Saginaw County, Michigan Population 2018

Saginaw County, Michigan's estimated population is 191,934 with a growth rate of -1.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Saginaw County, Michigan is the 10th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017191,934-3,267-1.67%
2016195,2012,9161.52%
2016192,285-812-0.42%
2015193,097-1,958-1.00%
2014195,055-1,590-0.81%
2013196,645-1,605-0.81%
2012198,250-583-0.29%
2011198,833-1,018-0.51%
2010199,851-12,095-5.71%
1990211,946-16,113-7.07%
1980228,0598,3163.78%
1970219,74328,99115.20%
1960190,75237,23724.26%
1950153,51523,04717.66%
1940130,4689,7518.08%
1930120,71720,43120.37%
1920100,28610,99612.31%
191089,2908,0689.93%
190081,222-1,051-1.28%
189082,27323,17839.22%
188059,09519,99851.15%
187039,09726,404208.02%
186012,69310,084386.51%
18502,6091,717192.49%
18408920.00%

Saginaw County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White146,532
Black or African American36,154
Two or More Races6,242
Some Other Race3,423
Asian2,315
American Indian and Alaska Native478
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander57

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

Saginaw 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

Saginaw County, Michigan Median Age

40.4


Total

38.4


Male

42.2


Female

Saginaw County, Michigan Adults

There are 152,062 adults, (33,575 of which are seniors) in Saginaw County, Michigan.

Saginaw County, Michigan Age Dependency

64.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Saginaw County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

100,517

51.49%

Male

94,684

48.51%

Saginaw County, Michigan Households and Families

Saginaw County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Saginaw County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.1%10.9%
All72.1%27.9%
Male70.7%29.3%
Non Family60%40%
Female52.5%47.5%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saginaw County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All77,9282.4272.1
Married34,3373.0689.1
Non Family28,7401.2360
Female11,5833.2552.5
Male3,2683.2470.7

3.03

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Saginaw County, Michigan Households

Saginaw County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,3583.30%
9th to 12th Grade10,8478.22%
High School Graduate44,81233.98%
Some College32,13224.36%
Associates Degree12,4019.40%
Bachelors Degree17,97213.63%
Graduate Degree9,3637.10%

Saginaw County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White98,80289,93322,713
Black21,54317,4722,379
Hispanic8,2856,5531,101
Other Race2,3861,728222
Multiple Races2,0811,689353
Asian1,4571,272795
Native American27526142
Islander2727

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 54.56%.

Saginaw County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,940$39,569$25,525
Less Than High School$15,956$18,777$10,273
High School Grad$25,057$31,280$18,302
Some College$28,285$40,057$22,450
Bachelors Degree$46,274$59,598$39,224
Graduate Degree$62,500$71,943$56,616

$30,940

Average Earnings

$39,569

Average Male

$25,525

Average Female

Saginaw County, Michigan Language

Saginaw County, Michigan Language by Age

Saginaw County, Michigan Language

95.22% of Saginaw County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 4.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.45% of the population.

Saginaw County, Michigan Poverty

Saginaw County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White132,47314,40010.87%
Black34,44613,68039.71%
Hispanic15,5834,09226.26%
Multiple5,8862,16336.75%
Other3,40382124.13%
Asian2,21428913.05%
Native42210625.12%
Islander544787.04%

17.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.56%

Male Poverty Rate

19.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saginaw County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saginaw County, Michigan is Islander, with 87.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saginaw County, Michigan is White, with 10.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.06%.

Saginaw County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.32%
High School16.09%
Some College12.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.96%

Saginaw County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.34%
Male Unemployed38.55%
Female Employed11.42%
Male Employed6.45%

Saginaw County, Michigan Income

Saginaw County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,712$58,485
Families$55,912$70,591
Married Families$69,598$84,828
Non Families$26,801$35,851

Saginaw County, Michigan Marital Status

Saginaw County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Saginaw County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Saginaw 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.

Saginaw County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Saginaw County, Michigan Veterans

Saginaw County, Michigan Veterans by War

13,235

Number of Veterans

12,412

Male Veterans

823

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,790
First Gulf War2,258
Korea1,419
Second Gulf War1,052
World War II874

Saginaw County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 743,411
75+3,197
35 to 543,183
55 to 642,715
18 to 34729

Saginaw County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White11,1229.43%
Black1,6976.47%
Hispanic9078.85%
Other1917.30%
2 or More1514.91%
Indian5816.29%
Asian90.50%
Hawaiian725.93%

Saginaw County, Michigan Veterans by Education

9.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saginaw County, Michigan Employment Status

Saginaw County, Michigan Employment by Age

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Saginaw County, Michigan Employment by Race

Saginaw County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Saginaw County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Saginaw5150748984-2523-4.90%
Frankenmuth497351311583.18%
Chesaning23942272-122-5.10%
St. Charles20541942-112-5.45%
Zilwaukee16581561-97-5.85%
Birch Run15551466-89-5.72%
Reese 14591394-65-4.46%
Merrill778738-40-5.14%
Oakley290276-14-4.83%
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