Ypsilanti, Michigan Population 2022

20,890
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Ypsilanti is a city located in Washtenaw County Michigan. Ypsilanti has a 2020 population of 20,890. Ypsilanti is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually and its population has increased by 1.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,648 in 2010.

The average household income in Ypsilanti is $56,967 with a poverty rate of 29.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $872 per month, and the median house value is $155,000. The median age in Ypsilanti is 24.2 years, 24.6 years for males, and 23.8 years for females.

Ypsilanti Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ypsilantiwas:

  • White: 63.26%
  • Black or African American: 26.81%
  • Two or more races: 6.78%
  • Asian: 2.69%
  • Other race: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ypsilanti, Michigan is 20,890 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 20,648.

Ypsilanti, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,15463.26%
Black or African American5,57426.81%
Asian5592.69%
Some Other Race950.46%
Two or More Races1,4106.78%
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Ypsilanti Population by Race

Ypsilanti Population Pyramid 2022

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Ypsilanti Median Age

24.8


Total

25.6


Male

24.2


Female

Ypsilanti Adults

There are 17,657 adults, (1,626 of whom are seniors) in Ypsilanti.

Ypsilanti Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

10.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Ypsilanti Sex Ratio

Female

10,054

48.36%

Male

10,738

51.64%

Ypsilanti Population by Age

Ypsilanti Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ypsilanti Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.5%32.5%
All34.5%65.5%
Male33.3%66.7%
Female32.4%67.6%
Non Family24.4%75.6%

34.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ypsilanti Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0182.2234.5
Married1,6712.9467.5
Male2673.533.3
Female7903.7632.4
Non Family5,2901.724.4

3.15

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Ypsilanti Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2622.55%
9th to 12th Grade4714.59%
High School Graduate1,57115.31%
Some College2,77827.07%
Associates Degree6806.63%
Bachelors Degree2,21121.54%
Graduate Degree2,29122.32%
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Ypsilanti Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ypsilanti Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian286249204
Other Race272718
White6,4536,2283,460
Hispanic450377221
2+ Races609527210
Black2,6412,309550

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.33%.

Ypsilanti Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,760$32,406$33,655
Less Than 9th Grade$15,292$16,917$12,679
High School Graduate$30,087$32,813$23,102
Some College$30,116$30,244$28,807
Bachelors Degree$35,080$35,559$34,342
Graduate Degree$52,527$53,548$51,071

$32,760

Average Earnings

$32,406

Average Male

$33,655

Average Female

Ypsilanti Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ypsilanti Language by Age

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Ypsilanti Language

89.45% of Ypsilanti residents speak only English, while 10.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 3.58% of the population.

Ypsilanti Language

Ypsilanti Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian33314342.94%
Black4,9012,06742.18%
White10,7222,69825.16%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1,10225022.69%
Multiple1,28320015.59%

29.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.38%

Male Poverty Rate

32.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ypsilanti

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ypsilanti is Asian, with 42.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ypsilanti is Multiple, with 15.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.84%.

Ypsilanti Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade51.28%
High School28.75%
Some College20.58%
Bachelors or Greater11.19%

Ypsilanti Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed20.53%
Male Unemployed48.38%
Female Employed27.31%
Female Unemployed48.20%

Ypsilanti Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ypsilanti Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,028$55,933
Families$54,798$75,154
Married Families$89,125-
Non Families$33,866$44,983
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Income by Household Type

Ypsilanti Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

20.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

20.2%

Male Marriage Rate

20.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Ypsilanti Married by Age and Sex

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Ypsilanti 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 45-54.

Ypsilanti Marital Status by Race

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Ypsilanti Marital Status

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486

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War148
First Gulf War45
Vietnam144
Korea82
World War II16

Ypsilanti Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3490
35 to 54123
55 to 6460
65 to 7478
75+135

Ypsilanti Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3663.08%
Black972.34%
2+ Races232.33%
Hispanic111.26%

Ypsilanti Veterans by Race

Ypsilanti Veterans by Education

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24.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ypsilanti Veterans by Education

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69%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Ypsilanti Employment by Age

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Ypsilanti Employment by Race

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Ypsilanti Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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64.15%

Born in Ypsilanti

91.75%

Native Born

8.25%

Foreign Born

4.32%

Non Citizen

3.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.75% of Ypsilanti residents were born in the United States, with 64.15% having been born in Michigan. 4.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Ypsilanti Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18603,9550.00%
18705,4711,5163.30%
18804,984-487-0.93%
18906,1291,1452.09%
19007,3781,2491.87%
19106,230-1,148-1.68%
19207,4131,1831.75%
193010,1432,7303.19%
194012,1211,9781.80%
195018,3026,1814.21%
196020,9572,6551.36%
197029,5388,5813.49%
198024,031-5,507-2.04%
199024,8468150.33%
200022,362-2,484-1.05%
201019,435-2,927-1.39%
201119,5561210.62%
201219,6771210.62%
201319,7981210.61%
201419,9191210.61%
201520,0401210.61%
201620,1611210.60%
201720,2821210.60%
201820,4031210.60%
201920,5241210.59%
202020,6481240.60%
202120,7691210.59%
202220,8901210.58%

Ypsilanti Population by Year