Wexford County, Michigan Population 2020

Wexford County, Michigan's estimated population is 33,886 with a growth rate of 0.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wexford County, Michigan is the 45th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202033,8862100.62%
201933,6762100.63%
201833,4662100.63%
201733,2561730.52%
201633,0831900.58%
201532,893380.12%
201432,8553751.15%
201332,480-42-0.13%
201232,522-118-0.36%
201132,640-101-0.31%
201032,7416,38124.21%
199026,3601,2585.01%
198025,1025,38527.31%
197019,7171,2516.77%
196018,466-162-0.87%
195018,6286523.63%
194017,9761,1496.83%
193016,827-1,380-7.58%
192018,207-2,562-12.34%
191020,7693,92423.29%
190016,8455,56749.36%
189011,2784,46365.49%
18806,8156,165948.46%
18706500.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.62%
County Website
Founded
1840 (created) 1869 (organized)[1][2]
County Seat

Wexford County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,77395.96%
Two or More Races7082.14%
Black or African American2370.72%
Asian1940.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native1510.46%
Some Other Race400.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.02%

Wexford County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2020

Wexford County, Michigan Median Age

41.8


Total

40.5


Male

43.3


Female

Wexford County, Michigan Adults

There are 25,361 adults, (6,006 of whom are seniors) in Wexford County, Michigan.

Wexford County, Michigan Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Wexford County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

16,544

49.97%

Male

16,567

50.03%

Wexford County, Michigan Households and Families

Wexford County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wexford County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
All76.4%23.6%
Male65.4%34.6%
Non Family63.8%36.2%
Female60.5%39.5%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,0532.5176.4
Married6,5973.0389.3
Non Family4,2791.2963.8
Female1,4643.3160.5
Male7133.4565.4

3.01

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wexford County, Michigan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6252.73%
9th to 12th Grade1,7837.79%
High School Graduate8,42636.80%
Some College5,64924.67%
Associates Degree2,31710.12%
Bachelors Degree2,86612.52%
Graduate Degree1,2335.38%

Wexford County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,94419,6573,852
Hispanic31528549
Multiple Races287278115
Asian15414286
Black152992
Native American1139621
Other Race2317
Islander882

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 55.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,129$32,733$24,775
Less Than High School$22,163$26,910$16,229
High School Grad$26,172$30,814$20,227
Some College$27,522$32,381$24,696
Bachelors Degree$38,163$51,818$29,274
Graduate Degree$59,242$66,429$54,000

$29,129

Average Earnings

$32,733

Average Male

$24,775

Average Female

Wexford County, Michigan Language

Wexford County, Michigan Language by Age

Wexford County, Michigan Language

97.51% of Wexford County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 2.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.60% of the population.

Wexford County, Michigan Poverty

Wexford County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,9894,94615.96%
Multiple68516323.80%
Hispanic62613421.41%
Native1417553.19%
Black221198.60%
Other401947.50%
Asian194105.15%
Islander8225.00%

16.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.02%

Male Poverty Rate

16.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wexford County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wexford County, Michigan is Native, with 53.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wexford County, Michigan is Asian, with 5.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.79%
High School13.99%
Some College12.94%
Bachelors or Greater4.05%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.85%
Male Unemployed30.32%
Female Employed9.10%
Male Employed7.83%

Wexford County, Michigan Income

Wexford County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,166$56,414
Families$51,543$64,421
Married Families$58,941$73,518
Non Families$28,408$36,785

Wexford County, Michigan Marital Status

Wexford County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Wexford County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Wexford 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.

Wexford County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

Wexford County, Michigan Veterans

2,658

Number of Veterans

2,517

Male Veterans

141

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,067
Second Gulf War438
First Gulf War375
Korea210
World War II99
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74700
75+596
55 to 64573
35 to 54479
18 to 34310
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,61010.64%
2 or More4011.46%
Hispanic204.94%
Indian32.65%
Black31.61%
Hawaiian225.00%

$Wexford County, Michigan Veterans by Education

13.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wexford County, Michigan Employment Status

57%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Wexford 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

86.04%

Born in Michigan

98.63%

Native Born

1.37%

Foreign Born

0.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.63% of Wexford County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 86.04% having been born in Michigan. 0.52% 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