Saint Clair, MI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Saint Clair, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Saint Clair had a population of 5,410 as of July 1, 2016. Saint Clair ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Saint Clair is located at latitude 42.8265 and longitude -82.4924 in St. Clair County. The formal boundaries for the City of Saint Clair (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.68 sq. miles. St. Clair County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 587 feet.

The City of Saint Clair (GNIS ID: 1627024) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Saint Clair population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Saint Clair, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,410
Population in Households 5,386
Population in Familes 4,381
Population in Group Qrtrs 24
Population Density1 1,847
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 2,308
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 1,501
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,523 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,631 (64.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 677 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 215 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $158,730
Average Home Value $190,230


Median Household Income $54,257
Average Household Income $66,243
Per Capita Income $28,376
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.22% -0.17%
Households 0.01% -0.03%
Families -0.21% -0.17%
Median Household Income   1.86%
Per Capita Income   2.05%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Saint Clair, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Saint Clair to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 167 76th
Population Density1 # 155 78th
Diversity Index2 # 584 16th
Median Household Income # 152 78th
Per Capita Income # 156 78th

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