|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sturgis is 11,025. Sturgis, Michigan is the 2,917th largest city in the US.
Sturgis is located entirely in St Joseph County.
The peak population of Sturgis was in 2000, when its population was 11,284. In 2000, Sturgis was the 2,514th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,917th largest city in the US. Sturgis is currently 2.3% smaller than it was in 2000.
Sturgis has shrunk 2.2% since the year 2000. Sturgis, Michigan's growth is below average. 80% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Sturgis has a population density of 1,692.9 people per square mile.
|2854||Grosse Pointe Park||11,419||-8.2%|
|2860||East Grand Rapids||11,389||5.7%|
|2915||Van Wert, Ohio||11,039||1.4%|
|2922||Beachwood, New Jersey||11,014||6.0%|
|2923||Sierra Madre, California||11,013||3.8%|
The total voting age population of Sturgis, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,061. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.7% of the residents of Sturgis are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sturgis are 87.6% White, 6.7% Other, 3.5% Two or more races, 1.2% American Indian and 0.9% Black. Additionally, 24.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Sturgis, 26.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 42.8%. On a per-household basis, 20.7% of families are below the poverty line in Sturgis.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.6% of Sturgis residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.7% of Sturgis residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.6% have a bachelor's degree and 3.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sturgis residents aged 5 and older, 22.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 21.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sturgis is 6.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sturgis, 7.5% 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 $41,630.
In Sturgis, 59.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.6% of housing units in Sturgis.
Of all the housing units in Sturgis, 24.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Sturgis, 2.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 130 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sturgis is $726.
In Sturgis, 75.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.