The City of Flat Rock had a population of 10,572 as of July 1, 2020. Flat Rock ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Flat Rock is located at latitude 42.0964 and longitude -83.2919 in Wayne County. The formal boundaries for the City of Flat Rock encompass a land area of 6.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Wayne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 600 feet.
The City of Flat Rock (GNIS ID: 1626284) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Flat Rock: Smooth Rock.
|Total Population||10,572 (100%)|
|Population in Households||10,517 (99.5%)|
|Population in Families||8,797 (83.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||55 ( 0.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$65,776|
|Average Household Income||$84,573|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$32,309|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,126 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,901 (70.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,137 (27.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||88 ( 2.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$192,833|
|Average Home Value||$194,424|
|Housing Affordability Index3||153|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.79%|
|Per Capita Income||2.96%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.19%|
The table below compares Flat Rock 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||# 100||86th|
|Population Density||# 188||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 123||82nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 74||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 179||74th|
|Diversity Index||# 163||77th|
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