Delta County, Michigan Population 2019

Delta County, Michigan's estimated population is 35,965 with a growth rate of -0.72% 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
201735,965-260-0.72%
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
White34,166
Two or More Races1,222
American Indian and Alaska Native702
Asian132
Black or African American96
Some Other Race61
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander16

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

Delta County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2019

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

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

Delta County, Michigan Median Age

46.9


Total

45.8


Male

48.1


Female

Delta County, Michigan Adults

There are 29,005 adults, (8,011 of whom are seniors) in Delta County, Michigan.

Delta County, Michigan Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Delta County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

18,311

50.31%

Male

18,084

49.69%

Delta County, Michigan Households and Families

Delta County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Delta County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.2%7.8%
All79.9%20.1%
Male75.4%24.6%
Female67.8%32.2%
Non Family67.1%32.9%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Delta County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,9202.2579.9
Married7,8422.8492.2
Non Family5,8981.1867.1
Female1,5552.9267.8
Male6253.2575.4

2.82

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

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 Grade6072.30%
9th to 12th Grade1,0934.13%
High School Graduate8,91233.70%
Some College6,81525.77%
Associates Degree3,53313.36%
Bachelors Degree3,76014.22%
Graduate Degree1,7226.51%

Delta County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White25,08823,5245,277
Multiple Races51946452
Native American438424100
Hispanic23819447
Asian1098818
Black68607
Other Race44285
Islander1110

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 96.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 22.83%.

Delta County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,953$41,676$23,810
Less Than High School$13,443$$13,542
High School Grad$28,488$36,082$20,772
Some College$28,154$41,453$20,900
Bachelors Degree$42,988$55,692$33,721
Graduate Degree$59,821$64,950$51,507

$30,953

Average Earnings

$41,676

Average Male

$23,810

Average Female

Delta County, Michigan Language

Delta County, Michigan Language by Age

Delta County, Michigan Language

97.98% of Delta County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 2.02% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.85% of the population.

Delta County, Michigan Poverty

Delta County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White33,5124,51713.48%
Multiple1,20938932.18%
Native69813419.20%
Hispanic4359922.76%
Asian1253326.40%
Black473268.09%
Other611727.87%

14.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.48%

Male Poverty Rate

15.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delta County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delta County, Michigan is Black, with 68.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delta County, Michigan is White, with 13.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.72%.

Delta County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.10%
High School13.44%
Some College13.28%
Bachelors or Greater5.01%

Delta County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.66%
Female Unemployed14.95%
Female Employed9.93%
Male Employed5.62%

Delta County, Michigan Income

Delta County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,639$57,529
Families$56,777$68,415
Married Families$64,566$76,822
Non Families$24,587$37,309

Delta County, Michigan Marital Status

Delta County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

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


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

Delta County, Michigan Veterans

Delta County, Michigan Veterans by War

3,205

Number of Veterans

3,021

Male Veterans

184

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,338
First Gulf War536
Korea374
Second Gulf War363
World War II131

Delta County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,016
75+890
35 to 54629
55 to 64488
18 to 34182

Delta County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,08211.19%
2 or More578.70%
Indian428.32%
Hispanic2911.51%
Other2350.00%
Asian10.89%

Delta County, Michigan Veterans by Education

7.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delta County, Michigan Employment Status

Delta County, Michigan Employment by Age

56.7%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

6.5%

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