Barry County MI Information


Barry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 61,038
Population in Households 60,435
Population in Familes 50,583
Population in Group Qrtrs 603
Population Density1 110
Diversity Index2 13


Median Household Income $57,203
Average Household Income $72,721
Per Capita Income $28,289


Total Housing Units 28,202 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,972 (67.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,541 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,689 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $175,617
Average Home Value $214,488


Total Households 23,513
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 17,055
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 0.38% 0.49%
Households 0.51% 0.61%
Families 0.34% 0.5%
Median Household Income   3.15%
Per Capita Income   4.12%


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, 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 # 33 61st
Population Density # 31 64th
Diversity Index # 60 29th
Median Household Income # 12 87th
Per Capita Income # 19 78th

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