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Macomb County, Michigan; Bay County, Michigan; Wayne County, Michigan

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Macomb County, Michigan
Bay County, Michigan
Wayne County, Michigan
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 873,972 103,126 1,749,343
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 873,972 103,126 1,749,343
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 841,039 107,773 1,820,473
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3.9% -4.3% -3.9%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 840,978 107,771 1,820,584
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.4%
5.0%
6.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.8%
19.9%
23.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
17.4%
21.0%
15.8%
Female persons, percent
51.3%
50.9%
51.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
80.3%
94.6%
54.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
12.6%
1.8%
38.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.6%
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
4.3%
0.6%
3.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Z
Z
Two or More Races, percent
2.5%
2.3%
2.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.8%
5.5%
6.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
78.0%
89.8%
49.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 47,881 7,621 79,330
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 11.2% 1.4% 9.1%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 369,479 48,366 815,510
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 73.3% 76.8% 62.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $166,800 $102,000 $113,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,362 $1,049 $1,305
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $532 $463 $503
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $962 $663 $875
Building permits, 2019 2,111 83 1,670
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 346,402 44,339 682,282
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.49 2.32 2.54
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 88.0% 89.1% 87.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 14.2% 2.1% 14.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 90.6% 87.2% 87.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 86.0% 81.7% 75.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 89.9% 90.5% 86.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 24.9% 19.3% 23.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 9.8% 11.2% 11.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.4%
6.6%
6.9%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 63.8% 58.8% 59.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 58.0% 54.8% 55.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,263,144 172,003 4,238,773
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 4,079,624 682,465 12,420,402
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 27,017,325 1,149,352 56,638,522
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,776,057 D 25,358,308
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 11,304,239 1,302,984 17,409,409
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $13,340 $12,185 $9,713
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 27.9 22.8 25.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $62,855 $48,819 $47,301
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $32,238 $27,469 $27,282
Persons in poverty, percent
8.6%
13.4%
19.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 19,219 2,125 32,683
Total employment, 2018 314,200 30,388 659,107
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 16,244,731 1,267,077 36,938,915
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.4% 1.7% 2.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 68,207 5,702 132,583
All firms, 2012 72,641 7,236 151,746
Men-owned firms, 2012 40,845 3,923 69,371
Women-owned firms, 2012 25,548 2,228 71,897
Minority-owned firms, 2012 10,765 369 70,996
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 60,452 6,564 77,652
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 6,425 925 12,688
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 63,988 5,927 134,610
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 1,754.9 243.7 2,974.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 479.22 442.30 612.08
FIPS Code 26099 26017 26163
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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