Eaton County MI Information


Eaton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 110,402
Population in Households 108,769
Population in Familes 86,751
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,633
Population Density1 192
Diversity Index2 34


Median Household Income $58,952
Average Household Income $73,232
Per Capita Income $30,147


Total Housing Units 48,316 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,964 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,934 (28.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,418 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $168,044
Average Home Value $191,735


Total Households 44,898
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 29,648
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 0.29% 0.38%
Households 0.39% 0.45%
Families 0.17% 0.31%
Median Household Income   2.92%
Per Capita Income   3.54%


Eaton County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Eaton 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 # 19 78th
Population Density # 19 78th
Diversity Index # 20 77th
Median Household Income # 9 90th
Per Capita Income # 8 92nd

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