Mason is located in south Michigan. Mason is part of Ingham County. Mason has 5.10 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Mason population is 8,266, which has grown 23.12% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of -0.50% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Mason median household income is $52,365 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 25.31% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 9.90% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Mason median house value is $113,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 0.18% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.98% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Mason is better than the state average in quality. The Mason area code is 517.