Population of Cities in Michigan (2019)

0
Over 1 Million
6
100,000 to 1 Million
85
10,000 to 100,000

Michigan is the 10th most populous state in the United States, with a population of 9.9 million that is quickly approaching the 10 million milestone. Detroit is the most populous city with a population of 677,116 people per 2017 estimates. The next most populous city lags far behind. Grand Rapids has a population of just 195,000. Warren, Sterling Heights, Ann Arbor, and Lansing round out the six total cities in the state with population counts above 100,000. Lansing, the state capital, has a population of 115,056. There are 86 additional cities with populations that fall between 10,000 and 100,000 inhabitants.

In total, the state has 533 incorporated municipalities. These are made up of cities, villages and townships. There are 276 cities in the Michigan, while there are 1,240 townships and 257 villages. These are spread across 83 different counties. Lake Angelus is the smallest city by population. According to data from the 2010 U.S. Census, this city had a population of just 290 people. The state has multiple other cities with populations that fall below 1,000, including Omer, Whittemore, Harrisville, Rose City and Gobles.

Michigan has 0 cities with more than a million people, 6 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 85 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Michigan is Detroit, with a population of 662,172 people.

Detroit

Michigan's largest city is also the largest city along the Canadian and U.S. border.

662,172

Grand Rapids

Because it is home to five of the world's leading furniture companies, Grand Rapids is known by its nickname Furniture City.

200,498

Warren

Warren is the largest suburb in the metro Detroit area.

134,561

Sterling Heights

Sterling Heights, which was incorporated as a city in 1968, has been ranked year after year as the state's safest city.

133,702

Ann Arbor

One of the nation's top research universities, the University of Michigan, can be found in Ann Arbor.

126,833

Flint

Flint has been the center of many crises including an economic depression, high crime rates and the Flint Water Crisis.

95,124

Dearborn

This city was the hometown of Henry Ford, was once the location of Ford's global headquarters, and now has a museum that is one of the area's biggest attractions.

92,596

Livonia

Livonia was incorporated as a city in 1950.

92,583

Troy

Troy is a premiere shopping destination in Michigan, and it has also been named as one of the state's safest cities.

84,970

Name 2019 Population
Detroit662,172
Grand Rapids200,498
Warren134,561
Sterling Heights133,702
Ann Arbor126,833
Lansing 119,353
Flint95,124
Dearborn92,596
Livonia92,583
Troy84,970
Farmington Hills80,757
Westland80,468
Wyoming76,530
Kalamazoo76,080
Rochester Hills73,638
Southfield72,980
Novi60,864
Taylor60,220
St. Clair Shores59,448
Royal Oak59,261
Pontiac59,227
Dearborn Heights54,804
Kentwood52,742
Battle Creek51,189
East Lansing 50,178
Portage49,642
Saginaw47,913
Roseville47,545
Midland 41,799
Muskegon38,394
Lincoln Park35,976
Holland 33,162
Eastpointe32,754
Bay City32,380
Jackson32,306
Madison Heights29,908
Oak Park29,408
Port Huron28,901
Southgate28,623
Burton28,291
Mount Pleasant27,372
Allen Park26,677
Garden City26,209
Walker25,192
Norton Shores24,796
Wyandotte24,439
Inkster23,991
Auburn Hills23,236
Romulus22,954
Birmingham21,526
Ypsilanti21,336
Hamtramck21,275
Adrian20,739
Ferndale19,928
Monroe19,593
Marquette18,308
Trenton17,929
Wayne16,633
Hazel Park16,377
Mount Clemens16,211
Grandville16,161
Traverse City 15,848
Berkley15,329
Grosse Pointe Woods15,324
Owosso14,649
Fraser14,595
Wixom13,833
Harper Woods13,460
Sault Ste. Marie13,455
Rochester13,128
New Baltimore12,370
Woodhaven12,269
East Grand Rapids12,159
Escanaba12,120
Riverview11,911
Clawson11,868
South Lyon11,722
Fenton 11,178
Niles 11,032
Ionia11,018
Sturgis10,885
Grosse Pointe Park10,883
Muskegon Heights10,819
Highland Park10,715
Grand Haven10,698
Coldwater10,608
Cadillac10,601
Beverly Hills10,527
Farmington10,517
Big Rapids10,497
Melvindale10,112
Alpena9,978
Flat Rock 9,756
Benton Harbor9,751
Marysville9,660
Plymouth9,623
Howell9,530
Saline9,292
Charlotte9,103
Alma9,035
Ecorse8,986
Grosse Pointe Farms8,957
Albion8,706
Lapeer8,598
Greenville8,417
Tecumseh8,380
Mason8,338
St. Joseph8,297
Center Line8,237
Hillsdale8,086
Ludington8,079
Houghton8,038
Menominee8,000
St. Johns7,907
Grand Ledge 7,891
Flushing7,873
Grand Blanc7,855
Brighton7,688
Three Rivers7,659
River Rouge7,314
Hastings7,248
Iron Mountain7,242
Hudsonville7,231
Walled Lake7,047
Marshall6,981
Rockford6,523
Milford6,492
St. Louis6,475
Ishpeming6,405
Huntington Woods6,325
Milan 6,140
Holly6,095
Manistee5,958
Northville 5,949
Richmond 5,927
Belding5,781
Petoskey5,761
Dowagiac5,748
Swartz Creek5,500
Zeeland5,494
Frankenmuth5,455
St. Clair5,310
Eaton Rapids5,268
Chelsea5,248
Springfield5,187
Grosse Pointe5,070
Allegan5,069
Wolverine Lake5,047
DeWitt4,905
Kingsford4,904
Utica4,897
Davison4,833
Ironwood4,802
Cheboygan4,708
New Haven4,692
Gladstone4,676
Hancock4,637
Negaunee4,533
Dexter4,531
Sparta4,421
Gibraltar4,409
South Haven 4,390
Wayland4,323
Coopersville4,270
Buchanan4,250
Lowell4,224
Dundee4,116
Lathrup Village4,083
Marine City4,069
Algonac4,062
Otsego4,016
Bloomfield Hills3,996
Portland3,987
Fremont3,984
Caro3,947
Linden3,940
Williamston3,914
Roosevelt Park3,850
North Muskegon3,840
Plainwell3,819
Belleville3,787
Gaylord3,783
Boyne City3,719
Cedar Springs3,714
Romeo3,580
Imlay City3,564
Oxford3,535
Vicksburg3,466
Paw Paw3,427
Corunna3,407
Middleville3,386
Durand3,321
Franklin3,274
Essexville3,257
Blissfield3,229
Rockwood3,119
Lake Orion3,046
Keego Harbor3,012
Ferrysburg3,007
Clare 2,984