Niles, Michigan Population 2020

11,046

Niles is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 11,046, it is the 80th largest city in Michigan and the 2884th largest city in the United States. Niles is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually and its population has decreased by -4.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,600 in 2010. Niles reached it's highest population of 13,842 in 1960. Spanning over 6 miles, Niles has a population density of 1,906 people per square mile.

The average household income in Niles is $45,366 with a poverty rate of 30.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $619 per month, and the median house value is $83,800. The median age in Niles is 35.1 years, 32.4 years for males, and 35.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.9 males.

Niles Demographics

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

  • White: 80.37%
  • Black or African American: 11.37%
  • Two or more races: 5.95%
  • Asian: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.70%
  • Other race: 0.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Niles, Michigan is 11,046, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,158.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,600.

Niles, Michigan Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020153,699-221-0.14%
2019153,920-221-0.14%
2018154,141-221-0.14%
2017154,362-111-0.07%
2016154,473-598-0.39%
2015155,071-918-0.59%
2014155,989-149-0.10%
2013156,138-488-0.31%
2012156,626-249-0.16%
2011156,8751330.08%
2010156,7420.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,05480.37%
Black or African American1,28111.37%
Two or More Races6705.95%
Asian1161.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native790.70%
Some Other Race650.58%

Niles Population Pyramid 2020

Niles Median Age

35.1


Total

32.4


Male

35.8


Female

Niles Adults

There are 8,299 adults, (1,715 of whom are seniors) in Niles.

Niles Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Niles Sex Ratio

Female

5,995

53.22%

Male

5,270

46.78%

Niles Households and Families

Niles Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Niles Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male76.8%23.2%
Married72.7%27.3%
All48.7%51.3%
Non Family38.1%61.9%
Female27.7%72.3%

48.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6702.3648.7
Non Family1,9961.2638.1
Married1,5263.3772.7
Female9712.9927.7
Male1772.6976.8

3.06

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

10.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Niles Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2783.96%
9th to 12th Grade77511.05%
High School Graduate2,51335.82%
Some College1,80625.74%
Associates Degree6499.25%
Bachelors Degree6529.29%
Graduate Degree3434.89%

Niles Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,6404,839826
Black87770262
Hispanic26119865
Multiple Races12711338
Asian757536
Native American6060
Other Race51349

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 48.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,734$32,429$26,135
Less Than High School$18,594$30,000$10,500
High School Grad$26,492$31,841$17,268
Some College$31,721$31,573$31,990
Bachelors Degree$32,095$42,292$30,727
Graduate Degree$52,311$75,536$48,864

$30,734

Average Earnings

$32,429

Average Male

$26,135

Average Female

Niles Language

Niles Language by Age

Niles Language

97.37% of Niles residents speak only English, while 2.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.51% of the population.

Niles Poverty

Niles Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,4772,32427.42%
Black1,25150840.61%
Multiple64834953.86%
Hispanic56310618.83%
Asian1163025.86%

30.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.90%

Male Poverty Rate

34.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Niles

The race most likely to be in poverty in Niles is Multiple, with 53.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Niles is Hispanic, with 18.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.58%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School46.04%
High School20.50%
Some College20.27%
Bachelors or Greater7.32%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed71.57%
Female Unemployed70.10%
Female Employed22.85%
Male Employed13.74%

Niles Income

Niles Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,953$45,366
Families$41,075$51,456
Married Families$55,268-
Non Families$24,684$33,690

Niles Marital Status

Niles Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.6%

Male Marriage Rate

34.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Niles Married by Age and Sex

Niles Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Niles Marital Status by Race

Niles Veterans

795

Number of Veterans

745

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam272
First Gulf War116
World War II94
Second Gulf War81
Korea29
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74224
55 to 64185
75+177
35 to 54176
18 to 3433
Name Veterans % of Total
White71210.38%
Black777.53%
Hispanic82.41%
2 or More63.06%

$Niles Veterans by Education

13.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Niles Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Niles 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

59.41%

Born in Michigan

97.41%

Native Born

2.59%

Foreign Born

2.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.41% of Niles residents were born in the United States, with 59.41% having been born in Michigan. 2.08% 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
202011,046-56-0.50%
201911,102-56-0.50%
201811,158-53-0.47%
201711,211-56-0.50%
201611,267-71-0.63%
201511,338-93-0.81%
201411,431-36-0.31%
201311,467-59-0.51%
201211,526-45-0.39%
201111,571-16-0.14%
201011,587-617-0.52%
200012,204-254-0.21%
199012,458-657-0.51%
198013,1151270.10%
197012,988-854-0.63%
196013,8426970.52%
195013,1451,8171.50%
194011,32820.00%
193011,3264,0154.47%
19207,3112,1553.55%
19105,1568691.86%
19004,287900.21%
18904,1970.00%
18804,197-433-0.98%
18704,6300.00%