The City of Saint Clair Shores had a population of 59,800 as of July 1, 2020. Saint Clair Shores ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density 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 Shores is located at latitude 42.497 and longitude -82.8888 in Macomb County. The formal boundaries for the City of Saint Clair Shores encompass a land area of 11.67 sq. miles and a water area of 2.73 sq. miles. Macomb County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 581 feet.
The City of Saint Clair Shores (GNIS ID: 1627026) 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.
|Total Population||59,800 (100%)|
|Population in Households||59,520 (99.5%)|
|Population in Families||45,355 (75.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||280 ( 0.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$60,822|
|Average Household Income||$76,973|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,705|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||28,914 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||21,420 (74.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,534 (19.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,960 ( 6.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$140,398|
|Average Home Value||$171,953|
|Housing Affordability Index3||204|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.82%|
|Per Capita Income||1.23%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.22%|
The table below compares Saint Clair Shores to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 20||97th|
|Population Density||# 13||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 179||74th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 287||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 133||81st|
|Diversity Index||# 206||70th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.