Emmet County MI Information


Emmet County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 33,677
Population in Households 33,172
Population in Familes 26,112
Population in Group Qrtrs 505
Population Density1 72
Diversity Index2 18


Median Household Income $53,888
Average Household Income $71,540
Per Capita Income $30,099


Total Housing Units 22,410 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,217 (45.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,840 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,353 (37.3%)
Median Home Value $188,169
Average Home Value $276,901


Total Households 14,057
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 9,109
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 0.36% 0.22%
Households 0.4% 0.25%
Families 0.18% 0.11%
Median Household Income   0.55%
Per Capita Income   1.4%


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, 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 # 46 46th
Population Density # 38 55th
Diversity Index # 46 46th
Median Household Income # 16 82nd
Per Capita Income # 9 90th

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