Chippewa County, Michigan Population 2018

Chippewa County, Michigan's estimated population is 37,711 with a growth rate of -1.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chippewa County, Michigan is the 42nd largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201737,711-619-1.61%
201638,3306341.68%
201637,696-269-0.71%
201537,965-247-0.65%
201438,212-317-0.82%
201338,529-428-1.10%
201238,957950.24%
201138,8622480.64%
201038,6144,01011.59%
199034,6045,57519.20%
198029,029-3,383-10.44%
197032,412-243-0.74%
196032,6553,44911.81%
195029,2061,3995.03%
194027,8072,76011.02%
193025,0472290.92%
192024,8183461.41%
191024,4723,13414.69%
190021,3389,31977.54%
189012,0196,771129.02%
18805,2483,559210.72%
18701,689865.36%
18601,60370578.51%
185089836468.16%
1840534-92-14.70%
18306260.00%

Chippewa County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,370
American Indian and Alaska Native5,573
Black or African American2,564
Two or More Races2,327
Asian385
Some Other Race83
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander28

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

Chippewa County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Chippewa County, Michigan Median Age

39.8


Total

39.1


Male

41


Female

Chippewa County, Michigan Adults

There are 31,009 adults, (6,209 of which are seniors) in Chippewa County, Michigan.

Chippewa County, Michigan Age Dependency

54.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Chippewa County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

17,121

44.67%

Male

21,209

55.33%

Chippewa County, Michigan Households and Families

Chippewa County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chippewa County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All69%31%
Male66.7%33.3%
Non Family57.2%42.8%
Female46.7%53.3%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chippewa County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,9052.4469
Married6,6963.0482.9
Non Family5,3191.3257.2
Female1,2873.5546.7
Male6033.3466.7

3.04

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chippewa County, Michigan Households

Chippewa County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7852.97%
9th to 12th Grade1,9817.50%
High School Graduate9,98037.79%
Some College6,40124.24%
Associates Degree2,0557.78%
Bachelors Degree3,38312.81%
Graduate Degree1,8226.90%

Chippewa County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,68517,7314,565
Native American3,1092,790341
Black2,0841,69949
Multiple Races1,081988136
Hispanic32930819
Asian20519794
Other Race5349
Islander543

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.00%.

Chippewa County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,178$29,605$22,852
Less Than High School$16,175$15,820$16,806
High School Grad$20,083$21,954$16,709
Some College$25,990$30,766$21,601
Bachelors Degree$39,405$45,827$36,592
Graduate Degree$51,739$54,615$50,833

$26,178

Average Earnings

$29,605

Average Male

$22,852

Average Female

Chippewa County, Michigan Language

Chippewa County, Michigan Language by Age

Chippewa County, Michigan Language

95.78% of Chippewa County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 4.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.30% of the population.

Chippewa County, Michigan Poverty

Chippewa County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,2113,82915.19%
Native5,4471,38225.37%
Multiple2,02446422.92%
Black55318633.63%
Hispanic41712028.78%
Asian3484212.07%
Islander28517.86%

17.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.67%

Male Poverty Rate

17.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chippewa County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chippewa County, Michigan is Black, with 33.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chippewa County, Michigan is Asian, with 12.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.77%.

Chippewa County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.34%
High School14.68%
Some College11.90%
Bachelors or Greater3.76%

Chippewa County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.81%
Male Unemployed38.63%
Male Employed11.43%
Female Employed10.97%

Chippewa County, Michigan Income

Chippewa County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,287$54,418
Families$51,883$64,900
Married Families$60,470$
Non Families$25,662$35,237

Chippewa County, Michigan Marital Status

Chippewa County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Chippewa County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Chippewa 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 35To44.

Chippewa County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Chippewa County, Michigan Veterans

Chippewa County, Michigan Veterans by War

3,487

Number of Veterans

3,274

Male Veterans

213

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,361
First Gulf War568
Second Gulf War392
Korea374
World War II188

Chippewa County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54835
65 to 74827
75+800
55 to 64735
18 to 34290

Chippewa County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,83012.45%
Indian42110.92%
Black1315.40%
2 or More875.84%
Asian187.26%
Hispanic112.45%

Chippewa County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chippewa County, Michigan Employment Status

Chippewa County, Michigan Employment by Age

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.2%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Chippewa County, Michigan Employment by Race

Chippewa County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Chippewa County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sault Ste. Marie1414413704-440-3.11%
De Tour Village325320-5-1.54%
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