Muskegon SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8.5

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Muskegon, Michigan Info Snack

Muskegon /mskin/ is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan, and is the largest populated city on the eastern shores of Lake Michigan. At the 2010 census the city population was 38,401. The city is the county seat of Muskegon County. It is located at the southwest corner of Muskegon Township, but is administratively autonomous.
Population
38,189
Unemployment
14.7%
Poverty
34.7%
Median Home
$65,800
Median Income
$29,388
Median Rent
$678

1 Reviews & Comments About Muskegon

Overall User Rating
3.0
/5

08/01/2018

Small town with so much potential. Just need the right voices and right leafers to pick this city up amd make it great.

Good:Every generation has become more aware socially, political, and within themselves

Rankings for Muskegon in Michigan

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Map Of Muskegon, MI

Population over time in Muskegon

Year Population % Change
2017 38,189 0.3%
2016 38,086 0.6%
2015 37,861 0.1%
2014 37,822 0.4%
2013 37,666 -1.0%
2012 38,061 -1.8%
2011 38,775 -0.6%
2010 39,023 -

Crime in Muskegon Per 100k

Crime Muskegon MI USA
Violent Crime 596.7 450.0 382.9
Murder 7.8 5.7 5.3
Robbery 143.3 65.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 370.0 308.5 248.9
Property Crime 5365.5 1800.0 2362.0
Burglary 1029.3 357.8 430.4
Larceny 3822.8 1245.7 1694.0
Car Theft 513.4 196.5 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Muskegon

White
53.8% (20,563)
African American
30.9% (11,810)
American Indian
0.6% (220)
Asian
0.3% (116)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.7% (2,193)
Hispanic
8.6% (3,283)
Race Muskegon MI USA
White 53.8% 75.5% 61.5%
African American 30.9% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 2.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.7% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 8.6% 4.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Muskegon, Michigan

Less than $10,000
14.3% (546,102)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.0% (420,079)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.2% (695,039)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.7% (523,189)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (523,189)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (618,661)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.2% (198,582)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.2% (236,771)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.8% (30,551)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (22,913)
Income Muskegon MI USA
Less than $10,000 14.3% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.0% 5.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.2% 10.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.7% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 14.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 18.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.2% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.2% 12.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.8% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Muskegon

Female
47.9% (18,298)
Male
52.1% (19,890)
Gender Muskegon MI USA
Female 47.9% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 52.1% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Muskegon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.5% (1,704)
9-12th Grade
11.4% (4,357)
High School / GED
37.5% (14,315)
Some College
25.5% (9,757)
Associate's Degree
8.8% (3,367)
Bachelor's Degree
9.1% (3,491)
Master's Degree
2.8% (1,057)
Professional Degree
0.3% (102)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (35)
Education Muskegon MI USA
< 9th Grade 4.5% 3.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.4% 6.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 37.5% 29.3% 27.3%
Some College 25.5% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.8% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 9.1% 17.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.8% 8.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.3% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.2% 1.4%

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