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Auburn is a suburb in the Bay City Metro Area and in the Bay County. It has a population of 1,990 and a population density of 1,843, which is 95% above the national average. It has a median age of 45, which is 2 years above the Bay City Metro median age and 7 years above the national average.

Auburn has a median home value of $154,500, which is 2% above the Metro average.The average rent of $1,214 is 45% above the metro average rent and 13% above the national average rent. The average household income in Auburn is $49,861 , which is 3% above the Metro average household income and 23% below the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Auburn is 6., making it one of the best places to raise a family in Bay City.

$153,500Median Home Value
$138,186 Bay City Metro Area
$1,214Median Rent
$1,160 Bay City Metro Area
5 /10 - 7 /10
School Rating
2 hr To Bay City Metro Area

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Auburn's population is made up of 46% married, 27% single, 17% divorced and 10% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 46%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 21%. Homeowners make up 68% of the population in Auburn.

104,050 Bay City Metro Area
1,904Population Density
  • 50% Male
  • 50% Female
47 Median Age
43 Bay City Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Auburn is $34,695. The Median Household Income is $55,662 and the Auburn Unemployment Rate is 2%.

$34,695Income Per Capita
$30,459 Bay City Metro Area
$55,662Median Household Income
$52,510 Bay City Metro Area
7% Poverty Rate
15% Bay City Metro Area
2% Unemployment Rate
6% Bay City Metro Area
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$153,500Median Home Value
$138,186 Bay City Metro Area
$1,214Median Rent
$1,160 Bay City Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Bay City Metro Area

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Home Owners
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5 /10 - 7 /10
School Rating
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Top Schools in Auburn

Bay City School District
301 East Midland Street, Auburn, MI, 48611
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2 hr
Bay City Metro Area
Commute To
Detroit Metropolitan Airport
2 hr 9 mins
Lansing city, MI
1 hr 42 mins
Baker College Flint
59 mins
Northwood University Michigan
1 hr 51 mins
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