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Macomb County
  • County in Michigan

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Housing
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
  4. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  5. Diversity
    grade B+
  6. Jobs
    grade B+
  7. Weather
    grade C+
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  11. Commute
    grade C+

editorial

Macomb County is located in Michigan with a population of 879,123. Macomb County is one of the best places to live in Michigan. In Macomb County, most residents own their homes. In Macomb County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Macomb County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Macomb County are highly rated.

About

Population
879,123

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$184,600
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,032
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    26%
  • Own
    74%
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Macomb County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    208.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    55.9
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    44.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    278.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,235
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    172
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  11%

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