Muskegon dating

It is located at the southwest corner of Muskegon Township, but is administratively autonomous.

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There were 14,569 households out of which 31.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 33.2% were married couples living together, 20.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 41.4% were non-families.

34.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older.

The gender makeup of the city was 52.1% male and 47.9% female.

As of the census there were 40,105 people, 14,569 households, and 8,537 families residing in the city.

The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 3.13. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 110.3 males.

In the city, the population was spread out with 25.8% under the age of 18, 11.6% from 18 to 24, 32.2% from 25 to 44, 18.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median income for a household in the city was ,929, and the median income for a family was ,640.Euro-American settlement of Muskegon began in earnest in 1837, which coincided with the beginning of the exploitation of the area's extensive timber resources.The commencement of the lumber industry in 1837 inaugurated what some regard as the most romantic era in the history of the region.A leading participant in the French-inspired annihilation of the Fox Indians of Illinois in the 1730s, Pendalouan and his people lived in the Muskegon vicinity during the 1730s and 1740s until induced by the French to move their settlement to the Traverse Bay area in 1742.During the lumbering era of the late 1800s, lumber companies sent white pine logs down the Muskegon River from as far away as Houghton Lake in Northern Michigan to sawmills and processing facilities in Muskegon.Lumbering in the mid-nineteenth century brought many settlers, especially ones from Germany, Ireland, and Canada.

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