Census Data

Data Set: Census 2010 and Census 2000 Summary File 1
(SF1) 100-Percent Data
Geographic Area: Royal Oak city, Michigan
11.83 Sq Miles  |  7,571.20 Acres  |  330,057,000 Sq. Ft.

Subject 2000
Census
2010
Census
Total population 60,062 57,236
     
Sex and Age
Male 29,302 28,058
Female 30,760 29,178
     
Under 5 years 3,128 3,292
5 to 9 years 2,719 2,433
10 to 14 years 2,996 2,294
15 to 19 years 2,989 2,387
20 to 24 years 3,342 3,462
25 to 34 years 12,758 12,248
35 to 44 years 10,569 8,305
45 to 54 years 8,182 8,367
55 to 59 years 2,591 4,042
60 to 64 years 1,830 2,936
65 to 74 years 3,999 3,387
75 to 84 years 3,799 2,623
85 years and over 1,160 1,460
     
Median age (years) 36.9 37.8
     
18 years and over 49,367 82.2
  Male 23,729 23,180
  Female 25,638 24,501
21 years and over 47,777 46,392
62 years and over 10,030 9,138
65 years and over 8,958 7,470
  Male 3,412 2,864
  Female 5,546 4,606
     
Veteran Status, City of Royal Oak, 2010 1 % of all veterans
Period of Service
  Gulf War (9/2001 or later) veterans   3.3%
  Gulf War (8/1990 to 8/2001) veterans   8.9%
  Vietnam era veterans   40.4%
  Korean War veterans   14.0%
  World War II veterans   13.2%
     
Age    
  18 to 34 years   4.9%
  35 to 54 years   19.0%
  55 to 64 years   31.8%
  65 to 74 years   16.0%
  75 years and over   28.4%
     
Education 2000
Census
2010
Census
High School Diploma 22.9% 19.6%
Bachelor's Degree 25.9% 29.5%
Graduate or Professional Degree 13.9% 19%
     
Occupation 2000
Census
2010
Census
  Management, Business, Science & Arts 48.0% 52.4%
  Service Occupations 10.7% 11.9%
  Sales & Office 26.2% 25.5%
  Natural Resources, Construction or Maintenance 6.5% 3.3%
  Production, Transportation 8.6% 7.0%
     
  Median Household Income $52,252 $59,854
     
Commuting to Work 2000
Census
2010
Census
  Mean Travel Time (Minutes) 22.5% 22.4%
  Drove Alone 88.6% 87.0%
  Car Pooled 5.2% 5.7%
  Public Transportation 1.0% 0.9%
  Walked 1.8% 2.4%
  Other Means 0.5% 0.7%
  Worked At Home 2.8% 3.3%
     
Race 2000
Census
2010
Census
One race 59,224 56,159
  White 56,941 51,941
  Black or African American 927 2,435
  American Indian and Alaska Native 157 153
  Asian 939 1,359
    Asian Indian 259 382
    Chinese 188 294
    Filipino 175 258
    Japanese 60 60
    Korean 108

161

    Vietnamese 63 57
    Other Asian 2 86 147
  Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 32 23
    Native Hawaiian 3 1
    Guamanian or Chamorro 10 11
    Samoan 8 3
    Other Pacific Islander 3 11 8
  Some other race 228 248
Two or more races 838 1,077
     
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 4    
White 57,720 52,915
Black or African American 1,076 2,866
American Indian and Alaska Native 430 453
Asian 1,172 1,759
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 67 62
Some other race 484 347
     
Hispanic or Latino and Race 2000
Census
2010
Census
Total population 60,062 57,236
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 781 1,340
    Mexican 429 741
    Puerto Rican 65 111
    Cuban 32 68
    Other Hispanic or Latino 255 420
Not Hispanic or Latino 59,281 55,896
    White alone 56,421 50,975
     
Relationship 2000
Census
2010
Census
Total population 60,062 57,236
In households 59,556 56,832
   Householder 28,880 28,063
   Spouse 11,512 10,286
   Child 13,806 12,391
     Own child under 18 years 10,110 8,909
   Other relatives 1,599 1,722
     Under 18 years 385 473
   Nonrelatives 3,759 4,370
     Unmarried partner 1,305 1,924
In group quarters 506 404
   Institutionalized population 223 249
   Noninstitutionalized population 283 155
     
Households by Type 2000
Census
2010
Census
Total households 28,880 28,063
Family households (families) 14,447 13,394
     With own children under 18 years 5,900 5,264
   Married-couple family 11,512 10,286
     With own children under 18 years 4,700 3,974
   Female householder, no husband present 2,170 2,274
     With own children under 18 years 944 983
Nonfamily households 14,433 14,669
   Householder living alone 11,793 11,619
     Householder 65 years and over 3,337 2,999
     
Households with individuals under 18 years 6,231 5,620
Households with individuals 65 years and over 6,609 5,732
     
Average household size 2.06 2.03
Average family size 2.86 2.82
     
Housing Occupancy 2000
Census
2010
Census
Total housing units 29,942 30,207
Occupied housing units 28,880 28,063
Vacant housing units 1,062 2,144
   For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 202 126
     
Estimated Property Value of Owner-Occupied Unit    
   < $50,000   2.2%
  $50,000   -  $99,999   7.7%
  $100,000 - $149,999   25.8%
  $150,000 - $199,999   35.2%
  $200,000 - $299,999   21.3%
  $300,000 - $499,999   6.0%
  $500,000 +   1.9%
     
  Median Value   $167,600
     
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 0.8 2.0
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 4.5 9.3
     
Housing Tenure 2000
Census
2010
Census
Occupied housing units 28,880 28,063
Owner-occupied housing units 20,246 18,995
Renter-occupied housing units 8,634 9,068
     
Average household size of owner-occupied unit 2.24 2.16
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 1.65 1.75
 
1 Source: 2008-2010 American Community Survey
2 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
3 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
4 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census and 2000 Census

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