Garden City, Michigan Population 2019

Garden City, Michigan's estimated population is 26,545 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Garden City, Michigan is the 42nd largest city in Michigan based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4528.08 people/mi² (1748.29 people/km²).

The overall median age is 41.4 years, 39.5 years for males, and 43.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 11,196 households in the city, with an average size of 2.56 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.6%, with a median rent of $1007/month. The median house has 5.6 rooms, and has a value of $88,300.

The median income for households in Garden City, Michigan is $54,619, while the mean household income is $63,510.

Garden City Mi Demographics

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

  • White: 93.41%
  • Black or African American: 2.72%
  • Two or more races: 2.05%
  • Asian: 0.81%
  • Other race: 0.51%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
LatLng(42.3256, -83.3310)
Rank in State42nd
StateMichigan
CountyWayne County
Time Zone
Land Area (km²)15.18 (5.86 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.00 (0.00 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID2631420
Density (km²)1,748.29
Density (mi²)4,528.08
Area Code(s)734
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201826,545-135-0.51%
201726,680-128-0.48%
201626,808-135-0.50%
201526,943-152-0.56%
201427,095-27-0.10%
201327,122-217-0.79%
201227,339-71-0.26%
201127,410-161-0.58%
201027,571-2,476-0.86%
200030,047-1,799-0.58%
199031,846-3,794-1.12%
198035,640-6,224-1.60%
197041,8643,8470.97%
196038,01729,00515.48%
19509,0124,9168.20%
19404,0960.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,117
Black or African American732
Two or More Races552
Asian217
Some Other Race138
American Indian and Alaska Native133

Garden City Mi Population Pyramid 2019

Garden City Mi Median Age

41.4


Total

39.5


Male

43.6


Female

Garden City Mi Adults

There are 21,598 adults, (3,896 of whom are seniors) in Garden City Mi.

Garden City Mi Age Dependency

51.9

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Garden City Mi Sex Ratio

Female

13,433

49.96%

Male

13,456

50.04%

Garden City Mi Households and Families

Garden City Mi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Garden City Mi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All81.6%18.4%
Female78.6%21.4%
Male74.4%25.6%
Non Family73.8%26.2%

81.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,5002.5681.6
Married4,7473.2289.5
Non Family3,5971.2873.8
Female1,4613.2978.6
Male6953.0674.4

3.13

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Garden City Mi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6363.35%
9th to 12th Grade1,6738.82%
High School Graduate7,33538.66%
Some College5,44828.71%
Associates Degree1,7649.30%
Bachelors Degree1,4417.59%
Graduate Degree6783.57%

Garden City Mi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,35815,3661,876
Hispanic59641244
Black51845882
Multiple Races22021555
Asian16411957
Native American98757
Other Race696816

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 98.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 34.76%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,236$41,652$30,172
Less Than High School$21,490$25,809$13,889
High School Grad$31,755$37,292$26,535
Some College$34,158$42,479$30,283
Bachelors Degree$52,260$66,875$41,853
Graduate Degree$63,417$89,375$53,889

$34,236

Average Earnings

$41,652

Average Male

$30,172

Average Female

Garden City Mi Language

Garden City Mi Language by Age

Garden City Mi Language

93.71% of Garden City Mi residents speak only English, while 6.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other, which is spoken by 2.63% of the population.

Garden City Mi Poverty

Garden City Mi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,9942,52210.51%
Black71312617.67%
Multiple55211621.01%
Hispanic1,1111089.72%
Other1382316.67%
Asian217167.37%
Native133139.77%

10.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.85%

Male Poverty Rate

11.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garden City Mi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garden City Mi is Multiple, with 21.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garden City Mi is Asian, with 7.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.91%
Some College8.57%
High School5.93%
Bachelors or Greater5.38%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.32%
Female Unemployed17.25%
Female Employed4.81%
Male Employed3.69%

Garden City Mi Income

Garden City Mi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,619$63,510
Families$67,413$73,349
Married Families$74,916-
Non Families$32,011$41,109

Garden City Mi Marital Status

Garden City Mi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Garden City Mi Married by Age and Sex

Garden City 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.

Garden City Mi Marital Status by Race

Garden City Mi Veterans

1,665

Number of Veterans

1,467

Male Veterans

198

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam665
Second Gulf War223
First Gulf War196
Korea145
World War II120

Garden City Mi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5657.69%
Black7112.01%
Hispanic426.07%
2 or More165.80%
Indian97.32%
Other44.35%

Garden City Mi Veterans by Education

8.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garden City Mi Employment Status

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Garden City 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

85.33%

Born in Michigan

95.85%

Native Born

4.15%

Foreign Born

1.65%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.85% of Garden City Mi residents were born in the United States, with 85.33% having been born in Michigan. 1.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.