Chippewa County, Michigan Population 2020

Chippewa County, Michigan's estimated population is 37,123 with a growth rate of -0.53% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chippewa County, Michigan is the 42nd largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202037,123-197-0.53%
201937,320-197-0.53%
201837,517-197-0.52%
201737,714-4-0.01%
201637,718-262-0.69%
201537,980-262-0.69%
201438,242-318-0.82%
201338,560-421-1.08%
201238,9811040.27%
201138,8772660.69%
201038,6114,00711.58%
199034,6045,57519.20%
198029,029-3,383-10.44%
197032,412-243-0.74%
196032,6553,44911.81%
195029,2061,3995.03%
194027,8072,76011.02%
193025,0472290.92%
192024,8183461.41%
191024,4723,13414.69%
190021,3389,31977.54%
189012,0196,771129.02%
18805,2483,559210.72%
18701,689865.36%
18601,60370578.51%
185089836468.16%
1840534-92-14.70%
18306260.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.53%
County Website
Founded
December 22, 1826[1][2]
County Seat

Chippewa County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,84870.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native5,42814.35%
Two or More Races2,6016.87%
Black or African American2,5056.62%
Asian3610.95%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander600.16%
Some Other Race310.08%

Chippewa County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Chippewa County, Michigan Median Age

39.7


Total

38.9


Male

41.2


Female

Chippewa County, Michigan Adults

There are 30,790 adults, (6,445 of whom are seniors) in Chippewa County, Michigan.

Chippewa County, Michigan Age Dependency

55.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Chippewa County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

17,040

45.04%

Male

20,794

54.96%

Chippewa County, Michigan Households and Families

Chippewa County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chippewa County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All69.2%30.8%
Non Family57.2%42.8%
Male53.6%46.4%
Female49.5%50.5%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0462.4169.2
Married6,4213.0985.6
Non Family5,4761.2657.2
Female1,5183.3749.5
Male6313.3353.6

3.02

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chippewa County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6672.57%
9th to 12th Grade1,9827.64%
High School Graduate9,07434.96%
Some College6,66325.67%
Associates Degree2,1048.11%
Bachelors Degree3,77214.53%
Graduate Degree1,6906.51%

Chippewa County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,34017,5444,796
Native American3,1212,788355
Black1,8601,47135
Multiple Races1,2261,115143
Hispanic33631248
Asian16215085
Other Race31311
Islander1188

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 islander people with a rate of 72.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,833$31,802$25,353
Less Than High School$18,119$18,176$18,053
High School Grad$21,634$25,219$16,942
Some College$27,804$31,500$24,616
Bachelors Degree$43,306$50,688$37,700
Graduate Degree$56,815$64,653$51,333

$28,833

Average Earnings

$31,802

Average Male

$25,353

Average Female

Chippewa County, Michigan Language

Chippewa County, Michigan Language by Age

Chippewa County, Michigan Language

96.82% of Chippewa County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.

Chippewa County, Michigan Poverty

Chippewa County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,8083,85815.55%
Native5,3141,27123.92%
Multiple2,37368628.91%
Black66529243.91%
Hispanic52414627.86%
Asian3234714.55%
Islander601423.33%
Other10110.00%

18.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.38%

Male Poverty Rate

19.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chippewa County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chippewa County, Michigan is Black, with 43.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chippewa County, Michigan is Other, with 10.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.82%
High School15.60%
Some College11.92%
Bachelors or Greater5.39%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.92%
Male Unemployed38.66%
Female Employed10.69%
Male Employed9.20%

Chippewa County, Michigan Income

Chippewa County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,483$59,000
Families$55,331$70,508
Married Families$65,681$82,220
Non Families$26,450$37,879

Chippewa County, Michigan Marital Status

Chippewa County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Chippewa County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Chippewa 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.

Chippewa County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Chippewa County, Michigan Veterans

3,189

Number of Veterans

2,998

Male Veterans

191

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,223
First Gulf War568
Second Gulf War383
Korea353
World War II83
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74781
75+751
35 to 54737
55 to 64670
18 to 34250
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,61811.70%
Indian3709.49%
Black1094.62%
2 or More865.12%
Hispanic122.51%
Asian62.63%

$Chippewa County, Michigan Veterans by Education

7.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chippewa County, Michigan Employment Status

53.3%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Chippewa 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

79.66%

Born in Michigan

97.36%

Native Born

2.64%

Foreign Born

1.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.36% of Chippewa County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 79.66% having been born in Michigan. 1.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

  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