In 2020, Houghton Lake, MI had a population of 5.6k people with a median age of 55.5 and a median household income of $38,150. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Houghton Lake, MI grew from 3,350 to 5,596, a 67% increase and its median household income grew from $28,816 to $38,150, a 32.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Houghton Lake, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.7%), White (Hispanic) (2.23%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.07%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.0179%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0%).
None of the households in Houghton Lake, MI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.6% of the residents in Houghton Lake, MI are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Houghton Lake, MI was $110,500, and the homeownership rate was 70.1%. Most people in Houghton Lake, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Houghton Lake, MI was 2 cars per household.