The City of Sturgis had a population of 1,865 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Sturgis is located at latitude 37.5462 and longitude -87.9874 in Union County. The formal boundaries for the City of Sturgis (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Union County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 371 feet.
The City of Sturgis (GNIS ID: 2405536) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Sturgis is located within Sturgis Division of Union County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sturgis population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,849|
|Population in Familes||1,497|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||16|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||942 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||521 (55.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||282 (29.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||139 (14.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,185|
|Average Home Value||$102,548|
|Median Household Income||$34,206|
|Average Household Income||$43,937|
|Per Capita Income||$18,677|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.83%|
|Per Capita Income||2.22%|
The table below compares Sturgis to the other 524 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 170||68th|
|Population Density1||# 206||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 195||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 362||31st|
|Per Capita Income||# 331||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.