Delta County, Michigan Population 2018

Delta County, Michigan's estimated population is 35,965 with a growth rate of -1.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Delta County, Michigan is the 44th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201735,965-605-1.65%
201636,5703450.95%
201636,225-187-0.51%
201536,412-163-0.45%
201436,575-223-0.61%
201336,798-35-0.10%
201236,833-107-0.29%
201136,940-109-0.29%
201037,049-731-1.93%
199037,780-1,167-3.00%
198038,9473,0238.41%
197035,9241,6264.74%
196034,2981,3854.21%
195032,913-1,124-3.30%
194034,0371,7575.44%
193032,2801,3714.44%
192030,9098012.66%
191030,1086,22726.08%
190023,8818,55155.78%
189015,3308,518125.04%
18806,8124,270167.98%
18702,5421,370116.89%
18601,1720.00%

Delta County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White34,406
Two or More Races1,179
American Indian and Alaska Native736
Asian95
Black or African American91
Some Other Race39
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24

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

Delta 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

Delta County, Michigan Median Age

46.6


Total

45.6


Male

47.7


Female

Delta County, Michigan Adults

There are 29,110 adults, (7,753 of which are seniors) in Delta County, Michigan.

Delta County, Michigan Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Delta County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

18,482

50.54%

Male

18,088

49.46%

Delta County, Michigan Households and Families

Delta County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Delta County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.1%7.9%
All78.4%21.6%
Male70.6%29.4%
Non Family64.5%35.5%
Female62.7%37.3%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Delta County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,8162.2878.4
Married7,8612.8692.1
Non Family5,7811.1864.5
Female1,4032.9762.7
Male7713.270.6

2.84

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Delta County, Michigan Households

Delta County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6292.37%
9th to 12th Grade1,3345.04%
High School Graduate8,95633.82%
Some College6,77225.57%
Associates Degree3,34412.63%
Bachelors Degree3,82414.44%
Graduate Degree1,6266.14%

Delta County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White25,20823,3735,253
Native American47946085
Multiple Races43838966
Hispanic22118037
Asian836114
Black67647
Other Race3625
Islander1817

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 96.03%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 20.84%.

Delta County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,490$40,355$22,313
Less Than High School$20,202$25,417$13,362
High School Grad$25,712$33,356$18,984
Some College$26,804$40,674$20,869
Bachelors Degree$42,542$51,987$32,818
Graduate Degree$60,275$67,663$53,889

$29,490

Average Earnings

$40,355

Average Male

$22,313

Average Female

Delta County, Michigan Language

Delta County, Michigan Language by Age

Delta County, Michigan Language

98.03% of Delta County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 1.97% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.75% of the population.

Delta County, Michigan Poverty

Delta County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White33,6465,20515.47%
Multiple1,16945138.58%
Native72818625.55%
Hispanic40911728.61%
Black553461.82%
Asian913336.26%
Other391435.90%

16.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.59%

Male Poverty Rate

17.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delta County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delta County, Michigan is Black, with 61.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delta County, Michigan is White, with 15.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.19%.

Delta County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.71%
High School16.48%
Some College14.13%
Bachelors or Greater6.70%

Delta County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed28.88%
Female Unemployed16.35%
Female Employed9.97%
Male Employed7.55%

Delta County, Michigan Income

Delta County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,353$54,916
Families$55,193$65,943
Married Families$62,031$73,612
Non Families$22,373$33,983

Delta County, Michigan Marital Status

Delta County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Delta County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Delta 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.

Delta County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Delta County, Michigan Veterans

Delta County, Michigan Veterans by War

3,634

Number of Veterans

3,402

Male Veterans

232

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,437
First Gulf War625
Korea454
Second Gulf War358
World War II178

Delta County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,046
75+991
35 to 54790
55 to 64625
18 to 34182

Delta County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,51112.67%
Indian6111.36%
2 or More406.72%
Hispanic208.13%
Other2054.05%
Asian22.41%

Delta County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delta County, Michigan Employment Status

Delta County, Michigan Employment by Age

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Delta County, Michigan Employment by Race

Delta County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Delta County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Escanaba1261612327-289-2.29%
Gladstone49734796-177-3.56%
Garden221216-5-2.26%
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