Howard City, Michigan

Population 1,676

Howard City is located in Montcalm County, MI. The population is 1,676, making Howard City the 2nd largest city in Montcalm County.

There are 5 public schools in Howard City with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Howard City is high , and there are 66 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Howard City is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Howard City property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Howard City include Pierson Township, Reynolds Township and Winfield Township.

Howard City Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 16%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 75.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 8.9%

Crime Rate

42.19% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 297
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 791
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

95.37% Higher than national avg.
  • 66 offenders in Howard City
  • 393.79 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

29 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 27


Moderate 3.4%
  • Michigan unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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5 Public Schools view public schools

There are 5 K-12 public schools in Howard City, MI and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Howard City's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$170,000 compared to March 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $540
  • 1 Bedroom: $620
  • 2 Bedrooms: $790
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,070
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,270

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Environmental Hazards

29 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (1203/1355)
    Howard City, MI has 88.78% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Howard City, MI is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.13 Average
    Howard City, MI is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 23.6°
  • February 26.65°
  • March 38.32°
  • April 48.53°
  • May 60.57°
  • June 69.2°
  • July 73.76°
  • August 71.68°
  • September 63.6°
  • October 52.25°
  • November 41°
  • December 31.85°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Howard City, MI

Howard City, MI has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Howard City, MI has no risk of hurricanes.
Howard City, MI has a very low risk of hail storms.
Howard City, MI has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Howard City, MI: $37,350


Unemployment in Howard City is 3.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 54.46%
White Collar - 45.54%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Snyder
  • Sen. Gary Peters
  • Sen. Debbie Stabenow

City Representatives

  • John Moolenaar

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

4 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Howard City, MI

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Howard City, MI
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