The Village of Bear Lake had a population of 298 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Bear Lake is located at latitude 44.42 and longitude -86.1461 in Manistee County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Bear Lake (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Manistee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 791 feet.
The Village of Bear Lake (GNIS ID: 2398058) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bear Lake 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||296|
|Population in Familes||236|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||177 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||105 (59.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||19 (10.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||54 (30.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$136,458|
|Average Home Value||$194,762|
|Median Household Income||$40,764|
|Average Household Income||$53,121|
|Per Capita Income||$22,626|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.39%|
|Per Capita Income||2.34%|
The table below compares Bear Lake 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||# 613||12th|
|Population Density1||# 342||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 247||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 429||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 344||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.