St. Clair Shores is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 59,903 people and 23 constituent neighborhoods, St. Clair Shores is the 23rd largest community in Michigan.
St. Clair Shores is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (16.57%), sales jobs (9.55%), and management occupations (8.06%).
The population of St. Clair Shores overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in St. Clair Shores, 23.72% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in St. Clair Shores in 2010 was $29,307, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,228 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 Polish, Italian, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in St. Clair Shores is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Indo-European and Spanish.