Population Trends by Race and County
Michigan, 2015

(Click on Selected Race Category for Gender and Age Data)

County White Black Native American Asian and
Pacific Islander
 Number   Percent   Number   Percent   Number   Percent   Number   Percent 
 Michigan Total 8,018,858 80.8% 1,489,718 15.0% 89,554 0.9% 324,446 3.3%
 Alcona 10,156 98.1% 75 0.7% 78 0.8% 40 0.4%
 Alger 8,145 86.8% 723 7.7% 458 4.9% 57 0.6%
 Allegan 110,168 96.1% 2,284 2.0% 1,052 0.9% 1,121 1.0%
 Alpena 28,166 97.8% 249 0.9% 179 0.6% 209 0.7%
 Antrim 22,629 97.7% 146 0.6% 299 1.3% 80 0.4%
 Arenac 14,858 97.4% 126 0.8% 204 1.3% 73 0.5%
 Baraga 6,477 75.5% 728 8.5% 1,332 15.5% 38 0.4%
 Barry 58,064 97.9% 544 0.9% 391 0.7% 315 0.5%
 Bay 101,296 95.9% 2,689 2.5% 810 0.8% 864 0.8%
 Benzie 16,897 96.8% 180 1.0% 315 1.8% 65 0.4%
 Berrien 124,765 80.7% 25,154 16.3% 1,186 0.8% 3,531 2.3%
 Branch 41,914 96.0% 1,127 2.6% 275 0.6% 348 0.8%
 Calhoun 112,780 84.0% 17,005 12.7% 1,288 1.0% 3,241 2.4%
 Cass 46,930 90.9% 3,433 6.7% 793 1.5% 501 1.0%
 Charlevoix 25,320 96.5% 217 0.8% 522 2.0% 179 0.7%
 Cheboygan 24,068 94.7% 274 1.1% 953 3.8% 132 0.5%
 Chippewa 28,057 73.8% 2,775 7.3% 6,747 17.7% 454 1.2%
 Clare 29,806 97.6% 336 1.1% 304 1.0% 107 0.4%
 Clinton 73,604 95.1% 1,978 2.6% 439 0.6% 1,369 1.8%
 Crawford 13,460 97.5% 174 1.3% 97 0.7% 70 0.5%
 Delta 34,811 95.7% 286 0.8% 1,107 3.0% 173 0.5%
 Dickinson 25,169 97.6% 220 0.9% 228 0.9% 171 0.7%
 Eaton 97,002 89.2% 8,548 7.9% 737 0.7% 2,514 2.3%
 Emmet 31,136 93.9% 361 1.1% 1,445 4.4% 219 0.7%
 Genesee 313,213 76.2% 89,366 21.8% 3,122 0.8% 5,148 1.3%
 Gladwin 24,710 98.2% 188 0.8% 156 0.6% 110 0.4%
 Gobebic 14,137 91.6% 749 4.9% 483 3.1% 62 0.4%
 Grand Traverse 87,857 95.9% 1,645 1.8% 1,333 1.5% 801 0.9%
 Gratiot 38,428 92.5% 2,526 6.1% 321 0.8% 265 0.6%
 Hillsdale 44,980 97.9% 452 1.0% 283 0.6% 226 0.5%
 Houghton 34,375 94.5% 442 1.2% 304 0.8% 1,259 3.5%
 Huron 31,312 98.2% 234 0.7% 141 0.4% 196 0.6%
 Ingham 224,143 78.4% 39,833 13.9% 2,418 0.9% 19,691 6.9%
 Ionia 59,895 93.3% 3,474 5.4% 504 0.8% 350 0.5%
 Iosco 24,615 97.1% 284 1.1% 262 1.0% 184 0.7%
 Iron 11,057 97.4% 82 0.7% 163 1.4% 46 0.4%
 Isabella 63,549 89.9% 2,442 3.5% 3,098 4.4% 1,609 2.3%
 Jackson 141,758 88.9% 15,194 9.5% 811 0.5% 1,731 1.1%
 Kalamazoo 216,960 83.4% 33,626 12.9% 1,763 0.7% 7,914 3.0%
 Kalkaska 16,774 97.2% 198 1.2% 181 1.1% 107 0.6%
 Kent 536,750 84.4% 73,902 11.6% 5,734 0.9% 19,983 3.1%
 Keweenaw 2,150 99.2% 12 0.6% 5 0.2% 1 0.1%
 Lake 10,118 88.6% 1,141 10.0% 132 1.2% 33 0.3%
 Lapeer 85,807 97.1% 1,341 1.5% 575 0.7% 650 0.7%
 Leelanau 20,728 94.3% 177 0.8% 925 4.2% 151 0.7%
 Lenawee 93,710 95.1% 3,441 3.5% 711 0.7% 711 0.7%
 Livingston 182,552 97.5% 1,550 0.8% 1,025 0.6% 2,189 1.2%
 Luce 5,232 81.6% 799 12.5% 362 5.6% 22 0.3%
 Mackinac 8,477 77.8% 272 2.5% 2,089 19.2% 52 0.5%
 Macomb 722,099 83.5% 103,257 11.9% 3,856 0.5% 35,628 4.1%
 Manistee 22,737 93.0% 951 3.9% 642 2.6% 131 0.5%
 Marquette 63,692 94.8% 1,456 2.2% 1,535 2.3% 532 0.8%
 Mason 27,748 96.4% 452 1.6% 372 1.3% 211 0.7%
 Mecosta 40,564 94.2% 1,602 3.7% 417 1.0% 484 1.1%
 Menominee 22,449 95.3% 238 1.0% 746 3.2% 115 0.5%
 Midland 79,388 94.9% 1,579 1.9% 481 0.6% 2,184 2.6%
 Missaukee 14,542 97.6% 143 1.0% 130 0.9% 88 0.6%
 Monroe 143,147 95.7% 4,418 3.0% 740 0.5% 1,263 0.8%
 Montcalm 60,386 95.9% 1,692 2.7% 504 0.8% 363 0.6%
 Montmorency 9,091 98.2% 80 0.9% 63 0.7% 25 0.3%
 Muskegon 142,292 82.4% 26,896 15.6% 2,100 1.2% 1,502 0.9%
 Newaygo 46,378 96.7% 845 1.8% 472 1.0% 253 0.5%
 Oakland 960,430 77.3% 186,654 15.0% 5,349 0.4% 89,871 7.2%
 Oceana 25,189 96.5% 366 1.4% 441 1.7% 109 0.4%
 Ogemaw 20,455 97.7% 160 0.8% 209 1.0% 113 0.5%
 Ontonagon 5,854 97.5% 48 0.8% 82 1.4% 23 0.4%
 Osceola 22,475 97.5% 328 1.4% 167 0.7% 88 0.4%
 Oscoda 8,093 98.1% 60 0.7% 80 1.0% 18 0.2%
 Otsego 23,506 96.9% 288 1.2% 246 1.0% 213 0.9%
 Ottawa 262,259 93.7% 6,729 2.4% 1,852 0.7% 9,115 3.3%
 Presque Isle 12,543 97.7% 116 0.9% 125 1.0% 57 0.4%
 Roscommon 23,210 97.1% 238 1.0% 218 0.9% 232 1.0%
 Saginaw 149,651 77.4% 39,324 20.3% 1,332 0.7% 3,000 1.6%
 St. Clair 152,414 95.3% 5,131 3.2% 1,057 0.7% 1,273 0.8%
 St. Joseph 57,760 94.7% 2,286 3.8% 439 0.7% 533 0.9%
 Sanilac 40,633 98.0% 378 0.9% 278 0.7% 186 0.5%
 Schoolcraft 7,226 88.4% 83 1.0% 846 10.4% 18 0.2%
 Shiawassee 66,932 97.5% 775 1.1% 477 0.7% 435 0.6%
 Tuscola 52,337 97.3% 830 1.5% 386 0.7% 224 0.4%
 Van Buren 69,746 92.9% 3,671 4.9% 1,105 1.5% 555 0.7%
 Washtenaw 272,085 75.8% 49,831 13.9% 2,086 0.6% 34,878 9.7%
 Wayne 980,483 55.7% 705,438 40.1% 12,294 0.7% 61,120 3.5%
 Wexford 32,099 97.3% 373 1.1% 287 0.9% 244 0.7%

Notes:

Number: Population estimates as of July 1 for the specified year.

Percent of total population.

Source: Table prepared by the Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services using Population Estimates (latest update 6/2016) released by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.   For more information about these estimates produced by the U.S. Census Bureau under a collaborative agreement with NCHS, see the NCHS bridged-race methodology.


Last Updated: 07/20/2016