Newaygo County MI Information


Newaygo County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 49,190
Population in Households 48,633
Population in Familes 39,969
Population in Group Qrtrs 557
Population Density1 61
Diversity Index2 22


Median Household Income $47,482
Average Household Income $60,727
Per Capita Income $23,204


Total Housing Units 25,597 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,439 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,211 (12.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,947 (27.1%)
Median Home Value $119,694
Average Home Value $149,014


Total Households 18,650
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 13,135
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.18% 0.24%
Households 0.16% 0.23%
Families -0.02% 0.1%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   1.89%


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, 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 # 36 58th
Population Density # 42 51st
Diversity Index # 36 58th
Median Household Income # 38 55th
Per Capita Income # 61 28th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.