Shiawassee County MI Information


Shiawassee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 69,534
Population in Households 68,713
Population in Familes 56,067
Population in Group Qrtrs 821
Population Density1 131
Diversity Index2 14


Median Household Income $51,673
Average Household Income $65,009
Per Capita Income $25,634


Total Housing Units 30,400 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,144 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,126 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,130 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $135,184
Average Home Value $161,268


Total Households 27,270
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 18,950
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 -0.19% -0.11%
Households -0.09% -0.04%
Families -0.28% -0.16%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.79%


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, 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 # 28 67th
Population Density # 26 70th
Diversity Index # 58 31st
Median Household Income # 21 76th
Per Capita Income # 37 57th

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