Ingham County, Michigan Population 2018

Ingham County, Michigan's estimated population is 290,186 with a growth rate of 1.98% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ingham County, Michigan is the 7th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017290,1865,6271.98%
2016284,559-3,374-1.17%
2016287,9332,2590.79%
2015285,6741,4700.52%
2014284,2041,2780.45%
2013282,9262950.10%
2012282,6313820.14%
2011282,2491,2130.43%
2010281,036-876-0.31%
1990281,9126,3922.32%
1980275,52014,4815.55%
1970261,03949,74323.54%
1960211,29638,35522.18%
1950172,94142,32532.40%
1940130,61614,02912.03%
1930116,58735,03342.96%
192081,55428,24452.98%
191053,31013,49233.88%
190039,8182,1525.71%
189037,6663,99011.85%
188033,6768,40833.28%
187025,2687,83344.93%
186017,4358,804102.00%
18508,6316,133245.52%
18402,4980.00%

Ingham County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White214,036
Black or African American31,804
Asian16,525
Two or More Races16,030
Some Other Race4,969
American Indian and Alaska Native1,087
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander108

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

Ingham County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Ingham County, Michigan Median Age

31.6


Total

30.6


Male

32.8


Female

Ingham County, Michigan Adults

There are 226,794 adults, (33,863 of which are seniors) in Ingham County, Michigan.

Ingham County, Michigan Age Dependency

47.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ingham County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

146,302

51.41%

Male

138,257

48.59%

Ingham County, Michigan Households and Families

Ingham County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ingham County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All57.7%42.3%
Male53.2%46.8%
Female43%57%
Non Family42.1%57.9%

57.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ingham County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All111,1182.3957.7
Non Family50,1821.4642.1
Married42,7733.1281.2
Female13,4423.2343
Male4,7213.2653.2

3.06

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ingham County, Michigan Households

Ingham County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,3242.54%
9th to 12th Grade8,7165.12%
High School Graduate36,77821.61%
Some College40,64423.89%
Associates Degree15,5049.11%
Bachelors Degree34,98720.56%
Graduate Degree29,20617.16%

Ingham County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White129,188121,97350,302
Black17,28515,3044,363
Hispanic10,7258,3952,300
Asian8,5107,4815,788
Multiple Races4,7384,1481,391
Other Race3,2852,305471
Native American832720267
Islander89898

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 68.01%.

Ingham County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,465$39,114$30,709
Less Than High School$18,690$22,384$13,399
High School Grad$25,011$27,315$20,980
Some College$30,546$33,926$26,227
Bachelors Degree$42,261$49,188$38,141
Graduate Degree$60,278$66,296$53,397

$34,465

Average Earnings

$39,114

Average Male

$30,709

Average Female

Ingham County, Michigan Language

Ingham County, Michigan Language by Age

Ingham County, Michigan Language

88.30% of Ingham County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 11.70% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 3.82% of the population.

Ingham County, Michigan Poverty

Ingham County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White190,01634,39018.10%
Black29,71710,10233.99%
Multiple15,3226,10639.85%
Hispanic20,5545,67827.62%
Asian13,7104,09429.86%
Other4,7711,18224.77%
Native1,01922321.88%
Islander1062523.58%

22.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.32%

Male Poverty Rate

23.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ingham County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ingham County, Michigan is Multiple, with 39.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ingham County, Michigan is White, with 18.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.22%.

Ingham County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.19%
High School17.98%
Some College13.88%
Bachelors or Greater6.99%

Ingham County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.22%
Male Unemployed41.85%
Female Employed16.30%
Male Employed12.41%

Ingham County, Michigan Income

Ingham County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,842$64,709
Families$63,345$82,062
Married Families$79,823$99,668
Non Families$31,510$41,706

Ingham County, Michigan Marital Status

Ingham County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.7%

Male Marriage Rate

37.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Ingham County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Ingham 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 45To54.

Ingham County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Ingham County, Michigan Veterans

Ingham County, Michigan Veterans by War

14,616

Number of Veterans

13,364

Male Veterans

1,252

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,142
First Gulf War2,441
Second Gulf War2,124
Korea1,346
World War II875

Ingham County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,665
65 to 743,579
75+3,094
55 to 642,934
18 to 341,344

Ingham County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White12,6987.17%
Black1,1464.92%
Hispanic5093.49%
2 or More4425.75%
Other1463.73%
Asian1180.86%
Indian555.98%
Hawaiian1110.19%

Ingham County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ingham County, Michigan Employment Status

Ingham County, Michigan Employment by Age

63.7%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Ingham County, Michigan Employment by Race

Ingham County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ingham County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lansing 11429911602017211.51%
East Lansing 48557488703130.64%
Mason825283951431.73%
Williamston38563887310.80%
Leslie18511872211.13%
Webberville1275128160.47%
Stockbridge12181234161.31%
Dansville563555-8-1.42%
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