Saint Joseph Berrien County, Michigan

Saint Joseph: City in and county seat of Berrien County, Michigan

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Location of Saint Joseph on Michigan map.


Saint Joseph is a city located in the county of Berrien in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,365 and a population density of 674 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,290 inhabitants.

The city was created 187 years ago in 1833.

St Joseph Michigan aerial view image
St Joseph Michigan aerial view
St Joseph Michigan aerial view image


Saint Joseph is located at 42°6'35"N 86°28'48"W (42.1097600, -86.4800200).

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Saint Joseph forecast: A chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. more

Saint Joseph Quick Facts

Population : 8,290 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Berrien County
Different from : St. Joseph County
Postal code : 49091
Area : 12.41 km2
Named for : Joseph
Altitude : 630 feet / 192 meters
Capital city : Saint Joseph is capital of Berrien County
Establishment : January 01, 1834 (187 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 13:03:52 (21st October 2021)
Density : 668 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.9% (2010-2020)
Weather : 60℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Saint Joseph decreased by 0.9% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,365 - census
2011 8,356 -0.11% estimation process
2012 8,329 -0.32% estimation process
2013 8,293 -0.43% estimation process
2014 8,341 0.58% estimation process
2015 8,285 -0.68% estimation process
2016 8,282 -0.04% estimation process
2017 8,355 0.87% estimation process
2018 8,335 -0.24% estimation process
2019 8,317 -0.22% estimation process
2020 8,290 -0.33% estimation process

Saint Joseph zip code is 49085. County name: Berrien, County fips: 26021

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People born in Saint Joseph (34)

People born in Saint Joseph, including model and actress Kate Upton, mathematician Bruce C. Berndt, U.S. Representative from Michigan Fred Upton, you can see a list of people who born in Saint Joseph.

  • Caryl Chessman (Convicted robber, kidnapper and rapist, writer) he was born in 27/05/1921
  • Rachel Renee Russell (American author) she was born in 13/03/1959
  • Tom Scheffler (American basketball player) he was born in 27/10/1954
  • Barratt O'Hara (American newspaper editor and politician) he was born in 28/04/1882
  • Amy Robach (American television journalist, correspondent and anchor) she was born in 06/02/1973
  • Ann Rivers (Washington politician) she was born in 01/01/1968
  • Antoine LeClaire (American philanthropist and businessman) he was born in 15/12/1797
  • Art Buss (American football player (1911-1998)) he was born in 14/07/1911
  • Dave Machemer (American baseball player) he was born in 24/05/1951
  • Doris Keane (American actress (1881-1945)) she was born in 12/12/1881
  • Edward I. Schalon (Corporate executive, amateur golfer) he was born in 27/02/1920
  • Eric Schadt (American scientist) he was born in 31/01/1965
  • Jenna Mammina (American singer) she was born in 24/10/1964
  • Rob Fredrickson (American football player) he was born in 13/05/1971
  • Susan Williams Gifford (politician in Massachusetts, US) she was born in 03/11/1959
  • Karen Ziemba (American actress) she was born in 12/11/1957
  • Michael Joseph Green (Bishop of Reno, Nevada) he was born in 13/10/1917
  • Harry Gast (American politician) he was born in 19/09/1920

Schools in Saint Joseph

College & universities near Saint Joseph, MI

Code Name City ZIP
172495 Twin City Beauty College Saint Joseph (MI) 49085

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Saint Joseph, MI

Code Name Address Type
SJM St. Joseph 410 1/2 Vine Street RAIL
DOA Dowagiac station 200 Depot Drive RAIL
NLS Niles station 598 Dey St. RAIL
BAM Bangor 541 Railroad St. RAIL
NBU New Buffalo 226 North Whittaker Street RAIL

Post offices near Saint Joseph

Post Office Name City ZIP
Saint Joseph Post Office Saint Joseph (MI) 49085

Other places with the same name (9)

Other cities in Berrien County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Berrien County , MI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Niles 13,758 City in Berrien and Cass counties of Michigan
Benton Harbor 9,692 City in Michigan
Fair Plain 7,631 Unincorporated community in Michigan
Benton Heights 4,084 Unincorporated community in Michigan
Buchanan 3,527 City in Berrien County, Michigan, United Staes
Paw Paw Lake 3,511 Unincorporated community in Michigan
Watervliet 3,084 Township in Berrien County, Michigan
Livingston 2,599 Township in Otsego County, Michigan
Bertrand 2,599 Township in Berrien County, Michigan
Bridgman 2,200 City in Berrien County, Michigan, United States of America
Sodus 1,947 Township in Berrien County, Michigan
New Buffalo 1,865 City in Berrien County, Michigan, United States
Berrien Springs 1,718 City in Berrien County, Michigan, United States of America
Three Oaks 1,540 Township in Berrien County, Michigan
Coloma 1,402 City in Berrien County, Michigan, United States of America
Lake Michigan Beach 1,216 Unincorporated community in Michigan

Distance to Other Cities

Saint Joseph distances to largest Michigan cities