detroit Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 26,702 7.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 140,428 41.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 111,701 32.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 38,959 11.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 22,635 6.6 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 270,978 79.6 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 48,340 14.2 % 14.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 677,124 - -
19 years old and under 189,146 27.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 230,491 34.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 171,444 25.3 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 86,043 12.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 556,572 90.6 % 84.6 %
Spanish 45,258 7.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 12,572 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 155,502 60.4 % 33.5 %
Married 56,512 22.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 8,735 3.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 36,503 14.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 361,370 - -
Occupied Housing Units 255,580 70.7 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 105,790 29.3 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 237,551 65.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 24,113 6.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 25,118 7.0 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 9,103 2.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 8,379 2.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 9,387 2.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 46,952 13.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 767 0.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 7,614 2.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 8,397 2.3 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 14,808 4.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 25,228 7.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 164,061 45.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 127,552 35.3 % 13.0 %
Electric 31,183 8.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,020 0.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 217,875 60.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 1,720 0.5 % 4.1 %
Coal 166 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 454 0.1 % 1.8 %
Solar 49 0.0 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 1,087 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 2,026 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 95,272 14.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 538,304 81.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,738 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 8,790 1.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 20,567 3.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 25,980 55,775
Median Family Income 30,209 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 15,611 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 46.67 %
  • Temperature 58.97 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.76 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 15.8
    [CDD] 0.12
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com