Indian River, Michigan Population 2024

2,133

Indian River is a city located in Cheboygan County and Emmet County Michigan. Indian River has a 2024 population of 2,133. Indian River is currently growing at a rate of 1.38% annually and its population has increased by 5.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,019 in 2020.

The average household income in Indian River is $84,344 with a poverty rate of 14.5%. The median age in Indian River is 59.1 years: 53.7 years for males, and 62.3 years for females.

Indian River Demographics

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

  • White: 92.53%
  • Two or more races: 6.7%
  • Native American: 0.77%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
12.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
165.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
5.65% (114)
The current population of Indian River, Michigan is 2,133 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,019.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,92192.53%
Two or more races1396.7%
Native American160.77%
Black or African American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Indian River Population by Race

Indian River Population Pyramid 2024

Indian River Median Age

59.1

Total

53.7

Male

62.3

Female

Indian River Adults

There are 1,896 adults, (739 of whom are seniors) in Indian River.

Indian River Age Dependency

79.4

Age Dependency Ratio

63.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Indian River Sex Ratio

Female1,02549.37%
Male1,05150.63%

Indian River Population by Age

Indian River Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,0132.0580.219.8
Non Family5021.4174.725.3
Married4492.7597.32.7
Female622.150100
Male0000

2.67

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Indian River Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade26915.4%
Associates Degree935.32%
Bachelors Degree25514.6%
Graduate Degree36921.12%
High School Graduate47126.96%
Less Than 9th Grade00%
Some College29016.6%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Indian River Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Indian River Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1,6801,411593
2+ Races676731

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 46.27%.

Indian River Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$57,375$110,875$0
Graduate Degree$58,830$0$58,165
High School Graduate$36,100$45,958$14,338
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$39,375$44,412$33,598
Some College$29,926$0$0

$39,375

Average Earnings

$44,412

Average Male

$33,598

Average Female

Indian River Earnings by Educational Attainment

Indian River Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Indian River Language

97.71% of Indian River residents speak only English, while 2.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.85% of the population.

Indian River Language

Indian River Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,92128114.63%
Multiple1392014.39%

14.5%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.42%

Male Poverty Rate

17.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Indian River

The race most likely to be in poverty in Indian River is White, with 14.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Indian River is Multiple, with 14.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.49%.

Indian River Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.32%
High School16.14%
Bachelors or Greater6.41%
Some College5.22%

Indian River Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed22.42%
Female Employed21.02%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Indian River Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Indian River Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$85,375$111,841
Households$57,148$84,344
Married Families$93,750$-999,999,999
Non Families$36,630$56,354

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Indian River Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Indian River Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Indian River 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 45-54.

Indian River Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Indian River Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

134

Number of Veterans

134

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam51
Second Gulf War9
First Gulf War9
Korea0
World War II0

Indian River Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
75+66
65 to 7436
55 to 6423
35 to 549
18 to 340

Indian River Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White1347.33%

Indian River Veterans by Race

Indian River Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Indian River Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

51.2%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Indian River Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Indian River Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Indian River Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

84.54%

Born in Indian River

98.7%

Native Born

1.3%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

1.3%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.7% of Indian River residents were born in the United States, with 84.54% having been born in Michigan. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Indian River Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20242,133291.38%
20232,104281.35%
20222,076-52-2.44%
20212,1281095.4%
20202,0191367.22%
20191,88340.21%
20181,87990.48%
20171,8701689.87%
20161,702-69-3.9%
20151,771-206-10.42%
20141,9771327.15%
20131,845221.21%
20121,823-20-1.09%
20111,843-116-5.92%
20101,95900%

Indian River Population by Year