Emmet County MI Information


Emmet County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 34,162
Daytime Population: Workers 22,233
Daytime Population: Residents 15,810
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38,043
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.11
Population in Households 33,657
Population in Familes 26,730
Population in Group Qrtrs 505
Population Density2 73
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $54,895
Average Household Income $73,965
Per Capita Income $30,839


Total Housing Units 22,394 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,325 (46.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,810 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,259 (36.9%)
Median Home Value $180,348
Average Home Value $253,162


Total Households 14,135
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 9,184
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 0.61% 0.52%
Households 0.53% 0.47%
Families 0.32% 0.34%
Median Household Income   1.28%
Per Capita Income   2.56%


Emmet County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Emmet 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 # 45 47th
Population Density # 38 55th
Diversity Index # 46 46th
Median Household Income # 13 86th
Per Capita Income # 6 94th

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