Marriage and Divorce Numbers and Rates
by County of Occurrence,
Michigan Residents, 2016

County Marriage Divorce
Number Rate Number Rate
Michigan 59,383 12.0 28,916 5.8
Alcona 60 11.6 39 7.5
Alger 57 12.4 25 5.4
Allegan 793 13.7 416 7.2
Alpena 174 12.1 87 6.1
Antrim 151 13.0 76 6.6
Arenac 89 11.8 46 6.1
Baraga 39 9.2 15 3.5
Barry 385 12.9 206 6.9
Bay 634 12.1 351 6.7
Benzie 143 16.3 60 6.8
Berrien 1,256 16.3 580 7.5
Branch 334 15.4 146 6.7
Calhoun 866 12.9 499 7.4
Cass 265 10.3 166 6.4
Charlevoix 182 13.9 64 4.9
Cheboygan 176 13.9 89 7.0
Chippewa 213 11.3 117 6.2
Clare 189 12.5 102 6.7
Clinton 449 11.5 221 5.7
Crawford 84 12.2 59 8.6
Delta 242 13.4 124 6.9
Dickinson 202 15.8 96 7.5
Eaton 698 12.8 338 6.2
Emmet 294 17.7 102 6.1
Genesee 2,251 11.0 1,303 6.4
Gladwin 149 11.9 93 7.4
Gogebic 80 10.5 41 5.4
Grand Traverse 659 14.3 324 7.0
Gratiot 216 10.5 130 6.3
Hillsdale 337 14.7 181 7.9
Houghton 202 11.1 74 4.0
Huron 191 12.1 92 5.8
Ingham 1,851 12.9 782 5.4
Ionia 387 12.1 171 5.3
Iosco 152 12.0 89 7.0
Iron 56 10.0 36 6.4
Isabella 299 8.4 178 5.0
Jackson 990 12.5 611 7.7
Kalamazoo 1,764 13.5 462 3.5
Kalkaska 112 13.0 72 8.3
Kent 4,771 14.9 1,963 6.1
Keweenaw 26 23.6 6 5.5
Lake 65 11.3 18 3.1
Lapeer 513 11.6 290 6.6
Leelanau 200 18.4 37 3.4
Lenawee 526 10.7 342 6.9
Livingston 1,068 11.3 555 5.9
Luce 28 8.8 14 4.4
Mackinac 163 30.1 40 7.4
Macomb 4,990 11.5 2,478 5.7
Manistee 130 10.7 69 5.7
Marquette 421 12.7 184 5.5
Mason 207 14.3 130 9.0
Mecosta 226 10.5 108 5.0
Menominee 150 12.9 85 7.3
Midland 557 13.3 267 6.4
Missaukee 113 15.0 54 7.2
Monroe 765 10.3 583 7.8
Montcalm 467 14.8 288 9.1
Montmorency 40 8.7 25 5.5
Muskegon 1,085 12.5 519 6.0
Newaygo 311 13.0 183 7.6
Oakland 7,494 12.0 3,416 5.5
Oceana 180 13.8 107 8.2
Ogemaw 138 13.2 74 7.1
Ontonagon 27 9.1 11 3.7
Osceola 143 12.4 79 6.8
Oscoda 49 11.9 17 4.1
Otsego 183 15.0 99 8.1
Ottawa 1,864 13.2 767 5.4
Presque Isle 79 12.4 41 6.4
Roscommon 148 12.5 69 5.8
Saginaw 1,146 11.9 442 4.6
St Clair 936 11.7 523 6.6
St Joseph 454 14.9 302 9.9
Sanilac 213 10.3 156 7.5
Schoolcraft 41 10.2 36 9.0
Shiawassee 434 12.7 213 6.2
Tuscola 348 13.0 198 7.4
Van Buren 489 13.0 278 7.4
Washtenaw 2,103 11.5 828 4.5
Wayne 8,196 9.4 4,209 4.8
Wexford 225 13.6 150 9.0


Note: Marriage and Divorce rates are persons per 1,000 population rather than events per population.  Asterisk (*) indicates that data does not meet the standards of reliability or precision.
Source: 2016 Michigan Occurrence Marriage and Divorce Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.