Sturgis, MI (City Center)




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About Sturgis, MI (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Sturgis is $88,497, which is less expensive than 69.6% of Michigan neighborhoods and 69.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Sturgis City Center is currently $654, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 90.4% of Michigan neighborhoods.

Sturgis City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Sturgis, Michigan.

Real estate in the City Center of Sturgis, MI is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.2% in Sturgis City Center. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 44.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Sturgis, the City Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Sturgis City Center neighborhood has more Lithuanian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Lithuanian ancestry.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the City Center neighborhood in Sturgis are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 91.7% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 36.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 79.9% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Sturgis City Center neighborhood, 32.9% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 26.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (24.9%), and 15.7% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the City Center neighborhood in Sturgis, MI, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (25.5%). There are also a number of people of Mexican ancestry (18.0%), and residents who report English roots (6.0%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (5.5%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (4.9%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Sturgis City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 80.6% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (18.7%).

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Sturgis City Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (54.6% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (83.2%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (14.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Sturgis 0.101011101001110
Michigan 4.16
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City Center 0.101011101001110
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Michigan 18.86
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Michigan 28

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of MI school districts.

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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MI Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sturgis Schools Adult Education Center
107 West West St
Sturgis, MI, 49091
PK-12
Wenzel School
403 East Park St
Sturgis, MI, 49091
KG-02
Eastwood School
909 South Franks Ave
Sturgis, MI, 49091
03-05
Sturgis Middle School
1400 East Lafayette St
Sturgis, MI, 49091
06-08
Congress School
421 East Congress St
Sturgis, MI, 49091
KG-02
Sturgis High School
216 Vinewood Ave
Sturgis, MI, 49091
09-12
Wall School
702 East Lafayette St
Sturgis, MI, 49091
KG-02

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