Gratiot County, Michigan Population 2018

Gratiot County, Michigan's estimated population is 41,018 with a growth rate of -1.58% 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
201741,018-658-1.58%
201641,6767441.82%
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
White38,051
Black or African American2,367
Two or More Races771
American Indian and Alaska Native190
Some Other Race180
Asian110
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

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

Gratiot County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Gratiot County, Michigan Median Age

39.2


Total

37.6


Male

41.6


Female

Gratiot County, Michigan Adults

There are 33,174 adults, (6,793 of which are seniors) in Gratiot County, Michigan.

Gratiot County, Michigan Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Gratiot County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

19,557

46.93%

Male

22,119

53.07%

Gratiot County, Michigan Households and Families

Gratiot County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gratiot County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All73.6%26.4%
Male69%31%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Female51.5%48.5%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gratiot County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,7212.4473.6
Married7,3672.9986
Non Family4,8941.2263.2
Female1,6573.2351.5
Male8033.269

2.93

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade1,0383.67%
9th to 12th Grade1,9126.77%
High School Graduate11,67541.31%
Some College7,28225.77%
Associates Degree2,3258.23%
Bachelors Degree2,4888.80%
Graduate Degree1,5405.45%

Gratiot County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White25,05622,6943,818
Black1,5591,21233
Hispanic1,18096457
Multiple Races41538661
Other Race14394
Native American13311043
Asian807325
Islander55

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 32.33%.

Gratiot County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,786$36,783$24,464
Less Than High School$19,873$26,429$17,596
High School Grad$25,946$31,819$20,121
Some College$30,987$40,697$25,021
Bachelors Degree$43,806$55,938$35,521
Graduate Degree$52,561$56,438$50,905

$30,786

Average Earnings

$36,783

Average Male

$24,464

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 2.08% of the population.

Gratiot County, Michigan Poverty

Gratiot County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,9335,89117.89%
Hispanic2,01258529.08%
Black32122570.09%
Multiple58015626.90%
Native1435437.76%
Other1555334.19%
Asian8367.23%

18.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.75%

Male Poverty Rate

21.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gratiot County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gratiot County, Michigan is Black, with 70.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gratiot County, Michigan is Asian, with 7.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.83%.

Gratiot County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.01%
High School16.68%
Some College14.03%
Bachelors or Greater5.63%

Gratiot County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.38%
Male Unemployed34.97%
Female Employed9.45%
Male Employed7.03%

Gratiot County, Michigan Income

Gratiot County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,145$55,678
Families$51,840$65,475
Married Families$60,722$73,635
Non Families$22,746$32,266

Gratiot County, Michigan Marital Status

Gratiot County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

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

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans by War

2,859

Number of Veterans

2,657

Male Veterans

202

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,151
Second Gulf War347
First Gulf War296
Korea247
World War II198

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74733
75+689
55 to 64630
35 to 54551
18 to 34256

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7119.04%
Hispanic1067.24%
Black703.13%
Indian4030.08%
2 or More275.01%
Other117.69%

Gratiot County, Michigan Veterans by Education

9.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gratiot County, Michigan Employment Status

Gratiot County, Michigan Employment by Age

50.2%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

8%

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