CITY LANDING: About Petersburg

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Petersburg Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 13.27%
    10-17: 11.59%
    18-29: 15.02%
    30-39: 14.55%
    40-49: 14.16%
    50-64: 15.76%
    65 & Over: 15.65%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 22.88 sq mi
    Total Population: 32,807
    Population Density Ranking (National): 49th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 52nd percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 76th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 71st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $28,851
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $36,487
    Median Income Ranking (National): 19th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 16th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 18th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 13th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 32nd percentile
    Single: 68th percentile
    Married With Children: 12th percentile
    Married With No Children: 20th percentile
    Single With Children: 17th percentile
    Single With No Children: 51st percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: PETERSBURG CITY PBLC SCHS
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 15.91 : 1

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