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Kentwood Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
51,154
Unemployment Rate
3%
Poverty Rate
13.7%
Non-Citizens
9.7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 14 responses
Report
  • Active
    43%
  • Too diverse for one word
    29%
  • Family oriented
    21%
  • Lazy
    7%

Kentwood Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    60%
  • African American
    18%
  • Hispanic
    10%
  • Asian
    9%
  • Two or more races
    3%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    53%
  • Male
    47%
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    13%

Income

Median Household Income
$50,689
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    22%
  • $25-$44k
    23%
  • $45-$74k
    25%
  • $75-$149k
    24%
  • $150k+
    6%
Median Individual Income
$26,484
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    29%
  • $15-$34k
    34%
  • $35-$64k
    24%
  • $65k+
    13%

Community

Poll
86%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.14 responses
Poll
63%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.16 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 9 responses
Report
  • Diverse culture and beaming with individuality.
    78%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    11%
  • Very easy to meet new people and make friends
    11%
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