Battle Creek is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 51,003, it is the 24th largest city in Michigan and the 777th largest city in the United States. Battle Creek is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -2.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 52,347 in 2010. Battle Creek reached it's highest population of 53,540 in 1990. Spanning over 44 miles, Battle Creek has a population density of 1,197 people per square mile.
The average household income in Battle Creek is $57,181 with a poverty rate of 22.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $757 per month, and the median house value is $83,900. The median age in Battle Creek is 36.5 years, 34.8 years for males, and 38 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.6 males.