Flint, Michigan Population 2019

Flint, Michigan's estimated population is 95,943 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Flint, Michigan is the 7th largest city in Michigan based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2868.35 people/mi² (1107.47 people/km²).

The overall median age is 35 years, 33.6 years for males, and 35.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.39 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Flint, Michigan is $26,330, while the mean household income is $37,131.

Flint Mi Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Flint Mi was:

  • Black or African American: 53.92%
  • White: 39.91%
  • Two or more races: 4.32%
  • Other race: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Asian: 0.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%

How Many People Live in Flint, Michigan?

95,943
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201895,943-545-0.56%
201796,488-538-0.55%
201697,026-735-0.75%
201597,761-804-0.82%
201498,565-862-0.87%
201399,427-758-0.76%
2012100,185-1,022-1.01%
2011101,207-790-0.77%
2010101,997-22,946-2.01%
2000124,943-15,818-1.18%
1990140,761-18,850-1.25%
1980159,611-33,706-1.90%
1970193,317-3,623-0.19%
1960196,94033,7971.90%
1950163,14311,6000.74%
1940151,543-4,949-0.32%
1930156,49264,8935.50%
192091,59953,0499.04%
191038,55025,44711.39%
190013,1033,3002.94%
18909,8031,3941.55%
18808,4093,0234.56%
18705,3862,4366.20%
18602,9500.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018406,892-781-0.19%
2017407,673-1,228-0.30%
2016408,901-1,569-0.38%
2015410,470-2,398-0.58%
2014412,868-2,766-0.67%
2013415,634-2,533-0.61%
2012418,167-3,809-0.91%
2011421,976-2,975-0.71%
2010424,9510.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American52,740
White39,033
Two or More Races4,222
Some Other Race850
American Indian and Alaska Native559
Asian380
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander26

Flint Mi Population Pyramid 2019

Flint Mi Median Age

35


Total

33.6


Male

35.9


Female

Flint Mi Adults

There are 72,690 adults, (12,018 of whom are seniors) in Flint Mi.

Flint Mi Age Dependency

61.2

Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Flint Mi Sex Ratio

Female

50,856

51.99%

Male

46,954

48.01%

Flint Mi Households and Families

Flint Mi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Flint Mi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.4%21.6%
Male57.6%42.4%
All57.4%42.6%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Female44%56%

57.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All39,7802.3957.4
Non Family17,1471.254.7
Female10,8553.4344
Married9,1123.1878.4
Male2,6663.157.6

3.13

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Flint Mi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,2173.58%
9th to 12th Grade7,72112.45%
High School Graduate21,63034.89%
Some College17,95028.95%
Associates Degree5,1008.23%
Bachelors Degree4,8187.77%
Graduate Degree2,5574.12%

Flint Mi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black32,00327,1713,253
White25,97721,7633,651
Hispanic2,0841,506156
Multiple Races1,6831,458175
Other Race53634142
Asian245164132
Native American23321730
Islander66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.88%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,862$23,353$20,656
Less Than High School$11,295$11,521$10,793
High School Grad$17,979$21,361$16,020
Some College$22,934$24,351$21,921
Bachelors Degree$40,457$46,722$36,580
Graduate Degree$49,747$46,875$51,063

$21,862

Average Earnings

$23,353

Average Male

$20,656

Average Female

Flint Mi Language

Flint Mi Language by Age

Flint Mi Language

96.27% of Flint Mi residents speak only English, while 3.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.12% of the population.

Flint Mi Poverty

Flint Mi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black51,85722,70243.78%
White35,57712,48135.08%
Multiple4,0792,17153.22%
Hispanic3,8041,92450.58%
Native55940071.56%
Other85029434.59%
Asian31713743.22%

41.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.91%

Male Poverty Rate

42.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Flint Mi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Flint Mi is Native, with 71.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Flint Mi is Other, with 34.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School47.54%
High School35.11%
Some College30.28%
Bachelors or Greater12.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.55%
Male Unemployed50.21%
Female Employed25.88%
Male Employed15.94%

Flint Mi Income

Flint Mi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,330$37,131
Families$30,648$41,980
Married Families$46,969$59,850
Non Families$19,110$28,349

Flint Mi Marital Status

Flint Mi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.2%

Male Marriage Rate

24.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Flint Mi Married by Age and Sex

Flint Mi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Flint Mi Marital Status by Race

Flint Mi Veterans

4,089

Number of Veterans

3,943

Male Veterans

146

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,556
First Gulf War510
Korea306
Second Gulf War274
World War II160
Age Group Veterans
55 to 641,185
65 to 741,143
35 to 54824
75+733
18 to 34204

Flint Mi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black2,0895.47%
White1,9236.21%
Hispanic602.51%
2 or More351.65%
Other253.87%
Indian112.82%
Hawaiian623.08%

Flint Mi Veterans by Education

20.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Flint Mi Employment Status

51.2%

Labor Force Participation

39.8%

Employment Rate

22.2%

Unemployment Rate

Flint Mi Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.30%

Born in Michigan

98.24%

Native Born

1.76%

Foreign Born

0.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.24% of Flint Mi residents were born in the United States, with 80.30% having been born in Michigan. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.