Grand Traverse County, Michigan Population 2018

Grand Traverse County, Michigan's estimated population is 91,807 with a growth rate of 1.20% 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
201791,8071,0921.20%
201690,715-1,199-1.30%
201691,9144030.44%
201591,5116950.77%
201490,8167540.84%
201390,0628921.00%
201289,1708460.96%
201188,3241,3511.55%
201086,97322,70035.32%
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
White85,831
Two or More Races1,556
Black or African American1,158
American Indian and Alaska Native1,103
Asian594
Some Other Race377
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander96

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

Grand Traverse 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

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Median Age

42.5


Total

40.7


Male

44


Female

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Adults

There are 71,756 adults, (15,422 of which are seniors) in Grand Traverse County, Michigan.

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

46,111

50.83%

Male

44,604

49.17%

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
Married89%11%
All76.5%23.5%
Male68%32%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Female54.5%45.5%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,7082.4676.5
Married18,1803.0889
Non Family12,7821.2665.3
Female3,1673.2854.5
Male1,5793.4368

3.03

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Households

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Education

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0031.55%
9th to 12th Grade2,5853.99%
High School Graduate16,94626.18%
Some College16,67225.76%
Associates Degree7,01710.84%
Bachelors Degree12,37519.12%
Graduate Degree8,12312.55%

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White60,79057,90020,006
Hispanic1,3701,119103
Black92173236
Native American82073168
Multiple Races425356109
Asian382242112
Other Race30829559
Islander59595

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 islander people with a rate of 32.91%.

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,536$37,088$26,249
Less Than High School$16,645$16,788$16,321
High School Grad$25,179$30,674$20,671
Some College$30,564$35,686$25,779
Bachelors Degree$41,430$49,642$33,476
Graduate Degree$53,856$69,709$45,166

$31,536

Average Earnings

$37,088

Average Male

$26,249

Average Female

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Language

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Language by Age

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Language

95.62% of Grand Traverse County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 4.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.77% of the population.

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Poverty

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White82,2837,6109.25%
Multiple1,50547031.23%
Hispanic2,2922068.99%
Asian58914224.11%
Black66013220.00%
Native1,057958.99%
Other3537521.25%

9.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.56%

Male Poverty Rate

10.03%

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 31.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grand Traverse County, Michigan is Native, with 8.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.36%.

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.45%
High School12.39%
Some College8.67%
Bachelors or Greater3.52%

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.94%
Male Unemployed13.54%
Female Employed5.88%
Male Employed4.65%

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Income

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,597$73,560
Families$68,872$87,050
Married Families$76,463$
Non Families$33,535$46,689

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Marital Status

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Veterans

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Veterans by War

6,598

Number of Veterans

6,128

Male Veterans

470

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,466
First Gulf War945
Korea646
Second Gulf War575
World War II562

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,749
75+1,656
35 to 541,517
55 to 641,442
18 to 34234

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,4479.45%
Hispanic825.50%
Indian515.78%
Black474.43%
2 or More345.55%
Other195.64%

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Veterans by Education

7.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Employment Status

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Employment by Age

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Employment by Race

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Employment by Education

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%
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