Manistee, Michigan Population 2020

6,234

Manistee is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 6,234, it is the 131st largest city in Michigan and the 4205th largest city in the United States. Manistee is currently growing at a rate of 0.96% annually and its population has increased by 0.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,226 in 2010. Manistee reached it's highest population of 14,260 in 1900. Spanning over 5 miles, Manistee has a population density of 1,901 people per square mile.

The average household income in Manistee is $51,091 with a poverty rate of 15.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $105,400. The median age in Manistee is 43.4 years, 46.1 years for males, and 41.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.4 males.

Manistee Demographics

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

  • White: 90.92%
  • Two or more races: 5.70%
  • Native American: 2.01%
  • Other race: 0.58%
  • Asian: 0.56%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
The current population of Manistee, Michigan is 6,234, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,116.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,226.

Manistee, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,52090.92%
Two or More Races3465.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native1222.01%
Some Other Race350.58%
Asian340.56%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.23%

Manistee Population Pyramid 2020

Manistee Median Age

43.4


Total

46.1


Male

41.3


Female

Manistee Adults

There are 4,821 adults, (1,243 of whom are seniors) in Manistee.

Manistee Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Manistee Sex Ratio

Female

3,223

53.09%

Male

2,848

46.91%

Manistee Households and Families

Manistee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Manistee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
Male66.4%33.6%
All64%36%
Female53.3%46.7%
Non Family50.2%49.8%

64.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6842.2564
Non Family1,2481.1250.2
Married1,029383.1
Female2553.9553.3
Male1523.6666.4

3.09

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Manistee Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade350.80%
9th to 12th Grade1914.35%
High School Graduate1,34630.65%
Some College1,01823.18%
Associates Degree68815.66%
Bachelors Degree70516.05%
Graduate Degree4099.31%

Manistee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0493,8531,080
Multiple Races15714030
Native American9898
Hispanic5643
Asian18184
Islander1414
Other Race5

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 white people with a rate of 26.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,512$31,044$24,353
Less Than High School$22,750$30,556$
High School Grad$22,385$26,743$20,357
Some College$26,814$31,641$19,464
Bachelors Degree$32,201$50,652$31,875
Graduate Degree$53,661$77,750$47,250

$27,512

Average Earnings

$31,044

Average Male

$24,353

Average Female

Manistee Language

Manistee Language by Age

Manistee Language

95.35% of Manistee residents speak only English, while 4.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.25% of the population.

Manistee Poverty

Manistee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,34378214.64%
Multiple31810934.28%
Hispanic200168.00%
Native12297.38%

15.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.70%

Male Poverty Rate

18.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Manistee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Manistee is Multiple, with 34.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Manistee is Native, with 7.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.70%.

Name Poverty
Some College19.28%
High School9.73%
Less Than High School8.85%
Bachelors or Greater5.39%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed11.03%
Male Unemployed8.18%
Male Employed6.08%

Manistee Income

Manistee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,141$51,091
Families$51,796$63,605
Married Families$63,319-
Non Families$24,896$34,808

Manistee Marital Status

Manistee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.4%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Manistee Married by Age and Sex

Manistee 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.

Manistee Marital Status by Race

Manistee Veterans

543

Number of Veterans

455

Male Veterans

88

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam248
First Gulf War83
World War II80
Korea53
Second Gulf War13
Age Group Veterans
75+197
65 to 74179
35 to 54100
55 to 6467
18 to 34

$Manistee Veterans by Education

4.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Manistee Employment Status

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Manistee 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

79.89%

Born in Michigan

98.90%

Native Born

1.10%

Foreign Born

0.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.90% of Manistee residents were born in the United States, with 79.89% having been born in Michigan. 0.64% 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
20206,234590.96%
20196,175590.96%
20186,116110.18%
20176,105590.98%
20166,046-23-0.38%
20156,069-15-0.25%
20146,084-25-0.41%
20136,109-59-0.96%
20126,168-43-0.69%
20116,211-7-0.11%
20106,218-368-0.57%
20006,586-148-0.22%
19906,734-931-1.29%
19807,665-58-0.08%
19707,723-601-0.75%
19608,324-318-0.37%
19508,642-52-0.06%
19408,6946160.74%
19308,078-1,616-1.81%
19209,694-2,687-2.42%
191012,381-1,879-1.40%
190014,2601,4481.08%
189012,8125,8826.34%
18806,9303,5877.56%
18703,3430.00%