Gratiot County, Michigan Population 2019

Gratiot County, Michigan's estimated population is 41,018 with a growth rate of 0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gratiot County, Michigan is the 41st largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201741,018860.21%
201640,932-376-0.91%
201541,308-130-0.31%
201441,438-463-1.10%
201341,901-54-0.13%
201241,955-147-0.35%
201142,102-327-0.77%
201042,4293,4478.84%
199038,982-1,466-3.62%
198040,4481,2023.06%
197039,2462,2346.04%
196037,0123,58310.72%
195033,4291,2243.80%
194032,2051,9536.46%
193030,252-3,662-10.80%
192033,9145,09417.68%
191028,820-1,069-3.58%
190029,8891,2214.26%
189028,6686,73230.69%
188021,93610,12685.74%
187011,8107,768192.18%
18604,0420.00%

Gratiot County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,711
Black or African American2,388
Two or More Races770
American Indian and Alaska Native180
Asian142
Some Other Race114
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

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

Gratiot County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Gratiot County, Michigan Median Age

39


Total

37.6


Male

41.4


Female

Gratiot County, Michigan Adults

There are 32,892 adults, (6,734 of whom are seniors) in Gratiot County, Michigan.

Gratiot County, Michigan Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Gratiot County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

19,382

46.91%

Male

21,937

53.09%

Gratiot County, Michigan Households and Families

Gratiot County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Gratiot County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All72.7%27.3%
Male69.7%30.3%
Non Family61.3%38.7%
Female50.3%49.7%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gratiot County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,7362.4172.7
Married7,2682.9586.4
Non Family4,9701.2561.3
Female1,8063.1350.3
Male6923.2169.7

2.9

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gratiot County, Michigan Households

Gratiot County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9513.39%
9th to 12th Grade1,8886.72%
High School Graduate11,54241.09%
Some College7,21725.69%
Associates Degree2,3558.38%
Bachelors Degree2,4788.82%
Graduate Degree1,6585.90%

Gratiot County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,77922,5553,949
Black1,6461,26955
Hispanic1,20598862
Multiple Races42139525
Native American13111417
Other Race10872
Asian877933
Islander1111

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 37.93%.

Gratiot County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,526$40,279$26,128
Less Than High School$25,240$32,807$9,659
High School Grad$28,649$34,120$21,571
Some College$31,904$42,460$26,427
Bachelors Degree$44,263$51,413$36,953
Graduate Degree$50,250$51,667$50,149

$32,526

Average Earnings

$40,279

Average Male

$26,128

Average Female

Gratiot County, Michigan Language

Gratiot County, Michigan Language by Age

Gratiot County, Michigan Language

96.86% of Gratiot County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.14% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.07% of the population.

Gratiot County, Michigan Poverty

Gratiot County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,4046,36719.65%
Hispanic2,04159128.96%
Black41125862.77%
Multiple57910317.79%
Native1554126.45%
Asian1152118.26%
Other941920.21%

20.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.98%

Male Poverty Rate

21.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gratiot County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gratiot County, Michigan is Black, with 62.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gratiot County, Michigan is Multiple, with 17.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.60%.

Gratiot County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.47%
High School17.16%
Some College15.42%
Bachelors or Greater8.22%

Gratiot County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.23%
Male Unemployed38.52%
Female Employed10.11%
Male Employed6.98%

Gratiot County, Michigan Income

Gratiot County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,256$56,136
Families$51,947$66,351
Married Families$60,972$74,494
Non Families$24,090$33,084

Gratiot County, Michigan Marital Status

Gratiot County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.7%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Gratiot County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Gratiot 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.

Gratiot County, Michigan Marital Status by Race


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

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans by War

2,525

Number of Veterans

2,329

Male Veterans

196

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,004
Second Gulf War340
First Gulf War325
Korea218
World War II121

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74667
75+574
55 to 64525
35 to 54503
18 to 34256

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4158.12%
Hispanic865.71%
Black592.62%
2 or More315.82%
Other109.26%
Indian107.63%

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans by Education

11.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gratiot County, Michigan Employment Status

Gratiot County, Michigan Employment by Age

48.5%

Labor Force Participation

44.9%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Gratiot County, Michigan Employment by Race

Gratiot County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gratiot County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Alma93789149-229-2.44%
St. Louis74827060-422-5.64%
Ithaca29102823-87-2.99%
Breckenridge13281300-28-2.11%
Ashley563553-10-1.78%
Perrinton406397-9-2.22%
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