Auburn Hills, MI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Auburn Hills, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Auburn Hills had a population of 22,672 as of July 1, 2017. Auburn Hills ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Auburn Hills is located at latitude 42.6747 and longitude -83.2436 in Oakland County. The formal boundaries for the City of Auburn Hills (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Oakland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 958 feet.

The City of Auburn Hills (GNIS ID: 1625860) 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 Auburn Hills 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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Auburn Hills, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,672
Daytime Population: Workers 51,364
Daytime Population: Residents 10,144
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 61,508
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.71
Population in Households 21,269
Population in Familes 15,006
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,403
Population Density2 1,366
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $53,485
Average Household Income $70,675
Per Capita Income $30,679


Total Housing Units 10,363 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,687 (45.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,692 (45.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 984 ( 9.5%)
Median Home Value $137,698
Average Home Value $162,009


Total Households 9,379
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 5,093
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 0.79% 0.64%
Households 0.81% 0.71%
Families 0.47% 0.5%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   2.4%

Auburn Hills, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Auburn Hills 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 # 54 92nd
Population Density # 236 66th
Diversity Index # 18 98th
Median Household Income # 188 73rd
Per Capita Income # 139 80th

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