The Village of Alanson had a population of 798 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Alanson is located at latitude 45.4425 and longitude -84.7869 in Emmet County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Alanson (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Emmet County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 617 feet.
The Village of Alanson (GNIS ID: 2397921) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Alanson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||792|
|Population in Familes||651|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||473 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||271 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||59 (12.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||143 (30.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,820|
|Average Home Value||$150,646|
|Median Household Income||$45,738|
|Average Household Income||$52,978|
|Per Capita Income||$21,107|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.11%|
|Per Capita Income||2.26%|
The table below compares Alanson 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||# 476||31st|
|Population Density1||# 395||43rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 392||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 308||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 435||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.