Suttons Bay

Where Coastal Charm Meets Quaint Hospitality

Welcome to Suttons Bay

Situated on the eastern shores of the Leelanau Peninsula, on a small inlet of Grand Traverse Bay, sits Suttons Bay. Anyone who lives or visits this year round coastal village is sure to appreciate its quaint shops, galleries, hallmark dining and wine tasting experiences, historic bed and breakfasts, and more. Enjoy a family day at the beach at Marina Park, bike and hike nearby trails, or just take a leisurely stroll through beautiful downtown. Located on infamous M-22, all those who choose to call Suttons Bay home, can easily commute to Traverse City and access other nearby Leelanau towns for work and pleasure.

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Overview for Suttons Bay, MI

658 people live in Suttons Bay, where the median age is 68.6 and the average individual income is $47,497. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

658

Total Population

68.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$47,497

Average individual Income

Around Suttons Bay, MI

There's plenty to do around Suttons Bay, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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63
Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including 45th Parallel Candy World, Northern Latitudes Distillery, and Taqueria Las Lagunas.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 0.34 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.89 miles 77 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 0.23 miles 21 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $$ 0.26 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.67 miles 23 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.21 miles 119 reviews 4.7/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Suttons Bay, MI

Suttons Bay has 317 households, with an average household size of 1.87. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Suttons Bay do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 658 people call Suttons Bay home. The population density is 512.26 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

658

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

68.6

Median Age

53.65 / 46.35%

Men vs Women

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317

Total Households

1.87

Average Household Size

$47,497

Average individual Income

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60+ Minutes

Schools in Suttons Bay, MI

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The following schools are within or nearby Suttons Bay. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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