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Grand Ledge, MI Population and Races

 
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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Grand Ledge is 7,779, which is 0.44% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of -0.50% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Grand Ledge population density is 2,127.70 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 102.25 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Grand Ledge is white, which represent 97.31% of the total population. The average Grand Ledge education level is higher than the state average and is higher than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 7,779. #132

Population Growth Since 2000, #251

Grand Ledge, MI
-0.44%
Michigan
-0.50%
U.S.
11.61%

Population Density, #111

Grand Ledge, MI
2,127.70 per square mile
Michigan
102.25 per square mile
U.S.
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:7,570 (97.31%, #194)
Black:14 (0.18%, #426)
Hispanic:211 (2.71%, #309)
Asian:0 (0.00%, #384)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):55 (0.71%, #201)
One Race, Other:54 (0.69%, see rank)
Two or More Races:86 (1.11%, see rank)
 

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

6,274 (80.65%) out of the total population of 7,779 reported first ancestry.

 Grand Ledge, MI% of the Total PopulationMichiganU.S.
Arab320.41%, see rank1.70%0.56%
Czech670.86%, see rank0.48%0.47%
Danish150.19%, see rank0.38%0.42%
Dutch5537.11%, see rank4.77%1.40%
English1,00412.91%, see rank9.31%8.02%
French7009.00%, see rank6.00%3.34%
German2,67134.34%, see rank20.99%15.03%
Greek250.32%, see rank0.44%0.41%
Hungarian290.37%, see rank0.96%0.46%
Irish1,21815.66%, see rank11.09%10.80%
Italian3834.92%, see rank4.72%5.52%
Norwegian1832.35%, see rank0.77%1.42%
Polish3834.92%, see rank8.63%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.06%0.44%
Russian1051.35%, see rank0.73%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1111.43%, see rank0.71%0.99%
Scottish1311.68%, see rank2.22%1.72%
Subsaharan African210.27%, see rank0.58%0.95%
Swedish2102.70%, see rank1.52%1.27%
Swiss170.22%, see rank0.24%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.39%0.31%
American5186.66%, see rank5.98%7.12%
Welsh1762.26%, see rank0.47%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 3,492 (44.89%, see rank)
Females: 4,287 (55.11%, see rank)

Grand Ledge, MI
Male: 44.89%
Female: 55.11%
Michigan
Male: 49.09%
Female: 50.91%
U.S.
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Grand Ledge, MI
40.80 years old
Michigan
39.30 years old
U.S.
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Grand Ledge, MI
38.80 years old
Michigan
38.00 years old
U.S.
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Grand Ledge, MI
42.40 years old
Michigan
40.60 years old
U.S.
38.80 years old

 Grand Ledge, MI% of the Total PopulationMichiganU.S.
Under 5 years3644.68%, see rank5.85%6.36%
5 to 9 years5587.17%, see rank6.30%6.51%
10 to 14 years3544.55%, see rank6.64%6.59%
15 to 19 years7179.22%, see rank7.12%6.85%
20 to 24 years4565.86%, see rank7.14%7.13%
25 to 34 years97212.50%, see rank11.92%13.47%
35 to 44 years92611.90%, see rank12.39%12.96%
45 to 54 years1,28216.48%, see rank14.69%14.09%
55 to 64 years92511.89%, see rank13.36%12.29%
65 to 74 years5136.59%, see rank8.04%7.64%
75 to 84 3814.90%, see rank4.53%4.25%
85 years and over3314.26%, see rank2.02%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Grand Ledge, MIMichiganU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population5,330, 100%6,619,834209,056,129
Less Than High School167, 3.13%, see rank10.73%13.67%
High School Graduate1,455, 27.30%, see rank30.18%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree2,327, 43.66%, see rank32.68%29.09%
Bachelor Degree787, 14.77%, see rank16.15%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree594, 11.14%, see rank10.27%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#14.12, see rank13.5913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Grand Ledge, MI MichiganU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten17466.09%33.91%77.32%22.68%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)72794.36%, see rank5.64%, see rank89.70%10.30%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)645100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank91.59%8.41%90.60%9.40%
College46691.20%, see rank8.80%, see rank84.70%15.30%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School8555.29%, see rank44.71%, see rank75.66%24.34%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Grand Ledge, MIMichiganU.S.
Total Households3,324, 100%3,827,880116,211,092
Average Household Size2.34, see rank2.522.63
1 Person Households1,047, 31.50%, see rank28.90%27.57%
2 or More Person Households2,277, 68.50%, see rank71.10%72.43%
Family Households (Families)2,050, 61.67%, see rank65.34%66.22%
Average Family Size3.05, see rank3.203.32
Married-Couple Family1,540, 46.33%, see rank48.00%48.42%
Nonfamily Households1,274, 38.33%, see rank34.66%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Grand Ledge, MI%MichiganU.S.
15 Years and Over Total6,503see rank8,030,282252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over2,904100%, see rank3,903,030123,281,364
Never Married84028.93%, see rank35.49%35.77%
Married1,60455.23%, see rank51.21%52.04%
Widowed1194.10%, see rank2.74%2.57%
Divorced34111.74%, see rank10.56%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over3,599100%, see rank4,127,252129,692,771
Never Married1,02328.42%, see rank29.42%29.48%
Married1,60044.46%, see rank48.54%49.19%
Widowed39110.86%, see rank9.51%9.16%
Divorced58516.25%, see rank12.53%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Grand Ledge, MI%MichiganU.S.
Native7,68098.73%, see rank93.83%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence6,17979.43%, see rank76.68%58.73%
Born in Different State1,41918.24%, see rank16.47%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
821.05%, see rank0.67%1.42%
Foreign Born991.27%, see rank6.17%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship680.87%, see rank3.12%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship310.40%, see rank3.06%7.09%
Born In Europe400.51%, see rank1.37%1.53%
Born In Asia80.10%, see rank2.93%3.82%
Born In Africa340.44%, see rank0.27%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America00.00%, see rank1.18%6.83%
Born In Northern America170.22%, see rank0.40%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Grand Ledge, MI%MichiganU.S.
English3,06592.21%, see rank90.09%79.39%
Spanish1544.63%, see rank3.16%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages752.26%, see rank3.59%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages60.18%, see rank1.55%3.36%
Other240.72%, see rank1.60%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.


 
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