Kalamazoo County MI Information


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  1. Kalamazoo County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forKalamazoo County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Kalamazoo County MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 263,744
Population in Households 255,462
Population in Familes 185,211
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,282
Population Density2 470
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $51,301
Average Household Income $73,201
Per Capita Income $29,841


Total Housing Units 114,604 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 68,187 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 37,289 (32.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,128 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $163,977
Average Home Value $208,359


Total Households 105,476
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 61,895
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.63% 0.7%
Households 0.57% 0.67%
Families 0.32% 0.5%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   3.65%


Kalamazoo County MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kalamazoo County to the other 83 counties and county equivalents in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 9 90th
Population Density # 9 90th
Diversity Index # 15 83rd
Median Household Income # 24 72nd
Per Capita Income # 11 88th

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