St. Marys is a very small city located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 1,787 people and two constituent neighborhoods, St. Marys is the 99th largest community in West Virginia.
Unlike some cities, St. Marys isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in St. Marys are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, St. Marys is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Marys who work in office and administrative support (18.91%), teaching (8.66%), and sales jobs (8.09%).
Being a small city, St. Marys does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in St. Marys who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.65% of the adults in St. Marys have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in St. Marys in 2010 was $28,041, which is wealthy relative to West Virginia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,164 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. Important ancestries of people in St. Marys include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in St. Marys is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.