Barry County MI Information


Barry County Subdivisions

Barry County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 60,402
Daytime Population: Workers 15,093
Daytime Population: Residents 31,085
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 46,178
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 59,799
Population in Familes 50,388
Population in Group Qrtrs 603
Population Density2 109
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $54,824
Average Household Income $68,947
Per Capita Income $26,761


Total Housing Units 27,984 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 19,128 (68.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,073 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,783 (17.1%)
Median Home Value $162,615
Average Home Value $198,371


Total Households 23,201
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 16,863
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.28% 0.39%
Households 0.39% 0.46%
Families 0.23% 0.36%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   2.97%


Barry County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Barry County to the other 83 counties and county equivalents in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 33 61st
Population Density # 31 64th
Diversity Index # 60 29th
Median Household Income # 14 84th
Per Capita Income # 22 75th

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