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The Michigan Center CDP(1) had a population of 4,575 as of July 1, 2022.

The primary coordinate point for Michigan Center is located at latitude 42.2331 and longitude -84.3272 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the Michigan Center Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 5.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.66 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 945 feet.

The Michigan Center Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Michigan Center Census Designated Place is located within Township of Leoni, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jackson County.

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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Michigan Center, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 4,575 (100%)
Population in Households 4,575 (100.0%)
Population in Families 3,562 (77.9%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 908
Diversity Index2 23


Median Household Income $58,388
Average Household Income $83,502
% of Income for Mortgage4 14%
Per Capita Income $35,442
Wealth Index5 75


Total HU (Housing Units) 2,103 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,664 (79.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 271 (12.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 167 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $159,055
Average Home Value $160,661
Housing Affordability Index3 161


Total Households 1,936
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 1,238
Average Family Size 3.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population -0.33% -0.39%
Households -0.61% -0.26%
Families   -0.33%
Median Household Income   4.42%
Per Capita Income   2.96%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.16%

Michigan Center, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Michigan Center to the other 745 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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 # 189 75th
Population Density # 360 52nd
Median Household Income # 321 57th
Housing Affordability Index # 322 43rd
Per Capita Income # 245 67th
Diversity Index # 350 53rd

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