Dickinson County MI Information


Dickinson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,910
Population in Households 25,457
Population in Familes 19,875
Population in Group Qrtrs 453
Population Density1 34
Diversity Index2 11


Median Household Income $49,152
Average Household Income $64,327
Per Capita Income $28,227


Total Housing Units 13,990 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,990 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,297 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,703 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $99,921
Average Home Value $150,025


Total Households 11,287
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 7,140
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 -0.12% -0.32%
Households -0.08% -0.3%
Families -0.3% -0.45%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.92%


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, 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 # 53 37th
Population Density # 63 25th
Diversity Index # 75 11th
Median Household Income # 32 63rd
Per Capita Income # 20 77th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.