Howard City demographics profile

StatisticHoward CityMichiganNational
Population density (sq mi)74517891
Median age31.639.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%41%43%
Speak English99%91%79%
Speak Spanish1%3%13%
Howard City, MI has a population of 1,799 and is the 11,647th largest city in the United States. The population density is 745 per sq mi which is 319% higher than the Michigan average and 722% higher than the national average. The median age in Howard City is 32 which is approximately 20% lower than the Michigan average of 40. In Howard City, 53% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 89% of Howard City residents were born in Michigan, 10% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Howard City is 319% higher than Michigan.
  • The median age in Howard City is 20% lower than Michigan.
  • In Howard City 96.28% of the population is White.
  • In Howard City 0.11% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Howard City 0.22% of the population is Asian.

Compare Howard City, MI Demographics To Other Cities


      Howard City population breakdown by race

      RaceHoward CityMichiganNational
      Black or African American0.11%13.89%12.63%
      American Indian0.22%0.53%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.89%2.74%3.06%
      Other race0.28%1.12%4.75%
      In Howard City, 3.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Howard City, MI demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).