Homer, Michigan Population 2020

1,641

Homer is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 1,641, it is the 283rd largest city in Michigan and the 8385th largest city in the United States. Homer is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,668 in 2010. Homer reached it's highest population of 1,666 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Homer has a population density of 1,176 people per square mile.

The average household income in Homer is $48,859 with a poverty rate of 20.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $635 per month, and the median house value is $77,800. The median age in Homer is 34.9 years, 33.6 years for males, and 36.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.9 males.

Homer Demographics

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

  • White: 93.16%
  • Two or more races: 5.45%
  • Native American: 1.11%
  • Black or African American: 0.28%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Homer, Michigan is 1,641, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,641.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,668.

Homer, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,67693.16%
Two or More Races985.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native201.11%
Black or African American50.28%

Homer Population Pyramid 2020

Homer Median Age

34.9


Total

33.6


Male

36.1


Female

Homer Adults

There are 1,277 adults, (218 of whom are seniors) in Homer.

Homer Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Homer Sex Ratio

Female

978

54.36%

Male

821

45.64%

Homer Households and Families

Homer Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Homer Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All58.2%41.8%
Female54%46%
Male35.7%64.3%
Non Family28.2%71.8%

58.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6962.5858.2
Married3043.3184.5
Non Family2271.1228.2
Female1373.254
Male283.5435.7

3.14

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Homer Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade272.40%
9th to 12th Grade595.25%
High School Graduate53147.28%
Some College21619.23%
Associates Degree13311.84%
Bachelors Degree12310.95%
Graduate Degree343.03%

Homer Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,039963152
Hispanic3229
Multiple Races32325
Native American2013

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 15.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,841$34,821$26,333
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$27,357$31,650$22,426
Some College$30,250$37,750$25,469
Bachelors Degree$44,861$51,250$39,821
Graduate Degree$48,250$58,438$37,500

$30,841

Average Earnings

$34,821

Average Male

$26,333

Average Female

Homer Language

Homer Language by Age

Homer Language

99.17% of Homer residents speak only English, while 0.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.

Homer Poverty

Homer Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,60131719.80%
Multiple984040.82%
Hispanic61813.11%
Native20420.00%

20.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.89%

Male Poverty Rate

24.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Homer

The race most likely to be in poverty in Homer is Multiple, with 40.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Homer is Hispanic, with 13.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.86%
High School19.21%
Some College14.33%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed68.75%
Female Unemployed42.86%
Female Employed15.75%
Male Employed10.76%

Homer Income

Homer Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,226$48,859
Families$50,393$58,121
Married Families$56,029-
Non Families$21,023$26,550

Homer Marital Status

Homer Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Homer Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Homer Marital Status by Race

Homer Veterans

79

Number of Veterans

79

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam27
Korea12
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War4
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7424
75+23
55 to 6415
35 to 5413
18 to 344

$Homer Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Homer Employment Status

62%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Homer 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

86.55%

Born in Michigan

99.17%

Native Born

0.83%

Foreign Born

0.83%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.17% of Homer residents were born in the United States, with 86.55% having been born in Michigan. 0.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,6410.00%
20191,6410.00%
20181,641-1-0.06%
20171,6420.00%
20161,64210.06%
20151,641-7-0.42%
20141,648-1-0.06%
20131,6490.00%
20121,649-7-0.42%
20111,656-10-0.60%
20101,6660.00%