Midland County, MI

83,462 Population
516.3 square miles 161.7 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.8%
was 0.8%
Ranked 24th Highest in MI
Population Density
161.7
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
53.1%
was 54.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
3.1%
was 4.2%
Ranked 15th Highest in MI
Percent Under 18
21.4%
was 22.1%
Ranked 19th Highest in MI
Percent 65 and Over
17.4%
was 16.9%
Ranked 8th Highest in MI

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
5.2
was 4.7
Ranked 17th Lowest in MI
Percent Living in Poverty
8.2%
was 11.5%
Ranked 3rd Lowest in MI
Median Household Income
$54,852
was $59,292
Ranked 11th Highest in MI
Gini Income Distribution
 
46.4
46
US Gini Index is 42.0
Number of Businesses per 100,000
2,090
Ranked 46th Highest in MI
Patents per 100,000
166
Ranked 2nd Highest in MI

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
was 1.2
Ranked 16th Highest in MI
Violent Crimes per 100,000
70.6
was 64.3
Ranked 43rd Highest in MI
Property Crimes per 100,000
412.6
was 438.5
Ranked 40th Highest in MI

 Housing

Total Housing Units
36,535
was 36,465
Ranked 24th Highest in MI
Median Rent
$774
was $739
Ranked 14th Highest in MI
Total Building Permits
200
was 196
 
Occupied Housing Units
34,381
was 32,977
 
Homeownership Rate
75.3%
was 75.5%
Ranked 12th Highest in MI
Single Family Building Permits
138
was 194
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
70.8
was 70.6
Ranked 21st Highest in MI
Rental Vacancy Rate
20.2%
was 30.2%
Ranked 22nd Highest in MI
Multifamily Building Permits
62
was 2
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.5
Ranked 26th Highest in MI
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
5.6
was 5.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
2.4
was 2.3
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
95.8%
was 99.8%
Ranked 25th Highest in MI
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
93.1%
Ranked 13th Highest in MI
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.6%
was 100%
Ranked 13th Highest in MI

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
94.2%
was 94.6%
Ranked 6th Highest in MI
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
33.7%
was 34.0%
Ranked 7th Highest in MI

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