St. Joseph, Michigan 

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Population

8,301

-1.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$52,772

Median Home Price

$185,200

Best Places to Live in St. Joseph, Michigan

Small city complex - Southwestern Michigan along the Lake Michigan shore and Indiana border. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in St. Joseph, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Nearby beaches
-Cost of living
-Healthcare
Cons
-Arts and culture
-Blighted areas
-Unemployment

Local Listings in St. Joseph
 $335,000 
4159 Grandwood Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 2656 SqFt
 $674,000 
2349 Riverside Pointe Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 4135 SqFt
 $349,900 
1014 Lydia Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 6 | 5290 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Niles-Benton Harbor Metro Area

Southwestern Michigan is known for excellent agriculture with fruit, vegetable and flower growing and a notable Dutch influence. It is also known for its Lake Michigan shore beaches, dunes and state parks. These beach areas are known around the Midwest for their sandy, almost Southern California-like beaches and summer recreation.


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QUICK FACTS

City: St. Joseph
Zip Codes: 49085
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in St. Joseph is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. St. Joseph jobs have increased by 0.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, St. Joseph's cost of living is 12.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare St. Joseph's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in St. Joseph, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Berrien county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
St. Joseph's population is 8,301 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 13.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in St. Joseph is $185,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
St. Joseph public schools spend $14,524 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.4 students per teacher in St. Joseph. More Education


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Housing Market in St. Joseph

It's a good time to buy in St. Joseph. Home Appreciation is up 10.4% in the last 12 months. Browse St. Joseph Real Estate

The median home price in St. Joseph is $185,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for St. Joseph   7 Reviews
I'm 27, never thought I'd love a small town... - 5/6/2009
I felt compelled to leave a comment because other young professionals have left words of St. Joe being boring, etc. I agree that St. Joe is not a great place for... Read More

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Small town, but lots to do - 12/2/2008
St. Joseph's location on Lake Michigan makes it a popular resort destination. The city is host to a number of festivals throughout the year, summer concerts by the river... Read More

A great little town to live in! - 7/21/2008
St. Joseph is like a little lost treasure on the west side of Michigan. Located near Lake Michigan, it's a town that has a wonderful mixture of rural and urban so you... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN ST. JOSEPH
$335,000
4159 Grandwood Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$674,000
2349 Riverside Pointe Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$349,900
1014 Lydia Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$179,900
3381 Celina Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$499,000
903 Lions Park Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$217,900
3158 Valley Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$369,900
1130 Tucker Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 3

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