Detroit, MI
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Detroit Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Detroit Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
677,116

Age

PEOPLE OF Michigan DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.06
5 To 17 18.18
18 To 24 11.81
25 To 34 12.76
35 To 54 25.23
55 To 64 12.52
65 Years And Over 12.44

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 6.5
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 78.3
COLLEGE GRADUATES 13.5

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Detroit 15038 13880.830350652499 #EE2025
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Detroit 25764 12803.97383379615 #EE2025
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
40.3%

Employment Industries in Detroit

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 18.0
Manufacturing 13.6
Retail 10.3
Accommodation 9.3
Administration 8.2
Education 6.8
Other 5.3
Transportation 4.6
Public Service 4.5
Construction 3.6
Finance 3.3
Professional, scientific, and technical services 3.2
Arts 2.7

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 9.1
Black Or African American 79.8
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 1.3
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 1.8
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 7.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 1.6
German 1.5
Polish 1.4
African 1.2
English 0.7
Italian 0.6
French 0.5
French Canadian 0.2
Scottish 0.2
Other Arab 0.2
Jamaican 0.2
Dutch 0.2
European 0.2
Ukrainian 0.1
Iraqi 0.1
Hungarian 0.1
Russian 0.1
Swedish 0.1
Nigerian 0.1
Romanian 0.1

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 89.6
Spanish 6.6
Arabic 1.4
Indic languages 0.7
African languages 0.3
French 0.3
Polish 0.2
Chinese 0.1
Other Indo-European 0.1
German 0.1
Urdu 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Hindi 0.1
Slavic languages 0.1
Miao/Hmong 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Russian 0.0
Italian 0.0
Gujarathi 0.0
Korean 0.0

Foreign Born Detroit Residents:
5.4%