Whitmore Lake, Michigan Population 2020

6,771

Whitmore Lake is a city located in Michigan. Whitmore Lake has a 2020 population of 6,771. Whitmore Lake is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,423 in 2010. Whitmore Lake reached it's highest population of 6,988 in 2016.

The average household income in Whitmore Lake is $83,605 with a poverty rate of 6.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $981 per month, and the median house value is $167,900. The median age in Whitmore Lake is 36.3 years, 36.6 years for males, and 35.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.1 males.

Whitmore Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 97.00%
  • Two or more races: 1.48%
  • Asian: 1.24%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Black or African American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Whitmore Lake, Michigan is 6,771, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,771.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,423.

Whitmore Lake, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,56897.00%
Two or More Races1001.48%
Asian841.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.18%
Black or African American70.10%

Whitmore Lake Population Pyramid 2020

Whitmore Lake Median Age

36.3


Total

36.6


Male

35.6


Female

Whitmore Lake Adults

There are 5,276 adults, (902 of whom are seniors) in Whitmore Lake.

Whitmore Lake Age Dependency

54.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Whitmore Lake Sex Ratio

Female

3,418

50.48%

Male

3,353

49.52%

Whitmore Lake Households and Families

Whitmore Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Whitmore Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.6%23.4%
All68.6%31.4%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
Female62.5%37.5%
Male47.2%52.8%

68.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7042.4868.6
Married1,2753.2376.6
Non Family9371.2364.7
Female2593.262.5
Male2332.6647.2

3.04

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Whitmore Lake Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade481.04%
9th to 12th Grade2074.47%
High School Graduate1,47231.81%
Some College1,21226.19%
Associates Degree49210.63%
Bachelors Degree83818.11%
Graduate Degree3597.76%

Whitmore Lake Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,4804,2251,153
Asian646415
Multiple Races444429
Hispanic2222
Native American1212
Black66

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 multiple races people with a rate of 65.91%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,028$46,534$22,405
Less Than High School$32,911$33,054$
High School Grad$28,382$43,983$21,061
Some College$36,453$46,654$14,988
Bachelors Degree$48,319$55,375$39,167
Graduate Degree$75,417$94,135$60,909

$37,028

Average Earnings

$46,534

Average Male

$22,405

Average Female

Whitmore Lake Language

Whitmore Lake Language by Age

Whitmore Lake Language

97.01% of Whitmore Lake residents speak only English, while 2.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.37% of the population.

Whitmore Lake Poverty

Whitmore Lake Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,3644527.10%
Asian84910.71%
Black7457.14%

6.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.50%

Male Poverty Rate

9.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Whitmore Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Whitmore Lake is Black, with 57.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Whitmore Lake is White, with 7.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.30%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.06%
High School6.63%
Some College4.75%
Bachelors or Greater4.47%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.00%
Female Unemployed2.13%
Male Employed2.11%
Female Employed2.10%

Whitmore Lake Income

Whitmore Lake Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,745$83,605
Families$73,253$81,328
Married Families$89,511-
Non Families$38,616$84,882

Whitmore Lake Marital Status

Whitmore Lake Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Whitmore Lake Married by Age and Sex

Whitmore Lake 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.

Whitmore Lake Marital Status by Race

Whitmore Lake Veterans

449

Number of Veterans

399

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam180
First Gulf War123
Second Gulf War27
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54185
65 to 74158
55 to 6457
18 to 3427
75+22

$Whitmore Lake Veterans by Education

11.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Whitmore Lake Employment Status

66.9%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Whitmore Lake 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

80.98%

Born in Michigan

96.31%

Native Born

3.69%

Foreign Born

2.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.31% of Whitmore Lake residents were born in the United States, with 80.98% having been born in Michigan. 2.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,7710.00%
20196,7710.00%
20186,771-105-1.53%
20176,876-112-1.60%
20166,9883355.04%
20156,6532734.28%
20146,380220.35%
20136,358590.94%
20126,299-278-4.23%
20116,5771542.40%
20106,4230.00%