According to the 2017 Census Bureau the state of Michigan has the 13th largest Black population in the United States with 1,536,785 African Americans making up 15% of the state total.
|State Data||Black||Total State|
|Median household income||$34,757||$54,909|
|Bachelor’s degree or higher||17.4%||29.1%|
|Family poverty rate||23.6%||9.7%|
|Percentage households Married-couple families||21.7%||47.2%|
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2017 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates