Barry County, Michigan Population 2020

Barry County, Michigan's estimated population is 62,213 with a growth rate of 0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Barry County, Michigan is the 32nd largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202062,2135280.86%
201961,6855280.86%
201861,1575280.87%
201760,6298391.40%
201659,7903750.63%
201559,4151220.21%
201459,2932070.35%
201359,086670.11%
201259,0191040.18%
201158,915-179-0.30%
201059,0949,03718.05%
199050,0574,2769.34%
198045,7817,61519.95%
197038,1666,42820.25%
196031,7385,55521.22%
195026,1833,57015.79%
194022,6131,6858.05%
193020,928-455-2.13%
192021,383-1,250-5.52%
191022,6331190.53%
190022,514-1,269-5.34%
189023,783-1,534-6.06%
188025,3173,11814.05%
187022,1998,34160.19%
186013,8588,786173.23%
18505,0723,994370.50%
18401,0780.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.86%
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Founded
April 29, 1829 (founded) 1839 (organized)[1]
County Seat

Barry County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57,80396.25%
Two or More Races1,0131.69%
Some Other Race4470.74%
Asian3330.55%
Black or African American2950.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native1630.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.00%

Barry County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Barry County, Michigan Median Age

42.6


Total

42.1


Male

43.2


Female

Barry County, Michigan Adults

There are 46,562 adults, (10,654 of whom are seniors) in Barry County, Michigan.

Barry County, Michigan Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Barry County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

29,809

49.63%

Male

30,248

50.37%

Barry County, Michigan Households and Families

Barry County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Barry County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.6%8.4%
All82.3%17.7%
Female70.5%29.5%
Non Family69.1%30.9%
Male63.2%36.8%

82.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,8402.4982.3
Married14,1922.9691.6
Non Family6,5971.2369.1
Female1,8753.170.5
Male1,1762.8863.2

2.89

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Barry County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7961.90%
9th to 12th Grade2,2755.44%
High School Graduate15,81237.81%
Some College10,04124.01%
Associates Degree4,47710.70%
Bachelors Degree5,74513.74%
Graduate Degree2,6776.40%

Barry County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White40,03137,3878,022
Hispanic853652145
Multiple Races502398120
Asian23514257
Other Race22013469
Black1299636
Native American10910444
Islander3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 95.41%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 40.37%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,579$47,410$29,637
Less Than High School$29,672$35,075$20,294
High School Grad$35,098$43,590$21,852
Some College$39,226$46,966$29,968
Bachelors Degree$49,129$66,000$40,549
Graduate Degree$65,327$75,852$54,933

$39,579

Average Earnings

$47,410

Average Male

$29,637

Average Female

Barry County, Michigan Language

Barry County, Michigan Language by Age

Barry County, Michigan Language

97.80% of Barry County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 2.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Barry County, Michigan Poverty

Barry County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55,8534,6738.37%
Multiple97021121.75%
Hispanic1,66016610.00%
Black2139243.19%
Asian3337021.02%
Native1601710.63%
Other42692.11%
Islander33100.00%

8.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.36%

Male Poverty Rate

9.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barry County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barry County, Michigan is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barry County, Michigan is Other, with 2.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.22%
High School8.01%
Some College6.44%
Bachelors or Greater3.27%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.76%
Female Unemployed17.25%
Female Employed6.78%
Male Employed2.89%

Barry County, Michigan Income

Barry County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,016$72,837
Families$71,339$83,166
Married Families$76,525$88,586
Non Families$32,408$41,668

Barry County, Michigan Marital Status

Barry County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

60.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Barry County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Barry County, Michigan 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.

Barry County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Barry County, Michigan Veterans

4,145

Number of Veterans

3,761

Male Veterans

384

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,483
Second Gulf War606
Korea523
First Gulf War472
World War II146
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,208
75+1,066
35 to 54832
55 to 64654
18 to 34385
Name Veterans % of Total
White4,0789.03%
Hispanic635.79%
Other2710.67%
Black189.47%
2 or More172.88%
Indian54.42%

$Barry County, Michigan Veterans by Education

6.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barry County, Michigan Employment Status

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Barry County, Michigan 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

84.18%

Born in Michigan

98.48%

Native Born

1.52%

Foreign Born

0.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.48% of Barry County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 84.18% having been born in Michigan. 0.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990