Sturgis, Michigan Population 2020

10,728

Sturgis is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 10,728, it is the 84th largest city in Michigan and the 2942nd largest city in the United States. Sturgis is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually and its population has decreased by -2.42% 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 1,592 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sturgis is $48,584 with a poverty rate of 26.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $82,300. The median age in Sturgis is 33.6 years, 30.9 years for males, and 36.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.4 males.

Sturgis Demographics

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

  • White: 85.14%
  • Other race: 9.30%
  • Two or more races: 3.74%
  • Native American: 0.99%
  • Black or African American: 0.84%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sturgis, Michigan is 10,728, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,806.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,994.

Sturgis, Michigan Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202061,4912240.36%
201961,2672240.37%
201861,0432240.37%
201760,819100.02%
201660,80940.01%
201560,805-204-0.34%
201461,009240.04%
201360,98520.00%
201260,983-74-0.12%
201161,057-226-0.37%
201061,2830.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,24285.14%
Some Other Race1,0099.30%
Two or More Races4063.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native1070.99%
Black or African American910.84%

Sturgis Population Pyramid 2020

Sturgis Median Age

33.6


Total

30.9


Male

36.2


Female

Sturgis Adults

There are 7,922 adults, (1,372 of whom are seniors) in Sturgis.

Sturgis Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Sturgis Sex Ratio

Female

5,614

51.72%

Male

5,241

48.28%

Sturgis Households and Families

Sturgis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sturgis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All62%38%
Male55.6%44.4%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female47.4%52.6%

62.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3102.4962
Married1,6943.2782.9
Non Family1,5741.247.4
Female7132.9847.4
Male3293.5555.6

3.08

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

9.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sturgis Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5818.62%
9th to 12th Grade5598.29%
High School Graduate2,69239.92%
Some College1,58323.48%
Associates Degree69610.32%
Bachelors Degree3735.53%
Graduate Degree2593.84%

Sturgis Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4514,938612
Hispanic1,10750620
Other Race47319113
Multiple Races1651447
Native American5530
Black4949

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 11.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,876$33,138$25,396
Less Than High School$30,805$31,637$19,766
High School Grad$31,285$34,940$25,593
Some College$29,756$31,491$26,179
Bachelors Degree$36,731$54,028$31,750
Graduate Degree$60,893$112,031$2,500

$30,876

Average Earnings

$33,138

Average Male

$25,396

Average Female

Sturgis Language

Sturgis Language by Age

Sturgis Language

78.75% of Sturgis residents speak only English, while 21.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.53% of the population.

Sturgis Poverty

Sturgis Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,6381,53920.15%
Hispanic2,5591,17545.92%
Other1,00929128.84%
Multiple4069924.38%
Black802733.75%
Native1072523.36%

26.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.03%

Male Poverty Rate

29.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sturgis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sturgis is Hispanic, with 45.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sturgis is White, with 20.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.81%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.13%
High School19.58%
Some College10.71%
Bachelors or Greater2.22%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.00%
Female Unemployed21.97%
Female Employed16.43%
Male Employed8.84%

Sturgis Income

Sturgis Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,392$48,584
Families$47,615$53,568
Married Families$59,119-
Non Families$30,187$34,494

Sturgis Marital Status

Sturgis Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Sturgis Married by Age and Sex

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 35-44.

Sturgis Marital Status by Race

Sturgis Veterans

458

Number of Veterans

441

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam136
First Gulf War91
Second Gulf War65
World War II48
Korea29
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54119
55 to 64116
65 to 74105
75+88
18 to 3430
Name Veterans % of Total
White4396.30%
Black1424.56%
Indian59.09%

$Sturgis Veterans by Education

12.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sturgis Employment Status

64.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sturgis Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

64.91%

Born in Michigan

90.62%

Native Born

9.38%

Foreign Born

7.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.62% of Sturgis residents were born in the United States, with 64.91% having been born in Michigan. 7.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202010,728-39-0.36%
201910,767-39-0.36%
201810,80620.02%
201710,804-39-0.36%
201610,843-7-0.06%
201510,850-63-0.58%
201410,913-15-0.14%
201310,928-15-0.14%
201210,943-31-0.28%
201110,974-53-0.48%
201011,027-258-0.23%
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%