Mackinac County MI Information


Mackinac County Subdivisions

Mackinac County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,847
Daytime Population: Workers 5,860
Daytime Population: Residents 5,012
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,872
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 10,752
Population in Familes 8,372
Population in Group Qrtrs 95
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $43,858
Average Household Income $57,940
Per Capita Income $26,596


Total Housing Units 11,708 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,822 (32.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,131 ( 9.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,755 (57.7%)
Median Home Value $137,669
Average Home Value $176,171


Total Households 4,953
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 3,123
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 race 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.33% -0.74%
Households -0.2% -0.66%
Families -0.42% -0.8%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   2.81%


Mackinac County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mackinac County to the other 83 counties and county equivalents in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 74 12th
Population Density # 76 10th
Diversity Index # 15 83rd
Median Household Income # 52 39th
Per Capita Income # 24 72nd

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