Otsego County, Michigan Population 2018

Otsego County, Michigan's estimated population is 24,538 with a growth rate of 1.41% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Otsego County, Michigan is the 57th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201724,5383401.41%
201624,198-187-0.77%
201624,3851970.81%
201524,1881120.47%
201424,076300.12%
201324,046320.13%
201224,014-81-0.34%
201124,095-49-0.20%
201024,1446,18734.45%
199017,9572,96419.77%
198014,9934,57143.86%
197010,4222,87738.13%
19607,5451,11017.25%
19506,43560810.43%
19405,8272734.92%
19305,554-489-8.09%
19206,043-509-7.77%
19106,5523776.11%
19006,1751,90344.55%
18904,2722,298116.41%
18801,9740.00%

Otsego County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,231
Two or More Races532
American Indian and Alaska Native158
Asian144
Black or African American114
Some Other Race19

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

Otsego 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

Otsego County, Michigan Median Age

44.6


Total

44


Male

45.1


Female

Otsego County, Michigan Adults

There are 18,947 adults, (4,670 of which are seniors) in Otsego County, Michigan.

Otsego County, Michigan Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Otsego County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

12,274

50.72%

Male

11,924

49.28%

Otsego County, Michigan Households and Families

Otsego County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Otsego County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.7%7.3%
All80.9%19.1%
Male70.6%29.4%
Non Family68.1%31.9%
Female62.1%37.9%

80.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Otsego County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,8092.4280.9
Married5,2952.9192.7
Non Family2,9941.2368.1
Female9993.0762.1
Male5213.0770.6

2.85

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Otsego County, Michigan Households

Otsego County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3311.95%
9th to 12th Grade1,1066.52%
High School Graduate6,38437.63%
Some College4,11924.28%
Associates Degree1,5499.13%
Bachelors Degree2,23013.15%
Graduate Degree1,2447.33%

Otsego County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,43415,1763,387
Multiple Races1561224
Native American1387114
Asian98267
Hispanic957544
Black625618

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 46.32%.

Otsego County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,580$40,785$24,810
Less Than High School$20,077$21,424$16,818
High School Grad$27,194$35,448$19,625
Some College$29,178$40,470$22,170
Bachelors Degree$50,131$61,277$36,659
Graduate Degree$61,366$64,688$57,750

$31,580

Average Earnings

$40,785

Average Male

$24,810

Average Female

Otsego County, Michigan Language

Otsego County, Michigan Language by Age

Otsego County, Michigan Language

97.52% of Otsego County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.67% of the population.

Otsego County, Michigan Poverty

Otsego County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,6042,83112.52%
Hispanic36420656.59%
Multiple51916431.60%
Asian14413090.28%
Native1545233.77%
Other1919100.00%
Black481531.25%

14.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.26%

Male Poverty Rate

16.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Otsego County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Otsego County, Michigan is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Otsego County, Michigan is White, with 12.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.13%.

Otsego County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.69%
High School15.12%
Some College9.98%
Bachelors or Greater1.51%

Otsego County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.54%
Male Unemployed19.21%
Female Employed9.39%
Male Employed7.54%

Otsego County, Michigan Income

Otsego County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,793$62,181
Families$57,943$72,250
Married Families$63,471$81,206
Non Families$26,490$34,544

Otsego County, Michigan Marital Status

Otsego County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Otsego County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Otsego 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.

Otsego County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Otsego County, Michigan Veterans

Otsego County, Michigan Veterans by War

2,135

Number of Veterans

2,027

Male Veterans

108

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam899
First Gulf War252
Korea226
Second Gulf War175
World War II96

Otsego County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74669
75+558
35 to 54466
55 to 64356
18 to 3486

Otsego County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,10711.47%
Indian1610.81%
Asian77.14%
Hispanic52.26%
2 or More52.37%

Otsego County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Otsego County, Michigan Employment Status

Otsego County, Michigan Employment by Age

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Otsego County, Michigan Employment by Race

Otsego County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Otsego County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gaylord36523690381.04%
Vanderbilt56257081.42%
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