Midland County MI Information


Midland County Subdivisions

Midland County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 85,247
Population in Households 83,958
Population in Familes 68,298
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,289
Population Density1 165
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 34,336
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 23,225
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 37,050 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,095 (70.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,241 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,714 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $139,494
Average Home Value $176,434


Median Household Income $54,755
Average Household Income $79,247
Per Capita Income $32,323
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.18%
Households 0.43% 0.26%
Families 0.25% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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.


Midland County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Midland County to the other 83 counties and county equivalents 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 # 24 72nd
Population Density1 # 21 76th
Diversity Index2 # 46 46th
Median Household Income # 11 88th
Per Capita Income # 5 95th

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