Marquette, Michigan Population 2022

22,048
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Marquette is a city located in Marquette County Michigan. Marquette has a 2020 population of 22,048. It is also the county seat of Marquette County. Marquette is currently growing at a rate of 1.62% annually and its population has increased by 3.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,356 in 2010.

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 $820 per month, and the median house value is $180,100. 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 22,048 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,048.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,356.

Marquette, Michigan Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201067,0780.00%
201167,4553770.56%
201267,8263710.55%
201367,773-53-0.08%
201467,771-2-0.00%
201567,326-445-0.66%
201666,532-794-1.19%
201766,493-39-0.06%
201866,381-112-0.17%
201966,6993180.48%
202067,0173180.47%
202167,3353180.47%

Marquette Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,93391.77%
Black or African American6673.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native880.43%
Asian1020.49%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.12%
Some Other Race610.30%
Two or More Races7553.66%
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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

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
Male49.7%50.3%
All47.3%52.7%
Female44.6%55.4%
Non Family26.1%73.9%

47.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marquette Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1822.1447.3
Married2,6132.6485
Male3043.4649.7
Female6982.8744.6
Non Family4,5671.6626.1

2.64

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

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Marquette Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1991.70%
9th to 12th Grade3442.94%
High School Graduate2,49321.30%
Some College2,06017.60%
Associates Degree1,0609.06%
Bachelors Degree3,79932.46%
Graduate Degree1,75014.95%
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Marquette Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Marquette Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian675145
White10,56810,2185,257
2+ Races358355160
Native American544517
Hispanic26521176
Islander21214
Black4743549

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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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,481$33,500$29,137
Less Than 9th Grade$18,125$24,125$9,167
High School Graduate$24,163$26,042$18,170
Some College$27,255$26,591$28,000
Bachelors Degree$32,155$39,543$27,621
Graduate Degree$57,870$73,750$46,354

$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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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic42017240.95%
Black2257935.11%
Asian832631.33%
White16,3374,22325.85%
Native852124.71%
Other52NaN%
Multiple64710215.77%

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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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade47.96%
High School22.03%
Some College10.44%
Bachelors or Greater7.44%

Marquette Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed17.68%
Male Unemployed35.88%
Female Employed26.07%
Female Unemployed60.38%

Marquette Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Marquette Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,746$62,310
Families$68,899$86,583
Married Families$78,542-
Non Families$28,433$40,968
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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

War Veterans
Second Gulf War131
First Gulf War218
Vietnam488
Korea95
World War II81

Marquette Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3470
35 to 54186
55 to 64160
65 to 74401
75+344

Marquette Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0676.34%
Black8413.23%
2+ Races101.71%

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
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18704,0000.00%
18804,6906901.60%
18909,0934,4036.84%
190010,0589651.01%
191011,5031,4451.35%
192012,7181,2151.01%
193014,7892,0711.52%
194015,9281,1390.74%
195017,2021,2740.77%
196019,8242,6221.43%
197021,9672,1431.03%
198023,2881,3210.59%
199021,977-1,311-0.58%
200019,661-2,316-1.11%
201021,3561,6950.83%
201121,406500.23%
201221,5141080.50%
201321,488-26-0.12%
201421,484-4-0.02%
201521,296-188-0.88%
201620,558-738-3.47%
201720,627690.34%
201820,644170.08%
201920,9953511.70%
202021,3463511.67%
202121,6973511.64%
202222,0483511.62%

Marquette Population by Year