In 2018, Muskegon County, MI had a population of 173k people with a median age of 39.3 and a median household income of $48,329. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Muskegon County, MI grew from 172,707 to 173,043, a 0.195% increase and its median household income grew from $46,077 to $48,329, a 4.89% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Muskegon County, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.6%), White (Hispanic) (4.35%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.15%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.667%). 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 2018, the median property value in Muskegon County, MI was $111,000, and the homeownership rate was 74.5%. Most people in Muskegon County, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Muskegon County, MI was 2 cars per household.