Ogemaw County MI Information


Ogemaw County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 20,883
Population in Households 20,639
Population in Familes 16,113
Population in Group Qrtrs 244
Population Density1 37
Diversity Index2 12


Median Household Income $38,314
Average Household Income $51,406
Per Capita Income $22,375


Total Housing Units 16,047 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,199 (44.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,815 (11.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,033 (43.8%)
Median Home Value $106,791
Average Home Value $140,422


Total Households 9,014
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 5,882
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 -0.46% -0.59%
Households -0.36% -0.52%
Families -0.56% -0.66%
Median Household Income   1.15%
Per Capita Income   2.07%


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, 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 # 64 24th
Population Density # 60 29th
Diversity Index # 63 25th
Median Household Income # 77 8th
Per Capita Income # 72 14th

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