Stanton is a city located in Montcalm County Michigan. Stanton has a 2020 population of 1,334. It is also the county seat of Montcalm County. Stanton is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -1.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,348 in 2010.
The average household income in Stanton is $42,577 with a poverty rate of 27.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $623 per month, and the median house value is $82,200. The median age in Stanton is 37 years, 33.8 years for males, and 41 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Stantonwas:
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 9.36%.
95.42% of Stanton residents speak only English, while 4.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.71% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Stanton is White, with 28.65% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Stanton is Hispanic, with 22.22% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 18.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.97%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Stanton
98.67% of Stanton residents were born in the United States, with 83.68% having been born in Michigan. 1.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.