Ypsilanti 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 August 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

Ypsilanti Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
20,171

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.1%
5 - 17:
9.4%
18 - 24:
38.9%
25 - 34:
17.2%
35 - 54:
14.7%
55 - 64:
7.0%
Over 65 Years:
7.6%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
31.9%
31.9%
High School Graduates
91.8%
91.8%
College Graduated
43.3%
43.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Ypsilanti
$25,458
$25,458
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Ypsilanti
$39,332
$39,332
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
31.6%

Employment Industries in Ypsilanti

 
Education
19.9%
19.9%
Accommodation
18.6%
18.6%
Healthcare
14.7%
14.7%
Retail
13.2%
13.2%
Manufacturing
7.0%
7.0%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
6.3%
6.3%
Administration
3.2%
3.2%
Other
2.9%
2.9%
Transportation
2.5%
2.5%
Arts
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
61.8%
61.8%
Black or African American
28.0%
28.0%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
4.6%
4.6%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.1%
3.1%
Asian
2.4%
2.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
15.2%
15.2%
Irish
12.1%
12.1%
Polish
6.7%
6.7%
English
4.6%
4.6%
Italian
3.9%
3.9%
French
2.2%
2.2%
European
1.5%
1.5%
Scots-Irish
1.5%
1.5%
Scottish
1.5%
1.5%
Russian
1.4%
1.4%
Other Arab
1.4%
1.4%
Dutch
1.4%
1.4%
Canadian
1.1%
1.1%
Hungarian
1.0%
1.0%
Swedish
0.8%
0.8%
Iraqi
0.8%
0.8%
Finnish
0.8%
0.8%
French Canadian
0.8%
0.8%
British
0.7%
0.7%
Greek
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
90.0%
90.0%
Spanish
2.5%
2.5%
Arabic
2.5%
2.5%
Polish
2.2%
2.2%
Italian
1.1%
1.1%
Langs. of India
0.9%
0.9%
African languages
0.9%
0.9%
German/Yiddish
0.7%
0.7%
Other Asian languages
0.4%
0.4%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Chinese
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
Urdu
0.2%
0.2%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Pacific Island languages
0.1%
0.1%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Ypsilanti Residents:
7.2%