The City of Lowell had a population of 3,860 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lowell is located at latitude 42.9346 and longitude -85.3462 in Kent County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lowell (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.22 sq. miles. Kent County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 633 feet.
The City of Lowell (GNIS ID: 1626644) 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 Lowell 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||3,723|
|Population in Familes||3,021|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||137|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,613 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||957 (59.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||531 (32.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||125 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$117,736|
|Average Home Value||$151,722|
|Median Household Income||$49,418|
|Average Household Income||$57,663|
|Per Capita Income||$22,901|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.05%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
The table below compares Lowell 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||# 208||70th|
|Population Density1||# 237||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 313||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 256||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 330||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.