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Free Soil, Michigan - Basic Facts

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The Village of Free Soil had a population of 146 as of July 1, 2016. Free Soil ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Free Soil is located at latitude 44.1071 and longitude -86.211 in Mason County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Free Soil (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mason County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 686 feet.

The Village of Free Soil (GNIS ID: 2398922) 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 Free Soil is located within Township of Free Soil, a minor civil division (MCD) of Mason County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Free Soil: Freesoil.

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


Total Population 146
Population in Households 145
Population in Familes 121
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 141
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 66
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 46
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 86 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 58 (67.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 8 ( 9.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (23.3%)
Median Home Value $104,412
Average Home Value $122,881


Median Household Income $46,036
Average Household Income $57,424
Per Capita Income $24,185
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% 0.27%
Households 0.49% 0.3%
Families 1.86% 0.43%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
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.

Free Soil, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Free Soil 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 # 675 3rd
Population Density1 # 648 7th
Diversity Index2 # 382 46th
Median Household Income # 302 57th
Per Capita Income # 268 61st

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