The City of Chelsea had a population of 5,286 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Chelsea is located at latitude 42.3114 and longitude -84.0194 in Washtenaw County. The formal boundaries for the City of Chelsea (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Washtenaw County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 938 feet.
The City of Chelsea (GNIS ID: 2393813) 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.
|Population in Households||5,185|
|Population in Familes||3,884|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||101|
|Median Household Income||$60,123|
|Average Household Income||$91,405|
|Per Capita Income||$41,583|
|Total Housing Units||2,508 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,448 (57.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||926 (36.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||134 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$204,313|
|Average Home Value||$228,401|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.53%|
|Per Capita Income||3.58%|
The table below compares Chelsea to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 170||76th|
|Population Density||# 216||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 435||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 121||83rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 48||93rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.