Battle Creek Information

Battle Creek Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Battle Creek, MI

General Battle Creek Information

State: Michigan

County: Calhoun County

Close cities: East Leroy, MI, Battle Creek, MI, Climax, MI, Bedford, MI, Level Park-Oak Park, MI, Springfield, MI, Ceresco, MI, Augusta, MI

Battle Creek Population (census data)
Total 52,233 (-1.5% since 2000)
Male 25,018 (47.9%)
Female 27,215 (52.1%)

Population Density: 1,220 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.3 (US Avg is 100)

Battle Creek Elevation: 840 feet above sea level

Land Area: 42.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,526

Zip Codes: 49014, 49017, 49018, 49016, and 49015.

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Battle Creek Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (72.6%)
  • Black (17.8%)
  • Hispanic (4.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • Other race (2.1%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
  • Japanese (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.7%)
  • English (11.5%)
  • United States (8.8%)
  • Irish (8.7%)
  • Dutch (4.0%)
  • French (3.3%)
Foriegn Born: 1,815 people (3.5%)
  • Asia (45.2%)
  • Latin America (38.7%)
  • Europe (16.1%)

Local Battle Creek Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons, Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings, Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Michigan State University, Western Michigan University

Battle Creek School Information

High Schools
Battle Creek Central High School (100 W Van Buren Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Harper Creek High School (12677 Beadle Lake Road, Battle Creek, MI, 49014 - Harper Creek Community Schools District)
Lakeview High School (15060 South Helmer Road, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Lakeview School District (Calhoun) District)
Lakeview Junior High School (20 South Woodrow Avenue, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Lakeview School District (Calhoun) District)
Pennfield Senior High School (8587 Q Drive North, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Pennfield School District District)
Middle Schools
Harper Creek Middle School (7454 B Drive North, Battle Creek, MI, 49014 - Harper Creek Community Schools District)
Northwestern Middle School (176 Limit Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Pennfield Dunlap Middle School (8465 Q Drive N, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Pennfield School District District)
W. K. Kellogg Middle School (60 W Van Buren Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Beadle Lake Elementary School (8175 C Drive North, Battle Creek, MI, 49014 - Harper Creek Community Schools District)
Post Elementary School (340 Cliff Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49014 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Riverside Elementary School (650 Riverside Drive, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Lakeview School District (Calhoun) District)
Wattles Park Elementary School (132 South Wattles Road, Battle Creek, MI, 49014 - Harper Creek Community Schools District)
Westlake Elementary School (1184 South 24th Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Lakeview School District (Calhoun) District)
Other/Private Schools
Ann J. Kellogg School (306 Champion Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Arbor Academy (55 Arbor Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Arbor Academy District)
Battle Creek Area Learning Center (711 Riverside, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Battle Creek Area Learning Center District)
Battle Creek Math-Science Center (765 Upton Avenue, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Coburn School (39 Fairhome Avenue, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Doris Klaussen Development Center (408 Jameson Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49014 - Calhoun ISD District)
Dudley School (308 Roosevelt Avenue W, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Franklin School (20 Newark Avenue, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Fremont School (115 E Emmett Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Lamora Park School (65 N Woodlawn Avenue, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Michigan Youth Challenge Academy (5500 Armstrong Building #13, Battle Creek, MI, 49016 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Minges Brook School (435 Lincoln Hills Drive, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Lakeview School District (Calhoun) District)
Operation Grad (56 East Michigan, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Pennfield Central School (8455 Q Drive North, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Pennfield School District District)
Pennfield North School (7422 Poorman Road, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Pennfield School District District)
Pennfield Purdy School (6510 Purdy Drive, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Pennfield School District District)
Prairieview School (1675 Iroquois Avenue, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Lakeview School District (Calhoun) District)
Sonoma School (4640 B Drive South, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Harper Creek Community Schools District)
South Hill Academy (50 Spencer Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Urbandale School (123 N Bedford Road, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Verona School (825 Capital NE, Battle Creek, MI, 49017 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)
Wilson Academy (71 Blanche Street, Battle Creek, MI, 49015 - Battle Creek Public Schools District)

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