Otter Lake, Michigan Population 2024

355

Otter Lake is a city located in Genesee County, Lapeer County, and Tuscola County Michigan. Otter Lake has a 2024 population of 355. Otter Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -2.2% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 363 in 2020.

The average household income in Otter Lake is $55,049 with a poverty rate of 9.7%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Otter Lake is 55.2 years, 49.5 years for males, and 60.4 years for females.

Otter Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 98.89%
  • Two or more races: 1.11%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
0.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
470.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.2% (-8)
The current population of Otter Lake, Michigan is 355 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 363.

Otter Lake, Michigan Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White35798.89%
Two or more races41.11%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Otter Lake Population by Race

Otter Lake Population Pyramid 2024

Otter Lake Median Age

55.2

Total

49.5

Male

60.4

Female

Otter Lake Adults

There are 330 adults, (113 of whom are seniors) in Otter Lake.

Otter Lake Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

52.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Otter Lake Sex Ratio

Female18150.14%
Male18049.86%

Otter Lake Population by Age

Otter Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1792.0294.45.6
Non Family941.194.75.3
Married563.2591.18.9
Male162.561000
Female132.691000

2.94

Average Family Size

2.02

Average Household Size

94.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Otter Lake Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade82.74%
9th to 12th Grade268.9%
High School Graduate14248.63%
Some College6221.23%
Associates Degree248.22%
Bachelors Degree144.79%
Graduate Degree165.48%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Otter Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Otter Lake Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White28825430
2+ Races440

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.42%.

Otter Lake Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$36,875$44,063$27,917
Less Than 9th Grade$45,417$45,833$0
High School Graduate$0$0$0
Some College$40,000$43,750$30,000
Bachelors Degree$36,250$0$0
Graduate Degree$36,500$0$0

$36,875

Average Earnings

$44,063

Average Male

$27,917

Average Female

Otter Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Otter Lake Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Otter Lake Language

98.59% of Otter Lake residents speak only English, while 1.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.41% of the population.

Otter Lake Language

Otter Lake Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White355339.3%
Hispanic22100%

9.7%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.44%

Male Poverty Rate

4.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Otter Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Otter Lake is Hispanic, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Otter Lake is White, with 9.3% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.1%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.1%.

Otter Lake Poverty

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Rate
Poverty
High School13.38%
Bachelors or Greater13.33%
Less Than 9th Grade8.82%
Some College8.14%

Otter Lake Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed100%
Male Employed6.52%
Female Employed4.71%
Female Unemployed0%

Otter Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Otter Lake Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$41,563$55,049
Families$71,458$74,905
Married Families$81,250$-999,999,999
Non Families$33,966$36,057

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Otter Lake Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Otter Lake Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Otter Lake Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Otter Lake Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Otter Lake Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

42

Number of Veterans

42

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War6
Vietnam6
Korea6
World War II0

Otter Lake Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
55 to 6416
75+10
35 to 547
65 to 745
18 to 344

Otter Lake Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White4112.58%
2+ Races125%

Otter Lake Veterans by Race

Otter Lake Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.1%

Veteran Disability Rate

Otter Lake Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.5%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Otter Lake Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Otter Lake Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Otter Lake Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

89.75%

Born in Otter Lake

99.17%

Native Born

0.83%

Foreign Born

0.83%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.17% of Otter Lake residents were born in the United States, with 89.75% having been born in Michigan. 0.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Otter Lake Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029345-2-0.58%
2028347-2-0.57%
2027349-2-0.57%
2026351-2-0.57%
2025353-2-0.56%
2024355-2-0.56%
2023357-2-0.56%
2022359-2-0.55%
2021361-2-0.55%
2020363-14-3.71%
2019377-2-0.53%
2018379-4-1.04%
201738310.26%
2016382-4-1.04%
201538600%
2014386-2-0.52%
201338800%
201238810.26%
2011387-2-0.51%
201038900%

Otter Lake Population by Year