In 2019, Muskegon County, MI had a population of 173k people with a median age of 39.3 and a median household income of $50,854. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Muskegon County, MI grew from 173,043 to 173,297, a 0.147% increase and its median household income grew from $48,329 to $50,854, a 5.22% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Muskegon County, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.5%), White (Hispanic) (4.48%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.17%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.72%). 0% of the households in Muskegon County, MI speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.1% of the residents in Muskegon County, MI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Muskegon County, MI are Muskegon Community College (667 degrees awarded in 2019), Ross Medical Education Center-Roosevelt Park (131 degrees), and Nuvo College of Cosmetology (22 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Muskegon County, MI was $117,900, and the homeownership rate was 74.7%. Most people in Muskegon County, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Muskegon County, MI was 2 cars per household.