Demographics

Demographics

This information is based off of the 2000 census.

Total area: 29.0 miles (75.0 km)

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Population: 22,569 (net gain of 18% since 1990)
4th-largest local jurisdiction in Ingham County by population
5th-largest in the tri-county region (Ingham, Eaton, Clinton)
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Median Age: 35.9 years

Age as percent of total population:
Under 18 years - 28.9%
18-24 years - 7.1%
25-44 years - 30.7%
45-64 years - 23.7%
65 years and older - 9.6%

For every 100 females there are 91.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.5 males.
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Education:
Percentage of persons over age 25 with at least a high school diploma: 90.1%
Percentage of persons over age 25 with a bachelor's degree or higher: 26%
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Households: 8,563

40.0% have children under the age of 18 living with them
57.4% are married couples living together
11.9% have a female householder with no husband present
26.8% are non-families
22.2% have just one individual
7.6% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older

Average household size: 2.61 persons
Average family size: 3.06 persons

Housing units: 8,988
Average density: 311.9/mi (120.5/km)
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Employment:

Top four employers located in Delhi Township:
Holt Public Schools - 583 employees
Regional Steel Distribution Center (RSDC) of Michigan - 292 employees
Davenport Masonry - 280 employees
Granger Construction - 250 employees

Occupations (civilians age 16 and over):

Management, professional and related: 36.3%
Service: 13.7%
Sales and office: 27.5%
Construction, extraction and maintenance: 8.9%
Production, transportation and material moving: 13.5%
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Industries:

Agriculture: .2%
Manufacturing: 12.1%
Government (local, state, federal): 22.9%

Unemployment in Delhi Township (year 2000): 2.9%
(vs. Ingham County 5.7% and state of Michigan 5.8% in same year)
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Income:

Median household income: $50,922
Median family income: $61,837
Median income/males: $45,774
Median income/females: $31,192
Per capita income: $23,485
Percentage of the population below the poverty line: 5.2%
Percentage of families below the poverty line: 3.2%
Percentage of persons under age 18 below the poverty line: 5.8%
Percentage of persons age 65 and older below the poverty line: 5.9%

Last updated: October-08-2009

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