Allen Park, Michigan Population 2022

28,724
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Allen Park is a city located in Wayne County Michigan. Allen Park has a 2020 population of 28,724. Allen Park is currently growing at a rate of 0.15% annually and its population has increased by 0.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,638 in 2010.

The average household income in Allen Park is $85,122 with a poverty rate of 8.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,016 per month, and the median house value is $133,600. The median age in Allen Park is 42.5 years, 40.4 years for males, and 44.7 years for females.

Allen Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Allen Parkwas:

  • White: 88.63%
  • Two or more races: 4.03%
  • Black or African American: 3.60%
  • Other race: 2.39%
  • Asian: 1.23%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Allen Park, Michigan is 28,724 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 28,638.

Allen Park, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,00888.63%
Black or African American9753.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.13%
Asian3331.23%
Some Other Race6472.39%
Two or More Races1,0914.03%
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Allen Park Population by Race

Allen Park Population Pyramid 2022

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Allen Park Median Age

43.4


Total

42.5


Male

44.2


Female

Allen Park Adults

There are 21,363 adults, (4,766 of whom are seniors) in Allen Park.

Allen Park Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen Park Sex Ratio

Female

13,818

51.01%

Male

13,271

48.99%

Allen Park Population by Age

Allen Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Allen Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
All84.6%15.4%
Non Family78.8%21.2%
Female76.8%23.2%
Male75.7%24.3%

84.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Allen Park Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,3682.3784.6
Married5,5463.0191.3
Male6063.0975.7
Female1,1842.9676.8
Non Family4,0321.278.8

2.94

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Allen Park Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4052.05%
9th to 12th Grade9985.06%
High School Graduate5,31426.95%
Some College5,14326.08%
Associates Degree2,23311.32%
Bachelors Degree3,50017.75%
Graduate Degree2,12610.78%
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Allen Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Allen Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian292271191
2+ Races311294100
Black678612205
White17,07616,0624,839
Hispanic1,3751,099319
Other Race33322117
Native American3526

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 94.53%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.41%.

Allen Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,387$54,683$42,589
Less Than 9th Grade$30,392$40,500$19,936
High School Graduate$38,259$45,021$25,123
Some College$43,484$51,534$37,978
Bachelors Degree$55,925$65,500$50,827
Graduate Degree$77,418$93,393$70,769

$50,387

Average Earnings

$54,683

Average Male

$42,589

Average Female

Allen Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Allen Park Language by Age

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Allen Park Language

90.48% of Allen Park residents speak only English, while 9.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.53% of the population.

Allen Park Language

Allen Park Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native35925.71%
White22,0902,0979.49%
Black890485.39%
Asian333123.60%
Other28NaN%
Hispanic2,591361.39%
Multiple1,088151.38%

8.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.39%

Male Poverty Rate

10.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen Park is Native, with 25.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen Park is Multiple, with 1.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.18%.

Allen Park Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.03%
High School8.29%
Some College7.96%
Bachelors or Greater2.71%

Allen Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.06%
Male Unemployed16.51%
Female Employed4.95%
Female Unemployed27.52%

Allen Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Allen Park Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$69,331$85,617
Families$86,644$101,955
Married Families$96,818-
Non Families$41,843$50,493
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Income by Household Type

Allen Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Allen Park Married by Age and Sex

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Allen Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Allen Park Marital Status by Race

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Allen Park Marital Status

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1,774

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War371
First Gulf War429
Vietnam484
Korea83
World War II134

Allen Park Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34111
35 to 54593
55 to 64186
65 to 74408
75+476

Allen Park Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7038.75%
Black628.00%
Native American925.71%
Hispanic422.55%

Allen Park Veterans by Race

Allen Park Veterans by Education

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8.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen Park Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Allen Park Employment by Age

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Allen Park Employment by Race

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Allen Park Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.67%

Born in Allen Park

96.01%

Native Born

3.99%

Foreign Born

1.28%

Non Citizen

2.71%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.01% of Allen Park residents were born in the United States, with 83.67% having been born in Michigan. 1.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Allen Park Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19403,4870.00%
195012,3298,84213.46%
196037,49425,16511.76%
197040,7473,2530.84%
198034,196-6,551-1.74%
199031,092-3,104-0.95%
200029,376-1,716-0.57%
201028,210-1,166-0.40%
201128,253430.15%
201228,296430.15%
201328,339430.15%
201428,382430.15%
201528,425430.15%
201628,468430.15%
201728,511430.15%
201828,554430.15%
201928,597430.15%
202028,638410.14%
202128,681430.15%
202228,724430.15%

Allen Park Population by Year