Flint, Michigan Population 2020

94,867

Flint is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 94,867, it is the 7th largest city in Michigan and the 347th largest city in the United States. Flint is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -7.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 102,434 in 2010. Flint reached it's highest population of 196,940 in 1960. Spanning over 34 miles, Flint has a population density of 2,837 people per square mile.

The average household income in Flint is $37,828 with a poverty rate of 40.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $714 per month, and the median house value is $28,700. The median age in Flint is 34.9 years, 33.4 years for males, and 36.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.5 males.

Flint Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 53.70%
  • White: 39.68%
  • Two or more races: 4.99%
  • Other race: 0.78%
  • Native American: 0.52%
  • Asian: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Flint, Michigan is 94,867, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 95,943.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 102,434.

Flint, Michigan Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020405,330-781-0.19%
2019406,111-781-0.19%
2018406,892-781-0.19%
2017407,673-1,228-0.30%
2016408,901-1,569-0.38%
2015410,470-2,398-0.58%
2014412,868-2,766-0.67%
2013415,634-2,533-0.61%
2012418,167-3,809-0.91%
2011421,976-2,975-0.71%
2010424,9510.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American52,17353.70%
White38,55139.68%
Two or More Races4,8454.99%
Some Other Race7620.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native5020.52%
Asian2950.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander330.03%

Flint Population Pyramid 2020

Flint Median Age

34.9


Total

33.4


Male

36.2


Female

Flint Adults

There are 72,328 adults, (12,150 of whom are seniors) in Flint.

Flint Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Flint Sex Ratio

Female

50,742

52.22%

Male

46,419

47.78%

Flint Households and Families

Flint Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Flint Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.9%22.1%
All55%45%
Male52.3%47.7%
Non Family52%48%
Female41.6%58.4%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All40,0352.3655
Non Family17,4821.2252
Female10,8073.2941.6
Married9,0103.2177.9
Male2,7363.1652.3

3.1

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Flint Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0553.35%
9th to 12th Grade7,24411.79%
High School Graduate21,94635.73%
Some College17,52728.54%
Associates Degree5,2688.58%
Bachelors Degree5,0968.30%
Graduate Degree2,2853.72%

Flint Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black31,74526,9903,237
White25,76021,9843,654
Hispanic2,0621,524171
Multiple Races1,7691,555229
Other Race50336428
Native American19419436
Asian18314699
Islander66

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 54.10%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,294$24,525$21,376
Less Than High School$13,850$12,426$15,631
High School Grad$18,899$22,324$16,292
Some College$22,927$24,617$21,989
Bachelors Degree$40,961$48,844$35,797
Graduate Degree$52,196$46,250$53,678

$22,294

Average Earnings

$24,525

Average Male

$21,376

Average Female

Flint Language

Flint Language by Age

Flint Language

96.39% of Flint residents speak only English, while 3.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.14% of the population.

Flint Poverty

Flint Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black51,37522,43143.66%
White35,29912,04534.12%
Multiple4,7172,09444.39%
Hispanic3,7671,74946.43%
Native50243486.45%
Other76225032.81%
Asian23513055.32%
Islander1111100.00%

40.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.31%

Male Poverty Rate

41.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Flint

The race most likely to be in poverty in Flint is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Flint is Other, with 32.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.63%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.27%
High School35.97%
Some College29.66%
Bachelors or Greater14.54%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.21%
Male Unemployed55.20%
Female Employed25.35%
Male Employed16.15%

Flint Income

Flint Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,717$37,828
Families$31,298$42,315
Married Families$49,665$61,599
Non Families$20,655$29,789

Flint Marital Status

Flint Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.4%

Male Marriage Rate

24.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Flint Married by Age and Sex

Flint Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Flint Marital Status by Race

Flint Veterans

3,897

Number of Veterans

3,716

Male Veterans

181

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,460
First Gulf War463
Korea269
Second Gulf War259
World War II161
Age Group Veterans
55 to 641,206
65 to 741,099
75+793
35 to 54635
18 to 34164
Name Veterans % of Total
Black2,0455.40%
White1,7715.71%
2 or More653.05%
Hispanic461.89%
Indian113.18%
Other50.79%

$Flint Veterans by Education

23.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Flint Employment Status

52.2%

Labor Force Participation

41.3%

Employment Rate

20.9%

Unemployment Rate

Flint 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

79.38%

Born in Michigan

98.25%

Native Born

1.75%

Foreign Born

0.82%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.25% of Flint residents were born in the United States, with 79.38% having been born in Michigan. 0.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202094,867-538-0.56%
201995,405-538-0.56%
201895,943-545-0.56%
201796,488-538-0.55%
201697,026-735-0.75%
201597,761-804-0.82%
201498,565-862-0.87%
201399,427-758-0.76%
2012100,185-1,022-1.01%
2011101,207-790-0.77%
2010101,997-22,946-2.01%
2000124,943-15,818-1.18%
1990140,761-18,850-1.25%
1980159,611-33,706-1.90%
1970193,317-3,623-0.19%
1960196,94033,7971.90%
1950163,14311,6000.74%
1940151,543-4,949-0.32%
1930156,49264,8935.50%
192091,59953,0499.04%
191038,55025,44711.39%
190013,1033,3002.94%
18909,8031,3941.55%
18808,4093,0234.56%
18705,3862,4366.20%
18602,9500.00%