Atlanta, MI Profile: Facts & Data


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Atlanta, Michigan - Basic Facts

The Atlanta Census Designated Place had a population of 743 as of July 1, 2018. Atlanta ranks in the lower 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 Atlanta is located at latitude 44.9992 and longitude -84.1586 in Montmorency County. The formal boundaries for the Atlanta Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Montmorency County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 892 feet.

The Atlanta Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393321) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Atlanta Census Designated Place is located within Township of Briley, a minor civil division (MCD) of Montmorency County.

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


Total Population 743
Population in Households 716
Population in Familes 531
Population in Group Qrtrs 27
Population Density2 226
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $30,058
Average Household Income $38,876
Per Capita Income $17,771


Total Housing Units 576 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 255 (44.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 68 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 253 (43.9%)
Median Home Value $83,894
Average Home Value $97,451


Total Households 323
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 192
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 -1.29% -1.21%
Households -1.31% -1.27%
Families -1.36% -1.39%
Median Household Income   0.52%
Per Capita Income   1.39%

Atlanta, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Atlanta 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 # 485 30th
Population Density # 613 12th
Diversity Index # 658 5th
Median Household Income # 669 3rd
Per Capita Income # 650 6th

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