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Welcome to Saint Charles ...

The village of Saint Charles is located in Saginaw County<1>.

The location of Saint Charles has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Saint Charles: St. Charles

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saint Charles has a population of 1,895 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Saint Charles.

Saint Charles is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Saint Charles lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Saint Charles is within the boundaries of the (989) area code.

The ZIP code for Saint Charles: 48655<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saint Charles had an population of 1,895 people. This is a decrease of 7.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.45% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Charles had a population of 2,054 people. This makes Saint Charles the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Saint Charles represents 0.02% of the total population of Michigan (which has 9,883,640 people), making it the state's 247th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,054 people, the population of Saint Charles decreased 7.27% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,215 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Charles.

Communities Also Named Saint Charles ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Saint Charles - they are located in Arkansas (2), Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Quebec (3), South Carolina (2), South Dakota and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saint Charles.

Communities near Saint Charles ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Saint Charles.

  • Saginaw [Saginaw County]
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    • Saginaw [Saginaw County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Saint Charles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,823 people
    • Former names for Saginaw:
    • East Saginaw
    • Saginaw City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saginaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saginaw<7>
  • Chesaning [Saginaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesaning
    • Chesaning [Saginaw County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Saint Charles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,221 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesaning
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesaning<7>
  • Montrose [Genesee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montrose
    • Montrose [Genesee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Saint Charles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,538 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montrose
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montrose<7>
  • Zilwaukee city [Saginaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zilwaukee city
    • Zilwaukee city [Saginaw County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Saint Charles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,517 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Zilwaukee city have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zilwaukee city
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Birch Run [Saginaw County]
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      • Birch Run [Saginaw County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Saint Charles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,469 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birch Run
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Birch Run<7>
    • Breckenridge [Gratiot County]
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      • Breckenridge [Gratiot County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Saint Charles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,265 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Breckenridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Breckenridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Breckenridge<7>
    • Elsie [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elsie
      • Elsie [Clinton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Saint Charles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 976 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elsie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elsie<7>
    • Merrill [Saginaw County]
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      • Merrill [Saginaw County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Saint Charles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 720 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Merrill<7>
    • New Lothrop [Shiawassee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Lothrop
      • New Lothrop [Shiawassee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Saint Charles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 548 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Lothrop have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Lothrop
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Lothrop<7>
    • Ashley [Gratiot County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashley
      • Ashley [Gratiot County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Saint Charles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 540 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashley<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Charles. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Saint Charles.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Saint Charles. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Saint Charles.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Saint Charles. See our Newspapers Page for Saint Charles.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Charles ...

Looking for more information about Saint Charles? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Saint Charles, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Saint Charles.

Adding Saint Charles to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Saint Charles in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Saint Charles was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Saint Charles on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Saint Charles

The Communities of Michigan

About Saginaw County

About Michigan

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Charles. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Saginaw County: www.saginawcounty.com/

The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Michigan's counties, including Saginaw, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saint Charles.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Charles - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Saint Charles). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saint Charles or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Charles) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saint Charles. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint CharlesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Charles. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2991, Longitude: -84.1494       In this case, the coordinates for Saint Charles have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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