Homer, Michigan Population 2022

1,557
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Homer is a city located in Calhoun County Michigan. Homer has a 2020 population of 1,557. Homer is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually and its population has decreased by -1.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,575 in 2010.

The average household income in Homer is $48,775 with a poverty rate of 14.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $665 per month, and the median house value is $92,300. The median age in Homer is 34.9 years, 33.2 years for males, and 36.3 years for females.

Homer Demographics

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

  • White: 90.58%
  • Two or more races: 7.81%
  • Native American: 1.10%
  • Asian: 0.52%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Homer, Michigan is 1,557 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,575.

Homer, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,40490.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native171.10%
Asian80.52%
Two or More Races1217.81%
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Homer Population by Race

Homer Population Pyramid 2022

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Homer Median Age

27.8


Total

26.7


Male

33.4


Female

Homer Adults

There are 1,025 adults, (175 of whom are seniors) in Homer.

Homer Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Homer Sex Ratio

Female

840

54.19%

Male

710

45.81%

Homer Population by Age

Homer Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Homer Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.5%22.5%
Male66.7%33.3%
Female62.4%37.6%
All61.7%38.3%
Non Family34.2%65.8%

61.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Homer Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5882.6461.7
Married2623.3977.5
Male482.9666.7
Female1172.9262.4
Non Family1611.134.2

3.08

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Homer Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade171.92%
9th to 12th Grade606.79%
High School Graduate42047.51%
Some College16118.21%
Associates Degree11212.67%
Bachelors Degree9210.41%
Graduate Degree222.49%
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Homer Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Homer Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White817744111
2+ Races28283
Hispanic2222
Native American1713

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.59%.

Homer Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,989$43,333$26,734
Less Than 9th Grade$25,865$$
High School Graduate$31,250$43,750$25,724
Some College$34,107$42,153$21,563
Bachelors Degree$49,722$57,917$48,750
Graduate Degree$63,125$$

$32,989

Average Earnings

$43,333

Average Male

$26,734

Average Female

Homer Earnings by Educational Attainment

Homer Language by Age

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Homer Language

99.23% of Homer residents speak only English, while 0.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.

Homer Language

Homer Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple984444.90%
Native17423.53%
White1,33616912.65%
OtherNaN%

14.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.72%

Male Poverty Rate

17.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Homer

The race most likely to be in poverty in Homer is Multiple, with 44.90% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.15%.

Homer Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.17%
High School11.67%
Some College16.12%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Homer Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.77%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed15.71%
Female Unemployed59.26%

Homer Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Homer Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,729$50,534
Families$50,030$59,005
Married Families$56,591-
Non Families$19,917$26,248
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Income by Household Type

Homer Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Homer Married by Age and Sex

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Homer 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 20-34.

Homer Marital Status by Race

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Homer Marital Status

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58

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War6
First Gulf War4
Vietnam17
Korea12
World War II

Homer Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5415
55 to 645
65 to 7417
75+21

Homer Veterans by Age

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Homer Veterans by Race

Homer Veterans by Education

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6.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Homer Veterans by Education

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66.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Homer Employment by Age

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Homer Employment by Race

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Homer 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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86.52%

Born in Homer

99.29%

Native Born

0.71%

Foreign Born

0.71%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.29% of Homer residents were born in the United States, with 86.52% having been born in Michigan. 0.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Homer Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,6680.00%
20111,659-9-0.54%
20121,650-9-0.54%
20131,641-9-0.55%
20141,632-9-0.55%
20151,623-9-0.55%
20161,614-9-0.55%
20171,605-9-0.56%
20181,596-9-0.56%
20191,587-9-0.56%
20201,575-12-0.76%
20211,566-9-0.57%
20221,557-9-0.57%

Homer Population by Year