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Colon, MI (Michigan) Houses and Residents

Colon,MI index of house prices

Total population: 1,159 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,222 (5 farm, 1,217 nonfarm))

Houses: 699 (505 occupied: 334 owner occupied, 170 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

34%
State:

30%

Housing density: 502 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $513,584.

Median contract rent in 2016: $294 (lower quartile is $195, upper quartile is $396)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,843


Median gross rent in Colon, MI in 2016: $371

Housing units in Colon with a mortgage: 215 (2 second mortgage, 19 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 118

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $61,404

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $45,214

Median monthly housing costs: $638


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Colon, Michigan Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $96,340 (it was $71,400 in 2000)
Colon:

$96,340
Michigan:

$147,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,602 - $173,282
Median year house/condo built: 1953

Median year apartment built: 1972

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,163
  • In family households: 902 (127 male householders, 148 female householders)
    216 spouses, 345 children (255 natural, 27 adopted, 61 stepchildren), 22 grandchildren, 6 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 13 other relatives, 22 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 263 (104 male householders (76 living alone)), 128 female householders (124 living alone)), 29 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 142 2-persons, 33 3-persons, 58 4-persons, 16 5-persons, 7 6-persons, 16 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 201 1-person, 30 2-persons.

222 married couples with children.
36 single-parent households (0 men, 36 women).

97.8% of residents of Colon speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 40% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 24 (2.1%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.7
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.8
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Colon, Michigan:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 872 bedrooms
  • 1423 bedrooms
  • 814 bedrooms
  • 255+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Colon population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Colon, Michigan:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 811 bedroom
  • 402 bedrooms
  • 333 bedrooms
  • 124 bedrooms
  • 35+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Colon population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Colon in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 3no vehicle
  • 1111 vehicle
  • 1682 vehicles
  • 393 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Colon population

Cars and other vehicles available in Colon in renter-occupied apartments

  • 45no vehicle
  • 1071 vehicle
  • 142 vehicles
  • 43 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Colon population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Colon, Michigan:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 63 rooms
  • 194 rooms
  • 455 rooms
  • 796 rooms
  • 707 rooms
  • 488 rooms
  • 679+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Colon population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Colon, Michigan:

  • 01 room
  • 102 rooms
  • 673 rooms
  • 334 rooms
  • 245 rooms
  • 86 rooms
  • 237 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 49+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Colon population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Colon, MI household income distribution

  • Colon, MI household income distribution
  • 41Less than $10,000
  • 27$10,000 to $14,999
  • 73$15,000 to $19,999
  • 20$20,000 to $24,999
  • 19$25,000 to $29,999
  • 24$30,000 to $34,999
  • 24$35,000 to $39,999
  • 34$40,000 to $44,999
  • 12$45,000 to $49,999
  • 68$50,000 to $59,999
  • 63$60,000 to $74,999
  • 56$75,000 to $99,999
  • 15$100,000 to $124,999
  • 9$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Colon, MI

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Colon, MI
  • 2$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2$20,000 to $24,999
  • 5$30,000 to $34,999
  • 5$35,000 to $39,999
  • 10$40,000 to $49,999
  • 51$50,000 to $59,999
  • 24$60,000 to $69,999
  • 26$70,000 to $79,999
  • 33$80,000 to $89,999
  • 10$90,000 to $99,999
  • 27$100,000 to $124,999
  • 14$125,000 to $149,999
  • 38$150,000 to $174,999
  • 9$175,000 to $199,999
  • 6$200,000 to $249,999
  • 11$250,000 to $299,999
  • 21$300,000 to $399,999
  • 5$400,000 to $499,999
  • 5$500,000 to $749,999
  • 2$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Colon, MI

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Colon, MI
  • 6Less than $100
  • 5$100 to $149
  • 10$150 to $199
  • 11$200 to $249
  • 11$250 to $299
  • 17$300 to $349
  • 13$350 to $399
  • 30$400 to $449
  • 3$450 to $499
  • 8$500 to $549
  • 1$550 to $599
  • 18$600 to $649
  • 7$650 to $699
  • 7No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 82000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 21970 to 1979
  • 5Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Colon population
Colon commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 54
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 25
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 23
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 35
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 77
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 19
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 105
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 18
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 3
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 30
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 13
  • 90 or more minutes: 7
Colon, MI Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 69.5%
Number of people working at home: 21 (4.8% of all workers)

Colon mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 422 (72%)
  • Carpooled: 114 (19%)
  • Bicycle: 12 (2%)
  • Walked: 16 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 21 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 126
 American: 125
 English: 69
 Dutch: 50
 Irish: 47
 Swedish: 9
 Polish: 8
 French (except Basque): 7
 Italian: 7
 Russian: 7
 Scandinavian: 7
 Scottish: 2
 Yugoslavian: 1

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 33%Kazakhstan
  • 29%Korea
  • 21%Vietnam
  • 8%Poland
  • 0%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 898
  • Other state: 231
  • Northeast: 39
  • Midwest: 158
  • South: 20
  • West: 15

90% of Colon residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Michigan.

Colon:

90.4%
State average:

85.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 19
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 142
  • Less than 1 year of college: 32
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 45
  • Associate degree: 24
  • Bachelor's degree: 34
  • Master's degree: 19
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 14
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 131
  • Less than 1 year of college: 50
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 69
  • Associate degree: 28
  • Bachelor's degree: 63
  • Master's degree: 36
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 9.7%Males
  • 10.6%Females
Colon marital status for males
Colon marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 520
  • One, attached: 25
  • 3 or 4: 18
  • 10 to 19: 38
  • 20 to 49: 53
  • Mobile homes: 42

Median worth of mobile homes: $70,587

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 5.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 4.6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Colon:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Colon
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (90.4%)
  • Electricity (6.0%)
  • Wood (1.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Electricity (54.1%)
  • Utility gas (45.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 3
Here:

3.3%
Michigan:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Michigan:

9.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

20.0%
Michigan:

13.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)