Lowell, Michigan Population 2020

4,194

Lowell is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 4,194, it is the 167th largest city in Michigan and the 5258th largest city in the United States. Lowell is currently growing at a rate of 0.53% annually and its population has increased by 10.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,783 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Lowell has a population density of 1,456 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lowell is $70,200 with a poverty rate of 5.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $855 per month, and the median house value is $123,900. The median age in Lowell is 37.9 years, 35.8 years for males, and 38.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.1 males.

Lowell Demographics

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

  • White: 93.40%
  • Two or more races: 3.13%
  • Other race: 2.51%
  • Asian: 0.54%
  • Black or African American: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lowell, Michigan is 4,194, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,150.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,783.

Lowell, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,79293.40%
Two or More Races1273.13%
Some Other Race1022.51%
Asian220.54%
Black or African American170.42%

Lowell Population Pyramid 2020

Lowell Median Age

37.9


Total

35.8


Male

38.7


Female

Lowell Adults

There are 3,050 adults, (650 of whom are seniors) in Lowell.

Lowell Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lowell Sex Ratio

Female

2,170

53.45%

Male

1,890

46.55%

Lowell Households and Families

Lowell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lowell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.9%28.1%
Male67.6%32.4%
All63.4%36.6%
Female52%48%
Non Family51.1%48.9%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5082.663.4
Married8002.9771.9
Non Family3601.2351.1
Female2463.0552
Male1023.5567.6

2.89

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lowell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade582.02%
9th to 12th Grade1645.71%
High School Graduate93632.58%
Some College86930.25%
Associates Degree1996.93%
Bachelors Degree38113.26%
Graduate Degree2669.26%

Lowell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7142,536639
Hispanic9960
Other Race5024
Asian2222
Multiple Races21168
Black1717

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 multiple races people with a rate of 38.10%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,083$40,945$30,821
Less Than High School$29,615$30,114$
High School Grad$34,844$37,000$26,726
Some College$35,532$46,500$28,704
Bachelors Degree$36,250$65,234$25,764
Graduate Degree$65,192$53,500$65,750

$36,083

Average Earnings

$40,945

Average Male

$30,821

Average Female

Lowell Language

Lowell Language by Age

Lowell Language

97.18% of Lowell residents speak only English, while 2.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.82% of the population.

Lowell Poverty

Lowell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,5372065.82%
Multiple1182218.64%

5.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.90%

Male Poverty Rate

7.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lowell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lowell is Multiple, with 18.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lowell is White, with 5.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 1.87%.

Name Poverty
High School6.13%
Some College3.36%
Bachelors or Greater1.71%
Less Than High School0.51%
Name Poverty
Female Employed4.93%
Male Employed3.89%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Lowell Income

Lowell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,809$70,200
Families$69,932$76,738
Married Families$71,643-
Non Families$36,111$42,305

Lowell Marital Status

Lowell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lowell Married by Age and Sex

Lowell 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 45-54.

Lowell Marital Status by Race

Lowell Veterans

254

Number of Veterans

254

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam56
World War II51
Second Gulf War38
First Gulf War36
Korea18
Age Group Veterans
75+101
35 to 5465
65 to 7448
55 to 6421
18 to 3419
Name Veterans % of Total
White2508.52%
Black423.53%

$Lowell Veterans by Education

4.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lowell Employment Status

69.8%

Labor Force Participation

67.5%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lowell 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

87.86%

Born in Michigan

97.29%

Native Born

2.71%

Foreign Born

1.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.29% of Lowell residents were born in the United States, with 87.86% having been born in Michigan. 1.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,194220.53%
20194,172220.53%
20184,150541.32%
20174,096220.54%
20164,074661.65%
20154,008611.55%
20143,947541.39%
20133,893360.93%
20123,857421.10%
20113,815280.74%
20103,787-226-0.58%
20004,013300.08%
19903,9832760.72%
19803,7076391.91%
19703,0685231.89%
19602,5450.00%