|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Southfield is 75,898. Southfield, Michigan is the 485th largest city in the US.
Southfield is located entirely in Oakland County.
The peak population of Southfield was in 2000, when its population was 78,314. In 2000, Southfield was the 356th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 485th largest city in the US. Southfield is currently 3.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Southfield has shrunk 3.0% since the year 2000. Southfield, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Southfield has a population density of 2,730.4 people per square mile.
|676||St. Clair Shores||58,200||-7.6%|
|479||Castle Rock, Colorado||76,353||264.9%|
|480||Apple Valley, California||76,224||39.6%|
|481||Rapid City, South Dakota||76,184||26.8%|
|482||Rochester Hills, Michigan||76,028||10.2%|
|483||Arlington Heights, Illinois||76,000||-0.6%|
|489||Pawtucket, Rhode Island||75,387||3.2%|
The total voting age population of Southfield, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 57,465. The voting age population is 43.3% male and 56.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.4% of the residents of Southfield are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Southfield are 69.4% Black, 23.1% White, 4.0% Two or more races, 2.3% Asian, 1.0% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 1.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Southfield, 11.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.2%. On a per-household basis, 6.9% of families are below the poverty line in Southfield.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.0% of Southfield residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.2% of Southfield residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 37.7% have a bachelor's degree and 16.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Southfield residents aged 5 and older, 9.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Southfield is 6.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Southfield, 11.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Southfield is $55,705.
In Southfield, 47.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.2% of housing units in Southfield.
Of all the housing units in Southfield, 2.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Southfield, 3.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Southfield is $1,125.
In Southfield, 83.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.