The Village of Howard City had a population of 1,889 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Howard City is located at latitude 43.3948 and longitude -85.4679 in Montcalm County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Howard City (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Montcalm County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 879 feet.
The Village of Howard City (GNIS ID: 2398547) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Howard City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,888|
|Population in Familes||1,587|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||771 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||536 (69.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||187 (24.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||48 ( 6.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$85,696|
|Average Home Value||$99,019|
|Median Household Income||$39,238|
|Average Household Income||$47,700|
|Per Capita Income||$17,442|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.52%|
|Per Capita Income||1.65%|
The table below compares Howard City 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.
|Total Population||# 311||55th|
|Population Density1||# 426||39th|
|Diversity Index2||# 513||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 478||31st|
|Per Capita Income||# 629||9th|
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