Detroit, MI is Somewhat Livable
• Detroit is ranked #12105 in Michigan • Detroit is ranked #19980 in the USA
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Statistic Detroit Michigan National
Population (2013) 721,459 9,897,264 309,138,711
Population density (sq mi) 5,200 175 90
Median age 34.7 38.8 37.2
Male/Female ratio 0.9:1 1.0:1 1.0:1
Married (15yrs & older) 34% 57% 56%
Have children (under 18yrs) 47% 44% 45%
Caucasian 12% 79% 74%
African American 82% 14% 13%
Asian 1% 2% 5%
Speak English 91% 91% 79%
Speak Spanish 6% 3% 13%
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AreaVibes Contributor reviewed Detroit
November 17, 2014
Detroit, MI Needs Credit Where Credit Is Due I moved to Detroit MI about five years ago after living in Brooklyn my entire life. For anyone who has never been to Detroit before it might be easy to assume that moving from one major city to the next should not be a problem. The truth… Read full review Recent Detroit forum postings
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March 08, 2011
Detroit Lions 2011-2012 Does anyone else think that the Detroit Lions could win 8 or 9 games next year and be somewhere in the playoff picture down the stretch? The Lions finished the season so strong with 4 wins in a row, including a win over the Super Bowl… See full question Neighborhoods in & around Detroit, MI
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