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  St. Louis Population Reaches 451,770
Category:  Demographics (immigration, etc.)
Brief Description:  The population of the City of St. Louis reached 451,770 in 1890. This was an increase of nearly 100,000 people from a decade earlier. By 1900, St. Louis ranked as the 4th largest city in the nation, behind only New York City, Chicago and Philadephia (Primm).
Year:  1890
Decade:  1890 - 1899
Beginning Date:    1890
Ending Date:     Dec. 31, 1890



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