Sanilac, Michigan Population 2024

2,318

Sanilac is a city located in Sanilac County Michigan. Sanilac has a 2024 population of 2,318. Sanilac is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually and its population has increased by 1.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,292 in 2020.

The average household income in Sanilac is $80,652 with a poverty rate of 14.66%. The median age in Sanilac is 57.1 years: 56 years for males, and 57.3 years for females.

Sanilac Demographics

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

  • White: 97.77%
  • Two or more races: 1.97%
  • Other race: 0.26%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
40.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
56.90/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
1.13% (26)
The current population of Sanilac, Michigan is 2,318 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,292.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White2,23497.77%
Two or more races451.97%
Other race60.26%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Sanilac Population by Race

Sanilac Population Pyramid 2024

Sanilac Median Age

57.1

Total

56

Male

57.3

Female

Sanilac Adults

There are 1,867 adults, (726 of whom are seniors) in Sanilac.

Sanilac Age Dependency

100.3

Age Dependency Ratio

63.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Sanilac Sex Ratio

Female1,11548.8%
Male1,17051.2%

Sanilac Population by Age

Sanilac Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,1202.0380.519.5
Married5562.5395.74.3
Non Family4531.17228
Female593.0242.457.6
Male523.6336.563.5

2.59

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Sanilac Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade734.07%
Associates Degree1629.03%
Bachelors Degree21812.15%
Graduate Degree1176.52%
High School Graduate76042.36%
Less Than 9th Grade221.23%
Some College44224.64%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Sanilac Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sanilac Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1,7391,644320
Hispanic33333
2+ Races292915
Other Race660

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 51.72%.

Sanilac Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$113,651$171,250$113,421
High School Graduate$33,893$36,979$21,250
Less Than 9th Grade$36,250$43,365$0
Overall$37,670$40,987$36,613
Some College$41,250$54,583$37,440

$37,670

Average Earnings

$40,987

Average Male

$36,613

Average Female

Sanilac Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sanilac Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Sanilac Language

96.87% of Sanilac residents speak only English, while 3.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.22% of the population.

Sanilac Language

Sanilac Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,15832515.06%
Hispanic76810.53%

14.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.18%

Male Poverty Rate

11.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sanilac

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sanilac is White, with 15.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sanilac is Hispanic, with 10.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.03%.

Sanilac Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School16.18%
Some College7.95%
Less Than 9th Grade4.21%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Sanilac Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed67.65%
Female Employed8.65%
Male Employed6.19%
Female Unemployed0%

Sanilac Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sanilac Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$69,583$92,996
Households$52,198$80,652
Married Families$75,357$-999,999,999
Non Families$36,917$60,257

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Sanilac Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

58.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Sanilac Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Sanilac Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Sanilac Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Sanilac Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

265

Number of Veterans

253

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam166
First Gulf War35
Second Gulf War13
Korea10
World War II1

Sanilac Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 74140
55 to 6458
75+54
35 to 5413
18 to 340

Sanilac Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White25914.22%
2+ Races616.67%
Hispanic49.76%

Sanilac Veterans by Race

Sanilac Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

17.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sanilac Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

49.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sanilac Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Sanilac Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Sanilac Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

87.05%

Born in Sanilac

98.25%

Native Born

1.75%

Foreign Born

1.05%

Non Citizen

0.7%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.25% of Sanilac residents were born in the United States, with 87.05% having been born in Michigan. 1.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Sanilac Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20292,34860.26%
20282,34260.26%
20272,33660.26%
20262,33060.26%
20252,32460.26%
20242,31860.26%
20232,31260.26%
20222,30660.26%
20212,30080.35%
20202,292-13-0.56%
20192,30500%
20182,30510.04%
20172,304-9-0.39%
20162,31300%
20152,313-9-0.39%
20142,322-13-0.56%
20132,335-35-1.48%
20122,370-29-1.21%
20112,399-29-1.19%
20102,42800%

Sanilac Population by Year