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Baldwin, Michigan - Basic Facts

Baldwin is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Baldwin.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Lake County at latitude 43.9011 and longitude -85.8517. Lake County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 840 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Baldwin (see map) encompass a land area of 1.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Baldwin, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,220
Population in Households 998
Population in Familes 709
Population in Group Qrtrs 222
Population Density1 966
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 407
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 214
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 482 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 233 (48.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 174 (36.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 75 (15.6%)
Median Home Value $72,115
Average Home Value $78,541


Median Household Income $21,551
Average Household Income $28,237
Per Capita Income $12,030
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.23% -0.31%
Households 0.17% -0.2%
Families 2.84% -0.47%
Median Household Income   1.13%
Per Capita Income   1.72%
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.


Baldwin, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Baldwin to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 391 43rd
Population Density1 # 345 50th
Diversity Index2 # 60 91st
Median Household Income # 688 1st
Per Capita Income # 685 1st

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