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Demographics Analysis

The people of Burr Oak 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
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 73

5 to 9 years : 108

10 to 14 years : 104

15 to 17 years : 71

18 and 19 years : 39

20 years : 3

21 years : 10

22 to 24 years : 46

25 to 29 years : 98

30 to 34 years : 86

35 to 39 years : 124

40 to 44 years : 61

45 to 49 years : 118

50 to 54 years : 94

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 59

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 38

70 to 74 years : 25

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 99

5 to 9 years : 96

10 to 14 years : 109

15 to 17 years : 105

18 and 19 years : 22

20 years : 22

21 years : 55

22 to 24 years : 40

25 to 29 years : 57

30 to 34 years : 76

35 to 39 years : 103

40 to 44 years : 116

45 to 49 years : 82

50 to 54 years : 80

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 33

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 27

70 to 74 years : 52

75 to 79 years : 27

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,581

Multiple ancestry : 662

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 54

Ancestry not reported : 383


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,589

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 6

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 85


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 172

5 to 17 years : 593

18 to 24 years : 237

25 to 34 years : 317

35 to 44 years : 404

45 to 54 years : 374

55 to 59 years : 188

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 92

65 to 74 years : 175

75 years and over : 83

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 106

5 to 17 years : 466

18 to 24 years : 188

25 to 34 years : 201

35 to 44 years : 265

45 to 54 years : 226

55 to 59 years : 135

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 68

65 to 74 years : 128

75 years and over : 50

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 60

5 to 17 years : 92

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 90

35 to 44 years : 130

45 to 54 years : 144

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 47

75 years and over : 33

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 35

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 26

35 to 44 years : 9

45 to 54 years : 4

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
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 933

Female : 930

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 335

Female : 391

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 6

Foreign born:

Male : 50

Female : 35


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 1,849

Born in other state in the United States : 720

Native: born outside the United States : 6

Foreign born : 72


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 394

Now married, except separated : 772

Divorced : 192

Separated : 6

Widowed : 67

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 100

Now married, except separated : 378

Divorced : 84

Separated : 3

Widowed : 38

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 18

Now married, except separated : 39

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,284

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 38

German:

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 61

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 7


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Burr Oak Township, Michigan

  • German: 724   (30.9%)
  • United States Or American: 347   (14.8%)
  • English: 311   (13.3%)
  • Irish: 208   (8.9%)
  • Other Groups: 166   (7.1%)
  • Dutch: 111   (4.7%)
  • Polish: 109   (4.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 73   (3.1%)
  • Swiss: 60   (2.6%)
  • Swedish: 29   (1.2%)
  • Norwegian: 28   (1.2%)
  • French Canadian: 26   (1.1%)
  • European: 20   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 17   (0.7%)
  • Hungarian: 16   (0.7%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 14   (0.6%)
  • Scottish: 13   (0.6%)
  • Italian: 11   (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Luxemburger: 8   (0.3%)
  • British: 7   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 7   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 6   (0.3%)
  • Macedonian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Albanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Burr Oak Township, Michigan is 2,680



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Burr Oak Township, Michigan: 1,318
Female Population in Burr Oak Township, Michigan: 1,362


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Burr Oak Township, Michigan: 35.9
Median Female Resident Age in Burr Oak Township, Michigan: 35.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Burr Oak Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

38.4

Male

37.1

Female

39.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.0

Male

27.5

Female

28.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.5

Male

44.0

Female

48.0

Asian


Both sexes

20.5

Male

17.5

Female

31.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

26.5

Male

24.5

Female

29.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

14.5

Female

40.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

18.5

Female

25.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.1

Male

37.5

Female

40.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Burr Oak Township, Michigan


  • White: 2,647
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 6
  • Asian: 7
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 6
  • Two or More Races: 14



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.46%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 1   (0.11%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 46   (5.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 33   (3.79%)
  • 10th Grade: 36   (4.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 43   (4.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 25   (2.87%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 376   (43.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 56   (6.44%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 118   (13.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 45   (5.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 66   (7.59%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (1.61%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.46%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.23%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1   (0.12%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 32   (3.75%)
  • 9th Grade: 30   (3.51%)
  • 10th Grade: 40   (4.68%)
  • 11th Grade: 30   (3.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (2.69%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 390   (45.67%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 67   (7.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 101   (11.83%)
  • Associate Degree: 55   (6.44%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 55   (6.44%)
  • Master's Degree: 22   (2.58%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Burr Oak Township, Michigan

  • Burr Oak Community School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 337, Burr Oak, MI 49030, Phone: (269) 489-2213, Students: 363 )

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

  • Burr Oak High School


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: P.o. Box 337, Burr Oak, MI 49030, Phone: (616) 489-5534, Students: 220 )

  • Burr Oak Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: P.o. Box 337, Burr Oak, MI 49030, Phone: (269) 489-5181, Students: 133 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Burr Oak Township, Michigan

  • Burr Oak Township Library


    220 South Second Street, Burr Oak, MI 49030

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Burr Oak 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 Burr Oak Township, Michigan.

Area Features of Burr Oak Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Burr Oak Fire Department   (2) Burr Oak Police Department   (3) Burr Oak Public Library   (4) Burr Oak Township Hall  

Canal


(1) Himebaugh Drain   (2) Stewart Lake Drain  

Cemetery


(1) Adams Cemetery   (2) Burr Oak Township Cemetery   (3) Fawn River Village Cemetery   (4) Findley Cemetery   (5) Freedom Cemetery   (6) Froh Cemetery   (7) Locust Grove Mennonite Cemetery   (8) Sanborn Cemetery  

Church


(1) Burr Oak Missionary Church   (2) Locust Grove Church   (3) Saint John S Evangelical Lutheran Church   (4) United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Burr Oak   (2) Township Of Fawn River   (3) Village Of Burr Oak  

Lake


(1) Adams Lake   (2) Bryant Lake   (3) Eberhard Lake   (4) Fish Lake   (5) Holmes Hollow Pond   (6) Lepley Lake   (7) Long Lake   (8) Long Noble Lake   (9) Mallow Lake   (10) Mill Pond   (11) Round Lake   (12) Royer Lake   (13) Sweet Lake  

Locale


(1) Bordner Farms   (2) Burr Oak Station   (3) Findley Station Historical   (4) Freedom Hills Golf Course   (5) Riverside Apple Farm   (6) Tri Pine Farm  

Populated Place


(1) Burr Oak   (2) Fawn River   (3) Findley   (4) Sweet Lake Mobile Home Park  

Post Office


(1) Burr Oak Post Office   (2) Burrows Post Office Historical   (3) Fawn River Post Office Historical   (4) Findley Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Burr Oak Community Schools   (2) Fawn River School   (3) Needham School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Burr Oak Township, Michigan

49030 (pop. 2,488)


Cities Nearby Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Burr Oak Village, MI  (pop. 703) 1.5 Miles
Fawn River Township, MI  (pop. 1,717) 5.1 Miles
Sturgis City, MI  (pop. 10,837) 5.5 Miles
Bronson Township, MI  (pop. 1,444) 5.6 Miles
Colon Township, MI  (pop. 3,350) 6.4 Miles
Colon Village, MI  (pop. 1,378) 7.0 Miles
Noble Township, MI  (pop. 617) 7.1 Miles
Sturgis Township, MI  (pop. 1,908) 7.4 Miles
Matteson Township, MI  (pop. 1,377) 7.7 Miles
Bronson City, MI  (pop. 2,095) 7.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Burr Oak Township, Michigan

269



Elevation in Burr Oak Township, Michigan is 899.0 ft. (274.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Lat: 41.856339 N        Long: -85.344702 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 125   (9.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 87   (6.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 78   (6.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 121   (9.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 162   (12.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 121   (9.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 170   (13.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 71   (5.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 46   (3.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 31   (2.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 8   (0.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 17   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 122   (9.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 122   (9.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 820

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 174

In 3-person carpool : 26

In 4-person carpool : 4

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 2

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 8

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 : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 15

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 68


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 25

5 to 9 minutes : 83

10 to 14 minutes : 177

15 to 19 minutes : 151

20 to 24 minutes : 122

25 to 29 minutes : 116

30 to 34 minutes : 177

35 to 39 minutes : 16

40 to 44 minutes : 31

45 to 59 minutes : 108

60 to 89 minutes : 35

90 or more minutes : 8


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 265

No Social Security income : 657


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 131

No retirement income : 791


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 30

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 31

$20,000 to $24,999 : 43

$25,000 to $29,999 : 27

$30,000 to $34,999 : 36

$35,000 to $39,999 : 34

$40,000 to $44,999 : 78

$45,000 to $49,999 : 44

$50,000 to $59,999 : 87

$60,000 to $74,999 : 103

$75,000 to $99,999 : 119

$100,000 to $124,999 : 29

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $51,250


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Burr Oak Township, Michigan

  • WAWK (1140 AM; 0.25 kW; Kendallville, IN; Owner: Northeast Indiana Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WMSH (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Howe, IN; Owner: Lake Cities Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WLKM (1520 AM; 0.43 kW; Three Rivers, MI; Owner: Impact Radio, Llc)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; 4.1 kW; Portage, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)
  • WTVB (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; Coldwater, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)

FM Radio Stations Near Burr Oak Township, Michigan

  • WLKI (100.3 FM; Angola, IN; Owner: Lake Cities Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WTHD (105.5 FM; Lagrange, IN; Owner: Lake Cities Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; Fulton, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WEAX (88.3 FM; Angola, IN; Owner: Tri-state University)
  • WEAX (88.3 FM; Angola, IN; Owner: Tri-state University)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Topeka, IN; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Constantine, MI; Owner: Living Faith Fellowship And Outreach Ministries, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Fulton, MI; Owner: Veritas Communications Corporation)
  • WOFR (89.5 FM; Schoolcraft, MI; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WHWE (89.7 FM; Howe, IN; Owner: Howe Military School)
  • WCWB (90.1 FM; Ceresco, MI; Owner: Michiana Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCWB (90.1 FM; Tekonsha, MI; Owner: Michiana Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCKZ (91.3 FM; Orland, IN; Owner: Northeast Indiana Public Radio, Inc)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Centreville, MI; Owner: Family First Radio)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Three Rivers, MI; Owner: Old Time Gospel Ministries)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Leonidas, MI; Owner: Smile Fm)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Mendon, MI; Owner: Vineyard Academy)
  • WQKO (91.9 FM; Lagrange, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • WCVM (94.7 FM; Mongo, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • WLKM-FM (95.9 FM; Three Rivers, MI; Owner: Impact Radio, Llc)
  • WYZO (96.5 FM; Portage, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)
  • WNWN-FM (98.5 FM; Tekonsha, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)
  • WMSH-FM (99.3 FM; Howe, IN; Owner: Lake Cities Broadcasting Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 143  (18.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 39  (5.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 90  (11.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 146  (19.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 122  (20.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 92  (15.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 208  (35.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13  (2.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 114 Farms In Burr Oak Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Burr Oak Township, Michigan

  • Sturgis Airport


    (about 5.4 miles in Sturgis, Michigan; Airport Code: IRS)

  • Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International


    (about 28.4 miles in Nazareth, Michigan; Airport Code: AZO)

  • W K Kellogg


    (about 31.7 miles in Battle Creek, Michigan; Airport Code: BTL)

  • Goshen Municipal


    (about 32.5 miles in Foraker, Indiana; Airport Code: GSH)

  • Elkhart Municipal


    (about 34.6 miles in Elkhart, Indiana; Airport Code: EKI)

  • De Kalb County


    (about 40.6 miles in Auburn, Indiana; Airport Code: IN1)

  • Nappanee Municipal


    (about 41.6 miles in Nappanee, Indiana; Airport Code: ZXV)

  • Warsaw Municipal


    (about 47.4 miles in Warsaw, Indiana; Airport Code: WAR)

  • Michiana Regional


    (about 51.0 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend Airport


    (about 51.1 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.43%

Carpooled

12.37%

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

0.15%

Walked

2.55%

Other Means

0.52%

Worked At Home

3.97%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 585

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 37

Female householder, no husband present : 81

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 175

Householder not living alone : 44


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 35

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 36

All other households : 851


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 484

Renter-occupied housing units : 101

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 37

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 59

Renter-occupied housing units : 22

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 190

Renter-occupied housing units : 29


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 32

$10,000 to $14,999 : 55

$15,000 to $19,999 : 57

$20,000 to $24,999 : 61

$25,000 to $29,999 : 47

$30,000 to $34,999 : 64

$35,000 to $39,999 : 44

$40,000 to $44,999 : 108

$45,000 to $49,999 : 56

$50,000 to $59,999 : 88

$60,000 to $74,999 : 107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 140

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,049


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 922

Vacant : 127


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 3

Built 2000 to 2004 : 61

Built 1990 to 1999 : 174

Built 1980 to 1989 : 111

Built 1970 to 1979 : 113

Built 1960 to 1969 : 101

Built 1950 to 1959 : 105

Built 1940 to 1949 : 172

Built 1939 or earlier : 209


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 464

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 287

Electricity : 25

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 26

Coal or coke : 11

Wood : 109

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 27

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $49,999 : 35

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $69,999 : 50

$70,000 to $79,999 : 57

$80,000 to $89,999 : 31

$90,000 to $99,999 : 49

$100,000 to $124,999 : 83

$125,000 to $149,999 : 80

$150,000 to $174,999 : 97

$175,000 to $199,999 : 26

$200,000 to $249,999 : 63

$250,000 to $299,999 : 38

$300,000 to $399,999 : 27

$400,000 to $499,999 : 15

$500,000 to $749,999 : 3

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Burr Oak 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 : 117

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 351

Housing units without a mortgage : 276


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Burr Oak Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $170,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $143,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $157,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $112,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $92,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $98,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $69,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $102,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Burr Oak Township, Michigan: 74.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Burr Oak 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $330,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $330,000
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Burr Oak Township, MI): $44,875
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Burr Oak Township): $78,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Burr Oak Township): $508
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 39.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 37.7%
Electricity: 3.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 13.0%
Coal Or Coke: 1.0%
Wood: 5.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.7%
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 Burr Oak Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Sturgis Home Health Care


     Address: 1613 East Chicago Road, Sturgis, Michigan 49091
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 5/14/1984

Community Health Center Of Bra


     Address: 300 East Chicago Street, Coldwater, Michigan 49036
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/1/1972

Three Rivers Health Home Care & Hospice


     Address: 222 South Main Street, Three Rivers, Michigan 49093
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/5/1995

Cameron Home Health Care N Hospice


     Address: 416 E Maumee St, Angola, Indiana 46703
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/13/1984

Pinnacle Senior Care


     Address: 5228 Lovers Lane, #110, Portage, Michigan 49002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/27/2007

Hospitals Close To Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Sturgis Hospital


     Address: 916 Myrtle Ave, Sturgis, Michigan 49091
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Community Health Center Of Branch County


     Address: 274 E Chicago St, Coldwater, Michigan 49036
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Three Rivers Health


     Address: 701 S Health Parkway, Three Rivers, Michigan 49093
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Parkview Lagrange Hospital


     Address: 207 N Townline Rd, Lagrange, Indiana 46761
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Cameron Memorial Community Hospital Inc


     Address: 416 East Maumee Street, Angola, Indiana 46703
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Froh Community Home


     Address: 307 N Franks Avenue, Sturgis, Michigan 49091
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Fairview Living Centre


     Address: 441 E Main St, Centreville, Michigan 49032
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Maple Lawn Medical Care Facili


     Address: 50 Sanderson Lane, Coldwater, Michigan 49036
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Laurels Of Coldwater,the


     Address: 90 N Michigan Ave, Coldwater, Michigan 49036
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 159
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Riverview Manor


     Address: 55378 Wilbur Rd, Three Rivers, Michigan 49093
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 56 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Burr Oak Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 315
    Disabled Workers: 70
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 25
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



St. Joseph County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.23%
  • Bush & Cheney 60.78%
  • Other 1.00%



(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 Burr Oak Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to St. Joseph County, MI

5.03 % of St. Joseph County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,093

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Kalamazoo County , MI 0.81 % ($32,618 AGI )
  • Cass County , MI 0.54 % ($30,992 AGI )
  • Branch County , MI 0.44 % ($25,901 AGI )

Relocation away from St. Joseph County, MI

5.84 % of St. Joseph 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 $29,988

Michigan Average 5.98 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,727

Michigan Average 0.06 %

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

  • Kalamazoo County , MI 1.06 % ($31,423 AGI )
  • Elkhart County , IN 0.45 % ($30,317 AGI )
  • Lagrange County , IN 0.39 % ($26,517 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 Burr Oak 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 Burr Oak Township, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Burr Oak Township, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 2 n/a 0 1 0 0 5
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 264 n/a 0 137 0 0 610
Robbery 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Assault 1 2 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a 0 5 1 5 3
    per 100,000 125 248 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a 0 685 121 604 366
Burglary 5 4 n/a n/a n/a 0 1 n/a 4 5 4 0 2
    per 100,000 624 496 n/a n/a n/a 0 132 n/a 537 685 484 0 244
Larceny Theft 12 8 n/a n/a n/a 6 6 n/a 12 19 10 25 6
    per 100,000 1,498 993 n/a n/a n/a 780 791 n/a 1,611 2,603 1,209 3,019 732
Vehicle Theft 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 1 n/a 0 1 1 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 132 n/a 0 137 121 121 0
Arson 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a 0 1 1 0 1
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a 0 137 121 0 122
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a 0 2 0 1 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
4 3 n/a n/a n/a 2 2 n/a 4 7 4 7 2
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
2 2 n/a n/a n/a 0 1 n/a 2 4 2 4 2


(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)



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