Marquette County, Michigan Population 2020

Marquette County, Michigan's estimated population is 66,418 with a growth rate of -0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marquette County, Michigan is the 29th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202066,418-49-0.07%
201966,467-49-0.07%
201866,516-49-0.07%
201766,565450.07%
201666,520-799-1.19%
201567,319-454-0.67%
201467,7730.00%
201367,773-54-0.08%
201267,8273790.56%
201167,4483700.55%
201067,078-3,809-5.37%
199070,887-3,214-4.34%
198074,1019,41514.55%
197064,6868,53215.19%
196056,1548,50017.84%
195047,6545101.08%
194047,1443,0686.96%
193044,076-1,710-3.73%
192045,786-953-2.04%
191046,7395,50013.34%
190041,2391,7184.35%
189039,52114,12755.63%
188025,39411,16078.40%
187014,23411,413404.57%
18602,8212,6851974.26%
18501360.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.07%
County Website
Founded
March 9, 1843, organized 1851[1]
County Seat

Marquette County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White62,42693.26%
Two or More Races2,0363.04%
Black or African American1,1301.69%
Asian6540.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native5580.83%
Some Other Race1020.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander330.05%

Marquette County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Marquette County, Michigan Median Age

39


Total

38.5


Male

39.5


Female

Marquette County, Michigan Adults

There are 54,815 adults, (11,904 of whom are seniors) in Marquette County, Michigan.

Marquette County, Michigan Age Dependency

56

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Marquette County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

33,236

49.65%

Male

33,703

50.35%

Marquette County, Michigan Households and Families

Marquette County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marquette County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All69.3%30.7%
Male65.7%34.3%
Female55.1%44.9%
Non Family48.8%51.2%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,2032.3969.3
Married12,3443.0189.8
Non Family10,6081.4348.8
Female2,2473.155.1
Male1,0043.3865.7

2.95

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marquette County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6761.52%
9th to 12th Grade1,4053.16%
High School Graduate14,01731.54%
Some College10,25123.07%
Associates Degree4,0919.21%
Bachelors Degree9,61621.64%
Graduate Degree4,3879.87%

Marquette County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White41,59339,83013,346
Multiple Races891848215
Black71258499
Hispanic46438574
Asian453413155
Native American400368125
Other Race46462
Islander1313

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 asian people with a rate of 34.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,130$42,401$26,151
Less Than High School$17,237$20,000$11,538
High School Grad$25,815$33,750$20,020
Some College$31,252$40,715$25,437
Bachelors Degree$41,360$51,803$32,027
Graduate Degree$60,164$67,240$54,325

$33,130

Average Earnings

$42,401

Average Male

$26,151

Average Female

Marquette County, Michigan Language

Marquette County, Michigan Language by Age

Marquette County, Michigan Language

96.76% of Marquette County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.98% of the population.

Marquette County, Michigan Poverty

Marquette County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White58,6719,00015.34%
Multiple1,86256730.45%
Hispanic75139051.93%
Black36014941.39%
Native50013527.00%
Asian5966510.91%
Other863641.86%
Islander29724.14%

16.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.11%

Male Poverty Rate

17.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marquette County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marquette County, Michigan is Hispanic, with 51.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marquette County, Michigan is Asian, with 10.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.96%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.27%
High School15.39%
Some College10.90%
Bachelors or Greater5.58%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.33%
Male Unemployed35.49%
Female Employed12.86%
Male Employed9.77%

Marquette County, Michigan Income

Marquette County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,771$64,213
Families$65,807$79,207
Married Families$76,931$89,127
Non Families$30,091$39,592

Marquette County, Michigan Marital Status

Marquette County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Marquette County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Marquette 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.

Marquette County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Marquette County, Michigan Veterans

5,894

Number of Veterans

5,601

Male Veterans

293

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,573
First Gulf War1,069
Korea633
Second Gulf War610
World War II267
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,757
75+1,446
35 to 541,230
55 to 641,169
18 to 34292
Name Veterans % of Total
White5,63710.98%
Black11611.35%
2 or More907.12%
Hispanic528.09%
Indian429.23%
Asian61.24%
Other34.41%

$Marquette County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marquette County, Michigan Employment Status

57%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Marquette 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

78.37%

Born in Michigan

97.99%

Native Born

2.01%

Foreign Born

0.80%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.99% of Marquette County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 78.37% having been born in Michigan. 0.80% 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