St. Petersburg, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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St. Petersburg, Florida Info Snack

Population
261,338
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
13.4%
Median Home
$205,000
Median Income
$56,982
Median Rent
$1,116

St. Petersburg SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8

St. Petersburg, FL Crime Report

10,186
Total Crimes
3,805.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
53.63%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
St. Petersburg
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 10,186 3,805.1 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,594 595.5 378.4 366.7
Murder 17 6.4 5.2 5.0
Robbery 297 110.9 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1,155 431.5 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 8,592 3,209.6 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 1,044 390.0 295.2 340.5
Larceny 6,765 2,527.1 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 783 292.5 181.8 219.9

St. Petersburg, FL Cost Of Living

95
St. Petersburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense St. Petersburg Florida National Average
Overall 95 99 100
Services 95 99 100
Groceries 104 105 100
Health 103 100 100
Housing 89 96 100
Transportation 99 98 100
Utilities 90 102 100

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Population over time in St. Petersburg

Year Population % Change
2019 261,338 0.9%
2018 259,041 1.2%
2017 256,031 1.0%
2016 253,585 1.1%
2015 250,713 0.9%
2014 248,429 0.7%
2013 246,642 0.5%
2012 245,363 0.1%
2011 245,097 -0.3%
2010 245,715 -

Race / Ethnicity in St. Petersburg

White
63.3% (165,483)
African American
21.8% (56,969)
American Indian
0.2% (521)
Asian
3.4% (8,903)
Hawaiian
0.0% (107)
Other
0.3% (850)
Two Or More
2.6% (6,924)
Hispanic
8.3% (21,581)
Race St. Petersburg FL USA
White 63.3% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 21.8% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.4% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.3% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in St. Petersburg

Female
51.4% (134,455)
Male
48.6% (126,883)
Gender St. Petersburg FL USA
Female 51.4% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in St. Petersburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (15,680)
High School / GED
26.0% (67,947)
Some College
21.0% (54,880)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (26,133)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (60,107)
Master's Degree
9.0% (23,520)
Professional Degree
3.0% (7,840)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (5,226)
Education St. Petersburg FL USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For St. Petersburg, Florida

Less than $10,000
6.1% (1,603,312)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (1,172,074)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.4% (2,461,716)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (2,679,610)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (3,456,603)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (4,814,965)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (3,316,768)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.8% (3,615,833)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.4% (1,412,954)
$200,000 or more
6.1% (1,599,960)
Income St. Petersburg FL USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.4% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.8% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.4% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.1% 6.0% 7.7%

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