Mason, Michigan Population 2022

8,289
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Mason is a city located in Ingham County Michigan. It is also the county seat of Ingham County. With a 2020 population of 8,289, it is the 123rd largest city in Michigan and the 4749th largest city in the United States. Mason is currently growing at a rate of 0.04% annually but its population has decreased by -1.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,441 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Mason has a population density of 1,627 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mason is $74,259 with a poverty rate of 7.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mason is 39 years, 38.4 years for males, and 40.3 years for females.

Mason Demographics

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

  • White: 88.89%
  • Black or African American: 4.62%
  • Asian: 3.01%
  • Two or more races: 2.43%
  • Other race: 0.90%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mason, Michigan is 8,289 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,441.

Mason, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

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Mason Population by Race

Mason Population Pyramid 2022

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Mason Median Age

38.8


Total

35.9


Male

42.2


Female

Mason Adults

There are 6,491 adults, (1,323 of whom are seniors) in Mason.

Mason Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mason Sex Ratio

Female

4,332

51.32%

Male

4,109

48.68%

Mason Population by Age

Mason Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mason Household Types

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mason Households and Families

3.02

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Mason Households by Type

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Mason Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mason Educational Attainment by Race

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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 42.45%.

Mason Educational Attainment by Race

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$45,029

Average Earnings

$49,980

Average Male

$42,083

Average Female

Mason Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mason Language by Age

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Mason Language

93.58% of Mason residents speak only English, while 6.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.64% of the population.

Mason Language

Mason Poverty by Race

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7.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.28%

Male Poverty Rate

9.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mason

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mason is Black, with 56.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mason is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.73%.

Mason Poverty

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Mason Poverty Rate by Education

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Mason Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mason Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Mason Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Mason Married by Age and Sex

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Mason 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.

Mason Marital Status by Race

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Mason Marital Status

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525

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Mason Veterans by War

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Mason Veterans by Age

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Mason Veterans by Race

Mason Veterans by Education

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6.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mason Veterans by Education

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62.6%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mason Employment by Age

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Mason Employment by Race

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Mason 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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82.28%

Born in Mason

95.36%

Native Born

4.64%

Foreign Born

1.13%

Non Citizen

3.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.36% of Mason residents were born in the United States, with 82.28% having been born in Michigan. 1.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Mason Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Mason Population by Year