Benzonia, Michigan Population 2020

499

Benzonia is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 499, it is the 434th largest city in Michigan and the 13315th largest city in the United States. Benzonia is currently declining at a rate of -0.80% annually but its population has increased by 0.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 497 in 2010. Benzonia reached it's highest population of 508 in 2016. Spanning over 1 miles, Benzonia has a population density of 441 people per square mile.

The average household income in Benzonia is $46,891 with a poverty rate of 16.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $555 per month, and the median house value is $109,700. The median age in Benzonia is 45.2 years, 40.8 years for males, and 46 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.7 males.

Benzonia Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Benzonia was:

  • White: 93.32%
  • Two or more races: 5.67%
  • Native American: 1.01%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Benzonia, Michigan is 499, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 507.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 497.

Benzonia, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White46193.32%
Two or More Races285.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native51.01%

Benzonia Population Pyramid 2020

Benzonia Median Age

45.2


Total

40.8


Male

46


Female

Benzonia Adults

There are 408 adults, (79 of whom are seniors) in Benzonia.

Benzonia Age Dependency

50.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Benzonia Sex Ratio

Female

255

51.62%

Male

239

48.38%

Benzonia Households and Families

Benzonia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Benzonia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married89.2%10.8%
All68.8%31.2%
Male66.7%33.3%
Non Family49%51%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2022.4568.8
Non Family1021.2849
Married743.4789.2
Female173.53100
Male95.1166.7

3.46

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Benzonia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade123.24%
9th to 12th Grade297.84%
High School Graduate15541.89%
Some College8322.43%
Associates Degree195.14%
Bachelors Degree4010.81%
Graduate Degree328.65%

Benzonia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31027162
Hispanic38386
Multiple Races17154
Native American55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 23.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,125$24,479$20,694
Less Than High School$21,094$21,875$
High School Grad$$20,893$
Some College$27,679$35,625$22,500
Bachelors Degree$32,917$27,500$33,750
Graduate Degree$45,469$$45,625

$23,125

Average Earnings

$24,479

Average Male

$20,694

Average Female

Benzonia Language

Benzonia Language by Age

Benzonia Language

92.34% of Benzonia residents speak only English, while 7.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.04% of the population.

Benzonia Poverty

Benzonia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3936015.27%
Hispanic682333.82%

16.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.81%

Male Poverty Rate

19.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Benzonia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Benzonia is Hispanic, with 33.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Benzonia is White, with 15.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.09%.

Name Poverty
High School27.74%
Less Than High School21.95%
Bachelors or Greater12.50%
Some College9.80%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed8.26%
Female Employed1.53%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Benzonia Income

Benzonia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,059$46,891
Families$56,250$62,835
Married Families$52,500-
Non Families$25,357$29,241

Benzonia Marital Status

Benzonia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.6%

Male Marriage Rate

37.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Benzonia Married by Age and Sex

Benzonia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Benzonia Marital Status by Race

Benzonia Veterans

32

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
Korea4
World War II3
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War1
Age Group Veterans
75+12
65 to 7411
35 to 546
55 to 643
18 to 34

$Benzonia Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Benzonia Employment Status

64%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Benzonia Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

81.38%

Born in Michigan

98.79%

Native Born

1.21%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.79% of Benzonia residents were born in the United States, with 81.38% having been born in Michigan. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020499-4-0.80%
2019503-4-0.79%
201850730.60%
2017504-4-0.79%
2016508122.42%
2015496-4-0.80%
201450030.60%
201349710.20%
2012496-1-0.20%
2011497-4-0.80%
20105010.00%