Alpena SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

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Alpena, Michigan Info Snack

Alpena /ælpin/ is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Alpena County. It is considered to be part of northern Michigan. The Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary is located in the city. The population was 10,483 at the 2010 census. The population swells with a large number of visitors in the summer.
Population
10,086
Unemployment
6.7%
Poverty
21.5%
Median Home
$76,200
Median Income
$37,706
Median Rent
$591

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Map Of Alpena, MI

Population over time in Alpena

Year Population % Change
2017 10,086 -0.4%
2016 10,123 -0.9%
2015 10,213 -0.6%
2014 10,273 -0.6%
2013 10,336 -0.8%
2012 10,421 -0.6%
2011 10,479 -0.8%
2010 10,562 -0.8%
2009 10,649 -
Crime/100k Alpena MI USA
Violent Crime 412.7 449.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 30.2 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 261.7 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 1952.9 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 251.7 316.6 376.0
Larceny 1671.0 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 30.2 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Alpena

White
94.3% (9,516)
African American
1.1% (111)
American Indian
0.4% (38)
Asian
0.6% (59)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.3% (127)
Hispanic
2.3% (235)
Race Alpena MI USA
White 94.3% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 1.1% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.3% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Alpena, Michigan

Less than $10,000
11.8% (118,829)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (74,072)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.5% (156,649)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (126,662)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (161,125)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (172,985)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.9% (89,514)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (86,828)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (12,531)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (9,398)
Income Alpena MI USA
Less than $10,000 11.8% 693.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 466.6% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.5% 1009.1% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 1012.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 1383.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 1839.4% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.9% 1241.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 1359.7% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 516.4% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 478.4% 697.9%

Gender in Alpena

Female
52.4% (5,287)
Male
47.6% (4,799)
Gender Alpena MI USA
Female 52.4% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Alpena for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (403)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (403)
High School / GED
32.0% (3,227)
Some College
27.0% (2,723)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (1,512)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,210)
Master's Degree
5.0% (504)
Professional Degree
1.0% (100)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Alpena MI USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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