Roscommon County, Michigan

Roscommon County: County in Michigan, United States


Roscommon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 24,449 and a population density of 16 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 23,986 inhabitants. Its county seat is Roscommon. The county was created 184 years ago in 1839.

Roscommon County locator map
Location of Roscommon County on Michigan map.

Quick Facts about Roscommon County

Population : 23,986 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
Different from : County Roscommon
Twitter username : roscocounty
Area : 1502 km2
Water as percent of area : 10%
Land as percent of area : 90%
Named for : County Roscommon
Altitude : 1,158 feet / 353 meters
Capital : Roscommon
Establishment : January 01, 1840
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 19:15:32 (17th July 2024)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.93% (2010-2020)
Roscommon County Building 'Michigan' image
Roscommon County Building 'Michigan'
Roscommon County Building 'Michigan' image


Roscommon County is located at 44°20'8"N 84°36'42"W (44.3356100, -84.6116000). It has 2 neighbors: Clare County and Crawford County.

Roscommon County map

The largest city of Roscommon County is Houghton Lake with a population of 3,427. Other cities include and Saint Helen population 1,481. See all Roscommon County cities & populated places.

Roscommon County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Roscommon County.

City Name Population Title
Houghton Lake 3,427 Unincorporated community in Roscommon County, Michigan, USA
Prudenville 1,682 Census designated place
Saint Helen 1,481 Human settlement in Roscommon County, Michigan, United States of America
Maple Valley 1,136 Township in Montcalm County, Michigan
Roscommon 1,044 Village in the United States

Roscommon County has 2 neighbours.

  • Roscommon


According to census records, the population of Roscommon County decreased by 1.93% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 24,449 - census
2011 24,325 -0.51% estimation process
2012 24,185 -0.58% estimation process
2013 24,023 -0.67% estimation process
2014 24,025 0.01% estimation process
2015 23,912 -0.47% estimation process
2016 23,779 -0.56% estimation process
2017 23,731 -0.2% estimation process
2018 23,812 0.34% estimation process
2019 24,019 0.86% estimation process
2020 23,986 -0.14% estimation process

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