Shiawassee County MI Information


Shiawassee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 69,499
Daytime Population: Workers 20,180
Daytime Population: Residents 37,767
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 57,947
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 68,678
Population in Familes 56,472
Population in Group Qrtrs 821
Population Density2 131
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $51,252
Average Household Income $63,279
Per Capita Income $24,933


Total Housing Units 30,204 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,693 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,539 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,972 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $124,456
Average Home Value $147,723


Total Households 27,232
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 18,976
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 -0.23% -0.3%
Households -0.13% -0.23%
Families -0.3% -0.35%
Median Household Income   0.77%
Per Capita Income   2.02%


Shiawassee County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shiawassee 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 # 28 67th
Population Density # 26 70th
Diversity Index # 54 36th
Median Household Income # 20 77th
Per Capita Income # 40 53rd

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