Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes and Midwestern regions of the United States. The name Michigan is the French form of the Ojibwa word mishigamaa, meaning "large water" or "large lake".[3][8] Michigan is the tenth most populous of the 50 United States, with the 11th most extensive total area (the largest state by total area east of the Mississippi River).[b] Its capital is Lansing, and its largest city is Detroit.

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Census Data

Population estimates, July 1, 2016, (V2016)9,928,300
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2016)9,884,129
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2016, (V2016)0.40
Population, Census, April 1, 20109,883,640
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent, April 1, 20106.00
Persons under 18 years, percent, April 1, 201023.70
Persons 65 years and over, percent, April 1, 201013.80
Female persons, percent, April 1, 201050.90
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent, April 1, 201078.90
Black or African American alone, percent, April 1, 201014.20
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, April 1, 20100.60
Asian alone, percent, April 1, 20102.40
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, April 1, 2010
Two or More Races, percent, April 1, 20102.30
Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 2010 (b)4.40
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 201076.60
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2011-2015626,722
Foreign born persons, percent, 2011-20156.30
Housing units, April 1, 20104,532,233
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2011-201571.00
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2011-2015122,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2011-20151,257
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2011-2015461
Median gross rent, 2011-2015783
Families and Living Arrangements
Households, 2011-20153,841,148
Persons per household, 2011-2015252.00
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2011-201585.30
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2011-20159.20
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201589.60
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201526.90
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2011-201510.30
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent7.10
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201561.20
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201557.10
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)17,962,356
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000) (c)63,018,786
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000) (c)238,892,383
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)115,704,903
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)119,302,046
Total retail sales per capita, 2012 (c)12,071
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2011-201524
Income and Poverty
Median household income (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201549,576
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201526,607
Persons in poverty, percent15.80
All firms, 2012834,087
Men-owned firms, 2012446,128
Women-owned firms, 2012306,986
Minority-owned firms, 2012158,946
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012158,946
Veteran-owned firms, 201271,861
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012733,517
Population per square mile, 2010175
Land area in square miles, 201056,539