The City of Gobles had a population of 843 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Gobles is located at latitude 42.3609 and longitude -85.8795 in Van Buren County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gobles encompass a land area of 1.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Van Buren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 817 feet.
The City of Gobles (GNIS ID: 1626360) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||843 (100%)|
|Population in Households||838 (99.4%)|
|Population in Families||688 (81.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||5 ( 0.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$51,498|
|Average Household Income||$56,796|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,096|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||356 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||213 (59.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||118 (33.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,918|
|Average Home Value||$103,286|
|Housing Affordability Index3||280|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.85%|
|Per Capita Income||2.06%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.28%|
The table below compares Gobles to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 468||32nd|
|Population Density||# 397||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 361||48th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 589||85th|
|Per Capita Income||# 554||20th|
|Diversity Index||# 241||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.