Crystal Falls, MI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Crystal Falls, Michigan - Basic Facts

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The City of Crystal Falls had a population of 1,436 as of July 1, 2017. Crystal Falls ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Crystal Falls is located at latitude 46.0902 and longitude -88.3214 in Iron County. The formal boundaries for the City of Crystal Falls (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Iron County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,473 feet.

The City of Crystal Falls (GNIS ID: 1626146) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves 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 Crystal Falls population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Crystal Falls, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,436
Daytime Population: Workers 662
Daytime Population: Residents 767
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,429
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 1,396
Population in Familes 1,050
Population in Group Qrtrs 40
Population Density2 413
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $40,617
Average Household Income $49,924
Per Capita Income $23,940


Total Housing Units 941 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 552 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 137 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 252 (26.8%)
Median Home Value $81,332
Average Home Value $102,359


Total Households 689
Average Household Size 2.03
Family Households 396
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.31% -0.39%
Households -0.22% -0.32%
Families -0.21% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.38%
Per Capita Income   2.54%

Crystal Falls, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crystal Falls to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 363 48th
Population Density # 547 21st
Diversity Index # 575 17th
Median Household Income # 492 29th
Per Capita Income # 328 53rd

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