Tuscola County MI Information


Tuscola County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 54,639
Daytime Population: Workers 14,673
Daytime Population: Residents 32,070
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 46,743
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 53,560
Population in Familes 44,574
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,079
Population Density2 68
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $46,946
Average Household Income $57,761
Per Capita Income $22,929


Total Housing Units 24,451 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,375 (71.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,018 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,058 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $107,808
Average Home Value $131,148


Total Households 21,393
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 15,089
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 -0.27% -0.37%
Households -0.13% -0.31%
Families -0.3% -0.42%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.53%


Tuscola County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tuscola 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 # 34 60th
Population Density # 39 54th
Diversity Index # 53 37th
Median Household Income # 36 58th
Per Capita Income # 60 29th

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