The City of Gaylord had a population of 3,831 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Gaylord is located at latitude 45.0211 and longitude -84.6796 in Otsego County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gaylord (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Otsego County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,348 feet.
The City of Gaylord (GNIS ID: 1626341) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves 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 Gaylord 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||3,665|
|Population in Familes||2,659|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||166|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,971 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||868 (44.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||847 (43.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||256 (13.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$89,905|
|Average Home Value||$98,560|
|Median Household Income||$35,940|
|Average Household Income||$47,826|
|Per Capita Income||$21,568|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.71%|
|Per Capita Income||1.71%|
The table below compares Gaylord 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||# 210||70th|
|Population Density1||# 412||41st|
|Diversity Index2||# 339||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 560||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 412||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.