Newaygo County MI Information


Newaygo County Subdivisions

Newaygo County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 49,235
Daytime Population: Workers 15,532
Daytime Population: Residents 28,738
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 44,270
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 48,678
Population in Familes 40,305
Population in Group Qrtrs 557
Population Density2 61
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $46,916
Average Household Income $60,497
Per Capita Income $22,995


Total Housing Units 25,462 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,040 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,528 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,894 (27.1%)
Median Home Value $116,753
Average Home Value $141,529


Total Households 18,568
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 13,114
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 0.22% 0.26%
Households 0.12% 0.2%
Families -0.05% 0.08%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   2.79%


Newaygo County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Newaygo County to the other 83 counties and county equivalents 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 # 36 58th
Population Density # 42 51st
Diversity Index # 35 59th
Median Household Income # 37 57th
Per Capita Income # 58 31st

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