Population of Cities in Michigan (2018)

0
Over 1 Million
6
100,000 to 1 Million
86
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 86 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Michigan is Detroit, with a population of 665,713 people.

Detroit

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

665,713

Grand Rapids

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

199,147

Warren

Warren is the largest suburb in the metro Detroit area.

134,749

Sterling Heights

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

133,277

Ann Arbor

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

124,816

Flint

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

95,878

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.

93,212

Livonia

Livonia was incorporated as a city in 1950.

93,069

Troy

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

84,527

Name 2018 Population
Detroit665,713
Grand Rapids199,147
Warren134,749
Sterling Heights133,277
Ann Arbor124,816
Lansing 118,242
Flint95,878
Dearborn93,212
Livonia93,069
Troy84,527
Farmington Hills80,881
Westland80,827
Wyoming76,209
Kalamazoo76,048
Rochester Hills73,566
Southfield73,020
Taylor60,539
Novi60,313
St. Clair Shores59,557
Pontiac59,384
Royal Oak59,176
Dearborn Heights55,123
Kentwood52,391
Battle Creek51,304
East Lansing 49,742
Portage49,264
Saginaw48,270
Roseville47,564
Midland 41,898
Muskegon38,379
Lincoln Park36,224
Holland 33,289
Bay City32,757
Eastpointe32,727
Jackson32,510
Madison Heights29,968
Oak Park29,487
Port Huron29,011
Southgate28,777
Burton28,410
Mount Pleasant27,019
Allen Park26,856
Garden City26,379
Walker25,053
Norton Shores24,644
Wyandotte24,611
Inkster24,148
Auburn Hills23,089
Romulus23,063
Hamtramck21,434
Birmingham21,353
Ypsilanti21,230
Adrian20,718
Ferndale19,985
Monroe19,724
Marquette19,062
Trenton18,037
Wayne16,740
Hazel Park16,428
Mount Clemens16,257
Grandville16,108
Traverse City 15,725
Grosse Pointe Woods15,429
Berkley15,310
Owosso14,656
Fraser14,604
Wixom13,808
Harper Woods13,550
Sault Ste. Marie13,538
Rochester13,091
New Baltimore12,365
Woodhaven12,333
Escanaba12,189
East Grand Rapids11,985
Riverview11,975
Clawson11,902
South Lyon11,719
Fenton 11,241
Ionia11,112
Niles 11,107
Grosse Pointe Park10,964
Sturgis10,883
Muskegon Heights10,811
Highland Park10,771
Grand Haven10,769
Coldwater10,664
Cadillac10,554
Farmington10,516
Beverly Hills10,508
Big Rapids10,477
Melvindale10,182
Alpena10,026
Benton Harbor9,807
Flat Rock 9,780
Marysville9,685
Howell9,529
Plymouth9,441
Saline9,245
Charlotte9,087
Alma9,073
Ecorse9,051
Grosse Pointe Farms9,023
Lapeer8,648
Albion8,583
Greenville8,420
Tecumseh8,374
Mason8,357
St. Joseph8,294
Center Line8,257
Hillsdale8,113
Menominee8,093
Ludington8,076
Houghton8,021
Flushing7,925
St. Johns7,914
Grand Blanc7,888
Grand Ledge 7,863
Three Rivers7,677
Brighton7,660
River Rouge7,370
Iron Mountain7,304
Hastings7,259
Hudsonville7,249
Walled Lake7,061
Marshall6,999
St. Louis6,670
Milford6,485
Ishpeming6,427
Rockford6,425
Huntington Woods6,326
Holly6,112
Milan 6,098
Manistee5,991
Northville 5,959
Richmond 5,910
Belding5,777
Dowagiac5,774
Petoskey5,757
Zeeland5,523
Swartz Creek5,519
Frankenmuth5,347
St. Clair5,329
Eaton Rapids5,255
Chelsea5,227
Springfield5,190
Grosse Pointe5,109
Allegan5,070
Kingsford4,943
Utica4,908
Wolverine Lake4,880
Davison4,865
Ironwood4,853
DeWitt4,843
Gladstone4,716
Cheboygan4,714
New Haven4,692
Hancock4,620
Negaunee4,547
Dexter4,494
Gibraltar4,438
Sparta4,393
South Haven 4,382
Coopersville4,287
Wayland4,284
Buchanan4,278
Lowell4,164
Lathrup Village4,095
Marine City4,088
Dundee4,078
Algonac4,060
Otsego4,010
Fremont3,999
Bloomfield Hills3,997
Caro3,986
Portland3,970
Linden3,914
Williamston3,905
Roosevelt Park3,842
North Muskegon3,824
Plainwell3,820
Belleville3,809
Gaylord3,752
Boyne City3,726
Cedar Springs3,693
Romeo3,591
Imlay City3,569
Oxford3,534
Paw Paw3,434
Vicksburg3,405
Corunna3,405
Middleville3,372
Durand3,324
Essexville3,291
Franklin3,264
Blissfield3,234
Rockwood3,138
Lake Orion3,046
Keego Harbor3,015
Clare 3,013
Ferrysburg3,005