Calvin, Michigan Population 2024

1,967

Calvin is a city located in Cass County Michigan. Calvin has a 2024 population of 1,967. Calvin is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually and its population has decreased by -1.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,996 in 2020.

The average household income in Calvin is $83,120 with a poverty rate of 7.77%. The median age in Calvin is 47.8 years: 44.5 years for males, and 49.9 years for females.

Calvin Demographics

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

  • White: 75.7%
  • Black or African American: 12.98%
  • Two or more races: 6.94%
  • Other race: 2.43%
  • Native American: 1.13%
  • Asian: 0.83%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
34.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
57.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-1.45% (-29)
The current population of Calvin, Michigan is 1,967 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,996.

Population by Race

Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,27775.7%
Black or African American21912.98%
Two or more races1176.94%
Other race412.43%
Native American191.13%
Asian140.83%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Calvin Population by Race

Calvin Population Pyramid 2024

Calvin Median Age

47.8

Total

44.5

Male

49.9

Female

Calvin Adults

There are 1,280 adults, (393 of whom are seniors) in Calvin.

Calvin Age Dependency

90.2

Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Calvin Sex Ratio

Female87251.69%
Male81548.31%

Calvin Population by Age

Calvin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All6412.6382.517.5
Married4023.0585.114.9
Non Family1521.1386.213.8
Female663.1856.143.9
Male213.8690.59.5

3.01

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

82.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Calvin Households and Families

Male

Female

Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade1038.55%
Associates Degree12110.04%
Bachelors Degree14311.87%
Graduate Degree1078.88%
High School Graduate34128.3%
Less Than 9th Grade524.32%
Some College33828.05%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Calvin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Calvin Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White948812207
Black14513215
2+ Races62562
Other Race333312
Asian141411
Hispanic13130
Native American333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

Calvin Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$59,375$81,607$53,750
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$29,479$40,893$0
Less Than 9th Grade$29,306$72,000$21,875
Overall$45,250$58,598$31,250
Some College$47,292$68,958$30,714

$45,250

Average Earnings

$58,598

Average Male

$31,250

Average Female

Calvin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Calvin Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Calvin Language

97.71% of Calvin residents speak only English, while 2.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.

Calvin Language

Calvin Poverty by Race

rate

Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,2771199.32%
Hispanic21838.1%
Other41819.51%
Black21941.83%

7.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.77%

Male Poverty Rate

9.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calvin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calvin is Hispanic, with 38.1% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calvin is Black, with 1.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.4%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.42%.

Calvin Poverty

rate

Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.68%
High School7.62%
Bachelors or Greater4.8%
Some College2.83%

Calvin Poverty Rate by Education

rate

Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed100%
Male Employed1.08%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Calvin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Calvin Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

Name
Median
Mean
Families$82,344$96,222
Households$74,688$83,120
Married Families$87,300$-999,999,999
Non Families$16,875$35,395

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Calvin Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

61.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Calvin Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Calvin 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 55-64.

Calvin Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Calvin Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

88

Number of Veterans

88

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

War
Veterans
Vietnam70
Second Gulf War0
First Gulf War0
Korea0
World War II0

Calvin Veterans by War

count

Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7437
75+28
55 to 6417
35 to 546
18 to 340

Calvin Veterans by Age

count

Name
Veterans
% of Total
White444.44%
Black2717.2%
Other Race1751.52%

Calvin Veterans by Race

Calvin Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calvin Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Calvin Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Calvin Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Calvin Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

31.89%

Born in Calvin

97.57%

Native Born

2.43%

Foreign Born

0.18%

Non Citizen

2.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.57% of Calvin residents were born in the United States, with 31.89% having been born in Michigan. 0.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Calvin Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change
Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20291,932-7-0.36%
20281,939-7-0.36%
20271,946-7-0.36%
20261,953-7-0.36%
20251,960-7-0.36%
20241,967-7-0.35%
20231,974-7-0.35%
20221,981-7-0.35%
20211,988-8-0.4%
20201,996-68-3.29%
20192,064140.68%
20182,050140.69%
20172,03670.34%
20162,029-4-0.2%
20152,033-1-0.05%
20142,03470.35%
20132,027-9-0.44%
20122,036-2-0.1%
20112,03800%
20102,03800%

Calvin Population by Year