Wexford County MI Information


Wexford County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 33,538
Daytime Population: Workers 16,520
Daytime Population: Residents 19,176
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 35,696
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 33,149
Population in Familes 26,596
Population in Group Qrtrs 389
Population Density2 59
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $44,243
Average Household Income $57,292
Per Capita Income $22,945


Total Housing Units 17,125 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,944 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,408 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,773 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $110,255
Average Home Value $140,791


Total Households 13,352
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 9,058
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 0.33% 0.41%
Households 0.35% 0.43%
Families 0.16% 0.31%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   2.18%


Wexford County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wexford 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 # 46 46th
Population Density # 43 49th
Diversity Index # 63 25th
Median Household Income # 49 42nd
Per Capita Income # 59 30th

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