In 2018, Benzie County, MI had a population of 17.6k people with a median age of 49.6 and a median household income of $56,639. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Benzie County, MI grew from 17,462 to 17,552, a 0.515% increase and its median household income grew from $53,185 to $56,639, a 6.49% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Benzie County, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.8%), White (Hispanic) (2.11%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.38%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.444%). 0% of the households in Benzie County, MI speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.4% of the residents in Benzie County, MI are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Benzie County, MI was $172,000, and the homeownership rate was 89.7%. Most people in Benzie County, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Benzie County, MI was 2 cars per household.