Clare County, Michigan Population 2018

Clare County, Michigan's estimated population is 30,653 with a growth rate of 0.81% 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
201730,597-56-0.18%
201730,6532470.81%
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
White29,496
Two or More Races566
Black or African American168
American Indian and Alaska Native165
Asian105
Some Other Race97

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Clare County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Clare County, Michigan Median Age

46.9


Total

46.3


Male

47.7


Female

Clare County, Michigan Adults

There are 24,526 adults, (6,874 of whom are seniors) in Clare County, Michigan.

Clare County, Michigan Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Clare County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

15,449

50.49%

Male

15,148

49.51%

Clare County, Michigan Households and Families

Clare County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Clare County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.4%10.6%
Male83.9%16.1%
All81.5%18.5%
Non Family73.9%26.1%
Female67.5%32.5%

81.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clare County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,7262.3781.5
Married6,3882.9589.4
Non Family4,4301.1773.9
Female1,3113.267.5
Male5973.2383.9

2.91

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade1,1645.22%
9th to 12th Grade2,25010.08%
High School Graduate8,67338.87%
Some College5,72225.65%
Associates Degree1,7978.05%
Bachelors Degree1,7077.65%
Graduate Degree9994.48%

Clare County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,47118,1922,613
Hispanic29522518
Multiple Races25823529
Native American13811915
Black1017720
Other Race806611
Asian524912

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.23%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 23.08%.

Clare County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,860$31,952$19,660
Less Than High School$23,171$30,508$14,138
High School Grad$22,153$28,691$15,320
Some College$24,330$32,739$18,685
Bachelors Degree$45,654$51,192$42,350
Graduate Degree$54,872$56,750$52,955

$25,860

Average Earnings

$31,952

Average Male

$19,660

Average Female

Clare County, Michigan Language

Clare County, Michigan Language by Age

Clare County, Michigan Language

95.24% of Clare County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 4.76% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.67% of the population.

Clare County, Michigan Poverty

Clare County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,7786,70223.29%
Hispanic54223042.44%
Multiple56114125.13%
Other853844.71%
Native1583018.99%
Black881517.05%

23.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.76%

Male Poverty Rate

25.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clare County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clare County, Michigan is Other, with 44.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clare County, Michigan is Black, with 17.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.18%.

Clare County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.53%
High School19.75%
Some College17.35%
Bachelors or Greater7.94%

Clare County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.80%
Male Unemployed33.85%
Female Employed15.87%
Male Employed11.37%

Clare County, Michigan Income

Clare County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,913$49,069
Families$45,201$57,068
Married Families$53,788$65,161
Non Families$20,190$31,832

Clare County, Michigan Marital Status

Clare County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Clare County, Michigan Veterans

Clare County, Michigan Veterans by War

2,586

Number of Veterans

2,432

Male Veterans

154

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,189
First Gulf War286
Korea243
Second Gulf War205
World War II116

Clare County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74898
75+680
55 to 64506
35 to 54407
18 to 3495

Clare County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,55010.73%
Hispanic246.59%
Other1516.13%
2 or More103.50%
Indian95.92%
Black21.38%

Clare County, Michigan Veterans by Education

7.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clare County, Michigan Employment Status

Clare County, Michigan Employment by Age

49.1%

Labor Force Participation

43.5%

Employment Rate

11.5%

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