Chippewa County MI Information


Chippewa County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 38,017
Daytime Population: Workers 14,948
Daytime Population: Residents 19,359
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 34,307
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 33,079
Population in Familes 25,521
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,938
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $44,397
Average Household Income $57,842
Per Capita Income $22,539


Total Housing Units 21,582 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,791 (45.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,384 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,407 (34.3%)
Median Home Value $108,616
Average Home Value $143,397


Total Households 14,175
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 8,865
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 -0.18% -0.43%
Households -0.15% -0.46%
Families -0.37% -0.6%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   1.9%


Chippewa County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chippewa 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 # 42 51st
Population Density # 68 19th
Diversity Index # 6 94th
Median Household Income # 47 45th
Per Capita Income # 64 24th

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