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Demographics Analysis

The people of Big Creek 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
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 80

5 to 9 years : 100

10 to 14 years : 110

15 to 17 years : 58

18 and 19 years : 48

20 years : 13

21 years : 20

22 to 24 years : 26

25 to 29 years : 24

30 to 34 years : 67

35 to 39 years : 131

40 to 44 years : 84

45 to 49 years : 105

50 to 54 years : 171

55 to 59 years : 150

60 and 61 years : 73

62 to 64 years : 62

65 and 66 years : 61

67 to 69 years : 118

70 to 74 years : 45

75 to 79 years : 51

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 48

Female:

Under 5 years : 34

5 to 9 years : 17

10 to 14 years : 87

15 to 17 years : 60

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 65

21 years : 16

22 to 24 years : 33

25 to 29 years : 71

30 to 34 years : 83

35 to 39 years : 68

40 to 44 years : 59

45 to 49 years : 176

50 to 54 years : 122

55 to 59 years : 161

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 57

65 and 66 years : 46

67 to 69 years : 92

70 to 74 years : 95

75 to 79 years : 48

80 to 84 years : 72

85 years and over : 28


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,714

Multiple ancestry : 1,098

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 67

Ancestry not reported : 300


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,104

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 18

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 17

Not a U.S. citizen : 40


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 114

5 to 17 years : 432

18 to 24 years : 233

25 to 34 years : 245

35 to 44 years : 342

45 to 54 years : 574

55 to 59 years : 311

60 and 61 years : 91

62 to 64 years : 119

65 to 74 years : 457

75 years and over : 261

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 103

5 to 17 years : 354

18 to 24 years : 202

25 to 34 years : 175

35 to 44 years : 325

45 to 54 years : 477

55 to 59 years : 233

60 and 61 years : 91

62 to 64 years : 70

65 to 74 years : 426

75 years and over : 214

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 78

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 56

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 65

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 49

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 47

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 6

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 17

45 to 54 years : 26

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,472

Female : 1,198

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 172

Female : 262

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 18

Foreign born:

Male : 15

Female : 42


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 2,645

Born in other state in the United States : 399

Native: born outside the United States : 18

Foreign born : 55


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 394

Now married, except separated : 1,395

Divorced : 267

Separated : 104

Widowed : 171

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 47

Now married, except separated : 236

Divorced : 15

Separated : 0

Widowed : 47

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 46

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,981

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

German:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Big Creek Township, Michigan

  • German: 883   (26.4%)
  • English: 437   (13.1%)
  • United States Or American: 314   (9.4%)
  • Irish: 311   (9.3%)
  • Polish: 246   (7.4%)
  • Other Groups: 226   (6.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 196   (5.9%)
  • Dutch: 116   (3.5%)
  • Scottish: 108   (3.2%)
  • French Canadian: 88   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 82   (2.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 63   (1.9%)
  • Norwegian: 32   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 31   (0.9%)
  • Canadian: 29   (0.9%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 22   (0.7%)
  • Hungarian: 17   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 16   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 15   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 14   (0.4%)
  • British: 13   (0.4%)
  • Belgian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 10   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 9   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 8   (0.2%)
  • European: 6   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 6   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 6   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 5   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Big Creek Township, Michigan is 3,179



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Big Creek Township, Michigan: 1,659
Female Population in Big Creek Township, Michigan: 1,520


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Big Creek Township, Michigan: 48.9
Median Female Resident Age in Big Creek Township, Michigan: 49.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Big Creek Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

49.5

Male

49.5

Female

49.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

40.0

Male

16.5

Female

44.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.5

Male

42.5

Female

43.8

Asian


Both sexes

64.0

Male

54.5

Female

73.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

54.5

Male

53.5

Female

55.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

34.0

Male

34.5

Female

29.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.5

Male

44.0

Female

25.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.5

Male

49.5

Female

49.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Big Creek Township, Michigan


  • White: 3,117
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 41
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 21
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.34%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 70   (5.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 52   (4.45%)
  • 10th Grade: 67   (5.74%)
  • 11th Grade: 31   (2.65%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 75   (6.42%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 491   (42.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 114   (9.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 108   (9.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 64   (5.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 52   (4.45%)
  • Master's Degree: 29   (2.48%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.43%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 23   (1.9%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.25%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.66%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 74   (6.13%)
  • 9th Grade: 60   (4.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 64   (5.3%)
  • 11th Grade: 47   (3.89%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 43   (3.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 493   (40.81%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 89   (7.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 141   (11.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 89   (7.37%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 46   (3.81%)
  • Master's Degree: 22   (1.82%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Big Creek 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 Big Creek Township, Michigan.

Area Features of Big Creek Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Lost Creek Airport  

Bridge


(1) Mcmasters Bridge   (2) Parmalee Bridge   (3) Smith Bridge  

Building


(1) Big Creek Township Hall   (2) Luzerne Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Ball Cemetery   (2) Indian Graves   (3) Luzerne Cemetery   (4) Mount Pindus Cemetery   (5) Rich Cemetery   (6) Rock Cemetery  

Church


(1) Emma Lowery Congregational Church   (2) Luzerne Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Big Creek  

Lake


(1) Bird Lake   (2) Hiscock Lake   (3) Hunters Lake   (4) Kellogg Lake   (5) Luzerne Pond   (6) West Lake  

Locale


(1) Conners Marsh Flooding   (2) Luzerne Campground   (3) Luzerne Fire Point Of Interest   (4) Luzerne Trail Camp   (5) Parmalee Bridge Recreation Site   (6) Rainbow Bend Forest Campground   (7) South Branch Campground  

Park


(1) Luzerne Park  

Populated Place


(1) Eldorado   (2) Luzerne  

Post Office


(1) Eldorado Post Office Historical   (2) Indian Lake Post Office Historical   (3) Luzerne Post Office   (4) Odessa Post Office Historical   (5) Ryno Post Office Historical   (6) Tyrrell Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Kirtland Community College  

Stream


(1) Beaver Creek   (2) Big Creek   (3) Carter Creek   (4) East Branch Big Creek   (5) Gammey Creek   (6) Hunt Creek   (7) Lost Creek   (8) North Branch Au Sable River   (9) Red Creek   (10) Sohn Creek   (11) West Branch Big Creek   (12) Whitewater Creek  

Swamp


(1) Church Lake   (2) Conners Marsh   (3) Gopher Lake  

Tower


(1) Luzerne Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Big Creek Township, Michigan

48636 (pop. 1,177)


Cities Nearby Big Creek Township, Michigan

Big Creek Township, MI  (pop. 3,179) 0.0 Miles
Mio Cdp, MI  (pop. 1,991) 5.4 Miles
Elmer Township, MI  (pop. 1,125) 11.0 Miles
Foster Township, MI  (pop. 852) 12.2 Miles
Comins Township, MI  (pop. 1,699) 13.4 Miles
South Branch Township, MI  (pop. 1,852) 14.1 Miles
Rose City City, MI  (pop. 834) 14.2 Miles
Lovells Township, MI  (pop. 574) 16.3 Miles
Klacking Township, MI  (pop. 530) 16.3 Miles
Cumming Township, MI  (pop. 753) 17.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Big Creek Township, Michigan

989



Elevation in Big Creek Township, Michigan is 1,152.0 ft. (351.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Big Creek Township, Michigan

Lat: 44.611603 N        Long: -84.223541 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 32   (2.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 22   (2.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 71   (6.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 78   (7.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 115   (10.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 137   (12.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 148   (13.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 83   (7.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 95   (8.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 48   (4.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 141   (12.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 117   (10.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 832

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 133

In 3-person carpool : 44

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 : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 14

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 15

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 53


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 81

5 to 9 minutes : 259

10 to 14 minutes : 239

15 to 19 minutes : 118

20 to 24 minutes : 104

25 to 29 minutes : 38

30 to 34 minutes : 61

35 to 39 minutes : 14

40 to 44 minutes : 9

45 to 59 minutes : 18

60 to 89 minutes : 63

90 or more minutes : 34


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 741

No Social Security income : 765


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 502

No retirement income : 1,004


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 55

$10,000 to $14,999 : 44

$15,000 to $19,999 : 32

$20,000 to $24,999 : 97

$25,000 to $29,999 : 63

$30,000 to $34,999 : 98

$35,000 to $39,999 : 53

$40,000 to $44,999 : 75

$45,000 to $49,999 : 47

$50,000 to $59,999 : 71

$60,000 to $74,999 : 173

$75,000 to $99,999 : 21

$100,000 to $124,999 : 67

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 18


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,200


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Big Creek Township, Michigan

  • WGRY (1230 AM; 0.75 kW; Grayling, MI; Owner: Gannon Broadcasting Systems, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Big Creek Township, Michigan

  • WGRY-FM (100.3 FM; Roscommon, MI; Owner: Gannon Broadcasting System's, Inc.)
  • WQON (101.1 FM; Roscommon, MI; Owner: Gannon Broadcasting Systems, Inc)
  • WMJZ-FM (101.5 FM; Johannesburg, MI; Owner: Darby Advertising, Inc.)
  • WBMI (105.5 FM; West Branch, MI; Owner: Independent Television Productions Of Michigan, Inc.)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; Curran, MI; Owner: Northland Community Broadcasters)
  • WMSD (90.9 FM; Lupton, MI; Owner: Bible Baptist Church School)
  • WFDX (92.5 FM; Johannesburg, MI; Owner: Northern Michigan Radio, Inc.)
  • WAVC (93.9 FM; Lewiston, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • NEW (95.3 FM; Waters, MI; Owner: Darby Advertising, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Big Creek Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 96  (15.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 71  (11.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 72  (11.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (1.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 156  (25.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 99  (18.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 191  (36.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 147  (27.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 19  (3.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Big Creek Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Big Creek Township, Michigan

  • Gaylord Regional


    (about 36.3 miles in Gaylord, Michigan; Airport Code: GLR)

  • Oscoda-Wurtsmith


    (about 42.3 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Wurtsmith AFB


    (about 42.3 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Iosco County


    (about 44.6 miles in East Tawas, Michigan; Airport Code: ECA)

  • Alpena County Regional


    (about 45.8 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Phelps/Collins


    (about 46.1 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Gladwin Zettel Memorial


    (about 46.1 miles in Beaverton, Michigan; Airport Code: GDW)

  • Boyne Mountain


    (about 51.4 miles in Boyne City, Michigan; Airport Code: MI5)

  • Antrim County


    (about 54.3 miles in Bellaire, Michigan; Airport Code: ACB)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Big Creek Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.10%

Carpooled

12.93%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

5.36%

Other Means

0.79%

Worked At Home

2.81%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 813

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 41

Female householder, no husband present : 74

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 521

Householder not living alone : 57


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 14

Male householder and female partner : 24

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 48

All other households : 1,420


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 761

Renter-occupied housing units : 52

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 41

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 419

Renter-occupied housing units : 159


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 189

$10,000 to $14,999 : 130

$15,000 to $19,999 : 144

$20,000 to $24,999 : 138

$25,000 to $29,999 : 105

$30,000 to $34,999 : 138

$35,000 to $39,999 : 100

$40,000 to $44,999 : 75

$45,000 to $49,999 : 47

$50,000 to $59,999 : 114

$60,000 to $74,999 : 185

$75,000 to $99,999 : 42

$100,000 to $124,999 : 67

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 18


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Total : 3,296


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,506

Vacant : 1,790


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 4


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 48

Built 2000 to 2004 : 98

Built 1990 to 1999 : 418

Built 1980 to 1989 : 554

Built 1970 to 1979 : 700

Built 1960 to 1969 : 401

Built 1950 to 1959 : 470

Built 1940 to 1949 : 424

Built 1939 or earlier : 183


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 415

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 603

Electricity : 77

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 85

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 304

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 8

No fuel used : 14


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $19,999 : 22

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 33

$30,000 to $34,999 : 43

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $49,999 : 81

$50,000 to $59,999 : 127

$60,000 to $69,999 : 70

$70,000 to $79,999 : 145

$80,000 to $89,999 : 135

$90,000 to $99,999 : 73

$100,000 to $124,999 : 73

$125,000 to $149,999 : 155

$150,000 to $174,999 : 70

$175,000 to $199,999 : 27

$200,000 to $249,999 : 112

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 28

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 20

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Big Creek 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 : 6

Home equity loan only : 127

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 508

Housing units without a mortgage : 615


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Big Creek Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $198,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $128,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $112,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $64,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $72,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $85,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $74,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $94,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Big Creek Township, Michigan: 62.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Big Creek Township, MI): $28,148
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Big Creek Township): $61,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Big Creek Township): $438
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Big Creek Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 24.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 51.3%
Electricity: 3.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 9.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 11.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 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 Big Creek Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Big Creek Township, Michigan

Heartland Home Care Inc. Midla


     Address: 417 West Houghton Avenue, Suite E, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/11/1997

Unity Home Health Care, Llc


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

District Health Dept No 2


     Address: 630 Progress Street, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/1/1968

Mercy Amicare


     Address: 201 Meadows Drive, Suite A, Grayling, Michigan 49738
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/25/1992

St Joseph Home Health & Hospic


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

Hospitals Close To Big Creek Township, Michigan

West Branch Regional Medical Center


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

Mercy Hospital - Grayling


     Address: 1100 E Michigan Ave, Grayling, Michigan 49738
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Midmichigan Medical Center-gladwin


     Address: 515 Quarter Street, Gladwin, Michigan 48624
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Otsego Memorial Hospital


     Address: 825 N Center Ave, Gaylord, Michigan 49735
     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

Nursing Homes Close To Big Creek Township, Michigan

Bortz Health Care Of Rose City


     Address: 517 W Page St, Rose City, Michigan 48654
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Ausable Valley Community


     Address: 1390 Maple Drive, Box 9, Fairview, Michigan 48621
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Hilltop Manor Health Care Center


     Address: 1290 E Michigan Hwy, Roscommon, Michigan 48653
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Bortz Health Care Of West Branch


     Address: 445 S Valley St, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Mercy Hospital- Grayling Ltcu


     Address: 1100 Michigan Ave, Grayling, Michigan 49738
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Big Creek Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 166 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Big Creek Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 200
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Oscoda County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.64%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.29%
  • Other 1.07%



(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 Big Creek Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Oscoda County, MI

6.54 % of Oscoda County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,918

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Wayne County , MI 0.72 % ($35,043 AGI )
  • Macomb County , MI 0.53 % ($25,588 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.44 % ($28,357 AGI )

Relocation away from Oscoda County, MI

5.86 % of Oscoda 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 $27,703

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Kent County , MI 0.35 % ($19,636 AGI )
  • Otsego County , MI 0.35 % ($33,818 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 Big Creek Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Big Creek Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
03/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/02/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
08/01/2006, 10:37 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/18/2005, 11:27 am 0 0 $4K --
06/11/2005, 01:10 pm 0 0 $12K --
         





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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 Big Creek Township, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.



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)



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