The City of Gobles had a population of 831 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Gobles is located at latitude 42.3617 and longitude -85.8774 in Van Buren County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gobles (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Van Buren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 817 feet.
The City of Gobles (GNIS ID: 1626360) 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 Gobles 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||826|
|Population in Familes||683|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||5|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||348 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||220 (63.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||102 (29.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||26 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$76,681|
|Average Home Value||$86,758|
|Median Household Income||$38,405|
|Average Household Income||$43,216|
|Per Capita Income||$16,910|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.43%|
|Per Capita Income||1.36%|
The table below compares Gobles 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||# 470||32nd|
|Population Density1||# 398||43rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 237||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 506||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 641||8th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.