Stanton is a city located in Montcalm County Michigan. It is also the county seat of Montcalm County. With a 2020 population of 1,418, it is the 300th largest city in Michigan and the 8934th largest city in the United States . Stanton is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually but its population has increased by 0.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,417 in 2010. Stanton reached it's highest population of 1,424 in 2018. Spanning over 2 miles, Stanton has a population density of 661 people per square mile.
The average household income in Stanton is $42,577 with a poverty rate of 22.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $610 per month, and the median house value is $81,600. The median age in Stanton is 37 years, 33.8 years for males, and 41 years for females.