Owosso, MI

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2021 Population
14,708
1.6% 1-year growth
US Senator
Debbie Stabenow
Democratic Party
US Senator
Gary Peters
Democratic Party
2021 Median Age
37.5
2.74% 1-year increase
2021 Poverty Rate
13.4%
9.82% 1-year decrease
2021 Median Household Income
$45,599
8.72% 1-year growth
2021 Median Property Value
$95,600
4.82% 1-year growth
2021 Employed Population
7,235
1.99% 1-year growth

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In 2021, Owosso, MI had a population of 14.7k people with a median age of 37.5 and a median household income of $45,599. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Owosso, MI grew from 14,476 to 14,708, a 1.6% increase and its median household income grew from $41,943 to $45,599, a 8.72% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Owosso, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (93%), White (Hispanic) (2.92%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.16%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.2%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.32%).

None of the households in Owosso, MI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.5% of the residents in Owosso, MI are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Owosso, MI are Baker College (168847) (1,905 degrees awarded in 2021).

In 2021, the median property value in Owosso, MI was $95,600, and the homeownership rate was 62%.

Most people in Owosso, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Owosso, MI was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Owosso, MI is home to a population of 14.7k people, from which 99.5% are citizens. As of 2021, 0.85% of Owosso, MI residents were born outside of the country (125 people).

In 2021, there were 31.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.7k people) in Owosso, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 429 White (Hispanic) and 317 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.5%
2021 Citizenship
99.6%
2020 Citizenship

As of 2021, 99.5% of Owosso, MI residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2020, the percentage of US citizens in Owosso, MI was 99.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Owosso, MI
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    13.7k ± 267
  2. White (Hispanic)
    429 ± 210
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    317 ± 136
3.11%
Hispanic Population
458 people

In 2021, there were 31.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.7k people) in Owosso, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 429 White (Hispanic) and 317 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.11% of the people in Owosso, MI are hispanic (458 people).

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    79,412 ± 6,891 people
  2. India
    76,245 ± 6,753 people
  3. Iraq
    59,562 ± 5,974 people

In 2021, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Michigan was Mexico, the natal country of 79,412 Michigan residents, followed by India with 76,245 and Iraq with 59,562.

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Foreign-Born Population

0.85%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
125 people
0.725%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
105 people

As of 2021, 0.85% of Owosso, MI residents (125 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2020, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Owosso, MI was 0.725%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    210 ± 79
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    119 ± 74
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    93 ± 59

Owosso, MI has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.76 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Owosso, MI employs 7.24k people. The largest industries in Owosso, MI are Manufacturing (1,640 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,378 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (749 people), and the highest paying industries are Public Administration ($61,184), Finance & Insurance ($47,292), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($41,786).

Males in Michigan have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $53,616. The income inequality in Michigan (measured using the Gini index) is 0.468, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

7.24k
2021 Value
± 604
1.99%
1 Year growth
± 11.4%

From 2020 to 2021, employment in Owosso, MI grew at a rate of 1.99%, from 7.09k employees to 7.24k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Owosso, MI, are Production Occupations (1,138 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (982 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (675 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Owosso, MI.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

7.24k
2021 Value
± 604
1.99%
1 Year growth
± 11.4%

From 2020 to 2021, employment in Owosso, MI grew at a rate of 1.99%, from 7.09k employees to 7.24k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Owosso, MI, are Manufacturing (1,640 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,378 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (749 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Owosso, MI, though some of these residents may live in Owosso, MI and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$38,708
Median earning men ± $5,518
$25,900
Median earning women ± $2,003

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2021 are Public Administration ($80,809), Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($57,964), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($52,969).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2021 are Public Administration ($51,050), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($42,321), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($31,917).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
2.75%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 155M people employed in Michigan. This represents a 2.75% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Michigan.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $217B
  2. $58.2B
  3. $51.2B

In 2020, the top outbound Michigan product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $217B, followed by Machinery ($58.2B) and Mixed freight ($51.2B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Michigan products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$667B
2020 Value in Michigan
$1.16T
Projected 2050 Value in Michigan
74% growth

In 2020, total outbound Michigan trade was $667B. This is expected to increase 74% to $1.16T by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Michigan trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $37.2B
  2. $33.2B
  3. $31.6B

In 2020, the top outbound Michigan domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $37.2B, followed by Indiana with $33.2B and Texas and $31.6B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Michigan shares with each state (excluding itself).

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flagCivics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Michigan went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 50.6% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (47.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.09%).

Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters are the senators currently representing the state of Michigan. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Michigan is currently represented by 13 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Michigan

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Debbie Stabenow
Senator from Michigan1
Assumed office on January 3, 2001
Gary Peters
Senator from Michigan2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters are the senators currently representing Michigan.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Michigan over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Michigan

Michigan is currently represented by 13 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Michigan have changed over time starting in 2008.

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learningEducation

In 2021, universities in Owosso, MI awarded 1,905 degrees. The student population of Owosso, MI in 2021 is skewed towards women, with 2,646 male students and 7,292 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Owosso, MI are White (1,468 and 77.1%), followed by Black or African American (181 and 9.5%), Two or More Races (109 and 5.72%), and Hispanic or Latino (77 and 4.04%).

The largest universities in Owosso, MI by number of degrees awarded are Baker College (168847) (1,905 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Owosso, MI are General Business Administration & Management (310 and 16.3%), Registered Nursing (249 and 13.1%), and Health Care Administration & Management (114 and 5.98%).

The median tuition cost in Owosso, MI for private four year colleges is $12,180.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

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In 2021 in Owosso, MI, the percentage of applicants admitted was 41%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 72.7%. The number of students enrolled in 2021 was 9,938 (26.6% men and 73.4% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2021 there were 9,938 students enrolled in Owosso, MI, 26.6% men and 73.4% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 7,446 records, of which 73.3% were women and 26.7% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 85 degree-majors awarded
  2. 222 degree-majors awarded
  3. 221 degree-majors awarded

In 2021, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Owosso, MI was Health Care Administration & Management with 85 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Owosso, MI according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
1,905 degrees awarded

In 2021, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Baker College (168847) with 1,905 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2021, 572 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Owosso, MI, which is 0.429 times less than the 1,333 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2021 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 1,468 degrees mean that there were 8.11 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 181 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($12,180) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2021.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($240) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2021.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($1,000) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2021, 0.763% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.76% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2021 were High School or Equivalent (2.3M), Some college (1.94M), and Bachelors Degree (1.38M).

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Owosso, MI was $95,600 in 2021, which is 0.39 times smaller than the national average of $244,900. Between 2020 and 2021 the median property value increased from $91,200 to $95,600, a 4.82% increase. The homeownership rate in Owosso, MI is 62%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.6%.

People in Owosso, MI have an average commute time of 23.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Owosso, MI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Owosso, MI is $45,599. In 2021, the place with the highest median household income in Owosso, MI was Census Tract 304 with a value of $67,238, followed by Census Tract 307 and Census Tract 303, with respective values of $66,490 and $45,465.

Property

$95,600
Median Property Value 2021
±$4,771
$3,857
Median Property Taxes
±$375

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Owosso, MI the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Owosso, MI compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

62%
Homeownership
2021
61.5%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2021

In 2021, 62% of the housing units in Owosso, MI were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 60.1%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 304
  2. Census Tract 307
  3. Census Tract 303

In 2021, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Owosso, MI was Census Tract 304 with a value of $67,238, followed by Census Tract 307 and Census Tract 303, with respective values of $66,490 and $45,465.

The following map shows all of the places in Owosso, MI colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$45,599
Median Household Income
± $2,859
6.22k
Number of Households
± 522

In 2021, the median household income of the 6.22k households in Owosso, MI grew to $45,599 from the previous year's value of $41,943.

The following chart displays the households in Owosso, MI distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Owosso, MI is from Michigan.
0.468
2021 Wage GINI in Michigan
0.471
2020 Wage GINI in Michigan

In 2021, the income inequality in Michigan was 0.468 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.592% decline from 2020 to 2021, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Michigan was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Michigan in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2021
  1. Drove Alone (81.4%)
  2. Carpooled (11.6%)
  3. Worked At Home (2.79%)

In 2021, 81.4% of workers in Owosso, MI drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (11.6%) and those who worked at home (2.79%).

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Commute Time

23.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Owosso, MI have a shorter commute time (23.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.8 minutes). Additionally, 1.11% of the workforce in Owosso, MI have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Owosso, MI distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Owosso, MI have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

13.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Owosso, MI (1.93k out of 14.4k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.6%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 6 - 11 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Owosso, MI is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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95% of the population of Owosso, MI has health coverage, with 43.5% on employee plans, 28.5% on Medicaid, 11.7% on Medicare, 10.6% on non-group plans, and 0.716% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Michigan was $8,055 in 2014. This is a 4% increase from the previous year ($7,745).

Primary care physicians in Shiawassee County, MI see 2197 patients per year on average, which represents a 3.34% decrease from the previous year (2273 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2419 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 584 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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2,197 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Shiawassee County, MI

Primary care physicians in Shiawassee County, MI see an average of 2,197 patients per year. This represents a 3.34% decrease from the previous year (2,273 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Shiawassee County, MI in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2021, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 24.5% under 18 years, 22.6% between 18 and 34 years, 37.5% between 35 and 64 years, and 15.4% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 46.1% were men and 53.9% were women.

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Uninsured People

5.03%
Uninsured
43.5%
Employer Coverage
28.5%
Medicaid
11.7%
Medicare
10.6%
Non-Group
0.716%
Military or VA

Between 2020 and 2021, the percent of uninsured citizens in Owosso, MI grew by 4.98% from 4.79% to 5.03%.

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