Madison Heights, Michigan Population 2020

29,907

Madison Heights is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 29,907, it is the 36th largest city in Michigan and the 1290th largest city in the United States. Madison Heights is currently declining at a rate of -0.22% annually but its population has increased by 0.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,694 in 2010. Madison Heights reached it's highest population of 38,599 in 1970. Spanning over 7 miles, Madison Heights has a population density of 4,221 people per square mile.

The average household income in Madison Heights is $65,384 with a poverty rate of 17.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $923 per month, and the median house value is $110,500. The median age in Madison Heights is 37.3 years, 36.6 years for males, and 38.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.2 males.

Madison Heights Demographics

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

  • White: 81.80%
  • Black or African American: 9.50%
  • Asian: 4.59%
  • Two or more races: 2.80%
  • Other race: 0.90%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Madison Heights, Michigan is 29,907, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 30,039.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,694.

Madison Heights, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,72681.80%
Black or African American2,8729.50%
Asian1,3864.59%
Two or More Races8472.80%
Some Other Race2730.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native1220.40%

Madison Heights Population Pyramid 2020

Madison Heights Median Age

37.3


Total

36.6


Male

38.2


Female

Madison Heights Adults

There are 24,630 adults, (3,954 of whom are seniors) in Madison Heights.

Madison Heights Age Dependency

46.2

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Madison Heights Sex Ratio

Female

15,889

52.57%

Male

14,337

47.43%

Madison Heights Households and Families

Madison Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Madison Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.9%26.1%
All57%43%
Non Family47.3%52.8%
Female45.8%54.2%
Male45.7%54.3%

57.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,8162.3557
Non Family5,6001.247.3
Married4,8223.2273.9
Female1,8163.2645.8
Male5783.2845.7

3.15

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Madison Heights Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6087.44%
9th to 12th Grade1,4986.93%
High School Graduate6,81631.53%
Some College5,08223.51%
Associates Degree1,7117.91%
Bachelors Degree3,37115.59%
Graduate Degree1,5327.09%

Madison Heights Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,81415,2553,829
Black1,9141,680280
Asian1,028837516
Hispanic416343161
Multiple Races352303107
Other Race1246020
Native American999915

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,205$41,519$28,790
Less Than High School$21,358$33,163$19,067
High School Grad$26,686$35,645$17,271
Some College$36,583$43,345$30,193
Bachelors Degree$50,453$56,865$42,567
Graduate Degree$53,750$54,447$53,103

$36,205

Average Earnings

$41,519

Average Male

$28,790

Average Female

Madison Heights Language

Madison Heights Language by Age

Madison Heights Language

81.59% of Madison Heights residents speak only English, while 18.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 10.19% of the population.

Madison Heights Poverty

Madison Heights Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,2473,92816.20%
Black2,85982028.68%
Asian1,37821915.89%
Multiple84716119.01%
Native1227662.30%
Hispanic796151.88%

17.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.53%

Male Poverty Rate

19.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Madison Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Madison Heights is Native, with 62.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Madison Heights is Hispanic, with 1.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.91%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.67%
High School13.89%
Some College13.52%
Bachelors or Greater9.29%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.94%
Female Unemployed15.70%
Female Employed11.96%
Male Employed7.95%

Madison Heights Income

Madison Heights Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,350$65,384
Families$61,220$76,748
Married Families$76,667-
Non Families$32,409$47,802

Madison Heights Marital Status

Madison Heights Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Madison Heights Married by Age and Sex

Madison Heights Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Madison Heights Marital Status by Race

Madison Heights Veterans

1,565

Number of Veterans

1,488

Male Veterans

77

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam542
Second Gulf War227
Korea219
First Gulf War181
World War II61
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74414
75+383
35 to 54341
55 to 64263
18 to 34164
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3276.51%
Black2099.34%
2 or More295.75%

$Madison Heights Veterans by Education

7.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Madison Heights Employment Status

67.5%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Madison Heights 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

70.13%

Born in Michigan

83.44%

Native Born

16.56%

Foreign Born

9.44%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

83.44% of Madison Heights residents were born in the United States, with 70.13% having been born in Michigan. 9.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202029,907-66-0.22%
201929,973-66-0.22%
201830,039-151-0.50%
201730,190-66-0.22%
201630,256-5-0.02%
201530,261-106-0.35%
201430,367540.18%
201330,3131890.63%
201230,1242170.73%
201129,9071980.67%
201029,709-1,392-0.46%
200031,101-1,095-0.35%
199032,196-3,179-0.94%
198035,375-3,224-0.87%
197038,5995,2561.47%
196033,3430.00%