Calhoun County MI Information


Calhoun County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 134,410
Population in Households 130,281
Population in Familes 101,393
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,129
Population Density1 190
Diversity Index2 41


Median Household Income $47,178
Average Household Income $64,562
Per Capita Income $26,569


Total Housing Units 61,042 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 36,036 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,584 (28.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,422 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $124,434
Average Home Value $165,850


Total Households 53,620
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 34,326
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 -0.16% -0.13%
Households -0.09% -0.1%
Families -0.31% -0.24%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   3.71%


Calhoun County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calhoun 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 # 17 81st
Population Density # 20 77th
Diversity Index # 14 84th
Median Household Income # 40 53rd
Per Capita Income # 29 66th

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