Houghton Lake, Michigan 

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Population

3,528

+4.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

8.1%

United States / Michigan / No Metro Area / Roscommon County / Houghton Lake / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Houghton Lake, Michigan

July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Houghton Lake, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Houghton Lake
 $60,000 
108 Desoto Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1000 SqFt
 $82,000 
4254 S Harrison Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1200 SqFt
 $164,900 
11540 West Shore Dr # B
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1408 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Michigan
County: Roscommon County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Houghton Lake
Zip Codes: 48630


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Houghton Lake is 8.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Houghton Lake jobs have increased by 1.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Houghton Lake's cost of living is 22.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Houghton Lake's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Houghton Lake, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Roscommon county voted Republican in 2016, 2012 and 2004, and Democratic in 2008 and 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Houghton Lake's population is 3,528 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Houghton Lake is $95,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Houghton Lake public schools spend $10,491 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.2 students per teacher in Houghton Lake. More Education


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Housing Market in Houghton Lake

It's a good time to buy in Houghton Lake. Home Appreciation is up 4.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Houghton Lake Real Estate

The median home price in Houghton Lake is $95,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Houghton Lake   3 Reviews
Great for people who like to be on the water or on - 8/15/2013
This is a rural resort area. You must be able to embrace the rural lifestyle. There's no real shopping opportunities other than Walmart, Kmart, Peebles, Dunhams, Tractor... Read More

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Quality good.... - 4/29/2008
The quality of life here for most depends on how you look at it. If your looking for a medium to high paying job there realy are none, and there's hardly any jobs that... Read More

The weather here in Houghton lake, resident of 12 - 4/29/2008
The climate here is...well..cold... seems like most of the time and one does get cabin fever when March rolls around, if not sooner. Can't wait for summer! If you love... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN HOUGHTON LAKE, MICHIGAN
48630

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NEW LISTINGS IN HOUGHTON LAKE
$60,000
108 Desoto Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$82,000
4254 S Harrison Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$164,900
11540 West Shore Dr # B
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$335,000
1369 E Houghton Lake Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$245,000
300 McDonald Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$99,900
3260 E Houghton Lake Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$129,900
606 Shore View Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

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