dowagiac Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 144 5.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,379 48.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 993 34.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 235 8.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 95 3.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,453 86.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 270 9.5 % 9.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,866 - -
19 years old and under 1,979 33.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,992 34.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,212 20.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 683 11.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,183 97.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 143 2.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 16 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 749 38.8 % 33.5 %
Married 801 41.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 5 0.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 375 19.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,533 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,187 86.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 346 13.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,725 68.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 18 0.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 160 6.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 145 5.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 205 8.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 121 4.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 150 5.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 9 0.4 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 59 2.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 208 8.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 379 15.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 228 9.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 776 30.6 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 771 30.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 310 12.2 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,806 71.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 31 1.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 6 0.2 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 8 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 26 1.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 3,657 69.5 % 75.5 %
African-American 795 15.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 214 4.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 9 0.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 574 10.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 28,142 55,775
Median Family Income 32,875 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 14,592 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 29.03 %
  • Temperature 32.33 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.79 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 39.22
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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