Genesee County MI Information


Genesee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 409,896
Daytime Population: Workers 149,297
Daytime Population: Residents 249,396
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 398,693
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 403,923
Population in Familes 322,168
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,973
Population Density2 644
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $46,309
Average Household Income $61,844
Per Capita Income $25,146


Total Housing Units 192,180 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 112,634 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 51,719 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 27,827 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $110,740
Average Home Value $142,813


Total Households 164,353
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 106,799
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 -0.52% -0.54%
Households -0.4% -0.46%
Families -0.61% -0.59%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   2.57%


Genesee County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Genesee 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 # 5 95th
Population Density # 5 95th
Diversity Index # 10 89th
Median Household Income # 40 53rd
Per Capita Income # 35 59th

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