Tecumseh, Michigan Population 2020

8,466

Tecumseh is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 8,466, it is the 107th largest city in Michigan and the 3465th largest city in the United States. Tecumseh is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually but its population has decreased by -0.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,521 in 2010. Tecumseh reached it's highest population of 8,574 in 2000. Spanning over 6 miles, Tecumseh has a population density of 1,499 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tecumseh is $70,421 with a poverty rate of 9.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $782 per month, and the median house value is $129,300. The median age in Tecumseh is 42.3 years, 40.9 years for males, and 42.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.1 males.

Tecumseh Demographics

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

  • White: 97.10%
  • Two or more races: 1.77%
  • Native American: 0.65%
  • Asian: 0.30%
  • Other race: 0.11%
  • Black or African American: 0.07%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tecumseh, Michigan is 8,466, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,390.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,521.

Tecumseh, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,10497.10%
Two or More Races1481.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native540.65%
Asian250.30%
Some Other Race90.11%
Black or African American60.07%

Tecumseh Population Pyramid 2020

Tecumseh Median Age

42.3


Total

40.9


Male

42.9


Female

Tecumseh Adults

There are 6,562 adults, (1,591 of whom are seniors) in Tecumseh.

Tecumseh Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Tecumseh Sex Ratio

Female

4,213

50.48%

Male

4,133

49.52%

Tecumseh Households and Families

Tecumseh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tecumseh Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
Male71.5%28.5%
All68.2%31.8%
Non Family51.3%48.7%
Female49%51%

68.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6302.2768.2
Married1,6992.8586.8
Non Family1,1931.1451.3
Female6082.7849
Male1302.7671.5

2.75

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tecumseh Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade400.68%
9th to 12th Grade3055.16%
High School Graduate1,93632.75%
Some College1,28621.75%
Associates Degree5749.71%
Bachelors Degree1,16119.64%
Graduate Degree61010.32%

Tecumseh Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,5785,2831,731
Hispanic26723028
Native American5441
Multiple Races4747
Asian242412
Other Race99
Black44

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 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,126$43,654$31,818
Less Than High School$32,770$45,577$11,786
High School Grad$27,639$32,813$22,225
Some College$34,390$37,321$31,157
Bachelors Degree$47,078$67,813$42,813
Graduate Degree$75,104$75,156$75,078

$37,126

Average Earnings

$43,654

Average Male

$31,818

Average Female

Tecumseh Language

Tecumseh Language by Age

Tecumseh Language

96.15% of Tecumseh residents speak only English, while 3.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Tecumseh Poverty

Tecumseh Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,6826017.82%
Hispanic3978822.17%
Multiple1486241.89%

9.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.67%

Male Poverty Rate

9.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tecumseh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tecumseh is Multiple, with 41.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tecumseh is White, with 7.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.78%.

Name Poverty
Some College10.87%
High School10.27%
Less Than High School9.06%
Bachelors or Greater2.10%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.63%
Female Unemployed19.61%
Female Employed7.31%
Male Employed3.21%

Tecumseh Income

Tecumseh Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,052$70,421
Families$65,502$82,672
Married Families$77,092-
Non Families$35,592$43,796

Tecumseh Marital Status

Tecumseh Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Tecumseh Married by Age and Sex

Tecumseh 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.

Tecumseh Marital Status by Race

Tecumseh Veterans

678

Number of Veterans

647

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam321
Korea94
First Gulf War74
Second Gulf War41
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74297
75+176
35 to 54127
55 to 6453
18 to 3425
Name Veterans % of Total
White67710.55%
Hispanic207.02%
Black116.67%

$Tecumseh Veterans by Education

10.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tecumseh Employment Status

62.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Tecumseh 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

80.16%

Born in Michigan

98.93%

Native Born

1.07%

Foreign Born

0.68%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.93% of Tecumseh residents were born in the United States, with 80.16% having been born in Michigan. 0.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,466380.45%
20198,428380.45%
20188,390210.25%
20178,369380.46%
20168,33130.04%
20158,328-22-0.26%
20148,350-5-0.06%
20138,355-11-0.13%
20128,366-37-0.44%
20118,403-54-0.64%
20108,457-117-0.14%
20008,5741,1121.40%
19907,4621420.19%
19807,3202000.28%
19707,120750.11%
19607,0453,0255.77%
19504,0201,0993.25%
19402,9210.00%