Kentwood, Michigan 

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Economy in Kentwood, Michigan

Kentwood has an unemployment rate of 2.9%. The US average is 3.9%.

Kentwood has seen the job market increase by 2.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.5%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Kentwood
- The Sales Tax Rate for Kentwood is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Kentwood is 4.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
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Income and Salaries for Kentwood
- The average income of a Kentwood resident is $25,256 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Kentwood resident is $49,201 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYKentwood, MichiganUnited States
  2.9%3.9%
  2.0%1.6%
  37.5%33.5%
  6.0%7.3%
  4.3%4.6%
  $26,126$31,177
  $50,689$57,652
  $62,423$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  2.9%6.2%
  23.7%10.4%
  3.0%2.7%
  11.7%11.6%
  4.0%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  1.6%2.1%
  5.2%4.7%
  1.1%1.9%
  4.8%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  3.6%4.3%
  6.3%9.3%
  14.7%13.8%
  1.3%2.2%
  7.4%7.4%
  4.6%4.9%
  2.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Kentwood    4 Reviews
    Job Search - 3/25/2009
    Love the city, hate the climate. Tough to find a job... Read More

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    in search of warmer weather - 12/31/2008
    cold, freezing winters. however, if you like 4 seasons this is the place to... Read More

    Close enough to GR... - 12/23/2008
    My husband and I moved to Kentwood after living in West Michigan for 7yrs. through our college years. While we found the cities closer to the coast more conservative... Read More


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    49508 49512

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