Lake County, Michigan Population 2018

Lake County, Michigan's estimated population is 12,013 with a growth rate of 1.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake County, Michigan is the 72nd largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201711,669-344-2.86%
201712,0131521.28%
201611,8611681.44%
201511,6933032.66%
201411,3900.00%
201311,390-68-0.59%
201211,45840.03%
201111,454-57-0.50%
201011,5112,92834.11%
19908,58387211.31%
19807,7112,05036.21%
19705,6613236.05%
19605,338811.54%
19505,2574599.57%
19404,79873218.00%
19304,066-371-8.36%
19204,437-502-10.16%
19104,939-18-0.36%
19004,957-1,548-23.80%
18906,5053,272101.21%
18803,2332,685489.96%
18705480.00%

Lake County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,137
Black or African American885
Two or More Races506
American Indian and Alaska Native87
Some Other Race28
Asian21
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Lake County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lake County, Michigan Median Age

52.1


Total

51.8


Male

52.7


Female

Lake County, Michigan Adults

There are 9,724 adults, (3,127 of whom are seniors) in Lake County, Michigan.

Lake County, Michigan Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

47.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

5,704

48.88%

Male

5,965

51.12%

Lake County, Michigan Households and Families

Lake County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Lake County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.2%6.8%
All84.4%15.6%
Non Family77.1%22.9%
Male72.6%27.4%
Female69.9%30.1%

84.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,5552.4884.4
Married2,2572.9893.2
Non Family1,7851.2377.1
Female3164.869.9
Male1974.3772.6

3.17

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake County, Michigan Households

Lake County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3964.43%
9th to 12th Grade1,15712.94%
High School Graduate3,74541.88%
Some College1,96721.99%
Associates Degree6607.38%
Bachelors Degree6437.19%
Graduate Degree3754.19%

Lake County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8636,518891
Black67857183
Hispanic1871442
Multiple Races14911939
Native American7454
Other Race2523
Asian1353

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 92.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 26.17%.

Lake County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,851$26,677$18,160
Less Than High School$12,288$15,179$7,314
High School Grad$22,337$26,615$16,818
Some College$22,870$29,250$19,496
Bachelors Degree$29,250$66,250$21,528
Graduate Degree$46,667$50,250$46,528

$21,851

Average Earnings

$26,677

Average Male

$18,160

Average Female

Lake County, Michigan Language

Lake County, Michigan Language by Age

Lake County, Michigan Language

97.29% of Lake County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 2.71% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.40% of the population.

Lake County, Michigan Poverty

Lake County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,6612,16022.36%
Black77934744.54%
Multiple48820742.42%
Hispanic2729033.09%
Native811518.52%
Other12541.67%

25.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.39%

Male Poverty Rate

24.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Michigan is Black, with 44.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Michigan is Native, with 18.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.25%.

Lake County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.03%
Some College21.37%
High School17.08%
Bachelors or Greater10.51%

Lake County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.78%
Female Unemployed37.50%
Female Employed13.03%
Male Employed11.16%

Lake County, Michigan Income

Lake County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,309$42,159
Families$43,433$51,772
Married Families$47,652$
Non Families$18,057$25,433

Lake County, Michigan Marital Status

Lake County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Lake 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.

Lake County, Michigan Marital Status by Race


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

Lake County, Michigan Veterans

Lake County, Michigan Veterans by War

1,155

Number of Veterans

1,073

Male Veterans

82

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam506
Korea130
First Gulf War119
World War II44
Second Gulf War44

Lake County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74390
75+378
55 to 64209
35 to 54160
18 to 3418

Lake County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,03912.19%
Black648.37%
2 or More4916.17%
Hispanic42.00%
Indian33.70%

Lake County, Michigan Veterans by Education

12.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Michigan Employment Status

Lake County, Michigan Employment by Age

39.9%

Labor Force Participation

35.3%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lake County, Michigan Employment by Race

Lake County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lake County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Baldwin1206120600.00%
Luther318316-2-0.63%
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