Colon, Michigan Population 2020

1,161

Colon is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 1,161, it is the 336th largest city in Michigan and the 9720th largest city in the United States. Colon is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,173 in 2010. Colon reached it's highest population of 1,181 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Colon has a population density of 845 people per square mile.

The average household income in Colon is $44,134 with a poverty rate of 10.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $529 per month, and the median house value is $86,100. The median age in Colon is 36.8 years, 33.7 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.0 males.

Colon Demographics

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

  • White: 98.63%
  • Two or more races: 0.97%
  • Asian: 0.40%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Colon, Michigan is 1,161, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,161.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,173.

Colon, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,22698.63%
Two or More Races120.97%
Asian50.40%

Colon Population Pyramid 2020

Colon Median Age

36.8


Total

33.7


Male

40.8


Female

Colon Adults

There are 921 adults, (259 of whom are seniors) in Colon.

Colon Age Dependency

87.8

Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Colon Sex Ratio

Female

589

47.39%

Male

654

52.61%

Colon Households and Families

Colon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Colon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.3%27.7%
All59.4%40.6%
Non Family51.3%48.7%
Female50%50%
Male0%100%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5492.2659.4
Married2493.2672.3
Non Family2341.1351.3
Female522.6750
Male141.930

2.97

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Colon Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade475.96%
9th to 12th Grade9612.17%
High School Graduate28636.25%
Some College17822.56%
Associates Degree698.75%
Bachelors Degree779.76%
Graduate Degree364.56%

Colon Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.41%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,159$37,981$21,991
Less Than High School$$31,125$
High School Grad$29,952$41,071$22,159
Some College$34,479$38,077$21,484
Bachelors Degree$36,667$$
Graduate Degree$45,625$46,250$

$32,159

Average Earnings

$37,981

Average Male

$21,991

Average Female

Colon Language

Colon Language by Age

Colon Language

98.61% of Colon residents speak only English, while 1.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Colon Poverty

Colon Poverty by Race

10.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.04%

Male Poverty Rate

12.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colon is White, with 10.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colon is White, with 10.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.16%
High School10.49%
Some College3.64%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.57%
Female Employed10.10%
Male Employed1.79%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Colon Income

Colon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,313$44,134
Families$52,750$55,617
Married Families$57,841-
Non Families$21,216$27,619

Colon Marital Status

Colon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Colon Married by Age and Sex

Colon 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.

Colon Marital Status by Race

Colon Veterans

64

Number of Veterans

58

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
First Gulf War11
Korea9
Second Gulf War7
World War II2
Age Group Veterans
75+19
65 to 7419
35 to 5414
55 to 648
18 to 344

$Colon Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colon Employment Status

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Colon 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

81.66%

Born in Michigan

99.36%

Native Born

0.64%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.36% of Colon residents were born in the United States, with 81.66% 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 Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,1610.00%
20191,1610.00%
20181,16130.26%
20171,1580.00%
20161,158-3-0.26%
20151,161-5-0.43%
20141,166-3-0.26%
20131,169-2-0.17%
20121,171-4-0.34%
20111,175-6-0.51%
20101,1810.00%