Sturgis, Michigan Population 2021

10,803
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Sturgis is a city located in St. Joseph County Michigan. With a 2020 population of 10,803, it is the 84th largest city in Michigan and the 2938th largest city in the United States . Sturgis is currently declining at a rate of -0.27% annually and its population has decreased by -1.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,994 in 2010. Sturgis reached it's highest population of 11,285 in 2000. Spanning over 7 miles, Sturgis has a population density of 1,603 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sturgis is $50,082 with a poverty rate of 26.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $726 per month, and the median house value is $84,900. The median age in Sturgis is 34.4 years, 32.3 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Sturgis Demographics

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

  • White: 87.64%
  • Other race: 6.74%
  • Two or more races: 3.49%
  • Native American: 1.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.88%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sturgis, Michigan is 10,803 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,890.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,994.

Sturgis, Michigan Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202161,068520.09%
202061,016520.09%
201960,964520.09%
201860,9122020.33%
201760,710-80-0.13%
201660,790-14-0.02%
201560,804-211-0.35%
201461,015260.04%
201360,989-3-0.00%
201260,992-76-0.12%
201161,068-220-0.36%
201061,2880.00%

Sturgis Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,55787.64%
Some Other Race7356.74%
Two or More Races3813.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native1361.25%
Black or African American960.88%
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Sturgis Population by Race

Sturgis Population Pyramid $2021

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Sturgis Median Age

34.4


Total

32.3


Male

36.5


Female

Sturgis Adults

There are 7,908 adults, (1,389 of whom are seniors) in Sturgis.

Sturgis Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46

Child Dependency Ratio

Sturgis Sex Ratio

Female

5,719

52.44%

Male

5,186

47.56%

Sturgis Population by Age

Sturgis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sturgis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.2%20.8%
All59.4%40.6%
Male55.7%44.3%
Female51.3%48.7%
Non Family39.6%60.4%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sturgis Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2512.5359.4
Married1,7873.2479.2
Non Family1,4451.2439.6
Female7212.8651.3
Male2983.7855.7

3.06

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Sturgis Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71510.40%
9th to 12th Grade6789.86%
High School Graduate2,47235.95%
Some College1,61023.41%
Associates Degree74210.79%
Bachelors Degree4536.59%
Graduate Degree2063.00%
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Sturgis Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sturgis Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,4494,852638
Hispanic1,24547315
Other Race414110
2+ Races1561327
Native American66386
Black6161

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 11.71%.

Sturgis Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,257$34,321$26,112
Less Than 9th Grade$31,656$33,285$21,548
High School Graduate$30,794$36,439$21,894
Some College$30,142$31,304$27,398
Bachelors Degree$48,171$54,250$44,167
Graduate Degree$53,333$60,893$

$31,257

Average Earnings

$34,321

Average Male

$26,112

Average Female

Sturgis Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sturgis Language by Age

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Sturgis Language

77.46% of Sturgis residents speak only English, while 22.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.85% of the population.

Sturgis Language

Sturgis Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,5871,58920.94%
Hispanic2,7101,11141.00%
Multiple3729826.34%
Other735486.53%
Black863136.05%
Native1362820.59%

26.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.90%

Male Poverty Rate

29.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sturgis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sturgis is Hispanic, with 41.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sturgis is Other, with 6.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.22%.

Sturgis Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.62%
High School20.32%
Some College10.59%
Bachelors or Greater1.97%

Sturgis Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed34.94%
Female Employed15.46%
Male Employed9.59%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sturgis Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sturgis Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,630$50,082
Families$48,242$55,016
Married Families$59,123-
Non Families$26,922$34,439
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Income by Household Type

Sturgis Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Sturgis Married by Age and Sex

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Sturgis 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 55-64.

Sturgis Marital Status by Race

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Sturgis Marital Status

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488

Number of Veterans

467

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam122
Second Gulf War117
First Gulf War102
World War II50
Korea27

Sturgis Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64142
65 to 74106
35 to 54106
75+86
18 to 3448

Sturgis Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4526.39%
Black2029.85%
Hispanic100.63%
2+ Races105.15%
Native American69.09%

Sturgis Veterans by Race

Sturgis Veterans by Education

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15.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sturgis Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Sturgis Employment by Age

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Sturgis Employment by Race

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Sturgis Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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65.40%

Born in Sturgis

90.18%

Native Born

9.82%

Foreign Born

7.86%

Non Citizen

1.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.18% of Sturgis residents were born in the United States, with 65.40% having been born in Michigan. 7.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sturgis Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,803-29-0.27%
202010,832-29-0.27%
201910,861-29-0.27%
201810,890-3-0.03%
201710,893-52-0.48%
201610,945-9-0.08%
201510,954-63-0.57%
201411,017-16-0.15%
201311,033-13-0.12%
201211,046-33-0.30%
201111,079-53-0.48%
201011,132-153-0.14%
200011,2851,1551.09%
199010,1306620.68%
19809,4681730.18%
19709,2953800.42%
19608,9151,1291.36%
19507,7865720.77%
19407,2142640.37%
19306,9509551.49%
19205,9952,3605.13%
19103,6350.00%

Sturgis Population by Year