Kentwood, Michigan Population 2019

Kentwood Mi Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Kentwood Mi was:

  • White: 66.01%
  • Black or African American: 18.25%
  • Asian: 9.29%
  • Two or more races: 3.75%
  • Other race: 2.57%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201851,868840.16%
201751,784310.06%
201651,7533860.75%
201551,3674940.97%
201450,8735121.02%
201350,3616061.22%
201249,7555701.16%
201149,1854520.93%
201048,7333,4780.74%
200045,2557,4291.81%
199037,8267,3882.20%
198030,43810,1284.13%
197020,3100.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White33,766
Black or African American9,338
Asian4,752
Two or More Races1,918
Some Other Race1,314
American Indian and Alaska Native58
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

Kentwood Mi Population Pyramid 2019

Kentwood Mi Median Age

34.8


Total

33.9


Male

35.8


Female

Kentwood Mi Adults

There are 39,184 adults, (6,720 of whom are seniors) in Kentwood Mi.

Kentwood Mi Age Dependency

57.6

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Kentwood Mi Sex Ratio

Female

26,921

52.63%

Male

24,233

47.37%

Kentwood Mi Households and Families

Kentwood Mi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kentwood Mi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
Male71%29%
All57.2%42.8%
Non Family41%59%
Female33.2%66.8%

57.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,3682.4957.2
Married8,8593.1678.2
Non Family7,5511.2941
Female3,1093.333.2
Male8493.2171

3.12

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kentwood Mi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9355.69%
9th to 12th Grade2,1106.20%
High School Graduate8,73225.67%
Some College6,66819.60%
Associates Degree3,3679.90%
Bachelors Degree7,65522.50%
Graduate Degree3,55010.44%

Kentwood Mi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,50221,1208,455
Black5,1694,5121,245
Asian3,0911,957842
Hispanic2,7211,927486
Other Race831446148
Multiple Races750573170
Native American58587
Islander88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 37.57%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,576$40,189$29,149
Less Than High School$18,933$25,407$15,969
High School Grad$27,585$31,052$24,937
Some College$31,817$41,192$27,227
Bachelors Degree$43,063$51,517$37,500
Graduate Degree$56,655$66,283$47,262

$33,576

Average Earnings

$40,189

Average Male

$29,149

Average Female

Kentwood Mi Language

Kentwood Mi Language by Age

Kentwood Mi Language

76.17% of Kentwood Mi residents speak only English, while 23.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.04% of the population.

Kentwood Mi Poverty

Kentwood Mi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,2832,8159.30%
Black9,2692,18223.54%
Hispanic5,0761,44228.41%
Asian4,7524709.89%
Other1,31436027.40%
Multiple1,91026213.72%
Native581017.24%

13.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.38%

Male Poverty Rate

13.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kentwood Mi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kentwood Mi is Hispanic, with 28.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kentwood Mi is White, with 9.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.38%
High School15.05%
Some College8.26%
Bachelors or Greater3.70%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.64%
Male Unemployed23.91%
Female Employed9.10%
Male Employed8.40%

Kentwood Mi Income

Kentwood Mi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,689$63,875
Families$62,423$74,954
Married Families$74,729-
Non Families$31,759$43,250

Kentwood Mi Marital Status

Kentwood Mi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Kentwood Mi Married by Age and Sex

Kentwood Mi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Kentwood Mi Marital Status by Race

Kentwood Mi Veterans

2,472

Number of Veterans

2,324

Male Veterans

148

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam815
First Gulf War562
Second Gulf War351
Korea239
World War II213

Kentwood Mi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1157.81%
Black2493.88%
Hispanic993.02%
Other636.16%
2 or More403.87%
Asian50.14%

Kentwood Mi Veterans by Education

8.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kentwood Mi Employment Status

69.1%

Labor Force Participation

66%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Kentwood Mi Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

64.22%

Born in Michigan

82.82%

Native Born

17.18%

Foreign Born

9.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.82% of Kentwood Mi residents were born in the United States, with 64.22% having been born in Michigan. 9.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.