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Memphis, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Memphis had a population of 1,180 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Memphis is located at latitude 42.8952 and longitude -82.7683 in Macomb County. The formal boundaries for the City of Memphis (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Macomb County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 758 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Memphis are located in Macomb County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and St. Clair County.

The City of Memphis (GNIS ID: 1626721) 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.

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Memphis, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,180
Population in Households 1,141
Population in Familes 984
Population in Group Qrtrs 39
Population Density2 1,054
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $59,062
Average Household Income $73,188
Per Capita Income $27,459


Total Housing Units 519 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 370 (71.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 107 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $208,182
Average Home Value $239,527


Total Households 477
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 357
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.03% 0.12%
Households 0.08% 0.21%
Families 1.34% 0.06%
Median Household Income   4.24%
Per Capita Income   4.46%

Memphis, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Memphis to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 404 42nd
Population Density # 309 55th
Diversity Index # 452 35th
Median Household Income # 132 81st
Per Capita Income # 228 67th

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