Colon, Michigan Population 2022

1,205
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Colon is a city located in St. Joseph County Michigan. Colon has a 2020 population of 1,205. Colon is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually and its population has increased by 0.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,199 in 2010.

The average household income in Colon is $48,223 with a poverty rate of 8.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $652 per month, and the median house value is $92,300. The median age in Colon is 36 years, 29.5 years for males, and 42.7 years for females.

Colon Demographics

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

  • White: 94.95%
  • Two or more races: 4.26%
  • Black or African American: 0.53%
  • Asian: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Colon, Michigan is 1,205 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,199.

Colon, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,07194.95%
Black or African American60.53%
Asian30.27%
Two or More Races484.26%
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Colon Population by Race

Colon Population Pyramid 2022

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Colon Median Age

32


Total

26.2


Male

40.5


Female

Colon Adults

There are 842 adults, (210 of whom are seniors) in Colon.

Colon Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Colon Sex Ratio

Female

499

44.24%

Male

629

55.76%

Colon Population by Age

Colon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Colon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.2%31.8%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
All63.4%36.6%
Female56.3%43.8%
Male7.1%92.9%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4562.4763.4
Married2013.8468.2
Male142.717.1
Female322.9156.3
Non Family2091.0863.6

3.48

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Colon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade304.60%
9th to 12th Grade659.97%
High School Graduate22234.05%
Some College19930.52%
Associates Degree517.82%
Bachelors Degree578.74%
Graduate Degree284.29%
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Colon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black666
2+ Races12113
White63153776
Asian33

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

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

Colon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,739$42,500$19,375
Less Than 9th Grade$31,771$43,906$
High School Graduate$31,523$42,614$30,096
Some College$31,250$41,250$13,672
Bachelors Degree$43,750$$43,929
Graduate Degree$2,500$$

$31,739

Average Earnings

$42,500

Average Male

$19,375

Average Female

Colon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colon Language by Age

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Colon Language

95.72% of Colon residents speak only English, while 4.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.69% of the population.

Colon Language

Colon Poverty by Race

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8.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.15%

Male Poverty Rate

11.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colon is White, with 9.33% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.79%.

Colon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.00%
High School10.81%
Some College9.60%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Colon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.75%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed8.05%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Colon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Colon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,635$49,783
Families$58,083$62,804
Married Families$61,250-
Non Families$25,607$32,701
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Income by Household Type

Colon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Colon Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Colon Marital Status

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68

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3
First Gulf War3
Vietnam45
Korea7
World War II2

Colon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 343
35 to 543
55 to 647
65 to 7434
75+21

Colon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White647.89%
2+ Races418.18%

Colon Veterans by Race

Colon Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colon Veterans by Education

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65.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Colon Employment by Age

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Colon Employment by Race

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Colon 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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73.76%

Born in Colon

99.02%

Native Born

0.98%

Foreign Born

0.53%

Non Citizen

0.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.02% of Colon residents were born in the United States, with 73.76% having been born in Michigan. 0.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Colon Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,1730.00%
20111,17630.26%
20121,17930.26%
20131,18230.25%
20141,18530.25%
20151,18830.25%
20161,19130.25%
20171,19430.25%
20181,19730.25%
20191,20030.25%
20201,199-1-0.08%
20211,20230.25%
20221,20530.25%

Colon Population by Year