Marquette, Michigan Population 2022

20,483
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Marquette is a city located in Marquette County Michigan. It is also the county seat of Marquette County. With a 2020 population of 20,483, it is the 59th largest city in Michigan and the 2242nd largest city in the United States. Marquette is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually and its population has decreased by -0.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,631 in 2020. Spanning over 19 miles, Marquette has a population density of 1,807 people per square mile.

The average household income in Marquette is $62,745 with a poverty rate of 26.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Marquette is 28.6 years, 29.9 years for males, and 27.5 years for females.

Marquette Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Marquettewas:

  • White: 91.77%
  • Two or more races: 3.66%
  • Black or African American: 3.23%
  • Asian: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.43%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
The current population of Marquette, Michigan is 20,483 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 20,631.

Marquette, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

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Marquette Population by Race

Marquette Population Pyramid 2022

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Marquette Median Age

28.6


Total

29.2


Male

28.1


Female

Marquette Adults

There are 18,350 adults, (3,044 of whom are seniors) in Marquette.

Marquette Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Marquette Sex Ratio

Female

10,238

49.62%

Male

10,393

50.38%

Marquette Population by Age

Marquette Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Marquette Household Types

47.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marquette Households and Families

2.64

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

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Marquette Households by Type

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Marquette Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Marquette Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.16%.

Marquette Educational Attainment by Race

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$31,481

Average Earnings

$33,500

Average Male

$29,137

Average Female

Marquette Earnings by Educational Attainment

Marquette Language by Age

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Marquette Language

95.94% of Marquette residents speak only English, while 4.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.

Marquette Language

Marquette Poverty by Race

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26.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.32%

Male Poverty Rate

29.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marquette

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marquette is Hispanic, with 40.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marquette is Multiple, with 15.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.59%.

Marquette Poverty

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Marquette Poverty Rate by Education

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Marquette Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Marquette Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Marquette Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.6%

Male Marriage Rate

30.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Marquette Married by Age and Sex

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Marquette 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 45-54.

Marquette Marital Status by Race

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Marquette Marital Status

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1,161

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Marquette Veterans by War

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Marquette Veterans by Age

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Marquette Veterans by Race

Marquette Veterans by Education

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6.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marquette Veterans by Education

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62.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Marquette Employment by Age

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Marquette Employment by Race

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Marquette Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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72.11%

Born in Marquette

96.15%

Native Born

3.85%

Foreign Born

1.34%

Non Citizen

2.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.15% of Marquette residents were born in the United States, with 72.11% having been born in Michigan. 1.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Marquette Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Marquette Population by Year