Flushing, Michigan Population 2020

7,815

Flushing is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 7,815, it is the 117th largest city in Michigan and the 3682nd largest city in the United States. Flushing is currently declining at a rate of -0.64% annually and its population has decreased by -6.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,389 in 2010. Flushing reached it's highest population of 8,624 in 1980. Spanning over 4 miles, Flushing has a population density of 2,162 people per square mile.

The average household income in Flushing is $67,247 with a poverty rate of 14.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $756 per month, and the median house value is $118,300. The median age in Flushing is 46.5 years, 41 years for males, and 49.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.9 males.

Flushing Demographics

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

  • White: 96.79%
  • Black or African American: 0.95%
  • Two or more races: 0.81%
  • Asian: 0.72%
  • Other race: 0.54%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Flushing, Michigan is 7,815, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,915.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,389.

Flushing, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,75596.79%
Black or African American760.95%
Two or More Races650.81%
Asian580.72%
Some Other Race430.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.19%

Flushing Population Pyramid 2020

Flushing Median Age

46.5


Total

41


Male

49.7


Female

Flushing Adults

There are 6,298 adults, (1,952 of whom are seniors) in Flushing.

Flushing Age Dependency

84.4

Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Flushing Sex Ratio

Female

4,198

52.40%

Male

3,814

47.60%

Flushing Households and Families

Flushing Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Flushing Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
Male86.3%13.7%
All79.2%20.8%
Female73.4%26.6%
Non Family61.2%38.8%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3492.3479.2
Married1,7213.0892
Non Family1,1851.0861.2
Female282373.4
Male1612.5386.3

2.97

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Flushing Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1182.06%
9th to 12th Grade2083.63%
High School Graduate1,67229.17%
Some College1,30122.70%
Associates Degree72312.61%
Bachelors Degree1,04618.25%
Graduate Degree66411.58%

Flushing Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,3855,0781,620
Hispanic18218284
Black5334
Multiple Races52526
Asian4545
Native American1515

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 hispanic people with a rate of 46.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,643$45,518$32,177
Less Than High School$$41,765$
High School Grad$32,429$41,458$24,258
Some College$32,434$39,049$23,194
Bachelors Degree$54,338$51,250$55,568
Graduate Degree$57,986$63,083$52,500

$40,643

Average Earnings

$45,518

Average Male

$32,177

Average Female

Flushing Language

Flushing Language by Age

Flushing Language

92.50% of Flushing residents speak only English, while 7.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 5.21% of the population.

Flushing Poverty

Flushing Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,2341,05014.51%
Other4343100.00%
Hispanic394276.85%
Black392358.97%

14.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.53%

Male Poverty Rate

17.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Flushing

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Flushing is Hispanic, with 6.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.93%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.79%
High School16.82%
Some College6.08%
Bachelors or Greater3.92%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed11.27%
Female Employed9.87%
Male Employed2.48%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Flushing Income

Flushing Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,608$67,247
Families$73,963$83,097
Married Families$80,127-
Non Families$27,663$37,020

Flushing Marital Status

Flushing Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Flushing Married by Age and Sex

Flushing Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Flushing Marital Status by Race

Flushing Veterans

507

Number of Veterans

499

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam227
Korea57
World War II50
Second Gulf War33
First Gulf War19
Age Group Veterans
75+195
65 to 74152
55 to 6478
35 to 5460
18 to 3422

$Flushing Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Flushing Employment Status

52.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.1%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Flushing 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

80.87%

Born in Michigan

96.75%

Native Born

3.25%

Foreign Born

1.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.75% of Flushing residents were born in the United States, with 80.87% having been born in Michigan. 1.21% 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
20207,815-50-0.64%
20197,865-50-0.63%
20187,915-37-0.47%
20177,952-50-0.62%
20168,002-50-0.62%
20158,052-62-0.76%
20148,114-62-0.76%
20138,176-56-0.68%
20128,232-79-0.95%
20118,311-62-0.74%
20108,373250.03%
20008,348-194-0.23%
19908,542-82-0.10%
19808,6241,4341.84%
19707,1903,4296.69%
19603,7610.00%