Shiawassee County, Michigan Population 2020

Shiawassee County, Michigan's estimated population is 67,658 with a growth rate of -0.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Shiawassee County, Michigan is the 28th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202067,658-267-0.39%
201967,925-267-0.39%
201868,192-267-0.39%
201768,459-72-0.11%
201668,531460.07%
201568,485-314-0.46%
201468,799-96-0.14%
201368,895-424-0.61%
201269,319-665-0.95%
201169,984-644-0.91%
201070,6288581.23%
199069,770-1,370-1.93%
198071,1408,06512.79%
197063,0759,62918.02%
196053,4467,47916.27%
195045,9674,76011.55%
194041,2071,6904.28%
193039,5173,59310.00%
192035,9242,6788.06%
191033,246-620-1.83%
190033,8662,9149.41%
189030,9523,89314.39%
188027,0596,20129.73%
187020,8588,50968.90%
186012,3497,119136.12%
18505,2303,127148.69%
18402,1030.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.39%
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Founded
September 10, 1822 (created) 1837 (organized)
County Seat

Shiawassee County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White66,19396.64%
Two or More Races1,3571.98%
Black or African American3960.58%
Asian1960.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native1740.25%
Some Other Race1590.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander180.03%

Shiawassee County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Shiawassee County, Michigan Median Age

42.4


Total

40.9


Male

43.9


Female

Shiawassee County, Michigan Adults

There are 53,649 adults, (11,891 of whom are seniors) in Shiawassee County, Michigan.

Shiawassee County, Michigan Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Shiawassee County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

34,692

50.65%

Male

33,801

49.35%

Shiawassee County, Michigan Households and Families

Shiawassee County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shiawassee County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All75.3%24.7%
Male65.7%34.3%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Female48.4%51.6%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,7412.4475.3
Married14,8632.9688.9
Non Family8,6021.2662.2
Female2,759348.4
Male1,5173.1165.7

2.89

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shiawassee County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7121.49%
9th to 12th Grade2,9016.07%
High School Graduate17,35236.29%
Some College13,15527.51%
Associates Degree5,47811.46%
Bachelors Degree5,42611.35%
Graduate Degree2,7895.83%

Shiawassee County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White45,63142,1987,856
Hispanic1,1041,017148
Multiple Races708624136
Black20920826
Native American131124
Asian13012058
Other Race123111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 99.52%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.62%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,942$43,792$28,389
Less Than High School$25,123$29,703$13,546
High School Grad$30,739$38,521$22,272
Some College$36,051$47,035$27,106
Bachelors Degree$46,987$57,406$38,971
Graduate Degree$63,523$74,841$60,670

$35,942

Average Earnings

$43,792

Average Male

$28,389

Average Female

Shiawassee County, Michigan Language

Shiawassee County, Michigan Language by Age

Shiawassee County, Michigan Language

98.34% of Shiawassee County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 1.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.87% of the population.

Shiawassee County, Michigan Poverty

Shiawassee County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White63,6826,76610.62%
Hispanic1,93743322.35%
Multiple1,34341130.60%
Black3488925.57%
Native1672313.77%
Asian184126.52%
Islander18844.44%

11.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.47%

Male Poverty Rate

13.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shiawassee County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shiawassee County, Michigan is Islander, with 44.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shiawassee County, Michigan is Asian, with 6.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.93%
High School10.58%
Some College8.02%
Bachelors or Greater3.62%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.55%
Male Unemployed22.53%
Female Employed8.72%
Male Employed3.74%

Shiawassee County, Michigan Income

Shiawassee County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,742$67,078
Families$65,227$77,468
Married Families$74,264$87,076
Non Families$30,833$40,084

Shiawassee County, Michigan Marital Status

Shiawassee County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Shiawassee County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Shiawassee County, Michigan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Shiawassee County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Shiawassee County, Michigan Veterans

4,659

Number of Veterans

4,407

Male Veterans

252

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,017
First Gulf War683
Second Gulf War479
Korea395
World War II151
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,429
35 to 541,034
75+987
55 to 64889
18 to 34320
Name Veterans % of Total
White4,5028.65%
2 or More10512.22%
Hispanic564.20%
Indian3120.67%
Asian2013.99%
Black10.38%

$Shiawassee County, Michigan Veterans by Education

6.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shiawassee County, Michigan Employment Status

60.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Shiawassee 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

87.99%

Born in Michigan

99.07%

Native Born

0.93%

Foreign Born

0.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.07% of Shiawassee County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 87.99% having been born in Michigan. 0.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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