Oceana County, Michigan Population 2018

Oceana County, Michigan's estimated population is 26,442 with a growth rate of 0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oceana County, Michigan is the 51st largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,317-125-0.47%
201726,4421610.61%
201626,281-6-0.02%
201526,287-26-0.10%
201426,313490.19%
201326,264-12-0.05%
201226,276-174-0.66%
201126,450-50-0.19%
201026,5004,04618.02%
199022,4544522.05%
198022,0024,01822.34%
197017,9841,4378.68%
196016,5474422.74%
195016,1051,2938.73%
194014,8121,0077.29%
193013,805-1,796-11.51%
192015,601-2,778-15.12%
191018,3791,73510.42%
190016,6449466.03%
189015,6983,99934.18%
188011,6994,47761.99%
18707,2225,406297.69%
18601,8161,516505.33%
1850300-196-39.52%
18404960.00%

Oceana County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,923
Some Other Race396
Two or More Races380
Black or African American327
American Indian and Alaska Native225
Asian62
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

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

Oceana County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Oceana County, Michigan Median Age

42.7


Total

41.1


Male

44.3


Female

Oceana County, Michigan Adults

There are 20,216 adults, (5,207 of whom are seniors) in Oceana County, Michigan.

Oceana County, Michigan Age Dependency

75.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Oceana County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

12,994

49.37%

Male

13,323

50.63%

Oceana County, Michigan Households and Families

Oceana County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Oceana County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All80.6%19.4%
Male75.7%24.3%
Non Family74.2%25.8%
Female57.1%42.9%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oceana County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,1762.5280.6
Married5,7502.9888.4
Non Family2,8251.274.2
Female9843.1957.1
Male6173.2175.7

2.94

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oceana County, Michigan Households

Oceana County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8354.64%
9th to 12th Grade1,6108.94%
High School Graduate6,37135.39%
Some College4,33624.09%
Associates Degree1,5848.80%
Bachelors Degree2,09911.66%
Graduate Degree1,1676.48%

Oceana County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,87814,2963,129
Hispanic1,70592173
Other Race192987
Native American17914018
Multiple Races15814115
Black81403
Asian474728
Islander222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Oceana County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,955$35,634$21,859
Less Than High School$18,651$25,577$11,209
High School Grad$26,851$32,316$20,084
Some College$30,311$40,913$22,534
Bachelors Degree$37,434$43,393$30,938
Graduate Degree$55,313$56,250$54,750

$28,955

Average Earnings

$35,634

Average Male

$21,859

Average Female

Oceana County, Michigan Language

Oceana County, Michigan Language by Age

Oceana County, Michigan Language

87.85% of Oceana County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 12.15% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.16% of the population.

Oceana County, Michigan Poverty

Oceana County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,4123,04514.22%
Hispanic3,7981,15630.44%
Black27724287.36%
Other39611128.03%
Multiple37710227.06%
Native2225424.32%

17.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.34%

Male Poverty Rate

17.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oceana County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oceana County, Michigan is Black, with 87.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oceana County, Michigan is White, with 14.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.73%.

Oceana County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.85%
High School15.19%
Some College9.92%
Bachelors or Greater4.54%

Oceana County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed43.65%
Female Unemployed41.97%
Female Employed11.52%
Male Employed8.66%

Oceana County, Michigan Income

Oceana County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,382$56,592
Families$50,929$63,857
Married Families$58,214$71,639
Non Families$23,939$34,479

Oceana County, Michigan Marital Status

Oceana County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Oceana County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Oceana 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.

Oceana County, Michigan Marital Status by Race


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

Oceana County, Michigan Veterans

Oceana County, Michigan Veterans by War

1,887

Number of Veterans

1,800

Male Veterans

87

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam790
First Gulf War214
Korea204
Second Gulf War139
World War II109

Oceana County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74617
75+522
55 to 64330
35 to 54327
18 to 3491

Oceana County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8379.55%
Hispanic452.09%
2 or More169.30%
Indian136.44%
Other93.63%
Black82.69%
Asian47.84%

Oceana County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oceana County, Michigan Employment Status

Oceana County, Michigan Employment by Age

55.5%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Oceana County, Michigan Employment by Race

Oceana County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Oceana County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hart21262086-40-1.88%
Shelby20652008-57-2.76%
Hesperia 954935-19-1.99%
Pentwater857841-16-1.87%
New Era451444-7-1.55%
Rothbury432426-6-1.39%
Walkerville247242-5-2.02%
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