Demographics Kalamazoo

Population

City74,743

Metro – 326,589

Kalamazoo County – 252,074

Households

City –30,795

County –99,456

Ethnicity

White – 68.02%

Black – 21.30%

Native – .05%

Asian – 3.03%

Hispanic/Latino – 5.45%

 

Age

Median Age – 33

17 and Under – 19.8%

18 to 24 – 24.94%

25 to 34 – 13.98%

35 to 44 – 9.80%

45 to 54 – 10.25%

55 and Up –18.21%

 

Income

Median Household Income – $37,147

Average Household Income – $51,542

Per Capita – $21,661

 

Housing

Average Apt. – $898

Median Housing value – $110,802

 

 
Travel Time

Average Commute – 18.53min

Less than 15min – 43.54%

15-29min – 38.50%

30-59min – 13.40%

60+min –4.56%

 

Mode of Transportation

Personal Vehicle – 85.53%

Public – 2.86%

Other (Bicycle, Foot) – 7.43%

Work at Home –4.18%

 

Education

High School – 86.94%

Some College – 23.86%

Associates – 6.79%

Bachelors – 18.31%

Graduate –12.75%

 

 

Employment

Potential – 60,227

Total –34,461

Type

Mgmt. /Business –11.63%

Professional –24.94%

Sales & Office – 25.06%

Service – 18.74%

Farming, Fishing, Forestry – 0.51%

Construction – 5.86%

Production, Transport, Materials – 13.25%

Industry

Ag, Forestry, Fishing – 0.49%

Construction – 4.33%

Manufacturing – 13.54%

Wholesale Trade – 1.87%

Retail – 9.85%

Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities – 3.03%

Information – 2.07%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate – 5.42%

Professional, Science, Mgmt., Admin. – 8.28%

Education, Health and Social Service – 30.54%

Arts, Entertainment, Accommodation – 13.51%

Other – 4.91%

Public Service – 2.15%