MI

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

About Wayland, MI

Wayland, MI is located in Allegan County in the state of Michigan.

The total City Population for Wayland is about 4,679 with about 550 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 15,125.

The Average Home Value is $162,800.00, which is roughly 13% higher than the Average Home Value of $141,234.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 14% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $63,380.00, which is roughly 13% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,265.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 9% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wayland is about 2.9%.

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

Allegan County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 40.93% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 61.69%
Democratic: 36.44%
Libertarian: 1.41%
Other: 0.25%
Green: 0.21%


Nearby Locations

Shelbyville, MI (5.55 mi.)
Hopkins, MI (6.81 mi.)
Dorr, MI (7.88 mi.)
Caledonia, MI (8.64 mi.)
Dutton, MI (8.64 mi.)
Middleville, MI (9.28 mi.)
Byron Center, MI (9.33 mi.)
Martin, MI (9.59 mi.)
Kentwood, MI (13.37 mi.)
Alto, MI (14.93 mi.)
Otsego, MI (15.13 mi.)
Plainwell, MI (15.46 mi.)
Allegan, MI (15.63 mi.)
Wyoming, MI (16.13 mi.)
Grandville, MI (16.13 mi.)
Delton, MI (16.43 mi.)
Freeport, MI (17.23 mi.)
Hastings, MI (17.49 mi.)
Hamilton, MI (17.75 mi.)
E Grand Rapid, MI (18.17 mi.)
East Grand Ra, MI (18.17 mi.)
Hudsonville, MI (18.24 mi.)
Georgetown Tp, MI (18.56 mi.)
Jenison, MI (18.56 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 49348
Latitude : 42.691897
Longitude : -85.620581
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 797 ft.
Area Code(s) : 269, 616

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.70
Male Population Estimate : 39.88%
Female Population Estimate : 40.47%
Median Age : 36.9
Male Median Age : 36.1
Female Median Age : 38.0

White Population Estimate : 78.26%
Black Population Estimate : 0.77%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.27%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.50%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.38%
Other Population Estimate : 0.94%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wayland specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Allegan County: About 1 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Allegan County: About 246 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Allegan County is about 62% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 15% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.