Ionia County, Michigan Population 2018

Ionia County, Michigan's estimated population is 64,291 with a growth rate of 0.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ionia County, Michigan is the 30th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201764,2911650.26%
201664,126-56-0.09%
201664,1821310.20%
201564,051-178-0.28%
201464,2292470.39%
201363,9821090.17%
201263,873200.03%
201163,85370.01%
201063,8466,82211.96%
199057,0245,20910.05%
198051,8155,96713.01%
197045,8482,7166.30%
196043,1324,97413.04%
195038,1582,4486.86%
194035,7106171.76%
193035,0932,0066.06%
192033,087-463-1.38%
191033,550-779-2.27%
190034,3291,5284.66%
189032,801-1,071-3.16%
188033,8726,19122.37%
187027,68110,99965.93%
186016,6829,085119.59%
18507,5975,674295.06%
18401,9230.00%

Ionia County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White58,465
Black or African American2,392
Two or More Races2,051
Some Other Race646
American Indian and Alaska Native378
Asian194

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

Ionia 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

Ionia County, Michigan Median Age

38.2


Total

37


Male

39.5


Female

Ionia County, Michigan Adults

There are 49,185 adults, (8,465 of which are seniors) in Ionia County, Michigan.

Ionia County, Michigan Age Dependency

57.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Ionia County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

30,350

47.33%

Male

33,776

52.67%

Ionia County, Michigan Households and Families

Ionia County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ionia County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All77.4%22.6%
Non Family67.6%32.4%
Male63.1%36.9%
Female55.7%44.3%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ionia County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,2932.777.4
Married11,9023.2688.7
Non Family6,5551.2867.6
Female2,2353.4855.7
Male1,6013.3463.1

3.19

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ionia County, Michigan Households

Ionia County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3163.04%
9th to 12th Grade3,3077.64%
High School Graduate16,90139.06%
Some College11,02925.49%
Associates Degree3,9709.17%
Bachelors Degree4,85411.22%
Graduate Degree1,8974.38%

Ionia County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,75935,1966,371
Black1,8221,48989
Hispanic1,480981115
Multiple Races955772118
Other Race45029954
Native American33027431
Asian1361244

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 91.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 16.44%.

Ionia County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,054$36,451$26,491
Less Than High School$20,302$22,353$14,524
High School Grad$26,372$31,651$21,429
Some College$33,149$40,300$25,410
Bachelors Degree$46,741$52,833$42,825
Graduate Degree$57,457$68,365$52,976

$32,054

Average Earnings

$36,451

Average Male

$26,491

Average Female

Ionia County, Michigan Language

Ionia County, Michigan Language by Age

Ionia County, Michigan Language

96.77% of Ionia County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.23% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.16% of the population.

Ionia County, Michigan Poverty

Ionia County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White54,8277,50113.68%
Hispanic2,68255220.58%
Multiple1,79042023.46%
Other57816428.37%
Black6736910.25%
Native3276419.57%
Asian1872513.37%

14.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.34%

Male Poverty Rate

15.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ionia County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ionia County, Michigan is Other, with 28.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ionia County, Michigan is Black, with 10.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.95%.

Ionia County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.96%
High School13.88%
Some College8.41%
Bachelors or Greater3.60%

Ionia County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.10%
Female Unemployed34.37%
Female Employed8.08%
Male Employed6.10%

Ionia County, Michigan Income

Ionia County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,037$59,667
Families$58,335$67,976
Married Families$66,753$76,306
Non Families$28,929$35,512

Ionia County, Michigan Marital Status

Ionia County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Ionia County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Ionia 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 35To44.

Ionia County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Ionia County, Michigan Veterans

Ionia County, Michigan Veterans by War

3,948

Number of Veterans

3,711

Male Veterans

237

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,540
First Gulf War559
Second Gulf War469
Korea416
World War II125

Ionia County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,035
35 to 541,032
55 to 64823
75+765
18 to 34293

Ionia County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,6898.29%
Black1466.31%
Hispanic854.58%
Other7415.04%
2 or More302.20%
Indian92.70%

Ionia County, Michigan Veterans by Education

6.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ionia County, Michigan Employment Status

Ionia County, Michigan Employment by Age

58.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ionia County, Michigan Employment by Race

Ionia County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ionia County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ionia1139411300-94-0.82%
Belding57575769120.21%
Portland38953936411.05%
Lake Odessa20182032140.69%
Saranac13211335141.06%
Lyons78979230.38%
Muir60460620.33%
Pewamo46947671.49%
Hubbardston 39540161.52%
Clarksville39440061.52%
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