Troy, Michigan Population 2020

84,470

Troy is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 84,470, it is the 10th largest city in Michigan and the 411th largest city in the United States. Troy is currently growing at a rate of 0.12% annually and its population has increased by 4.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 80,980 in 2010. Spanning over 34 miles, Troy has a population density of 2,526 people per square mile.

The average household income in Troy is $120,616 with a poverty rate of 4.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,161 per month, and the median house value is $286,600. The median age in Troy is 41.8 years, 40.1 years for males, and 43.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.0 males.

Troy Demographics

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

  • White: 67.94%
  • Asian: 24.65%
  • Black or African American: 3.82%
  • Two or more races: 2.70%
  • Other race: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%
The current population of Troy, Michigan is 84,470, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 84,272.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 80,980.

Troy, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White56,98867.94%
Asian20,67324.65%
Black or African American3,2033.82%
Two or More Races2,2642.70%
Some Other Race3560.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native3410.41%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander560.07%

Troy Population Pyramid 2020

Troy Median Age

41.8


Total

40.1


Male

43.3


Female

Troy Adults

There are 65,583 adults, (13,940 of whom are seniors) in Troy.

Troy Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Troy Sex Ratio

Female

41,936

49.99%

Male

41,945

50.01%

Troy Households and Families

Troy Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Troy Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All73.1%26.9%
Male70.9%29.1%
Female64.1%35.9%
Non Family50.1%49.9%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All31,3682.6673.1
Married19,7993.2384.1
Non Family8,5721.2150.1
Female1,9873.0364.1
Male1,0103.1170.9

3.18

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Troy Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4042.39%
9th to 12th Grade1,4872.53%
High School Graduate8,35014.20%
Some College8,74814.87%
Associates Degree3,9106.65%
Bachelors Degree17,90030.43%
Graduate Degree17,02228.94%

Troy Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White40,84838,72821,432
Asian13,57413,09011,342
Black2,1532,072967
Hispanic1,101979591
Multiple Races971871505
Other Race193193102
Native American15915934
Islander565656

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$65,770$84,015$45,491
Less Than High School$20,667$28,472$13,500
High School Grad$30,672$34,972$26,234
Some College$42,710$54,910$29,552
Bachelors Degree$68,627$83,416$47,976
Graduate Degree$93,677$108,506$73,303

$65,770

Average Earnings

$84,015

Average Male

$45,491

Average Female

Troy Language

Troy Language by Age

Troy Language

67.00% of Troy residents speak only English, while 33.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 14.44% of the population.

Troy Poverty

Troy Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55,4212,3954.32%
Asian20,6649224.46%
Black3,1942407.51%
Multiple2,2641797.91%
Hispanic1,852965.18%
Other35661.69%

4.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.88%

Male Poverty Rate

5.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Troy

The race most likely to be in poverty in Troy is Multiple, with 7.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Troy is Other, with 1.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.73%
High School9.46%
Some College6.58%
Bachelors or Greater1.59%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed12.45%
Male Unemployed8.06%
Female Employed2.15%
Male Employed1.57%

Troy Income

Troy Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$97,048$120,616
Families$115,473$138,444
Married Families$123,603-
Non Families$53,086$71,641

Troy Marital Status

Troy Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.8%

Male Marriage Rate

60.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Troy Married by Age and Sex

Troy Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Troy Marital Status by Race

Troy Veterans

2,782

Number of Veterans

2,679

Male Veterans

103

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,027
First Gulf War532
Korea342
World War II211
Second Gulf War176
Age Group Veterans
75+977
65 to 74894
35 to 54475
55 to 64310
18 to 34126
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4965.40%
Black1957.64%
Asian590.39%
Hispanic453.42%
2 or More241.99%
Indian84.62%

$Troy Veterans by Education

2.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Troy Employment Status

63.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Troy 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

58.03%

Born in Michigan

71.49%

Native Born

28.51%

Foreign Born

13.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

71.49% of Troy residents were born in the United States, with 58.03% having been born in Michigan. 13.56% 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
202084,470990.12%
201984,371990.12%
201884,272780.09%
201784,194990.12%
201684,0955950.71%
201583,500930.11%
201483,4073960.48%
201383,0117400.90%
201282,2716280.77%
201181,6436230.77%
201081,020610.01%
200080,9598,0751.06%
199072,8845,7820.83%
198067,10227,6835.46%
197039,41920,0377.36%
196019,3820.00%