Rentals in Michigan
Michigan is home to 4,531,231 housing units, with 141,687 housing units available to rent. The average household size of rented homes is 2.34 persons in Michigan. Renters account for 1,037,147, or 27.20% of the occupied homes in Michigan. Home owners account for 72.80% of Michigan's population and have a monthly average cost of $1,288 with a mortgage. The average rent for an apartment in Michigan in the last 12 months has been $1332. The average rents for a 1 bed, 2 bed and 3 bed apartments have been $980, $1216, and $1483 respectively.
The capitol of Michigan is Lansing and the population of Michigan is 9,883,640. The most populated cities in Michigan are Detroit, Grand Rapids, Warren, Flint, and Sterling Heights.
Weather and Climate
Michigan is located in the Midwestern region of the United States, and experiences a humid continental climate. Michigan has an annual average snowfall of 51.1 inches, and an average of 32.8 inches of annual rainfall. Michigan summers average around 83 degrees for the high and 62 for the low. Average winter temperatures average at a high of 31 degrees and 18 for the low.
49.1% of the population is male and 50.9% female in Michigan. The median age for Michigan’s residents is 39 years, with males averaging at 37.6 years and females 40. Michigan has 4,531,231 households within the state, with each home averaging $45,413 in annual income. There is 12.10% of the population in poverty, and 12.40% of Michigan residents live without health care coverage or insurance.
Sports Universities and Education
Michigan is home to four major league sports teams including the NHL’s Detroit Red Wings, the MLB’s Detroit Tigers, the NFL’s Detroit Lions, and the NBA‘s Detroit Pistons. Universities in Michigan include the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Wayne State University. 30.30% of Michigan residents are enrolled in college or university and 15.60% have a bachelor's degree.
Industry and Employment
Michigan’s top industries include motor vehicles, machinery, fabricated metal products, food processing, chemicals, mining, and tourism. There are 4,137,510 employed Michigan residents and they drive on average 23.9 minutes to work each day. 9.40% of Michigan's population is unemployed.