Living in Sault Ste. Marie, MI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Sault Ste. Marie SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Sault Ste. Marie, MI Crime Report

255
Total Crimes
1,880.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.77%
Below National Average

Sault Ste. Marie, MI Cost Of Living

81
Sault Ste. Marie's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan Info Snack

Sault Ste. Marie /su sent mri/ is a city in, and the county seat of, Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is situated on the northeastern end of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, on the Canada┬ľUS border, and separated from its twin city of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, by the St. Marys River. The city is relatively isolated from other communities in Michigan and is 346 miles from Detroit. The population was 14,144 at the 2010 census, making it the second most populous city in the Upper Peninsula. By contrast, the Canadian Sault Ste. Marie is much larger, with more than 75,000 residents, based on more extensive industry developed in the 20th century and an economy with closer connections to other communities.
Population
13,712
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
24.7%
Median Home
$87,400
Median Income
$36,102
Median Rent
$694

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Population over time in Sault Ste. Marie

Year Population % Change
2017 13,712 -0.6%
2016 13,798 -1.0%
2015 13,941 -0.8%
2014 14,048 -0.5%
2013 14,121 -0.4%
2012 14,171 -0.6%
2011 14,251 -0.5%
2010 14,325 -0.4%
2009 14,382 -
Crime/100k Sault Ste. Marie MI USA
Violent Crime 221.3 449.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 7.4 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 125.4 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 1659.7 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 154.9 316.6 376.0
Larceny 1423.6 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 81.1 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sault Ste. Marie

White
74.2% (10,178)
African American
3.4% (464)
American Indian
12.1% (1,655)
Asian
0.5% (65)
Hawaiian
0.4% (49)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
7.8% (1,067)
Hispanic
1.7% (234)
Race Sault Ste. Marie MI USA
White 74.2% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 3.4% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 12.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 7.8% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.7% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan

Less than $10,000
10.8% (148,716)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (107,113)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.6% (241,484)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (174,059)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (177,885)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (250,091)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (141,543)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.1% (84,160)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (22,474)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (23,670)
Income Sault Ste. Marie MI USA
Less than $10,000 10.8% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.6% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.1% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in Sault Ste. Marie

Female
48.5% (6,644)
Male
51.5% (7,067)
Gender Sault Ste. Marie MI USA
Female 48.5% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 51.5% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sault Ste. Marie for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (274)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,096)
High School / GED
29.0% (3,976)
Some College
27.0% (3,702)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,234)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (2,468)
Master's Degree
5.0% (685)
Professional Degree
1.0% (137)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (137)
Education Sault Ste. Marie MI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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