Canadian Lakes is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Canadian Lakes Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Mecosta County at latitude 43.5792 and longitude -85.3017. Mecosta County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 968 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Canadian Lakes Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 9.49 sq. miles and a water area of 1.17 sq. miles.Photos of the local Canadian Lakes, MI area
|Population in Households||2,814|
|Population in Familes||2,387|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||2,152 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,180 (54.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||144 ( 6.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||828 (38.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$149,226|
|Average Home Value||$170,784|
|Median Household Income||$49,814|
|Average Household Income||$61,693|
|Per Capita Income||$27,793|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.38%|
|Per Capita Income||2.14%|
The table below compares Canadian Lakes 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||# 248||64th|
|Population Density1||# 592||15th|
|Diversity Index2||# 524||24th|
|Median Household Income||# 216||69th|
|Per Capita Income||# 136||80th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.