|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dearborn Heights is 62,451. Dearborn Heights, Michigan is the 616th largest city in the US.
Dearborn Heights is located entirely in Wayne County.
The peak population of Dearborn Heights was in 2020, when its population was 63,120. In 2020, Dearborn Heights was the 606th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 616th largest city in the US. Dearborn Heights is currently 1.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
Dearborn Heights has grown 6.9% since the 2000. Dearborn Heights, Michigan's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Dearborn Heights has a population density of 4,919.9 people per square mile.
|676||St. Clair Shores||58,200||-7.6%|
|610||Apex, North Carolina||62,911||196.2%|
|611||Bossier City, Louisiana||62,865||11.2%|
|614||La Habra, California||62,609||5.2%|
|616||Dearborn Heights, Michigan||62,451||6.9%|
|617||Council Bluffs, Iowa||62,415||6.9%|
|621||St. Cloud, Florida||62,043||182.4%|
|622||Santa Cruz, California||61,950||10.9%|
The total voting age population of Dearborn Heights, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 39,188. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.0% of the residents of Dearborn Heights are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dearborn Heights are 86.2% White, 7.9% Black, 2.5% Two or more races, 1.7% Asian, 1.3% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 4.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dearborn Heights, 18.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 28.1%. On a per-household basis, 15.3% of families are below the poverty line in Dearborn Heights.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.7% of Dearborn Heights residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.7% of Dearborn Heights residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.5% have a bachelor's degree and 7.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dearborn Heights residents aged 5 and older, 36.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Dearborn Heights is 6.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Dearborn Heights, 5.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Dearborn Heights is $49,750.
In Dearborn Heights, 72.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.8% of housing units in Dearborn Heights.
Of all the housing units in Dearborn Heights, 3.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Dearborn Heights, 2.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 520 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dearborn Heights is $1,047.
In Dearborn Heights, 79.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.