Temperance is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Temperance Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Monroe County at latitude 41.7792 and longitude -83.5688. Monroe County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 623 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Temperance Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.Photos of the local Temperance, MI area
|Population in Households||8,466|
|Population in Familes||7,299|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||36|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,515 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,721 (77.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||660 (18.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||134 ( 3.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,902|
|Average Home Value||$159,873|
|Median Household Income||$57,499|
|Average Household Income||$71,569|
|Per Capita Income||$28,227|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.11%|
|Per Capita Income||2.15%|
The table below compares Temperance 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||# 118||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 152||78th|
|Diversity Index2||# 490||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 79||89th|
|Per Capita Income||# 129||82nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.