Genesee County, Michigan Population 2020

Genesee County, Michigan's estimated population is 407,673 with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Genesee County, Michigan is the 5th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018406,892-781-0.19%
2017407,673-1,228-0.30%
2016408,901-1,569-0.38%
2015410,470-2,398-0.58%
2014412,868-2,766-0.67%
2013415,634-2,533-0.61%
2012418,167-3,809-0.90%
2011421,976-2,975-0.70%
2010424,951-5,508-1.28%
1990430,459-19,990-4.44%
1980450,4496,1081.37%
1970444,34170,02818.71%
1960374,313103,35038.14%
1950270,96343,01918.87%
1940227,94416,3037.70%
1930211,64185,97368.41%
1920125,66861,11394.67%
191064,55522,75154.42%
190041,8042,3746.02%
189039,4302100.54%
188039,2205,32015.69%
187033,90011,40250.68%
186022,49810,46787.00%
185012,0317,763181.89%
18404,2680.00%

How Many People Live in Genesee County, Michigan?

407,673

Genesee County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White306,62374.90%
Black or African American81,21319.84%
Two or More Races13,5813.32%
Asian4,2531.04%
Some Other Race2,0510.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,5100.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1300.03%

Genesee County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Genesee County, Michigan Median Age

40.3


Total

38.7


Male

42


Female

Genesee County, Michigan Adults

There are 315,261 adults, (67,774 of whom are seniors) in Genesee County, Michigan.

Genesee County, Michigan Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Genesee County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

211,979

51.78%

Male

197,382

48.22%

Genesee County, Michigan Households and Families

Genesee County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Genesee County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All69.5%30.5%
Male59.9%40.1%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Female50.3%49.7%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All167,8892.4169.5
Married72,1223.0587.9
Non Family60,5271.1957.4
Female26,5603.1450.3
Male8,6803.2559.9

2.99

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Genesee County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,5172.34%
9th to 12th Grade20,1077.21%
High School Graduate88,97031.92%
Some College74,31126.66%
Associates Degree30,49610.94%
Bachelors Degree37,05013.29%
Graduate Degree21,2797.63%

Genesee County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White212,987195,24747,957
Black50,31643,7046,655
Hispanic7,2325,9701,079
Multiple Races4,9924,337870
Asian3,0212,7381,787
Other Race1,3411,070185
Native American90978272
Islander59476

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 59.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,774$41,600$27,245
Less Than High School$18,297$20,857$15,662
High School Grad$26,778$34,536$20,196
Some College$31,601$40,764$26,458
Bachelors Degree$49,335$62,909$40,014
Graduate Degree$66,167$78,973$61,149

$33,774

Average Earnings

$41,600

Average Male

$27,245

Average Female

Genesee County, Michigan Language

Genesee County, Michigan Language by Age

Genesee County, Michigan Language

96.32% of Genesee County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.

Genesee County, Michigan Poverty

Genesee County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White293,77542,81514.57%
Black79,85828,99036.30%
Multiple13,3614,48833.59%
Hispanic13,6673,30124.15%
Native1,51064042.38%
Asian4,17845210.82%
Other2,05132215.70%
Islander1082422.22%

19.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.35%

Male Poverty Rate

21.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Genesee County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Genesee County, Michigan is Native, with 42.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Genesee County, Michigan is Asian, with 10.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.13%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.51%
High School19.04%
Some College13.69%
Bachelors or Greater6.10%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.20%
Male Unemployed41.98%
Female Employed11.53%
Male Employed6.77%

Genesee County, Michigan Income

Genesee County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,006$63,768
Families$58,552$76,126
Married Families$74,251$93,146
Non Families$29,541$38,591

Genesee County, Michigan Marital Status

Genesee County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Genesee County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Genesee 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.

Genesee County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Genesee County, Michigan Veterans

23,234

Number of Veterans

22,128

Male Veterans

1,106

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9,116
First Gulf War3,711
Second Gulf War2,341
Korea2,142
World War II874
Name Veterans % of Total
White19,2947.95%
Black3,4105.70%
Hispanic5125.71%
2 or More3365.30%
Indian11910.87%
Other613.78%
Asian140.41%

$Genesee County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Genesee County, Michigan Employment Status

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Genesee 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

82.45%

Born in Michigan

97.44%

Native Born

2.56%

Foreign Born

0.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.44% of Genesee County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 82.45% 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 Asia.

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