|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Alma is 9,404. Alma, Michigan is the 3,279th largest city in the US.
Alma is located entirely in Gratiot County.
The peak population of Alma was in 2020, when its population was 9,443. In 2020, Alma was the 3,254th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,279th largest city in the US. Alma is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Alma has grown 1.1% since the 2000. Alma, Michigan's growth is below average. 65% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Alma has a population density of 1,583.4 people per square mile.
|3153||Grosse Pointe Farms||10,004||2.3%|
|3276||Park Ridge, New Jersey||9,434||8.5%|
|3281||Jacinto City, Texas||9,378||-9.0%|
|3285||Lago Vista, Texas||9,348||100.5%|
The total voting age population of Alma, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,307. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.1% of the residents of Alma are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Alma are 95.0% White, 2.8% Black, 0.9% Two or more races, 0.7% American Indian and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 9.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Alma, 24.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 34.7%. On a per-household basis, 20.1% of families are below the poverty line in Alma.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.6% of Alma residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.8% of Alma residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.4% have a bachelor's degree and 9.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Alma residents aged 5 and older, 4.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Alma is 9.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Alma, 12.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Alma is $36,408.
In Alma, 56.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.1% of housing units in Alma.
Of all the housing units in Alma, 20.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Alma, 5.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Alma is $655.
In Alma, 74.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.