Pentwater, Michigan Population 2022

896
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Pentwater is a city located in Oceana County Michigan. Pentwater has a 2020 population of 896. Pentwater is currently growing at a rate of 0.34% annually and its population has increased by 0.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 890 in 2010.

The average household income in Pentwater is $69,489 with a poverty rate of 9.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $633 per month, and the median house value is $248,700. The median age in Pentwater is 66.1 years, 66.8 years for males, and 65.3 years for females.

Pentwater Demographics

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

  • White: 99.87%
  • Two or more races: 0.13%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pentwater, Michigan is 896 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 890.

Pentwater, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White79699.87%
Two or More Races10.13%
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Pentwater Population by Race

Pentwater Population Pyramid 2022

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Pentwater Median Age

66.2


Total

66.4


Male

66


Female

Pentwater Adults

There are 732 adults, (431 of whom are seniors) in Pentwater.

Pentwater Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

143.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Pentwater Sex Ratio

Female

422

52.95%

Male

375

47.05%

Pentwater Population by Age

Pentwater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pentwater Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All77.9%22.1%
Non Family67.8%32.2%
Female28.6%71.4%
Male0%0%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pentwater Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All399277.9
Married2432.3890.1
Male00
Female352.628.6
Non Family1211.0567.8

2.36

Average Family Size

2

Average Household Size

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Pentwater Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade141.98%
9th to 12th Grade547.63%
High School Graduate14320.20%
Some College10514.83%
Associates Degree395.51%
Bachelors Degree23232.77%
Graduate Degree12117.09%
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Pentwater Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pentwater Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races111
White676620352
Hispanic3119

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Pentwater Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,670$23,250$15,625
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$11,250
Some College$24,722$59,167$22,778
Bachelors Degree$13,611$$
Graduate Degree$$$46,250

$22,670

Average Earnings

$23,250

Average Male

$15,625

Average Female

Pentwater Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pentwater Language by Age

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Pentwater Language

91.85% of Pentwater residents speak only English, while 8.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.75% of the population.

Pentwater Language

Pentwater Poverty by Race

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9.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.33%

Male Poverty Rate

9.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pentwater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pentwater is White, with 10.08% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.44%.

Pentwater Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.24%
High School19.58%
Some College6.25%
Bachelors or Greater6.23%

Pentwater Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed13.67%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed5.88%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pentwater Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pentwater Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,375$64,634
Families$67,931$77,621
Married Families$69,440-
Non Families$23,750$33,980
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Income by Household Type

Pentwater Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

68.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

75.1%

Male Marriage Rate

62.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Pentwater Married by Age and Sex

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Pentwater 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.

Pentwater Marital Status by Race

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Pentwater Marital Status

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97

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam53
Korea8
World War II6

Pentwater Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 6412
65 to 7445
75+40

Pentwater Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9713.27%
Hispanic1233.33%

Pentwater Veterans by Race

Pentwater Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pentwater Veterans by Education

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36.5%

Labor Force Participation

34.4%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pentwater Employment by Age

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Pentwater Employment by Race

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Pentwater 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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69.13%

Born in Pentwater

98.87%

Native Born

1.13%

Foreign Born

0.25%

Non Citizen

0.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.87% of Pentwater residents were born in the United States, with 69.13% having been born in Michigan. 0.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pentwater Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108570.00%
201186030.35%
201286330.35%
201386630.35%
201486930.35%
201587230.35%
201687530.34%
201787830.34%
201888130.34%
201988430.34%
202089060.68%
202189330.34%
202289630.34%

Pentwater Population by Year