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About Muskegon, MI

The Muskegon area was originally inhabited by tribes of Ottawa and Pottawatomi Indians. The earliest known white residents of the county were French Canadian fur trappers who had established trading posts as early as 1748. Settlement of Muskegon began in earnest in 1837 with the exploitation of the area's extensive timber resources.

The City of Muskegon has always been linked to the fresh river and Lake Michigan waters that fostered growth and provided its quality of life. The City of Chicago rebuilt itself with Muskegon timber, shipped via Lake Michigan after the great fire of 1871. During the height of the lumbering era, Muskegon had more millionaires than any other town in America. Today the region is a global leader in advanced manufacturing, specializing in metals, plastics, and alternative energy. Manufacturers serve the aerospace, automotive, office furniture, and defense industries amoung others.

Muskegon has a lot to offer: beautiful beaches, scenic forests, bountiful fishing, outdoor life and culture are here to be enjoyed. Several business and community initiatives have continued to promote growth in the area. The Muskegon Public School system continuously strives for improvement.

There is plenty to do in Muskegon. It is home to West Michigan’s Cherry County Playhouse, hosting professional performances. A newly renovated sports arena supports the professional hockey team, as part of the revitalized downtown area. Heritage Landing is a summer fun hot spot City planner have turned a former industrial scrap yard into a hub of community activity. For ten days and nights it provides a scenic lakeshore playground for the annual Summer Celebration bringing in national music acts of all backgrounds.

Muskegon Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 126 homes for sale in Muskegon, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
62% Land/lot, 37% Single Family and 1% Multi Family.

62% Land/lot
37% Single Family
1% Multi Family

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 126
Average Home Size 1,740 ft² / 162 m²
Price Range ($4,000 - $1,495,000)

Weather in Muskegon

The average high temperatures in Muskegon range from 31 in January to 80 in July

Average home income in Muskegon

The average household income of a Muskegon resident is $52,975 with an average home value of $110,027

Population of Muskegon

Muskegon has 127,695 residents.

Home ownership in Muskegon

The average level of home ownership in Muskegon is 69%.

Education breakdown of Muskegon

Education levels of residents of Muskegon include: highschool 36%, associate 11%, bachelor 11%, graduate 5%.

Households in Muskegon

Muskegon has 48,767 homes, built on average 52 years ago.

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You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 126 homes for sale in Muskegon. These homes are comprised of Land/lot, Single Family and Multi Family. The average list price of these property results is 111,936. Prices are listed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Muskegon please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 126 homes for sale in Muskegon, MI are represented by 1 member brokerages serving the Muskegon area. Member brokerages representing the 126 homes include Greenridge Realty, Inc..