St. Maries is a very small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 2,325 people and two constituent neighborhoods, St. Maries is the 55th largest community in Idaho.
When you are in St. Maries, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 46.01% of St. Maries’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, St. Maries is a city of transportation and shipping workers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Maries who work in office and administrative support (9.48%), healthcare (8.90%), and sales jobs (5.78%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.62 minutes getting to work every day.
St. Maries is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In St. Maries, just 12.29% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in St. Maries in 2010 was $19,818, which is upper middle income relative to Idaho, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,272 for a family of four.
The people who call St. Maries home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Maries residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in St. Maries include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in St. Maries is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Miao/Hmong.