Brethren is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Brethren Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Manistee County at latitude 44.3044 and longitude -86.019. Manistee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 722 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Brethren Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.Photos of the local Brethren, MI area
Also See: Brethren, MI ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||400|
|Population in Familes||316|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||262 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||148 (56.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||21 ( 8.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||94 (35.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$85,211|
|Average Home Value||$93,581|
|Median Household Income||$37,272|
|Average Household Income||$48,215|
|Per Capita Income||$20,503|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.33%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
The table below compares Brethren 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.
|Total Population||# 569||18th|
|Population Density1||# 651||6th|
|Diversity Index2||# 551||21st|
|Median Household Income||# 509||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 436||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.