Tuscola County, Michigan Population 2020

Tuscola County, Michigan's estimated population is 51,960 with a growth rate of -0.53% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tuscola County, Michigan is the 35th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202051,960-278-0.53%
201952,238-278-0.53%
201852,516-278-0.53%
201752,794-484-0.91%
201653,278-453-0.84%
201553,731-200-0.37%
201453,931-292-0.54%
201354,223-488-0.89%
201254,711-691-1.25%
201155,402-305-0.55%
201055,7072090.38%
199055,498-1,463-2.57%
198056,9618,35817.20%
197048,6035,29812.23%
196043,3055,04713.19%
195038,2582,5647.18%
194035,6942,7608.38%
193032,934-386-1.16%
192033,320-1,593-4.56%
191034,913-977-2.72%
190035,8903,38210.40%
189032,5086,77026.30%
188025,73812,02487.68%
187013,7148,828180.68%
18604,8864,5951579.04%
18502910.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.53%
County Website
Founded
April 1, 1840 organized March 2, 1850[1][2]
County Seat

Tuscola County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51,29796.33%
Two or More Races8631.62%
Black or African American6291.18%
Asian1810.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native1660.31%
Some Other Race1100.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.01%

Tuscola County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Tuscola County, Michigan Median Age

44.4


Total

43.2


Male

45.6


Female

Tuscola County, Michigan Adults

There are 42,093 adults, (10,281 of whom are seniors) in Tuscola County, Michigan.

Tuscola County, Michigan Age Dependency

67.4

Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Tuscola County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

26,518

49.80%

Male

26,732

50.20%

Tuscola County, Michigan Households and Families

Tuscola County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tuscola County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.6%9.4%
All82.1%17.9%
Male79.1%20.9%
Non Family73.2%26.8%
Female63%37%

82.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,7592.3982.1
Married11,8582.9390.6
Non Family6,8451.2273.2
Female1,8832.8963
Male1,1732.9279.1

2.86

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tuscola County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0282.71%
9th to 12th Grade3,0177.95%
High School Graduate15,82441.69%
Some College8,94223.56%
Associates Degree3,96310.44%
Bachelors Degree3,4649.13%
Graduate Degree1,7164.52%

Tuscola County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36,09532,3794,975
Hispanic91970698
Multiple Races43034514
Black33831023
Asian12511571
Native American120997
Other Race7572
Islander44

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 56.80%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,646$40,719$24,496
Less Than High School$18,967$21,529$14,950
High School Grad$28,688$36,477$19,410
Some College$32,106$45,175$25,061
Bachelors Degree$40,652$50,481$34,410
Graduate Degree$63,938$68,833$62,708

$31,646

Average Earnings

$40,719

Average Male

$24,496

Average Female

Tuscola County, Michigan Language

Tuscola County, Michigan Language by Age

Tuscola County, Michigan Language

97.14% of Tuscola County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 2.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.37% of the population.

Tuscola County, Michigan Poverty

Tuscola County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48,8837,17514.68%
Hispanic1,68736421.58%
Black50526552.48%
Multiple78122829.19%
Native1663219.28%
Other1101816.36%
Asian18121.10%

15.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.14%

Male Poverty Rate

16.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tuscola County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tuscola County, Michigan is Black, with 52.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tuscola County, Michigan is Asian, with 1.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.86%
High School14.11%
Some College10.77%
Bachelors or Greater4.55%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.77%
Female Unemployed28.35%
Female Employed8.50%
Male Employed6.32%

Tuscola County, Michigan Income

Tuscola County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,694$60,307
Families$57,714$70,336
Married Families$66,507$78,199
Non Families$28,228$36,379

Tuscola County, Michigan Marital Status

Tuscola County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Tuscola County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Tuscola 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 35-44.

Tuscola County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Tuscola County, Michigan Veterans

3,945

Number of Veterans

3,660

Male Veterans

285

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,745
First Gulf War591
Second Gulf War350
Korea332
World War II118
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,322
75+892
35 to 54822
55 to 64663
18 to 34246
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,8289.37%
Black4611.70%
2 or More448.87%
Hispanic403.46%
Asian1310.16%
Other1011.90%
Indian43.01%

$Tuscola County, Michigan Veterans by Education

6.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tuscola County, Michigan Employment Status

56.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Tuscola 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

90.54%

Born in Michigan

99.16%

Native Born

0.84%

Foreign Born

0.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.16% of Tuscola County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 90.54% 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 Europe.

  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