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Flint, MI (Michigan) Houses and Residents

Flint,MI index of house prices

Total population: 99,002 (All urban)

Houses: 53,157 (38,859 occupied: 21,253 owner occupied, 17,606 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

45%
State:

30%

Housing density: 1,581 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $167,551.

Median contract rent in 2016: $374 (lower quartile is $307, upper quartile is $436)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $619


Median gross rent in Flint, MI in 2016: $476

Housing units in Flint with a mortgage: 8,872 (49 second mortgage, 598 home equity loan, 44 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 12,381

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $47,469

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $31,507

Median monthly housing costs: $607


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Flint, Michigan Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $28,200 (it was $49,100 in 2000)
Flint:

$28,200
Michigan:

$147,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $14,700 - $54,500

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $55,158
Here:

$55,158
State:

$192,201

Townhouses or other attached units: $73,804
Here:

$73,804
State:

$161,083

In 2-unit structures: $63,255
Here:

$63,255
State:

$125,779

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $26,815
Here:

$26,815
State:

$144,186

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $76,211
Here:

$76,211
State:

$147,281

Mobile homes: $157,718
Here:

$157,718
State:

$51,900
Median year house/condo built: 1952

Median year apartment built: 1962

Household type by relationship:

Households: 97,379
  • In family households: 75,614 (6,760 male householders, 15,766 female householders)
    9,265 spouses, 32,275 children (30,505 natural, 245 adopted, 1,525 stepchildren), 3,618 grandchildren, 1,776 brothers or sisters, 828 parents, 1,165 other relatives, 4,161 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 19,059 (7,836 male householders (6,080 living alone)), 8,497 female householders (7,924 living alone)), 2,726 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,706

Size of family households: 7,413 2-persons, 6,224 3-persons, 5,153 4-persons, 2,625 5-persons, 764 6-persons, 347 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 14,004 1-person, 2,060 2-persons, 269 3-persons.

8,756 married couples with children.
15,263 single-parent households (1,981 men, 13,282 women).

96.2% of residents of Flint speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 1% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (42% speak English very well, 48% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (92% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 1,620 (1.7%)
(31.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.9
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 96no bedroom
  • 821 bedroom
  • 5,5592 bedrooms
  • 11,8083 bedrooms
  • 3,1814 bedrooms
  • 5275+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Flint population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Flint, Michigan:

  • 578no bedroom
  • 3,3651 bedroom
  • 5,9592 bedrooms
  • 6,2933 bedrooms
  • 1,2264 bedrooms
  • 1855+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Flint population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 1,839no vehicle
  • 10,5021 vehicle
  • 6,2552 vehicles
  • 1,9733 vehicles
  • 4154 vehicles
  • 2695+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Flint population

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

  • 5,724no vehicle
  • 8,0191 vehicle
  • 3,2022 vehicles
  • 6613 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Flint population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Flint, Michigan:

  • 391 room
  • 572 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 2,0864 rooms
  • 5,5075 rooms
  • 7,1896 rooms
  • 3,3077 rooms
  • 1,5918 rooms
  • 1,4779+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Flint population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Flint, Michigan:

  • 4101 room
  • 7042 rooms
  • 2,3333 rooms
  • 3,9394 rooms
  • 4,0185 rooms
  • 3,8826 rooms
  • 1,0697 rooms
  • 9708 rooms
  • 2819+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Flint 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 %

  • Flint, MI household income distribution

  • Flint, MI household income distribution
  • 8,384Less than $10,000
  • 4,441$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2,997$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2,785$20,000 to $24,999
  • 3,202$25,000 to $29,999
  • 2,503$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,847$35,000 to $39,999
  • 2,198$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,616$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,745$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,390$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,997$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,059$100,000 to $124,999
  • 339$125,000 to $149,999
  • 286$150,000 to $199,999
  • 70$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Flint, MI

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Flint, MI
  • 4,009Less than $10,000
  • 1,375$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2,068$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2,156$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,610$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,377$30,000 to $34,999
  • 814$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,551$40,000 to $49,999
  • 2,178$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,068$60,000 to $69,999
  • 826$70,000 to $79,999
  • 397$80,000 to $89,999
  • 515$90,000 to $99,999
  • 358$100,000 to $124,999
  • 115$125,000 to $149,999
  • 361$150,000 to $174,999
  • 95$175,000 to $199,999
  • 272$200,000 to $249,999
  • 82$400,000 to $499,999
  • 26$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Flint, MI

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Flint, MI
  • 283$100 to $149
  • 740$150 to $199
  • 787$200 to $249
  • 470$250 to $299
  • 605$300 to $349
  • 1,135$350 to $399
  • 1,873$400 to $449
  • 2,952$450 to $499
  • 3,177$500 to $549
  • 1,818$550 to $599
  • 670$600 to $649
  • 912$650 to $699
  • 744$700 to $749
  • 146$750 to $799
  • 473$800 to $899
  • 117$1,000 to $1,249
  • 704No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 4322010 or later
  • 2572000 to 2009
  • 1741990 to 1999
  • 3081980 to 1989
  • 2441970 to 1979
  • 760Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Flint population
Flint commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 716
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,768
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,854
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5,624
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,565
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 799
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 3,278
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 379
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 776
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,881
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 919
  • 90 or more minutes: 783
Flint, MI Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 82.0%
Number of people working at home: 1,118 (3.8% of all workers)

Flint mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 39,541 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 4,007 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 760 (2%)
  • Taxi: 223 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 28 (0%)
  • Walked: 608 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,118 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 5,920
 German: 1,707
 Irish: 1,380
 African: 1,296
 English: 1,088
 Polish: 829
 European: 548
 French (except Basque): 403
 Italian: 340
 French Canadian: 178
 Dutch: 172
 Hungarian: 141
 Scottish: 129
 Norwegian: 123
 British: 92
 Arab: 92
 Scotch-Irish: 90
 Czech: 87
 Ukrainian: 68
 Jamaican: 68
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 53
 Lebanese: 39
 Macedonian: 38
 Nigerian: 37
 Swedish: 35
 Croatian: 35
 Russian: 31
 Greek: 30
 Finnish: 29
 Eastern European: 27
 Portuguese: 26
 Bulgarian: 25
 Canadian: 23
 Swiss: 15
 Moroccan: 14
 Austrian: 13
 Scandinavian: 11
 Welsh: 11
 Pennsylvania German: 10
 Bahamian: 10
 Lithuanian: 9
 Danish: 8
 Serbian: 7
 Slovak: 7
 Slavic: 6
 Ethiopian: 6
 Australian: 6
 Belgian: 6
 Czechoslovakian: 6
 Palestinian: 3
 Yugoslavian: 2

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

  • 14%Mexico
  • 11%Germany
  • 10%India
  • 7%Ethiopia
  • 6%Africa, n.e.c.
  • 5%Nigeria
  • 3%Canada

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

  • This state: 78,922
  • Other state: 16,775
  • Northeast: 1,480
  • Midwest: 2,001
  • South: 12,067
  • West: 1,227

83% of Flint residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Michigan.

Flint:

82.5%
State average:

85.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 387
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 199
  • 5th and 6th grade: 62
  • 7th and 8th grade: 443
  • 9th grade: 603
  • 10th grade: 1,427
  • 11th grade: 1,185
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 493
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 11,272
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,174
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 5,724
  • Associate degree: 1,848
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,601
  • Master's degree: 635
  • Professional school degree: 286
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 247
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 43
  • 5th and 6th grade: 74
  • 7th and 8th grade: 724
  • 9th grade: 645
  • 10th grade: 1,158
  • 11th grade: 1,412
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 471
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 11,472
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,733
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 6,508
  • Associate degree: 3,654
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,608
  • Master's degree: 1,154
  • Professional school degree: 105
  • Doctorate degree: 60

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 17.1%Males
  • 18.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 37.6%Males
  • 24.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 5.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 0.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 7.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 19.0%Males
  • 18.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 17.4%Males
  • 8.3%Females
Flint marital status for males
Flint marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 40,800
  • One, attached: 2,469
  • Two: 1,310
  • 3 or 4: 1,072
  • 5 to 9: 2,098
  • 10 to 19: 1,535
  • 20 to 49: 709
  • 50 or more: 1,966
  • Mobile homes: 1,198

Median worth of mobile homes: $16,520

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 18.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 18.6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Flint:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Flint
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (90.9%)
  • Electricity (7.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Wood (0.4%)
  • Utility gas (75.5%)
  • Electricity (22.8%)
  • No fuel used (1.0%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 593
Here:

4.6%
Michigan:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 430
Here:

8.3%
Michigan:

9.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 469
Here:

7.4%
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)