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St. Clair Shores, MI
Real Estate & Demographic Data

St. Clair Shores profile

Living in St. Clair Shores

St. Clair Shores is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 57,742 people and 23 associated neighborhoods, St. Clair Shores is the 25th largest community in Michigan.

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.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.90% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

In terms of college education, St. Clair Shores is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.79% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in St. Clair Shores in 2022 was $40,900, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $163,600 for a family of four. However, St. Clair Shores contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

St. Clair Shores is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. 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.