Hamtramck, Michigan Population 2022

29,635
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Hamtramck is a city located in Wayne County Michigan. Hamtramck has a 2020 population of 29,635. Hamtramck is currently growing at a rate of 2.07% annually and its population has increased by 4.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,433 in 2010.

The average household income in Hamtramck is $38,951 with a poverty rate of 47.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $743 per month, and the median house value is $72,600. The median age in Hamtramck is 27.9 years, 27.4 years for males, and 28.7 years for females.

Hamtramck Demographics

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

  • White: 56.33%
  • Asian: 24.32%
  • Black or African American: 9.83%
  • Two or more races: 6.68%
  • Other race: 2.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0.21%
The current population of Hamtramck, Michigan is 29,635 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 28,433.

Hamtramck, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,22656.33%
Black or African American2,1339.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native450.21%
Asian5,27924.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander990.46%
Some Other Race4732.18%
Two or More Races1,4496.68%
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Hamtramck Population by Race

Hamtramck Population Pyramid 2022

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Hamtramck Median Age

27.5


Total

27


Male

27.9


Female

Hamtramck Adults

There are 14,493 adults, (1,608 of whom are seniors) in Hamtramck.

Hamtramck Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

12.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56

Child Dependency Ratio

Hamtramck Sex Ratio

Female

10,555

48.63%

Male

11,149

51.37%

Hamtramck Population by Age

Hamtramck Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hamtramck Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.6%31.4%
All55.9%44.1%
Male45%55%
Non Family42.3%57.7%
Female35.2%64.8%

55.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hamtramck Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8803.5755.9
Married3,1814.868.6
Male2983.9945
Female6883.4535.2
Non Family1,7131.2542.3

4.49

Average Family Size

3.57

Average Household Size

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Hamtramck Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,90116.21%
9th to 12th Grade1,51312.90%
High School Graduate4,08134.79%
Some College1,89816.18%
Associates Degree7256.18%
Bachelors Degree1,0538.98%
Graduate Degree5594.77%
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Hamtramck Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hamtramck Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander414124
Hispanic17313236
Other Race17315430
Asian2,9582,142495
White6,5714,539836
Black1,3421,078167
2+ Races56132150
Native American315

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 58.54%.

Hamtramck Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,405$25,535$22,040
Less Than 9th Grade$16,893$18,418$9,009
High School Graduate$24,501$25,896$20,671
Some College$23,873$26,445$20,156
Bachelors Degree$32,817$40,144$31,744
Graduate Degree$31,287$27,321$35,000

$24,405

Average Earnings

$25,535

Average Male

$22,040

Average Female

Hamtramck Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hamtramck Language by Age

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Hamtramck Language

28.88% of Hamtramck residents speak only English, while 71.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 38.01% of the population.

Hamtramck Language

Hamtramck Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1,44192564.19%
White11,8915,70247.95%
Asian5,2732,41145.72%
Black1,73874742.98%
Native38718.42%
Other73NaN%
Hispanic3314413.29%

47.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

44.16%

Male Poverty Rate

49.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hamtramck

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hamtramck is Multiple, with 64.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hamtramck is Hispanic, with 13.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 20.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 52.96%.

Hamtramck Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade53.54%
High School38.79%
Some College30.54%
Bachelors or Greater18.63%

Hamtramck Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed28.82%
Male Unemployed67.05%
Female Employed23.55%
Female Unemployed51.46%

Hamtramck Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hamtramck Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,230$40,706
Families$30,362$43,668
Married Families$33,618-
Non Families$23,349$32,451
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Income by Household Type

Hamtramck Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hamtramck Married by Age and Sex

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Hamtramck Marriage

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

Hamtramck Marital Status by Race

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Hamtramck Marital Status

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370

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War36
First Gulf War32
Vietnam145
Korea23
World War II

Hamtramck Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3429
35 to 5456
55 to 6451
65 to 74140
75+94

Hamtramck Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2633.23%
Black724.51%
Asian350.97%

Hamtramck Veterans by Race

Hamtramck Veterans by Education

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11.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hamtramck Veterans by Education

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43.4%

Labor Force Participation

38.5%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hamtramck Employment by Age

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Hamtramck Employment by Race

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Hamtramck 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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42.87%

Born in Hamtramck

59.72%

Native Born

40.28%

Foreign Born

17.70%

Non Citizen

22.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

59.72% of Hamtramck residents were born in the United States, with 42.87% having been born in Michigan. 17.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hamtramck Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19103,5590.00%
192048,61545,05629.88%
193056,2687,6531.47%
194049,839-6,429-1.21%
195043,355-6,484-1.38%
196034,137-9,218-2.36%
197026,783-7,354-2.40%
198021,300-5,483-2.26%
199018,372-2,928-1.47%
200022,9764,6042.26%
201022,423-553-0.24%
201123,0246012.68%
201223,6256012.61%
201324,2266012.54%
201424,8276012.48%
201525,4286012.42%
201626,0296012.36%
201726,6306012.31%
201827,2316012.26%
201927,8326012.21%
202028,4336012.16%
202129,0346012.11%
202229,6356012.07%

Hamtramck Population by Year