Muskegon County By The Numbers

Population: 170,182

Number of Households: 63,860

By the Numbers
Measure Muskegon County Statewide Source
Median Household Income $42,588 $49,755 2014 Kids Count Data
Unemployment Rate 5.6% 5.4% 2015 Annual MDTMB
Children Living in Poverty
(Younger than 5 Years Old)
31.8% 24.0% 2013 Census Bureau
Teen Births 10.7% 7.0% 2014 Kids Count Data
Degree Attainment Rate
(Associate and Higher)
29% 38.4% 2013 Census Bureau
Court Involved Youth 473 N/A 2015 Muskegon County Prosecutor's Office
Students Receiving Special Education Services 3,681 205,456 2015-16 mischooldata.org

 

Free & Reduced Meal Eligibility - Fall 2015
District/School Students Eligible % Eligible
Fruitport Community Schools 1,340 48.94%
Holton Public Schools 609 69.84%
Mona Shores Public Schools 1,627 42.75%
Montague Area Public Schools 717 48.91%
Muskegon Covenant Academy 166 99.40%
Muskegon Heights PSA System 687 86.31%
Muskegon Montessori 92 87.03%
Muskegon Public Schools 3,381 84.09%
North Muskegon Public Schools 277 26.61%
Oakridge Public Schools 1,327 65.08%
Orchard View Schools 1,817 74.19%
Ravenna Public Schools 535 49.68%
Reeths-Puffer Schools 1,860 49.55%
Three Oaks Academy 403 99.02%
Timberland Academy 698 96.54%
Whitehall District Schools 951 46.37%
Total/Countywide Average 16.487 67.14%

Source: Center for Educational Performance and Information Fall 2015

School Statistics

School Statistics 2015-16
District/School Number of
Students Enrolled
High School 4-Year
2015 Graduation Rate
Students Missing
10+ Days of School
Fruitport Community Schools 2,865 92.27% 32.20%
Holton Public Schools 877 93.10% 25.90%
Mona Shores Public Schools 3,829 92.93% 28.10%
Montague Area Public Schools 1,481 91.58% 29.89%
Muskegon Covenant Academy 167 43.59% 88.80%
Muskegon Heights PSA System 810 69.23% 10.50%
Muskegon Public Schools 4,206 81.95% 36.40%
North Muskegon Public Schools 1,041 93.75% 19.30%
Oakridge Public Schools 2,051 87.96% 30.60%
Orchard View Schools 2,576 83.45% 35.40%
Ravenna Public Schools 1,092 92.86% 26.60%
Reeths-Puffer Schools 3,791 84.84% 21.80%
Three Oaks Public School Academy 407 N/A 49.10%
Timberland Academy 723 N/A 49.90%
Whitehall District Schools 2,218 93.49% 27.40%
Countywide 27,905 87.35% 29.40%
Statewide 1,550,802 79.79% 27.80%

Source: mischooldata.org