Marriage and Divorce Numbers and Rates
by County of Occurrence,
Michigan Residents, 2018

County Marriage Divorce
Number Rate Number Rate
Michigan 56,374 11.3 28,186 5.6
Alcona 53 10.2 32 6.2
Alger 72 15.8 26 5.7
Allegan 832 14.2 353 6.0
Alpena 185 13.0 90 6.3
Antrim 157 13.4 63 5.4
Arenac 65 8.6 40 5.3
Baraga 33 7.9 20 4.8
Barry 403 13.2 224 7.3
Bay 621 12.0 345 6.6
Benzie 127 14.3 51 5.7
Berrien 1,225 15.9 472 6.1
Branch 258 11.8 165 7.6
Calhoun 806 12.0 475 7.1
Cass 276 10.7 159 6.2
Charlevoix 206 15.7 113 8.6
Cheboygan 152 12.0 93 7.3
Chippewa 201 10.7 75 4.0
Clare 207 13.5 122 7.9
Clinton 486 12.3 215 5.4
Crawford 82 11.8 61 8.8
Delta 209 11.7 96 5.4
Dickinson 156 12.3 106 8.4
Eaton 672 12.2 393 7.2
Emmet 260 15.6 96 5.8
Genesee 2,102 10.3 1,262 6.2
Gladwin 174 13.7 78 6.2
Gogebic 63 8.3 40 5.3
Grand Traverse 664 14.3 301 6.5
Gratiot 235 11.6 117 5.8
Hillsdale 315 13.8 187 8.2
Houghton 178 9.8 62 3.4
Huron 190 12.2 77 4.9
Ingham 1,692 11.6 759 5.2
Ionia 377 11.7 165 5.1
Iosco 163 13.0 81 6.5
Iron 69 12.4 39 7.0
Isabella 337 9.6 155 4.4
Jackson 950 12.0 584 7.4
Kalamazoo 1,567 11.8 377 2.8
Kalkaska 115 12.9 65 7.3
Kent 4450 13.6 1,945 5.9
Keweenaw 26 24.6 10 9.5
Lake 60 10.1 23 3.9
Lapeer 495 11.2 265 6.0
Leelanau 212 19.5 43 4.0
Lenawee 513 10.4 388 7.9
Livingston 1,079 11.3 587 6.1
Luce 31 9.9 19 6.0
Mackinac 144 26.7 31 5.7
Macomb 4,837 11.1 2,337 5.3
Manistee 129 10.5 56 4.6
Marquette 409 12.3 200 6.0
Mason 172 11.8 98 6.7
Mecosta 244 11.2 149 6.8
Menominee 144 12.5 71 6.2
Midland 505 12.1 260 6.2
Missaukee 91 12.0 63 8.3
Monroe 763 10.1 503 6.7
Montcalm 436 13.6 263 8.2
Montmorency 42 9.1 31 6.7
Muskegon 1,040 12.0 555 6.4
Newaygo 291 11.9 186 7.6
Oakland 7,035 11.2 3,242 5.1
Oceana 182 13.7 111 8.3
Ogemaw 119 11.4 74 7.1
Ontonagon 21 7.2 14 4.8
Osceola 136 11.7 83 7.1
Oscoda 40 9.7 35 8.5
Otsego 180 14.6 87 7.1
Ottawa 1,731 11.9 815 5.6
Presque Isle 58 9.1 31 4.9
Roscommon 125 10.5 83 7.0
Saginaw 963 10.1 582 6.1
St Clair 891 11.2 503 6.3
St Joseph 414 13.6 225 7.4
Sanilac 210 10.2 138 6.7
Schoolcraft 48 11.9 10 2.5
Shiawassee 412 12.1 219 6.4
Tuscola 297 11.3 122 4.6
Van Buren 499 13.2 246 6.5
Washtenaw 1,893 10.2 815 4.4
Wayne 7,821 8.9 4,293 4.9
Wexford 251 15.0 141 8.4


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: 2018 Michigan Occurrence Marriage and Divorce Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.