Dexter, Michigan Population 2020

4,893

Dexter is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 4,893, it is the 154th largest city in Michigan and the 4812th largest city in the United States. Dexter is currently growing at a rate of 1.64% annually and its population has increased by 20.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,067 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Dexter has a population density of 2,568 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dexter is $99,339 with a poverty rate of 5.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,188 per month, and the median house value is $287,800. The median age in Dexter is 36.2 years, 35 years for males, and 36.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.7 males.

Dexter Demographics

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

  • White: 95.57%
  • Asian: 2.17%
  • Two or more races: 1.72%
  • Other race: 0.54%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dexter, Michigan is 4,893, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,735.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,067.

Dexter, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,39995.57%
Asian1002.17%
Two or More Races791.72%
Some Other Race250.54%

Dexter Population Pyramid 2020

Dexter Median Age

36.2


Total

35


Male

36.6


Female

Dexter Adults

There are 3,131 adults, (632 of whom are seniors) in Dexter.

Dexter Age Dependency

84.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Dexter Sex Ratio

Female

2,452

53.27%

Male

2,151

46.73%

Dexter Households and Families

Dexter Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dexter Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All73%27%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female46.5%53.5%
Male15%85%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6802.7473
Married8463.4589.8
Non Family5331.1764.9
Female2413.6346.5
Male603.1715

3.41

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dexter Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade200.72%
9th to 12th Grade742.67%
High School Graduate42415.30%
Some College29110.50%
Associates Degree2117.61%
Bachelors Degree1,00036.09%
Graduate Degree75127.10%

Dexter Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,5852,5141,629
Hispanic1139554
Asian636363
Other Race2525
Multiple Races1055

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,258$73,774$46,058
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$36,200$42,609$26,375
Bachelors Degree$55,859$85,714$41,193
Graduate Degree$82,974$94,531$81,161

$54,258

Average Earnings

$73,774

Average Male

$46,058

Average Female

Dexter Language

Dexter Language by Age

Dexter Language

93.28% of Dexter residents speak only English, while 6.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.91% of the population.

Dexter Poverty

Dexter Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,1102175.28%
Hispanic334319.28%
Other25728.00%

5.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.60%

Male Poverty Rate

6.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dexter

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dexter is Other, with 28.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dexter is White, with 5.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.11%.

Name Poverty
High School18.63%
Less Than High School10.64%
Some College5.58%
Bachelors or Greater0.46%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed7.93%
Male Employed1.53%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Dexter Income

Dexter Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,788$99,339
Families$102,703$114,178
Married Families$125,962-
Non Families$52,743$65,937

Dexter Marital Status

Dexter Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Dexter Married by Age and Sex

Dexter Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Dexter Marital Status by Race

Dexter Veterans

220

Number of Veterans

191

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea64
Vietnam61
First Gulf War58
Second Gulf War29
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+72
35 to 5466
65 to 7453
18 to 3429
55 to 64
Name Veterans % of Total
White2207.28%
Hispanic118.66%

$Dexter Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dexter Employment Status

66.8%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Dexter 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

64.59%

Born in Michigan

94.22%

Native Born

5.78%

Foreign Born

3.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.22% of Dexter residents were born in the United States, with 64.59% having been born in Michigan. 3.04% 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
20204,893791.64%
20194,814791.67%
20184,735531.13%
20174,682791.72%
20164,603531.16%
20154,550992.22%
20144,451972.23%
20134,3541112.62%
20124,243421.00%
20114,2011233.02%
20104,0780.00%