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Demographics People
Demographics Income
Demographics Jobs
Demographics Companies
Demographics Colleges
Demographics Students

Source: See charts below

Population

Population People
2024 Projection 790,041
2019 Estimate 784,223

  • Berrien County – 153,783
  • Branch County – 43,267
  • Calhoun County – 133,952
  • Cass County – 51,333
  • Kalamazoo County – 265,508
  • St. Joseph County – 60,976
  • Van Buren County –75,404
2010 Census 778,384
2000 Census 774,616
Growth 2019-2024 0.74%
Growth 2010-2019 0.75%
Growth 2000-2010 0.49%

Source: Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas.

Race

 
 

Source: Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas. Note: Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Alone is not included in the chart below and is represented by 0.05% of the population.

Gender

 
 

Source: Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas.

Age

 
 

Source: Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas.

Households and Income

Indicator Total
Total Family & Non-Family Households 312,914
Average Household Income $74,446
Median Household Income $53,865

Source: Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas.

Employment

Area Labor Force Employed Unemployed Jobless Rate
Berrien County, MI 75,086 71,902 3,184 4.2%
Branch County, MI 20,156 19,343 813 4.0%
Calhoun County, MI 62,823 60,024 2,799 4.5%
Cass County, MI 24,722 23,600 1,122 4.5%
Kalamazoo County, MI 133,115 128,255 4,860 3.7%
St. Joseph County, MI 28,835 27,535 1,300 4.5%
Van Buren County, MI 36,044 34,420 1,624 4.5%
Region 380,781 365,079 15,702 4.1%
Michigan 4,984,000 4,776,000 208,000 4.2%
United States 164,019,000 157,816,000 6,203,000 3.8%

Source: Michigan DTMB, Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives, Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS), August 2019. All estimates are preliminary. Data is not seasonally adjusted.

Commute/Time to Work

 
 

Average Travel Time to Work is 22.86 minutes.

Source: Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas.

Employment by Class of Worker

 
 

Source: Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas.

Employment by Occupation

Occupation Count Share
Architecture/Engineering 7,450 2.07%
Arts/Design/Entertainment/Sports/Media 4,506 1.25%
Building Grounds/Cleaning/Maintenance 15,153 4.21%
Business/Financial Operations 13,487 3.75%
Community/Social Services 5,724 1.59%
Computer/Mathematical 5,853 1.63%
Construction/Extraction 14,155 3.93%
Education/Training/Library 21,223 5.90
Farm/Fish/Forestry 3,593 1.00%
Food Preparation/Serving Related 22,959 6.38%
Health Practitioner/Technician 20,718 5.76%
Healthcare Support 10,118 2.81%
Installation/Maintenance/Repair 12,259 3.41%
Legal 1,931 0.54%
Life/Physical/Social Science 3,679 1.02%
Management 32,799 9.12%
Office/Administrative Support 44,047 12.24%
Production 44,141 12.27%
Protective Services 5,403 1.50%
Sales/Related 35,469 9.86%
Personal Care/Services 12,049 3.35%
Transportation/Material Moving 23,114 6.42%

Source: Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas.

Educational Level of Attainment

 
 

Source: Pop-Facts Premier 2019, Claritas.

College/University Total Undergraduate Enrollment Within Geographical Region

College/University Location Type Funding Enrollment
Albion College Albion, MI 4-year Private 1,533
Andrews University Berrien Springs, MI 4-year Private 1,702
Glen Oaks Community College Centreville, MI 2-year Public 1,201
Kalamazoo College Kalamazoo, MI 4-year Private 1,467
Kalamazoo Valley Community College Kalamazoo, MI 2-year Public 8,069
Kellogg Community College Battle Creek, MI 2-year Public 4,245
Lake Michigan College Benton Harbor, MI 2-year Public 3,202
Southwestern Michigan College Dowagiac, MI 2-year Public 2,130
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo, MI 4-year Public 17,760
Total 41,309
College/University Total Enrollment within 2-Hour Driving Radius 323,779
Source: Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, Fall 2018.

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