Ogemaw County MI Information


Ogemaw County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 20,798
Daytime Population: Workers 8,232
Daytime Population: Residents 12,691
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,923
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 20,554
Population in Familes 16,197
Population in Group Qrtrs 244
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $38,591
Average Household Income $51,596
Per Capita Income $22,437


Total Housing Units 16,047 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,154 (44.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,815 (11.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,078 (44.1%)
Median Home Value $103,051
Average Home Value $131,273


Total Households 8,969
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 5,866
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 -0.58% -0.84%
Households -0.47% -0.77%
Families -0.68% -0.9%
Median Household Income   1.27%
Per Capita Income   2.82%


Ogemaw County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ogemaw 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 # 64 24th
Population Density # 61 28th
Diversity Index # 64 24th
Median Household Income # 75 11th
Per Capita Income # 66 22nd

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