Petoskey, Michigan

Petoskey: City in Michigan, United States of America

About

Petoskey is a city located in the county of Emmet in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,670 and a population density of 412 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,727 inhabitants.

Petoskey locator map
Location of Petoskey on Michigan map.

Quick Facts about Petoskey

Population : 5,727 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Emmet County
Postal code : 49770
Phone Area Codes : 231
Area : 13.77 km2
Named for : Petosegay
Altitude : 663 feet / 202 meters
Capital city : Petoskey is capital of Emmet County
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 02:58:31 (14th July 2024)
Density : 416 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1% (2010-2020)
Petoskey Michigan Panorama Looking North US131 image
Petoskey Michigan Panorama Looking North US131
Petoskey Michigan Panorama Looking North US131 image

Geography

Petoskey is located at 45°22'24"N 84°57'19"W (45.3733400, -84.9553300).

Petoskey map

Demographics

The population of Petoskey increased by 1% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,670 - census
2011 5,678 0.14% estimation process
2012 5,685 0.12% estimation process
2013 5,708 0.4% estimation process
2014 5,709 0.02% estimation process
2015 5,698 -0.19% estimation process
2016 5,682 -0.28% estimation process
2017 5,714 0.56% estimation process
2018 5,730 0.28% estimation process
2019 5,756 0.45% estimation process
2020 5,727 -0.51% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 20,744
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 20,539
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 1.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 21,116
April 1, 2010 Population : 20,510
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.5%
People over 65 (%) : 14.5%
Female persons, % : 50.7%
White only, percent : 92.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 1.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 87.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,057
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.7%

Petoskey zip code is 49770. County name: Emmet, County fips: 26047

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $176,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,394
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $519
2015-2019 median gross rent : $707
2015-2019 Households : 8,370
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.36
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 73.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 89.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 39.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 71.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 73,138
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 313,503
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 103,263
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 560,288
2012 total retail sales per capita : $26,689
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,040
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $29,115
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,788
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,407
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 767
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 114
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,534
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 138
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,503
2010 population per square mile : 2,579.4
2010 land area in square miles : 7.95

People born in Petoskey (18)

People born in Petoskey, including mathematician and information theorist Claude Shannon, historian and journalist Bruce Catton, actress Megan Boone, .

List

  • Jim Slater (American ice hockey player) he was born in 09/12/1982
  • Robert Coveyou (American mathematician) he was born in 09/02/1915
  • Hal Smith (American actor (1916-1994)) he was born in 24/08/1916
  • Mitch Maier (American baseball player) he was born in 30/06/1982
  • Dick Rifenburg (All-American end, NFL wide receiver, sports broadcaster (1926-1994)) he was born in 21/08/1926
  • Herb Orvis (American football player (1946-2020)) he was born in 17/10/1946
  • Liesel Litzenburger (American writer)
  • Mickey Walker (American football player (1939-2014)) he was born in 14/10/1939
  • Nathan Bauman (American musician) he was born in 22/06/1987
  • W. Bruce Cameron (American humor columnist) he was born in 01/01/1960
  • Jeff Irwin (American politician) he was born in 19/06/1977
  • Redaric Williams (American actor) he was born in 08/06/1981
  • Jerry Armstrong (American boxer) he was born in 26/06/1936
  • Waunetta McClellan Dominic (Native American civil rights activist) she was born in 23/07/1921
  • Claude Arthur Knight (biochemist) he was born in 17/10/1914

Schools in Petoskey

College & universities near Petoskey, MI

Code Name City ZIP
171395 North Central Michigan College Petoskey (MI) 49770

Stations (12)

Amtrak & bus stations near Petoskey, MI

Code Name Address Type
PSK Petoskey, Michigan 301 West Mitchell St. BUS
WNK Walloon Lake, Michigan Hwy 131 & Hwy 75 BUS
ALA Alanson, MI 7640 Burr Avenue BUS
BYC Boyne City, Michigan 1000 East Division St. BUS
CHL Charlevoix, MI 103 Bridge Park Drive BUS

Post offices near Petoskey

Post Office Name City ZIP
Petoskey Post Office Petoskey (MI) 49770

Other cities in Emmet County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Emmet County , MI.

City Name Population Title
Conway 3,616 Census-designated place in Emmet County, Michigan
Harbor Springs 1,203 City in Emmet County, Michigan
Pellston 843 Human settlement in Emmet County, Michigan, United States of America
Alanson 755 Human settlement in Emmet County, Michigan, United States of America
Bliss 633 Township in Emmet County, Michigan
Carp Lake 607 Township in Emmet County, Michigan

Distance to Other Cities

Petoskey distances to largest Michigan cities