Gaylord, Michigan Population 2020

3,739

Gaylord is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 3,739, it is the 184th largest city in Michigan and the 5593rd largest city in the United States. Gaylord is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 2.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,645 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Gaylord has a population density of 751 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gaylord is $43,121 with a poverty rate of 22.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $717 per month, and the median house value is $95,500. The median age in Gaylord is 38.6 years, 38.6 years for males, and 38.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.7 males.

Gaylord Demographics

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

  • White: 95.04%
  • Two or more races: 2.86%
  • Black or African American: 1.80%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gaylord, Michigan is 3,739, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,701.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,645.

Gaylord, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,48595.04%
Two or More Races1052.86%
Black or African American661.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.30%

Gaylord Population Pyramid 2020

Gaylord Median Age

38.6


Total

38.6


Male

38.9


Female

Gaylord Adults

There are 2,844 adults, (863 of whom are seniors) in Gaylord.

Gaylord Age Dependency

85.1

Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Gaylord Sex Ratio

Female

2,007

54.73%

Male

1,660

45.27%

Gaylord Households and Families

Gaylord Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gaylord Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
Female44.4%55.6%
All42.5%57.5%
Male33.6%66.4%
Non Family25.1%74.9%

42.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7761.9642.5
Non Family8801.1425.1
Married5222.5272.6
Female2613.1144.4
Male1133.0833.6

2.68

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gaylord Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade160.65%
9th to 12th Grade1706.87%
High School Graduate88735.87%
Some College60224.34%
Associates Degree2309.30%
Bachelors Degree40416.34%
Graduate Degree1646.63%

Gaylord Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3602,182527
Black666010
Hispanic3432
Multiple Races333331
Native American1010

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 multiple races people with a rate of 93.94%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,417$37,538$25,716
Less Than High School$22,667$$
High School Grad$21,295$36,591$16,635
Some College$27,757$31,607$25,981
Bachelors Degree$39,741$39,697$39,770
Graduate Degree$41,571$$41,538

$27,417

Average Earnings

$37,538

Average Male

$25,716

Average Female

Gaylord Language

Gaylord Language by Age

Gaylord Language

97.31% of Gaylord residents speak only English, while 2.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.67% of the population.

Gaylord Poverty

Gaylord Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,26962419.09%
Hispanic1339672.18%
Multiple1037269.90%
Black3131100.00%
Native111090.91%

22.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.55%

Male Poverty Rate

23.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gaylord

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gaylord is White, with 19.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.94%.

Name Poverty
High School25.51%
Less Than High School21.43%
Some College18.49%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed10.89%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed11.94%

Gaylord Income

Gaylord Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,792$43,121
Families$43,542$52,426
Married Families$63,010-
Non Families$26,553$32,621

Gaylord Marital Status

Gaylord Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

35.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Gaylord Married by Age and Sex

Gaylord 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.

Gaylord Marital Status by Race

Gaylord Veterans

329

Number of Veterans

316

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam78
First Gulf War76
Korea23
Second Gulf War14
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+123
35 to 5476
65 to 7465
55 to 6451
18 to 3414

$Gaylord Veterans by Education

37.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gaylord Employment Status

53.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Gaylord 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

84.05%

Born in Michigan

99.21%

Native Born

0.79%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.21% of Gaylord residents were born in the United States, with 84.05% having been born in Michigan. 0.46% 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
20203,739190.51%
20193,720190.51%
20183,701120.33%
20173,689190.52%
20163,670290.80%
20153,641150.41%
20143,62610.03%
20133,62550.14%
20123,620-11-0.30%
20113,631-8-0.22%
20103,639-42-0.11%
20003,6814251.23%
19903,2562450.79%
19803,011-1-0.00%
19703,0124441.61%
19602,5680.00%