Pleasant Ridge, Michigan Population 2020

2,445

Pleasant Ridge is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 2,445, it is the 222nd largest city in Michigan and the 6902nd largest city in the United States. Pleasant Ridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.37% annually and its population has decreased by -3.21% 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 4,341 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pleasant Ridge is $149,923 with a poverty rate of 3.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,336 per month, and the median house value is $332,900. The median age in Pleasant Ridge is 46.6 years, 45.3 years for males, and 48.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.3 males.

Pleasant Ridge Demographics

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

  • White: 89.49%
  • Two or more races: 4.31%
  • Asian: 2.13%
  • Black or African American: 2.05%
  • Other race: 1.47%
  • Native American: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.25%
The current population of Pleasant Ridge, Michigan is 2,445, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,463.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,526.

Pleasant Ridge, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,13889.49%
Two or More Races1034.31%
Asian512.13%
Black or African American492.05%
Some Other Race351.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.25%

Pleasant Ridge Population Pyramid 2020

Pleasant Ridge Median Age

46.6


Total

45.3


Male

48.5


Female

Pleasant Ridge Adults

There are 1,903 adults, (421 of whom are seniors) in Pleasant Ridge.

Pleasant Ridge Age Dependency

61.2

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Pleasant Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

1,205

50.44%

Male

1,184

49.56%

Pleasant Ridge Households and Families

Pleasant Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pleasant Ridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married98.9%1.1%
All95.8%4.2%
Non Family92.7%7.3%
Female75%25%

95.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0352.3195.8
Married5563.0298.9
Non Family4111.3292.7
Male402.5100
Female282.575

2.95

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

5.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pleasant Ridge Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade241.31%
9th to 12th Grade90.49%
High School Graduate985.34%
Some College28315.42%
Associates Degree1156.27%
Bachelors Degree70838.58%
Graduate Degree59832.59%

Pleasant Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6921,6641,221
Multiple Races484827
Hispanic383316
Asian353528
Black333319
Other Race666

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$73,086$88,819$59,706
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$33,750
Some College$54,676$61,042$53,382
Bachelors Degree$74,667$93,250$53,523
Graduate Degree$102,000$113,125$78,875

$73,086

Average Earnings

$88,819

Average Male

$59,706

Average Female

Pleasant Ridge Language

Pleasant Ridge Language by Age

Pleasant Ridge Language

92.93% of Pleasant Ridge residents speak only English, while 7.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.68% of the population.

Pleasant Ridge Poverty

Pleasant Ridge Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,117663.12%
Multiple1032322.33%
Hispanic6768.96%
Other35617.14%

3.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.38%

Male Poverty Rate

4.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pleasant Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Ridge is Multiple, with 22.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Ridge is White, with 3.12% 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 5.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.21%
Some College9.05%
Bachelors or Greater2.22%
High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.00%
Male Unemployed20.00%
Female Employed1.42%
Male Employed0.88%

Pleasant Ridge Income

Pleasant Ridge Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$116,583$149,923
Families$144,375$173,442
Married Families$154,318-
Non Families$102,639$114,216

Pleasant Ridge Marital Status

Pleasant Ridge Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

58.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Pleasant Ridge Married by Age and Sex

Pleasant Ridge 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 35-44.

Pleasant Ridge Marital Status by Race

Pleasant Ridge Veterans

111

Number of Veterans

97

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam51
Korea20
First Gulf War10
World War II5
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+48
65 to 7442
35 to 5421
55 to 64
18 to 34

$Pleasant Ridge Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pleasant Ridge Employment Status

70%

Labor Force Participation

67.9%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Pleasant Ridge 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

74.38%

Born in Michigan

92.13%

Native Born

7.87%

Foreign Born

2.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.13% of Pleasant Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 74.38% having been born in Michigan. 2.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,445-9-0.37%
20192,454-9-0.37%
20182,463-16-0.65%
20172,479-9-0.36%
20162,48840.16%
20152,484-9-0.36%
20142,49330.12%
20132,490110.44%
20122,479180.73%
20112,461140.57%
20102,447-147-0.58%
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%