Alpena County, Michigan Population 2018

Alpena County, Michigan's estimated population is 28,462 with a growth rate of -1.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Alpena County, Michigan is the 50th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,462-467-1.61%
201628,9292720.95%
201628,657-48-0.17%
201528,705-169-0.59%
201428,874-79-0.27%
201328,953-208-0.71%
201229,161-175-0.60%
201129,336-176-0.60%
201029,512-1,093-3.57%
199030,605-1,710-5.29%
198032,3151,6075.23%
197030,7082,1527.54%
196028,5566,36728.69%
195022,1891,4236.85%
194020,7662,19211.80%
193018,5747053.95%
192017,869-2,096-10.50%
191019,9651,7119.37%
190018,2542,67317.16%
189015,5816,79277.28%
18808,7896,033218.90%
18702,7562,466850.34%
18602900.00%

Alpena County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,013
Two or More Races446
Black or African American172
American Indian and Alaska Native133
Asian116
Some Other Race40
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Alpena County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Alpena County, Michigan Median Age

47.3


Total

45.7


Male

48.8


Female

Alpena County, Michigan Adults

There are 23,288 adults, (6,249 of which are seniors) in Alpena County, Michigan.

Alpena County, Michigan Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33

Child Dependency Ratio

Alpena County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

14,671

50.71%

Male

14,258

49.29%

Alpena County, Michigan Households and Families

Alpena County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Alpena County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
All76.9%23.1%
Male71.7%28.3%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Female58.8%41.2%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alpena County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,6702.2476.9
Married6,1192.8490.9
Non Family4,6891.2164.4
Female1,3562.8358.8
Male5062.971.7

2.78

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Alpena County, Michigan Households

Alpena County, Michigan Education

Alpena County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6443.04%
9th to 12th Grade1,3886.56%
High School Graduate7,09633.55%
Some College5,78227.34%
Associates Degree2,69212.73%
Bachelors Degree2,15710.20%
Graduate Degree1,3916.58%

Alpena County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,51318,6073,423
Hispanic21715135
Multiple Races19919441
Black140879
Asian815941
Native American60532
Other Race403315
Islander96

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.49%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 50.62%.

Alpena County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,011$33,025$23,185
Less Than High School$12,179$13,295$11,773
High School Grad$22,054$30,104$17,582
Some College$29,438$37,172$23,161
Bachelors Degree$39,194$47,426$34,542
Graduate Degree$51,732$62,056$44,250

$28,011

Average Earnings

$33,025

Average Male

$23,185

Average Female

Alpena County, Michigan Language

Alpena County, Michigan Language by Age

Alpena County, Michigan Language

96.98% of Alpena County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.02% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.37% of the population.

Alpena County, Michigan Poverty

Alpena County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,3324,36415.97%
Multiple4008320.75%
Hispanic3678021.80%
Black1187966.95%
Native1293627.91%
Asian11665.17%

16.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.47%

Male Poverty Rate

18.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alpena County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alpena County, Michigan is Black, with 66.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alpena County, Michigan is Asian, with 5.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.78%.

Alpena County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.09%
High School14.37%
Some College12.93%
Bachelors or Greater3.90%

Alpena County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.13%
Male Unemployed38.42%
Female Employed10.00%
Male Employed9.00%

Alpena County, Michigan Income

Alpena County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,832$50,839
Families$50,792$60,279
Married Families$59,307$67,015
Non Families$21,647$33,001

Alpena County, Michigan Marital Status

Alpena County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Alpena County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Alpena County, Michigan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Alpena County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Alpena County, Michigan Veterans

Alpena County, Michigan Veterans by War

2,567

Number of Veterans

2,404

Male Veterans

163

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam988
Korea365
First Gulf War300
Second Gulf War222
World War II129

Alpena County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74781
75+715
55 to 64480
35 to 54449
18 to 34142

Alpena County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,52211.13%
Hispanic239.27%
Indian2129.17%
Black128.22%
2 or More62.44%
Hawaiian666.67%

Alpena County, Michigan Veterans by Education

6.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alpena County, Michigan Employment Status

Alpena County, Michigan Employment by Age

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Alpena County, Michigan Employment by Race

Alpena County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Alpena County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Alpena1048310122-361-3.44%
Hillman 701664-37-5.28%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990