|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Southgate is 29,896. Southgate, Michigan is the 1,315th largest city in the US.
Southgate is located entirely in Wayne County.
The peak population of Southgate was in 1990, when its population was 30,756. In 1990, Southgate was the 910th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,315th largest city in the US. Southgate is currently 2.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Southgate has shrunk 1.8% since the year 2000. Southgate, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Southgate has a population density of 4,389 people per square mile.
|1313||Rahway, New Jersey||29,911||12.7%|
|1321||Matthews, North Carolina||29,623||28.3%|
The total voting age population of Southgate, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 23,279. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.6% of the residents of Southgate are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Southgate are 85.2% White, 6.1% Black, 4.0% Asian, 2.5% Two or more races, 1.6% Other and 0.6% American Indian. Additionally, 8.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Southgate, 10.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.4%. On a per-household basis, 7.0% of families are below the poverty line in Southgate.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.3% of Southgate residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.1% of Southgate residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.2% have a bachelor's degree and 6.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Southgate residents aged 5 and older, 10.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 5.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Southgate is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Southgate, 8.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Southgate is $57,133.
In Southgate, 65.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.3% of housing units in Southgate.
Of all the housing units in Southgate, 4.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Southgate, 5.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Southgate is $876.
In Southgate, 79.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.