Saginaw County, Michigan Population 2020

Saginaw County, Michigan's estimated population is 191,996 with a growth rate of -0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Saginaw County, Michigan is the 11th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018190,800-1,196-0.62%
2017191,996-529-0.27%
2016192,525-789-0.41%
2015193,314-1,940-0.99%
2014195,254-1,544-0.78%
2013196,798-1,556-0.78%
2012198,354-529-0.27%
2011198,883-979-0.49%
2010199,862-12,084-5.70%
1990211,946-16,113-7.07%
1980228,0598,3163.78%
1970219,74328,99115.20%
1960190,75237,23724.26%
1950153,51523,04717.66%
1940130,4689,7518.08%
1930120,71720,43120.37%
1920100,28610,99612.31%
191089,2908,0689.93%
190081,222-1,051-1.28%
189082,27323,17839.22%
188059,09519,99851.15%
187039,09726,404208.02%
186012,69310,084386.51%
18502,6091,717192.49%
18408920.00%

How Many People Live in Saginaw County, Michigan?

191,996

Saginaw County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White144,40274.91%
Black or African American35,97318.66%
Two or More Races6,1423.19%
Some Other Race3,2211.67%
Asian2,4511.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native5770.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.01%

Saginaw County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Saginaw County, Michigan Median Age

40.8


Total

38.9


Male

42.7


Female

Saginaw County, Michigan Adults

There are 151,071 adults, (35,070 of whom are seniors) in Saginaw County, Michigan.

Saginaw County, Michigan Age Dependency

66.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Saginaw County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

99,197

51.46%

Male

93,581

48.54%

Saginaw County, Michigan Households and Families

Saginaw County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Saginaw County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.9%10.1%
All71.6%28.4%
Male67.7%32.3%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Female50.3%49.7%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All78,6482.3771.6
Married34,275389.9
Non Family28,9231.2358.7
Female11,3513.1350.3
Male4,0993.0167.7

2.95

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Saginaw County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,9502.99%
9th to 12th Grade9,9267.52%
High School Graduate44,37033.61%
Some College32,63224.72%
Associates Degree13,32210.09%
Bachelors Degree18,07013.69%
Graduate Degree9,7577.39%

Saginaw County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White98,15990,41622,960
Black21,70117,9642,269
Hispanic8,4746,5351,079
Multiple Races2,2421,837355
Other Race2,2221,645317
Asian1,7091,5471,133
Native American38434470
Islander1212

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 66.30%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,882$41,430$27,167
Less Than High School$19,237$23,365$12,194
High School Grad$26,069$31,909$20,650
Some College$31,208$41,066$25,793
Bachelors Degree$49,267$61,894$40,358
Graduate Degree$64,387$83,217$54,511

$32,882

Average Earnings

$41,430

Average Male

$27,167

Average Female

Saginaw County, Michigan Language

Saginaw County, Michigan Language by Age

Saginaw County, Michigan Language

95.25% of Saginaw County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 4.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Saginaw County, Michigan Poverty

Saginaw County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White129,98114,31611.01%
Black34,47112,95537.58%
Hispanic15,7564,23926.90%
Multiple5,7592,38941.48%
Other3,20278824.61%
Asian2,34132814.01%
Native4739920.93%

17.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.18%

Male Poverty Rate

19.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saginaw County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saginaw County, Michigan is Multiple, with 41.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saginaw County, Michigan is White, with 11.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.61%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.20%
High School17.41%
Some College12.62%
Bachelors or Greater3.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.34%
Male Unemployed42.10%
Female Employed11.41%
Male Employed6.61%

Saginaw County, Michigan Income

Saginaw County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,919$63,998
Families$59,356$77,292
Married Families$74,440$93,787
Non Families$28,070$38,922

Saginaw County, Michigan Marital Status

Saginaw County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Saginaw County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Saginaw 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.

Saginaw County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Saginaw County, Michigan Veterans

12,377

Number of Veterans

11,538

Male Veterans

839

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4,475
First Gulf War2,209
Korea1,204
Second Gulf War1,031
World War II829
Name Veterans % of Total
White10,3518.84%
Black1,5716.03%
Hispanic7517.16%
2 or More2146.99%
Other1365.62%
Indian7415.88%
Asian211.06%
Hawaiian1083.33%

$Saginaw County, Michigan Veterans by Education

8.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saginaw County, Michigan Employment Status

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Saginaw 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

85.41%

Born in Michigan

97.53%

Native Born

2.47%

Foreign Born

1.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.53% of Saginaw County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 85.41% having been born in Michigan. 1.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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