Saint Joseph , Buchanan County, Missouri

County seat of Buchanan County, Missouri, United States

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Saint Joseph is a city located in the county of Buchanan in the U.S. state of Missouri. In the 2010 census it had a population of 76,780 inhabitants and a population density of 662 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 74,875 inhabitants.

The city was created 178 years ago in 1842.

The city has a total area of 44.79 square miles (116 km2).

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Saint Joseph, MO Quick Facts

Population : 74,875 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri
County : Buchanan County
Different from : Joseph
Postal code : 64501
Phone Area Codes : 816
Area : 116 km2
Official name : d3
Named for : Joseph
Capital city : Saint Joseph is capital of Buchanan County
Establishment : January 01, 1843 (178 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 21:48:56 (11th April 2021)
Zip Code : 64501
Density : 645 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -2.54% (2010-2019)

Year Population Method
2010 76,780 census
2011 77,202 estimation process
2012 77,332 estimation process
2013 77,221 estimation process
2014 76,994 estimation process
2015 76,496 estimation process
2016 76,443 estimation process
2017 76,076 estimation process
2018 75,604 estimation process
2019 74,875 estimation process

According to census records, the population of Saint Joseph decreased by 2.54% in 9 years.

Saint Joseph, MO zip code is 64501. County name: Buchanan, County fips: 29021

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People born in Saint Joseph, MO (135)

Many people were born here, including actress, singer, dancer, and philanthropist Jane Wyman, jazz saxophonist Coleman Hawkins, actress, comedian, singer, and dancer Betty Garrett, you can see a list of people who born in Saint Joseph, MO.

Other cities in Buchanan County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Buchanan County , MO.

City Name Population Title
Sparta 1,946 City in Christian County, Missouri
Taos 1,153 City in Cole County, Missouri, United States
Agency 660 Human settlement in Buchanan County, Missouri, United States of America
Rushville 280 Village in the United States
Easton 233 City in Buchanan County, Missouri, United States
De Kalb 222 City in Missouri, United States
Lewis and Clark Village 128 Village in the United States

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Saint Joseph, MO distances to biggest Missouri cities

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