Pleasant Ridge, Michigan Population 2021

2,393
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Pleasant Ridge is a city located in Oakland County Michigan. With a 2020 population of 2,393, it is the 224th largest city in Michigan and the 6976th largest city in the United States . Pleasant Ridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.66% annually and its population has decreased by -5.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,526 in 2010. Pleasant Ridge reached it's highest population of 3,989 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Pleasant Ridge has a population density of 4,249 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pleasant Ridge is $158,783 with a poverty rate of 3.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,445 per month, and the median house value is $346,100. The median age in Pleasant Ridge is 46.5 years, 46 years for males, and 48.3 years for females.

Pleasant Ridge Demographics

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

  • White: 90.42%
  • Two or more races: 4.20%
  • Asian: 2.30%
  • Black or African American: 2.10%
  • Other race: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.25%
The current population of Pleasant Ridge, Michigan is 2,393 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,441.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,526.

Pleasant Ridge, Michigan Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,19890.42%
Two or More Races1024.20%
Asian562.30%
Black or African American512.10%
Some Other Race120.49%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.25%
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Pleasant Ridge Population by Race

Pleasant Ridge Population Pyramid $2021

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Pleasant Ridge Median Age

46.5


Total

46


Male

48.3


Female

Pleasant Ridge Adults

There are 1,947 adults, (445 of whom are seniors) in Pleasant Ridge.

Pleasant Ridge Age Dependency

61.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pleasant Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

1,215

49.98%

Male

1,216

50.02%

Pleasant Ridge Population by Age

Pleasant Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pleasant Ridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married99%1%
All95.1%4.9%
Non Family89.4%10.6%
Female76%24%

95.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pleasant Ridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0712.2795.1
Married6132.9299
Non Family3871.2189.4
Male462.43100
Female252.476

2.86

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Pleasant Ridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade100.54%
9th to 12th Grade50.27%
High School Graduate904.84%
Some College24213.00%
Associates Degree1045.59%
Bachelors Degree74740.14%
Graduate Degree66335.63%
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Pleasant Ridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pleasant Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,7081,6931,319
2+ Races555533
Hispanic414116
Black353520
Asian353528

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 80.00%.

Pleasant Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$77,600$99,250$63,938
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$33,542
Some College$57,639$58,750$56,667
Bachelors Degree$81,875$106,311$58,500
Graduate Degree$96,375$116,477$79,000

$77,600

Average Earnings

$99,250

Average Male

$63,938

Average Female

Pleasant Ridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pleasant Ridge Language by Age

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Pleasant Ridge Language

93.35% of Pleasant Ridge residents speak only English, while 6.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.67% of the population.

Pleasant Ridge Language

Pleasant Ridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,165642.96%
Multiple1022423.53%
Hispanic54712.96%
Other12758.33%

3.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.21%

Male Poverty Rate

4.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pleasant Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Ridge is Other, with 58.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Ridge is White, with 2.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.07%.

Pleasant Ridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College7.80%
Bachelors or Greater2.84%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Pleasant Ridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Unemployed23.53%
Female Employed0.99%
Male Employed0.85%

Pleasant Ridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pleasant Ridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$122,813$158,783
Families$155,750$186,151
Married Families$167,708-
Non Families$98,250$110,411
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Income by Household Type

Pleasant Ridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.9%

Male Marriage Rate

64.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Pleasant Ridge Married by Age and Sex

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Pleasant Ridge 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 35-44.

Pleasant Ridge Marital Status by Race

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Pleasant Ridge Marital Status

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89

Number of Veterans

79

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam37
Korea19
World War II5
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Pleasant Ridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+50
65 to 7428
35 to 5411
55 to 64
18 to 34

Pleasant Ridge Veterans by Age

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Pleasant Ridge Veterans by Race

Pleasant Ridge Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pleasant Ridge Veterans by Education

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67.8%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pleasant Ridge Employment by Age

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Pleasant Ridge Employment by Race

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Pleasant Ridge 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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73.43%

Born in Pleasant Ridge

91.73%

Native Born

8.27%

Foreign Born

2.34%

Non Citizen

5.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.73% of Pleasant Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 73.43% having been born in Michigan. 2.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Pleasant Ridge Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,393-16-0.66%
20202,409-16-0.66%
20192,425-16-0.66%
20182,441-20-0.81%
20172,461-9-0.36%
20162,47040.16%
20152,466-6-0.24%
20142,472-4-0.16%
20132,47690.36%
20122,467120.49%
20112,455100.41%
20102,445-149-0.59%
20002,594-181-0.67%
19902,775-442-1.47%
19803,217-772-2.13%
19703,9891820.47%
19603,8072130.58%
19503,5942030.58%
19403,3915061.63%
19302,8850.00%

Pleasant Ridge Population by Year