Schoolcraft County MI Information


Schoolcraft County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,324
Daytime Population: Workers 2,730
Daytime Population: Residents 5,576
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,306
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 8,184
Population in Familes 6,395
Population in Group Qrtrs 140
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $41,059
Average Household Income $53,735
Per Capita Income $23,991


Total Housing Units 6,313 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,954 (46.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 721 (11.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,638 (41.8%)
Median Home Value $97,026
Average Home Value $129,612


Total Households 3,675
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 2,334
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 -0.26% -0.35%
Households -0.31% -0.38%
Families -0.53% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   2.72%


Schoolcraft County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Schoolcraft 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 # 80 5th
Population Density # 81 4th
Diversity Index # 30 65th
Median Household Income # 69 18th
Per Capita Income # 50 41st

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