Birmingham, Michigan Population 2022

22,155
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Birmingham is a city located in Oakland County Michigan. Birmingham has a 2020 population of 22,155. Birmingham is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 1.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,813 in 2010.

The average household income in Birmingham is $201,821 with a poverty rate of 4.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,668 per month, and the median house value is $538,900. The median age in Birmingham is 42.4 years, 41.4 years for males, and 43.3 years for females.

Birmingham Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Birminghamwas:

  • White: 89.35%
  • Asian: 4.03%
  • Black or African American: 3.23%
  • Two or more races: 3.23%
  • Other race: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Birmingham, Michigan is 22,155 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 21,813.

Birmingham, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19,00689.35%
Black or African American6883.23%
Asian8584.03%
Some Other Race330.16%
Two or More Races6873.23%
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Birmingham Population by Race

Birmingham Population Pyramid 2022

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Birmingham Median Age

41.5


Total

40.3


Male

42.7


Female

Birmingham Adults

There are 15,589 adults, (3,442 of whom are seniors) in Birmingham.

Birmingham Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Birmingham Sex Ratio

Female

10,821

50.87%

Male

10,451

49.13%

Birmingham Population by Age

Birmingham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Birmingham Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
Female76.7%23.3%
All72.7%27.3%
Male54.4%45.6%
Non Family53.1%46.9%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Birmingham Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,0942.3472.7
Married4,7033.2288.1
Male2482.7254.4
Female5672.776.7
Non Family3,5761.153.1

3.12

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Birmingham Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade880.59%
9th to 12th Grade720.49%
High School Graduate1,0447.03%
Some College1,50910.17%
Associates Degree6524.39%
Bachelors Degree5,75738.78%
Graduate Degree5,72238.55%
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Birmingham Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Birmingham Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race333
Asian675666557
White13,27913,17510,352
2+ Races216201152
Hispanic287252194
Black420408235

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Birmingham Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$88,865$118,520$64,902
Less Than 9th Grade$30,303$31,350$19,050
High School Graduate$41,343$48,831$
Some College$50,255$72,993$39,405
Bachelors Degree$86,918$114,308$70,254
Graduate Degree$119,357$171,583$91,169

$88,865

Average Earnings

$118,520

Average Male

$64,902

Average Female

Birmingham Earnings by Educational Attainment

Birmingham Language by Age

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Birmingham Language

89.14% of Birmingham residents speak only English, while 10.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.48% of the population.

Birmingham Language

Birmingham Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black68811416.57%
Multiple687497.13%
Asian843404.74%
White18,5697904.25%
Other8NaN%

4.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.02%

Male Poverty Rate

5.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Birmingham

The race most likely to be in poverty in Birmingham is Black, with 16.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Birmingham is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.05%.

Birmingham Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.75%
High School6.90%
Some College8.24%
Bachelors or Greater3.80%

Birmingham Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.59%
Male Unemployed9.70%
Female Employed2.77%
Female Unemployed69.60%

Birmingham Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Birmingham Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$126,601$206,823
Families$185,568$271,631
Married Families$202,279-
Non Families$79,227$105,504
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Income by Household Type

Birmingham Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Birmingham Married by Age and Sex

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Birmingham 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.

Birmingham Marital Status by Race

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Birmingham Marital Status

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463

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War52
First Gulf War50
Vietnam224
Korea32
World War II28

Birmingham Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3420
35 to 5448
55 to 6446
65 to 74198
75+151

Birmingham Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4112.89%
Black439.86%
2+ Races93.60%
Hispanic92.88%

Birmingham Veterans by Race

Birmingham Veterans by Education

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4.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Birmingham Veterans by Education

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68.3%

Labor Force Participation

66%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Birmingham Employment by Age

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Birmingham Employment by Race

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Birmingham 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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65.16%

Born in Birmingham

88.52%

Native Born

11.48%

Foreign Born

4.66%

Non Citizen

6.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.52% of Birmingham residents were born in the United States, with 65.16% having been born in Michigan. 4.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Birmingham Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19203,6940.00%
19309,5395,8459.95%
194011,1961,6571.61%
195015,4674,2713.28%
196025,52510,0585.14%
197026,1706450.25%
198021,689-4,481-1.86%
199019,997-1,692-0.81%
200019,291-706-0.36%
201020,1038120.41%
201120,2741710.85%
201220,4451710.84%
201320,6161710.84%
201420,7871710.83%
201520,9581710.82%
201621,1291710.82%
201721,3001710.81%
201821,4711710.80%
201921,6421710.80%
202021,8131710.79%
202121,9841710.78%
202222,1551710.78%

Birmingham Population by Year