Alcona County MI Information


Alcona County Subdivisions

Alcona County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,325
Population in Households 10,198
Population in Familes 7,910
Population in Group Qrtrs 127
Population Density1 15
Diversity Index2 9


Median Household Income $39,650
Average Household Income $53,380
Per Capita Income $25,285


Total Housing Units 11,137 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,269 (38.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 584 ( 5.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,284 (56.4%)
Median Home Value $125,753
Average Home Value $168,933


Total Households 4,853
Average Household Size 2.1
Family Households 3,116
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.7% -0.61%
Households -0.57% -0.46%
Families -0.8% -0.62%
Median Household Income   1.16%
Per Capita Income   1.92%


Alcona County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Alcona County to the other 83 counties and county equivalents in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 75 11th
Population Density # 73 13th
Diversity Index # 82 2nd
Median Household Income # 74 12th
Per Capita Income # 39 54th

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