Mecosta County is located in central Michigan. The County Seat is Big Rapids and the largest city is Big Rapids. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.mecosta.mi.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 43,186 and the 2010 census population was 42,798. The land area is 555.07 square miles and there are 77.1 persons per square mile.
93.3% of the population is White, 3% is Black or African American, 2% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.9% is Asian, 0.7% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.2% is two or more races. 89.8% have a high school degree or higher, and 21.6% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $112,200, there are 15,536 households, an average of 2.55 persons per household. The per capita income is $19,336, the median household income is $39,470, and 22.9% of the persons in Mecosta County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 3,150. Retail sales (in $1000) were $474,988, and sales per capita were $11,352.
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