The City of Sturgeon Bay had a population of 9,343 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Sturgeon Bay is located at latitude 44.8342 and longitude -87.377 in Door County. The formal boundaries for the City of Sturgeon Bay encompass a land area of 9.82 sq. miles and a water area of 1.84 sq. miles. Door County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 600 feet.
The City of Sturgeon Bay has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sturgeon Bay: Graham, Ottumba, Tehema.
|Total Population||9,343 (100%)|
|Population in Households||9,151 (97.9%)|
|Population in Families||6,700 (71.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||192 ( 2.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$55,386|
|Average Household Income||$72,183|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,218|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,275 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,084 (58.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,355 (25.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||837 (15.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$169,501|
|Average Home Value||$203,844|
|Housing Affordability Index3||165|
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.88%|
|Per Capita Income||1.79%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.24%|
The table below compares Sturgeon Bay to the other 778 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 99||87th|
|Population Density||# 259||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 505||35th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 268||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 245||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 238||70th|
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