Muskegon County By The Numbers

Population: 173,408

Number of Households: 63,215

By the Numbers
Measure Muskegon County Statewide Source
Median Household Income $42,829 $49,576 2015 American Community Census
Unemployment Rate 5.2% 4.9% 2016 Annual MDTMB
Children Living in Poverty
(Younger than 5-Years Old)
34.3% 27.6% 2015 American Community Census
Births to Teens 7.9% 5.7% 2015 MDCH
Degree Attainment Rate
(Associate and Higher)
28.5% 35.9% 2015 American Community Census
Court Involved Youth 473 N/A 2015 Muskegon County Prosecutor's Office
Students Receiving Special Education Services 3,372 197,788 2016-17 mischooldata.org

 

Free & Reduced Meal Eligibility - Fall 2016
District/School Students Eligible % Eligible
Fruitport Community Schools 1,525 54.1%
Holton Public Schools 532 62.51%
Mona Shores Public Schools 1,495 38.62%
Montague Area Public Schools 681 54.69%
Muskegon Covenant Academy 236 99.58%
Muskegon Heights PSA System 678 88.51%
Muskegon Montessori 100 75.76%
Muskegon Public Schools 3,387 84.99%
North Muskegon Public Schools 225 21.78%
Oakridge Public Schools 1,252 61.52%
Orchard View Schools 1,811 69.10%
Ravenna Public Schools 423 39.83%
Reeths-Puffer Schools 1,846 48.34%
Three Oaks Academy 366 91.96%
Timberland Academy 673 95.60%
Whitehall District Schools 895 58.70%
Total/Countywide Average 15,979 57.64%

Source: mischooldata.org Fall 2016
* - Economically Disadvantaged


School Statistics

School Statistics 2016-17
District/School Number of
Students
Enrolled
High School
4-Year 2016
Graduation Rate
Students Missing
10+ Days
of School
Fruitport Community Schools 2,819 91.43% 29.50%
Holton Public Schools 851 92.59% 23.10%
Mona Shores Public Schools 3,871 89.74% 24.10%
Montague Area Public Schools 1,503 91.57% 25.30%
Muskegon Covenant Academy 237 17.86% 93.60%
Muskegon Heights PSA System 766 72.92% 8.30%
Muskegon Montessori Academy 132 N/A 14.00%
Muskegon Public Schools 3,985 84.02% 33.00%
North Muskegon Public Schools 1,033 95.83% 16.20%
Oakridge Public Schools 2,035 94.44% 26.50%
Orchard View Schools 2,621 90.54% 31.80%
Ravenna Public Schools 1,062 87.21% 23.20%
Reeths-Puffer Schools 3,819 92.52% 18.90%
Three Oaks Public School Academy 398 N/A 44.90%
Timberland Academy 704 N/A 49.90%
Whitehall District Schools 2,167 86.75% 24.00%
Countywide 28,003 89.13%* 26.18%*
Statewide 1,532,335 N/A 27.47%

Source: mischooldata.org
* Without Muskegon Covenant Academy