Temperance, Michigan Population 2020

8,798

Temperance is a city located in Michigan. Temperance has a 2020 population of 8,798. Temperance is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 3.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,517 in 2010. Temperance reached it's highest population of 9,402 in 2014.

The average household income in Temperance is $84,207 with a poverty rate of 5.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $919 per month, and the median house value is $167,100. The median age in Temperance is 45.9 years, 44.7 years for males, and 48.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.2 males.

Temperance Demographics

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

  • White: 96.78%
  • Two or more races: 1.35%
  • Asian: 0.97%
  • Black or African American: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Temperance, Michigan is 8,798, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,798.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,517.

Temperance, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,51596.78%
Two or More Races1191.35%
Asian850.97%
Black or African American550.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native240.27%

Temperance Population Pyramid 2020

Temperance Median Age

45.9


Total

44.7


Male

48.1


Female

Temperance Adults

There are 7,046 adults, (1,628 of whom are seniors) in Temperance.

Temperance Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Temperance Sex Ratio

Female

4,531

51.50%

Male

4,267

48.50%

Temperance Households and Families

Temperance Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Temperance Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.3%3.7%
All83.2%16.8%
Male74.7%25.3%
Female64.7%35.3%
Non Family61.5%38.5%

83.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5432.4883.2
Married2,1233.0596.3
Non Family1,0351.2161.5
Female2072.6264.7
Male1782.9374.7

2.96

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Temperance Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade951.47%
9th to 12th Grade2303.56%
High School Graduate2,15433.38%
Some College1,39321.59%
Associates Degree72311.20%
Bachelors Degree1,26419.59%
Graduate Degree5949.21%

Temperance Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,1685,8611,798
Hispanic979716
Multiple Races7961
Black444437
Asian41417
Native American2424

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 black people with a rate of 84.09%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,332$55,853$39,028
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$50,059$55,846$26,552
Some College$41,480$42,210$40,776
Bachelors Degree$47,679$68,368$45,015
Graduate Degree$59,332$59,000$59,401

$46,332

Average Earnings

$55,853

Average Male

$39,028

Average Female

Temperance Language

Temperance Language by Age

Temperance Language

98.08% of Temperance residents speak only English, while 1.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.89% of the population.

Temperance Poverty

Temperance Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,3354445.33%
Asian8522.35%
Black5511.82%

5.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.62%

Male Poverty Rate

6.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Temperance

The race most likely to be in poverty in Temperance is White, with 5.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Temperance is Black, with 1.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.67%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.62%
High School5.90%
Some College2.46%
Bachelors or Greater1.61%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed4.00%
Female Employed3.37%
Male Employed1.87%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Temperance Income

Temperance Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,554$84,207
Families$89,597$100,333
Married Families$92,486-
Non Families$34,975$42,968

Temperance Marital Status

Temperance Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Temperance Married by Age and Sex

Temperance 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 45-54.

Temperance Marital Status by Race

Temperance Veterans

495

Number of Veterans

488

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam273
First Gulf War64
Second Gulf War51
Korea32
World War II10
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74227
75+101
35 to 5492
55 to 6454
18 to 3421
Name Veterans % of Total
White4897.17%
Hispanic1110.78%
Indian625.00%

$Temperance Veterans by Education

3.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Temperance Employment Status

60.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Temperance 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

27.34%

Born in Michigan

97.99%

Native Born

2.01%

Foreign Born

0.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.99% of Temperance residents were born in the United States, with 27.34% having been born in Michigan. 0.94% 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
20208,7980.00%
20198,7980.00%
20188,7981992.31%
20178,599-106-1.22%
20168,705-664-7.09%
20159,369-33-0.35%
20149,4027228.32%
20138,680-130-1.48%
20128,8102092.43%
20118,601840.99%
20108,5170.00%