Living in Dowagiac, MI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Dowagiac SnackAbility

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

Dowagiac, MI Cost Of Living

81
Dowagiac's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Dowagiac, Michigan Info Snack

Dowagiac (/dwdæk/ d-WAH-jak) is a city in Cass County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 5,879 at the 2010 census. It is part of the South Bend–Mishawaka, IN-MI, Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
5,779
Unemployment
12.2%
Poverty
35.3%
Median Home
$69,300
Median Income
$32,574
Median Rent
$573

Dowagiac, MI Photos

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Map Of Dowagiac, MI

Population over time in Dowagiac

Year Population % Change
2017 5,779 -0.6%
2016 5,812 -0.9%
2015 5,863 -0.1%
2014 5,866 0.8%
2013 5,822 -0.7%
2012 5,861 -0.6%
2011 5,899 -0.4%
2010 5,922 -0.1%
2009 5,930 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dowagiac

White
64.0% (3,699)
African American
14.0% (807)
American Indian
4.1% (235)
Asian
0.8% (46)
Hawaiian
0.4% (21)
Other
1.1% (65)
Two Or More
7.5% (432)
Hispanic
8.2% (474)
Race Dowagiac MI USA
White 64.0% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 14.0% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 4.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 7.5% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.2% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Dowagiac, Michigan

Less than $10,000
14.0% (81,052)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (53,577)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.6% (78,533)
$25,000 to $34,999
19.6% (113,107)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.9% (68,688)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.5% (89,524)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (67,543)
$100,000 to $149,999
1.4% (8,013)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (4,121)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (13,737)
Income Dowagiac MI USA
Less than $10,000 14.0% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.6% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 19.6% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.9% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.5% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 1.4% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in Dowagiac

Female
51.9% (2,999)
Male
48.1% (2,780)
Gender Dowagiac MI USA
Female 51.9% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dowagiac for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (288)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (809)
High School / GED
27.0% (1,560)
Some College
33.0% (1,907)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (635)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (404)
Master's Degree
3.0% (173)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Dowagiac MI USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 33.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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