Population Trends by Race and County
Michigan, 2016

(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 8,018,814 80.7% 1,489,671 15.0% 90,269 0.9% 334,691 3.4%
 Alcona 10,182 98.1% 76 0.7% 83 0.8% 42 0.4%
 Alger 7,859 86.2% 739 8.1% 480 5.3% 37 0.4%
 Allegan 110,598 96.2% 2,253 2.0% 1,024 0.9% 1,080 0.9%
 Alpena 28,054 97.9% 225 0.8% 190 0.7% 188 0.7%
 Antrim 22,518 97.6% 165 0.7% 302 1.3% 81 0.4%
 Arenac 14,747 97.5% 123 0.8% 199 1.3% 58 0.4%
 Baraga 6,467 75.8% 706 8.3% 1,335 15.6% 28 0.3%
 Barry 58,490 98.0% 527 0.9% 396 0.7% 299 0.5%
 Bay 100,262 96.0% 2,656 2.5% 805 0.8% 758 0.7%
 Benzie 16,949 96.7% 179 1.0% 316 1.8% 80 0.5%
 Berrien 124,749 80.9% 24,734 16.0% 1,204 0.8% 3,470 2.3%
 Branch 41,726 96.0% 1,112 2.6% 277 0.6% 342 0.8%
 Calhoun 111,962 83.4% 17,135 12.8% 1,293 1.0% 3,788 2.8%
 Cass 46,552 90.9% 3,384 6.6% 803 1.6% 470 0.9%
 Charlevoix 25,202 96.5% 229 0.9% 532 2.0% 159 0.6%
 Cheboygan 24,092 94.8% 262 1.0% 937 3.7% 113 0.4%
 Chippewa 27,674 73.4% 2,719 7.2% 6,889 18.3% 414 1.1%
 Clare 29,694 97.7% 303 1.0% 295 1.0% 114 0.4%
 Clinton 73,794 95.2% 1,891 2.4% 450 0.6% 1,395 1.8%
 Crawford 13,355 97.2% 174 1.3% 110 0.8% 100 0.7%
 Delta 34,586 95.5% 295 0.8% 1,152 3.2% 192 0.5%
 Dickinson 24,877 97.5% 211 0.8% 253 1.0% 174 0.7%
 Eaton 96,968 89.1% 8,496 7.8% 717 0.7% 2,666 2.5%
 Emmet 30,894 93.9% 375 1.1% 1,425 4.3% 222 0.7%
 Genesee 312,239 76.4% 88,312 21.6% 3,101 0.8% 4,955 1.2%
 Gladwin 24,670 98.1% 192 0.8% 167 0.7% 115 0.5%
 Gobebic 14,067 91.7% 736 4.8% 482 3.1% 64 0.4%
 Grand Traverse 88,177 95.9% 1,508 1.6% 1,438 1.6% 791 0.9%
 Gratiot 37,892 92.6% 2,457 6.0% 337 0.8% 246 0.6%
 Hillsdale 44,765 97.8% 476 1.0% 296 0.7% 230 0.5%
 Houghton 34,334 94.6% 460 1.3% 286 0.8% 1,207 3.3%
 Huron 30,845 98.1% 271 0.9% 142 0.5% 193 0.6%
 Ingham 225,018 78.2% 40,020 13.9% 2,414 0.8% 20,481 7.1%
 Ionia 59,911 93.4% 3,401 5.3% 495 0.8% 375 0.6%
 Iosco 24,529 97.1% 278 1.1% 264 1.0% 200 0.8%
 Iron 10,876 97.3% 91 0.8% 160 1.4% 55 0.5%
 Isabella 63,783 89.7% 2,616 3.7% 3,206 4.5% 1,528 2.2%
 Jackson 140,852 89.0% 14,917 9.4% 837 0.5% 1,609 1.0%
 Kalamazoo 217,216 83.2% 34,250 13.1% 1,721 0.7% 7,869 3.0%
 Kalkaska 16,846 97.4% 170 1.0% 183 1.1% 101 0.6%
 Kent 540,599 84.1% 75,011 11.7% 5,930 0.9% 21,369 3.3%
 Keweenaw 2,118 99.0% 12 0.6% 7 0.3% 2 0.1%
 Lake 10,374 87.5% 1,293 10.9% 153 1.3% 41 0.4%
 Lapeer 85,655 97.2% 1,290 1.5% 561 0.6% 635 0.7%
 Leelanau 20,236 94.2% 197 0.9% 927 4.3% 133 0.6%
 Lenawee 93,516 94.9% 3,527 3.6% 750 0.8% 717 0.7%
 Livingston 183,648 97.5% 1,447 0.8% 1,095 0.6% 2,168 1.2%
 Luce 5,164 81.4% 756 11.9% 399 6.3% 22 0.4%
 Mackinac 8,268 77.3% 332 3.1% 2,017 18.9% 77 0.7%
 Macomb 721,185 83.1% 106,280 12.3% 3,938 0.5% 36,100 4.2%
 Manistee 22,712 92.9% 959 3.9% 642 2.6% 125 0.5%
 Marquette 62,959 94.7% 1,415 2.1% 1,522 2.3% 565 0.9%
 Mason 27,845 96.5% 412 1.4% 378 1.3% 211 0.7%
 Mecosta 40,720 94.3% 1,573 3.6% 426 1.0% 453 1.1%
 Menominee 22,142 95.4% 211 0.9% 755 3.3% 113 0.5%
 Midland 79,202 94.9% 1,563 1.9% 479 0.6% 2,189 2.6%
 Missaukee 14,636 97.4% 138 0.9% 149 1.0% 109 0.7%
 Monroe 142,887 95.8% 4,391 2.9% 716 0.5% 1,229 0.8%
 Montcalm 60,468 96.0% 1,688 2.7% 490 0.8% 317 0.5%
 Montmorency 9,043 98.2% 76 0.8% 62 0.7% 25 0.3%
 Muskegon 142,545 82.4% 26,939 15.6% 2,128 1.2% 1,490 0.9%
 Newaygo 46,256 96.8% 777 1.6% 493 1.0% 262 0.6%
 Oakland 960,850 77.1% 184,510 14.8% 5,273 0.4% 95,129 7.6%
 Oceana 25,309 96.3% 401 1.5% 461 1.8% 110 0.4%
 Ogemaw 20,409 97.6% 143 0.7% 224 1.1% 126 0.6%
 Ontonagon 5,775 97.4% 43 0.7% 82 1.4% 31 0.5%
 Osceola 22,555 97.3% 353 1.5% 171 0.7% 92 0.4%
 Oscoda 8,102 98.1% 63 0.8% 74 0.9% 23 0.3%
 Otsego 23,661 97.0% 268 1.1% 253 1.0% 203 0.8%
 Ottawa 265,703 93.8% 6,659 2.4% 1,911 0.7% 8,969 3.2%
 Presque Isle 12,408 97.5% 123 1.0% 121 1.0% 73 0.6%
 Roscommon 23,236 97.4% 224 0.9% 216 0.9% 171 0.7%
 Saginaw 148,903 77.4% 39,102 20.3% 1,353 0.7% 2,927 1.5%
 St. Clair 151,941 95.3% 5,151 3.2% 1,083 0.7% 1,332 0.8%
 St. Joseph 57,701 94.9% 2,225 3.7% 425 0.7% 481 0.8%
 Sanilac 40,580 98.0% 362 0.9% 275 0.7% 175 0.4%
 Schoolcraft 7,068 88.5% 71 0.9% 835 10.5% 16 0.2%
 Shiawassee 66,908 97.6% 742 1.1% 475 0.7% 416 0.6%
 Tuscola 51,818 97.3% 820 1.5% 398 0.8% 199 0.4%
 Van Buren 69,862 92.9% 3,589 4.8% 1,087 1.5% 663 0.9%
 Washtenaw 276,846 75.9% 49,999 13.7% 2,099 0.6% 35,808 9.8%
 Wayne 976,536 55.6% 705,053 40.1% 12,143 0.7% 62,866 3.6%
 Wexford 32,194 97.3% 359 1.1% 297 0.9% 240 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 6/2018) 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: 07/10/2018