Muskegon County By The Numbers

Population: 173,408

Number of Households: 63,215

By the Numbers
Measure Muskegon County Statewide Source
Median Household Income $44,473 $52,436 2018 KIDS COUNT www.mlpp.org
Based on 2016 data
Unemployment Rate 5.2% 4.9% 2016 Annual MDTMB
Children Living in Poverty
(Younger than 5-Years Old)
36.4% 28% 2018 KIDS COUNT www.mlpp.org
Based on 2016 data
Births to Teens (2016) 158 5,835 2018 MDHHS
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 3,479 198,536 2017-18 mischooldata.org

 

Free & Reduced Meal Eligibility - Fall 2017
District/School Students Eligible % Eligible
Fruitport Community Schools 1,509 54.71%
Holton Public Schools 593 68.63%
Mona Shores Public Schools 1,728 44.59%
Montague Area Public Schools 779 50.19%
Muskegon Covenant Academy* 249 100%
Muskegon Heights PSA System* 694 93.28%
Muskegon Montessori* 107 75.89%
Muskegon Public Schools 3,376 89.60%
North Muskegon Public Schools 287 27.44%
Oakridge Public Schools 1,304 65.75%
Orchard View Schools 1,985 73.84%
Ravenna Public Schools 502 47.49%
Reeths-Puffer Schools 1,927 51.21%
Three Oaks Academy* 354 99.44%
Timberland Academy* 690 95.30%
Whitehall District Schools 1,008 47.15%
Total/Countywide Average 17,092 61.57%
Statewide Average 771,239 50.74

* Charter School

Source: MI School Data
Economically Disadvantaged 2017


School Statistics

Since 2013-14, countywide enrollment has dropped by 1,169 students.
District/School 2017-18
Number of
Students
Enrolled
2016-17
High School
4-Year 2017
Graduation Rate
2017-18
Students Missing
10+ Days
of School
Fruitport Community Schools 2,758 92.71% 11.20%
Holton Public Schools 864 92.73% 9.70%
Mona Shores Public Schools 3,875 89.75% 13.00%
Montague Area Public Schools 1,552 95.65% 14.60%
Muskegon Covenant Academy 249 4.69% 91.10%
Muskegon Heights PSA System 744 69.39% 24.70%
Muskegon Montessori Academy 141 N/A 15.30%
Muskegon Public Schools 3,768 88.96% 25.50%
North Muskegon Public Schools 1,046 94.87% 5.50%
Oakridge Public Schools 1,983 97.25% 14.50%
Orchard View Schools 2,691 87.79% 31.30%
Ravenna Public Schools 1,057 89.74% 11.20%
Reeths-Puffer Schools 3,763 91.13% 10.30%
Three Oaks Public School Academy 356 N/A 35.00%
Timberland Academy 724 N/A 37.40%
Whitehall District Schools 2,138 93.15% 13.70%
Countywide 27,548 90.95%* 17.50%*

Source: mischooldata.org
* Without Muskegon Covenant Academy