Caro, Michigan Population 2022

4,145
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Caro is a city located in Tuscola County Michigan. Caro has a 2020 population of 4,145. It is also the county seat of Tuscola County. Caro is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually and its population has decreased by 0.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 0 in 2010.

The average household income in Caro is $54,249 with a poverty rate of 21.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $726 per month, and the median house value is $72,100. The median age in Caro is 45.5 years, 37.3 years for males, and 51.8 years for females.

Caro Demographics

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

  • White: 97.44%
  • Black or African American: 1.29%
  • Two or more races: 0.67%
  • Native American: 0.60%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Caro, Michigan is 4,145 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.

Caro, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,92197.44%
Black or African American521.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native240.60%
Two or More Races270.67%
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Caro Population by Race

Caro Population Pyramid 2022

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Caro Median Age

45.8


Total

39.5


Male

52


Female

Caro Adults

There are 3,290 adults, (1,011 of whom are seniors) in Caro.

Caro Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Caro Sex Ratio

Female

2,010

49.95%

Male

2,014

50.05%

Caro Population by Age

Caro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Caro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.6%36.4%
Female62.4%37.6%
All61.4%38.6%
Male60.7%39.3%
Non Family60.1%39.9%

61.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Caro Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,861261.4
Married5032.8663.6
Male1223.8860.7
Female2212.5762.4
Non Family1,0151.2260.1

2.77

Average Family Size

2

Average Household Size

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Caro Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1354.68%
9th to 12th Grade40013.86%
High School Graduate97833.90%
Some College61421.28%
Associates Degree35812.41%
Bachelors Degree32511.27%
Graduate Degree752.60%
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Caro Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Caro Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic865313
White2,7202,239387
2+ Races2727
Black3130
Native American211

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 15.12%.

Caro Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,629$48,400$27,734
Less Than 9th Grade$40,325$51,281$36,691
High School Graduate$27,860$30,500$
Some College$39,113$55,962$21,481
Bachelors Degree$51,842$50,000$55,179
Graduate Degree$$$

$38,629

Average Earnings

$48,400

Average Male

$27,734

Average Female

Caro Earnings by Educational Attainment

Caro Language by Age

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Caro Language

95.87% of Caro residents speak only English, while 4.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.97% of the population.

Caro Language

Caro Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3535100.00%
Multiple2727100.00%
Native242395.83%
White3,47471620.61%
OtherNaN%

21.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.72%

Male Poverty Rate

19.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Caro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Caro is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.36%.

Caro Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.90%
High School29.50%
Some College14.04%
Bachelors or Greater34.79%

Caro Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.32%
Male Unemployed66.18%
Female Employed12.59%
Female Unemployed16.33%

Caro Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Caro Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,491$51,580
Families$56,667$66,141
Married Families$69,236-
Non Families$23,477$37,715
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Income by Household Type

Caro Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.4%

Male Marriage Rate

32.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Caro Married by Age and Sex

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Caro 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 35-44.

Caro Marital Status by Race

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Caro Marital Status

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211

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War12
First Gulf War45
Vietnam105
Korea
World War II

Caro Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3411
35 to 5458
55 to 6412
65 to 7480
75+50

Caro Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2096.56%
Black11.92%
Native American14.17%
Hispanic138.33%

Caro Veterans by Race

Caro Veterans by Education

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9.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Caro Veterans by Education

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52.7%

Labor Force Participation

45.2%

Employment Rate

14.3%

Unemployment Rate

Caro Employment by Age

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Caro Employment by Race

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Caro 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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91.72%

Born in Caro

99.55%

Native Born

0.45%

Foreign Born

0.45%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.55% of Caro residents were born in the United States, with 91.72% having been born in Michigan. 0.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Caro Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19202,7040.00%
19302,554-150-0.57%
19403,0705161.86%
19503,4643941.21%
19603,534700.20%
19703,7011670.46%
19804,3176161.55%
19904,054-263-0.63%
20004,145910.22%

Caro Population by Year