Berkley, Michigan Population 2020

15,513

Berkley is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 15,513, it is the 63rd largest city in Michigan and the 2256th largest city in the United States. Berkley is currently growing at a rate of 0.28% annually and its population has increased by 3.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,970 in 2010. Berkley reached it's highest population of 23,275 in 1960. Spanning over 3 miles, Berkley has a population density of 5,933 people per square mile.

The average household income in Berkley is $96,441 with a poverty rate of 4.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,093 per month, and the median house value is $188,200. The median age in Berkley is 37 years, 36.1 years for males, and 38.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.7 males.

Berkley Demographics

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

  • White: 90.99%
  • Black or African American: 4.05%
  • Two or more races: 3.14%
  • Asian: 0.99%
  • Native American: 0.66%
  • Other race: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Berkley, Michigan is 15,513, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,425.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,970.

Berkley, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,97690.99%
Black or African American6224.05%
Two or More Races4823.14%
Asian1520.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native1020.66%
Some Other Race260.17%

Berkley Population Pyramid 2020

Berkley Median Age

37


Total

36.1


Male

38.2


Female

Berkley Adults

There are 12,099 adults, (1,795 of whom are seniors) in Berkley.

Berkley Age Dependency

49.1

Age Dependency Ratio

17.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Berkley Sex Ratio

Female

7,809

50.84%

Male

7,551

49.16%

Berkley Households and Families

Berkley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Berkley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
All82.2%17.8%
Female79.7%20.3%
Male77%23%
Non Family72.8%27.2%

82.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6432.3182.2
Married2,9903.0892
Non Family2,8081.2772.8
Female4973.0479.7
Male3483.0177

3.02

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Berkley Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade960.85%
9th to 12th Grade2872.55%
High School Graduate1,64314.59%
Some College2,48322.05%
Associates Degree8957.95%
Bachelors Degree3,48430.94%
Graduate Degree2,37321.07%

Berkley Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,2749,9635,437
Black352328113
Hispanic310271176
Multiple Races16015175
Asian11911964
Native American818110
Other Race261212

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 hispanic people with a rate of 56.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,668$64,243$46,124
Less Than High School$23,173$31,354$21,563
High School Grad$33,318$35,094$31,948
Some College$40,180$51,272$35,168
Bachelors Degree$64,246$73,750$50,071
Graduate Degree$73,647$89,531$68,074

$53,668

Average Earnings

$64,243

Average Male

$46,124

Average Female

Berkley Language

Berkley Language by Age

Berkley Language

95.57% of Berkley residents speak only English, while 4.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

Berkley Poverty

Berkley Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,5325734.23%
Black6229715.59%
Hispanic532407.52%
Native1024039.22%
Multiple482153.11%

4.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.17%

Male Poverty Rate

4.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Berkley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Berkley is Native, with 39.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Berkley is Multiple, with 3.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.66%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School7.83%
Some College6.13%
High School5.66%
Bachelors or Greater2.80%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed22.35%
Female Unemployed14.15%
Male Employed2.42%
Female Employed1.98%

Berkley Income

Berkley Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,095$96,441
Families$100,579$115,849
Married Families$110,523-
Non Families$56,154$68,060

Berkley Marital Status

Berkley Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Berkley Married by Age and Sex

Berkley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Berkley Marital Status by Race

Berkley Veterans

640

Number of Veterans

543

Male Veterans

97

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam266
Second Gulf War135
First Gulf War106
Korea38
World War II21
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74172
75+139
55 to 64130
35 to 54103
18 to 3496
Name Veterans % of Total
White6125.45%
Black194.31%
Hispanic103.03%
2 or More94.86%

$Berkley Veterans by Education

5.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Berkley Employment Status

75.5%

Labor Force Participation

73.9%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Berkley 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

77.95%

Born in Michigan

95.84%

Native Born

4.16%

Foreign Born

1.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.84% of Berkley residents were born in the United States, with 77.95% having been born in Michigan. 1.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202015,513440.28%
201915,469440.29%
201815,425250.16%
201715,400440.29%
201615,356470.31%
201515,309-24-0.16%
201415,333520.34%
201315,2811040.69%
201215,1771020.68%
201115,075970.65%
201014,978-553-0.36%
200015,531-1,429-0.88%
199016,960-1,677-0.94%
198018,637-3,242-1.59%
197021,879-1,396-0.62%
196023,2755,3442.64%
195017,93111,52510.84%
19406,4068351.41%
19305,5710.00%