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Kalamazoo County, MI Public Records

9th Circuit Court - Kalamazoo
227 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 http://www.kalcounty.com/courts/
Hours: 8AM-5PM EST
P: 269-383-8837
F: 269-383-8647
Jurisdiction: Felony, Civil Actions over $25,000, Family, Juvenile
Restricted Records: No suppressed or non-public records released
The Family Division is located at 1400 Gull Road, Kalamazoo, 49408. Phone is 269-385-6000.
8th District Court - North - Kalamazoo
227 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 www.kalcounty.com/courts/district...
Hours: 8AM-4:30PM EST
P: 269-384-8171
F: 269-384-8047
Jurisdiction: Misdemeanor
Restricted Records: No suppressed or non-public records released.
Preliminary felony cases are heard here. This court covers Kalamazoo County. It also picked up the case load from the closed South District Court in Portage (effective 3/1/2013)
8th District Court - Crosstown - Kalamazoo
150 E Crosstown Parkway
Kalamazoo, MI 49001 www.kalcounty.com/courts/district...
Hours: 8AM-4:30PM EST
P: 269-384-8171
F: 269-383-8899
Jurisdiction: Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic
Restricted Records: No suppressed or non-public records released.
This court covers Kalamazoo County. The court provides online access to the current docket and calendar, but not to the historical docket index. See http://districtcalendar.kalcounty.com/.
8th District Court - South (Closed) - Cases assigned to various courts
Jurisdiction: Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,000, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic
This court closed effective March 1, 2013. Civil and Traffic matters are now handled by Crosstown Court. Criminal matters are now handled by the North Court.
Probate Court
1536 Gull Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49048 www.kalcounty.com/courts/probate/...
Hours: 9AM-N, 1-5PM EST
P: 269-383-8666
F: 269-383-8685
Jurisdiction: Probate
The probate Index is online at http://www.kalcounty.com/courts/probate/courtrecords.htm.

Kalamazoo County, MI Vital Records

Contact the Kalamazoo County Office of the County Register of Deeds if you would like to find vital records, such as birth, death, marriage, divorce, and real estate records.

Kalamazoo County
County Register of Deeds
201 W Kalamazoo Ave, #102
County Admin Bldg
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 www.kalcounty.com/clerk/index.htm
8AM-4:30PM EST
Phone: 269-383-8970
Recorded Deeds, Vital Records

Kalamazoo County Vital Certificates

Kalamazoo County Vital Certificates

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Kalamazoo County Population Records

Total Land Area (2000): 561.86 sq mi
Population (2009): 248,407
  • Females: 51.5%
  • White: 84.9%
  • Black/African American: 10.1%
  • Asian: 2.3%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino Origin: 3.6%
  • White, Not Hispanic: 81.8%
Population Change (2000-2009): 9,804
Foreign-Born Population (2000): 4.0%
Language other than English spoken at home (2000): 6.7%
Persons Below Poverty Level (2008): 15.9%
High School Graduates (2000): 88.8%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher (2000): 31.2%
Persons per Household (2000): 2.43
Housing Units (2000): 99,250
Homeownership Rate (2000): 65.7%
Migration Flow to Kalamazoo County, MI from (2007-2008):

Kalamazoo County Records

Total Earnings by Industry, in thou. dol. (2007):
  • Total: $6,606,157
  • Construction: $373,551
  • Retail Trade: $429,957
  • Professional and Technical Services: $341,836
  • Healthcare: $881,583
  • Banking: $392,006
  • Retail Trade: $429,957
  • Accommodations and Food Services: $192,637
  • Manufacturing: $1,609,410
  • Farms: $38,505
  • Government: $942,493
Employed (2000): 120,740
Unemployed (2000): 8,600
Unemployment Rate (2009): 10.0%
Annual Payroll per Employee (2007): $34,526
Local Government Employment (2007): 9,101
Local Government Revenue (2007): $664,562 (thou. dol.)
Local Government Debt (2007): $883,814 (thou. dol.)

Kalamazoo County Birth, Death Records

Births (2007): 3,266
  • Per 1,000 population: 13.3
Deaths (2007): 1,908
  • Per 1,000 population: 7.8
Infant Deaths (2007): 27
  • Per 1,000 population: 8.3

Kalamazoo County Criminal Records

Violent Crimes (2008): 1,153
  • Murder and non-negligent manslaughter: 3
  • Forcible rape: 128
  • Robbery: 316
  • Aggravated Assault: 706
Property Crimes (2008): 9,583
  • Burglary: 2,427
  • Larceny-Theft: 6,666
  • Motor Vehicle Theft: 490

Kalamazoo County Genealogy Records