Michigan Census & Demographic Data - July 1, 2018


Michigan Census Data

The tables below provide updated data and demographic estimates for Michigan as of July 1, 2018. Our Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool allows you to compare and rank MI cities, towns, ZIP Codes and Counties.

Michigan Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,057,191
Population in Households 9,826,281
Population in Familes 7,783,307
Population in Group Qrtrs 230,910
Population Density2 178
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $53,680
Average Household Income $74,148
Per Capita Income $29,555


Total Housing Units 4,647,843 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,780,396 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,177,204 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 690,243 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $156,034
Average Home Value $198,011


Total Households 3,957,600
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 2,564,885
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.21% 0.25%
Households 0.26% 0.29%
Families 0.05% 0.16%
Median Household Income   2.56%
Per Capita Income   3.38%