|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of South Haven is 4,038. South Haven, Michigan is the 5,409th largest city in the US.
The peak population of South Haven was in 1990, when its population was 5,977. In 1990, South Haven was the 3,610th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,409th largest city in the US. South Haven is currently 32.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
South Haven has shrunk 19.5% since the year 2000. South Haven, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5403||Lathrup Village, Michigan||4,048||-4.2%|
|5405||Marine City, Michigan||4,046||-12.8%|
|5409||South Haven, Michigan||4,038||-19.5%|
|5410||Mount Olive, North Carolina||4,036||-11.3%|
|5411||Point Pleasant, West Virginia||4,031||-12.9%|
The total voting age population of South Haven, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,738. The voting age population is 45.5% male and 54.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 32.7% of the residents of South Haven are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of South Haven are 80.5% White, 15.4% Black, 2.7% Two or more races, 1.0% Asian and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 2.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In South Haven, 12.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 39.0%. On a per-household basis, 8.5% of families are below the poverty line in South Haven.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.3% of South Haven residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.4% of South Haven residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 41.3% have a bachelor's degree and 19.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among South Haven residents aged 5 and older, 3.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in South Haven is 1.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In South Haven, 9.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in South Haven is $57,539.
In South Haven, 63.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.3% of housing units in South Haven.
Of all the housing units in South Haven, 30.4% of them were build before 1940.
In South Haven, 9.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 330 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in South Haven is $674.
In South Haven, 77.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.