Muskegon County , Michigan

Muskegon County: County in Michigan, United States

Muskegon County locator map
Location of Muskegon County on Michigan map.

About

Muskegon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 172,188 and a population density of 46 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 173,566 inhabitants. Its county seat is Muskegon. The county was created 162 years ago in 1858.

Geography

Muskegon County is located at 43°13'9"N 86°12'45"W (43.2191900, -86.2124600). It has 6 neighbors: Kent County, Newaygo County, Oceana County, Ottawa County, Milwaukee County and Ozaukee County.

Muskegon County Courthouse  1885 image
Muskegon County Courthouse 1885

The largest city of Muskegon County is Muskegon with a population of 36,565. Other cities include, Norton Shores population 24,664, Muskegon Heights population 10,736, Wolf Lake population 4,104 and Roosevelt Park population 3,796. See all Muskegon County cities & populated places.

Muskegon County Courthouse  1885 image

Muskegon County map

Muskegon County Quick Facts

Population : 173,566 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
Different from : Muskingum County
Twitter username : muskegoncounty
Area : 3780 km2
Water as percent of area : 66%
Land as percent of area : 34%
Named for : Muskegon River
Altitude : 663 feet / 202 meters
Capital : Muskegon
Establishment : January 01, 1859
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 17:11:45 (4th August 2021)
Density : 46 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 0.79% (2010-2019)

Muskegon County has 6 neighbours.

  • Muskegon

Demographics

The population of Muskegon County increased by 0.79% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 172,188 - census
2011 170,026 -1.27% estimation process
2012 170,159 0.08% estimation process
2013 172,273 1.23% estimation process
2014 172,254 -0.01% estimation process
2015 172,447 0.11% estimation process
2016 173,227 0.45% estimation process
2017 173,645 0.24% estimation process
2018 173,599 -0.03% estimation process
2019 173,566 -0.02% estimation process

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People born in Muskegon County (2)

People born in Muskegon County, including football and baseball player Jack Weisenburger, Michigan politician Nicholas J. Whelan, you can see a list of people who born in Muskegon County.

Muskegon County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Muskegon County.

City Name Population Title
Muskegon 36,565 City in Michigan, United States
Norton Shores 24,664 City in Muskegon County, Michigan, United States of America
Muskegon Heights 10,736 City in Muskegon County in the U.
Dalton 9,377 Township in Muskegon County, Michigan
Wolf Lake 4,104 City in Becker County, Minnesota, United States of America
Roosevelt Park 3,796 City in Muskegon County, Michigan, United States of America
North Muskegon 3,793 City in Muskegon County, Michigan, United States of America
Holton 2,614 Township of Michigan
Sullivan 2,574 Township in Muskegon County, Michigan
Whitehall 1,760 Human settlement in Muskegon County, Michigan, United States of America
Twin Lake 1,720 Census-designated place in Muskegon County, Michigan
Moorland 1,694 Township in Muskegon County, Michigan
Montague 1,631 Human settlement in Muskegon County, Michigan, United States of America
Lakewood Club 1,292 City in Muskegon County, Michigan, United States of America
Ravenna 1,274 Human settlement in Muskegon County, Michigan, United States of America
Fruitport 1,149 City in Muskegon County, Michigan, United States of America

Michigan Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Michigan 9,986,857 State of the United States of America
Wayne County 1,749,343 County in Michigan, United States
Oakland County 1,257,584 County in Michigan, United States
Macomb County 873,972 County in Michigan, United States
Detroit 670,031 Most populous city in Michigan, United States; county seat of Wayne County
Kent County 656,955 County in Michigan, United States
Genesee County 405,813 County in Michigan, United States
Washtenaw County 367,601 County in Michigan, United States
Ingham County 292,406 County in Michigan, United States
Ottawa County 291,830 County in Michigan, United States
Kalamazoo County 265,066 County in Michigan, United States
Grand Rapids 201,013 City in and county seat of Kent County, Michigan, United States
Livingston County 191,995 County in Michigan, United States
Saginaw County 190,539 County in Michigan, United States
Saint Clair County 159,128 County in Alabama, United States
Jackson County 158,510 County in Michigan, United States

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