Ithaca, Michigan Population 2020

2,743

Ithaca is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 2,743, it is the 211th largest city in Michigan and the 6520th largest city in the United States. Ithaca is currently declining at a rate of -0.62% annually and its population has decreased by -5.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,910 in 2010. Ithaca reached it's highest population of 3,098 in 2000. Spanning over 6 miles, Ithaca has a population density of 480 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ithaca is $55,170 with a poverty rate of 18.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $772 per month, and the median house value is $87,500. The median age in Ithaca is 36.7 years, 32.8 years for males, and 37.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 75.3 males.

Ithaca Demographics

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

  • White: 95.29%
  • Native American: 2.00%
  • Two or more races: 1.68%
  • Black or African American: 0.57%
  • Other race: 0.46%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ithaca, Michigan is 2,743, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,777.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,910.

Ithaca, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,67395.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native562.00%
Two or More Races471.68%
Black or African American160.57%
Some Other Race130.46%

Ithaca Population Pyramid 2020

Ithaca Median Age

36.7


Total

32.8


Male

37.8


Female

Ithaca Adults

There are 2,019 adults, (444 of whom are seniors) in Ithaca.

Ithaca Age Dependency

78.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ithaca Sex Ratio

Female

1,600

57.04%

Male

1,205

42.96%

Ithaca Households and Families

Ithaca Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ithaca Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
All65.9%34.1%
Non Family50%50%
Female46.5%53.5%
Male0%100%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0792.565.9
Married5673.0782.5
Non Family3261.2450
Female1722.9446.5
Male143.710

3

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ithaca Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade904.81%
9th to 12th Grade713.79%
High School Graduate60232.14%
Some College54929.31%
Associates Degree23412.49%
Bachelors Degree19910.62%
Graduate Degree1286.83%

Ithaca Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6981,553327
Hispanic139124
Multiple Races4443
Native American2310
Other Race1311
Black22

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 white people with a rate of 19.26%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,226$38,808$24,432
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$22,202$22,679$
Some College$27,234$49,750$25,433
Bachelors Degree$36,750$62,083$22,841
Graduate Degree$38,006$38,690$

$27,226

Average Earnings

$38,808

Average Male

$24,432

Average Female

Ithaca Language

Ithaca Language by Age

Ithaca Language

96.22% of Ithaca residents speak only English, while 3.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.35% of the population.

Ithaca Poverty

Ithaca Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,51344217.59%
Hispanic2066933.50%
Native5656100.00%
Black1313100.00%

18.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.64%

Male Poverty Rate

15.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ithaca

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ithaca is White, with 17.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.86%
Some College14.94%
High School13.62%
Bachelors or Greater10.40%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed28.57%
Male Employed16.94%
Female Employed15.07%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Ithaca Income

Ithaca Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,922$55,170
Families$55,491$63,045
Married Families$59,023-
Non Families$25,890$36,362

Ithaca Marital Status

Ithaca Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Ithaca Married by Age and Sex

Ithaca 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 35-44.

Ithaca Marital Status by Race

Ithaca Veterans

130

Number of Veterans

119

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War51
Vietnam43
First Gulf War23
Korea8
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5470
65 to 7433
75+17
55 to 6410
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1306.72%
Hispanic149.79%

$Ithaca Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ithaca Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

55.3%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ithaca 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

91.27%

Born in Michigan

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Ithaca residents were born in the United States, with 91.27% having been born in Michigan. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,743-17-0.62%
20192,760-17-0.61%
20182,777-21-0.75%
20172,798-17-0.60%
20162,815-15-0.53%
20152,830-14-0.49%
20142,844-22-0.77%
20132,866-11-0.38%
20122,877-19-0.66%
20112,896-20-0.69%
20102,916-182-0.60%
20003,098890.29%
19903,009590.20%
19802,9502010.71%
19702,7491380.52%
19602,6110.00%