Income/capita 59%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 21%
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IndexWest Main HillKalamazooMichigan
Income per capita$12,376$19,968$27,549
Median household income$48,492$34,767$50,803
Median income owner occupied$0$56,128$62,251
Median income renter occupied$0$23,781$28,598
Median earnings male$4,160$16,060$35,730
Median earnings female$3,832$14,386$22,948
Unemployment rate5.6%6.1%5.2%
Poverty leveln/a32.7%16.3%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in West Main Hill is 59% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in West Main Hill is 12% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in West Main Hill is 21% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in West Main Hill is 100% lower than the national average

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      West Main Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.7%3.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services15.4%14.3%
      Public administration0.4%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services33.3%58.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      South Gull Lake, MI1,298$77,29239.7%
      Delton, MI1,063$64,18316.0%
      Richland, MI858$62,29212.6%
      Portage, MI47,854$57,5264.0%
      Climax, MI792$57,2323.5%
      Kalamazoo, MI75,885$34,76737.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Upland, CA75,851$62,36912.7%
      Camden, NJ76,005$26,21452.6%
      Arlington Heights, IL75,721$79,97944.6%
      Albany, GA75,657$31,26343.5%
      Auburn, WA75,607$60,2628.9%
      Kalamazoo, MI75,885$34,76737.2%
      Source: The West Main Hill, Kalamazoo, MI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).