St. Clair Shores, MI

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Living in St. Clair Shores

St. Clair Shores is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 58,874 people and 23 constituent neighborhoods, St. Clair Shores is the 25th largest community in Michigan.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, St. Clair Shores is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, St. Clair Shores is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Clair Shores who work in office and administrative support (14.45%), sales jobs (9.94%), and management occupations (8.07%).

Also of interest is that St. Clair Shores has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The overall education level of St. Clair Shores is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.54% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in St. Clair Shores in 2018 was $36,196, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $144,784 for a family of four. However, St. Clair Shores contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call St. Clair Shores home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Clair Shores residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in St. Clair Shores include German, Polish, Irish, Italian, and English.

The most common language spoken in St. Clair Shores is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.