Eaton County MI Information


Eaton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 110,013
Daytime Population: Workers 48,775
Daytime Population: Residents 57,186
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 105,961
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 108,454
Population in Familes 87,228
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,559
Population Density2 191
Diversity Index3 34


Median Household Income $56,829
Average Household Income $70,406
Per Capita Income $28,994


Total Housing Units 48,061 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 31,841 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,918 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,302 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $159,170
Average Home Value $179,717


Total Households 44,759
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 29,648
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 0.29% 0.33%
Households 0.4% 0.41%
Families 0.2% 0.27%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   2.67%


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, 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 # 19 78th
Population Density # 19 78th
Diversity Index # 20 77th
Median Household Income # 8 92nd
Per Capita Income # 11 88th

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