|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Plainwell is 3,759. Plainwell, Michigan is the 5,603rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Plainwell was in 2000, when its population was 4,007. In 2000, Plainwell was the 5,010th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,603rd largest city in the US. Plainwell is currently 6.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Plainwell has shrunk 6.1% since the year 2000. Plainwell, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5597||Bunker Hill Village, Texas||3,761||2.6%|
|5598||Edgecliff Village, Texas||3,761||47.4%|
|5599||Kitty Hawk, North Carolina||3,761||25.4%|
|5601||Lake Providence, Louisiana||3,759||-25.8%|
|5602||Owego, New York||3,759||-3.5%|
|5607||San Diego, Texas||3,755||-20.5%|
|5608||Mount Pleasant, Utah||3,754||38.8%|
|5609||St. Anthony, Idaho||3,752||11.7%|
The total voting age population of Plainwell, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,982. The voting age population is 45.7% male and 54.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.3% of the residents of Plainwell are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Plainwell are 95.4% White, 3.0% Two or more races, 1.4% Black and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 4.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Plainwell, 9.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.9%. On a per-household basis, 10.4% of families are below the poverty line in Plainwell.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.4% of Plainwell residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.4% of Plainwell residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.5% have a bachelor's degree and 7.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Plainwell residents aged 5 and older, 0.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Plainwell is 1.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Plainwell, 13.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Plainwell is $59,449.
In Plainwell, 70.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.7% of housing units in Plainwell.
Of all the housing units in Plainwell, 37.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Plainwell, 4.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Plainwell is $687.
In Plainwell, 86.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.