Wakefield, MI has a population of 1,731 and is the 11,880th largest city in the United States. The population density is 220 per sq mi which is 118% higher than the Michigan average and 143% higher than the national average. The median age in Wakefield is 51 which is approximately 30% higher than the Michigan average of 40. In Wakefield, 66% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 75% of Wakefield residents were born in Michigan, 24% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.