Petoskey, Michigan Population 2020

5,810

Petoskey is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 5,810, it is the 136th largest city in Michigan and the 4365th largest city in the United States. Petoskey is currently growing at a rate of 0.62% annually and its population has increased by 2.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,670 in 2010. Petoskey reached it's highest population of 6,468 in 1950. Spanning over 5 miles, Petoskey has a population density of 1,132 people per square mile.

The average household income in Petoskey is $67,015 with a poverty rate of 10.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $647 per month, and the median house value is $178,400. The median age in Petoskey is 45.1 years, 40.5 years for males, and 49.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.3 males.

Petoskey Demographics

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

  • White: 92.78%
  • Two or more races: 3.19%
  • Native American: 2.73%
  • Black or African American: 0.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.33%
  • Asian: 0.21%
  • Other race: 0.18%
The current population of Petoskey, Michigan is 5,810, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,738.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,670.

Petoskey, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,29592.78%
Two or More Races1823.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native1562.73%
Black or African American330.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.33%
Asian120.21%
Some Other Race100.18%

Petoskey Population Pyramid 2020

Petoskey Median Age

45.1


Total

40.5


Male

49.5


Female

Petoskey Adults

There are 4,727 adults, (1,172 of whom are seniors) in Petoskey.

Petoskey Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Petoskey Sex Ratio

Female

2,952

51.73%

Male

2,755

48.27%

Petoskey Households and Families

Petoskey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Petoskey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All55.6%44.4%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female28.8%71.2%
Male0%100%

55.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8981.8555.6
Non Family1,5121.1647.4
Married9102.6988
Female3262.5728.8
Male1502.110

2.51

Average Family Size

1.85

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Petoskey Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade340.79%
9th to 12th Grade2134.94%
High School Graduate85819.89%
Some College1,11225.78%
Associates Degree4219.76%
Bachelors Degree1,02323.71%
Graduate Degree65315.14%

Petoskey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9513,7511,611
Native American1421117
Multiple Races13413441
Hispanic524416
Black23151
Other Race104
Islander88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 40.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,124$30,840$28,308
Less Than High School$18,152$18,162$18,125
High School Grad$23,039$22,909$27,663
Some College$25,550$25,615$25,508
Bachelors Degree$52,824$57,500$39,167
Graduate Degree$50,954$37,078$77,019

$29,124

Average Earnings

$30,840

Average Male

$28,308

Average Female

Petoskey Language

Petoskey Language by Age

Petoskey Language

98.59% of Petoskey 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 0.65% of the population.

Petoskey Poverty

Petoskey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,9624689.43%
Hispanic1113834.23%
Multiple1731910.98%
Islander1919100.00%
Asian1212100.00%
Black55100.00%
Native15121.32%

10.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.66%

Male Poverty Rate

11.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Petoskey

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Petoskey is Native, with 1.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.89%
Some College16.97%
High School13.27%
Bachelors or Greater3.72%
Name Poverty
Female Employed8.71%
Male Employed5.33%
Female Unemployed4.55%
Male Unemployed3.23%

Petoskey Income

Petoskey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,903$67,015
Families$73,810$94,145
Married Families$90,735-
Non Families$31,852$40,444

Petoskey Marital Status

Petoskey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Petoskey Married by Age and Sex

Petoskey 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 45-54.

Petoskey Marital Status by Race

Petoskey Veterans

320

Number of Veterans

303

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam150
Second Gulf War38
First Gulf War34
World War II13
Korea12
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74129
75+94
55 to 6449
18 to 3426
35 to 5422
Name Veterans % of Total
White3087.06%
Indian106.80%
Black26.06%

$Petoskey Veterans by Education

13.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Petoskey Employment Status

66.1%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Petoskey 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

76.33%

Born in Michigan

98.13%

Native Born

1.87%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.13% of Petoskey residents were born in the United States, with 76.33% having been born in Michigan. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,810360.62%
20195,774360.63%
20185,738220.38%
20175,716360.63%
20165,680-16-0.28%
20155,696-12-0.21%
20145,7080.00%
20135,708200.35%
20125,68880.14%
20115,680160.28%
20105,664-416-0.71%
20006,080240.04%
19906,056-41-0.07%
19806,097-245-0.39%
19706,3422040.33%
19606,138-330-0.52%
19506,4684490.72%
19406,0192790.48%
19305,7406761.26%
19205,0642860.58%
19104,778-507-1.00%
19005,2852,4136.29%
18902,8720.00%