The City of Williamston had a population of 3,980 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Williamston is located at latitude 42.6889 and longitude -84.283 in Ingham County. The formal boundaries for the City of Williamston encompass a land area of 2.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Ingham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 869 feet.
The City of Williamston 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||3,980 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,970 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||3,211 (80.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||10 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$85,208|
|Average Household Income||$109,418|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$43,345|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,816 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,195 (65.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||458 (25.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||163 ( 9.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$240,027|
|Average Home Value||$256,925|
|Housing Affordability Index3||179|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.71%|
|Per Capita Income||2.6%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.25%|
The table below compares Williamston to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 206||70th|
|Population Density||# 185||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 39||95th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 241||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 70||90th|
|Diversity Index||# 312||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.