Cass County, Michigan Population 2020

Cass County, Michigan's estimated population is 51,453 with a growth rate of 0.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cass County, Michigan is the 35th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201851,6532000.39%
201751,4531650.32%
201651,288-52-0.10%
201551,340-226-0.44%
201451,566-15-0.03%
201351,581-219-0.42%
201251,800-397-0.76%
201152,197-48-0.09%
201052,2452,7685.59%
199049,477-22-0.04%
198049,4996,18714.28%
197043,3126,38017.27%
196036,9328,74731.03%
195028,1856,27528.64%
194021,9101,0224.89%
193020,8884932.42%
192020,395-229-1.11%
191020,624-252-1.21%
190020,876-77-0.37%
189020,953-1,056-4.80%
188022,0099154.34%
187021,0943,37319.03%
186017,7216,81462.47%
185010,9075,19791.02%
18405,7104,791521.33%
18309190.00%

How Many People Live in Cass County, Michigan?

51,453

Cass County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45,66388.73%
Black or African American2,5494.95%
Two or More Races1,6673.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native5771.12%
Some Other Race5491.07%
Asian4340.84%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.04%

Cass County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Cass County, Michigan Median Age

45


Total

44.2


Male

45.8


Female

Cass County, Michigan Adults

There are 40,642 adults, (10,202 of whom are seniors) in Cass County, Michigan.

Cass County, Michigan Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cass County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

25,671

49.89%

Male

25,789

50.11%

Cass County, Michigan Households and Families

Cass County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cass County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.4%9.6%
All80.5%19.5%
Male71.5%28.5%
Non Family71.1%28.9%
Female59.5%40.5%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,8552.4580.5
Married11,4192.9290.4
Non Family6,2011.1971.1
Female2,1483.3259.5
Male1,0872.9171.5

2.88

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cass County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0512.87%
9th to 12th Grade3,3909.27%
High School Graduate12,15933.24%
Some College9,37425.63%
Associates Degree3,6319.93%
Bachelors Degree4,66012.74%
Graduate Degree2,3156.33%

Cass County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,59529,0116,378
Black1,8511,529252
Hispanic92261386
Multiple Races55347787
Native American37232169
Other Race33919425
Asian26220383

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.68%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,745$42,441$28,224
Less Than High School$27,995$30,590$21,278
High School Grad$30,559$36,084$22,199
Some College$35,371$46,370$26,480
Bachelors Degree$52,124$64,911$44,242
Graduate Degree$64,578$83,452$53,723

$35,745

Average Earnings

$42,441

Average Male

$28,224

Average Female

Cass County, Michigan Language

Cass County, Michigan Language by Age

Cass County, Michigan Language

96.82% of Cass County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.70% of the population.

Cass County, Michigan Poverty

Cass County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,9984,55010.34%
Black2,50057523.00%
Multiple1,64551931.55%
Hispanic1,94333917.45%
Other54919836.07%
Native57712321.32%
Asian4056215.31%
Islander2121100.00%

12.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.79%

Male Poverty Rate

13.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cass County, Michigan

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cass County, Michigan is White, with 10.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.67%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.74%
High School8.88%
Some College8.23%
Bachelors or Greater2.43%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.57%
Male Unemployed28.11%
Female Employed6.28%
Male Employed4.77%

Cass County, Michigan Income

Cass County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,571$72,977
Families$65,234$82,755
Married Families$73,559$93,852
Non Families$32,047$45,475

Cass County, Michigan Marital Status

Cass County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Cass County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Cass 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 35-44.

Cass County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Cass County, Michigan Veterans

3,867

Number of Veterans

3,659

Male Veterans

208

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,702
First Gulf War480
Second Gulf War366
Korea322
World War II114
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5779.78%
Black1577.84%
Hispanic675.97%
2 or More606.87%
Indian5412.47%
Asian113.23%
Other81.98%

$Cass County, Michigan Veterans by Education

5.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cass County, Michigan Employment Status

60.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Cass 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

50.18%

Born in Michigan

98.28%

Native Born

1.72%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.28% of Cass County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 50.18% having been born in Michigan. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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