St. Peter, Minnesota Population 2020

12,243

St. Peter is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 12,243, it is the 89th largest city in Minnesota and the 2674th largest city in the United States. St. Peter is currently growing at a rate of 1.27% annually and its population has increased by 9.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,196 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, St. Peter has a population density of 2,007 people per square mile.

The average household income in St. Peter is $67,266 with a poverty rate of 15.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $878 per month, and the median house value is $166,000. The median age in St. Peter is 30.1 years, 29.5 years for males, and 30.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.3 males.

St. Peter Demographics

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

  • White: 89.98%
  • Black or African American: 3.95%
  • Asian: 3.45%
  • Two or more races: 2.34%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of St. Peter, Minnesota is 12,243, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,935.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,196.

St. Peter, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,60389.98%
Black or African American4653.95%
Asian4063.45%
Two or More Races2762.34%
Some Other Race290.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.04%

St. Peter Population Pyramid 2020

St. Peter Median Age

30.1


Total

29.5


Male

30.5


Female

St. Peter Adults

There are 9,629 adults, (1,710 of whom are seniors) in St. Peter.

St. Peter Age Dependency

48.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Peter Sex Ratio

Female

5,853

49.67%

Male

5,931

50.33%

St. Peter Households and Families

St. Peter Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

St. Peter Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All65%35%
Female53.9%46.1%
Non Family44.7%55.3%
Male40.3%59.7%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8042.3465
Married1,7322.9887.5
Non Family1,4491.3544.7
Female427353.9
Male1962.640.3

2.86

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. Peter Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3124.66%
9th to 12th Grade3334.97%
High School Graduate1,81327.07%
Some College1,41121.07%
Associates Degree76211.38%
Bachelors Degree1,27819.08%
Graduate Degree78911.78%

St. Peter Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,7165,3821,903
Hispanic414256
Black34125872
Asian18516380
Multiple Races661812
Other Race138

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,536$40,911$32,839
Less Than High School$27,075$26,646$28,875
High School Grad$29,795$35,443$25,162
Some College$35,281$40,247$29,120
Bachelors Degree$40,511$50,255$35,064
Graduate Degree$61,058$54,125$61,394

$36,536

Average Earnings

$40,911

Average Male

$32,839

Average Female

St. Peter Language

St. Peter Language by Age

St. Peter Language

90.05% of St. Peter residents speak only English, while 9.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.95% of the population.

St. Peter Poverty

St. Peter Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,8511,00112.75%
Black41122053.53%
Hispanic76020526.97%
Asian2295323.14%
Multiple254114.33%
Other24520.83%
Native55100.00%

15.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.70%

Male Poverty Rate

13.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Peter

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Peter is Multiple, with 4.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.31%
High School26.87%
Some College14.17%
Bachelors or Greater1.87%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.89%
Male Unemployed20.43%
Female Employed9.12%
Male Employed7.07%

St. Peter Income

St. Peter Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,758$67,266
Families$70,759$77,463
Married Families$80,403-
Non Families$34,793$46,741

St. Peter Marital Status

St. Peter Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.3%

Male Marriage Rate

35.4%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Peter Married by Age and Sex

St. Peter 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. Peter Marital Status by Race

St. Peter Veterans

583

Number of Veterans

513

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam184
Korea106
First Gulf War91
World War II57
Second Gulf War

$St. Peter Veterans by Education

9.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Peter Employment Status

69.8%

Labor Force Participation

67.7%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

St. Peter 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

72.28%

Born in Minnesota

92.57%

Native Born

7.43%

Foreign Born

5.43%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.57% of St. Peter residents were born in the United States, with 72.28% having been born in Minnesota. 5.43% 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
202012,2431541.27%
201912,0891541.29%
201811,935230.19%
201711,9121541.31%
201611,758360.31%
201511,722380.33%
201411,6842952.59%
201311,389-67-0.58%
201211,456320.28%
201111,4242312.06%
201011,1931,4461.39%
20009,7473260.34%
19909,4213650.40%
19809,0567170.83%
19708,339-145-0.17%
19608,4847300.90%
19507,7541,8842.82%
19405,8701,0592.01%
19304,8114761.05%
19204,3351590.37%
19104,176-126-0.30%
19004,3026311.60%
18903,6712350.66%
18803,4360.00%