Charlevoix County, Michigan Population 2020

Charlevoix County, Michigan's estimated population is 26,294 with a growth rate of 0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Charlevoix County, Michigan is the 52nd largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202026,294250.10%
201926,269250.10%
201826,244250.10%
201726,219170.06%
201626,202-11-0.04%
201526,213-3-0.01%
201426,216-37-0.14%
201326,253630.24%
201226,190880.34%
201126,1021660.64%
201025,9364,46820.81%
199021,4681,5617.84%
198019,9073,36620.35%
197016,5413,12023.25%
196013,421-54-0.40%
195013,4754443.41%
194013,0311,0508.76%
193011,981-3,807-24.11%
192015,788-3,369-17.59%
191019,1575,20137.27%
190013,9564,27044.08%
18909,6864,57189.36%
18805,1153,391196.69%
18701,7240.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.10%
County Website
Founded
1869[1]
County Seat

Charlevoix County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,94595.14%
Two or More Races5312.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native3881.48%
Black or African American1400.53%
Asian1100.42%
Some Other Race830.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.08%

Charlevoix County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Charlevoix County, Michigan Median Age

48.1


Total

47.5


Male

48.9


Female

Charlevoix County, Michigan Adults

There are 21,067 adults, (6,020 of whom are seniors) in Charlevoix County, Michigan.

Charlevoix County, Michigan Age Dependency

74.2

Age Dependency Ratio

40

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Charlevoix County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

13,312

50.77%

Male

12,907

49.23%

Charlevoix County, Michigan Households and Families

Charlevoix County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Charlevoix County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.5%7.5%
All81.3%18.7%
Male79.2%20.8%
Female68.2%31.8%
Non Family67.4%32.6%

81.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,3792.2881.3
Married6,0612.8292.5
Non Family4,0291.1867.4
Female8803.268.2
Male4092.9979.2

2.8

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Charlevoix County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2131.11%
9th to 12th Grade1,0235.32%
High School Graduate5,67629.53%
Some College4,41822.98%
Associates Degree1,93210.05%
Bachelors Degree3,50818.25%
Graduate Degree2,45312.76%

Charlevoix County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,33317,2495,797
Hispanic26819369
Multiple Races24722448
Native American22017815
Black868225
Asian766515
Other Race44242
Islander2220

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 95.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 31.62%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,937$37,347$26,290
Less Than High School$24,018$31,750$16,212
High School Grad$27,418$32,638$20,929
Some College$30,788$35,938$26,121
Bachelors Degree$40,482$53,517$32,756
Graduate Degree$54,054$55,677$51,688

$31,937

Average Earnings

$37,347

Average Male

$26,290

Average Female

Charlevoix County, Michigan Language

Charlevoix County, Michigan Language by Age

Charlevoix County, Michigan Language

97.17% of Charlevoix County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 2.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Charlevoix County, Michigan Poverty

Charlevoix County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,2252,52510.42%
Multiple52313325.43%
Native3858421.82%
Hispanic460398.48%
Black1331914.29%
Other8389.64%
Islander2229.09%
Asian11010.91%

10.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.82%

Male Poverty Rate

11.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Charlevoix County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Charlevoix County, Michigan is Multiple, with 25.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Charlevoix County, Michigan is Asian, with 0.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.78%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.77%
High School11.70%
Some College8.51%
Bachelors or Greater3.84%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.68%
Female Unemployed20.91%
Female Employed9.06%
Male Employed3.48%

Charlevoix County, Michigan Income

Charlevoix County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,207$73,906
Families$67,594$89,883
Married Families$74,724-
Non Families$30,251$42,165

Charlevoix County, Michigan Marital Status

Charlevoix County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Charlevoix County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Charlevoix 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 55-64.

Charlevoix County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Charlevoix County, Michigan Veterans

1,956

Number of Veterans

1,825

Male Veterans

131

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam818
Korea255
First Gulf War223
Second Gulf War171
World War II104
Age Group Veterans
75+609
65 to 74590
55 to 64382
35 to 54275
18 to 34100
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9069.44%
Hispanic278.39%
Indian2610.16%
Other1017.54%
Asian67.41%
Black54.90%
2 or More30.92%

$Charlevoix County, Michigan Veterans by Education

4.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Charlevoix County, Michigan Employment Status

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Charlevoix 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

81.62%

Born in Michigan

98.19%

Native Born

1.81%

Foreign Born

0.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.19% of Charlevoix County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 81.62% having been born in Michigan. 0.93% 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