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About Dowagiac, MI

The “Grand Old City” of southwestern Michigan, Dowagiac, located in Cass County, was named after the Native American word meaning “foraging ground.” The word was used by Chippewa, Potawatomi and Ottawa Indians, who are considered to be the first settlers of the area. In the mid 1800s, rail lines and stage coaches arrived here and the area was officially named the City of Dowagiac in 1848. That same year, the first school in the area was established. Judd Lumber Company, established in 1859, is currently the oldest lumber company in Michigan.

Some of the best features of Dowagiac include the view of the Great Lakes and the relaxed pace of small-town life. They have a healthy business climate, good schools, and excellent hospitals. The scenery includes thriving parks, wildlife areas, stately homes and exquisite churches. The city is enclosed by lush farmlands and copious orchards. Dowagiac has many cultural attractions, from Beckwith Theatre Company to the Dogwood Fine Arts Festival.

Dowagiac Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 71 homes for sale in Dowagiac, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
92% Single Family and 8% Condo.

92% Single Family
8% Condo

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 71
Average Home Size 1,822 ft² / 169 m²
Price Range ($19,900 - $799,000)

Weather in Dowagiac

The average high temperatures in Dowagiac range from 32 in January to 84 in July

Average home income in Dowagiac

The average household income of a Dowagiac resident is $55,935 with an average home value of $124,274

Population of Dowagiac

Dowagiac has 14,155 residents.

Home ownership in Dowagiac

The average level of home ownership in Dowagiac is 76%.

Education breakdown of Dowagiac

Education levels of residents of Dowagiac include: highschool 36%, associate 9%, bachelor 7%, graduate 5%.

Households in Dowagiac

Dowagiac has 5,551 homes, built on average 51 years ago.

Information from in and around Dowagiac...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 71 homes for sale in Dowagiac. These homes are comprised of Single Family and Condo. The average list price of these property results is 257,099. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Dowagiac please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 71 homes for sale in Dowagiac, MI are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Dowagiac area. Member brokerages representing the 71 homes include Cressy & Everett Real Estate and Jaqua Realtors.