StatisticSouth SideKalamazooMichigan
Population density (sq mi)1,9603,072178
Median age31.925.839.5
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a31%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%50%41%
Speak Englishn/a90%91%
Speak Spanishn/a5%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Side is 36% lower than Kalamazoo
  • The median age in South Side is 23% higher than Kalamazoo
  • In South Side 80.62% of the population is White
  • In South Side 10.17% of the population is Black
  • In South Side 0.58% of the population is Asian

Compare Kalamazoo, MI Demographics


      South Side population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth SideKalamazooMichigan
      American Indian0.52%0.35%0.53%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race5.53%5.80%2.74%
      Other race2.58%1.31%1.12%
      In South Side, 6.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      South Side age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The South Side, Kalamazoo, MI demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).