Dickinson County MI Information


Dickinson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,856
Daytime Population: Workers 13,894
Daytime Population: Residents 13,820
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27,714
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 25,403
Population in Familes 20,013
Population in Group Qrtrs 453
Population Density2 34
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $47,891
Average Household Income $62,259
Per Capita Income $27,451


Total Housing Units 14,208 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,989 (63.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,326 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,893 (20.4%)
Median Home Value $96,460
Average Home Value $136,314


Total Households 11,315
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 7,177
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% -0.28%
Households -0.05% -0.21%
Families -0.27% -0.36%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   2.12%


Dickinson County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dickinson 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 # 53 37th
Population Density # 63 25th
Diversity Index # 71 16th
Median Household Income # 31 64th
Per Capita Income # 18 80th

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