Oceana County, Michigan Population 2020

Oceana County, Michigan's estimated population is 26,458 with a growth rate of 0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oceana County, Michigan is the 51st largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201826,6251670.63%
201726,4581380.52%
201626,320-8-0.03%
201526,328-24-0.09%
201426,352520.20%
201326,300-7-0.03%
201226,307-146-0.55%
201126,453-50-0.19%
201026,5034,04918.03%
199022,4544522.05%
198022,0024,01822.34%
197017,9841,4378.68%
196016,5474422.74%
195016,1051,2938.73%
194014,8121,0077.29%
193013,805-1,796-11.51%
192015,601-2,778-15.12%
191018,3791,73510.42%
190016,6449466.03%
189015,6983,99934.18%
188011,6994,47761.99%
18707,2225,406297.69%
18601,8161,516505.33%
1850300-196-39.52%
18404960.00%

How Many People Live in Oceana County, Michigan?

26,458

Oceana County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,99194.60%
Two or More Races4031.53%
Some Other Race3831.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native2881.09%
Black or African American2871.09%
Asian640.24%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.00%

Oceana County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Oceana County, Michigan Median Age

42.7


Total

41.1


Male

44.3


Female

Oceana County, Michigan Adults

There are 20,280 adults, (5,291 of whom are seniors) in Oceana County, Michigan.

Oceana County, Michigan Age Dependency

76.2

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Oceana County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

13,005

49.23%

Male

13,412

50.77%

Oceana County, Michigan Households and Families

Oceana County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oceana County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All81.5%18.5%
Male79.2%20.8%
Non Family74.6%25.4%
Female60.3%39.7%

81.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,1572.5381.5
Married5,7292.9688.7
Non Family2,7771.1774.6
Female1,0063.2260.3
Male6453.579.2

2.94

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oceana County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9165.07%
9th to 12th Grade1,6309.02%
High School Graduate6,39635.39%
Some College4,17623.10%
Associates Degree1,5518.58%
Bachelors Degree2,22212.29%
Graduate Degree1,1846.55%

Oceana County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,91014,3053,253
Hispanic1,74389394
Native American20215218
Other Race18910511
Multiple Races17216026
Black71293
Asian525224
Islander111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,140$36,094$23,587
Less Than High School$21,658$26,128$12,993
High School Grad$27,844$32,014$21,343
Some College$30,453$40,754$22,584
Bachelors Degree$41,433$47,969$36,477
Graduate Degree$57,063$58,750$55,938

$30,140

Average Earnings

$36,094

Average Male

$23,587

Average Female

Oceana County, Michigan Language

Oceana County, Michigan Language by Age

Oceana County, Michigan Language

87.22% of Oceana County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 12.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.53% of the population.

Oceana County, Michigan Poverty

Oceana County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,4082,94713.77%
Hispanic3,8851,18830.58%
Black23118379.22%
Multiple3989924.87%
Other3839925.85%
Native2716925.46%
Asian6457.81%

17.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.22%

Male Poverty Rate

16.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oceana County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oceana County, Michigan is Black, with 79.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oceana County, Michigan is Asian, with 7.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.36%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.92%
High School14.26%
Some College9.39%
Bachelors or Greater4.54%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed46.56%
Female Unemployed42.20%
Female Employed10.11%
Male Employed7.79%

Oceana County, Michigan Income

Oceana County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,217$58,946
Families$53,231$66,689
Married Families$62,030-
Non Families$24,210$34,282

Oceana County, Michigan Marital Status

Oceana County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

56.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Oceana County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Oceana 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.

Oceana County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Oceana County, Michigan Veterans

1,747

Number of Veterans

1,679

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam766
First Gulf War202
Korea180
Second Gulf War132
World War II93
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6898.74%
Hispanic431.91%
2 or More2211.28%
Indian177.33%
Black114.68%
Other83.52%

$Oceana County, Michigan Veterans by Education

7.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oceana County, Michigan Employment Status

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.1%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Oceana 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

78.76%

Born in Michigan

94.30%

Native Born

5.70%

Foreign Born

4.73%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.30% of Oceana County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 78.76% having been born in Michigan. 4.73% 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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