Alger County MI Information

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  1. Alger County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forAlger County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Alger County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 9,485
Population in Households 8,434
Population in Familes 6,541
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,051
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 31
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,822
Average Household Income $56,134
Per Capita Income $24,585

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 6,554 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,373 (51.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 498 ( 7.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,683 (40.9%)
Median Home Value $128,891
Average Home Value $163,438
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,871
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 2,416
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.15% -0.48%
Households -0.08% -0.37%
Families -0.31% -0.53%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   2.14%

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Alger County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Alger 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 # 76 10th
Population Density # 78 7th
Diversity Index # 22 75th
Median Household Income # 60 29th
Per Capita Income # 49 42nd

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