St. James demographics profile

StatisticSt. JamesNorth CarolinaNational
Population4,4389,940,828318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)52918191
Median age67.338.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)94%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 180%43%43%
Speak English98%89%79%
Speak Spanish1%7%13%
St. James, NC has a population of 4,438 and is the 6,979th largest city in the United States. The population density is 529 per sq mi which is 192% higher than the North Carolina average and 484% higher than the national average. The median age in St. James is 67 which is approximately 76% higher than the North Carolina average of 38. In St. James, 94% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 5% of St. James residents were born in North Carolina, 93% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in St. James is 192% higher than North Carolina.
  • The median age in St. James is 76% higher than North Carolina.
  • In St. James 97.86% of the population is White.
  • In St. James 1.35% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In St. James 0.79% of the population is Asian.

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St. James population breakdown by race

RaceSt. JamesNorth CarolinaNational
White97.86%69.24%73.35%
Black or African American1.35%21.50%12.63%
Asian0.79%2.56%5.22%
American Indian0.00%1.18%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%2.45%3.06%
Other race0.00%3.01%4.75%
In St. James, 1.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The St. James, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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