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Races in Benton Harbor, Michigan (MI) Detailed Stats: Ancestries, Foreign born residents, place of birth

 

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2009 2000

Races in Benton Harbor, MI (2009)

  • Black alone - 9,210 (85.5%)
  • White alone - 1,066 (9.9%)
  • Two or more races - 316 (2.9%)
  • Hispanic - 102 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 76 (0.7%)

Races in Benton Harbor, MI (2000)

  • Black alone - 10,303 (92.1%)
  • White alone - 600 (5.4%)
  • Two or more races - 170 (1.5%)
  • Hispanic - 65 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 17 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 15 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 8 (0.07%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 4 (0.04%)

2009 2000

Races in Michigan (2009)

  • White alone - 7,703,149 (77.3%)
  • Black alone - 1,372,264 (13.8%)
  • Hispanic - 422,831 (4.2%)
  • Asian alone - 240,892 (2.4%)
  • Two or more races - 170,298 (1.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 44,837 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 13,287 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2,169 (0.02%)

Races in Michigan (2000)

  • White alone - 7,806,691 (78.6%)
  • Black alone - 1,402,047 (14.1%)
  • Hispanic - 323,877 (3.3%)
  • Asian alone - 175,311 (1.8%)
  • Two or more races - 163,487 (1.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 53,421 (0.5%)
  • Other race alone - 11,465 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2,145 (0.02%)


English speakers - Total:

97.6% of residents of Benton Harbor speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 30% speak English less than very well).
1.0% of residents speak other language at home (45% speak English very well, 55% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Born in the United States:

98.3% of residents of Benton Harbor speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).


English speakers - Native, born elsewhere:

0.0% of residents of Benton Harbor speak English at home.
100.0% of residents speak other language at home (48% speak English very well, 52% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Foreign born:

0.0% of residents of Benton Harbor speak English at home.
54.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English less than very well).
45.9% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English less than very well).


White (Caucasian) - Speak another language
Native:

4.4% (47)
Foreign born:

100.0% (33)

Asian - Speak another language
Native:

100.0% (48)
Foreign born:

100.0% (28)

Hispanic or Latino - Speak another language
Native:

74.6% (44)
Foreign born:

100.0% (33)

32 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.3%
Michigan:  5.3%

Median age by place of birth - Benton Harbor

Place of birth - Benton Harbor
White / Caucasian

Place of birth - Benton Harbor
Black or African American

Place of birth - Benton Harbor
Asian

Place of birth - Benton Harbor
Two or more races

Place of birth - Benton Harbor
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino

Place of birth - Benton Harbor
Hispanic or Latino

Place of birth by age - Benton Harbor

Marital status for White population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 37.9%
  • Now married: 39.6%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 10.4%
Females:
  • Never married: 39.4%
  • Now married: 24.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 16.7%
  • Divorced: 19.3%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

20.0% (15)
Unmarried:

80.0% (60)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

32.3% (109)
Unmarried:

67.7% (228)
Marital status for Black or African American population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 52.6%
  • Now married: 27.3%
  • Separated: 6.2%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 9.8%
Females:
  • Never married: 55.6%
  • Now married: 18.5%
  • Separated: 7.5%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

5.7% (12)
Unmarried:

94.3% (199)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

21.3% (522)
Unmarried:

78.7% (1,929)
Marital status for Asian population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 63.9%
  • Now married: 36.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (15)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Marital status for Two or more races population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 38.6%
  • Now married: 0.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 61.4%
Females:
  • Never married: 49.5%
  • Now married: 14.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 36.6%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

0.0% (0)
Unmarried:

100.0% (9)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

14.5% (10)
Unmarried:

85.5% (59)
Marital status for White alone, not Hispanic / Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 35.8%
  • Now married: 40.3%
  • Separated: 5.8%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 11.1%
Females:
  • Never married: 40.2%
  • Now married: 23.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 17.1%
  • Divorced: 19.7%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

20.0% (15)
Unmarried:

80.0% (60)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

29.8% (97)
Unmarried:

70.2% (228)
Marital status for Hispanic or Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 72.0%
  • Now married: 28.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (12)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)

Ancestries in Benton Harbor
(Other ancestries excluded from the graph)

  • Other - 8,599 (76.9%)
  • Subsaharan African - 483 (4.3%)
  • United States - 212 (1.9%)
  • German - 190 (1.7%)
  • Irish - 103 (0.9%)
  • Italian - 103 (0.9%)
  • Polish - 62 (0.6%)
  • English - 45 (0.4%)
  • West Indian - 32 (0.3%)
  • French - 24 (0.2%)
  • Dutch - 21 (0.2%)
  • Greek - 18 (0.2%)
  • Scotch-Irish - 17 (0.2%)
  • Scottish - 17 (0.2%)
  • Russian - 16 (0.1%)
  • French Canadian - 14 (0.1%)
  • Arab - 8 (0.07%)

Geographical mobility - Same house 1 year ago (%)

  • White: 747 (66.2%)
  • Black or African American: 6,919 (76.8%)
  • Asian: 76 (100.0%)
  • Other race: 12 (100.0%)
  • Two or more races: 266 (85.8%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 670 (63.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 92 (100.0%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same county (%)

  • White: 381 (33.8%)
  • Black or African American: 1,997 (22.2%)
  • Two or more races: 35 (11.3%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 381 (36.3%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same state (%)

  • Black or African American: 41 (0.5%)
  • Two or more races: 9 (2.9%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from different state (%)

  • Black or African American: 55 (0.6%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from abroad (%)

    Children Nativity - Benton Harbor, MI
    Under 6 years 6 to 17 years

    Living with two parents:

    130 Native

    Living with one parent:

    1,017 Native

    Living with two parents:

    Both parents native
    ( • Native: 285 • Foreign born: 0 )

    Both parents foreign born
    ( • Native: 69 • Foreign born: 14 )

    Living with one parent:

    1,672 Native

    Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Regions

    • Asia: 28
    • South Central Asia: 28

    Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White (Caucasian):
    Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
    30 to 59 years :

    100.0% (15)
    60 years and over:

    0.0% (0)
    Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
    30 to 59 years:

    100.0% (12)
    60 years and over:

    0.0% (0)
    Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Black or African American:
    Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
    30 to 59 years :

    91.5% (268)
    60 years and over:

    8.5% (25)
    Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
    30 to 59 years:

    86.6% (226)
    60 years and over:

    13.4% (35)
    Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White alone, not Hispanic / Latino:
    Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
    30 to 59 years :

    100.0% (8)
    60 years and over:

    0.0% (0)
    Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Hispanic or Latino:
    Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
    30 to 59 years :

    100.0% (7)
    60 years and over:

    0.0% (0)
    Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
    30 to 59 years:

    100.0% (12)
    60 years and over:

    0.0% (0)

    Zip codes: 49022, 49085.


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