Calhoun County, Michigan Population 2020

Calhoun County, Michigan's estimated population is 134,745 with a growth rate of 0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calhoun County, Michigan is the 17th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020134,7451290.10%
2019134,6161290.10%
2018134,4871290.10%
2017134,358-12-0.01%
2016134,370310.02%
2015134,339-473-0.35%
2014134,812570.04%
2013134,755220.02%
2012134,733-363-0.27%
2011135,096-856-0.63%
2010135,952-30-0.02%
1990135,982-5,575-3.94%
1980141,557-406-0.29%
1970141,9633,1052.24%
1960138,85818,04514.94%
1950120,81326,60728.24%
194094,2067,1638.23%
193087,04314,12519.37%
192072,91816,28028.74%
191056,6387,32314.85%
190049,3155,81413.37%
189043,5015,04913.13%
188038,4521,8835.15%
187036,5697,00523.69%
186029,56410,40254.28%
185019,1628,56380.79%
184010,5990.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.10%
County Website
Founded
established 1829 organized 1833[1]
County Seat

Calhoun County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White110,01181.81%
Black or African American14,32110.65%
Two or More Races5,4414.05%
Asian3,0952.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native9390.70%
Some Other Race6460.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.01%

Calhoun County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Calhoun County, Michigan Median Age

39.8


Total

38.6


Male

41.1


Female

Calhoun County, Michigan Adults

There are 103,326 adults, (22,793 of whom are seniors) in Calhoun County, Michigan.

Calhoun County, Michigan Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Calhoun County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

68,691

51.08%

Male

65,782

48.92%

Calhoun County, Michigan Households and Families

Calhoun County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Calhoun County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All69.5%30.5%
Male67.9%32.1%
Non Family55.4%44.6%
Female52.8%47.2%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All53,6592.4369.5
Married23,3363.0887.1
Non Family20,0161.1855.4
Female7,4453.3952.8
Male2,8623.467.9

3.05

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Calhoun County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4002.64%
9th to 12th Grade5,7236.28%
High School Graduate33,10636.35%
Some College22,57424.79%
Associates Degree7,9528.73%
Bachelors Degree12,90314.17%
Graduate Degree6,4157.04%

Calhoun County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White74,70168,55816,232
Black9,1238,2831,419
Hispanic3,4102,633520
Asian1,9701,761637
Multiple Races1,6791,556443
Native American548497136
Other Race45533466
Islander202020

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander 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$34,015$40,879$29,092
Less Than High School$20,536$22,116$16,521
High School Grad$28,125$32,323$21,846
Some College$34,339$42,963$27,772
Bachelors Degree$48,213$58,925$41,324
Graduate Degree$68,281$75,575$62,586

$34,015

Average Earnings

$40,879

Average Male

$29,092

Average Female

Calhoun County, Michigan Language

Calhoun County, Michigan Language by Age

Calhoun County, Michigan Language

94.23% of Calhoun County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 5.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.80% of the population.

Calhoun County, Michigan Poverty

Calhoun County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White101,95113,07612.83%
Black13,8905,13536.97%
Hispanic6,6101,98129.97%
Multiple5,2731,29824.62%
Asian2,99066322.17%
Native88919421.82%
Other61715124.47%

16.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.89%

Male Poverty Rate

17.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calhoun County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Michigan is Black, with 36.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Michigan is White, with 12.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.70%
High School16.77%
Some College12.59%
Bachelors or Greater3.59%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.22%
Male Unemployed27.92%
Female Employed10.05%
Male Employed6.01%

Calhoun County, Michigan Income

Calhoun County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,426$62,076
Families$58,490$73,452
Married Families$72,719$87,819
Non Families$29,513$38,948

Calhoun County, Michigan Marital Status

Calhoun County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Calhoun County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Calhoun 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.

Calhoun County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Calhoun County, Michigan Veterans

9,976

Number of Veterans

9,388

Male Veterans

588

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,828
First Gulf War1,592
Second Gulf War1,432
Korea849
World War II447
Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,912
35 to 542,397
75+2,036
55 to 642,036
18 to 34595
Name Veterans % of Total
White8,6199.94%
Black1,0269.81%
2 or More2369.27%
Hispanic2245.17%
Asian341.46%
Other336.56%
Indian284.36%

$Calhoun County, Michigan Veterans by Education

10.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calhoun County, Michigan Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Calhoun 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

78.57%

Born in Michigan

96.26%

Native Born

3.74%

Foreign Born

2.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.26% of Calhoun County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 78.57% having been born in Michigan. 2.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  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