The census reported 70.1% White, 22.8% African American, 0.3% Native American, 3.3% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 1.2% from other races, and 2.2% from two or more races. The census reported 70.1% White, 22.8% African American, 0.3% Native American, 3.3% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 1.2% from other races, and 2.2% from two or more races. [1], According to the United States Census Bureau, as of July 2018, approximately 79.1% of those residing in the City of Detroit proper are African American. [7], The first wave of immigrants, including Germans, Irish, and Poles, arrived in the mid-19th Century. [16], From Infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core, Gallagher, John. Throughout the entire U.S. the largest immigration group comes from Mexico. Recently, the area has witnessed some growth in Albanian, Asian and Hispanic populations. [16] Model D stated in 2007 that there are populations of homosexuals in some Detroit neighborhoods such as East English Village, Indian Village, Lafayette Park, and Woodbridge and that the concentration of gay bars in Detroit is "decentralized". This figure increased to 157,534 in 1910. Of the more than 240,000 suburban blacks in Metro Detroit, 44% lived in Inkster, Oak Park, Pontiac, and Southfield. View Population Demographics and Statistics for all races in Detroit… Many moved because of lower costs of living, larger amounts of space, work available in small factories, and the large Muslim community in Metro Detroit. In the 2000s, 115 of the 185 cities and townships in Metro Detroit were over 95% white. The least populous of the compared metro areas has a population of 1,135,503. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.2% of the population. The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. 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In Wayne County, the city of Dearborn has a large concentration of Arab Americans, mainly Lebanese. Current White Population demographics in Detroit, Michigan 2020, 2019 by gender and age. Within Metro Detroit, as of the census of 2010, there were 4,296,250 people, 1,682,111 households, and 1,110,454 families residing within the MSA (metropolitan statistical area). The national average is about 13%. The immigrants arrived from Armenia, Belgium, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Russia, Syria, and the Ukraine. White. [1] There was a large migration into the city from the rural South following World War I. 5% of people within the city of Detroit are immigrants, making the percentage of immigrants in Detroit the lowest such percentage out of those of the 25 largest cities in the United States. [17] Model D stated in 2007 that there are populations of LGBT people in some Detroit neighborhoods such as East English Village, Indian Village, Lafayette Park, and Woodbridge and that the concentration of gay bars in Detroit is "decentralized". [15] As of 1997 many of them reside in Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, and Royal Oak. Throughout the entire U.S. the largest immigration group comes from Mexico. [8] In 1900 Detroit had 96,503 people who were not born in the United States. The Demographics of Metropolitan Detroit. In 1701, French officer Antoine de La Mothe Cadillac, along with fifty-one additional French-Canadians, founded a settlement called Fort Ponchartrain du Détroit, naming it after the comte de Pontchartrain, Minister of Marine under Louis XIV. : Pakistan, America and the Future of South Asia. The largest groups are, in order, India, Mexico, Iraq, Canada, and Lebanon. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.2% of the population. 31.1% of its population is under 18, 9.7% are 18-24, 29.5% are 25-44, 19.3% are 45-64 and 10.4% are 65 or older. Detroit, Grosse Pointe, Grosse Ile) and streets (ex. DEMOGRAPHY OF DETROIT: 31.1% of its population is under 18, 9.6% are 18-24 and 10.5% are no less than 65. Religious groups in Metro Detroit include Christianity (67%),[5][6] Islam (3%), Judaism (2%), Hinduism (1%), Buddhism (1%), and other groups. Michigan. The immigrants arrived from Armenia, Belgium, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Russia, Syria, and Ukraine. [3] Highland Park and Hamtramck, two cities surrounded by Detroit, have a similar split with Highland Park being 93% African American but Hamtramck only 15%. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demographic_history_of_Detroit $33,965 ±$1,542 Median household income about half the amount in the Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area: $63,474 ±$891; about three-fifths of the amount in Michigan: $59,584 ±$572 The census reported 70.1% White, 22.8% African American, 0.3% Native American, 3.3% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 1.2% from other races, and 2.2% from two or more races. It will enhance any encyclopedic page you visit with the magic of the WIKI 2 technology.