|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sturgis is 1,597. Sturgis, Kentucky is the 8,453rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Sturgis was in 1990, when its population was 2,191. In 1990, Sturgis was the 6,574th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,453rd largest city in the US. Sturgis is currently 27.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Sturgis has shrunk 21.9% since the year 2000. Sturgis, Kentucky's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8351||Coal Run Village||1,650||143.0%|
|8551||Orchard Grass Hills||1,554||16.9%|
|8450||Crystal Falls, Michigan||1,597||-10.5%|
|8451||Fair Grove, Missouri||1,597||41.3%|
|8454||Harbor Beach, Michigan||1,596||-12.8%|
The total voting age population of Sturgis, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,482. The voting age population is 50.0% male and 50.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.9% of the residents of Sturgis are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sturgis are 94.6% White and 5.4% Black.
In Sturgis, 19.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.4%. On a per-household basis, 14.1% of families are below the poverty line in Sturgis.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.0% of Sturgis residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.3% of Sturgis residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.5% have a bachelor's degree and 3.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sturgis residents aged 5 and older, 2.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sturgis is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sturgis, 18.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sturgis is $40,980.
In Sturgis, 56.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.7% of housing units in Sturgis.
Of all the housing units in Sturgis, 28.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Sturgis, 1.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sturgis is $526.
In Sturgis, 69.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.