Nationwide Claims to Fame

Mount Pleasant is 40th out of 6,405 other cities in Income below poverty line

Statewide Claims to Fame

Mount Pleasant is 3rd in Michigan out of 174 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Mount Pleasant is 6th in Michigan out of 174 other cities in Income below poverty line

Mount Pleasant is 6th in Michigan out of 174 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Mount Pleasant Rank Michigan US
Current population (2012) 26,183 43rd 9,883,360 313,914,040
Size in square miles 7.7 58th 56,538.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,360.8 47th 174.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Mount Pleasant Rank Michigan US
Residents younger than 5 3.6% 172nd 5.8% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 11.0% 172nd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 7.2% 168th 14.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Mount Pleasant Rank Michigan US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.7% 53rd 88.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 41.8% 28th 25.3% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Mount Pleasant Rank Michigan US
Race - White 87.6% 96th 80.1% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.9% 93rd 14.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 2.0% 6th 0.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.0% 32nd 2.6% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 94th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.8% 59th 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.3% 85th 4.6% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 85.6% 93rd 76.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Mount Pleasant Rank Michigan US
Female residents 52.6% 47th 50.9% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 5.0% 69th 6.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Mount Pleasant Rank Michigan US
Housing units 8,981 58th 4,525,480 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 52.6% 3rd 18.1% 25.9%
Households 8,325 57th 3,825,182 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 36.7% 172nd 73.5% 66.1%
Home median value $130,600 73rd $137,300 $186,200
People per household 2.4 84th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Mount Pleasant Rank Michigan US
Income per capita $15,792 157th $25,482 $27,915
Income per household $28,020 160th $48,669 $52,762
Income below poverty line 44.7% 6th 15.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Mount Pleasant Rank Michigan US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,698 58th 816,972 27,092,908
Retail sales $496,111 32nd $109,102,594 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $18,769 44th $10,855 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $87,127 29th $14,536,648 $613,795,732

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