Marquette County MI Information


Marquette County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 67,515
Daytime Population: Workers 28,937
Daytime Population: Residents 38,143
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 67,080
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 62,920
Population in Familes 46,632
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,595
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $48,648
Average Household Income $62,668
Per Capita Income $26,576


Total Housing Units 35,203 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,853 (53.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,166 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,184 (20.4%)
Median Home Value $135,442
Average Home Value $164,129


Total Households 28,019
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 16,667
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 0.09% -0.05%
Households 0.24% 0.01%
Families 0.0% -0.15%
Median Household Income   1.04%
Per Capita Income   1.91%


Marquette County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marquette 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 # 29 66th
Population Density # 60 29th
Diversity Index # 49 42nd
Median Household Income # 25 71st
Per Capita Income # 25 71st

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