Southgate, Michigan's estimated population is 29,088 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Southgate, Michigan is the 38th largest city in Michigan based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.
The population density is 4234.03 people/mi² (1634.76 people/km²).
The overall median age is 44.2 years, 43.4 years for males, and 44.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.7 males.
Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 13,649 households in the city, with an average size of 2.31 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.1%, with a median rent of $824/month. The median house has 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $95,400.
The median income for households in Southgate, Michigan is $51,808, while the mean household income is $61,205.
Southgate Mi Demographics
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Southgate Mi was:
88.35% of Southgate Mi residents speak only English, while 11.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.71% of the population.
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Origin of Naturalized Citizens
Born in Michigan
Place of Birth
91.70% of Southgate Mi residents were born in the United States, with 77.85% having been born in Michigan. 2.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.