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St James County Statistics

Facts

Land area241.5 square miles
Population Density91.5 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)21,752
Population change-1.6%
Under 5 years of age6.4%
Under 1824.2%
65 and over14.4%
Females51.4%
White49.4
Hispanic or Latino of any race1.7
Asian0.3%
Two or more races0.7%
Black or African American49.4%
Native American0.2%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school83%
Had a bachelor degree or higher13%
Veterans1,347

Households and Housing

Households7,786
Persons per household2.8
Living in the same house for one year or more94.4%
Median household income$55,443
The Per capita income$24,930
Live below the poverty line16.4%
Housing units8,618
Multi-unit structures7%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$125,000
Residents owning their homes81.5%

Business Facts

Total number of firms1,375
Women-owned firms40.1%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms40.3%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$162,938
Retail sales per capita$7,669
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$0
Source US Census Data