Living in Ionia, MI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Ionia SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
8.5

Ionia, MI Crime Report

168
Total Crimes
1,504.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-41.44%
Below National Average

Ionia, MI Cost Of Living

83
Ionia's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Ionia, Michigan Info Snack

Ionia is the largest city in, and the county seat of, Ionia County, Michigan, United States. The population was 11,394 at the 2010 census. Every late July (ending on the last Saturday of July and beginning 10 days previous) it hosts what is said to be the world's largest free-admission fair. The city is mostly within Ionia Township, with small portion extending into Easton Township and Berlin Township, but is politically autonomous of the townships.
Population
11,187
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
24.8%
Median Home
$94,300
Median Income
$45,693
Median Rent
$808

Ionia, MI Photos

Rankings for Ionia in Michigan

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Map Of Ionia, MI

Population over time in Ionia

Year Population % Change
2017 11,187 -0.6%
2016 11,253 -1.3%
2015 11,396 0.1%
2014 11,384 -0.0%
2013 11,388 0.0%
2012 11,387 -1.9%
2011 11,602 -2.0%
2010 11,833 -1.6%
2009 12,030 -
Crime/100k Ionia MI USA
Violent Crime 429.7 449.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 0.0 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 134.3 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 1074.3 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 125.3 316.6 376.0
Larceny 904.2 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 44.8 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Ionia

White
66.5% (7,435)
African American
20.0% (2,235)
American Indian
0.4% (43)
Asian
0.4% (41)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (5)
Two Or More
3.3% (365)
Hispanic
9.5% (1,063)
Race Ionia MI USA
White 66.5% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 20.0% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.5% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Ionia, Michigan

Less than $10,000
6.7% (75,278)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (91,187)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (156,765)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (138,527)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (150,944)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.0% (268,131)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (113,693)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (100,888)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (15,521)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (7,760)
Income Ionia MI USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.0% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in Ionia

Female
33.6% (3,764)
Male
66.4% (7,422)
Gender Ionia MI USA
Female 33.6% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 66.4% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ionia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (671)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,230)
High School / GED
45.0% (5,034)
Some College
20.0% (2,237)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (671)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,006)
Master's Degree
2.0% (223)
Professional Degree
1.0% (111)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Ionia MI USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 45.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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