Walloon Lake, MI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Walloon Lake, Michigan - Basic Facts

The Walloon Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 273 as of July 1, 2017. Walloon Lake ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Walloon Lake is located at latitude 45.2719 and longitude -84.9412 in Charlevoix County. The formal boundaries for the Walloon Lake Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Charlevoix County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 712 feet.

The Walloon Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583769) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Walloon Lake Census Designated Place is located within Township of Melrose, a minor civil division (MCD) of Charlevoix County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Walloon Lake population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Walloon Lake: Bear Lake.

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Walloon Lake, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 273
Daytime Population: Workers 70
Daytime Population: Residents 141
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 211
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 272
Population in Familes 226
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 202
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $53,280
Average Household Income $76,092
Per Capita Income $29,907


Total Housing Units 270 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 102 (37.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 19 ( 7.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 149 (55.2%)
Median Home Value $159,211
Average Home Value $238,095


Total Households 121
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 84
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 -0.83% -0.52%
Households -0.98% -0.5%
Families 0.17% -0.72%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   3.78%

Walloon Lake, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Walloon Lake to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 623 10th
Population Density # 623 10th
Diversity Index # 655 6th
Median Household Income # 196 72nd
Per Capita Income # 154 78th

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