Calhoun County MI Information


Calhoun County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 134,479
Daytime Population: Workers 67,546
Daytime Population: Residents 74,230
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 141,776
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 130,468
Population in Familes 102,474
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,011
Population Density2 190
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $45,229
Average Household Income $61,478
Per Capita Income $25,294


Total Housing Units 61,235 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 36,418 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,184 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,633 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $112,388
Average Home Value $152,155


Total Households 53,602
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 34,409
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 -0.17% -0.16%
Households -0.11% -0.13%
Families -0.32% -0.27%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   2.59%


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, 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 # 17 81st
Population Density # 20 77th
Diversity Index # 16 82nd
Median Household Income # 43 49th
Per Capita Income # 32 63rd

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