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Demographics Analysis

The people of Alpena Township, 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 Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 199

5 to 9 years : 276

10 to 14 years : 309

15 to 17 years : 200

18 and 19 years : 70

20 years : 96

21 years : 99

22 to 24 years : 90

25 to 29 years : 281

30 to 34 years : 203

35 to 39 years : 220

40 to 44 years : 437

45 to 49 years : 337

50 to 54 years : 523

55 to 59 years : 291

60 and 61 years : 110

62 to 64 years : 265

65 and 66 years : 58

67 to 69 years : 139

70 to 74 years : 229

75 to 79 years : 169

80 to 84 years : 101

85 years and over : 44

Female:

Under 5 years : 182

5 to 9 years : 123

10 to 14 years : 217

15 to 17 years : 244

18 and 19 years : 75

20 years : 33

21 years : 42

22 to 24 years : 174

25 to 29 years : 206

30 to 34 years : 154

35 to 39 years : 286

40 to 44 years : 315

45 to 49 years : 486

50 to 54 years : 392

55 to 59 years : 298

60 and 61 years : 199

62 to 64 years : 207

65 and 66 years : 124

67 to 69 years : 203

70 to 74 years : 260

75 to 79 years : 250

80 to 84 years : 155

85 years and over : 130


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,436

Multiple ancestry : 3,982

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 37

Ancestry not reported : 1,046


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 9,320

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 48

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 126

Not a U.S. citizen : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 381

5 to 17 years : 1,369

18 to 24 years : 679

25 to 34 years : 844

35 to 44 years : 1,258

45 to 54 years : 1,738

55 to 59 years : 589

60 and 61 years : 309

62 to 64 years : 472

65 to 74 years : 1,013

75 years and over : 849

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 381

5 to 17 years : 1,096

18 to 24 years : 617

25 to 34 years : 763

35 to 44 years : 1,009

45 to 54 years : 1,526

55 to 59 years : 455

60 and 61 years : 289

62 to 64 years : 371

65 to 74 years : 943

75 years and over : 747

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 220

18 to 24 years : 53

25 to 34 years : 74

35 to 44 years : 234

45 to 54 years : 196

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 81

65 to 74 years : 59

75 years and over : 94

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 41

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 7

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 : 12

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 15

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 42

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 11

75 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,169

Female : 4,028

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 485

Female : 638

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 29

Female : 19

Foreign born:

Male : 63

Female : 70


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 8,012

Born in other state in the United States : 1,094

Native: born outside the United States : 48

Foreign born : 86


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,526

Now married, except separated : 4,189

Divorced : 763

Separated : 76

Widowed : 534

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 191

Now married, except separated : 511

Divorced : 100

Separated : 23

Widowed : 107

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 35

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 21

Now married, except separated : 70

Divorced : 34

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 8,816

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 65

Speak English less than "very well" : 60

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 25

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 60

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 18

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Alpena Township, Michigan

  • German: 3,040   (26.0%)
  • Polish: 2,546   (21.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 1,184   (10.1%)
  • English: 858   (7.3%)
  • Irish: 791   (6.8%)
  • French Canadian: 538   (4.6%)
  • United States Or American: 526   (4.5%)
  • Other Groups: 467   (4.0%)
  • Norwegian: 275   (2.3%)
  • Scottish: 269   (2.3%)
  • Dutch: 206   (1.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 159   (1.4%)
  • Italian: 119   (1.0%)
  • Hungarian: 93   (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 78   (0.7%)
  • Finnish: 72   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 67   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 57   (0.5%)
  • Swiss: 55   (0.5%)
  • Latvian: 53   (0.5%)
  • Ukrainian: 32   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 31   (0.3%)
  • European: 31   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 30   (0.3%)
  • Armenian: 24   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 17   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 16   (0.1%)
  • British: 14   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 10   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 7   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Alpena Township, Michigan is 9,501



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Alpena Township, Michigan: 4,746
Female Population in Alpena Township, Michigan: 4,755


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Alpena Township, Michigan: 44.1
Median Female Resident Age in Alpena Township, Michigan: 48.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Alpena Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

48.8

Male

48.1

Female

49.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

34.5

Male

35.0

Female

27.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.5

Male

31.5

Female

23.5

Asian


Both sexes

31.0

Male

24.5

Female

39.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.8

Male

30.5

Female

58.5

Other


Both sexes

27.5

Male

21.5

Female

35.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.0

Male

13.5

Female

18.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.5

Male

25.3

Female

34.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.9

Male

48.2

Female

49.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Alpena Township, Michigan


  • White: 9,240
  • African American: 92
  • American Indian: 45
  • Asian: 38
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 7
  • Two or More Races: 79



(updated 2013)



The population density in Alpena Township, Michigan is 87 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Alpena Township, Michigan

Alpena Township: 138
         Asia: 33.3%
         Europe: 36.2%
         Latin America: 0.0%

Michigan: 523,589
         Asia: 40.0%
         Europe: 30.0%
         Latin America: 16.9%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Alpena Township, Michigan due to commuting is -0 (-0.0%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Alpena Township, Michigan

Male:

 

Never Married

11.70%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

29.70%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.75%

Other

0.12%

Widowed

1.52%

Divorced

4.39%

Female:

 

Never Married

10.03%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

29.36%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.29%

Other

0.76%

Widowed

6.80%

Divorced

4.58%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Alpena Township, Michigan

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

0.0%

Inside Urban Clusters

42.05%

Rural:

 

Farm

0.43%

Nonfarm

57.52%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (0.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 1   (0.03%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 39   (1.16%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 144   (4.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 108   (3.21%)
  • 10th Grade: 33   (0.98%)
  • 11th Grade: 55   (1.64%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 57   (1.69%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,140   (33.9%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 364   (10.82%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 646   (19.21%)
  • Associate Degree: 255   (7.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 244   (7.26%)
  • Master's Degree: 178   (5.29%)
  • Professional School Degree: 68   (2.02%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 16   (0.48%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 23   (0.63%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (0.38%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 201   (5.5%)
  • 9th Grade: 31   (0.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 89   (2.44%)
  • 11th Grade: 127   (3.48%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 93   (2.55%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,257   (34.41%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 289   (7.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 550   (15.06%)
  • Associate Degree: 432   (11.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 359   (9.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 121   (3.31%)
  • Professional School Degree: 54   (1.48%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Alpena Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 80 (1.7%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 83 (1.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 255 (5.4%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 281 (6.0%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 314 (6.7%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 216 (4.6%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 36 (0.8%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 3,417 (73.0%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 46 (0.9%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 78 (1.6%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 210 (4.3%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 234 (4.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 286 (5.8%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 292 (6.0%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 22 (0.4%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 3,726 (76.1%)

(updated 2010)



Largest School Agency's In Alpena Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, Michigan

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Alpena Township, Michigan

  • Alpena County Library


    211 North First Avenue, Alpena, MI 49707

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Alpena Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, Michigan.

Area Features of Alpena Township, 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 Township, Michigan

49707 (pop. 24,244)


Cities Nearby Alpena Township, Michigan

Alpena City, MI  (pop. 10,503) 1.4 Miles
Maple Ridge Township, MI  (pop. 1,524) 6.8 Miles
Wilson Township, MI  (pop. 2,055) 10.3 Miles
Ossineke Cdp, MI  (pop. 897) 11.6 Miles
Sanborn Township, MI  (pop. 1,768) 12.0 Miles
Long Rapids Township, MI  (pop. 1,066) 13.6 Miles
Presque Isle Township, MI  (pop. 1,881) 14.1 Miles
Krakow Township, MI  (pop. 613) 14.2 Miles
Posen Township, MI  (pop. 849) 16.7 Miles
Green Township, MI  (pop. 1,156) 17.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Alpena Township, Michigan

989



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



Land Area in Alpena Township, Michigan: 104.5 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Alpena Township, Michigan: 36.8 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Alpena Township, Michigan

Lat: 45.084794 N        Long: -83.439673 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Alpena Township, 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 Township, Michigan

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 215   (5.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 146   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 186   (4.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 269   (6.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 377   (8.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 546   (12.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 676   (15.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 463   (10.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 246   (5.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 304   (7.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 89   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 52   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 436   (10.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 331   (7.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,517

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 337

In 3-person carpool : 80

In 4-person carpool : 28

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 22

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 28

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 12

Bicycle : 7

Walked : 51

Other means : 27

Worked at home : 158


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 193

5 to 9 minutes : 729

10 to 14 minutes : 1,403

15 to 19 minutes : 715

20 to 24 minutes : 567

25 to 29 minutes : 109

30 to 34 minutes : 102

35 to 39 minutes : 25

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 95

60 to 89 minutes : 121

90 or more minutes : 50


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,684

No Social Security income : 2,642


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,149

No retirement income : 3,177


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 45

$10,000 to $14,999 : 174

$15,000 to $19,999 : 201

$20,000 to $24,999 : 227

$25,000 to $29,999 : 153

$30,000 to $34,999 : 179

$35,000 to $39,999 : 217

$40,000 to $44,999 : 138

$45,000 to $49,999 : 104

$50,000 to $59,999 : 389

$60,000 to $74,999 : 373

$75,000 to $99,999 : 417

$100,000 to $124,999 : 121

$125,000 to $149,999 : 123

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 or more : 39


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $50,775


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Alpena Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 531  (22.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 289  (12.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 332  (14.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 29  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 498  (21.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 546  (25.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 456  (21.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 946  (43.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.1%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Alpena Township, Michigan

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.89%

Mining

1.95%

Construction

5.13%

Manufacturing

15.00%

Wholesale Trade

2.46%

Retail Trade

6.50%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

1.78%

Utilities

0.55%

Information

1.18%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.67%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.38%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

1.00%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

0.84%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

2.91%

Health Care And Social Assistance

3.26%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.95%

Accommodation And Food Services

2.17%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.02%

Public Administration

2.49%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.29%

Mining

0.11%

Construction

0.64%

Manufacturing

3.04%

Wholesale Trade

0.47%

Retail Trade

9.41%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

0.60%

Utilities

0.24%

Information

0.98%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

2.06%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.89%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

0.73%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.22%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

5.88%

Health Care And Social Assistance

11.54%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.51%

Accommodation And Food Services

4.08%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.55%

Public Administration

2.62%


(updated 2010)



There are 143 Farms In Alpena Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Alpena Township, 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)



Salary Income in Alpena Township, Michigan (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

73.83%

No Wage Or Salary Income

26.17%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Alpena Township, Michigan (1999)

With Self-employment Income

12.29%

No Self-employment Income

87.71%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Alpena Township, 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 43.8 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Wurtsmith AFB


    (about 43.8 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Iosco County


    (about 53.3 miles in East Tawas, Michigan; Airport Code: ECA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Alpena Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.74%

Carpooled

7.62%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.31%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.29%

Bicycle

0.25%

Walked

1.34%

Other Means

0.60%

Worked At Home

2.85%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Alpena Township, Michigan

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

4.59%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.0%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.0%

Financial Specialists

0.33%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.20%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

1.40%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.42%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.47%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.89%

Legal Occupations

0.47%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

1.33%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.20%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

1.18%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.31%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.0%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.71%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.60%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

1.78%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

2.60%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.73%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.06%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

3.31%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.64%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.95%

Construction Trades Workers

4.39%

Extraction Workers

0.11%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

5.59%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

9.65%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.18%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.04%

Motor Vehicle Operators

3.11%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.04%

Material Moving Workers

1.84%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

2.26%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.0%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.04%

Financial Specialists

0.44%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.0%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.0%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.20%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.0%

Community And Social Services Occupations

1.42%

Legal Occupations

0.07%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

3.00%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.51%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

2.71%

Health Technologists And Technicians

1.46%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

2.29%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.20%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.16%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

3.79%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

0.98%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

2.71%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

7.81%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

13.18%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.13%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.0%

Construction Trades Workers

0.0%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.07%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

3.22%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

1.09%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.0%

Material Moving Workers

0.13%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Alpena Township, 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 Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,274

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 180

Female householder, no husband present : 466

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,160

Householder not living alone : 246


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 129

Female householder and female partner : 26

Female householder and male partner : 76

All other households : 4,095


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,138

Renter-occupied housing units : 136

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 150

Renter-occupied housing units : 30

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 314

Renter-occupied housing units : 152

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 989

Renter-occupied housing units : 417


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 202

$10,000 to $14,999 : 480

$15,000 to $19,999 : 394

$20,000 to $24,999 : 324

$25,000 to $29,999 : 260

$30,000 to $34,999 : 249

$35,000 to $39,999 : 308

$40,000 to $44,999 : 210

$45,000 to $49,999 : 146

$50,000 to $59,999 : 489

$60,000 to $74,999 : 434

$75,000 to $99,999 : 427

$100,000 to $124,999 : 178

$125,000 to $149,999 : 131

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 62


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Total : 5,201


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 4,326

Vacant : 875


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 64

Built 2000 to 2004 : 136

Built 1990 to 1999 : 631

Built 1980 to 1989 : 631

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,272

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,056

Built 1950 to 1959 : 755

Built 1940 to 1949 : 266

Built 1939 or earlier : 390


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 2,969

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 593

Electricity : 235

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 175

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 333

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 12

No fuel used : 9


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Alpena Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 62

$10,000 to $14,999 : 30

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 23

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 45

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $49,999 : 96

$50,000 to $59,999 : 51

$60,000 to $69,999 : 188

$70,000 to $79,999 : 338

$80,000 to $89,999 : 346

$90,000 to $99,999 : 239

$100,000 to $124,999 : 592

$125,000 to $149,999 : 390

$150,000 to $174,999 : 382

$175,000 to $199,999 : 160

$200,000 to $249,999 : 304

$250,000 to $299,999 : 149

$300,000 to $399,999 : 88

$400,000 to $499,999 : 56

$500,000 to $749,999 : 24

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Alpena Township, 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 : 35

Home equity loan only : 364

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,514

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,678


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $170,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $170,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $136,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $120,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $128,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $101,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $94,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $89,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $87,300


(updated 2009)



Housing Occupancy in Alpena Township, Michigan

Occupied

84.46%

Vacant

15.54%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Alpena Township, Michigan

Owner Occupied

83.97%

Renter Occupied

16.03%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Alpena Township, Michigan: 67.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Alpena Township, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 5.36%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 50%
  • Other institutional facilities : 19.64%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 25%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Alpena Township, Michigan: 0 (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Alpena Township, Michigan: 2.25
Average Household Size in Michigan: 2.49


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Alpena Township, 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 Township, MI): $39,889
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alpena Township): $86,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alpena Township): $378
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Alpena Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 74.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 13.3%
Electricity: 3.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 5.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Alpena Township, Michigan

Institutionalized population

75.00%

Correctional facilities for adults

0.0%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

0.0%

Correctional residential facilities

0.0%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

5.36%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

5.36%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

0.0%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

50.00%

Other institutional facilities

19.64%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

19.64%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

25.00%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

25.00%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

0.0%

Group homes intended for adults

14.29%

Residential treatment centers for adults

0.0%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

10.71%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.0%


(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 Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Alpena Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 209 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Alpena Township, Michigan

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


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Alpena Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Alpena Township, 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 Township, 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 Township, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Alpena Township, 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 Township, Michigan


  • Alpena County Jail


    320 Johnson Street, Alpena, MI 49707
    Confined: 60


(updated 2006)



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