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The City of Bad Axe had a population of 2,961 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Bad Axe is located at latitude 43.802 and longitude -83.0008 in Huron County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bad Axe encompass a land area of 2.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Huron County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 758 feet.
The City of Bad Axe (GNIS ID: 1625872) 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.
|Total Population||2,961 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,821 (95.3%)|
|Population in Families||2,023 (68.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||140 ( 4.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$38,178|
|Average Household Income||$51,591|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,295|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,548 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||789 (51.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||518 (33.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||241 (15.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,607|
|Average Home Value||$124,303|
|Housing Affordability Index3||191|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.84%|
|Per Capita Income||2.29%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.64%|
The table below compares Bad Axe to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 241||65th|
|Population Density||# 249||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 616||11th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 226||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 492||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 366||48th|
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