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Flint & Genesee Data

 

Map of Genesee County in context to the state of Michigan, major cities are highlighted

Genesee County is home to 408,615* residents, more than 6,700 businesses employing nearly 173,000 people, and serves as a regional hub for commerce, culture, employment, and education.
Flint is the largest city in Genesee County with an estimated population of 98,310*. The cities of Davison, Fenton and Grand Blanc also anchor the region.

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*U.S. Census 2016 estimate

Flint & Genesee: At-a-Glance

Diversifying the Economy to Create More and Better Jobs

7,463 new private-sector jobs created since December 2011 – 7% growth in new jobs with average annual earnings of $51,780.

(Source: Emsi)

Stimulating Personal Wages in Flint & Genesee

Wage growth in Genesee County increased by 24.8% from 2010-2015 in total, overall wages (from $3.9 billion to $4.8 billion)

(Source: Michigan Bureau of Labor Market Information & Strategic Initiatives)

Improving Flint & Genesee’s Unemployment Rate

In December 2016, the unemployment rate for Genesee County, which includes Flint, was 5.0%. (Not Seasonally Adjusted)

(Source: Michigan Bureau of Labor Market Information & Strategic Initiatives)

Increasing Home Values

Home prices rose by 3.26% in 2016 compared to 2015.

(Source: Multiple Listing Service of the East Central Association of REALTORS®)

Cultivating a Positive Business Climate

$503 million total investment and contract value supported by the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce in 2016.

Flint & Genesee tourism generated over $131 million in economic impact in 2016.

(Source: Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce Annual Report)