Kentwood, MI
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Kentwood profile

Living in Kentwood

Kentwood is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 54,141 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Kentwood is the 27th largest community in Michigan.

Also of interest is that Kentwood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The education level of Kentwood citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 35.63% of adults in Kentwood have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Kentwood in 2018 was $31,758, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $127,032 for a family of four. However, Kentwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Kentwood is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Kentwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kentwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Kentwood include German, Dutch, English, Irish, and Polish.

Kentwood also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.60%.

The most common language spoken in Kentwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Serbo-Croatian and Spanish.