Kentwood, MI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Kentwood, Michigan Info Snack

Population
51,780
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
11.0%
Median Home
$169,700
Median Income
$55,046
Median Rent
$967

Kentwood SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

Kentwood, MI Crime Report

1,436
Total Crimes
2,747.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
17.12%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kentwood
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,436 2,747.6 1,838.9 2,346.0
Violent Crime 229 438.2 478.0 387.8
Murder 4 7.7 7.6 6.5
Robbery 26 49.7 44.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 171 327.2 365.1 279.7
Property Crime 1,207 2,309.5 1,360.9 1,958.2
Burglary 166 317.6 233.1 314.2
Larceny 837 1,601.5 943.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 204 390.3 184.5 246.0

Kentwood, MI Cost Of Living

92
Kentwood's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kentwood Michigan National Average
Overall 92 91 100
Services 97 95 100
Groceries 90 90 100
Health 94 96 100
Housing 77 76 100
Transportation 107 101 100
Utilities 102 103 100

Rankings for Kentwood in Michigan

Map Of Kentwood, MI

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Population over time in Kentwood

Year Population % Change
2020 51,780 0.5%
2019 51,525 0.7%
2018 51,154 0.8%
2017 50,761 0.9%
2016 50,286 1.1%
2015 49,736 1.0%
2014 49,264 0.8%
2013 48,877 0.7%
2012 48,531 0.6%
2011 48,242 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kentwood

White
56.2% (29,086)
African American
20.8% (10,760)
American Indian
0.1% (59)
Asian
9.3% (4,820)
Hawaiian
0.1% (46)
Other
0.1% (43)
Two Or More
3.4% (1,771)
Hispanic
10.0% (5,195)
Race Kentwood MI USA
White 56.2% 74.5% 60.1%
African American 20.8% 13.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 9.3% 3.2% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 10.0% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Kentwood

Female
52.1% (26,966)
Male
47.9% (24,813)
Gender Kentwood MI USA
Female 52.1% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kentwood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,589)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,589)
High School / GED
25.0% (12,945)
Some College
23.0% (11,909)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,660)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (11,909)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,142)
Professional Degree
1.0% (517)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (517)
Education Kentwood MI USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kentwood, Michigan

Less than $10,000
3.2% (165,405)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (163,868)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.7% (552,545)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (637,296)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (740,738)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.9% (1,134,023)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (626,286)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.7% (709,244)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (194,594)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (253,996)
Income Kentwood MI USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.7% 9.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.9% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.7% 14.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 5.7% 8.3%

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