age

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St. Pauls Employment by Race

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St. Pauls 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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67.20%

Born in St. Pauls

87.28%

Native Born

12.72%

Foreign Born

10.77%

Non Citizen

1.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.28% of St. Pauls residents were born in the United States, with 67.20% having been born in North Carolina. 10.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

St. Pauls Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,238-29-1.28%
20202,267-29-1.26%
20192,296-29-1.25%
20182,325-19-0.81%
20172,344-20-0.85%
20162,364-22-0.92%
20152,386-12-0.50%
20142,398-5-0.21%
20132,403-10-0.41%
20122,413-1-0.04%
20112,414120.50%
20102,4020.00%

St. Pauls Population by Year