Macomb County MI Information

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Macomb County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Macomb County MI Housing Affordability Index is 141
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Macomb County MI Wealth Index is 92
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

Total Population 878,635 (100%)
Population in Households 871,114 (99.1%)
Population in Families 712,771 (81.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 7,521 ( 0.9%)
Population Density 1,834
Diversity Index2 39
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $60,365
Average Household Income $80,727
Per Capita Income $31,935
Wealth Index4 92

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 371,965 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 249,415 (67.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 97,947 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 24,603 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $180,670
Housing Affordability Index3 141
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 347,362
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 228,987
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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 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.
  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 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.47% 0.54%
Households 0.5% 0.56%
Families 0.32% 0.44%
Median Household Income   2.71%
Per Capita Income   2.84%

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Macomb County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Macomb County to the other 83 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 3 98th
Population Density # 2 99th
Diversity Index # 17 81st
Median Household Income # 13 86th
Per Capita Income # 13 86th

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