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Demographics Analysis

The people of Alpena City, Michigan give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 310

5 to 9 years : 249

10 to 14 years : 402

15 to 17 years : 229

18 and 19 years : 228

20 years : 44

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 220

25 to 29 years : 265

30 to 34 years : 292

35 to 39 years : 186

40 to 44 years : 406

45 to 49 years : 372

50 to 54 years : 317

55 to 59 years : 258

60 and 61 years : 191

62 to 64 years : 137

65 and 66 years : 99

67 to 69 years : 95

70 to 74 years : 205

75 to 79 years : 170

80 to 84 years : 153

85 years and over : 30

Female:

Under 5 years : 327

5 to 9 years : 333

10 to 14 years : 459

15 to 17 years : 166

18 and 19 years : 188

20 years : 45

21 years : 125

22 to 24 years : 97

25 to 29 years : 258

30 to 34 years : 283

35 to 39 years : 285

40 to 44 years : 384

45 to 49 years : 390

50 to 54 years : 371

55 to 59 years : 344

60 and 61 years : 100

62 to 64 years : 175

65 and 66 years : 66

67 to 69 years : 223

70 to 74 years : 241

75 to 79 years : 212

80 to 84 years : 273

85 years and over : 292


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,964

Multiple ancestry : 4,396

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 72

Ancestry not reported : 1,071


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Alpena City, Michigan)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,365

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 66

Not a U.S. citizen : 72


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 637

5 to 17 years : 1,838

18 to 24 years : 955

25 to 34 years : 1,098

35 to 44 years : 1,261

45 to 54 years : 1,450

55 to 59 years : 602

60 and 61 years : 291

62 to 64 years : 312

65 to 74 years : 929

75 years and over : 1,130

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 586

5 to 17 years : 1,520

18 to 24 years : 737

25 to 34 years : 963

35 to 44 years : 1,055

45 to 54 years : 1,303

55 to 59 years : 555

60 and 61 years : 244

62 to 64 years : 242

65 to 74 years : 826

75 years and over : 950

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 294

18 to 24 years : 206

25 to 34 years : 87

35 to 44 years : 206

45 to 54 years : 122

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 70

65 to 74 years : 103

75 years and over : 151

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 24

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 48

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 25

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 29


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,141

Female : 4,840

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 659

Female : 725

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 66

Female : 72


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 8,802

Born in other state in the United States : 1,324

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 83


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,891

Now married, except separated : 3,595

Divorced : 906

Separated : 181

Widowed : 610

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 289

Now married, except separated : 539

Divorced : 155

Separated : 12

Widowed : 117

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 44

Now married, except separated : 74

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 10


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Speak only English : 9,489

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

German:

Speak English "very well" : 125

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 30

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 70

Speak English less than "very well" : 15

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 37

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 18

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Alpena City, Michigan

  • Polish: 2,963   (23.3%)
  • German: 2,789   (21.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 1,588   (12.5%)
  • English: 1,062   (8.3%)
  • Irish: 860   (6.8%)
  • French Canadian: 546   (4.3%)
  • Other Groups: 492   (3.9%)
  • United States Or American: 466   (3.7%)
  • Scottish: 330   (2.6%)
  • Norwegian: 276   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 246   (1.9%)
  • Dutch: 149   (1.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 128   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 128   (1.0%)
  • Arab: 127   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 125   (1.0%)
  • Russian: 87   (0.7%)
  • Hungarian: 48   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 32   (0.3%)
  • Eastern European: 28   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 26   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 25   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 22   (0.2%)
  • Armenian: 22   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 20   (0.2%)
  • European: 16   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 13   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 9   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 8   (0.1%)
  • British: 7   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 6   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 5   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Alpena City, Michigan is 10,503



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Alpena City, Michigan: 4,866
Female Population in Alpena City, Michigan: 5,637


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Alpena City, Michigan: 40.0
Median Female Resident Age in Alpena City, Michigan: 43.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Alpena City, Michigan


White


Both sexes

43.2

Male

39.8

Female

46.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

21.7

Male

21.5

Female

24.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

41.5

Male

46.5

Female

39.5

Asian


Both sexes

34.0

Male

34.5

Female

34.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.5

Male

30.5

Female

30.5

Other


Both sexes

29.0

Male

38.5

Female

4.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.6

Male

16.5

Female

11.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.3

Male

24.5

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.4

Male

39.9

Female

46.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Alpena City, Michigan


  • White: 10,209
  • African American: 40
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 67
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 187



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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Alpena City, Michigan citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Alpena City, Michigan

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 37   (1.08%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 23   (0.67%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 156   (4.54%)
  • 9th Grade: 77   (2.24%)
  • 10th Grade: 64   (1.86%)
  • 11th Grade: 51   (1.49%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 112   (3.26%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,170   (34.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 300   (8.74%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 504   (14.68%)
  • Associate Degree: 299   (8.71%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 358   (10.43%)
  • Master's Degree: 149   (4.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 103   (3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 30   (0.87%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 39   (0.96%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 24   (0.59%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 254   (6.23%)
  • 9th Grade: 56   (1.37%)
  • 10th Grade: 98   (2.4%)
  • 11th Grade: 153   (3.75%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 57   (1.4%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,411   (34.58%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 449   (11%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 663   (16.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 427   (10.47%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 296   (7.25%)
  • Master's Degree: 134   (3.28%)
  • Professional School Degree: 13   (0.32%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.15%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Alpena City, Michigan

  • Alpena Public Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 2373 Gordon Road, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-5040, Students: 4,920 )

  • Bingham Academy


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 555 South Fifth Street, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-2500, Students: 151 )

  • Alpena-montmorency-alcona Esd


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 2118 Us-23 South, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 354-3101, Students: 89 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Alpena City, Michigan

  • Thunder Bay Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 3500 3rd Avenue, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-5400, Students: 797 )

  • Besser Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 375 Wilson Street, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-5100, Students: 452 )

  • Ella M. White School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 201 N. Ripley Boulevard, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-5950, Students: 420 )

  • Hinks School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 7667 Us 23 North, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-5560, Students: 265 )

  • Lincoln Community School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 309 W. Lake Street, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-5900, Students: 232 )

  • Sunset Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1421 Hobbs Drive, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-5840, Students: 222 )

  • Oxbow Aces Academy/alternative And Adult Ed


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 700 Pinecrest, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-5170, Students: 164 )

  • Bingham Academy


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 555 South Fifth Street, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-2500, Students: 151 )

  • Pied Piper Opportunity Center


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 444 Wilson Street, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 356-1414, Students: 65 )

  • Esd Sp Ed Programs In Lea Facilities


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 2118 Us 23 South, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 354-3101, Students: 18 )

  • Ama Great Parents/great Start


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 2118 Us 23 South, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 354-3101, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Alpena City, Michigan

  • Alpena High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3303 S. 3rd Avenue, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 358-5200, Students: 1,656 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Alpena City, Michigan

  • Alpena Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,058; Location: 65 Johnson St, Alpena, MI 49707, Web: http://www.alpenacc.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Alpena City, Michigan

  • All Saints Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 500 N 2nd Avenue, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 354-4911, Students: 92 )

  • Immanuel Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 355 Wilson Street, Alpena, MI 49707, Phone: (989) 354-4805, Students: 77 )

Academic Libraries In Alpena City, Michigan

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Alpena City, Michigan

  • Alpena County Library


    211 North First Avenue, Alpena, MI 49707

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Alpena City, Michigan


  • Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library Special Coll


    211 N. First Avenue, Alpena, MI 49707
    http://www.alpenalibrary.org

  • Forty Mile Point Lighthouse Society Inc


    4244 Us Highway 23 N, Alpena, MI 49707

  • Northeast Michigan Center For Fine Arts Inc


    109 N Second Ave, Alpena, MI 49707

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Alpena City, Michigan affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Alpena City, Michigan.

Area Features of Alpena City, Michigan


Airport


(1) Alpena County Regional Airport   (2) Baarlear Landing Strip   (3) Silver City Airpark  

Bay


(1) El Cajon Bay   (2) Huron Bay   (3) Isaacson Bay   (4) Lincoln Bay   (5) Misery Bay   (6) Morris Bay   (7) Roberts Cove  

Bridge


(1) Orchard Hill Bridge  

Building


(1) Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center Fire And Rescue Services   (2) Alpena County Courthouse   (3) Alpena County Library   (4) Alpena County Sheriff S Office   (5) Alpena Fire Department   (6) Alpena Police Department   (7) Alpena Township Fire Department Station 1   (8) Alpena Township Fire Department Station 2   (9) Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center   (10) Jesse Besser Museum   (11) Maple Ridge Township Fire Department   (12) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Alpena Field Office  

Cape


(1) Bare Point   (2) Breezy Point   (3) Monaghan Point   (4) Potter Point   (5) South Ninemile Point   (6) Stoneycroft Point   (7) Stony Point   (8) Whitefish Point  

Cemetery


(1) Cathro Cemetery Historical   (2) Evergreen Cemetery   (3) Grace Lutheran Cemetery   (4) Hebrew Benevolent Society Cemetery   (5) Holy Cross Cemetery   (6) Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   (7) Pine Grove Cemetery  

Church


(1) Alpena Apostolic Assembly Church   (2) Alpena Baptist Church   (3) Alpena Christian Church   (4) Alpena Community Of Christ Church   (5) Cathro Community Baptist Church   (6) Church Of Christ   (7) Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (8) Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church   (9) First Assembly Of God Church   (10) First Baptist Church   (11) First Church Of God   (12) First Congregational United Church Of Christ   (13) First Presbyterian Church   (14) First United Methodist Church   (15) Free Methodist Church   (16) Grace Lutheran Church   (17) Huron Shores Fellowship Church   (18) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (19) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovah S Witnesses   (20) Lighthouse Baptist Church   (21) Living Hope Church   (22) New Life Christian Fellowship Church   (23) River Of Life Christian Church   (24) Saint Anne Catholic Church   (25) Saint Bernard Catholic Church   (26) Saint John The Baptist Catholic Church   (27) Saint Mary Church   (28) Saint Paul Lutheran Church   (29) Salvation Army Church   (30) Shoreline Wesleyan Church   (31) Thunder Bay Baptist Church   (32) Trinity Episcopal Church   (33) Word Of Life Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Alpena   (2) Township Of Alpena   (3) Township Of Maple Ridge  

Dam


(1) Fourmile Dam   (2) Mcconnell Dam   (3) Norway Point Dam  

Forest


(1) Thunder Bay River State Forest  

Hospital


(1) Alpena Medical Arts Pc Clinic   (2) Alpena Regional Medical Center   (3) Baybrook Medical Center   (4) Internal Medicine Clinic   (5) North Side Medical Clinic   (6) Pheonix Medical Group   (7) Tendercare Alpena Nursing Home   (8) Tendercare Green View Nursing Home  

Island


(1) Cow Island   (2) Crooked Island   (3) Grass Island   (4) Gull Island   (5) Round Island   (6) Sugar Island   (7) Thunder Bay Island  

Lake


(1) Blue Lake   (2) Conway Lake   (3) Devils Lake   (4) Elbow Lake   (5) Fitzgerald Lake   (6) Grass Lake   (7) Middle Lake   (8) Mud Lake   (9) Muskrat Farm Lake   (10) Zim Lake  

Locale


(1) Alpena County Fairgrounds   (2) Alpena Golf Club   (3) Alpena Lighthouse   (4) Alpena Mall   (5) Campers Grove Campground   (6) Cathro Station Historical   (7) Cross Roads Plaza   (8) Giantway Plaza   (9) Gilchrist Wharf   (10) Kerston Station   (11) Male Store   (12) Ripley Square Mall   (13) Thunder Bay Island Light   (14) Thunder Bay Rv Park And Campground   (15) Thunder Bay Shopping Center   (16) Woodland Camp  

Military


(1) Alpena Army Air Field Historical  

Mine


(1) Fussey Quarry  

Park


(1) Alpena City Hall Historical Marker   (2) Alpena County Courthouse Historical Marker   (3) Arthur E Sytek Park   (4) Bay View Park   (5) Blair Park   (6) Daniel Carter Family Historical Marker   (7) Duck Park   (8) First Congregational Church Historical Marker   (9) Mcrae Park   (10) Mich-e-ke-wis Park   (11) Monarch Mill Historical Marker   (12) Russel T Gleason Roadside Park   (13) Saint Bernard Catholic Church Historical Marker   (14) Thomson Park   (15) World S Largest Cement Plant Historical Marker  

Populated Place


(1) Alpena   (2) Alpena Junction   (3) Cathro   (4) Lakeshore Estates Mobile Home Park   (5) Lakewood  

Post Office


(1) Alpena Post Office   (2) Cathro Post Office Historical   (3) East Side Post Office Historical   (4) Orchard Hill Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Fourmile Pond   (2) Lake Besser   (3) Lake Winyah  

School


(1) All Saints Catholic School   (2) Alpena Community College   (3) Alpena Senior High School   (4) Baldwin School   (5) Besser Junior High School   (6) Besser Technical School   (7) Bingham School   (8) Central High School   (9) Gordon School   (10) Hinks School   (11) Immanuel Lutheran School   (12) Lincoln School   (13) Maple Ridge School   (14) Mcphee School   (15) Northeast School Of Wildlife Art   (16) Pied Piper School   (17) Saint Anne School   (18) Saint Bernard School   (19) Saint John School   (20) Seventh Day Adventist Elementary School   (21) Sunset School   (22) Thunder Bay Junior High School   (23) White School  

Stream


(1) Fall Creek   (2) Fletcher Creek   (3) Grass Creek   (4) King Creek   (5) Kingsbury Creek   (6) Long Lake Creek   (7) Lower South Branch Thunder Bay River   (8) Mclary Creek   (9) Mud Creek   (10) North Branch Thunder Bay River   (11) Norwegian Creek   (12) Thunder Bay River  

Tower


(1) Watz-am Alpena  

Trail


(1) Devils Lake Trail   (2) Norway Ridge Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Alpena City, Michigan

49707 (pop. 24,244)


Cities Nearby Alpena City, Michigan

Alpena Township, MI  (pop. 9,501) 1.4 Miles
Maple Ridge Township, MI  (pop. 1,524) 7.4 Miles
Wilson Township, MI  (pop. 2,055) 9.6 Miles
Ossineke Cdp, MI  (pop. 897) 10.2 Miles
Sanborn Township, MI  (pop. 1,768) 10.6 Miles
Long Rapids Township, MI  (pop. 1,066) 13.9 Miles
Krakow Township, MI  (pop. 613) 15.5 Miles
Presque Isle Township, MI  (pop. 1,881) 15.5 Miles
Green Township, MI  (pop. 1,156) 17.1 Miles
Ossineke Township, MI  (pop. 1,890) 17.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Alpena City, Michigan

989



Elevation in Alpena City, Michigan is 682.0 ft. (208.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Alpena City, Michigan

Lat: 45.064803 N        Long: -83.441255 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Alpena City, Michigan need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Michigan

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
  Total Electric Industry 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.93 2.94 0.00 0.00 2.80
  Full-Service Providers 8.73 7.86 5.05 10.17 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.73 7.85 5.03 10.17 0.00 7.12
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 6.22 5.62 4.91 0.00 0.00 5.03
  Full-Service Providers 8.53 7.90 5.10 10.77 0.00 7.12
  Total Electric Industry 8.52 7.90 5.09 10.77 0.00 7.11
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.59 0.00 0.00 0.67
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 6.23 4.80 0.00 0.00 5.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.97
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.73 0.29 0.00 0.00 0.55
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.56 4.41 0.00 0.00 5.09
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.91 5.04 10.43 0.00 7.15
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.79 5.02 10.43 0.00 7.09
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.48 0.00 0.00 0.51
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.18 4.43 0.00 0.00 4.50
  Full-Service Providers 8.35 7.59 4.98 0.00 8.21 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.35 7.55 4.96 0.00 8.21 6.85
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.13 1.80 0.98 0.00 0.00 1.44
  Energy-Only Providers 6.49 5.42 4.24 0.00 0.00 4.91
  Full-Service Providers 8.33 7.66 4.86 0.00 7.89 7.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.33 7.57 4.92 0.00 7.89 6.94
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.22 1.93 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.49
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 5.78 4.37 0.00 0.00 5.19
  Full-Service Providers 8.40 7.87 5.33 0.00 13.07 7.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.40 7.84 5.32 0.00 13.07 7.23
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.69 2.65 1.05 0.00 0.00 1.87
  Energy-Only Providers 5.42 7.00 4.07 0.00 0.00 5.58
  Full-Service Providers 9.77 8.42 6.13 0.00 10.06 8.17
  Total Electric Industry 9.77 8.51 6.05 0.00 10.06 8.14

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Alpena City, Michigan

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 132   (2.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 170   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 201   (4.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 205   (4.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 437   (9.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 478   (10.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 915   (19.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 477   (10.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 342   (7.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 289   (6.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 107   (2.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 77   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 424   (9.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 401   (8.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,412

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 220

In 3-person carpool : 93

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 19

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 31

Bicycle : 28

Walked : 88

Other means : 15

Worked at home : 209


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 489

5 to 9 minutes : 1,578

10 to 14 minutes : 1,089

15 to 19 minutes : 299

20 to 24 minutes : 134

25 to 29 minutes : 19

30 to 34 minutes : 163

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 21

45 to 59 minutes : 48

60 to 89 minutes : 20

90 or more minutes : 39


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alpena City, Michigan)

With Social Security income : 1,702

No Social Security income : 2,909


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alpena City, Michigan)

With retirement income : 1,028

No retirement income : 3,583


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 222

$10,000 to $14,999 : 96

$15,000 to $19,999 : 323

$20,000 to $24,999 : 102

$25,000 to $29,999 : 230

$30,000 to $34,999 : 203

$35,000 to $39,999 : 167

$40,000 to $44,999 : 127

$45,000 to $49,999 : 193

$50,000 to $59,999 : 278

$60,000 to $74,999 : 377

$75,000 to $99,999 : 269

$100,000 to $124,999 : 191

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $199,999 : 52

$200,000 or more : 16


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $43,727


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Alpena City, Michigan

  • WATZ (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Alpena, MI; Owner: Watz Radio, Inc.)
  • WHAK (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Rogers City, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)

FM Radio Stations Near Alpena City, Michigan

  • WHSB (107.7 FM; Lachine, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)
  • WKKM (88.1 FM; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Michigan Community Radio)
  • WKKM (88.5 FM; Lachine, MI; Owner: Michigan Community Radio)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Alpena, MI; Owner: All Saints School)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; Curran, MI; Owner: Northland Community Broadcasters)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Northland Community Broadcasters)
  • WPHN (90.5 FM; Hillman, MI; Owner: Northern Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • WCML-FM (91.7 FM; Hillman, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WKJZ (94.9 FM; Hillman, MI; Owner: Carroll Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WCMB-FM (95.7 FM; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WRGZ (96.7 FM; Rogers City, MI; Owner: Watz Radio, Inc.)
  • WATZ-FM (99.3 FM; Hubbard Lake, MI; Owner: Watz Radio, Inc.)
  • WHAK-FM (99.9 FM; Rogers City, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Alpena City, Michigan

  • WBKB-TV (Channel 11; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Thunder Bay Broadcasting Corporation.)
  • WCML (Channel 6; Hillman, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Alpena City, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 689  (28.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 338  (14.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 409  (16.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 9  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 325  (13.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 842  (34.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 738  (30.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 742  (30.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 16  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 143 Farms In Alpena City, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Alpena City, Michigan

Chemical Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $12.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 158

First Federal Of Northern Michigan - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $438.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

Pnc Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $316.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

Firstmerit Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $24.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 382

Bank Of Alpena - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $69k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Alpena City, Michigan

  • Phelps/Collins


    (about 5.7 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Alpena County Regional


    (about 5.9 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Oscoda-Wurtsmith


    (about 42.4 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Wurtsmith AFB


    (about 42.4 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Iosco County


    (about 52.0 miles in East Tawas, Michigan; Airport Code: ECA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Alpena City, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.72%

Carpooled

7.46%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.58%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.52%

Walked

4.30%

Other Means

0.62%

Worked At Home

3.80%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Alpena City, Michigan, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,957

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 206

Female householder, no husband present : 721

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,574

Householder not living alone : 153


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 109

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 156

All other households : 4,346


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,818

Renter-occupied housing units : 139

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 126

Renter-occupied housing units : 80

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 434

Renter-occupied housing units : 287

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,006

Renter-occupied housing units : 721


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 567

$10,000 to $14,999 : 471

$15,000 to $19,999 : 512

$20,000 to $24,999 : 336

$25,000 to $29,999 : 294

$30,000 to $34,999 : 369

$35,000 to $39,999 : 255

$40,000 to $44,999 : 165

$45,000 to $49,999 : 230

$50,000 to $59,999 : 269

$60,000 to $74,999 : 446

$75,000 to $99,999 : 324

$100,000 to $124,999 : 267

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $199,999 : 52

$200,000 or more : 16


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Total : 4,889


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Occupied : 4,611

Vacant : 278


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 36

Built 2000 to 2004 : 28

Built 1990 to 1999 : 178

Built 1980 to 1989 : 259

Built 1970 to 1979 : 468

Built 1960 to 1969 : 485

Built 1950 to 1959 : 915

Built 1940 to 1949 : 794

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,726


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Utility gas : 4,123

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 43

Electricity : 311

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 62

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 45

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 27


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 37

$30,000 to $34,999 : 66

$35,000 to $39,999 : 66

$40,000 to $49,999 : 116

$50,000 to $59,999 : 233

$60,000 to $69,999 : 328

$70,000 to $79,999 : 385

$80,000 to $89,999 : 398

$90,000 to $99,999 : 344

$100,000 to $124,999 : 485

$125,000 to $149,999 : 419

$150,000 to $174,999 : 140

$175,000 to $199,999 : 133

$200,000 to $249,999 : 93

$250,000 to $299,999 : 42

$300,000 to $399,999 : 21

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 39

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 79

Home equity loan only : 171

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 10

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,630

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,494


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Alpena City, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : $190,900

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $124,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $93,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $125,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $124,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $89,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $85,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $82,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Alpena City, Michigan: 54.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Alpena City, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 14.25%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 32.38%
  • Other institutional facilities : 5.7%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 14.51%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 33.16%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Alpena City, Michigan

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 50 50 $9,432,647
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

50 50 $9,432,647
2000        
  Single Family 39 39 $4,164,140
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

39 39 $4,164,140
2001        
  Single Family 45 45 $5,549,429
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

45 45 $5,549,429
2002        
  Single Family 39 39 $5,491,593
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

39 39 $5,491,593
2003        
  Single Family 34 34 $4,989,895
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

34 34 $4,989,895
2004        
  Single Family 40 40 $5,927,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

40 40 $5,927,000
2005        
  Single Family 47 47 $8,143,074
  Two Family 1 2 $100,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 49 $8,243,074
2006        
  Single Family 35 35 $5,849,584
  Two Family 1 2 $165,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 37 $6,014,584


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Alpena City, MI): $30,353
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alpena City): $71,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alpena City): $353
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Alpena City, Michigan

Utility Gas: 91.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.9%
Electricity: 5.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.5%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Alpena City, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Alpena City, Michigan

District Health Department 4


     Address: 100 Woods Circle, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 9/21/1966

Alpena Gen Hosp Home Care


     Address: 1521 W. Chisholm St, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: Government - Combination Govt & Voluntary
     Certified Date: 11/24/1992

Vitalcare, Inc.


     Address: 761 Lafayette Ave, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/10/1984

St Joseph Home Health & Hospic


     Address: 716 German, Tawas City, Michigan 48764
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 3/2/1984

Unity Home Health Care, Llc


     Address: 575 Court Street Suite C, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/31/2006

Hospitals Close To Alpena City, Michigan

Alpena General Hospital


     Address: 1501 W Chisholm St, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Cheboygan Memorial Hospital


     Address: 748 S Main, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Joseph Health System - Tawas


     Address: 200 Hemlock M-55, Tawas City, Michigan 48763
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

West Branch Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2463 South M-30, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Otsego Memorial Hospital


     Address: 825 N Center Ave, Gaylord, Michigan 49735
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Alpena City, Michigan

Tendercare Alpena


     Address: 301 Long Rapids Rd, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 139
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Tendercare Green View


     Address: 1234 Golf Course Rd, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Lincoln Haven Nursing & Rehab Community


     Address: 950 Barlow Rd, Box 400, Lincoln, Michigan 48742
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Medilodge Of Hillman


     Address: 631 Caring St, Hillman, Michigan 49746
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Tendercare Health Center-rogers City


     Address: 555 N Bradley Hwy, Rogers City, Michigan 49779
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 87%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Alpena City, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 208 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Alpena City, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 3,680
    Disabled Workers: 880
    Widowers Workers: 730
    Spouses Workers: 445
    Children Workers: 525


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Alpena City, Michigan


Charges


Housing & Community Development: $427,000
Parking Facilities: $124,000
Sewerage: $1,643,000
All Other: $1,373,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $1,477,000
Transit Utilities: $85,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $833,000
Transit Utilities: $90,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $1,427,000
Highways: $941,000
Housing & Community Development: $10,000
All Other: $23,000
Transit Utilities: $293,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $708,000


Current Operations


Regular Highways: $2,593,000
Housing & Community Development: $666,000
Parks & Recreation: $828,000
Sewerage: $1,271,000
General - Other: $6,106,000
Water Utilities: $1,059,000
Transit Utilities: $544,000


Construction


Parks & Recreation: $1,055,000
Sewerage: $226,000
General: $54,000
Water Utilities: $210,000


General


Interest On Debt: $280,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $80,000


Tax


Property: $4,730,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $14,000
Other License: $146,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $2,000
Interest Earnings: $346,000
Fines & Forfeits: $34,000
Rents: $78,000
General Revenue, Nec: $188,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $8,853,000


Employee Retirement


Local Employee Contribution: $156,000
From Local Government: $129,000
Interest Revenue: $2,002,000
Benefit Payments: $1,472,000
Withdrawals: $110,000
Total Cash & Deposits: $803,000
Total Federal Securities: $6,076,000
Other Investments - Other: $1,000,000
Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $11,094,000
Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $6,839,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $3,929,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $593,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $7,577,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,166,000


(updated 2006)



Alpena County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.70%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.39%
  • Other 0.91%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Alpena City, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Alpena County, MI

4.16 % of Alpena County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,704

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Alpena County, MI (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Presque Isle County , MI 0.35 % ($25,707 AGI )
  • Montmorency County , MI 0.30 % ($22,657 AGI )
  • Alcona County , MI 0.24 % ($24,964 AGI )

Relocation away from Alpena County, MI

5.25 % of Alpena County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,994

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Alpena County, MI (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Presque Isle County , MI 0.33 % ($41,051 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 0.23 % ($25,852 AGI )
  • Alcona County , MI 0.22 % ($30,308 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Michigan

Low Bracket: $0 (4.35%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (4.35%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Michigan

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Alpena City, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Alpena City, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
07/13/2004, 05:02 pm 0 1 $4M $300K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/10/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $18K --
06/08/2007, 12:25 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/01/2006, 11:02 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/24/2006, 09:45 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/18/2005, 12:25 pm 0 0 $35K --
07/18/2005, 12:24 pm 0 0 $30K --
07/18/2005, 12:08 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/08/2005, 01:45 am 0 0 $1K --
06/05/2005, 03:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Alpena City, Michigan

  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 25 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Alpena City, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Alpena City, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 1 2 1 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 9 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 10 19 10 0 n/a 0
Rape 4 14 13 15 15 6 n/a 9 12 6 7 n/a 17
    per 100,000 35 122 117 137 137 56 n/a 87 116 59 67 n/a 165
Robbery 1 4 1 2 2 4 n/a 1 2 1 1 n/a 1
    per 100,000 9 35 9 18 18 37 n/a 10 19 10 10 n/a 10
Assault 23 23 21 13 34 35 n/a 32 43 14 28 n/a 28
    per 100,000 202 201 189 118 311 325 n/a 308 414 137 267 n/a 272
Burglary 48 70 62 94 55 79 n/a 70 65 52 59 n/a 39
    per 100,000 422 612 558 856 502 734 n/a 673 626 511 563 n/a 379
Larceny Theft 343 341 295 271 281 303 n/a 247 277 312 372 n/a 219
    per 100,000 3,018 2,983 2,657 2,467 2,567 2,815 n/a 2,376 2,669 3,064 3,551 n/a 2,126
Vehicle Theft 16 15 13 10 12 12 n/a 19 6 4 8 n/a 2
    per 100,000 141 131 117 91 110 111 n/a 183 58 39 76 n/a 19
Arson 6 2 1 1 3 4 n/a 4 5 3 3 n/a 2
    per 100,000 53 17 9 9 27 37 n/a 38 48 29 29 n/a 19
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
7 10 9 8 13 11 n/a 11 15 6 9 n/a 12
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
103 107 93 94 88 100 n/a 85 88 93 111 n/a 66
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
55 59 51 51 50 55 n/a 48 52 49 60 n/a 39


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Michigan

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
36,233 38,032 41,145 48,000 43,613 45,717 46,122 39,795 40,692 40,909


(updated 2014)



Jails in Alpena City, Michigan


  • Alpena County Jail


    320 Johnson Street, Alpena, MI 49707
    Confined: 60


(updated 2006)



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