Living in Pontiac, MI

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

Pontiac, Michigan Info Snack

Population
59,955
Unemployment
11.9%
Poverty
30.7%
Median Home
$67,100
Median Income
$33,568
Median Rent
$815

Pontiac SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
4
Commute
8

Pontiac, MI Crime Report

2,069
Total Crimes
3,460.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
39.72%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pontiac
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,069 3,460.4 2,022.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 769 1,286.1 437.4 366.7
Murder 10 16.7 5.6 5.0
Robbery 108 180.6 53.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 585 978.4 305.9 250.2
Property Crime 1,300 2,174.2 1,585.0 2,109.9
Burglary 315 526.8 286.1 340.5
Larceny 875 1,463.4 1,121.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 110 184.0 177.7 219.9

Pontiac, MI Cost Of Living

84
Pontiac's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pontiac Michigan National Average
Overall 84 89 100
Services 104 95 100
Groceries 93 88 100
Health 93 94 100
Housing 44 74 100
Transportation 114 106 100
Utilities 94 99 100

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Rankings for Pontiac in Michigan

Map Of Pontiac, MI

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Population over time in Pontiac

Year Population % Change
2019 59,955 -0.3%
2018 60,116 0.1%
2017 60,039 0.2%
2016 59,920 -0.0%
2015 59,928 0.5%
2014 59,658 -0.2%
2013 59,751 -0.6%
2012 60,105 -0.5%
2011 60,425 -0.9%
2010 60,982 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pontiac

White
23.5% (14,068)
African American
50.2% (30,099)
American Indian
0.4% (258)
Asian
1.8% (1,094)
Hawaiian
0.1% (32)
Other
0.0% (28)
Two Or More
5.0% (3,016)
Hispanic
18.9% (11,360)
Race Pontiac MI USA
White 23.5% 75.0% 60.7%
African American 50.2% 13.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.0% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.9% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Pontiac

Female
51.8% (31,040)
Male
48.2% (28,914)
Gender Pontiac MI USA
Female 51.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pontiac for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (4,196)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (7,794)
High School / GED
33.0% (19,785)
Some College
28.0% (16,787)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (3,597)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (5,395)
Master's Degree
3.0% (1,798)
Professional Degree
1.0% (599)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Pontiac MI USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 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 Pontiac, Michigan

Less than $10,000
14.1% (847,068)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.5% (627,863)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.9% (832,715)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (786,526)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (899,781)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (925,616)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (537,050)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.6% (397,438)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (93,683)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (47,755)
Income Pontiac MI USA
Less than $10,000 14.1% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.5% 4.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.9% 9.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 13.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 12.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.6% 14.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 5.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 5.2% 7.7%

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