Kent County (North) PUMA, MI

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Population
126,526
1.6% 1-year growth
US Senator
Debbie Stabenow
Democratic Party
US Senator
Gary Peters
Democratic Party
Median Age
38.7

Poverty Rate
8.4%

Median Household Income
$69,526
5.03% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$172,800
4.85% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
62,120
2.9% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Kent County (North) PUMA, MI had a population of 127k people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $69,526. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI grew from 124,529 to 126,526, a 1.6% increase and its median household income grew from $66,194 to $69,526, a 5.03% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.1%), White (Hispanic) (3.21%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.82%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.59%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.909%). 4.57% of the households in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.6% of the residents in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are Ross College-Grand Rapids North (101 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2018, the median property value in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was $172,800, and the homeownership rate was 84%. Most people in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was 2 cars per household.

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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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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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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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
Y-Axis
-5.78%
Year-over-year decline
Employment change between November 2019 and November 2020

As of November 2020, there are 145M people employed in Michigan. This represents a -5.78% decrease in employment when compared to November 2019.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Michigan.

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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.

Michigan 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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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
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.

The following chart shows elected senators in Michigan over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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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 Michigan have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Kent County (North) PUMA, MI is home to a population of 127k people, from which 98.6% are citizens. As of 2018, 3.14% of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI residents were born outside of the country (3.98k people).

In 2018, there were 28.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (115k people) in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.07k White (Hispanic) and 2.3k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are Spanish (3,469 speakers), Telugu (212 speakers), and Korean (177 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    115k ± 1.12k
  2. White (Hispanic)
    4.07k ± 821
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    2.3k ± 463
4.36%
Hispanic Population
5.52k people

In 2018, there were 28.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (115k people) in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.07k White (Hispanic) and 2.3k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.36% of the people in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are hispanic (5.52k people).

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

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    3,469 speakers (2.92%)
  2. Telugu
    212 speakers (0.179%)
  3. Korean
    177 speakers (0.149%)

4.57% of Kent County (North) 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 Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was Spanish. 2.92% of the overall population of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are native Spanish speakers. 0.179% speak Telugu and 0.149% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

3.14%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
3.98k people
3.11%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
3.81k people

As of 2018, 3.14% of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI residents (3.98k 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 Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was 3.11%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

38
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.6
43
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2.7

In 2018, the median age of all people in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was 38.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 43. But people in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Kent County (North) PUMA, MI residents was 39.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    1,073 ± 801 people
  2. India
    356 ± 463 people
  3. Canada
    289 ± 417 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was Mexico, the natal country of 1,073 Kent County (North) PUMA, MI residents, followed by India with 356 and Canada with 289.

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Citizenship

98.6%
2018 Citizenship
98.4%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 98.6% of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was 98.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,492 ± 268
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,016 ± 283
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    967 ± 227

Kent County (North) PUMA, MI has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.45 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI is $69,526. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Kent County (North) 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 Kent County (North) PUMA, MI have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $50,811. The income inequality in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI (measured using the Gini index) is 0.451, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI employs 62.1k people. The largest industries in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,745 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,707 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,442 people), and the highest paying industries are Management, scientific & technical consulting services ($204,596), Banking & related activities ($117,700), and Miscellaneous retail stores ($96,603).

Wages

Median Household Income

$69,526
2018 value
± $1,624
5.03%
1 Year Growth
± 3.82%

Households in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI have a median annual income of $69,526, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $66,194 in 2017, which represents a 5.03% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$68,530
Average Male Salary in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI
± $9,205
$50,811
Average Female Salary in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI
± $7,064

In 2019, full-time male employees in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI made 1.35 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Kent County (North) 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 Kent County (North) PUMA, MI
  1. American Indian
    $80,094 ± $236,442
  2. Asian
    $66,530 ± $80,061
  3. White
    $51,255 ± $5,349

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI workers was American Indian. These workers were paid 1.2 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI.

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Wage Distribution

0.451
2019 Wage GINI in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI
0.449
2018 Wage GINI in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI

In 2019, the income inequality in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was 0.451 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.591% growth from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kent County (North) 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 Kent County (North) 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 Kent County (North) PUMA, MI colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

8.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI (10.6k out of 126k 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 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 6 - 11.

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
    9,402 ± 718
  2. Hispanic
    885 ± 242
  3. Black
    490 ± 197

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

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

62.1k
2019 Value
2.9%
1 Year growth
± 2.9%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI grew at a rate of 2.9%, from 60.4k employees to 62.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI, are Other managers (2,143 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,034 people), and Registered nurses (1,755 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI, by number of employees, are Other managers (2,143 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,034 people), and Registered nurses (1,755 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Kent County (North) PUMA, MI has an unusually high number of residents working as Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic (10.8 times higher than expected), Tool & die makers (9.72 times), and Computer numerically controlled tool operators and programmers (5.14 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI, by average salary, are Management analysts ($302,206), Physicians ($265,812), and Sales managers ($165,419).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

62.1k
2019 Value
2.9%
1 Year growth
± 2.9%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI grew at a rate of 2.9%, from 60.4k employees to 62.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI, are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,745 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,707 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,442 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI, though some of these residents may live in Kent County (North) 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 Kent County (North) PUMA, MI, by number of employees, are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,745 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,707 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,442 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Kent County (North) PUMA, MI has an unusually high number of Footwear manufacturing (30.2 times higher than expected), Metalworking machinery manufacturing (17.6 times), and Other direct selling establishments (5.89 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI, by average salary, are Management, scientific & technical consulting services ($204,596), Banking & related activities ($117,700), and Miscellaneous retail stores ($96,603).

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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. $213B
  2. $50.8B
  3. $37.9B

In 2018, the top outbound Michigan product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $213B, followed by Machinery ($50.8B) and Mixed freight ($37.9B).

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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$636B
2018 Value in Michigan
$1.17T
Projected 2045 Value in Michigan
83.6% growth

In 2018, total outbound Michigan trade was $636B. This is expected to increase 83.6% to $1.17T 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. $44B
  2. $33.2B
  3. $30.5B

In 2018, the top outbound Michigan domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $44B, followed by Indiana with $33.2B and Texas and $30.5B.

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

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Education

In 2019, universities in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI awarded 101 degrees. The student population of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI is skewed towards women, with 4 male students and 71 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are White (66 and 65.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (14 and 13.9%), Black or African American (7 and 6.93%), and Unknown (7 and 6.93%).

The largest universities in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI by number of degrees awarded are Ross College-Grand Rapids North (101 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI are Medical Assistant (58 and 57.4%), Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (19 and 18.8%), and Medical Insurance Specialist (11 and 10.9%).

The median tuition costs in Kent County (North) 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. 58 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 11 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 9 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was Medical Assistant with 58 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
101 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2019, the Kent County (North) PUMA, MI institution with the largest number of graduating students was Ross College-Grand Rapids North with 101 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

8
Degrees Awarded to Men
93
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 8 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI, which is 0.086 times less than the 93 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    66 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    14 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    7 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was White students. These 66 degrees mean that there were 4.71 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 14 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI was $172,800 in 2018, which is 0.752 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $164,800 to $172,800, a 4.85% increase. The homeownership rate in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI is 84%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI have an average commute time of 24.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$172,800
2018 Median
± $2,666
$164,800
2017 Median
± $2,358

In 2018, the median property value in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI grew to to $172,800 from the previous year's value of $164,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Kent County (North) 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 Kent County (North) PUMA, MI the largest share of households have a property value in the $150k - $175k range.

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Household Income

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$69,526
Median Household Income
± $1,624
46k
Number of Households
± 1,295

In 2018, the median household income of the 46k households in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI grew to $69,526 from the previous year's value of $66,194.

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

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Rent vs Own

84%
2018 Homeownership
82.9%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 84% of the housing units in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 82.9%.

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

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Commute Time

24.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI have a shorter commute time (24.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 2.01% of the workforce in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (84.9%)
  2. Carpooled (8.25%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.15%)

In 2018, 84.9% of workers in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.25%) and those who worked at home (4.15%).

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

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Health

95.4% of the population of Kent County (North) PUMA, MI has health coverage, with 61% on employee plans, 11.1% on Medicaid, 11.1% on Medicare, 11.3% on non-group plans, and 0.885% 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 1266 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.861% decrease from the previous year (1277 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1308 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 355 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Montmorency County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (18.6%). Additionally, Gratiot County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (45.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,266 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Michigan

Primary care physicians in Michigan see an average of 1,266 patients per year. This represents a 0.861% decrease from the previous year (1,277 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

4.6%
Uninsured
61%
Employer Coverage
11.1%
Medicaid
11.1%
Medicare
11.3%
Non-Group
0.885%
Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Kent County (North) PUMA, MI declined by 28.1% from 6.4% to 4.6%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Kent County (North) 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. 18.6% prevalence
  2. 18.3% prevalence
  3. 17.1% prevalence

Montmorency County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Michigan, at 18.6%.

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

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