Sanford, Michigan Population 2020

830

Sanford is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 830, it is the 379th largest city in Michigan and the 11120th largest city in the United States. Sanford is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -3.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 859 in 2010. Sanford reached it's highest population of 859 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Sanford has a population density of 653 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sanford is $72,501 with a poverty rate of 9.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $728 per month, and the median house value is $116,300. The median age in Sanford is 48.9 years, 49.7 years for males, and 48.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.6 males.

Sanford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sanford was:

  • White: 98.79%
  • Black or African American: 1.08%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Sanford, Michigan is 830, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 838.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 859.

Sanford, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White73498.79%
Black or African American81.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.13%

Sanford Population Pyramid 2020

Sanford Median Age

48.9


Total

49.7


Male

48.3


Female

Sanford Adults

There are 672 adults, (176 of whom are seniors) in Sanford.

Sanford Age Dependency

49.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Sanford Sex Ratio

Female

365

49.13%

Male

378

50.87%

Sanford Households and Families

Sanford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sanford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
Male82.4%17.6%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family66%34%
Female51.4%48.6%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3911.973.1
Non Family1911.1966
Married1482.5786.5
Female352.3751.4
Male173.0682.4

2.51

Average Family Size

1.9

Average Household Size

11.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sanford Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.51%
9th to 12th Grade183.04%
High School Graduate17729.90%
Some College15726.52%
Associates Degree6911.66%
Bachelors Degree9716.39%
Graduate Degree7111.99%

Sanford Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White581565168
Hispanic62
Black44
Native American1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,900$38,214$26,500
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$24,750$28,750$19,773
Some College$24,853$38,500$23,167
Bachelors Degree$53,906$54,063$
Graduate Degree$48,750$30,625$55,156

$31,900

Average Earnings

$38,214

Average Male

$26,500

Average Female

Sanford Language

Sanford Language by Age

Sanford Language

99.45% of Sanford residents speak only English, while 0.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.

Sanford Poverty

Sanford Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White728648.79%
Hispanic6466.67%

9.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.90%

Male Poverty Rate

6.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sanford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sanford is Hispanic, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sanford is White, with 8.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.05%
High School13.56%
Some College7.96%
Bachelors or Greater3.57%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed57.14%
Male Employed7.14%
Female Employed3.52%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sanford Income

Sanford Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,350$72,501
Families$70,909$88,252
Married Families$75,000-
Non Families$30,481$40,635

Sanford Marital Status

Sanford Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sanford Married by Age and Sex

Sanford Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Sanford Marital Status by Race

Sanford Veterans

72

Number of Veterans

69

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam38
First Gulf War13
Korea10
Second Gulf War4
World War II2
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7436
75+14
35 to 5413
55 to 647
18 to 342
Name Veterans % of Total
White7210.86%
Hispanic233.33%

$Sanford Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sanford Employment Status

62.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Sanford Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

87.21%

Born in Michigan

99.06%

Native Born

0.94%

Foreign Born

0.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.06% of Sanford residents were born in the United States, with 87.21% having been born in Michigan. 0.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020830-4-0.48%
2019834-4-0.48%
2018838-1-0.12%
2017839-4-0.47%
2016843-5-0.59%
201584810.12%
20148470.00%
2013847-4-0.47%
2012851-6-0.70%
2011857-2-0.23%
20108590.00%