The City of Saint Maries had a population of 2,506 as of July 1, 2020. Saint Maries ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Idaho. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Saint Maries is located at latitude 47.3144 and longitude -116.5627 in Benewah County. The formal boundaries for the City of Saint Maries encompass a land area of 1.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Benewah County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,192 feet.
The City of Saint Maries (GNIS ID: 2411762) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Idaho is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Saint Maries is located within Saint Maries Division of Benewah County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Saint Maries: Hnch'emtsn.
|Total Population||2,506 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,462 (98.2%)|
|Population in Families||1,923 (76.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||44 ( 1.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$47,054|
|Average Household Income||$61,226|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,235|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,158 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||710 (61.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||339 (29.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||109 ( 9.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$146,788|
|Average Home Value||$174,365|
|Housing Affordability Index3||192|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.96%|
|Per Capita Income||2.61%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.45%|
The table below compares Saint Maries to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 58||75th|
|Population Density||# 44||81st|
|Median Household Income||# 143||37th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 173||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 84||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 215||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.