Stanwood, MI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Stanwood, Michigan - Basic Facts

The Village of Stanwood had a population of 203 as of July 1, 2017. Stanwood ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Stanwood is located at latitude 43.5804 and longitude -85.4482 in Mecosta County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Stanwood (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mecosta County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 961 feet.

The Village of Stanwood (GNIS ID: 2399887) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Stanwood is located within Township of Mecosta, a minor civil division (MCD) of Mecosta County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Stanwood 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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Stanwood, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 203
Daytime Population: Workers 61
Daytime Population: Residents 122
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 183
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 203
Population in Familes 173
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 830
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $44,887
Average Household Income $56,358
Per Capita Income $18,208


Total Housing Units 84 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 60 (71.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $93,750
Average Home Value $102,119


Total Households 73
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 55
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 -0.53% -0.5%
Households -0.55% -0.55%
Families -0.96% -0.37%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   2.12%

Stanwood, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stanwood 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 # 655 5th
Population Density # 387 44th
Diversity Index # 532 23rd
Median Household Income # 381 45th
Per Capita Income # 631 9th

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