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About Southgate

Southgate is a suburb in the Detroit Metro Area and in the Wayne County. It has a population of 29,948 and a population density of 4,356, which is 98% above the national average. It has a median age of 40, which is same as the Detroit Metro median age and 1 year above the national average.


Southgate has a median home value of $179,100, which is 27% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,399 is 1% above the metro average rent and 33% below the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Detroit. The average household income in Southgate is $62,792 , which is 12% below the Metro average household income and 16% below the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Southgate is 4. Southgate also has a crime index 111 that is above the Metro average and above the National average.


$179,100Median Home Value
$245,800 Detroit Metro Area
$1,399Median Rent
$1,388 Detroit Metro Area
3 /10 - 7 /10
School Rating
28 mins To Detroit Metro Area
24 mins Average Travel Time To Work

Southgate Zip Code

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Southgate's population is made up of 46% married, 34% single, 12% divorced and 8% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 38%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 28%. Homeowners make up 68% of the population in Southgate.

29,948Population
4,345,761 Detroit Metro Area
4,356Population Density
  • 49% Male
  • 51% Female
40 Median Age
40 Detroit Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Southgate is $34,480. The Median Household Income is $62,792 and the Southgate Unemployment Rate is 5%.

$34,480Income Per Capita
$40,496 Detroit Metro Area
$62,792Median Household Income
$71,265 Detroit Metro Area
10% Poverty Rate
14% Detroit Metro Area
5% Unemployment Rate
5% Detroit Metro Area
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Amenities in Southgate
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$179,100Median Home Value
$245,800 Detroit Metro Area
$1,399Median Rent
$1,388 Detroit Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Detroit Metro Area

Occupancy Type

Renters
32%
Home Owners
68%
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3 /10 - 7 /10
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Top Schools in Southgate

Woodhaven-Brownstown School District
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16400 Carter Road, Woodhaven, MI, 48183
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Wyandotte, School District Of The City Of
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1440 Superior Boulevard, Wyandotte, MI, 48192
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Lincoln Park, School District Of The City Of
7
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3750 Howard Street, Lincoln Park, MI, 48146
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Southgate Community School District
6
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12600 Fordline Street, Southgate, MI, 48195
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Riverview Community School District
5
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19400 Hampton Street, Riverview, MI, 48193
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28 mins
Detroit Metro Area
24 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Detroit Metropolitan Airport
24 mins
Baker College Flint
1 hr 28 mins
Northwood University Michigan
52 mins
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