Demographics Battle Creek

Population

City52,093

Metro – N/A

Calhoun County –135,490

Households

City –20,765

County –54,016

Ethnicity

White – 74.18%

Black – 16.64%

Native – 3.37%

Asian – 2.94%

Hispanic/Latino – 5.56%

 

Age

Median Age – 35.90

17 and Under – 26.32%

18 to 24 – 9.08%

25 to 34 – 13.38%

35 to 44 – 12.84%

45 to 54 – 14.36%

55 and Up –24.01%

 

Income

Median Household Income – $42,169

Average Household Income – $52,598

Per Capita – $21,536

 

Housing

Average Apt. – $722

Median Housing value – $94,040

 

 
Travel Time

Average Commute – 19.4min

Less than 15min – 42.33%

15-29min – 39.99%

30-59min – 13.09%

60+min –4.59%

 

Mode of Transportation

Personal Vehicle – 92.89%

Public – 1.43%

Other (Bicycle, Foot) – 2.55%

Work at Home –3.14%

 

Education

High School – 82.53%

Some College – 23.46%

Associates – 9.79%

Bachelors – 11.92%

Graduate –5.98%

 

 

Employment

Potential – 38,832

Total –22,294

Type

Mgmt. /Business –13.41%

Professional –15.99%

Sales & Office – 25.43%

Service – 16.96%

Farming, Fishing, Forestry – 0.05%

Construction – 6.83%

Production, Transport, Materials – 21.32%

Industry

Ag, Forestry, Fishing – 0.11%

Construction – 4.63%

Manufacturing – 21.92%

Wholesale Trade – 1.92%

Retail – 9.91%

Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities – 4.95%

Information – 1.26%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate – 4.43%

Professional, Science, Mgmt., Admin. – 6.87%

Education, Health and Social Service – 21.87%

Arts, Entertainment, Accommodation – 10.02%

Other – 5.79%

Public Service – 6.31%