Hancock, Michigan Population 2020

4,547

Hancock is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 4,547, it is the 159th largest city in Michigan and the 5023rd largest city in the United States. Hancock is currently declining at a rate of -0.02% annually and its population has decreased by -1.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,634 in 2010. Hancock reached it's highest population of 8,981 in 1910. Spanning over 3 miles, Hancock has a population density of 1,767 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hancock is $55,506 with a poverty rate of 24.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $634 per month, and the median house value is $111,600. The median age in Hancock is 43 years, 36.8 years for males, and 50.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 119.2 males.

Hancock Demographics

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

  • White: 93.86%
  • Two or more races: 3.52%
  • Asian: 1.92%
  • Native American: 0.44%
  • Other race: 0.24%
  • Black or African American: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hancock, Michigan is 4,547, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,549.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,634.

Hancock, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,29693.86%
Two or More Races1613.52%
Asian881.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.44%
Some Other Race110.24%
Black or African American10.02%

Hancock Population Pyramid 2020

Hancock Median Age

43


Total

36.8


Male

50.8


Female

Hancock Adults

There are 3,947 adults, (1,001 of whom are seniors) in Hancock.

Hancock Age Dependency

55.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Hancock Sex Ratio

Female

2,088

45.62%

Male

2,489

54.38%

Hancock Households and Families

Hancock Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hancock Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male74.4%25.6%
Married63.8%36.2%
Female61.2%38.8%
All47.2%52.8%
Non Family30.5%69.5%

47.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8722.247.2
Non Family9341.3830.5
Married7563.0163.8
Female1393.0961.2
Male432.9374.4

2.93

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hancock Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1143.65%
9th to 12th Grade1845.90%
High School Graduate1,00932.34%
Some College44614.29%
Associates Degree1956.25%
Bachelors Degree63320.29%
Graduate Degree53917.28%

Hancock Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,9122,6171,069
Asian838350
Multiple Races686834
Hispanic504719
Native American1616
Other Race1188
Black11

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 72.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,187$42,724$27,234
Less Than High School$5,203$$5,203
High School Grad$23,854$$13,611
Some College$28,158$32,537$28,092
Bachelors Degree$41,250$42,639$39,875
Graduate Degree$53,229$53,750$52,663

$34,187

Average Earnings

$42,724

Average Male

$27,234

Average Female

Hancock Language

Hancock Language by Age

Hancock Language

93.14% of Hancock residents speak only English, while 6.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.95% of the population.

Hancock Poverty

Hancock Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,77792924.60%
Hispanic1055047.62%
Multiple1613320.50%
Other11327.27%
Black11100.00%

24.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.98%

Male Poverty Rate

22.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hancock

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hancock is Multiple, with 20.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School57.81%
Some College20.03%
High School19.68%
Bachelors or Greater4.92%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed76.47%
Female Employed18.85%
Male Employed11.69%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Hancock Income

Hancock Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,598$55,506
Families$59,324$72,076
Married Families$70,217-
Non Families$25,307$37,950

Hancock Marital Status

Hancock Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.5%

Male Marriage Rate

41.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Hancock Married by Age and Sex

Hancock 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 45-54.

Hancock Marital Status by Race

Hancock Veterans

358

Number of Veterans

334

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam152
First Gulf War110
Second Gulf War26
Korea19
World War II6
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54144
65 to 74103
75+58
55 to 6440
18 to 3413
Name Veterans % of Total
White2897.72%
Asian2831.82%
2 or More2532.47%
Indian1680.00%

$Hancock Veterans by Education

16.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hancock Employment Status

52.1%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hancock 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

69.24%

Born in Michigan

94.08%

Native Born

5.92%

Foreign Born

3.95%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.08% of Hancock residents were born in the United States, with 69.24% having been born in Michigan. 3.95% 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
20204,547-1-0.02%
20194,548-1-0.02%
20184,549-39-0.85%
20174,588-1-0.02%
20164,589130.28%
20154,576-35-0.76%
20144,611-28-0.60%
20134,639-22-0.47%
20124,661-23-0.49%
20114,68440.09%
20104,6803570.80%
20004,323-224-0.50%
19904,547-575-1.18%
19805,1223020.61%
19704,820-202-0.41%
19605,022-201-0.39%
19505,223-331-0.61%
19405,554-241-0.42%
19305,795-1,732-2.58%
19207,527-1,454-1.75%
19108,9814,9318.29%
19004,0500.00%