The Village of Howard City had a population of 1,915 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Howard City is located at latitude 43.3956 and longitude -85.4678 in Montcalm County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Howard City encompass a land area of 2.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Montcalm County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 879 feet.
The Village of Howard City (GNIS ID: 2398547) 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.
|Total Population||1,915 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,914 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||1,602 (83.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$40,881|
|Average Household Income||$50,381|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$18,423|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||791 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||536 (67.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||200 (25.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||55 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$117,828|
|Average Home Value||$143,505|
|Housing Affordability Index3||212|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.22%|
|Per Capita Income||1.11%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.37%|
The table below compares Howard City to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 308||56th|
|Population Density||# 410||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 553||20th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 328||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 651||6th|
|Diversity Index||# 514||26th|
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