Saugatuck, Michigan Population 2023

847

Saugatuck is a city located in Allegan County Michigan. With a 2023 population of 847, it is the 453rd largest city in Michigan and the 15894th largest city in the United States.Saugatuck is currently declining at a rate of -0.7% annually and its population has decreased by -2.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 865 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Saugatuck has a population density of 609 people per square mile.

The average household income in Saugatuck is $95,887 with a poverty rate of 15.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Saugatuck is 53.4 years, 53.4 years for males, and 53.6 years for females.

Saugatuck Demographics

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

  • White: 97.22%
  • Two or more races: 2.34%
  • Native American: 0.44%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Saugatuck, Michigan is 847 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 865.

Saugatuck, Michigan Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Saugatuck Population by Race

Saugatuck Population Pyramid 2023

Saugatuck Median Age

53.4

Total

53.4

Male

53.6

Female

Saugatuck Adults

There are 718 adults, (258 of whom are seniors) in Saugatuck.

Saugatuck Age Dependency

95.4

Age Dependency Ratio

56.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Saugatuck Sex Ratio

Female44949.94%
Male45050.06%

Saugatuck Population by Age

Saugatuck Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.66

Average Family Size

1.98

Average Household Size

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Saugatuck Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Saugatuck Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Saugatuck Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 55.45%.

Saugatuck Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$70,446

Average Earnings

$76,875

Average Male

$

Average Female

Saugatuck Earnings by Educational Attainment

Saugatuck Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Saugatuck Language

91.57% of Saugatuck residents speak only English, while 8.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.58% of the population.

Saugatuck Language

Saugatuck Poverty by Race

rate

15.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

12%

Male Poverty Rate

14.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saugatuck

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saugatuck is Hispanic, with 177.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saugatuck is White, with 10.2% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.12%.

Saugatuck Poverty

Saugatuck Poverty Rate by Education

Saugatuck Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Saugatuck Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Saugatuck Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Saugatuck Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Saugatuck Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Saugatuck Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Saugatuck Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

35

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Saugatuck Veterans by War

Saugatuck Veterans by Age

count

Saugatuck Veterans by Race

Saugatuck Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

8.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saugatuck Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

0.9%

Unemployment Rate

Saugatuck Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Saugatuck Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Saugatuck 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

58.5%

Born in Saugatuck

100%

Native Born

3.93%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

3.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Saugatuck residents were born in the United States, with 58.5% having been born in Michigan. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Saugatuck Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Saugatuck Population by Year