Grand Traverse County, Michigan Population 2019

Grand Traverse County, Michigan's estimated population is 91,796 with a growth rate of -0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grand Traverse County, Michigan is the 22nd largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201892,5737770.85%
201791,796-167-0.18%
201691,9634170.46%
201591,5466930.76%
201490,8537570.84%
201390,0969001.01%
201289,1968670.98%
201188,3291,3581.56%
201086,97122,69835.31%
199064,2739,37417.07%
198054,89915,72440.14%
197039,1755,68516.98%
196033,4904,89217.11%
195028,5985,20822.27%
194023,3903,37916.89%
193020,0114932.53%
192019,518-4,266-17.94%
191023,7843,30516.14%
190020,4797,12453.34%
189013,3554,93358.57%
18808,4223,97989.56%
18704,4433,157245.49%
18601,2860.00%

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White86,419
Two or More Races1,794
Black or African American1,061
American Indian and Alaska Native957
Asian583
Some Other Race325
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander83

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2019

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Median Age

42.8


Total

41.2


Male

44.2


Female

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Adults

There are 72,336 adults, (16,202 of whom are seniors) in Grand Traverse County, Michigan.

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

46,362

50.82%

Male

44,860

49.18%

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Households and Families

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
All76.6%23.4%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Male64.4%35.6%
Female56.8%43.2%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All36,5192.4276.6
Married19,042388.8
Non Family12,6641.2664.8
Female3,0573.1756.8
Male1,7563.2964.4

2.96

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8681.33%
9th to 12th Grade2,5723.93%
High School Graduate16,07924.59%
Some College16,65125.47%
Associates Degree6,82710.44%
Bachelors Degree13,63220.85%
Graduate Degree8,74913.38%

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White61,43558,59521,698
Hispanic1,4341,231212
Black79368545
Native American71761795
Multiple Races622522176
Asian383250100
Other Race27026573
Islander444413

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 35.32%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,546$40,293$27,540
Less Than High School$16,900$17,406$15,750
High School Grad$25,593$31,378$20,764
Some College$32,256$37,184$27,306
Bachelors Degree$43,788$51,771$34,044
Graduate Degree$54,294$69,950$46,400

$33,546

Average Earnings

$40,293

Average Male

$27,540

Average Female

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Language

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Language by Age

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Language

95.86% of Grand Traverse County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 4.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.81% of the population.

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Poverty

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White82,8517,5859.15%
Multiple1,73750228.90%
Hispanic2,4131636.76%
Asian57716027.73%
Black68214721.55%
Native929849.04%
Other304103.29%

9.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.46%

Male Poverty Rate

9.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grand Traverse County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grand Traverse County, Michigan is Multiple, with 28.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grand Traverse County, Michigan is Other, with 3.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.55%
High School12.30%
Some College8.46%
Bachelors or Greater3.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.33%
Male Unemployed13.66%
Female Employed6.07%
Male Employed4.67%

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Income

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,229$77,079
Families$71,745$91,291
Married Families$80,427$101,952
Non Families$34,899$47,620

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Marital Status

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Veterans

6,776

Number of Veterans

6,141

Male Veterans

635

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,528
First Gulf War1,116
Second Gulf War694
Korea568
World War II498

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,6039.59%
Indian688.76%
Hispanic543.52%
2 or More546.43%
Black374.06%
Other144.95%

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Veterans by Education

7.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Employment Status

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Grand Traverse County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Traverse City 14674154798055.49%
Kingsley14801567875.88%
Fife Lake443469265.87%
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