Clare County, Michigan Population 2018

Clare County, Michigan's estimated population is 30,653 with a growth rate of 0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clare County, Michigan is the 48th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201730,653450.15%
201630,6082020.66%
201630,406-202-0.66%
201530,608-116-0.38%
201430,7241320.43%
201330,592-200-0.65%
201230,792-205-0.66%
201130,997-9-0.03%
201031,0066,05424.26%
199024,9521,1304.74%
198023,8227,12742.69%
197016,6955,04843.34%
196011,6471,39413.60%
195010,2531,09011.90%
19409,1632,13130.30%
19307,032-1,218-14.76%
19208,250-990-10.71%
19109,24088010.53%
19008,36080210.61%
18907,5583,37180.51%
18804,1873,8211043.99%
18703660.00%

Clare County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,520
Two or More Races637
Black or African American156
American Indian and Alaska Native145
Asian78
Some Other Race72

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

Clare 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

Clare County, Michigan Median Age

46.5


Total

46.2


Male

46.9


Female

Clare County, Michigan Adults

There are 24,456 adults, (6,703 of which are seniors) in Clare County, Michigan.

Clare County, Michigan Age Dependency

72.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Clare County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

15,482

50.58%

Male

15,126

49.42%

Clare County, Michigan Households and Families

Clare County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clare County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All81.9%18.1%
Male79.8%20.2%
Non Family76%24%
Female67.9%32.1%

81.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clare County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9182.3381.9
Married6,3152.9289.5
Non Family4,5861.1776
Female1,3893.1367.9
Male6283.2279.8

2.88

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clare County, Michigan Households

Clare County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1845.33%
9th to 12th Grade2,35410.59%
High School Graduate8,71839.23%
Some College5,68025.56%
Associates Degree1,7627.93%
Bachelors Degree1,6447.40%
Graduate Degree8833.97%

Clare County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,40717,9972,429
Hispanic28622614
Multiple Races27725146
Native American1261114
Black957220
Other Race60497
Asian474016

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 90.61%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 34.04%.

Clare County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,430$31,676$18,901
Less Than High School$22,219$29,926$13,482
High School Grad$21,787$27,654$15,990
Some College$24,204$32,314$18,102
Bachelors Degree$44,091$54,643$35,395
Graduate Degree$54,659$58,125$54,079

$25,430

Average Earnings

$31,676

Average Male

$18,901

Average Female

Clare County, Michigan Language

Clare County, Michigan Language by Age

Clare County, Michigan Language

94.96% of Clare County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 5.04% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.65% of the population.

Clare County, Michigan Poverty

Clare County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,7406,85923.87%
Hispanic54120537.89%
Multiple62218730.06%
Native1402920.71%
Other632031.75%
Black871719.54%

24.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.90%

Male Poverty Rate

26.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clare County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clare County, Michigan is Hispanic, with 37.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clare County, Michigan is Black, with 19.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.40%.

Clare County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.41%
High School20.53%
Some College19.26%
Bachelors or Greater6.63%

Clare County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.10%
Male Unemployed40.14%
Female Employed16.34%
Male Employed11.19%

Clare County, Michigan Income

Clare County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,911$47,235
Families$43,759$54,890
Married Families$52,476$
Non Families$21,250$31,409

Clare County, Michigan Marital Status

Clare County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Clare County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Clare 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 55To64.

Clare County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Clare County, Michigan Veterans

Clare County, Michigan Veterans by War

2,697

Number of Veterans

2,579

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,218
First Gulf War283
Korea267
Second Gulf War158
World War II124

Clare County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74918
75+645
55 to 64580
35 to 54462
18 to 3492

Clare County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,64611.15%
Hispanic4412.57%
Indian2216.42%
Other1420.29%
2 or More134.08%
Black21.49%

Clare County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clare County, Michigan Employment Status

Clare County, Michigan Employment by Age

48.9%

Labor Force Participation

42.8%

Employment Rate

12.5%

Unemployment Rate

Clare County, Michigan Employment by Race

Clare County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clare County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Clare 31353071-64-2.04%
Harrison21142076-38-1.80%
Farwell873853-20-2.29%
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