• These are the people who make us shine.

    41.8Median Age

  • These are the people who make us shine.

    259,906City Population

  • These are the people who make us shine.

    51.7%Female

  • These are the people who make us shine.

    48.3%Male

  • These are the people who make us shine.

    35.4%Married

Average Household Income: $67,283

  • 69% White
  • 23.8% Black
  • 0.3% American Indian
  • 3.1% Asian
  • 0.1% Pacific Islander
  • 7.1% Hispanic
  • 2.8% Two or More Races
  • 0.9% Other Race Origin

More than 56% are working age

  • 15.3% 0-14 years
  • 12.1% 15-24 years
  • 13.6% 25-34 years
  • 12.6% 35-44 years
  • 15.2% 45-54 years
  • 14.6% 55-64 years
  • 16.8% 65+ years

40.5% have a college degree

St. Pete is home to Florida’s first LEED-Gold certified home, of which there were just 19 at the time of building. It is also home to a series of LEED-certified buildings and net zero buildings.

There are plenty of resources to help you build a LEED certified home or building space, in addition to the solar energy options you would expect to be a given in the sunshine city. The City of St. Pete provides information and support to help you build an environmentally conscious home and office.

Accolades

The stuff our growing workforce values.

  • Number 8 on Forbes Fastest Growing Cities
  • Top 20 Best Place to Live by Coastal Living
  • Top 5 underrated food city on the East Coast by USA Today
  • Best city for millennial job seekers in Florida by NerdWallet
  • Downtown St. Petersburg has a Walk and Bike Score of 91 (out of 100!)