|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Owosso is 14,636. Owosso, Michigan is the 2,384th largest city in the US.
Owosso is located entirely in Shiawassee County.
The peak population of Owosso was in 1990, when its population was 16,330. In 1990, Owosso was the 1,647th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,384th largest city in the US. Owosso is currently 10.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Owosso has shrunk 6.7% since the year 2000. Owosso, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Owosso has a population density of 2,906.3 people per square mile.
|2543||Sault Ste. Marie||13,410||-6.2%|
|2378||Cedar Lake, Indiana||14,693||58.1%|
|2379||Ramsey, New Jersey||14,693||2.2%|
|2383||Edgewater, New Jersey||14,647||83.8%|
|2386||Alexander City, Alabama||14,618||-4.5%|
|2387||Salem Lakes, Wisconsin||14,614|
|2389||Red Bluff, California||14,588||9.8%|
The total voting age population of Owosso, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,059. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.9% of the residents of Owosso are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Owosso are 95.7% White, 2.2% Two or more races, 1.4% Black, 0.4% Other, 0.2% American Indian and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 3.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Owosso, 16.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 21.4%. On a per-household basis, 14.3% of families are below the poverty line in Owosso.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.0% of Owosso residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.5% of Owosso residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.1% have a bachelor's degree and 3.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Owosso residents aged 5 and older, 2.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Owosso is 6.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Owosso, 8.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Owosso is $45,203.
In Owosso, 58.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.8% of housing units in Owosso.
Of all the housing units in Owosso, 36.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Owosso, 4.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Owosso is $731.
In Owosso, 80.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.