Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 49783: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783

Acceptable Alternative
Sault S Marie, MI 49783

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Chippewa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.479, Longitude -84.355
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 888
  • PO Box Addresses: 603
  • Residential Addresses: 8,433
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 905
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,528

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 18,374
Population in Households 17,571
Population in Familes 12,731
Population in Group Qrtrs 803
Population Density2 127
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $44,193
Average Household Income $62,437
Per Capita Income $26,695


Total Housing Units 9,073 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,712 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,047 (33.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,314 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $102,276
Average Home Value $142,349


Total Households 7,759
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 4,470
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.52% -0.71%
Households -0.46% -0.7%
Families -0.72% -0.87%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   2.68%

Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 49783 to the other 978 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 213 78th
Population Density # 461 53rd
Diversity Index # 121 88th
Median Household Income # 687 30th
Per Capita Income # 441 55th

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