Decatur is a city located in Van Buren County Michigan. Decatur has a 2020 population of 1,617. Decatur is currently declining at a rate of -1.04% annually and its population has decreased by -2.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,651 in 2010.
The average household income in Decatur is $51,756 with a poverty rate of 21.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $722 per month, and the median house value is $90,000. The median age in Decatur is 37.6 years, 33.5 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Decaturwas:
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 white people with a rate of 15.85%.
91.17% of Decatur residents speak only English, while 8.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.68% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Decatur is Hispanic, with 43.40% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Decatur is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.83%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Decatur
96.54% of Decatur residents were born in the United States, with 76.18% having been born in Michigan. 2.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.