Charlevoix County MI Information


Charlevoix County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,510
Population in Households 26,231
Population in Familes 20,949
Population in Group Qrtrs 279
Population Density1 64
Diversity Index2 14


Median Household Income $52,216
Average Household Income $69,717
Per Capita Income $29,640


Total Housing Units 17,964 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,608 (47.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,599 (14.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,757 (37.6%)
Median Home Value $173,490
Average Home Value $249,402


Total Households 11,207
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 7,459
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 0.26% 0.25%
Households 0.36% 0.32%
Families 0.15% 0.18%
Median Household Income   0.96%
Per Capita Income   1.95%


Charlevoix County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Charlevoix 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 # 52 39th
Population Density # 41 52nd
Diversity Index # 57 33rd
Median Household Income # 20 77th
Per Capita Income # 13 86th

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