The City of Watervliet had a population of 1,688 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Watervliet is located at latitude 42.1891 and longitude -86.2585 in Berrien County. The formal boundaries for the City of Watervliet (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Berrien County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 650 feet.
The City of Watervliet (GNIS ID: 1627224) 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.
|Population in Households||1,680|
|Population in Familes||1,322|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8|
|Median Household Income||$40,600|
|Average Household Income||$48,636|
|Per Capita Income||$19,949|
|Total Housing Units||756 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||428 (56.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||233 (30.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||94 (12.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$115,046|
|Average Home Value||$136,189|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.58%|
|Per Capita Income||3.31%|
The table below compares Watervliet to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 337||51st|
|Population Density||# 222||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 197||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 525||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 594||14th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.