detroit Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 24,593 7.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 144,299 43.2 % 32.8 %
Some College 105,508 31.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 35,234 10.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 24,156 7.2 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 263,360 78.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 46,063 13.8 % 13.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 680,281 - -
19 years old and under 190,331 28.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 229,476 33.7 % 12.9 %
45 to 64 years old 175,308 25.8 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 85,166 12.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 568,440 91.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 41,073 6.6 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 12,041 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 152,420 58.3 % 33.2 %
Married 61,006 23.3 % 50.6 %
Separated 9,637 3.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 38,425 14.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 367,958 - -
Occupied Housing Units 253,490 68.9 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 114,468 31.1 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 240,016 65.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 23,093 6.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 29,183 7.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 10,400 2.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 9,773 2.7 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 10,032 2.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 43,799 11.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 1,616 0.4 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 46 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 10,378 2.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 8,708 2.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 15,534 4.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 24,231 6.6 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 164,989 44.8 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 131,507 35.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 28,059 7.6 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,026 0.3 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 218,630 59.4 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 2,351 0.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 633 0.2 % 1.9 %
Solar 51 0.0 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 1,128 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 1,612 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 98,650 14.8 % 75.7 %
African-American 539,810 81.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 3,157 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 8,478 1.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 16,176 2.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 25,769 53,657
Median Family Income 31,078 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 14,810 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 73 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.38 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 2.72
    [CDD] 3.18
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