Mount Pleasant, MI

25,896 Population
7.7 square miles 3,345.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
 
Population Density
3,345.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
22.3%
was 21.4%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
5.8%
was 5.7%
 
Percent Under 18
11.8%
was 11.5%
 
Percent 65 and Over
8.4%
was 8.3%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.7
was 4.6
Ranked 17th Lowest in MI
Percent Living in Poverty
41.0%
was 43.4%
 
Median Household Income
$31,710
was $30,833
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
51.4
51.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
3.9
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
204.2
was 221.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,356
was 1,871.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
9,290
was 9,399
 
Median Rent
$714
was $716
 
Total Building Permits
28
was 15
 
Occupied Housing Units
8,105
was 8,188
 
Homeownership Rate
38.3%
was 36.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
10
was 7
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,200.1
was 1,214.2
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
19.2%
was 19.0%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
18
was 8
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
3.0
was 1.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
1.1
was 0.6
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.6%
was 97.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
90.8%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.4%
was 99.3%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
92.4%
was 93.2%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
43.8%
was 42.9%
 

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