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Barryton, Michigan - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Mecosta County at latitude 43.7525 and longitude -85.147. Mecosta County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 981 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Barryton (see map) encompass a land area of 0.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 362
Population in Households 360
Population in Familes 293
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 378
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 158
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 108
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 202 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 132 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 27 (13.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (21.8%)
Median Home Value $89,844
Average Home Value $96,780


Median Household Income $40,188
Average Household Income $50,770
Per Capita Income $20,963
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.46% 0.33%
Households 0.61% 0.38%
Families 4.66% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.87%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.


Barryton, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Barryton 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 # 587 15th
Population Density1 # 565 18th
Diversity Index2 # 394 43rd
Median Household Income # 412 41st
Per Capita Income # 401 42nd

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