Dearborn Heights, Michigan Population 2022

64,396
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Dearborn Heights is a city located in Wayne County Michigan. Dearborn Heights has a 2020 population of 64,396. Dearborn Heights is currently growing at a rate of 0.86% annually and its population has increased by 1.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 63,292 in 2010.

The average household income in Dearborn Heights is $65,678 with a poverty rate of 20.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,049 per month, and the median house value is $122,200. The median age in Dearborn Heights is 36.9 years, 36.3 years for males, and 37.6 years for females.

Dearborn Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dearborn Heightswas:

  • White: 85.15%
  • Black or African American: 8.66%
  • Two or more races: 2.87%
  • Asian: 1.76%
  • Other race: 1.30%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dearborn Heights, Michigan is 64,396 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 63,292.

Dearborn Heights, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47,37185.15%
Black or African American4,8198.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native1400.25%
Asian9781.76%
Some Other Race7251.30%
Two or More Races1,5972.87%
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Dearborn Heights Population by Race

Dearborn Heights Population Pyramid 2022

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Dearborn Heights Median Age

36.1


Total

35.4


Male

37.1


Female

Dearborn Heights Adults

There are 41,660 adults, (8,651 of whom are seniors) in Dearborn Heights.

Dearborn Heights Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Dearborn Heights Sex Ratio

Female

28,383

51.02%

Male

27,247

48.98%

Dearborn Heights Population by Age

Dearborn Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dearborn Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All70.8%29.2%
Female64.8%35.2%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
Male57.6%42.4%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dearborn Heights Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,2142.7370.8
Married9,3243.678.9
Male1,2753.3557.6
Female2,9093.3264.8
Non Family6,7061.1464.7

3.41

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Dearborn Heights Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9545.25%
9th to 12th Grade2,8317.61%
High School Graduate11,94132.08%
Some College8,30822.32%
Associates Degree3,3929.11%
Bachelors Degree5,31414.28%
Graduate Degree3,4839.36%
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Dearborn Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dearborn Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian729683532
Native American10410445
Other Race417400163
2+ Races762717266
Hispanic1,6931,398406
White31,21027,0697,228
Black3,0292,747396

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 72.98%.

Dearborn Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,863$42,584$30,238
Less Than 9th Grade$24,242$32,348$17,153
High School Graduate$28,942$36,227$23,175
Some College$34,839$43,732$30,707
Bachelors Degree$51,667$53,864$48,289
Graduate Degree$61,308$61,535$58,953

$35,863

Average Earnings

$42,584

Average Male

$30,238

Average Female

Dearborn Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dearborn Heights Language by Age

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Dearborn Heights Language

62.86% of Dearborn Heights residents speak only English, while 37.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 28.20% of the population.

Dearborn Heights Language

Dearborn Heights Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian97827428.02%
Black4,4781,15925.88%
Multiple1,59136322.82%
White45,5258,92219.60%
Other178NaN%
Hispanic2,80638213.61%

20.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.57%

Male Poverty Rate

21.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dearborn Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dearborn Heights is Asian, with 28.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dearborn Heights is Hispanic, with 13.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.82%.

Dearborn Heights Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.22%
High School18.94%
Some College12.49%
Bachelors or Greater9.87%

Dearborn Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed10.24%
Male Unemployed25.61%
Female Employed7.44%
Female Unemployed56.32%

Dearborn Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dearborn Heights Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,987$68,728
Families$57,430$78,487
Married Families$65,618$88,911
Non Families$34,804$45,509
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Income by Household Type

Dearborn Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Dearborn Heights Married by Age and Sex

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Dearborn Heights 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 45-54.

Dearborn Heights Marital Status by Race

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Dearborn Heights Marital Status

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2,208

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War174
First Gulf War367
Vietnam825
Korea156
World War II144

Dearborn Heights Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3439
35 to 54391
55 to 64377
65 to 74702
75+699

Dearborn Heights Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0655.76%
Black732.15%
Native American43.85%
Other Race91.62%
2+ Races576.08%
Hispanic130.66%

Dearborn Heights Veterans by Race

Dearborn Heights Veterans by Education

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8.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dearborn Heights Veterans by Education

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56.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Dearborn Heights Employment by Age

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Dearborn Heights Employment by Race

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Dearborn Heights 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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68.85%

Born in Dearborn Heights

78.53%

Native Born

21.47%

Foreign Born

6.11%

Non Citizen

15.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.53% of Dearborn Heights residents were born in the United States, with 68.85% having been born in Michigan. 6.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Dearborn Heights Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
197080,0690.00%
198067,706-12,363-1.66%
199060,838-6,868-1.06%
200058,264-2,574-0.43%
201057,774-490-0.08%
201158,3265520.96%
201258,8785520.95%
201359,4305520.94%
201459,9825520.93%
201560,5345520.92%
201661,0865520.91%
201761,6385520.90%
201862,1905520.90%
201962,7425520.89%
202063,2925500.88%
202163,8445520.87%
202264,3965520.86%

Dearborn Heights Population by Year