The Lake Michigan Beach Census Designated Place had a population of 1,217 as of July 1, 2016. Lake Michigan Beach ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Lake Michigan Beach is located at latitude 42.2052 and longitude -86.3769 in Berrien County. The formal boundaries for the Lake Michigan Beach Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. Berrien County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 659 feet.
The Lake Michigan Beach Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393081) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake Michigan Beach population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lake Michigan Beach: Hagar Shores.
|Population in Households||1,214|
|Population in Familes||983|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,056 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||374 (35.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||161 (15.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||521 (49.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$145,588|
|Average Home Value||$218,365|
|Median Household Income||$35,000|
|Average Household Income||$47,970|
|Per Capita Income||$19,601|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.9%|
|Per Capita Income||1.85%|
The table below compares Lake Michigan Beach to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 401||42nd|
|Population Density1||# 586||15th|
|Diversity Index2||# 155||78th|
|Median Household Income||# 586||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 540||22nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.