Living in Battle Creek, MI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Battle Creek SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Battle Creek, MI Crime Report

2,558
Total Crimes
4,220.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
64.31%
Above National Average

Battle Creek, MI Cost Of Living

78
Battle Creek's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Battle Creek, Michigan Info Snack

Population
51,475
Unemployment
8.3%
Poverty
22.3%
Median Home
$83,900
Median Income
$41,106
Median Rent
$757

Battle Creek, MI Photos

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Rankings for Battle Creek in Michigan

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Map Of Battle Creek, MI

Population over time in Battle Creek

Year Population % Change
2017 51,475 -0.1%
2016 51,505 -0.5%
2015 51,763 -0.1%
2014 51,830 -0.3%
2013 51,963 -0.3%
2012 52,126 -0.4%
2011 52,327 -0.4%
2010 52,534 -0.4%
2009 52,762 -
Crime/100k Battle Creek MI USA
Violent Crime 989.9 449.4 368.9
Murder 9.9 5.5 5.0
Robbery 113.8 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 725.9 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 3230.2 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 770.4 316.6 376.0
Larceny 2332.8 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 127.0 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Battle Creek

White
65.4% (33,657)
African American
18.2% (9,383)
American Indian
0.8% (419)
Asian
3.3% (1,718)
Hawaiian
0.0% (20)
Other
0.0% (24)
Two Or More
5.1% (2,605)
Hispanic
7.1% (3,649)
Race Battle Creek MI USA
White 65.4% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 18.2% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.1% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.1% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Battle Creek, Michigan

Less than $10,000
9.7% (497,663)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (350,926)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.1% (723,490)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.7% (703,593)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (708,070)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (937,130)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (454,139)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.4% (482,741)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (162,406)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (127,338)
Income Battle Creek MI USA
Less than $10,000 9.7% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.1% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.7% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.4% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in Battle Creek

Female
51.6% (26,582)
Male
48.4% (24,892)
Gender Battle Creek MI USA
Female 51.6% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Battle Creek for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,029)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (3,603)
High School / GED
35.0% (18,016)
Some College
26.0% (13,383)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (3,603)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (7,721)
Master's Degree
6.0% (3,088)
Professional Degree
1.0% (514)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (514)
Education Battle Creek MI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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