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Warren, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Warren is the 3rd largest city in Michigan with a population of 138,367 as of July 1, 2017. Warren ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Warren is located at latitude 42.4929 and longitude -83.025 in Macomb County. The formal boundaries for the City of Warren (see map below) encompass a land area of 34.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Macomb County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 623 feet.

The City of Warren (GNIS ID: 1627213) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Warren population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 138,367
Daytime Population: Workers 87,866
Daytime Population: Residents 75,594
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 163,460
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.18
Population in Households 137,105
Population in Familes 108,375
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,262
Population Density2 4,024
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $46,673
Average Household Income $58,401
Per Capita Income $23,526


Total Housing Units 59,716 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 39,964 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,233 (25.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,519 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $106,419
Average Home Value $117,078


Total Households 55,197
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 34,665
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 0.44% 0.53%
Households 0.45% 0.55%
Families 0.19% 0.38%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Warren, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Warren to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 3 100th
Population Density # 34 95th
Diversity Index # 68 90th
Median Household Income # 334 52nd
Per Capita Income # 350 50th

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