Gratiot County MI Information


Gratiot County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 41,651
Population in Households 36,398
Population in Familes 29,199
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,253
Population Density1 73
Diversity Index2 28


Median Household Income $46,320
Average Household Income $59,913
Per Capita Income $22,089


Total Housing Units 16,339 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,485 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,268 (26.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,586 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $96,025
Average Home Value $124,077


Total Households 14,753
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 9,978
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 -0.24% -0.22%
Households -0.08% -0.2%
Families -0.28% -0.33%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   3.01%


Gratiot County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gratiot 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 # 41 52nd
Population Density # 37 57th
Diversity Index # 28 67th
Median Household Income # 43 49th
Per Capita Income # 75 11th

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