MI

National Population : 333,590,059
Michigan State Population : 10,348,199

About Gaines, MI

Gaines, MI is located in Genesee County in the state of Michigan.

The total City Population for Gaines is about 358 with about 370 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,764.

The Average Home Value is $160,300.00, which is roughly 12% higher than the Average Home Value of $141,234.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 15% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $73,988.00, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,265.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 22% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Gaines is about 6.6%.

Michigan is ranked #29 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.48 out of 100.

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Voting

Genesee County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 17.32% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 53.93%
Republican: 44.59%
Libertarian: 1.01%
Green: 0.25%
Other: 0.21%


Nearby Locations

Linden, MI (5.19 mi.)
Swartz Creek, MI (5.77 mi.)
Byron, MI (6.49 mi.)
Vernon City, MI (6.61 mi.)
Durand, MI (6.61 mi.)
Fenton, MI (8.83 mi.)
Lennon, MI (9.75 mi.)
Bancroft, MI (10.08 mi.)
Grand Blanc, MI (12.72 mi.)
Corunna, MI (13.61 mi.)
Flint, MI (13.91 mi.)
Flushing, MI (14.14 mi.)
Holly, MI (14.39 mi.)
Morrice, MI (14.49 mi.)
Fowlerville, MI (17.07 mi.)
Howell, MI (17.08 mi.)
Burton, MI (17.55 mi.)
New Lothrop, MI (17.82 mi.)
Perry, MI (18.10 mi.)
Owosso, MI (18.31 mi.)
Hartland, MI (18.74 mi.)
Goodrich, MI (18.85 mi.)
Highland, MI (18.89 mi.)
Davisburg, MI (19.42 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 48436
Latitude : 42.876180
Longitude : -83.875287
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 839 ft.
Area Code(s) : 989

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.74
Male Population Estimate : 51.04%
Female Population Estimate : 48.96%
Median Age : 41.1
Male Median Age : 40.8
Female Median Age : 41.4

White Population Estimate : 98.49%
Black Population Estimate : 0.74%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.81%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.37%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.51%
Other Population Estimate : 0.27%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Gaines specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Genesee County: About 12 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Genesee County: About 653 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Genesee County is about 67% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 56% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.