Whitehall, MI Profile: Facts & Data


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Whitehall, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Whitehall had a population of 2,726 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Whitehall is located at latitude 43.4005 and longitude -86.3396 in Muskegon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Whitehall (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.59 sq. miles. Muskegon County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 614 feet.

The City of Whitehall (GNIS ID: 1627262) 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 Whitehall population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

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


Total Population 2,726
Population in Households 2,619
Population in Familes 2,031
Population in Group Qrtrs 107
Population Density2 852
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $51,589
Average Household Income $65,337
Per Capita Income $28,316


Total Housing Units 1,291 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 829 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 335 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 128 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $146,005
Average Home Value $173,160


Total Households 1,163
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 716
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 0.09% 0.2%
Households 0.1% 0.21%
Families 0.66% 0.03%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   3.48%

Whitehall, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Whitehall 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 # 251 64th
Population Density # 379 45th
Diversity Index # 317 54th
Median Household Income # 266 62nd
Per Capita Income # 210 70th

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