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The 2014 Traverse City, Michigan, population is 14,702. There are 1,766 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Traverse City, Michigan

The median age is 38.6. The US median is 37.2. 42.90% of people in Traverse City, Michigan, are married. 15.99% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.19 people. 27.14% of people are married, with children. 18.99% have children, but are single.

Race in Traverse City, Michigan

95.30% of people are white, 0.97% are black, 0.97% are asian, 0.67% are native american, and 0.15% claim 'Other'.

2.73% of the people in Traverse City, Michigan, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 97.27% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLETraverse City, MichiganUnited States
  Population  14,702309,138,711
  Population - 2010  14,674308,745,538
  Population - 2000  14,674285,036,114
  Population - 1990  14,739251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  -0.25%22.69%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  0.19%8.46%
  Pop. Density  1,76688
  Land Area  8.3263,531,905.42
  Water Area  0.332264,836.79
  Median Age  38.637.2
  Female Population  52.21%50.83%
  Male Population  47.79%49.18%
  Age 0 to 4  6.27%6.51%
  Age 5 to 9  6.43%6.57%
  Age 10 to 14  4.07%6.68%
  Age 15 to 17  2.71%4.17%
  Age 18 to 20  4.16%4.45%
  Age 21 to 24  5.37%5.52%
  Age 25 to 34  15.47%13.32%
  Age 35 to 44  13.10%13.34%
  Age 45 to 54  12.97%14.44%
  Age 55 to 59  8.54%6.37%
  Age 60 to 64  5.75%5.48%
  Age 65 to 74  6.06%7.12%
  Age 75 to 84  4.97%4.25%
  Age 85 and over  4.12%1.78%
  White  95.30%74.17%
  Black  0.97%12.56%
  Asian  0.97%4.81%
  Native American  0.67%0.82%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.00%0.17%
  Other  0.15%4.79%
  Two or More Races  1.95%2.68%
  Hispanic  2.73%16.35%
  Non-Hispanic  97.27%83.65%
  Households  6,354115,226,802
  Family Households  3,25476,595,548
  Non Family Households  3,10038,631,254
  Household Size  2.192.61
  Married Population  42.90%51.40%
  Single Population  57.10%48.60%
  Now Married  41.89%49.23%
  Married but Separated  1.01%2.17%
  Never Married  33.30%31.83%
  Widowed  7.81%6.02%
  Divorced  15.99%10.75%
  Married, w/children  27.14%32.53%
  Married, no children  45.45%41.14%
  Single, w/children  18.99%16.88%
  Single, no children  8.42%9.45%


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