Ionia demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,14910191
Median age34.439.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)33%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%41%43%
Speak English95%91%79%
Speak Spanish3%3%13%
Ionia, MI has a population of 11,396 and is the 3,560th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,149 per sq mi which is 2031% higher than the Michigan average and 2272% higher than the national average. The median age in Ionia is 34 which is approximately 13% lower than the Michigan average of 40. In Ionia, 33% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 95% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 85% of Ionia residents were born in Michigan, 13% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Ionia is 2031% higher than Michigan.
  • The median age in Ionia is 13% lower than Michigan.
  • In Ionia 75.94% of the population is White.
  • In Ionia 15.71% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Ionia 0.06% of the population is Asian.

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Ionia population breakdown by race

Black or African American15.71%13.89%12.63%
American Indian0.45%0.53%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race7.09%2.74%3.06%
Other race0.75%1.12%4.75%
In Ionia, 6.9% 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 Ionia, MI demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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