Iosco County MI Information


Iosco County Subdivisions

Iosco County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 25,089
Population in Households 24,689
Population in Familes 18,926
Population in Group Qrtrs 400
Population Density1 46
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 11,514
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 7,174
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 20,566 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,288 (45.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,226 (10.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,052 (44.0%)
Median Home Value $96,921
Average Home Value $136,604


Median Household Income $37,798
Average Household Income $50,024
Per Capita Income $23,210
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.5% -0.23%
Households -0.33% -0.12%
Families -0.54% -0.25%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Iosco County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Iosco County to the other 83 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 57 33rd
Population Density1 # 54 36th
Diversity Index2 # 55 34th
Median Household Income # 70 17th
Per Capita Income # 44 48th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.