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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bowne 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
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 131

5 to 9 years : 113

10 to 14 years : 152

15 to 17 years : 122

18 and 19 years : 32

20 years : 30

21 years : 27

22 to 24 years : 31

25 to 29 years : 35

30 to 34 years : 64

35 to 39 years : 122

40 to 44 years : 130

45 to 49 years : 156

50 to 54 years : 136

55 to 59 years : 109

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 21

70 to 74 years : 14

75 to 79 years : 41

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 15

Female:

Under 5 years : 87

5 to 9 years : 107

10 to 14 years : 115

15 to 17 years : 70

18 and 19 years : 57

20 years : 22

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 35

25 to 29 years : 35

30 to 34 years : 56

35 to 39 years : 161

40 to 44 years : 106

45 to 49 years : 166

50 to 54 years : 124

55 to 59 years : 101

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 31

70 to 74 years : 25

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,442

Multiple ancestry : 1,274

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 6

Ancestry not reported : 213


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,842

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 3

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 17

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 35

Not a U.S. citizen : 38


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 218

5 to 17 years : 679

18 to 24 years : 241

25 to 34 years : 190

35 to 44 years : 519

45 to 54 years : 582

55 to 59 years : 210

60 and 61 years : 63

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 110

75 years and over : 91

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 201

5 to 17 years : 606

18 to 24 years : 229

25 to 34 years : 138

35 to 44 years : 425

45 to 54 years : 473

55 to 59 years : 169

60 and 61 years : 58

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 95

75 years and over : 79

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 58

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 34

35 to 44 years : 85

45 to 54 years : 93

55 to 59 years : 34

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 15

75 years and over : 6

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 17

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 : 3

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 : 15

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 18

35 to 44 years : 9

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,319

Female : 1,176

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 171

Female : 176

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 17

Female : 3

Foreign born:

Male : 31

Female : 42


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 2,393

Born in other state in the United States : 341

Native: born outside the United States : 20

Foreign born : 58


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 493

Now married, except separated : 1,288

Divorced : 41

Separated : 5

Widowed : 38

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 31

Now married, except separated : 236

Divorced : 7

Separated : 10

Widowed : 5

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 52

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,627

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 15

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 34


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bowne Township, Michigan

  • German: 637   (21.2%)
  • Dutch: 621   (20.7%)
  • English: 275   (9.2%)
  • Irish: 265   (8.8%)
  • Other Groups: 235   (7.8%)
  • United States Or American: 159   (5.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 114   (3.8%)
  • Polish: 97   (3.2%)
  • Swedish: 86   (2.9%)
  • Italian: 80   (2.7%)
  • Scottish: 60   (2.0%)
  • European: 52   (1.7%)
  • Swiss: 45   (1.5%)
  • Ukrainian: 38   (1.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 34   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 31   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 28   (0.9%)
  • Lithuanian: 23   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 16   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 16   (0.5%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 15   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 13   (0.4%)
  • Australian: 12   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 11   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Slavic: 9   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 4   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bowne Township, Michigan is 2,935



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bowne Township, Michigan: 1,538
Female Population in Bowne Township, Michigan: 1,397


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bowne Township, Michigan: 38.1
Median Female Resident Age in Bowne Township, Michigan: 39.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bowne Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

38.9

Male

38.2

Female

39.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

39.5

Male

40.0

Female

39.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

48.5

Male

44.0

Female

57.5

Asian


Both sexes

19.0

Male

26.0

Female

19.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.1

Male

23.9

Female

14.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.5

Male

25.5

Female

12.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.5

Male

22.5

Female

17.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.2

Male

38.5

Female

39.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Bowne Township, Michigan


  • White: 2,812
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 30
  • Asian: 15
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 16
  • Two or More Races: 62



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.58%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (0.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (2.68%)
  • 10th Grade: 27   (3.15%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (0.93%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 29   (3.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 275   (32.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 66   (7.69%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 126   (14.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 60   (6.99%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 178   (20.75%)
  • Master's Degree: 50   (5.83%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.47%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 9   (1.01%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 23   (2.59%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (0.45%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 21   (2.37%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 254   (28.64%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 122   (13.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 104   (11.72%)
  • Associate Degree: 90   (10.15%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 192   (21.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 58   (6.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.68%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.45%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Bowne Township, Michigan

  • Kettle Lake Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 8451 Garbow Drive, Alto, MI 49302, Phone: (616) 868-6113, Students: 418 )

  • Alto Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 6150 Bancroft Avenue Se, Alto, MI 49302, Phone: (616) 987-2600, Students: 393 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Bowne Township, Michigan

  • Alto Branch Library


    6071 Linfield Avenue, Alto, MI 49302

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Bowne Township, Michigan


  • Alto Herald Museum


    Po Box 517, Alto, TX 75925

  • Bowne Township Historical Society


    Po Box 35, Alto, MI 49302

  • Hubbard Museum Of The American West Foundation


    Po Box 2498, Alto, NM 88312

  • Lincoln County Heritage Trust


    Po Box 123, Alto, NM 88312

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bowne 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 Bowne Township, Michigan.

Area Features of Bowne Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Johnson Airport  

Building


(1) Alto Library   (2) Bowne Township Fire Department   (3) Lowell Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Bear Swamp Drain   (2) Clarke And Bunker Drain  

Cemetery


(1) Barber Cemetery   (2) Bowne Center Cemetery   (3) Daniels Cemetery   (4) Merriman Cemetery   (5) Saint Patrick S Cemetery   (6) Whitneyville Cemetery  

Church


(1) Ada Bible Church   (2) Apostolic Christian Church   (3) Bowne Center United Methodist Church   (4) Calvary Church   (5) Community Of Christ Church   (6) First Baptist Church Of Alto   (7) Grace United Reformed Church   (8) Lakeside Church   (9) Saint Patrick Church   (10) Whitneyville Bible Church   (11) Whitneyville Church  

Civil


(1) Charter Township Of Lowell   (2) Township Of Bowne  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 52  

Lake


(1) Barber Lake   (2) Blodgett Lake   (3) Buck Lake   (4) Bunker Lake   (5) Camp Lake   (6) Campau Lake   (7) Campbell Lake   (8) Clarke Lake   (9) Cobb Lake   (10) Erickson Lake   (11) Kettle Lake   (12) Lake Number Ten   (13) Mcewen Lake   (14) Morse Lake   (15) Palmer Lake   (16) Perrin Lake   (17) Riley Lake   (18) Spring Lake   (19) Truax Lake   (20) Underwood Lake   (21) Wilson Lake  

Locale


(1) Alto Station   (2) Indian Valley Campground   (3) Mccords Station   (4) Saskatoon Golf Course   (5) Tyler Creek Golf Club   (6) Whitneyville Station  

Park


(1) Coldwater River County Park  

Populated Place


(1) Alaska   (2) Alto   (3) Bowne Center   (4) Mccords   (5) Whitneyville  

Post Office


(1) Alaska Post Office Historical   (2) Alto Post Office   (3) Bowne Post Office Historical   (4) Harris Creek Post Office Historical   (5) Mccords Post Office Historical   (6) Whitneyville Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Alto Elementary School   (2) Kettle Lake School  

Stream


(1) Coldwater River   (2) Kilgus Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bowne Township, Michigan

49302 (pop. 6,467)


Cities Nearby Bowne Township, Michigan

Freeport Village, MI  (pop. 450) 4.7 Miles
Campbell Township, MI  (pop. 2,709) 5.5 Miles
Lowell Township, MI  (pop. 5,219) 5.7 Miles
Clarksville Village, MI  (pop. 354) 6.0 Miles
Irving Township, MI  (pop. 2,826) 6.8 Miles
Lowell City, MI  (pop. 4,152) 7.8 Miles
Carlton Township, MI  (pop. 2,787) 8.1 Miles
Caledonia Village, MI  (pop. 1,659) 8.2 Miles
Boston Township, MI  (pop. 5,014) 8.3 Miles
Cascade Township, MI  (pop. 15,107) 8.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bowne Township, Michigan

616



Elevation in Bowne Township, Michigan is 787.0 ft. (240.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bowne Township, Michigan

Lat: 42.823745 N        Long: -85.359805 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 41   (3.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 77   (5.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 52   (3.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 82   (6.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 164   (12.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 256   (18.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 231   (17.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 111   (8.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 68   (5.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 41   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 161   (11.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 49   (3.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,191

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 124

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 6

Bicycle : 7

Walked : 5

Other means : 11

Worked at home : 60


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 49

5 to 9 minutes : 24

10 to 14 minutes : 86

15 to 19 minutes : 173

20 to 24 minutes : 324

25 to 29 minutes : 201

30 to 34 minutes : 305

35 to 39 minutes : 77

40 to 44 minutes : 16

45 to 59 minutes : 32

60 to 89 minutes : 24

90 or more minutes : 33


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 167

No Social Security income : 728


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 131

No retirement income : 764


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 28

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 20

$20,000 to $24,999 : 23

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 54

$60,000 to $74,999 : 126

$75,000 to $99,999 : 185

$100,000 to $124,999 : 121

$125,000 to $149,999 : 55

$150,000 to $199,999 : 52

$200,000 or more : 37


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $79,250


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Bowne Township, Michigan

  • WJNZ (1140 AM; 5.0 kW; Ada, MI; Owner: Wjnz Radio, Llc)
  • WBCH (1220 AM; 0.25 kW; Hastings, MI; Owner: Barry Broadcasting Co.)
  • WTKG (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20.0 kW; Moline, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBBL (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSCG (1380 AM; 1.0 kW; Greenville, MI; Owner: Stafford Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WLCM (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Charlotte, MI; Owner: Christian Broadcasting System, Ltd.)
  • WNWZ (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WION (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Ionia, MI; Owner: Packer Radio Wion, Llc)
  • WGVU (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University B Of C)
  • WYGR (1530 AM; 0.5 kW; Grandville, MI; Owner: Wygr Broadcasting)
  • WFUR (1570 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Furniture City Broadcasting Corp.)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 0.25 kW; Ada, MI; Owner: Lexington Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WDSS (1680 AM; 10.0 kW; Ada, MI; Owner: Goodrich Radio, Llc)
  • WMJH (810 AM; 3.6 kW; Rockford, MI; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WHIT (940 AM; 0.3 kW; Jamestown, MI; Owner: Wsjm Inc)
  • WAKV (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Otsego, MI; Owner: Vintage Radio Enterprises, L.l.c.)

FM Radio Stations Near Bowne Township, Michigan

  • WBCH-FM (100.1 FM; Hastings, MI; Owner: Barry Broadcasting Co.)
  • WTRV (100.5 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WQXC-FM (100.9 FM; Otsego, MI; Owner: Forum Communications, Inc.)
  • WBFX (101.3 FM; Lowell, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Western Michigan University)
  • WFUR-FM (102.9 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Furniture City Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; Middleville, MI; Owner: Regents Of The University Of Michigan)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; Middleville, MI; Owner: Regents Of The University Of Michigan)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; Middleville, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WVFM (106.5 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WKLQ (107.3 FM; Lowell, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WYCE (88.1 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Grand Rapids Cable Access Center)
  • WJOM (88.5 FM; Eagle, MI; Owner: Michigan Community Radio)
  • WJOM (88.5 FM; Eagle, MI; Owner: Michigan Community Radio)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Bellevue, MI; Owner: Bridgebuilders International Leadership Network)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Hastings, MI; Owner: Saidnewsfoundation)
  • WBLU-FM (88.9 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Dowling, MI; Owner: Lansing Community College)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Bellevue, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Woodland, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Hickory Corners, MI; Owner: Holy Family Oratory Of St. Philip Neri)
  • WAYG (89.7 FM; East Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WAYG (89.9 FM; East Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WSLI (90.9 FM; Belding, MI; Owner: Superior Communications)
  • WCSG (91.3 FM; Moline, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WDPW (91.9 FM; Belding, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications Inc.)
  • WTNP (91.9 FM; Hickory Corners, MI; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; Shelbyville, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WLHT-FM (95.7 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WMAX-FM (96.1 FM; Jamestown, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WLAV-FM (96.9 FM; Ada, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WGRD-FM (97.9 FM; Moline, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WFGR (98.7 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Bowne Township, Michigan

  • WXMI (Channel 17; Middleville, MI; Owner: Tribune Television Holdings, Inc.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; Shelbyville, MI; Owner: Freedom Broadcasting Of Michigan Licensee, L.l.c.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; Cloverdale, MI; Owner: Wood License Company, Llc)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; Woodland, MI; Owner: Paxson Battle Creek License, Inc.)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; Cloverdale, MI; Owner: Christian Faith Broadcast, Inc.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; Middleville, MI; Owner: Wood License Company, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Bowne Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 207  (27.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 106  (14.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 115  (15.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 134  (17.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 244  (34.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 77  (11.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 253  (36.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 89 Farms In Bowne Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Bowne Township, Michigan

  • Kent County


    (about 9.2 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Gerald R. Ford International


    (about 9.2 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 22.6 miles in Greenville, Michigan; Airport Code: MI1)

  • W K Kellogg


    (about 36.0 miles in Battle Creek, Michigan; Airport Code: BTL)

  • Tulip City


    (about 38.2 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • West Michigan Regional


    (about 38.3 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • Capital Region International


    (about 39.2 miles in Lansing, Michigan; Airport Code: LAN)

  • Capital City


    (about 39.2 miles in Lansing, Michigan; Airport Code: LAN)

  • Park Township


    (about 40.7 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: HLM)

  • Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International


    (about 41.8 miles in Nazareth, Michigan; Airport Code: AZO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bowne Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.23%

Carpooled

5.20%

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

1.67%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.90%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 781

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 20

Female householder, no husband present : 20

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 56

Householder not living alone : 18


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 5

Male householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and male partner : 7

All other households : 863


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 757

Renter-occupied housing units : 24

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 20

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 20

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 74

Renter-occupied housing units : 0


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 22

$10,000 to $14,999 : 13

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 33

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 27

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 26

$45,000 to $49,999 : 44

$50,000 to $59,999 : 51

$60,000 to $74,999 : 133

$75,000 to $99,999 : 198

$100,000 to $124,999 : 135

$125,000 to $149,999 : 55

$150,000 to $199,999 : 57

$200,000 or more : 37


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Total : 968


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 895

Vacant : 73


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 8


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 38

Built 2000 to 2004 : 92

Built 1990 to 1999 : 265

Built 1980 to 1989 : 103

Built 1970 to 1979 : 112

Built 1960 to 1969 : 64

Built 1950 to 1959 : 30

Built 1940 to 1949 : 9

Built 1939 or earlier : 255


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 182

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 490

Electricity : 14

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 106

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 96

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 4

No fuel used : 3


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bowne Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $69,999 : 5

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 21

$90,000 to $99,999 : 25

$100,000 to $124,999 : 53

$125,000 to $149,999 : 68

$150,000 to $174,999 : 62

$175,000 to $199,999 : 82

$200,000 to $249,999 : 268

$250,000 to $299,999 : 97

$300,000 to $399,999 : 132

$400,000 to $499,999 : 16

$500,000 to $749,999 : 18

$750,000 to $999,999 : 5

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bowne 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 : 26

Home equity loan only : 252

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 416

Housing units without a mortgage : 177


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $331,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $253,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $229,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $196,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $221,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $175,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $220,000

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $195,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bowne Township, Michigan: 85.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Bowne Township, Michigan

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Bowne Township, MI): $60,909
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bowne Township): $172,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bowne Township): $506
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bowne Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 22.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 56.6%
Electricity: 2.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 15.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Bowne Township, Michigan

Homecare Of Holland Home


     Address: 2100 Raybrook Se, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/14/1989

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 2040 Ray Brook Se, Suite 301, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/6/1990

Porter Hills Home Health Care


     Address: 4450 Cascade Road, Suite 300, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 6/16/1994

Amicare Home Healthcare St Mar


     Address: 600 Three Mile Road, Suite 100, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49544
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 7/1/1991

Peoplecare Inc


     Address: 3075 Orchard Vista Drive Se, Suite 100, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/20/1986

Hospitals Close To Bowne Township, Michigan

Spectrum Health Hospitals


     Address: 100 Michigan St Ne, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint Mary's Health Care


     Address: 200 Jefferson Se, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Pennock Hospital


     Address: 1009 W Green St, Hastings, Michigan 49058
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Ionia County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 479 Lafayette Street, Ionia, Michigan 48846
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Metro Health Hospital


     Address: 5900 Byron Center Avenue, Wyoming, Michigan 49519
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Bowne Township, Michigan

Laurels Of Kent (the)


     Address: 350 N Center St, Lowell, Michigan 49331
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 144
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Clark Retirement Community


     Address: 1551 Franklin Street, Se, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Holland Home - Fulton Manor


     Address: 1450 E Fulton St, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Holland Home - Raybrook Manor


     Address: 2121 Raybrook Se, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 100%

The Lodge At Maplecreek


     Address: 1950 32nd St S E, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49508
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 120
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bowne Township, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 59 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bowne Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 590
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 70


(updated 2007)



Kent County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.19%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.85%
  • Other 0.95%



(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 Bowne Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Kent County, MI

5.06 % of Kent County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,235

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,103

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 0.82 % ($36,905 AGI )
  • Allegan County , MI 0.21 % ($30,313 AGI )
  • Montcalm County , MI 0.19 % ($30,428 AGI )

Relocation away from Kent County, MI

5.54 % of Kent 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 $39,730

Michigan Average 5.98 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,544

Michigan Average 0.06 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 0.94 % ($48,103 AGI )
  • Allegan County , MI 0.24 % ($40,250 AGI )
  • Montcalm County , MI 0.23 % ($33,522 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 Bowne Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.

























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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 Bowne 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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