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 8,015,307 80.7% 1,488,644 15.0% 90,456 0.9% 333,893 3.4%
 Alcona 10,152 98.1% 76 0.7% 84 0.8% 40 0.4%
 Alger 7,947 86.2% 738 8.0% 480 5.2% 54 0.6%
 Allegan 111,192 96.2% 2,236 1.9% 1,037 0.9% 1,083 0.9%
 Alpena 28,103 97.9% 223 0.8% 184 0.6% 194 0.7%
 Antrim 22,604 97.7% 153 0.7% 309 1.3% 78 0.3%
 Arenac 14,742 97.5% 122 0.8% 194 1.3% 64 0.4%
 Baraga 6,423 75.5% 709 8.3% 1,342 15.8% 29 0.3%
 Barry 58,459 97.9% 537 0.9% 402 0.7% 304 0.5%
 Bay 100,436 95.9% 2,656 2.5% 818 0.8% 837 0.8%
 Benzie 16,986 96.7% 184 1.1% 323 1.8% 79 0.5%
 Berrien 124,643 80.9% 24,669 16.0% 1,188 0.8% 3,510 2.3%
 Branch 41,685 96.0% 1,116 2.6% 270 0.6% 356 0.8%
 Calhoun 112,222 83.5% 17,126 12.7% 1,292 1.0% 3,746 2.8%
 Cass 46,902 90.9% 3,397 6.6% 817 1.6% 483 0.9%
 Charlevoix 25,221 96.4% 233 0.9% 551 2.1% 169 0.7%
 Cheboygan 24,073 94.8% 275 1.1% 933 3.7% 120 0.5%
 Chippewa 27,734 73.5% 2,717 7.2% 6,825 18.1% 448 1.2%
 Clare 29,628 97.6% 314 1.0% 299 1.0% 117 0.4%
 Clinton 74,118 95.2% 1,898 2.4% 443 0.6% 1,429 1.8%
 Crawford 13,378 97.3% 169 1.2% 108 0.8% 89 0.7%
 Delta 34,570 95.5% 289 0.8% 1,167 3.2% 176 0.5%
 Dickinson 24,908 97.5% 207 0.8% 251 1.0% 169 0.7%
 Eaton 97,221 89.1% 8,584 7.9% 748 0.7% 2,607 2.4%
 Emmet 31,132 93.8% 395 1.2% 1,433 4.3% 222 0.7%
 Genesee 312,062 76.4% 88,513 21.7% 3,063 0.8% 4,977 1.2%
 Gladwin 24,634 98.1% 195 0.8% 161 0.6% 132 0.5%
 Gobebic 13,956 91.6% 731 4.8% 488 3.2% 68 0.5%
 Grand Traverse 88,338 95.9% 1,503 1.6% 1,423 1.6% 820 0.9%
 Gratiot 38,182 92.7% 2,465 6.0% 326 0.8% 229 0.6%
 Hillsdale 44,775 97.8% 473 1.0% 294 0.6% 232 0.5%
 Houghton 34,571 94.6% 462 1.3% 301 0.8% 1,221 3.3%
 Huron 30,873 98.1% 257 0.8% 145 0.5% 206 0.7%
 Ingham 224,945 78.1% 40,185 14.0% 2,405 0.8% 20,516 7.1%
 Ionia 59,935 93.3% 3,408 5.3% 501 0.8% 388 0.6%
 Iosco 24,589 97.1% 284 1.1% 265 1.1% 189 0.8%
 Iron 10,884 97.2% 90 0.8% 160 1.4% 61 0.5%
 Isabella 63,857 89.6% 2,606 3.7% 3,197 4.5% 1,622 2.3%
 Jackson 141,074 89.0% 14,940 9.4% 839 0.5% 1,607 1.0%
 Kalamazoo 217,787 83.2% 34,160 13.1% 1,748 0.7% 7,959 3.0%
 Kalkaska 16,806 97.4% 172 1.0% 176 1.0% 109 0.6%
 Kent 540,375 84.2% 74,772 11.6% 5,948 0.9% 21,078 3.3%
 Keweenaw 2,179 99.1% 11 0.5% 7 0.3% 2 0.1%
 Lake 10,146 88.3% 1,163 10.1% 149 1.3% 38 0.3%
 Lapeer 85,812 97.1% 1,283 1.5% 576 0.7% 669 0.8%
 Leelanau 20,502 94.2% 193 0.9% 907 4.2% 163 0.8%
 Lenawee 93,538 95.0% 3,475 3.5% 751 0.8% 740 0.8%
 Livingston 183,957 97.5% 1,446 0.8% 1,053 0.6% 2,168 1.2%
 Luce 5,184 81.5% 755 11.9% 395 6.2% 24 0.4%
 Mackinac 8,372 77.4% 335 3.1% 2,026 18.7% 87 0.8%
 Macomb 720,961 83.1% 106,377 12.3% 3,895 0.5% 36,497 4.2%
 Manistee 22,637 92.9% 962 4.0% 643 2.6% 131 0.5%
 Marquette 62,947 94.8% 1,422 2.1% 1,527 2.3% 539 0.8%
 Mason 27,866 96.5% 420 1.5% 385 1.3% 205 0.7%
 Mecosta 40,737 94.3% 1,582 3.7% 437 1.0% 465 1.1%
 Menominee 22,200 95.4% 214 0.9% 751 3.2% 116 0.5%
 Midland 79,158 94.8% 1,593 1.9% 499 0.6% 2,212 2.7%
 Missaukee 14,705 97.4% 140 0.9% 155 1.0% 102 0.7%
 Monroe 142,949 95.8% 4,338 2.9% 713 0.5% 1,208 0.8%
 Montcalm 60,444 96.0% 1,695 2.7% 498 0.8% 337 0.5%
 Montmorency 9,005 98.2% 75 0.8% 67 0.7% 26 0.3%
 Muskegon 142,761 82.3% 26,936 15.5% 2,108 1.2% 1,603 0.9%
 Newaygo 46,364 96.7% 799 1.7% 495 1.0% 280 0.6%
 Oakland 959,140 77.1% 185,364 14.9% 5,355 0.4% 94,111 7.6%
 Oceana 25,109 96.5% 341 1.3% 467 1.8% 110 0.4%
 Ogemaw 20,414 97.7% 144 0.7% 228 1.1% 118 0.6%
 Ontonagon 5,753 97.3% 47 0.8% 83 1.4% 28 0.5%
 Osceola 22,487 97.3% 362 1.6% 166 0.7% 95 0.4%
 Oscoda 8,098 98.0% 68 0.8% 74 0.9% 24 0.3%
 Otsego 23,745 97.0% 278 1.1% 256 1.1% 191 0.8%
 Ottawa 264,698 93.8% 6,669 2.4% 1,899 0.7% 8,984 3.2%
 Presque Isle 12,458 97.6% 125 1.0% 117 0.9% 62 0.5%
 Roscommon 23,037 97.2% 233 1.0% 219 0.9% 211 0.9%
 Saginaw 148,804 77.4% 39,213 20.4% 1,332 0.7% 2,977 1.6%
 St. Clair 152,010 95.3% 5,160 3.2% 1,075 0.7% 1,342 0.8%
 St. Joseph 57,675 94.8% 2,253 3.7% 437 0.7% 488 0.8%
 Sanilac 40,586 98.0% 361 0.9% 281 0.7% 181 0.4%
 Schoolcraft 7,077 88.5% 75 0.9% 832 10.4% 17 0.2%
 Shiawassee 66,914 97.6% 750 1.1% 473 0.7% 417 0.6%
 Tuscola 51,896 97.3% 849 1.6% 392 0.7% 201 0.4%
 Van Buren 69,948 93.0% 3,562 4.7% 1,098 1.5% 615 0.8%
 Washtenaw 276,994 76.0% 49,929 13.7% 2,048 0.6% 35,738 9.8%
 Wayne 971,652 55.5% 703,056 40.2% 12,350 0.7% 62,308 3.6%
 Wexford 32,266 97.3% 352 1.1% 299 0.9% 246 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 6/2017) 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: 07/21/2017