Benton Harbor is a city in Berrien County in the U.S. state of Michigan which is located west of Kalamazoo. The population was 10,038 at the 2010 census.
Whirlpool Corporation has its corporate headquarters in nearby Benton Charter Township.
The city is served by the Benton Harbor Area Schools within the Berrien Regional Education Service Agency.
The public school district serves the city of Benton Harbor and surrounding areas. For years a popular student gathering place was the Tiger Den restaurant across the street from the high school, before it closed. The school district has one high school, seven elementary schools, and two middle schools. In 2007, the district hired a new superintendent. Carole Schmidt replaced Dr. Paula Dawning. The hiring of Schmidt was notable because she left her job as superintendent of the St. Joseph Public School District. Schmidt is the first white superintendent of the Benton Harbor School District in decades.
Benton Harbor is cohost of the annual Blossomtime Festival with St. Joseph.
The median household income was $17,471, and the median family income was $19,250.
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