Berrien County, Michigan Interactive County Map Customizer: Draw, Print, and Share

MAP FILTERS: Opacity

Berrien County Statistics

Facts

Land area567.8 square miles
Population Density276.2 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)155,252
Population change-1%
Under 5 years of age6.2%
Under 1822.7%
65 and over17.4%
Females51.2%
White79.8
Hispanic or Latino of any race5
Asian1.8%
Two or more races2.3%
Black or African American15.4%
Native American0.6%
Pacific Islander0.1%
Had graduated from high school87%
Had a bachelor degree or higher24.2%
Veterans11,674

Households and Housing

Households60,414
Persons per household2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more87.1%
Median household income$43,633
The Per capita income$24,013
Live below the poverty line17.5%
Housing units76,524
Multi-unit structures18%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$129,300
Residents owning their homes72.1%

Business Facts

Total number of firms13,864
Women-owned firms28.7%
Asian-owned firms1.7%
Hispanic-owned firms1.2%
Black-owned firms8.9%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$1,622,828
Retail sales per capita$10,150
Manufacturers shipments$2,298,338
Merchant wholesaler sales$689,088
Source US Census Data