Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI

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Population
136,064
0.786% 1-year growth
US Senator
Debbie Stabenow
Democratic Party
US Senator
Gary Peters
Democratic Party
Median Age
38.4

Poverty Rate
11.6%

Median Household Income
$61,272
3.02% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$167,700
4.68% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
62,185
2.08% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI had a population of 136k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $61,272. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI grew from 135,003 to 136,064, a 0.786% increase and its median household income grew from $59,478 to $61,272, a 3.02% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.62%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.52%), White (Hispanic) (2.55%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.38%). 6.18% of the people in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI speak a non-English language, and 97.4% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are Kalamazoo Valley Community College (1,010 degrees awarded in 2017) and Ross Medical Education Center - Kalamazoo (26 degrees).

The median property value in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI is $167,700, and the homeownership rate is 72.5%. Most people in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21 minutes. The average car ownership in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI is 2 cars per household.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Michigan, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Impact on Employment

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Michigan (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Michigan across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Michigan went to Donald J. Trump with 47.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (47.3%), followed by Gary Johnson (3.59%). The most partisan county was Missaukee County, MI with 73.6% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters are the senators currently representing the state of Michigan. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Michigan
47.5% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Michigan
  1. 73.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 70.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 69.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Michigan was Missaukee County, MI with 73.6% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Michigan colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Michigan

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Debbie Stabenow
Senator from Michigan1
Assumed office on January 3, 2001
Gary Peters
Senator from Michigan2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters are the senators currently representing Michigan.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Michigan

Michigan is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI is home to a population of 136k people, from which 97.4% are citizens. As of 2018, 4.68% of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI residents were born outside of the country (6.36k people).

In 2018, there were 12.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (113k people) in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 9.01k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 4.79k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are Spanish (3,053 speakers), French (Incl. Cajun) (571 speakers), and Arabic (543 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    113k ± 1.04k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    9.01k ± 820
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    4.79k ± 766
3.77%
Hispanic Population
5.13k people

In 2018, there were 12.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (113k people) in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 9.01k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 4.79k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.77% of the people in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are hispanic (5.13k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    3,053 speakers (2.4%)
  2. French (Incl. Cajun)
    571 speakers (0.448%)
  3. Arabic
    543 speakers (0.426%)

6.18% of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was Spanish. 2.4% of the overall population of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are native Spanish speakers. 0.448% speak French (Incl. Cajun) and 0.426% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

4.68%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
6.36k people
4.33%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
5.8k people

As of 2018, 4.68% of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI residents (6.36k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was 4.33%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

38
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
41
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2.2

In 2018, the median age of all people in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was 38.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 41. But people in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI residents was 38.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. India
    821 ± 701 people
  2. Philippines
    446 ± 518 people
  3. Kenya
    438 ± 513 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was India, the natal country of 821 Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI residents, followed by Philippines with 446 and Kenya with 438.

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Citizenship

97.4%
2018 Citizenship
97.6%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 97.4% of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was 97.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,739 ± 259
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,472 ± 288
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,122 ± 228

Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.86 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI is $61,272. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was Birmingham & Bloomfield Area PUMA, MI with a value of $119,171, followed by Troy & Rochester Area PUMA, MI and Washtenaw County (West, Northeast & Southeast) PUMA, MI, with respective values of $96,957 and $95,670.

Males in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI have an average income that is 1.42 times higher than the average income of females, which is $51,731. The income inequality in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI (measured using the Gini index) is 0.5, which is higher than than the national average.

The economy of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI employs 62.2k people. The largest industries in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are Hospitals (5,336 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,839 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (3,268 people), and the highest paying industries are Wired telecommunications carriers ($159,983), Structural metals, & boiler, tank, & shipping container manufacturing ($140,739), and Animal food, grain & oilseed milling ($127,641).

Wages

Median Household Income

$61,272
2018 value
± $2,519
3.02%
1 Year Growth
± 5.26%

Households in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI have a median annual income of $61,272, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $59,478 in 2017, which represents a 3.02% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$73,276
Average Male Salary in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI
± $11,623
$51,731
Average Female Salary in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI
± $8,429

In 2017, full-time male employees in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI made 1.42 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI
  1. Asian
    $81,806 ± $60,595
  2. White
    $53,160 ± $6,732
  3. Two or More Races
    $37,640 ± $30,939

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.54 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI.

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Wage Distribution

0.5
2017 Wage GINI in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI
0.502
2016 Wage GINI in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI

In 2017, the income inequality in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was 0.5 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.262% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was Birmingham & Bloomfield Area PUMA, MI with a value of $119,171, followed by Troy & Rochester Area PUMA, MI and Washtenaw County (West, Northeast & Southeast) PUMA, MI, with respective values of $96,957 and $95,670.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

11.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI (15.7k out of 135k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 25 - 34.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    11,344 ± 811
  2. Black
    2,381 ± 425
  3. Hispanic
    1,365 ± 284

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

62.2k
2017 Value
2.08%
1 Year growth
± 2.08%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI grew at a rate of 2.08%, from 60.9k employees to 62.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI, are Registered nurses (2,058 people), Miscellaneous managers (2,056 people), and Cashiers (1,517 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI, by number of employees, are Registered nurses (2,058 people), Miscellaneous managers (2,056 people), and Cashiers (1,517 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI has an unusually high number of residents working as Chemical processing machine setters, operators, & tenders (11.6 times higher than expected), Agricultural & food science technicians (7.78 times), and Computer control programmers & operators (6.08 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI, by average salary, are Chief executives & legislators ($229,169), Credit counselors & loan officers ($215,810), and Market research analysts & marketing specialists ($196,054).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

62.2k
2017 Value
2.08%
1 Year growth
± 2.08%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI grew at a rate of 2.08%, from 60.9k employees to 62.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI, are Hospitals (5,336 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,839 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (3,268 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI, though some of these residents may live in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI, by number of employees, are Hospitals (5,336 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,839 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (3,268 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI has an unusually high number of Paperboard container manufacturing (11.4 times higher than expected), Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing (7.69 times), and Animal food, grain & oilseed milling (7.39 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI, by average salary, are Wired telecommunications carriers ($159,983), Structural metals, & boiler, tank, & shipping container manufacturing ($140,739), and Animal food, grain & oilseed milling ($127,641).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $135B
  2. $35.4B
  3. $31.3B

In 2015, the top outbound Michigan product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $135B, followed by Mixed freight ($35.4B) and Machinery ($31.3B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Michigan products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$448B
2015 Value in Michigan
$623B
Projected 2045 Value in Michigan
39.1% growth

In 2015, total outbound Michigan trade was $448B. This is expected to increase 39.1% to $623B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Michigan trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Michigan to other states, or from other states to Michigan.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $35.1B
  2. $25.1B
  3. $20.4B

In 2015, the top outbound Michigan domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $35.1B, followed by Indiana with $25.1B and Illinois and $20.4B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Michigan shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2017, universities in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI awarded 1,036 degrees. The student population of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI is skewed towards women, with 3,971 male students and 4,440 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are White (773 and 74.9%), followed by Unknown (104 and 10.1%), Black or African American (84 and 8.14%), and Hispanic or Latino (31 and 3%).

The largest universities in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI by number of degrees awarded are Kalamazoo Valley Community College (1,010 and 97.5%) and Ross Medical Education Center - Kalamazoo (26 and 2.51%).

The most popular majors in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are Liberal Arts & Sciences (270 and 26.1%), General Studies (178 and 17.2%), and Registered Nursing (75 and 7.24%).

The median tuition costs in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 270 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 178 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 75 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 270 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 1,010 degrees awarded
  2. 26 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2017, the Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI institution with the largest number of graduating students was Kalamazoo Valley Community College with 1,010 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

436
Degrees Awarded to Men
600
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 436 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI, which is 0.727 times less than the 600 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    773 degrees awarded
  2. Unknown
    104 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    84 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI were to White students. These 773 degrees mean that there were 7.43 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 104 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was $167,700 in 2018, which is 0.73 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $160,200 to $167,700, a 4.68% increase. The homeownership rate in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI is 72.5%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI have an average commute time of 21 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$167,700
2018 Median
± $2,741
$160,200
2017 Median
± $2,599

In 2018, the median property value in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI grew to to $167,700 from the previous year's value of $160,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

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$61,272
Median Household Income
± $2,519
54.2k
Number of Households
± 1,542

In 2018, the median household income of the 54.2k households in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI grew to $61,272 from the previous year's value of $59,478.

The following chart displays the households in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

72.5%
2018 Homeownership
72.4%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 72.5% of the housing units in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 72.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

21 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI have a shorter commute time (21 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 1.5% of the workforce in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    84.7%
  2. Carpooled
    7.29%
  3. Worked At Home
    4.59%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI was Drove Alone (84.7%), followed by those who Carpooled (7.29%) and those who Worked At Home (4.59%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

94.8% of the population of Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI has health coverage, with 54.7% on employee plans, 13.8% on Medicaid, 13.3% on Medicare, 11.7% on non-group plans, and 1.2% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Michigan was $8,055 in 2014. This is a 4% increase from the previous year ($7,745).

Primary care physicians in Michigan see 1254 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.804% increase from the previous year (1244 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1385 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 431 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Gladwin County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.5%). Additionally, Saginaw County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.8%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,254 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Michigan

Primary care physicians in Michigan see an average of 1,254 patients per year. This represents a 0.804% increase from the previous year (1,244 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Michigan in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Michigan.
$8,055
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Michigan
$3,950
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$5,915
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$11,318
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Michigan (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4%, from $7,745 to $8,055.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.24%
Uninsured
54.7%
Employer Coverage
13.8%
Medicaid
13.3%
Medicare
11.7%
Non-Group
1.2%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI N/A by N/A from N/A% to 5.24%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Kalamazoo County (Outer) PUMA, MI changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 14.5% prevalence
  2. 14.1% prevalence
  3. 14.1% prevalence

Gladwin County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Michigan, at 14.5%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Michigan by county over multiple years.

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