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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataMissouri

Social Statistics

St. Louis, Missouri,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school98,331100.0
Nursery school, preschool6,6806.8
Kindergarten4,6554.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)43,22744.0
High school (grades 9-12)19,35919.7
College or graduate school24,41024.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over221,951100.0
Less than 9th grade21,2919.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma42,42419.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)61,04627.5
Some college, no degree45,15420.3
Associate degree9,6984.4
Bachelor's degree25,43111.5
Graduate or professional degree16,9077.6
Percent high school graduate or higher71.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over272,873100.0
Never married113,15141.5
Now married, except separated89,12532.7
Separated11,9404.4
Widowed25,2159.2
Female
20,3817.5
Divorced33,44212.3
Female
18,6406.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years9,417100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4,67149.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over258,566100.0
Civilian veterans29,99411.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years80,709100.0
With a disability8,40210.4
Population 21 to 64 years193,932100.0
With a disability48,87525.2
Percent employed
48.7(X)
No disability145,05774.8
Percent employed
72.7(X)
Population 65 years and over45,357100.0
With a disability22,18048.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over324,769100.0
Same house in 1995164,74750.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995148,07845.6
Same county
95,22129.3
Different county
52,85716.3
Same state
28,8318.9
Different state
24,0267.4
Elsewhere in 199511,9443.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population348,189100.0
Native328,64794.4
Born in United States
327,10893.9
State of residence
244,74970.3
Different state
82,35923.7
Born outside United States
1,5390.4
Foreign born19,5425.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
14,2374.1
Naturalized citizen
5,3481.5
Not a citizen
14,1944.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)19,542100.0
Europe8,54343.7
Asia6,42532.9
Africa1,5007.7
Oceania1130.6
Latin America2,74814.1
Northern America2131.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over324,769100.0
English only296,92491.4
Language other than English27,8458.6
Speak English less than 'very well
14,1914.4
Spanish
7,8512.4
Speak English less than "very well"
3,2831.0
Other Indo-European languages
12,4003.8
Speak English less than "very well"
6,4382.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5,3541.6
Speak English less than "very well"
3,4781.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population348,189100.0

Total ancestries reported

330,87995.0
Arab1,6430.5
Czech12,2750.7
Danish3280.1
Dutch2,4500.7
English13,4353.9
French (except Basque)18,3932.4
French Canadian15650.2
German50,57514.5
Greek9940.3
Hungarian1,0130.3
Irish130,1178.6
Italian12,5793.6
Lithuanian4780.1
Norwegian9280.3
Polish5,3241.5
Portuguese1500.0
Russian1,2530.4
Scotch-Irish2,4290.7
Scottish2,4350.7
Slovak4200.1
Subsaharan African5,4811.6
Swedish1,1760.3
Swiss7490.2
Ukrainian4230.1
United States or American10,6413.1
Welsh8850.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)4980.1
Other ancestries173,24249.8
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19

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