Marriage and Divorce Numbers and Rates
by County of Occurrence,
Michigan Residents, 2017

County Marriage Divorce
Number Rate Number Rate
Michigan 58,105 11.7 28,136 5.6
Alcona 54 10.4 45 8.7
Alger 70 15.3 26 5.7
Allegan 799 13.7 347 6.0
Alpena 176 12.4 108 7.6
Antrim 152 13.1 75 6.4
Arenac 71 9.4 39 5.2
Baraga 44 10.4 14 3.3
Barry 416 13.7 228 7.5
Bay 597 11.5 320 6.1
Benzie 133 15.1 53 6.0
Berrien 1265 16.4 497 6.4
Branch 304 14.0 140 6.5
Calhoun 848 12.6 503 7.5
Cass 311 12.1 164 6.4
Charlevoix 207 15.8 91 7.0
Cheboygan 167 13.2 75 5.9
Chippewa 218 11.6 76 4.0
Clare 184 12.0 129 8.4
Clinton 435 11.1 238 6.1
Crawford 101 14.5 40 5.8
Delta 237 13.2 129 7.2
Dickinson 153 12.0 81 6.4
Eaton 745 13.7 380 7.0
Emmet 262 15.8 136 8.2
Genesee 2207 10.8 1,258 6.2
Gladwin 136 10.8 69 5.5
Gogebic 73 9.5 35 4.6
Grand Traverse 735 16.0 327 7.1
Gratiot 241 11.8 150 7.3
Hillsdale 308 13.4 216 9.4
Houghton 186 10.2 69 3.8
Huron 175 11.2 80 5.1
Ingham 1695 11.7 761 5.2
Ionia 406 12.6 160 5.0
Iosco 131 10.4 85 6.8
Iron 77 13.8 33 5.9
Isabella 311 8.8 171 4.8
Jackson 1008 12.7 570 7.2
Kalamazoo 1686 12.8 362 2.8
Kalkaska 110 12.5 64 7.3
Kent 4529 14.0 1,927 5.9
Keweenaw 26 24.7 5 4.8
Lake 53 8.8 29 4.8
Lapeer 522 11.8 274 6.2
Leelanau 215 19.9 42 3.9
Lenawee 499 10.1 367 7.4
Livingston 1079 11.4 586 6.2
Luce 37 11.6 25 7.9
Mackinac 190 35.5 44 8.2
Macomb 4890 11.2 2,310 5.3
Manistee 135 11.1 58 4.7
Marquette 403 12.1 184 5.5
Mason 242 16.6 110 7.6
Mecosta 222 10.2 125 5.8
Menominee 134 11.6 58 5.0
Midland 584 14.0 256 6.1
Missaukee 114 15.2 53 7.1
Monroe 833 11.1 488 6.5
Montcalm 416 13.1 210 6.6
Montmorency 44 9.5 23 5.0
Muskegon 1074 12.4 557 6.4
Newaygo 318 13.2 197 8.2
Oakland 7127 11.4 3,404 5.4
Oceana 191 14.4 88 6.7
Ogemaw 103 9.8 56 5.3
Ontonagon 25 8.5 12 4.1
Osceola 127 10.9 77 6.6
Oscoda 42 10.1 25 6.0
Otsego 165 13.4 110 9.0
Ottawa 1814 12.7 846 5.9
Presque Isle 63 9.9 29 4.5
Roscommon 134 11.2 89 7.4
Saginaw 1086 11.3 503 5.2
St Clair 923 11.6 539 6.8
St Joseph 437 14.3 247 8.1
Sanilac 209 10.1 140 6.8
Schoolcraft 45 11.2 31 7.7
Shiawassee 456 13.3 212 6.2
Tuscola 326 12.4 180 6.8
Van Buren 525 13.9 243 6.4
Washtenaw 2103 11.4 797 4.3
Wayne 7968 9.1 4,122 4.7
Wexford 243 14.6 114 6.9


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: 2017 Michigan Occurrence Marriage and Divorce Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.