Hastings, Michigan Population 2022

7,546
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Hastings is a city located in Barry County Michigan. Hastings has a 2020 population of 7,546. It is also the county seat of Barry County. Hastings is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 0.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,514 in 2010.

The average household income in Hastings is $62,232 with a poverty rate of 11.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $910 per month, and the median house value is $112,600. The median age in Hastings is 35.4 years, 33.5 years for males, and 36.3 years for females.

Hastings Demographics

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

  • White: 96.94%
  • Two or more races: 1.30%
  • Other race: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.62%
  • Asian: 0.40%
  • Black or African American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hastings, Michigan is 7,546 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,514.

Hastings, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,09096.94%
Black or African American40.05%
American Indian and Alaska Native450.62%
Asian290.40%
Some Other Race510.70%
Two or More Races951.30%
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Hastings Population by Race

Hastings Population Pyramid 2022

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Hastings Median Age

34.6


Total

29.6


Male

37.6


Female

Hastings Adults

There are 5,578 adults, (1,293 of whom are seniors) in Hastings.

Hastings Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hastings Sex Ratio

Female

3,931

53.75%

Male

3,383

46.25%

Hastings Population by Age

Hastings Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hastings Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Female58.2%41.8%
Male51.3%48.7%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hastings Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0272.3668.4
Married1,1443.2885.1
Male39251.3
Female3903.8658.2
Non Family1,4541.2458.5

3.23

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Hastings Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade270.57%
9th to 12th Grade2355.00%
High School Graduate1,86839.73%
Some College1,01721.63%
Associates Degree3858.19%
Bachelors Degree80717.16%
Graduate Degree3637.72%
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Hastings Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hastings Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,3774,1941,159
Hispanic20112611
Native American4242
Asian2929
2+ Races4949
Other Race3720
Black4

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 white people with a rate of 26.48%.

Hastings Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,640$41,730$28,189
Less Than 9th Grade$31,099$46,833$30,625
High School Graduate$26,531$30,515$18,639
Some College$38,594$49,009$22,763
Bachelors Degree$34,458$52,375$29,545
Graduate Degree$76,838$78,487$75,735

$32,640

Average Earnings

$41,730

Average Male

$28,189

Average Female

Hastings Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hastings Language by Age

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Hastings Language

97.84% of Hastings residents speak only English, while 2.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.13% of the population.

Hastings Language

Hastings Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,55470910.82%
OtherNaN%
Multiple917076.92%
Hispanic355339.30%

11.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.73%

Male Poverty Rate

12.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hastings

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hastings is White, with 10.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hastings is Hispanic, with 9.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.83%.

Hastings Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.66%
High School9.53%
Some College14.52%
Bachelors or Greater9.11%

Hastings Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.97%
Male Unemployed81.82%
Female Employed12.10%
Female Unemployed27.16%

Hastings Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hastings Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,824$56,937
Families$65,544$70,903
Married Families$70,461-
Non Families$37,843$40,227
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Income by Household Type

Hastings Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Hastings Married by Age and Sex

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Hastings 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.

Hastings Marital Status by Race

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Hastings Marital Status

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361

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War109
First Gulf War57
Vietnam33
Korea34
World War II26

Hastings Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34109
35 to 5462
55 to 6463
65 to 7434
75+93

Hastings Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3496.45%
2+ Races1222.64%
Hispanic3412.01%

Hastings Veterans by Race

Hastings Veterans by Education

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21.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hastings Veterans by Education

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64.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Hastings Employment by Age

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Hastings Employment by Race

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Hastings 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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80.22%

Born in Hastings

98.71%

Native Born

1.29%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

0.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.71% of Hastings residents were born in the United States, with 80.22% having been born in Michigan. 0.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Hastings Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802,5310.00%
18902,9724411.62%
19003,1722000.65%
19104,3831,2113.29%
19205,1327491.59%
19305,227950.18%
19405,175-52-0.10%
19506,0969211.65%
19606,3752790.45%
19706,5011260.20%
19806,418-83-0.13%
19906,5491310.20%
20007,0955460.80%
20107,3502550.35%
20117,366160.22%
20127,382160.22%
20137,398160.22%
20147,414160.22%
20157,430160.22%
20167,446160.22%
20177,462160.21%
20187,478160.21%
20197,494160.21%
20207,514200.27%
20217,530160.21%
20227,546160.21%

Hastings Population by Year