Osceola County MI Information


Osceola County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 23,520
Population in Households 23,065
Population in Familes 18,826
Population in Group Qrtrs 455
Population Density1 42
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 9,310
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 6,412
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,903 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,317 (52.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,993 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,593 (33.0%)
Median Home Value $97,624
Average Home Value $126,749


Median Household Income $39,708
Average Household Income $49,530
Per Capita Income $19,913
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.01% -0.1%
Households 0.15% 0.0%
Families -0.02% -0.1%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   1.94%
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.


Osceola County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Osceola 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 # 62 27th
Population Density1 # 57 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 71 16th
Median Household Income # 63 25th
Per Capita Income # 77 8th

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