|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ludington is 7,721. Ludington, Michigan is the 3,735th largest city in the US.
Ludington is located entirely in Mason County.
The peak population of Ludington was in 1990, when its population was 8,541. In 1990, Ludington was the 2,780th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,735th largest city in the US. Ludington is currently 9.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ludington has shrunk 7.7% since the year 2000. Ludington, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Ludington has a population density of 2,397.9 people per square mile.
|3729||Mount Horeb, Wisconsin||7,742||30.9%|
|3732||Jersey Village, Texas||7,731||12.1%|
|3734||Lake Dallas, Texas||7,722||23.9%|
|3738||Glen Ridge, New Jersey||7,709||6.1%|
|3739||Colonie, New York||7,701||-2.7%|
|3740||Fanwood, New Jersey||7,699||7.2%|
|3741||North Bend, Washington||7,695||60.4%|
The total voting age population of Ludington, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,317. The voting age population is 43.9% male and 56.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.0% of the residents of Ludington are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ludington are 95.3% White, 1.5% American Indian, 1.5% Two or more races, 1.2% Black, 0.3% Other and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 5.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ludington, 17.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.3%. On a per-household basis, 12.7% of families are below the poverty line in Ludington.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.7% of Ludington residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.7% of Ludington residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.0% have a bachelor's degree and 9.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ludington residents aged 5 and older, 1.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ludington is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ludington, 10.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ludington is $45,302.
In Ludington, 58.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.5% of housing units in Ludington.
Of all the housing units in Ludington, 31.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Ludington, 8.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 360 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ludington is $665.
In Ludington, 72.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.