Gaastra, Michigan Population 2020

321

Gaastra is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 321, it is the 486th largest city in Michigan and the 15080th largest city in the United States. Gaastra is currently declining at a rate of -0.62% annually and its population has decreased by -7.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 347 in 2010. Gaastra reached it's highest population of 347 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Gaastra has a population density of 196 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gaastra is $42,829 with a poverty rate of 10.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $830 per month, and the median house value is $45,500. The median age in Gaastra is 52.3 years, 46.8 years for males, and 56 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.5 males.

Gaastra Demographics

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

  • White: 96.37%
  • Native American: 2.72%
  • Black or African American: 0.30%
  • Asian: 0.30%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Gaastra, Michigan is 321, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 325.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 347.

Gaastra, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31996.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native92.72%
Some Other Race10.30%
Asian10.30%
Black or African American10.30%

Gaastra Population Pyramid 2020

Gaastra Median Age

52.3


Total

46.8


Male

56


Female

Gaastra Adults

There are 269 adults, (88 of whom are seniors) in Gaastra.

Gaastra Age Dependency

82.9

Age Dependency Ratio

48.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Gaastra Sex Ratio

Female

158

47.73%

Male

173

52.27%

Gaastra Households and Families

Gaastra Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gaastra Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.3%3.8%
All90.8%9.2%
Female90%10%
Non Family85.2%14.8%
Male50%50%

90.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1532.1690.8
Married802.6696.3
Non Family611.1185.2
Female104.490
Male2350

2.72

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gaastra Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade62.31%
9th to 12th Grade2610.00%
High School Graduate11544.23%
Some College4216.15%
Associates Degree238.85%
Bachelors Degree3613.85%
Graduate Degree124.62%

Gaastra Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24821644
Native American993
Asian11
Black11
Hispanic111
Other Race111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,125$30,417$18,750
Less Than High School$20,500$20,750$
High School Grad$21,731$28,250$17,917
Some College$33,438$33,594$
Bachelors Degree$20,000$40,625$14,375
Graduate Degree$43,750$43,750$

$23,125

Average Earnings

$30,417

Average Male

$18,750

Average Female

Gaastra Language

Gaastra Language by Age

Gaastra Language

97.52% of Gaastra residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.86% of the population.

Gaastra Poverty

Gaastra Poverty by Race

10.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.24%

Male Poverty Rate

8.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gaastra

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gaastra is White, with 10.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gaastra is White, with 10.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.25%
Bachelors or Greater14.58%
High School7.83%
Some College1.54%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed11.54%
Male Employed3.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Gaastra Income

Gaastra Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,875$42,829
Families$43,611$50,914
Married Families$43,929-
Non Families$28,125$29,975

Gaastra Marital Status

Gaastra Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Gaastra Married by Age and Sex

Gaastra 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 35-44.

Gaastra Marital Status by Race

Gaastra Veterans

30

Number of Veterans

28

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II5
First Gulf War5
Korea4
Vietnam4
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+13
65 to 746
35 to 546
55 to 645
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White2710.51%
Indian222.22%
Black1100.00%

$Gaastra Veterans by Education

3.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gaastra Employment Status

49.8%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Gaastra 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

80.66%

Born in Michigan

97.89%

Native Born

2.11%

Foreign Born

1.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.89% of Gaastra residents were born in the United States, with 80.66% having been born in Michigan. 1.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020321-2-0.62%
2019323-2-0.62%
20183250.00%
2017325-2-0.61%
2016327-4-1.21%
2015331-2-0.60%
2014333-4-1.19%
2013337-2-0.59%
2012339-5-1.45%
2011344-3-0.86%
20103470.00%