Population Demographics

  • The city's population is 94.9% native born and 5.1% foreign born.
  • The population of Detroit, MI is 713,777.
  • The city's residents are 29.1% married and 70.9% single.
  • The city's residents are 47.3% males and 52.7% women.
  • The city's population is 11.0% college educated and 76.8% have a high school diploma or a GED.
  • The races making up the largest parts of the population are: Black or African American [82.7%], White [10.6%] and Hispanic [6.8%].

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Economy

  • In Detroit, MI, the median worker income is $21,396. This is lower than the national average of $29,701.
  • The poverty rate for Detroit, MI is 29.9%.
  • As of the last census, the Detroit, MI unemployment rate of 24.8% was worse than the 7.9% national average.
  • Typically, people work 37/hrs per week in Detroit, MI.
  • The break down for commute times in Detroit, MI is: 55.1% under 25 mins, 31.3% 25-45 mins, and 13.6% above 45 minutes.

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Homes

  • The typical home has 6 rooms.
  • The median age of homes in Detroit, MI is 71 years.
  • $1,208 a month is the typical owner cost for a home with a mortgage.
  • Rentals are 33.8% of homes and 40.5% of homes are occupied by their owners.

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Location

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Zip Codes

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