|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Norton Shores is 25,185. Norton Shores, Michigan is the 1,547th largest city in the US.
Norton Shores is located entirely in Muskegon County.
The current population of Norton Shores (25,185) is it's peak population.
Norton Shores has grown 11.5% since the 2000. Norton Shores, Michigan's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Norton Shores has a population density of 1,032.6 people per square mile.
|1547||Norton Shores, Michigan||25,185||11.5%|
|1550||Dickinson, North Dakota||25,167||57.6%|
|1551||Newport, Rhode Island||25,156||-5.0%|
|1553||Carteret, New Jersey||25,152||20.6%|
The total voting age population of Norton Shores, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 18,850. The voting age population is 48.5% male and 51.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.3% of the residents of Norton Shores are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Norton Shores are 91.8% White, 3.4% Black, 2.4% Two or more races, 1.3% American Indian, 0.9% Asian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 3.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Norton Shores, 9.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.7%. On a per-household basis, 6.9% of families are below the poverty line in Norton Shores.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.7% of Norton Shores residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.8% of Norton Shores residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 32.0% have a bachelor's degree and 10.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Norton Shores residents aged 5 and older, 1.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Norton Shores is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Norton Shores, 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 Norton Shores is $63,805.
In Norton Shores, 81.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.9% of housing units in Norton Shores.
Of all the housing units in Norton Shores, 2.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Norton Shores, 17.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Norton Shores is $946.
In Norton Shores, 83.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.