The City of New Buffalo had a population of 1,862 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for New Buffalo is located at latitude 41.7939 and longitude -86.7439 in Berrien County. The formal boundaries for the City of New Buffalo encompass a land area of 2.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Berrien County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 623 feet.
The City of New Buffalo has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for New Buffalo: Buffalo.
|Total Population||1,862 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,859 (99.8%)|
|Population in Families||1,351 (72.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3 ( 0.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$52,720|
|Average Household Income||$85,075|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||24%|
|Per Capita Income||$39,926|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,696 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||648 (38.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||238 (14.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||810 (47.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$300,885|
|Average Home Value||$418,634|
|Housing Affordability Index3||104|
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.5%|
|Per Capita Income||2.86%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.15%|
The table below compares New Buffalo to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 313||55th|
|Population Density||# 426||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 333||52nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 27||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 90||87th|
|Diversity Index||# 207||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.