Parma, MI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Parma, Michigan - Basic Facts

The Village of Parma had a population of 759 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Parma is located at latitude 42.2654 and longitude -84.549 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Parma (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,001 feet.

The Village of Parma (GNIS ID: 2399626) 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.

The Village of Parma is located within Township of Sandstone, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jackson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Parma population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 759
Population in Households 756
Population in Familes 631
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 715
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 285
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 203
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 326 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 232 (71.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 54 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 41 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $123,718
Average Home Value $181,630


Median Household Income $50,112
Average Household Income $59,963
Per Capita Income $22,759
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.21% -0.08%
Households -0.11% 0.0%
Families -0.31% -0.1%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   2.27%
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.

Parma, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Parma 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 485 30th
Population Density1 # 437 37th
Diversity Index2 # 438 37th
Median Household Income # 243 65th
Per Capita Income # 337 51st

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