The City of Lowell had a population of 4,006 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Lowell is located at latitude 42.9336 and longitude -85.342 in Kent County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lowell encompass a land area of 2.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.22 sq. miles. Kent County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 633 feet.
The City of Lowell (GNIS ID: 1626644) 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||4,006 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,868 (96.6%)|
|Population in Families||3,121 (77.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||138 ( 3.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$64,677|
|Average Household Income||$76,075|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,068|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,655 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,002 (60.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||548 (33.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||106 ( 6.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$168,571|
|Average Home Value||$187,924|
|Housing Affordability Index3||199|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.49%|
|Per Capita Income||0.97%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.69%|
The table below compares Lowell 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||# 206||70th|
|Population Density||# 234||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 136||80th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 258||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 253||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 299||58th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.