Battle Creek, Michigan

Population 52,112

Battle Creek is located in Calhoun County, MI. The population is 52,112, making Battle Creek the largest city in Calhoun County.

There are 37 public schools in Battle Creek with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Battle Creek is high , and there are 500 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Battle Creek is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Battle Creek property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Battle Creek include Springfield, Brownlee Park and Level Park Oak Park.

Battle Creek Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 10%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 21.1%

Crime Rate

40.35% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 218
  • Violent Crimes: 937
  • Robbery: 111
  • Burglary: 759
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

87.90% Higher than national avg.
  • 500 offenders in Battle Creek
  • 95.95 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

427 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 36
  • Registered Polluters: 19
  • Superfunds: 26
  • Tanks & Spills: 346

Unemployment

High 6.1%
  • Michigan unemployment average: 4.0%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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37 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 37 K-12 public schools in Battle Creek, MI and 8 private schools. Homefacts rates Battle Creek's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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  • 10 RICHARDS COURT

    APT 2 BATTLE CREEK MI 49015


  • 181 LUDWIG AVENUE BATTLE CREEK MI 49037


  • 52 ARDMOOR DRIVE BATTLE CREEK MI 49037


  • 30 RIVIERA DR N BATTLE CREEK MI 49037


  • 20181 BEDFORD ROAD NORTH BATTLE CREEK MI 49017


  • 97 DUNNING AVENUE BATTLE CREEK MI 49037


  • 10 CORNWELL STREET BATTLE CREEK MI 49014


  • 43 MIDWAY COURT BATTLE CREEK MI 49014


  • 196 HOWLAND ST BATTLE CREEK MI 49037

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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10 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Battle Creek, MI issued 10 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Battle Creek, MI issued 11 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $609
  • 1 Bedroom: $683
  • 2 Bedrooms: $854
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,114
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,207

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Environmental Hazards

427 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Battle Creek, MI has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Battle Creek, MI is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.82 Average
    Battle Creek, MI is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 23.48°
  • February 25.92°
  • March 38.03°
  • April 48.83°
  • May 60.48°
  • June 69.23°
  • July 73.6°
  • August 70.94°
  • September 63.25°
  • October 50.57°
  • November 40.75°
  • December 29.02°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Battle Creek, MI

Earthquakes
Battle Creek, MI has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Battle Creek, MI has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Battle Creek, MI has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Battle Creek, MI has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Battle Creek, MI: $38,216

Unemployment

Unemployment in Battle Creek is 6.1%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.0% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 50.77%
White Collar - 49.23%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Snyder
  • Sen. Gary Peters
  • Sen. Debbie Stabenow

City Representatives

  • Justin Amash

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