Kalamazoo, MI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Kalamazoo, Michigan Info Snack

Population
76,106
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
27.5%
Median Home
$113,700
Median Income
$43,222
Median Rent
$825

Kalamazoo SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
2
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

Kalamazoo, MI Crime Report

4,764
Total Crimes
6,234.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
165.76%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kalamazoo
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,764 6,234.7 1,838.9 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,094 1,431.7 478.0 387.8
Murder 14 18.3 7.6 6.5
Robbery 136 178.0 44.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 867 1,134.7 365.1 279.7
Property Crime 3,670 4,803.0 1,360.9 1,958.2
Burglary 737 964.5 233.1 314.2
Larceny 2,445 3,199.8 943.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 488 638.7 184.5 246.0

Kalamazoo, MI Cost Of Living

81
Kalamazoo's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kalamazoo Michigan National Average
Overall 81 91 100
Services 86 95 100
Groceries 78 90 100
Health 92 96 100
Housing 60 76 100
Transportation 98 101 100
Utilities 101 103 100

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Rankings for Kalamazoo in Michigan

Map Of Kalamazoo, MI

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Population over time in Kalamazoo

Year Population % Change
2020 76,106 0.1%
2019 76,040 0.3%
2018 75,833 -0.1%
2017 75,885 0.5%
2016 75,499 0.4%
2015 75,190 0.5%
2014 74,812 0.4%
2013 74,494 0.2%
2012 74,372 0.1%
2011 74,318 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kalamazoo

White
62.0% (47,218)
African American
21.7% (16,547)
American Indian
0.1% (67)
Asian
1.9% (1,411)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (242)
Two Or More
7.2% (5,516)
Hispanic
6.7% (5,105)
Race Kalamazoo MI USA
White 62.0% 74.5% 60.1%
African American 21.7% 13.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 1.9% 3.2% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 7.2% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.7% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Kalamazoo

Female
50.8% (38,639)
Male
49.2% (37,467)
Gender Kalamazoo MI USA
Female 50.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kalamazoo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,522)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (4,566)
High School / GED
22.0% (16,743)
Some College
24.0% (18,265)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (7,610)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (16,743)
Master's Degree
10.0% (7,610)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,522)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,522)
Education Kalamazoo MI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kalamazoo, Michigan

Less than $10,000
9.9% (750,168)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (473,708)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (977,381)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (934,388)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (1,261,137)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (1,277,553)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (781,696)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (633,174)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (293,396)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (227,994)
Income Kalamazoo MI USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 9.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 14.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 5.7% 8.3%

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