Population Trends by Race and County
Michigan, 2017

(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 8,029,056 80.6% 1,493,499 15.0% 91,554 0.9% 348,202 3.5%
 Alcona 10,138 97.9% 86 0.8% 80 0.8% 47 0.5%
 Alger 7,882 86.4% 728 8.0% 470 5.2% 41 0.5%
 Allegan 111,879 96.1% 2,355 2.0% 1,039 0.9% 1,174 1.0%
 Alpena 27,832 97.8% 246 0.9% 195 0.7% 189 0.7%
 Antrim 22,726 97.6% 172 0.7% 306 1.3% 88 0.4%
 Arenac 14,651 97.4% 134 0.9% 201 1.3% 59 0.4%
 Baraga 6,371 75.5% 706 8.4% 1,337 15.8% 27 0.3%
 Barry 59,270 97.8% 592 1.0% 401 0.7% 323 0.5%
 Bay 99,973 95.9% 2,718 2.6% 801 0.8% 747 0.7%
 Benzie 16,965 96.5% 188 1.1% 329 1.9% 91 0.5%
 Berrien 124,767 80.9% 24,681 16.0% 1,207 0.8% 3,604 2.3%
 Branch 41,663 96.0% 1,113 2.6% 282 0.7% 352 0.8%
 Calhoun 111,652 83.2% 17,134 12.8% 1,309 1.0% 4,033 3.0%
 Cass 46,698 90.9% 3,391 6.6% 796 1.6% 496 1.0%
 Charlevoix 25,194 96.4% 228 0.9% 544 2.1% 173 0.7%
 Cheboygan 24,033 94.7% 274 1.1% 928 3.7% 134 0.5%
 Chippewa 27,672 73.4% 2,758 7.3% 6,848 18.2% 433 1.2%
 Clare 29,878 97.5% 335 1.1% 323 1.1% 117 0.4%
 Clinton 74,501 95.0% 2,011 2.6% 489 0.6% 1,442 1.8%
 Crawford 13,525 97.3% 167 1.2% 107 0.8% 108 0.8%
 Delta 34,306 95.4% 294 0.8% 1,163 3.2% 202 0.6%
 Dickinson 24,747 97.4% 224 0.9% 265 1.0% 179 0.7%
 Eaton 96,941 88.9% 8,569 7.9% 737 0.7% 2,780 2.6%
 Emmet 31,094 93.7% 383 1.2% 1,485 4.5% 231 0.7%
 Genesee 311,570 76.5% 87,648 21.5% 3,146 0.8% 5,021 1.2%
 Gladwin 24,747 98.1% 203 0.8% 169 0.7% 115 0.5%
 Gobebic 14,034 91.5% 736 4.8% 503 3.3% 69 0.5%
 Grand Traverse 88,466 96.4% 1,106 1.2% 1,415 1.5% 820 0.9%
 Gratiot 37,774 92.1% 2,637 6.4% 353 0.9% 254 0.6%
 Hillsdale 44,847 97.8% 463 1.0% 319 0.7% 250 0.5%
 Houghton 34,381 94.7% 445 1.2% 318 0.9% 1,161 3.2%
 Huron 30,699 98.1% 246 0.8% 128 0.4% 207 0.7%
 Ingham 225,908 77.9% 40,454 13.9% 2,494 0.9% 21,330 7.4%
 Ionia 60,005 93.3% 3,401 5.3% 521 0.8% 364 0.6%
 Iosco 24,373 96.9% 300 1.2% 281 1.1% 208 0.8%
 Iron 10,805 97.1% 86 0.8% 174 1.6% 59 0.5%
 Isabella 63,731 89.7% 2,630 3.7% 3,220 4.5% 1,482 2.1%
 Jackson 141,227 89.0% 14,926 9.4% 838 0.5% 1,649 1.0%
 Kalamazoo 218,368 83.0% 34,729 13.2% 1,791 0.7% 8,097 3.1%
 Kalkaska 17,147 97.2% 184 1.0% 193 1.1% 110 0.6%
 Kent 543,909 83.9% 76,043 11.7% 6,133 1.0% 22,509 3.5%
 Keweenaw 2,082 98.9% 15 0.7% 7 0.3% 1 0.1%
 Lake 10,544 87.8% 1,275 10.6% 152 1.3% 42 0.4%
 Lapeer 85,581 97.1% 1,353 1.5% 581 0.7% 659 0.8%
 Leelanau 20,340 93.9% 223 1.0% 947 4.4% 147 0.7%
 Lenawee 93,609 94.9% 3,547 3.6% 749 0.8% 718 0.7%
 Livingston 184,691 97.4% 1,546 0.8% 1,119 0.6% 2,295 1.2%
 Luce 5,143 80.9% 796 12.5% 398 6.3% 21 0.3%
 Mackinac 8,253 77.0% 358 3.3% 2,019 18.9% 82 0.8%
 Macomb 719,873 82.6% 109,782 12.6% 3,909 0.5% 37,811 4.3%
 Manistee 22,754 93.2% 925 3.8% 631 2.6% 117 0.5%
 Marquette 62,998 94.7% 1,324 2.0% 1,560 2.4% 620 0.9%
 Mason 28,018 96.4% 448 1.5% 381 1.3% 226 0.8%
 Mecosta 40,916 94.3% 1,582 3.7% 435 1.0% 458 1.1%
 Menominee 21,922 95.1% 250 1.1% 748 3.3% 126 0.6%
 Midland 79,139 94.9% 1,593 1.9% 493 0.6% 2,186 2.6%
 Missaukee 14,570 97.2% 164 1.1% 153 1.0% 111 0.7%
 Monroe 143,017 95.6% 4,595 3.1% 715 0.5% 1,322 0.9%
 Montcalm 60,933 95.9% 1,789 2.8% 505 0.8% 323 0.5%
 Montmorency 9,068 98.0% 90 1.0% 66 0.7% 26 0.3%
 Muskegon 142,945 82.3% 27,073 15.6% 2,129 1.2% 1,546 0.9%
 Newaygo 46,648 96.7% 818 1.7% 507 1.1% 269 0.6%
 Oakland 960,703 76.8% 185,178 14.8% 5,366 0.4% 99,589 8.0%
 Oceana 25,455 96.3% 399 1.5% 477 1.8% 111 0.4%
 Ogemaw 20,457 97.5% 153 0.7% 232 1.1% 139 0.7%
 Ontonagon 5,702 97.0% 54 0.9% 88 1.5% 37 0.6%
 Osceola 22,610 97.2% 362 1.6% 185 0.8% 103 0.4%
 Oscoda 8,102 97.8% 75 0.9% 86 1.0% 24 0.3%
 Otsego 23,788 96.9% 266 1.1% 264 1.1% 220 0.9%
 Ottawa 268,377 93.7% 6,809 2.4% 1,937 0.7% 9,260 3.2%
 Presque Isle 12,446 97.3% 136 1.1% 128 1.0% 81 0.6%
 Roscommon 23,240 97.3% 228 1.0% 230 1.0% 197 0.8%
 Saginaw 148,372 77.3% 39,103 20.4% 1,369 0.7% 3,090 1.6%
 St. Clair 151,737 95.2% 5,143 3.2% 1,104 0.7% 1,366 0.9%
 St. Joseph 57,770 94.8% 2,254 3.7% 444 0.7% 479 0.8%
 Sanilac 40,409 97.9% 402 1.0% 276 0.7% 182 0.4%
 Schoolcraft 7,089 88.1% 95 1.2% 840 10.4% 25 0.3%
 Shiawassee 66,743 97.5% 765 1.1% 489 0.7% 449 0.7%
 Tuscola 51,317 97.3% 822 1.6% 420 0.8% 205 0.4%
 Van Buren 69,939 92.8% 3,655 4.9% 1,078 1.4% 681 0.9%
 Washtenaw 278,683 75.8% 49,883 13.6% 2,127 0.6% 36,934 10.1%
 Wayne 974,361 55.6% 702,071 40.0% 12,282 0.7% 64,902 3.7%
 Wexford 32,363 97.3% 376 1.1% 290 0.9% 247 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