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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ford River 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
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 67

5 to 9 years : 37

10 to 14 years : 29

15 to 17 years : 63

18 and 19 years : 15

20 years : 33

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 27

25 to 29 years : 40

30 to 34 years : 54

35 to 39 years : 42

40 to 44 years : 96

45 to 49 years : 108

50 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 102

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 66

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 58

75 to 79 years : 23

80 to 84 years : 33

85 years and over : 22

Female:

Under 5 years : 101

5 to 9 years : 37

10 to 14 years : 82

15 to 17 years : 37

18 and 19 years : 18

20 years : 5

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 47

25 to 29 years : 29

30 to 34 years : 48

35 to 39 years : 59

40 to 44 years : 46

45 to 49 years : 88

50 to 54 years : 96

55 to 59 years : 118

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 46

65 and 66 years : 38

67 to 69 years : 45

70 to 74 years : 48

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 66

85 years and over : 50


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 921

Multiple ancestry : 1,158

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 166


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,238

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 : 6

Not a U.S. citizen : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 168

5 to 17 years : 285

18 to 24 years : 161

25 to 34 years : 171

35 to 44 years : 243

45 to 54 years : 367

55 to 59 years : 220

60 and 61 years : 52

62 to 64 years : 112

65 to 74 years : 255

75 years and over : 220

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 160

5 to 17 years : 275

18 to 24 years : 100

25 to 34 years : 104

35 to 44 years : 214

45 to 54 years : 276

55 to 59 years : 162

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 97

65 to 74 years : 202

75 years and over : 161

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 10

18 to 24 years : 55

25 to 34 years : 67

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 91

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 53

75 years and over : 59

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 10

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 866

Female : 922

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 236

Female : 214

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 10

Female : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 1,737

Born in other state in the United States : 414

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 258

Now married, except separated : 928

Divorced : 159

Separated : 2

Widowed : 102

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 95

Now married, except separated : 232

Divorced : 73

Separated : 0

Widowed : 36

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 16

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,020

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

German:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ford River Township, Michigan

  • German: 439   (15.3%)
  • Swedish: 405   (14.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 356   (12.4%)
  • Irish: 287   (10.0%)
  • English: 198   (6.9%)
  • French Canadian: 144   (5.0%)
  • Polish: 142   (5.0%)
  • Norwegian: 125   (4.4%)
  • Other Groups: 100   (3.5%)
  • Belgian: 93   (3.2%)
  • Finnish: 89   (3.1%)
  • Dutch: 82   (2.9%)
  • Scottish: 72   (2.5%)
  • Croatian: 64   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 63   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 44   (1.5%)
  • United States Or American: 44   (1.5%)
  • Yugoslavian: 20   (0.7%)
  • Lithuanian: 17   (0.6%)
  • Hungarian: 14   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 12   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 9   (0.3%)
  • Serbian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.2%)
  • Bulgarian: 5   (0.2%)
  • European: 4   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 4   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 4   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ford River Township, Michigan is 2,254



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ford River Township, Michigan: 1,112
Female Population in Ford River Township, Michigan: 1,142


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ford River Township, Michigan: 47.0
Median Female Resident Age in Ford River Township, Michigan: 48.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ford River Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

50.4

Male

49.7

Female

51.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

25.0

Male

20.5

Female

38.5

Asian


Both sexes

22.0

Male

22.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.5

Male

22.5

Female

30.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

59.5

Male

57.5

Female

61.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.4

Male

49.6

Female

51.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Ford River Township, Michigan


  • White: 2,161
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 32
  • Asian: 6
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 55



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (1.3%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.47%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 42   (4.96%)
  • 9th Grade: 25   (2.95%)
  • 10th Grade: 27   (3.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 11   (1.3%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (2.83%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 305   (36.01%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 68   (8.03%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 101   (11.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 64   (7.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 85   (10.04%)
  • Master's Degree: 63   (7.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (1.42%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.59%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (1.52%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 25   (3.18%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (0.76%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (2.54%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (1.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 27   (3.43%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 300   (38.12%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 80   (10.17%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 87   (11.05%)
  • Associate Degree: 85   (10.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 95   (12.07%)
  • Master's Degree: 29   (3.68%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.76%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Ford River 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 Ford River Township, Michigan.

Area Features of Ford River Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Bark River Township Fire Department   (2) Ford River Township Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Hannahville Tribal Police Department  

Cape


(1) Seagull Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bark River Cemetery   (2) Ford River Cemetery Historical   (3) Schaffer Cemetery   (4) South Ford River Cemetery   (5) South Fork River Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bark River Bible Church   (2) Bark River Church   (3) Ford River Community Chapel   (4) Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church   (5) Salem Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Bark River   (2) Township Of Ford River  

Gut


(1) Sunny Brook  

Island


(1) Round Island  

Lake


(1) First Lake   (2) Henderson Lakes   (3) Little Pine Lake   (4) North Lake   (5) Second Lake   (6) South Lake  

Locale


(1) Bark River Station   (2) Eustis Station Historical   (3) Ford River Station Historical   (4) Harris Station   (5) Park Place Of The North Campground   (6) Schaffer Station  

Park


(1) Hyde Roadside Park   (2) O B Fuller County Park   (3) Pulaski Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bark River   (2) Eustis   (3) Ford River   (4) Harris   (5) Island View   (6) Narenta   (7) Schaffer   (8) Tesch  

Post Office


(1) Bark River Post Office   (2) Eustis Post Office Historical   (3) Ford River Post Office Historical   (4) Harris Post Office   (5) Schaffer Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Bark River-harris School  

Stream


(1) Bark River   (2) Ford River   (3) No See-um Creek   (4) North Branch Bark River   (5) Olson Creek   (6) Pine Creek   (7) Trout Creek  

Tower


(1) Wbdn  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ford River Township, Michigan

49807 (pop. 3,660)


Cities Nearby Ford River Township, Michigan

Bark River Township, MI  (pop. 1,680) 7.0 Miles
Escanaba City, MI  (pop. 12,328) 7.5 Miles
Wells Township, MI  (pop. 4,818) 8.3 Miles
Gourley Township, MI  (pop. 324) 10.5 Miles
Harris Township, MI  (pop. 1,931) 11.7 Miles
Escanaba Township, MI  (pop. 3,467) 11.9 Miles
Gladstone City, MI  (pop. 5,115) 14.3 Miles
Bay De Noc Township, MI  (pop. 352) 14.4 Miles
Cedarville Township, MI  (pop. 293) 16.2 Miles
Powers Village, MI  (pop. 396) 16.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ford River Township, Michigan

906



Elevation in Ford River Township, Michigan is 620.0 ft. (189.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ford River Township, Michigan

Lat: 45.666609 N        Long: -87.178713 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 23   (2.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 24   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 47   (4.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 65   (6.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 112   (11.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 130   (13.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 195   (19.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 124   (12.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 55   (5.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 35   (3.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 20   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 70   (7.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 91   (9.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 790

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 103

In 3-person carpool : 53

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 : 3

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 : 7

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 49


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 39

5 to 9 minutes : 41

10 to 14 minutes : 157

15 to 19 minutes : 382

20 to 24 minutes : 174

25 to 29 minutes : 56

30 to 34 minutes : 51

35 to 39 minutes : 3

40 to 44 minutes : 17

45 to 59 minutes : 8

60 to 89 minutes : 32

90 or more minutes : 2


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 392

No Social Security income : 623


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 296

No retirement income : 719


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 63

$15,000 to $19,999 : 29

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 88

$30,000 to $34,999 : 30

$35,000 to $39,999 : 42

$40,000 to $44,999 : 33

$45,000 to $49,999 : 53

$50,000 to $59,999 : 82

$60,000 to $74,999 : 132

$75,000 to $99,999 : 69

$100,000 to $124,999 : 20

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,226


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ford River Township, Michigan

  • NEW (1220 AM; 2.5 kW; Bark River, MI; Owner: Steven A. Roy, Personal Representative, Estate Of Lyle Evans)
  • WCHT (600 AM; 0.57 kW; Escanaba, MI; Owner: Lake Radio, Inc.)
  • WDBC (680 AM; 10.0 kW; Wells, MI; Owner: Kmb Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (820 AM; 2.5 kW; Bark River, MI; Owner: Steven A.roy, Rep.of The Est.of Lyle Evans)

FM Radio Stations Near Ford River Township, Michigan

  • WYKX (104.7 FM; Cornell, MI; Owner: Kmb Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WGKL (105.5 FM; Escanaba, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WMXG (106.3 FM; Wilson, MI; Owner: Escanaba License Corp.)
  • WXPT (107.3 FM; Powers, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Escanaba, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • WMUP (99.9 FM; Carney, MI; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ford River Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 134  (22.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 39  (6.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 90  (14.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 128  (21.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 134  (30.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 119  (26.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 149  (33.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 87 Farms In Ford River Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ford River Township, Michigan

Northern Michigan Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $238.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ford River Township, Michigan

  • Delta County


    (about 5.8 miles in Wells, Michigan; Airport Code: ESC)

  • Ephraim Gibralter Creek


    (about 36.7 miles in Fish Creek, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI3)

  • Menominee-Marinette Twin County


    (about 43.5 miles in Marinette, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MNM)

  • Menominee County


    (about 43.7 miles in Marinette, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MNM)

  • Ford


    (about 46.3 miles in Iron Mountain, Michigan; Airport Code: IMT)

  • Sawyer International


    (about 48.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • Marquette County


    (about 48.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • K. I. Sawyer AFB


    (about 48.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: SAW)

  • Schoolcraft County


    (about 52.7 miles in Gulliver, Michigan; Airport Code: ISQ)

  • Door County Cherryland


    (about 58.1 miles in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin; Airport Code: SUE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ford River Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.85%

Carpooled

8.73%

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

0.20%

Other Means

1.67%

Worked At Home

2.55%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 559

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 78

Female householder, no husband present : 68

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 237

Householder not living alone : 73


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 6

Male householder and female partner : 64

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 36

All other households : 909


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 559

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 69

Renter-occupied housing units : 9

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 27

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 278

Renter-occupied housing units : 32


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 48

$10,000 to $14,999 : 50

$15,000 to $19,999 : 70

$20,000 to $24,999 : 44

$25,000 to $29,999 : 113

$30,000 to $34,999 : 71

$35,000 to $39,999 : 62

$40,000 to $44,999 : 43

$45,000 to $49,999 : 58

$50,000 to $59,999 : 106

$60,000 to $74,999 : 203

$75,000 to $99,999 : 75

$100,000 to $124,999 : 29

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,202


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,015

Vacant : 187


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 20

Built 2000 to 2004 : 90

Built 1990 to 1999 : 186

Built 1980 to 1989 : 223

Built 1970 to 1979 : 224

Built 1960 to 1969 : 73

Built 1950 to 1959 : 128

Built 1940 to 1949 : 112

Built 1939 or earlier : 146


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 324

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 367

Electricity : 54

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 60

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 192

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 18

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 72

$60,000 to $69,999 : 41

$70,000 to $79,999 : 29

$80,000 to $89,999 : 37

$90,000 to $99,999 : 66

$100,000 to $124,999 : 172

$125,000 to $149,999 : 65

$150,000 to $174,999 : 105

$175,000 to $199,999 : 58

$200,000 to $249,999 : 101

$250,000 to $299,999 : 17

$300,000 to $399,999 : 58

$400,000 to $499,999 : 18

$500,000 to $749,999 : 8

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 19


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ford River 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 : 15

Home equity loan only : 71

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 415

Housing units without a mortgage : 432


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Ford River Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $180,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $138,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $112,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $119,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $87,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $137,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $153,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $97,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ford River Township, Michigan: 70.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Ford River Township, Michigan

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $466,858
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $466,858
2004        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,626,867
  Two Family 4 8 $793,130
  Three and Four Family 3 9 $761,495
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 27 $3,181,492
2005        
  Single Family 19 19 $3,783,387
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $3,783,387
2006        
  Single Family 18 18 $2,383,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $2,383,200


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ford River Township, MI): $42,260
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ford River Township): $92,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ford River Township): $484
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ford River Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 29.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 37.1%
Electricity: 5.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 17.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 10.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
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 Ford River Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ford River Township, Michigan

St. Francis Home Health Care


     Address: 901 North Lincoln Road, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/3/1992

Dickinson Home Health


     Address: 617 North Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1996

North Woods Home Nursing


     Address: Po Box 307, Manistique, Michigan 49854
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/8/1985

Schoolcraft Memorial Homecare


     Address: 131 South Cedar Street, Manistique, Michigan 49854
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/13/1995

Caregivers Home Hlth


     Address: Po Box 436, Marinette, Wisconsin 54143
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/24/1999

Hospitals Close To Ford River Township, Michigan

St Francis Hospital


     Address: 3401 Ludington St, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Dickinson County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1721 S Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Bay Area Med Ctr


     Address: 3100 Shore Dr, Marinette, Wisconsin 54143
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Door County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 323 South 18th Avenue, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin 54235
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Bond Health Center Inc


     Address: 820 Arbutus Ave-po Box 357, Oconto, Wisconsin 54153
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Nursing Homes Close To Ford River Township, Michigan

Christian Park Village


     Address: 2525 7th Avenue South, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Christian Park Health Care Center


     Address: 2415 5th Ave South, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Pinecrest Medical Care Facility


     Address: N15995 Main Street, Powers, Michigan 49874
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 166
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Roubal Care And Rehab Center


     Address: N 306 Maple Street, Stephenson, Michigan 49887
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Good Samaritan Society-scandia Village


     Address: 290 Smith Dr, Sister Bay, Wisconsin 54234
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ford River Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 88 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ford River Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 490
    Disabled Workers: 115
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Delta County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.76%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.32%
  • Other 0.92%



(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 Ford River Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Delta County, MI

3.98 % of Delta County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,196

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,846

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Menominee County , MI 0.41 % ($24,283 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.34 % ($37,700 AGI )
  • Schoolcraft County , MI 0.16 % ($31,652 AGI )

Relocation away from Delta County, MI

4.45 % of Delta 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 $31,541

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Menominee County , MI 0.35 % ($29,942 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.33 % ($28,896 AGI )
  • Brown County , WI 0.21 % ($34,742 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 Ford River Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Ford River Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/25/1998, 04:55 pm 0 0 $75K --
05/17/1998, 10:10 pm 0 2 $400K --
07/08/1996, 01:08 pm 0 0 $2K --
         





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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 Ford River 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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