Income/capita 42%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 148%
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IndexCedar SpringsMichiganNational
Income per capita$17,203$27,549$29,829
Median household income$40,089$50,803$55,322
Median income owner occupied$47,864$62,251$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,539$28,598$35,192
Median earnings male$27,736$35,730$36,919
Median earnings female$22,184$22,948$26,250
Unemployment rate11.5%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level25.6%16.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cedar Springs is 42% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Cedar Springs is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cedar Springs is 148% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cedar Springs is 69% higher than the national average

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      Cedar Springs median earnings by income bracket

      Cedar Springs employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector32.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services15.2%22.7%
      Public administration7.9%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.7%26.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rockford, MI6,044$60,5659.5%
      Northview, MI15,393$54,1372.1%
      Casnovia, MI468$46,56315.8%
      Sparta, MI4,280$41,40425.2%
      Comstock Park, MI10,401$40,94326.0%
      Cedar Springs, MI3,617$40,08927.5%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Willcox, AZ3,617$43,32421.7%
      Wheatland, CA3,617$65,69618.8%
      Fort Hall, ID3,617$38,42930.5%
      Mission Hills, CA3,616$85,05253.7%
      Lowell, NC3,616$48,02413.2%
      Cedar Springs, MI3,617$40,08927.5%
      Source: The Cedar Springs, MI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).