Gaylord, Michigan Population 2022

4,414
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Gaylord is a city located in Otsego County Michigan. Gaylord has a 2020 population of 4,414. It is also the county seat of Otsego County. Gaylord is currently growing at a rate of 1.47% annually and its population has increased by 2.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,286 in 2010.

The average household income in Gaylord is $43,040 with a poverty rate of 17.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $723 per month, and the median house value is $95,900. The median age in Gaylord is 38.2 years, 42.1 years for males, and 34.8 years for females.

Gaylord Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gaylordwas:

  • White: 94.05%
  • Two or more races: 3.54%
  • Black or African American: 2.11%
  • 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 4,414 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,286.

Gaylord, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,42794.05%
Black or African American772.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.30%
Two or More Races1293.54%
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Gaylord Population by Race

Gaylord Population Pyramid 2022

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Gaylord Median Age

41.3


Total

42.9


Male

38.6


Female

Gaylord Adults

There are 2,730 adults, (822 of whom are seniors) in Gaylord.

Gaylord Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Gaylord Sex Ratio

Female

1,972

54.12%

Male

1,672

45.88%

Gaylord Population by Age

Gaylord Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gaylord Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
Female56.7%43.3%
All39.7%60.3%
Male22.4%77.6%
Non Family18%82%

39.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gaylord Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8071.9239.7
Married4122.6681.3
Male1072.9822.4
Female3282.9856.7
Non Family9601.1218

2.8

Average Family Size

1.92

Average Household Size

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Gaylord Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade702.83%
9th to 12th Grade1174.72%
High School Graduate75530.48%
Some College75630.52%
Associates Degree27911.26%
Bachelors Degree34513.93%
Graduate Degree1556.26%
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Gaylord Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gaylord Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races535320
White2,3482,171480
Native American1111
Hispanic2018
Black6153

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 2+ races people with a rate of 37.74%.

Gaylord Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,652$40,909$26,639
Less Than 9th Grade$23,382$$
High School Graduate$24,265$36,591$18,333
Some College$35,156$61,538$26,451
Bachelors Degree$40,313$$48,417
Graduate Degree$44,531$$

$32,652

Average Earnings

$40,909

Average Male

$26,639

Average Female

Gaylord Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gaylord Language by Age

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Gaylord Language

99.54% of Gaylord residents speak only English, while 0.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.46% of the population.

Gaylord Language

Gaylord Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1111100.00%
Hispanic797392.41%
Multiple1265241.27%
Black481939.58%
White3,26749915.27%
OtherNaN%

17.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.66%

Male Poverty Rate

18.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gaylord

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

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.02%.

Gaylord Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.84%
High School23.52%
Some College16.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Gaylord Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.18%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed9.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Gaylord Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gaylord Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,353$44,994
Families$52,188$58,934
Married Families$69,375-
Non Families$25,135$32,603
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Income by Household Type

Gaylord Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.6%

Male Marriage Rate

28.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Gaylord Married by Age and Sex

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Gaylord 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.

Gaylord Marital Status by Race

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Gaylord Marital Status

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351

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War36
First Gulf War105
Vietnam60
Korea25
World War II

Gaylord Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3412
35 to 5481
55 to 6465
65 to 7439
75+154

Gaylord Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White32712.61%
2+ Races2437.50%

Gaylord Veterans by Race

Gaylord Veterans by Education

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29.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gaylord Veterans by Education

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53.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Gaylord Employment by Age

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Gaylord Employment by Race

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Gaylord Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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84.71%

Born in Gaylord

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gaylord residents were born in the United States, with 84.71% having been born in Michigan. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Gaylord Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19602,5680.00%
19703,0124441.61%
19803,011-1-0.00%
19903,2562450.79%
20003,6814251.23%
20103,645-36-0.10%
20113,709641.76%
20123,773641.73%
20133,837641.70%
20143,901641.67%
20153,965641.64%
20164,029641.61%
20174,093641.59%
20184,157641.56%
20194,221641.54%
20204,286651.54%
20214,350641.49%
20224,414641.47%

Gaylord Population by Year