Michigan
Demographic Data






Michigan POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Michigan Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
9,986,857

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.7%
5 - 17:
16.1%
18 - 24:
9.8%
25 - 34:
12.7%
35 - 54:
24.9%
55 - 64:
14.0%
Over 65 Years:
16.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
90.8%
90.8%
College Graduated
29.1%
29.1%
Attending College
5.7%
5.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Michigan
$31,713
$31,713
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Michigan
$57,144
$57,144
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.4%

Employment Industries in MI

Manufacturing
18.6%
18.6%
Healthcare
14.8%
14.8%
Retail
10.8%
10.8%
Education
8.5%
8.5%
Accommodation
7.6%
7.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.6%
5.6%
Construction
5.4%
5.4%
Other
4.6%
4.6%
Finance
3.9%
3.9%
Administration
3.8%
3.8%
Transportation
3.6%
3.6%
Public Service
3.4%
3.4%
Wholesale
2.4%
2.4%
Arts
2.0%
2.0%
Real Estate
1.6%
1.6%
Information Technology
1.4%
1.4%
Agriculture
1.0%
1.0%
Utilities
0.8%
0.8%
Mining
0.1%
0.1%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
75.0%
75.0%
Black Or African American
13.6%
13.6%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.5%
0.5%
Asian
3.1%
3.1%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.6%
2.6%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
5.1%
5.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
18.9%
18.9%
Unclassified
18.4%
18.4%
Irish
10.2%
10.2%
English
8.5%
8.5%
Polish
8.1%
8.1%
Italian
4.6%
4.6%
Dutch
4.4%
4.4%
French
3.8%
3.8%
Scottish
2.2%
2.2%
European
1.7%
1.7%
French Canadian
1.6%
1.6%
Swedish
1.3%
1.3%
Finnish
1.0%
1.0%
Hungarian
0.9%
0.9%
Norwegian
0.8%
0.8%
Scots-Irish
0.7%
0.7%
Russian
0.7%
0.7%
Lebanese
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.5%
0.5%
Welsh
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
90.3%
90.3%
Spanish
3.0%
3.0%
Arabic
1.5%
1.5%
Indic languages
0.9%
0.9%
Chinese
0.5%
0.5%
German
0.5%
0.5%
Other Indo-European
0.4%
0.4%
Native American languages
0.3%
0.3%
Other languages
0.3%
0.3%
Other Asian languages
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Polish
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Hindi
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Serbo-Croatian
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born MI Residents
6.9%