Header
Bookmark and Share

Cheshire Township, Michigan Complete Analysis

   (County: Allegan County)

Narrow Your Investigation To Make Informed Decisions?

All | Demographics | Education | Geography | Economic | Housing | Government | Taxes | Weather | Crime

Demographics Analysis

The people of Cheshire 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
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 63

5 to 9 years : 74

10 to 14 years : 93

15 to 17 years : 51

18 and 19 years : 26

20 years : 28

21 years : 22

22 to 24 years : 13

25 to 29 years : 33

30 to 34 years : 89

35 to 39 years : 91

40 to 44 years : 55

45 to 49 years : 195

50 to 54 years : 105

55 to 59 years : 62

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 48

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 32

70 to 74 years : 26

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 11

Female:

Under 5 years : 44

5 to 9 years : 133

10 to 14 years : 78

15 to 17 years : 32

18 and 19 years : 47

20 years : 15

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 49

25 to 29 years : 13

30 to 34 years : 89

35 to 39 years : 90

40 to 44 years : 85

45 to 49 years : 192

50 to 54 years : 89

55 to 59 years : 76

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 37

65 and 66 years : 31

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 36

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 68

85 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,079

Multiple ancestry : 959

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 70

Ancestry not reported : 386


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,472

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 22

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 107

5 to 17 years : 461

18 to 24 years : 207

25 to 34 years : 224

35 to 44 years : 321

45 to 54 years : 581

55 to 59 years : 138

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 85

65 to 74 years : 173

75 years and over : 136

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 107

5 to 17 years : 427

18 to 24 years : 196

25 to 34 years : 193

35 to 44 years : 294

45 to 54 years : 440

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 47

65 to 74 years : 120

75 years and over : 69

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 27

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 31

35 to 44 years : 20

45 to 54 years : 141

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 38

65 to 74 years : 45

75 years and over : 67

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 7

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,021

Female : 993

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 176

Female : 282

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 15

Female : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 1,904

Born in other state in the United States : 301

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 22


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 334

Now married, except separated : 998

Divorced : 157

Separated : 13

Widowed : 55

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 56

Now married, except separated : 238

Divorced : 70

Separated : 25

Widowed : 48

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,356

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Cheshire Township, Michigan

  • German: 484   (21.7%)
  • English: 271   (12.1%)
  • Irish: 264   (11.8%)
  • Dutch: 233   (10.4%)
  • Other Groups: 228   (10.2%)
  • United States Or American: 201   (9.0%)
  • Polish: 124   (5.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 68   (3.0%)
  • Scottish: 63   (2.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 45   (2.0%)
  • Swedish: 39   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 33   (1.5%)
  • Italian: 33   (1.5%)
  • Czech: 27   (1.2%)
  • Russian: 24   (1.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 19   (0.9%)
  • Ukrainian: 17   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 9   (0.4%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 9   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 8   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 3   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Cheshire Township, Michigan is 2,494



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Cheshire Township, Michigan: 1,212
Female Population in Cheshire Township, Michigan: 1,282


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Cheshire Township, Michigan: 40.5
Median Female Resident Age in Cheshire Township, Michigan: 44.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Cheshire Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

42.2

Male

41.3

Female

43.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

51.8

Male

54.0

Female

50.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

31.5

Male

24.0

Female

39.5

Asian


Both sexes

45.5

Male

42.0

Female

45.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

49.5

Male

49.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

36.3

Male

49.0

Female

17.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.5

Male

25.5

Female

15.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.0

Male

25.5

Female

17.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.6

Male

41.7

Female

43.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Cheshire Township, Michigan


  • White: 2,227
  • African American: 175
  • American Indian: 5
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 7
  • Two or More Races: 80



(updated 2013)













Back to Top

Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (1.53%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 35   (4.85%)
  • 9th Grade: 22   (3.05%)
  • 10th Grade: 38   (5.27%)
  • 11th Grade: 28   (3.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 43   (5.96%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 288   (39.94%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 52   (7.21%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 59   (8.18%)
  • Associate Degree: 41   (5.69%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 67   (9.29%)
  • Master's Degree: 21   (2.91%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (1.25%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.55%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (1.74%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.54%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 31   (4.15%)
  • 9th Grade: 33   (4.42%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (3.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (2.68%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 41   (5.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 317   (42.44%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 46   (6.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 73   (9.77%)
  • Associate Degree: 34   (4.55%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 73   (9.77%)
  • Master's Degree: 33   (4.42%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Cheshire Township, Michigan

  • Bloomingdale Public School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 217, Bloomingdale, MI 49026, Phone: (269) 521-3900, Students: 1,451 )

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

  • Bloomingdale Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: P.o. Box 217, Bloomingdale, MI 49026, Phone: (269) 521-3935, Students: 393 )

  • Bloomingdale Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P.o. Box 217, Bloomingdale, MI 49026, Phone: (269) 521-3950, Students: 338 )

  • Pullman Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: P.o. Box 217, Bloomingdale, MI 49026, Phone: (269) 236-5235, Students: 295 )

  • Bloomingdale Pre School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: P.o. Box 217, Bloomingdale, MI 49026, Phone: (269) 521-3935, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Cheshire Township, Michigan

  • Bloomingdale High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 217, Bloomingdale, MI 49026, Phone: (269) 521-3910, Students: 373 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Cheshire Township, Michigan

  • Bloomingdale Branch Library


    109 East Kalamazoo Avenue, Bloomingdale, MI 49026

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Cheshire Township, Michigan


  • American Heritage Museum Inc


    2423 Township Highway 220, Bloomingdale, OH 43910

  • Asia Minor And Pontos Hellenic Research Center Inc


    200 Rosedale Ct, Bloomingdale, IL 60108

  • Bloomingdale Area Historical Association


    Po Box 12, Bloomingdale, MI 49026

  • Bloomingdale Museum


    109 E Kalamazoo St, Bloomingdale, MI 49026

  • Friends Of The Kinnelon Historical Commission Inc


    25 Kiel Ave, Bloomingdale, NJ 07403

  • The Uss America Museum Foundation Inc


    10 Summit Avenue, Bloomingdale, NJ 07403

(updated 2014)



Back to Top

Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Cheshire Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Bloomingdale Museum   (2) Bloomingdale Police Department   (3) Bloomingdale Public Library   (4) Bloomingdale Township Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Great Bear Lake Drain  

Cemetery


(1) Base Line Cemetery   (2) Evergreen Cemetery   (3) Indian Cemetery   (4) Lindsley Cemetery   (5) Pecktown Cemetery   (6) Spring Grove Cemetery   (7) Thompson Cemetery   (8) Tucker Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bloomingdale Bible Church   (2) Bloomingdale Christian Church   (3) Bloomingdale Methodist Church   (4) Chesire Hills Baptist Church   (5) Congregational Church Of God   (6) Messiah Church   (7) Town Line Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Bloomingdale   (2) Township Of Cheshire   (3) Village Of Bloomingdale  

Lake


(1) Abernathy Lake   (2) Chase Lake   (3) Duck Lake   (4) Eagle Lake   (5) Great Bear Lake   (6) Lake Eleven   (7) Lake Fourteen   (8) Martin Lake   (9) Max Lake   (10) Mud Lake   (11) Munn Lake   (12) Muskrat Lake   (13) North Scott Lake   (14) Skunk Lake   (15) Smith Lake   (16) Stillwell Lake   (17) Swan Lake   (18) Thayer Lake   (19) Three Legged Lake   (20) Twin Lakes   (21) Upper Jeptha Lake  

Locale


(1) Berlamont Station Historical   (2) Bloomingdale Station Historical   (3) Cheshire Hills Golf Course   (4) Dutch Sport Park   (5) Jeptha Lake Golf Course   (6) Spring Valley Campground   (7) Swan Lake Store And Campground  

Park


(1) Bloomingdale Depot Historical Museum   (2) Kal-haven Trail State Park   (3) Kalamazoo And South Haven Railroad Historical Marker  

Populated Place


(1) Berlamont   (2) Bloomingdale   (3) Cheshire Center   (4) Country Holiday Estates Mobile Home Park   (5) Swan Lake Mobile Estates  

Post Office


(1) Berlamont Post Office Historical   (2) Bloomingdale Post Office   (3) Chesire Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Base Line School   (2) Beachwood School   (3) Bloomingdale Elementary School   (4) Bloomingdale High School   (5) Brown School   (6) Evergreen School   (7) Healy School   (8) Lindsley School   (9) Marble School   (10) Moon School   (11) Munn School   (12) Scott School   (13) Speicher School  

Stream


(1) Haven And Max Lake Drain  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Cheshire Township, Michigan

49026 (pop. 2,650)


Cities Nearby Cheshire Township, Michigan

Bloomingdale Village, MI  (pop. 594) 5.1 Miles
Bloomingdale Township, MI  (pop. 3,419) 5.3 Miles
Lee Township, MI  (pop. 4,129) 6.2 Miles
Trowbridge Township, MI  (pop. 2,549) 6.7 Miles
Valley Township, MI  (pop. 1,975) 6.7 Miles
Allegan City, MI  (pop. 4,838) 7.2 Miles
Gobles City, MI  (pop. 795) 7.8 Miles
Allegan Township, MI  (pop. 4,615) 8.4 Miles
Pine Grove Township, MI  (pop. 2,895) 9.1 Miles
Clyde Township, MI  (pop. 2,186) 9.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Cheshire Township, Michigan

269



Elevation in Cheshire Township, Michigan is 712.0 ft. (217.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Cheshire Township, Michigan

Lat: 42.457708 N        Long: -85.955071 W



Back to Top

Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 26   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 41   (4.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 59   (6.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 137   (14.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 130   (13.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 138   (14.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 104   (10.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 31   (3.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 28   (2.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 33   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 103   (10.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 136   (14.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 950

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 95

In 3-person carpool : 7

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 : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 15

Other means : 5

Worked at home : 41


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 27

5 to 9 minutes : 18

10 to 14 minutes : 207

15 to 19 minutes : 112

20 to 24 minutes : 171

25 to 29 minutes : 60

30 to 34 minutes : 65

35 to 39 minutes : 50

40 to 44 minutes : 58

45 to 59 minutes : 181

60 to 89 minutes : 69

90 or more minutes : 54


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 278

No Social Security income : 719


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 182

No retirement income : 815


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 39

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 42

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 33

$40,000 to $44,999 : 52

$45,000 to $49,999 : 67

$50,000 to $59,999 : 122

$60,000 to $74,999 : 93

$75,000 to $99,999 : 135

$100,000 to $124,999 : 53

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $56,563


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Cheshire Township, Michigan

  • WPNW (1260 AM; 10.0 kW; Holland, MI; Owner: Lanser Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20.0 kW; Moline, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WSJM (1400 AM; 0.88 kW; Benton Harbor, MI; Owner: Wsjm, Inc.)
  • WKPR (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Kalamazoo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WDOW (1440 AM; 1.0 kW; Dowagiac, MI; Owner: Langford Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WDOW (1440 AM; 2.3 kW; Dowagiac, MI; Owner: Langford Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WHTC (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Holland, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; 4.1 kW; Portage, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)
  • WKZO (590 AM; 5.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WMFN (640 AM; 1.2 kW; Zeeland, MI; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WHIT (940 AM; 1.0 kW; South Haven, MI; Owner: Wsjm Inc)
  • WAKV (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Otsego, MI; Owner: Vintage Radio Enterprises, L.l.c.)

FM Radio Stations Near Cheshire Township, Michigan

  • WQXC-FM (100.9 FM; Otsego, MI; Owner: Forum Communications, Inc.)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Western Michigan University)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; Augusta, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WCSY (103.7 FM; Covert, MI; Owner: Wsjm Inc)
  • WVFM (106.5 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WIRX (107.1 FM; Benton Harbor, MI; Owner: Wsjm, Inc.)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • 980512MC (88.7 FM; Coloma, MI; Owner: Superior Communications)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Western Michigan University)
  • WGNB (89.3 FM; Zeeland, MI; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WOFR (89.5 FM; Schoolcraft, MI; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Hickory Corners, MI; Owner: Holy Family Oratory Of St. Philip Neri)
  • WAYO (89.9 FM; Benton Harbor, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WTHS (89.9 FM; Holland, MI; Owner: Hope College)
  • WXPZ (90.1 FM; Glenn, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications Inc.)
  • WCFG (90.9 FM; Augusta, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WCSG (91.3 FM; Moline, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WTNP (91.9 FM; Hickory Corners, MI; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • WHPD (92.1 FM; Dowagiac, MI; Owner: Lesea Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WZUU (92.5 FM; Oshtemo, MI; Owner: Forum Communications, Inc.)
  • WYVN (92.7 FM; Saugatuck, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; Shelbyville, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WTNR (94.5 FM; Zeeland, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSJM-FM (94.9 FM; Benton Harbor, MI; Owner: Wsjm, Inc.)
  • WYZO (96.5 FM; Portage, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)
  • WGRD-FM (97.9 FM; Moline, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WCXT (98.3 FM; Coloma, MI; Owner: Wsjm Inc)
  • WJQK (99.3 FM; Zeeland, MI; Owner: Lanser Broadcasting Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Cheshire Township, Michigan

  • WWMT (Channel 3; Shelbyville, MI; Owner: Freedom Broadcasting Of Michigan Licensee, L.l.c.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; Cloverdale, MI; Owner: Wood License Company, Llc)
  • WGVK (Channel 52; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; Cloverdale, MI; Owner: Christian Faith Broadcast, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Cheshire Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 105  (20.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 20  (4.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 40  (7.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (2.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 108  (21.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 129  (25.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 131  (26.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 145  (28.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 68 Farms In Cheshire Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Cheshire Township, Michigan

Chemical Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 158

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Cheshire Township, Michigan

  • Tulip City


    (about 21.1 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • West Michigan Regional


    (about 21.2 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International


    (about 25.6 miles in Nazareth, Michigan; Airport Code: AZO)

  • Park Township


    (about 25.6 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: HLM)

  • Southwest Michigan Regional


    (about 33.2 miles in Benton Harbor, Michigan; Airport Code: BEH)

  • Ross Field


    (about 33.2 miles in Benton Harbor, Michigan; Airport Code: BEH)

  • Kent County


    (about 36.5 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Gerald R. Ford International


    (about 36.5 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • W K Kellogg


    (about 37.5 miles in Battle Creek, Michigan; Airport Code: BTL)

  • Elkhart Municipal


    (about 50.9 miles in Elkhart, Indiana; Airport Code: EKI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Cheshire Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.99%

Carpooled

9.65%

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

1.63%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.73%



(updated 2010)





Back to Top

Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 622

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 42

Female householder, no husband present : 91

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 190

Householder not living alone : 52


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 38

Female householder and female partner : 6

Female householder and male partner : 36

All other households : 917


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 530

Renter-occupied housing units : 92

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 61

Renter-occupied housing units : 30

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 227

Renter-occupied housing units : 15


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 41

$10,000 to $14,999 : 55

$15,000 to $19,999 : 73

$20,000 to $24,999 : 47

$25,000 to $29,999 : 61

$30,000 to $34,999 : 53

$35,000 to $39,999 : 47

$40,000 to $44,999 : 76

$45,000 to $49,999 : 66

$50,000 to $59,999 : 141

$60,000 to $74,999 : 119

$75,000 to $99,999 : 135

$100,000 to $124,999 : 57

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,173


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 997

Vacant : 176


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 4

Built 2000 to 2004 : 120

Built 1990 to 1999 : 224

Built 1980 to 1989 : 139

Built 1970 to 1979 : 221

Built 1960 to 1969 : 106

Built 1950 to 1959 : 105

Built 1940 to 1949 : 17

Built 1939 or earlier : 237


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 38

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 493

Electricity : 45

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 236

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 158

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 19

No fuel used : 8


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Cheshire Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 12

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 58

$60,000 to $69,999 : 53

$70,000 to $79,999 : 27

$80,000 to $89,999 : 22

$90,000 to $99,999 : 36

$100,000 to $124,999 : 201

$125,000 to $149,999 : 99

$150,000 to $174,999 : 46

$175,000 to $199,999 : 110

$200,000 to $249,999 : 41

$250,000 to $299,999 : 35

$300,000 to $399,999 : 37

$400,000 to $499,999 : 7

$500,000 to $749,999 : 8

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Cheshire 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 : 46

Home equity loan only : 93

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 370

Housing units without a mortgage : 344


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $173,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $124,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $67,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $127,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $106,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $108,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $127,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $156,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Cheshire Township, Michigan: 73.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Cheshire Township, Michigan

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Cheshire 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 4 4 $449,116
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $449,116
2000        
  Single Family 21 21 $1,939,918
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

21 21 $1,939,918
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 26 26 $2,780,258
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

26 26 $2,780,258
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 20 20 $2,148,754
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $2,148,754
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $1,116,490
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $1,116,490
2006        
  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 (Cheshire Township, MI): $40,405
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Cheshire Township): $91,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Cheshire Township): $493
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Cheshire Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 1.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 59.1%
Electricity: 2.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 29.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 7.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Back to Top

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



Health Care Centers Close To Cheshire Township, Michigan

Allegan Homecare


     Address: 570 Linn Street, Suite 4, Allegan, Michigan 49010
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/4/1998

Lakeview Home Health Services


     Address: 822 E Michigan, P O 143, Paw Paw, Michigan 49079
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/13/1996

Borgess Visiting Nurses


     Address: 348 North Burdick St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Paragon Home Healthcare, Inc


     Address: 5106 Lovers Lane, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/14/2007

Bronson Home Health Care


     Address: 820 John Street, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/6/1995

Hospitals Close To Cheshire Township, Michigan

Allegan General Hospital


     Address: 555 Linn Street, Allegan, Michigan 49010
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Lakeview Community Hospital


     Address: 408 Hazen Street, Paw Paw, Michigan 49079
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Bronson Methodist Hospital


     Address: 601 John Street, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Borgess Medical Center


     Address: 1521 Gull Road, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49024
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

South Haven Community Hospital


     Address: 955 S Bailey Ave, South Haven, Michigan 49090
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Cheshire Township, Michigan

Allegan County Medical Care Fa


     Address: 3265 122nd Ave R2, Allegan, Michigan 49010
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Metron Of Allegan


     Address: 1200 Ely St, Allegan, Michigan 49010
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Harold And Grace Upjohn Commun


     Address: 2400 Portage St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Heartland Health Care Center-kalamazoo


     Address: 3625 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 133
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Friendship Village


     Address: 1400 N Drake Rd, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Cheshire Township, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 20 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Cheshire Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 280
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 40
    Spouses Workers: 25
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)



Allegan County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.90%
  • Bush & Cheney 63.11%
  • Other 0.98%



(updated 2004)



Back to Top

Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to Allegan County, MI

6.36 % of Allegan County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,012

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $50,278

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 1.56 % ($40,551 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 1.26 % ($40,250 AGI )
  • Kalamazoo County , MI 0.82 % ($40,391 AGI )

Relocation away from Allegan County, MI

6.86 % of Allegan 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 $35,274

Michigan Average 5.98 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,250

Michigan Average 0.06 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 1.44 % ($36,279 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 1.10 % ($30,313 AGI )
  • Kalamazoo County , MI 1.06 % ($30,944 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)



Back to Top

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 Cheshire Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Cheshire Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/30/2004, 02:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/13/1999, 09:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/02/1999, 01:00 am 0 0 $10K --
         





Back to Top

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 Cheshire Township, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Cheshire Township, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 1 n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 193 n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape 1 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 188 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery 0 0 0 n/a 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a 0 196 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault 3 4 2 n/a 0 1 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 565 749 385 n/a 0 196 198 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary 12 5 5 n/a 2 4 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 2,260 936 963 n/a 388 784 397 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 26 12 14 n/a 12 17 23 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 4,896 2,247 2,697 n/a 2,326 3,333 4,563 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 2 1 2 n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 377 187 385 n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson 0 0 1 n/a 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 193 n/a 194 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
1 1 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
10 5 6 n/a 4 5 6 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
6 3 3 n/a 2 3 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a


(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)



Back to Top



Do you want to research cheshire township, michigan? If you are considering a move, want to view where your friends live,
or just discovering a new place to travel, our data will interest you!

Use any data on this web site at your own risk. citymelt.com does not warrant or certify the correctness of data.