Lake St. Louis is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 15,375 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lake St. Louis is the 50th largest community in Missouri.
Lake St. Louis real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Lake St. Louis house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Lake St. Louis is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lake St. Louis is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake St. Louis who work in sales jobs (15.80%), management occupations (12.51%), and office and administrative support (10.39%).
Also of interest is that Lake St. Louis has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Lake St. Louis is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 41.12% of adults in Lake St. Louis have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Lake St. Louis in 2010 was $38,701, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,804 for a family of four.
The people who call Lake St. Louis home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lake St. Louis residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lake St. Louis include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Lake St. Louis is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.