Ottawa County Population 2017

Ottawa County's estimated population is 282,250 with a growth rate of 0.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ottawa County is the 8th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016282,2502,2270.80%
2015280,0233,0601.10%
2014276,9633,4321.25%
2013273,5313,3851.25%
2012270,1463,7591.41%
2011266,3872,2450.85%
2010264,14276,37440.67%
1990187,76830,59419.47%
1980157,17428,99322.62%
1970128,18129,46229.84%
196098,71924,96833.85%
195073,75114,09123.62%
194059,6604,8028.75%
193054,8587,19815.10%
192047,6602,3595.21%
191045,3015,63414.20%
190039,6674,30912.19%
189035,3582,2326.74%
188033,1266,47524.30%
187026,65113,436101.67%
186013,2157,628136.53%
18505,5875,3792586.06%
18402080.00%

Ottawa County Population Growth

Population Data via

Ottawa County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White259,94492.10%
Asian8,1382.88%
Two or More Races5,1501.82%
Black or African American5,0671.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,5930.56%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1310.05%

Ottawa County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Ottawa County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Holland33117335434261.29%
Grand Haven10367109115445.25%
Hudsonville711672851692.37%
Zeeland55025581791.44%
Coopersville42784321431.01%
Ferrysburg289730011043.59%
Spring Lake232124621416.07%
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