Mason, Michigan Population 2020

8,434

Mason is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 8,434, it is the 108th largest city in Michigan and the 3474th largest city in the United States. Mason is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually but its population has increased by 2.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,252 in 2010. Mason reached it's highest population of 8,485 in 2015. Spanning over 5 miles, Mason has a population density of 1,655 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mason is $74,023 with a poverty rate of 6.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $972 per month, and the median house value is $124,800. The median age in Mason is 37 years, 36.4 years for males, and 37.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.8 males.

Mason Demographics

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

  • White: 89.50%
  • Black or African American: 5.24%
  • Asian: 2.28%
  • Two or more races: 2.18%
  • Other race: 0.67%
  • Native American: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mason, Michigan is 8,434, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,458.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,252.

Mason, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,56089.50%
Black or African American4435.24%
Asian1932.28%
Two or More Races1842.18%
Some Other Race570.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.12%

Mason Population Pyramid 2020

Mason Median Age

37


Total

36.4


Male

37.9


Female

Mason Adults

There are 6,572 adults, (1,240 of whom are seniors) in Mason.

Mason Age Dependency

58.4

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mason Sex Ratio

Female

4,185

49.54%

Male

4,262

50.46%

Mason Households and Families

Mason Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mason Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.1%24.9%
All63.6%36.4%
Male62.4%37.6%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
Female44.4%55.6%

63.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2132.4563.6
Married1,5613.0575.1
Non Family1,0951.2853.7
Female3633.0444.4
Male1943.1562.4

2.95

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mason Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1182.03%
9th to 12th Grade2253.87%
High School Graduate1,53526.39%
Some College1,39624.00%
Associates Degree71412.27%
Bachelors Degree1,17820.25%
Graduate Degree65111.19%

Mason Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,1844,9551,702
Black28522732
Hispanic22019136
Asian956827
Multiple Races544432
Other Race484821
Native American1010

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 multiple races people with a rate of 59.26%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,158$41,972$36,368
Less Than High School$23,750$25,781$
High School Grad$29,787$30,724$28,173
Some College$35,000$37,794$30,294
Bachelors Degree$52,701$57,000$45,529
Graduate Degree$66,008$74,797$57,697

$39,158

Average Earnings

$41,972

Average Male

$36,368

Average Female

Mason Language

Mason Language by Age

Mason Language

94.30% of Mason residents speak only English, while 5.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.22% of the population.

Mason Poverty

Mason Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,0764346.13%
Black1847239.13%
Asian1934121.24%
Native22100.00%
Hispanic36410.27%

6.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.93%

Male Poverty Rate

7.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mason

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mason is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mason is Hispanic, with 0.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.44%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.66%
High School9.22%
Some College8.03%
Bachelors or Greater1.21%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.19%
Female Employed4.70%
Male Unemployed3.03%
Male Employed1.18%

Mason Income

Mason Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,661$74,023
Families$66,765$83,586
Married Families$80,030-
Non Families$44,922$50,636

Mason Marital Status

Mason Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Mason Married by Age and Sex

Mason 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 55-64.

Mason Marital Status by Race

Mason Veterans

608

Number of Veterans

567

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam159
First Gulf War92
Second Gulf War71
Korea51
World War II18
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54177
75+149
55 to 64141
65 to 7490
18 to 3451
Name Veterans % of Total
White60010.23%
Hispanic186.08%
Black82.18%

$Mason Veterans by Education

4.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mason Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Mason 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

80.81%

Born in Michigan

96.77%

Native Born

3.23%

Foreign Born

1.24%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.77% of Mason residents were born in the United States, with 80.81% having been born in Michigan. 1.24% 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
20208,434-12-0.14%
20198,446-12-0.14%
20188,458-12-0.14%
20178,470-12-0.14%
20168,482-3-0.04%
20158,4851021.22%
20148,383320.38%
20138,351390.47%
20128,312220.27%
20118,290300.36%
20108,2601,5462.09%
20006,714-54-0.08%
19906,7687491.18%
19806,0195510.96%
19705,4689461.92%
19604,5221,0082.55%
19503,5146472.06%
19402,8672921.08%
19302,5750.00%