Isabella County, Michigan Population 2018

Isabella County, Michigan's estimated population is 71,063 with a growth rate of 0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Isabella County, Michigan is the 27th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201771,0634890.69%
201670,574-559-0.79%
201671,1334960.70%
201570,6377041.01%
201469,933-160-0.23%
201370,093-478-0.68%
201270,571150.02%
201170,5562700.38%
201070,28615,66228.67%
199054,6245140.95%
198054,1109,51621.34%
197044,5949,24626.16%
196035,3486,38422.04%
195028,9642,98211.48%
194025,9824,85622.99%
193021,126-1,484-6.56%
192022,610-419-1.82%
191023,0292451.08%
190022,7844,00021.29%
189018,7846,62554.49%
188012,1598,046195.62%
18704,1132,670185.03%
18601,4430.00%

Isabella County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White62,445
Two or More Races2,988
American Indian and Alaska Native1,932
Black or African American1,755
Asian1,179
Some Other Race275

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

Isabella County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Isabella County, Michigan Median Age

27


Total

27.2


Male

26.8


Female

Isabella County, Michigan Adults

There are 58,294 adults, (7,763 of which are seniors) in Isabella County, Michigan.

Isabella County, Michigan Age Dependency

39.7

Age Dependency Ratio

15.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Isabella County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

36,290

51.42%

Male

34,284

48.58%

Isabella County, Michigan Households and Families

Isabella County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Isabella County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
Male63.8%36.2%
All60.9%39.1%
Female52.1%47.9%
Non Family37.8%62.2%

60.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Isabella County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,7122.5960.9
Non Family10,9401.937.8
Married10,0173.0788.2
Female2,6603.452.1
Male1,0953.263.8

3.03

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Isabella County, Michigan Households

Isabella County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8932.39%
9th to 12th Grade2,2866.11%
High School Graduate11,68131.22%
Some College8,86423.69%
Associates Degree3,1398.39%
Bachelors Degree6,02216.10%
Graduate Degree4,52512.10%

Isabella County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,37630,6969,357
Native American1,14293592
Multiple Races967848181
Hispanic929827261
Asian616569463
Black600555203
Other Race15113333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 92.50%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 75.16%.

Isabella County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,424$35,767$24,358
Less Than High School$14,590$18,045$11,750
High School Grad$24,299$31,735$19,058
Some College$26,722$32,989$21,397
Bachelors Degree$38,060$40,616$32,604
Graduate Degree$59,526$68,646$52,367

$30,424

Average Earnings

$35,767

Average Male

$24,358

Average Female

Isabella County, Michigan Language

Isabella County, Michigan Language by Age

Isabella County, Michigan Language

94.05% of Isabella County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 5.95% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.37% of the population.

Isabella County, Michigan Poverty

Isabella County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55,58715,72228.28%
Multiple2,58875629.21%
Hispanic2,33371130.48%
Black1,20956546.73%
Asian1,01647646.85%
Native1,88335718.96%
Other2505020.00%

28.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.35%

Male Poverty Rate

30.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Isabella County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Isabella County, Michigan is Asian, with 46.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Isabella County, Michigan is Native, with 18.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 51.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.41%.

Isabella County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.17%
High School15.82%
Some College13.68%
Bachelors or Greater8.35%

Isabella County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.47%
Male Unemployed47.50%
Female Employed28.80%
Male Employed23.04%

Isabella County, Michigan Income

Isabella County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,706$57,637
Families$58,451$75,347
Married Families$68,813$88,421
Non Families$23,191$33,022

Isabella County, Michigan Marital Status

Isabella County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.4%

Male Marriage Rate

33.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Isabella County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Isabella 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.

Isabella County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Isabella County, Michigan Veterans

Isabella County, Michigan Veterans by War

3,128

Number of Veterans

2,884

Male Veterans

244

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,200
Second Gulf War539
First Gulf War405
Korea336
World War II112

Isabella County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74790
75+649
35 to 54639
55 to 64633
18 to 34417

Isabella County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9595.66%
2 or More764.11%
Indian654.87%
Hispanic382.11%
Other156.44%
Black110.73%
Asian20.20%

Isabella County, Michigan Veterans by Education

9.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Isabella County, Michigan Employment Status

Isabella County, Michigan Employment by Age

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Isabella County, Michigan Employment by Race

Isabella County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Isabella County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mount Pleasant26016263132971.14%
Clare 31353071-64-2.04%
Lake Isabella16811668-13-0.77%
Shepherd1515151610.07%
Rosebush36836800.00%
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