Temperance is a city located in Monroe County Michigan. Temperance has a 2020 population of 9,322. Temperance is currently growing at a rate of 0.72% annually and its population has increased by 1.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,188 in 2010.
The average household income in Temperance is $81,108 with a poverty rate of 9.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $874 per month, and the median house value is $171,000. The median age in Temperance is 48.3 years, 46.6 years for males, and 48.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Temperancewas:
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 57.14%.
97.14% of Temperance residents speak only English, while 2.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Temperance is White, with 9.49% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Temperance is Hispanic, with 12.27% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.75%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Temperance
98.09% of Temperance residents were born in the United States, with 26.37% having been born in Michigan. 1.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.