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Sugar Island is a township in Chippewa County, in the Sault Ste. Marie metro area.
The latitude of Sugar Island is 46.440N. The longitude is -84.186W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 591 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 683.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Sugar Island demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Chippewa County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 49783 ZIP code.
16% of Sugar Island residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Sugar Island ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Sugar Island was $16,076, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Sugar Island residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Sugar Island, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $388. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $794.
Chippewa County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Sugar Island political report.
The average commute time for Sugar Island workers is 34 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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