Montague, MI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Montague, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Montague had a population of 2,394 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Montague is located at latitude 43.4133 and longitude -86.3643 in Muskegon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Montague (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0.65 sq. miles. Muskegon County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 630 feet.

The City of Montague (GNIS ID: 1626757) 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 Montague 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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Montague, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,394
Daytime Population: Workers 1,365
Daytime Population: Residents 1,272
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,637
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 2,394
Population in Familes 1,939
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 917
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $50,558
Average Household Income $60,144
Per Capita Income $25,386


Total Housing Units 1,198 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 755 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 268 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 175 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $121,798
Average Home Value $199,669


Total Households 1,023
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 674
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 0.19% 0.21%
Households 0.23% 0.25%
Families 0.65% 0.12%
Median Household Income   1.17%
Per Capita Income   2.54%

Montague, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montague 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 # 271 61st
Population Density # 361 48th
Diversity Index # 329 52nd
Median Household Income # 261 62nd
Per Capita Income # 257 63rd

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