Living in Muskegon, MI

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Muskegon, Michigan Info Snack

Population
37,633
Unemployment
9.5%
Poverty
27.9%
Median Home
$73,000
Median Income
$32,433
Median Rent
$706

Muskegon SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Muskegon, MI Crime Report

1,601
Total Crimes
4,306.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
73.87%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Muskegon
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,601 4,306.3 2,022.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 308 828.4 437.4 366.7
Murder 8 21.5 5.6 5.0
Robbery 46 123.7 53.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 227 610.6 305.9 250.2
Property Crime 1,293 3,477.9 1,585.0 2,109.9
Burglary 252 677.8 286.1 340.5
Larceny 911 2,450.4 1,121.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 130 349.7 177.7 219.9

Muskegon, MI Cost Of Living

81
Muskegon's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Muskegon Michigan National Average
Overall 81 89 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 91 88 100
Health 96 94 100
Housing 45 74 100
Transportation 106 106 100
Utilities 99 99 100

Muskegon, MI Photos

Muskegon Michigan Harbor Entrance
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Muskegon in Michigan

Map Of Muskegon, MI

Best Places Around Muskegon

1

East Grand Rapids, MI
Population 11,759

2

Forest Hills, MI
Population 27,830

3

Jenison, MI
Population 17,431

4

Byron Center, MI
Population 7,089

5

Hudsonville, MI
Population 7,366

6

Rockford, MI
Population 6,254

7

Northview, MI
Population 15,394

8

Wyoming, MI
Population 75,702

9

Kentwood, MI
Population 51,693

10

Cutlerville, MI
Population 16,895

Population over time in Muskegon

Year Population % Change
2019 37,633 -0.9%
2018 37,969 -0.6%
2017 38,189 0.3%
2016 38,086 0.6%
2015 37,861 0.1%
2014 37,822 0.4%
2013 37,666 -1.0%
2012 38,061 -1.8%
2011 38,775 -0.6%
2010 39,023 -

Race / Ethnicity in Muskegon

White
51.6% (19,409)
African American
31.9% (11,994)
American Indian
0.8% (309)
Asian
0.2% (93)
Hawaiian
0.0% (15)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.7% (2,158)
Hispanic
9.7% (3,655)
Race Muskegon MI USA
White 51.6% 75.0% 60.7%
African American 31.9% 13.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.7% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.7% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Muskegon

Female
47.8% (17,991)
Male
52.2% (19,641)
Gender Muskegon MI USA
Female 47.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Muskegon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,505)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (4,139)
High School / GED
36.0% (13,547)
Some College
26.0% (9,784)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (3,763)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (3,386)
Master's Degree
3.0% (1,128)
Professional Degree
1.0% (376)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Muskegon MI USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Muskegon, Michigan

Less than $10,000
13.1% (493,069)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.8% (329,882)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.9% (637,646)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.4% (542,430)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (605,278)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (561,042)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (312,889)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.7% (213,627)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (42,617)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (24,815)
Income Muskegon MI USA
Less than $10,000 13.1% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.8% 4.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.9% 9.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.4% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 13.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 12.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.7% 14.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 5.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 5.2% 7.7%

Articles About Michigan

Enjoy The Snack?