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Although some discrepancy exists regarding the origin of “Kalamazoo,” a colorful name that often appears in poems and children’s stories. It is almost certainly Native American, and few city names are as memorable. Despite its exotic name, Kalamazoo is a rather plain industrial and commercial center with a bit of a college-town flair thanks to Western Michigan University and Kalamazoo College. Diverse industry and the university give Kalamazoo some employment stability.


Mid-sized city - Southwestern Michigan, midway between Detroit and Chicago along I-94 See Local Real Estate
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City: No City
Zip Codes: Kalamazoo (zip 49009)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 803 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Kalamazoo

    The unemployment rate in Kalamazoo (zip 49009) is 3.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Kalamazoo (zip 49009) jobs have Increased by 2.58 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Kalamazoo (zip 49009)'s cost of living is 2.40% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Kalamazoo (zip 49009)'s Cost of Living
    Kalamazoo (zip 49009)'s population is 43,972 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 69.96 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 32 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Kalamazoo (zip 49009) is $195,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.77%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Kalamazoo (zip 49009) public schools spend $12,573 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.2 students per teacher in Kalamazoo (zip 49009). Learn more...

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