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The Whitmore Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 6,521 as of July 1, 2019.
The primary coordinate point for Whitmore Lake is located at latitude 42.4395 and longitude -83.7438 in Livingston County. The formal boundaries for the Whitmore Lake Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 4.21 sq. miles and a water area of 1.08 sq. miles. Livingston County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 925 feet.
While the primary coordinates for Whitmore Lake Census Designated Place are located in Livingston County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Washtenaw County.
The Whitmore Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: ) has a U5 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX
|Whitmore Lake, MI Housing Affordability Index is 152
State of Michigan Housing Affordability Index is 142
|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.|
|Whitmore Lake, MI Wealth Index is 98
State of Michigan Wealth Index is 92
|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.|
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|Population in Households||6,493|
|Population in Familes||5,054|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||28|
|Median Household Income||$65,772|
|Average Household Income||$89,764|
|Per Capita Income||$37,147|
|Total Housing Units||3,129 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,121 (67.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||708 (22.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||300 ( 9.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$199,764|
|Housing Affordability Index2||152|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.33%|
|Per Capita Income||4.2%|
The table below compares Whitmore Lake to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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||# 147||79th|
|Population Density||# 199||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 400||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 110||84th|
|Per Capita Income||# 95||86th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.