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Kent County, MI

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Kent County, MI
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatGrand Rapids, MI
  • Population602,622
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 846.9500
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 711.5000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010602,622104 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010711.50210 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201810.5%797 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201810.7%731 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20192.9%2447 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016749.502716 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201619.8%2860 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20167.402138 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201834.8%2753 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20162054 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20159.3%2653 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201813.4%2338 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$1,663,966,000.0090 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20174527 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201191.841871 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201988.5%455 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20191.7064 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20185282 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.171357 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2005$75,141.69632 of 958
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$16,171,326,000.00105 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20103.7%317 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201233.6%1091 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201814747 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201825318 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20105,853176 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)201984,672.101565 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$2,788,000,000.0076 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$14,531,000,000.00107 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,032,000,000.00146 of 2178
Population (County)2050813,000104 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$241,745.00464 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050737,00079 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205078,00090 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050817108 of 2780
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