MI

National Population : 333,590,059
Michigan State Population : 10,348,199

About Pentwater, MI

Pentwater, MI is located in Oceana County in the state of Michigan.

The total City Population for Pentwater is about 848 with about 244 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,246.

The Average Home Value is $217,600.00, which is roughly 35% higher than the Average Home Value of $141,234.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 13% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $57,569.00, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,265.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 0% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Pentwater is about 5%.

Michigan is ranked #29 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.48 out of 100.

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Voting

Oceana County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 44.39% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.23%
Democratic: 35.16%
Libertarian: 1.18%
Other: 0.25%
Green: 0.18%


Nearby Locations

Hart, MI (6.47 mi.)
Mears, MI (9.20 mi.)
Silver Lake, MI (9.20 mi.)
Scottville, MI (10.85 mi.)
Ludington, MI (12.00 mi.)
Custer, MI (12.34 mi.)
Shelby, MI (13.57 mi.)
New Era, MI (16.26 mi.)
Branch, MI (17.37 mi.)
Walkerville, MI (18.49 mi.)
Fountain, MI (19.18 mi.)
Rothbury, MI (19.83 mi.)
Hesperia, MI (19.93 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 49449
Latitude : 43.794344
Longitude : -86.375724
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 595 ft.
Area Code(s) : 231

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.17
Male Population Estimate : 40.42%
Female Population Estimate : 41.99%
Median Age : 55.6
Male Median Age : 54.9
Female Median Age : 56.4

White Population Estimate : 79.05%
Black Population Estimate : 0.49%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.54%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.25%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.48%
Other Population Estimate : 2.25%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Pentwater specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Oceana County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2014)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Oceana County: About 469 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Oceana County is about 25% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 39% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.