Montrose, MI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Montrose, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Montrose had a population of 1,635 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Montrose is located at latitude 43.1763 and longitude -83.8932 in Genesee County. The formal boundaries for the City of Montrose (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Genesee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 673 feet.

The City of Montrose (GNIS ID: 1626762) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Montrose population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 1,635
Daytime Population: Workers 635
Daytime Population: Residents 1,039
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,674
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 1,622
Population in Familes 1,281
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density2 1,674
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $36,334
Average Household Income $45,605
Per Capita Income $18,854


Total Housing Units 726 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 409 (56.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 259 (35.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 58 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $89,481
Average Home Value $95,477


Total Households 668
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 421
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 -0.18% -0.36%
Households 0.0% -0.24%
Families -0.26% -0.38%
Median Household Income   0.45%
Per Capita Income   2.34%

Montrose, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montrose to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 341 51st
Population Density # 179 74th
Diversity Index # 499 28th
Median Household Income # 597 14th
Per Capita Income # 612 12th

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