Ecorse, Wayne County, Michigan

Ecorse: City in Wayne County, Michigan, United States of America

About

Ecorse is a city located in the county of Wayne in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,512 and a population density of 996 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 9,624 inhabitants.

The city was created 119 years ago in 1902.

Quick Facts about Ecorse

Population : 9,624 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Wayne County
Postal code : 48229
Phone Area Codes : 313
Area : 9.55 km2
Altitude : 581 feet / 177 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1903 (119 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 23:06:53 (28th November 2022)
Density : 1,008 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.16% (2010-2020)
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Location of Ecorse on Michigan map.
Wayne County Michigan Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Ecorse highlighted locator map image
Wayne County Michigan Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Ecorse highlighted
Wayne County Michigan Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Ecorse highlighted locator map image

Geography

Ecorse is located at 42°14'40"N 83°8'45"W (42.2444800, -83.1457600).

Ecorse map

Demographics

The population of Ecorse increased by 1.16% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,512 - census
2011 9,473 -0.41% estimation process
2012 9,448 -0.26% estimation process
2013 9,394 -0.57% estimation process
2014 9,384 -0.11% estimation process
2015 9,333 -0.55% estimation process
2016 9,289 -0.47% estimation process
2017 9,253 -0.39% estimation process
2018 9,600 3.61% estimation process
2019 9,570 -0.31% estimation process
2020 9,624 0.56% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 20,477
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 20,053
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 2.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 20,432
April 1, 2010 Population : 20,059
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.5%
People over 65 (%) : 19.8%
Female persons, % : 49.9%
White only, percent : 95.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 0.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 93.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,551
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 0.8%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 10,864

Ecorse zip code is 48229. County name: Wayne, County fips: 26163

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 10,864
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 80.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $102,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $934
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $343
2015-2019 median gross rent : $600
Permits for construction, 2020 : 2
2015-2019 Households : 7,598
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.61
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 79.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 70.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 84.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 17.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 8,674
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 39,883
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 29,695
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 148,162
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,382
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $47,190
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $23,286
Percentage of people living in poverty : 18.3%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 277
2019 total employment : 2,475
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 84,828
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -0.8%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 1,317
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,367
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 777
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 410
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,315
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 150
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,183
2010 population per square mile : 35.4
2010 land area in square miles : 567.17

People born in Ecorse (1)

American football defensive back Damond Smith was born in Ecorse

Schools in Ecorse

College & universities near Ecorse, MI

Code Name City ZIP
169576 Detroit Business Institute-Downriver Riverview (MI) 48193

Stations (16)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ecorse, MI

Code Name Address Type
DER John D. Dingell Transit Center 16121 Michigan Ave. RAIL
GFV Greenfield Village, Michigan 20900 Oakwood Blvd. RAIL
DET Detroit 11 West Baltimore Ave. RAIL
ROY Royal Oak station 202 South Sherman Ave. RAIL
TRM Troy Transit Center 1201 Doyle Drive RAIL

Post offices near Ecorse

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lincoln Park Post Office Lincoln Park (MI) 48146

Other cities in Wayne County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wayne County , MI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Detroit 665,369 Most populous city in Michigan, United States; county seat of Wayne County
Dearborn 93,367 City in Michigan, USA
Livonia 93,189 City in Wayne County, Michigan, United States
Canton 86,825 Charter township in Wayne County, Michigan
Westland 81,116 City in Michigan, USA
Taylor 60,576 City in Michigan, United States
Dearborn Heights 55,027 City in Michigan, USA
Redford 49,936 Charter township in Wayne County, Michigan
Lincoln Park 36,066 City in Wayne County in the U.
Northville 29,359 City in Michigan
Southgate 29,135 City in Wayne County in the state of Michigan
Allen Park 26,751 City in Michigan, USA
Garden City 26,408 City in Wayne County of the U.
Wyandotte 25,156 Town in Michigan, USA
Inkster 24,115 City in Wayne County, Michigan, United States of America
Romulus 23,528 City in Wayne County, Michigan

Distance to Other Cities

Ecorse distances to largest Michigan cities