Mason, MI

8,334 Population
5.1 square miles 1,634.2 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
1,634.2
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
46.6%
was 45.3%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
2.4%
was 1.6%
 
Percent Under 18
21.5%
was 22.4%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.9%
was 12.4%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
10.5%
was 9.3%
 
Median Household Income
$52,352
was $51,655
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
38.9
37.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
144
was 84.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,379.7
was 2,025.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
3,545
was 3,547
 
Median Rent
$875
was $851
 
Total Building Permits
15
was 17
 
Occupied Housing Units
3,279
was 3,201
 
Homeownership Rate
59.7%
was 54.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
15
was 17
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
695.1
was 695.5
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
16.8%
was 19.3%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
4.3
was 4.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
1.8
was 2.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.0%
was 98.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
92.6%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.5%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
93.6%
was 91.4%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
28.9%
was 27.7%
 

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