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Sanilac County
  • County in Michigan

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Housing
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade B
  4. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  5. Diversity
    grade C
  6. Jobs
    grade B minus
  7. Weather
    grade C
  8. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade C+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  11. Commute
    grade B minus

editorial

Sanilac County is located in Michigan with a population of 40,829. In Sanilac County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Sanilac County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Sanilac County are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$130,900
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$712
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    148.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    9.9
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    9.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    237.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,146.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    59.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    43%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  11%

Working in Sanilac County

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$52,459
National
$69,021

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