St. Marys is a somewhat small city located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 12,652 people and three constituent neighborhoods, St. Marys is the 82nd largest community in Pennsylvania.
St. Marys is a blue-collar town, with 42.11% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, St. Marys is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Marys who work in office and administrative support (12.50%), sales jobs (6.73%), and management occupations (6.24%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, St. Marys has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes St. Marys a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of St. Marys spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.31 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The education level of St. Marys citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.99% of adults 25 and older in St. Marys have a college degree.
The per capita income in St. Marys in 2010 was $27,183, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,732 for a family of four. However, St. Marys contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call St. Marys home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Marys residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in St. Marys include Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in St. Marys is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Indic languages.