Demographics


Economy
The unemployment rate in Lapeer County is 3.9%, with job growth of 1.81%.
Michigan sales tax rate is 6%.
The income per capita is $23,986 which includes all adults and children.
The median household income is $50,007.

     LAPEER   MI     U.S.
Unemployment Rate
3.9%
4.0%
   3.7%
Sales Tax
 6.0%
6.0%
6.0%
Income per Capita
$23,986
$26,613
$31,128
Median Household Income
$50,007
$51,084
 $57,617
Source: US Census Bureau

2016 Age Demographics
Age  2016 Population              
Under 20 years            21,071     23.9%
20 to 39 years  19,122 21.7%
40 to 59 years 26,559 30%
60 to 79 years    18,462 20.9%
80 years and over    3,126  3.5%
Source: US Census Bureau

2016 Educational Attainment
Population 25 years and over          61,478
Less than 9th grade   3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma  6.8%
High School Graduate 36.91%
Some college, no degree   25.67%
Associate's degree  10%
Bachelor's degree   11.2%
Graduate or professional degree 6.6% 
Source: BLS

Estimated Households by Household Income (2016)
   LAPEER
Less than $10,000 4.9%
$10,000-$14,999  4.1%
$15,000-$24,999  9.8%
$25,000-$34,999  10%
$35,000-$49,999  15.6%
$50,000-$74,999  22.7%
$75,000-$99,999  13.2%
$100,000-$149,999  13.6%
$150,000 or more 6.1%
Source: US Census Bureau


Population by Occupation
% of Civilian Employed Population 16 years of age and older   LAPEER
COUNTY
Accomodations & Food Service
   6.7%
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting
1.7%
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
1.4%
Construction
7.5%
Educational Services
6.6%
Finance & Insurance
2.8%
Health Care & Social Assistance
13.3%
Manufacturing
24.2%
Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services
3.9%
Real Estate
.9%
Retail Trade
11.5%
Transportation & Warehousing
3.2%
Source: US Census Bureau