St. Johns is a very small city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 3,483 people and two constituent neighborhoods, St. Johns is the 91st largest community in Arizona.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, St. Johns is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, St. Johns is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Johns who work in management occupations (14.51%), office and administrative support (13.25%), and sales jobs (8.84%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) St. Johns has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. St. Johns has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in St. Johns than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, St. Johns may be for you.
One of the benefits of St. Johns is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.92 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, St. Johns doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of St. Johns has a very low overall level of education: only 8.76% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in St. Johns in 2010 was $19,526, which is middle income relative to Arizona, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,104 for a family of four. However, St. Johns contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
St. Johns is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call St. Johns home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Johns residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. St. Johns also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.93% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in St. Johns include British, English, Irish, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in St. Johns is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Navajo.