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   (County: Cheboygan County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Forest 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
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 9 years : 11

10 to 14 years : 27

15 to 17 years : 12

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 13

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 11

40 to 44 years : 15

45 to 49 years : 54

50 to 54 years : 60

55 to 59 years : 40

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 18

65 and 66 years : 35

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 32

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 17

Female:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 9 years : 28

10 to 14 years : 6

15 to 17 years : 28

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 16

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 3

25 to 29 years : 9

30 to 34 years : 12

35 to 39 years : 31

40 to 44 years : 4

45 to 49 years : 56

50 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 45

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 3

70 to 74 years : 7

75 to 79 years : 19

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 20


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 315

Multiple ancestry : 455

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 139


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 897

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 : 3

Not a U.S. citizen : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 112

18 to 24 years : 53

25 to 34 years : 34

35 to 44 years : 61

45 to 54 years : 223

55 to 59 years : 75

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 63

65 to 74 years : 87

75 years and over : 125

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 17 years : 91

18 to 24 years : 40

25 to 34 years : 23

35 to 44 years : 51

45 to 54 years : 181

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 57

65 to 74 years : 83

75 years and over : 107

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 15

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 18

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 : 3

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 390

Female : 361

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 49

Female : 97

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 6

Female : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 742

Born in other state in the United States : 136

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 12


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 94

Now married, except separated : 348

Divorced : 150

Separated : 0

Widowed : 69

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 35

Now married, except separated : 30

Divorced : 19

Separated : 10

Widowed : 19

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 852

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Forest Township, Michigan

  • German: 224   (22.6%)
  • United States Or American: 132   (13.3%)
  • English: 131   (13.2%)
  • Irish: 111   (11.2%)
  • Other Groups: 81   (8.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 72   (7.3%)
  • Polish: 62   (6.3%)
  • French Canadian: 41   (4.1%)
  • Scottish: 28   (2.8%)
  • Dutch: 21   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 16   (1.6%)
  • Italian: 13   (1.3%)
  • Swedish: 12   (1.2%)
  • Swiss: 10   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 8   (0.8%)
  • European: 6   (0.6%)
  • Slovak: 5   (0.5%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Forest Township, Michigan is 909



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Forest Township, Michigan: 445
Female Population in Forest Township, Michigan: 464


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Forest Township, Michigan: 51.9
Median Female Resident Age in Forest Township, Michigan: 49.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Forest Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

48.9

Male

49.7

Female

48.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

39.5

Male

39.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

51.0

Male

59.5

Female

30.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

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

26.5

Male

25.5

Female

26.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.5

Male

21.0

Female

45.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.0

Male

49.7

Female

48.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Forest Township, Michigan


  • White: 890
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 19



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.53%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (1.34%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.8%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (7.75%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (4.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 27   (7.22%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (4.55%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (2.41%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 175   (46.79%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 30   (8.02%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 30   (8.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 13   (3.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12   (3.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (1.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (1.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 16   (4.52%)
  • 9th Grade: 26   (7.34%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (1.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (4.24%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (3.95%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 158   (44.63%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 25   (7.06%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 53   (14.97%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (4.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11   (3.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (1.13%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.85%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







Museums Near Forest Township, Michigan


  • Bois Forte Heritage Center


    1500 Bois Forte Rd, Tower, MN 55790

  • Tower-soudan Historical Society


    Po Box 465, Tower, MN 55790

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Forest Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Leo E Goetz County Airport  

Building


(1) Forest - Waverly Fire Department   (2) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Onaway Field Office   (3) Onaway Area Ambulance Service   (4) Onaway Branch Library   (5) Onaway Fire Department   (6) United Auto Workers Family Education Center Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Elmwood Cemetery   (2) Forest Lawn Cemetery   (3) Reuther S Graves   (4) Saint Paul S Catholic Cemetery   (5) Waverly Cemetery  

Church


(1) Community Of Christ   (2) Joy Community Church   (3) Saint Paul S Catholic Church   (4) Seventh-day Adventist Church   (5) Tower Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Onaway   (2) Township Of Forest   (3) Township Of Waverly  

Dam


(1) Kleber Dam  

Forest


(1) Black Lake State Forest  

Hospital


(1) Onaway Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Dorsy Lake   (2) Marsh Lake   (3) Mclavey Lake  

Locale


(1) Black Lake Golf Course   (2) Onaway Motor Speedway   (3) Rowe School   (4) School 1   (5) School 2   (6) Tower Station Historical   (7) Waveland  

Park


(1) Edna Lound Recreational Park  

Populated Place


(1) Black Lake   (2) Hangore Heights   (3) Tower  

Post Office


(1) Allis Post Office Historical   (2) Midway Post Office Historical   (3) Tower Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Kleber Pond   (2) Tower Pond  

School


(1) Roberts School   (2) School 4   (3) Seventh-day Adventist School  

Stream


(1) Bowen Creek   (2) Fisher Creek   (3) Gillis Creek   (4) Little Mcmasters Creek   (5) Lyons Creek   (6) Mcmasters Creek   (7) Milligan Creek   (8) Stewart Creek   (9) Stony Creek   (10) Sturgis Creek   (11) Welch Creek  

Swamp


(1) Grass Lake  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Forest Township, Michigan

49792 (pop. 69)


Cities Nearby Forest Township, Michigan

Onaway City, MI  (pop. 1,025) 4.2 Miles
Walker Township, MI  (pop. 269) 5.4 Miles
Waverly Township, MI  (pop. 425) 6.3 Miles
Allis Township, MI  (pop. 939) 6.7 Miles
North Allis Township, MI  (pop. 442) 8.0 Miles
Millersburg Village, MI  (pop. 204) 11.7 Miles
Case Township, MI  (pop. 846) 11.7 Miles
Canada Creek Ranch Cdp, MI  (pop. 370) 12.1 Miles
Ellis Township, MI  (pop. 575) 12.2 Miles
Nunda Township, MI  (pop. 1,248) 12.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Forest Township, Michigan

989



Elevation in Forest Township, Michigan is 915.0 ft. (279.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Forest Township, Michigan

Lat: 45.326968 N        Long: -84.300129 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 17   (5.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 11   (3.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 17   (5.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 17   (5.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 49   (15.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 40   (12.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 40   (12.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 31   (9.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 23   (7.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 9   (2.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 20   (6.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 21   (6.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 18   (5.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 248

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 15

In 3-person carpool : 5

In 4-person carpool : 4

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 5

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 : 4

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 9


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 24

5 to 9 minutes : 48

10 to 14 minutes : 37

15 to 19 minutes : 47

20 to 24 minutes : 15

25 to 29 minutes : 12

30 to 34 minutes : 24

35 to 39 minutes : 5

40 to 44 minutes : 5

45 to 59 minutes : 39

60 to 89 minutes : 31

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 211

No Social Security income : 218


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 135

No retirement income : 294


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 35

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $44,999 : 37

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 36

$60,000 to $74,999 : 18

$75,000 to $99,999 : 5

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,786


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Forest Township, Michigan

  • NEW (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Barbara Lynch)
  • WHAK (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Rogers City, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)

FM Radio Stations Near Forest Township, Michigan

  • WMJZ-FM (101.5 FM; Johannesburg, MI; Owner: Darby Advertising, Inc.)
  • WMKC (102.9 FM; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WGFM (105.1 FM; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WGFM (105.1 FM; Indian River, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WHSB (107.7 FM; Lachine, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)
  • WBLW (88.1 FM; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Grace Baptist Church)
  • WKKM (88.5 FM; Lachine, MI; Owner: Michigan Community Radio)
  • WTLI (89.3 FM; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Superior Communications)
  • WPHN (90.5 FM; Hillman, MI; Owner: Northern Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • WCML-FM (91.7 FM; Hillman, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WFDX (92.5 FM; Johannesburg, MI; Owner: Northern Michigan Radio, Inc.)
  • WAVC (93.9 FM; Lewiston, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WKJZ (94.9 FM; Hillman, MI; Owner: Carroll Enterprises, Inc.)
  • NEW (95.3 FM; Waters, MI; Owner: Darby Advertising, Inc.)
  • WRGZ (96.7 FM; Rogers City, MI; Owner: Watz Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (97.7 FM; Cheboygan, MI; Owner: Vargas, Mary)
  • WATZ-FM (99.3 FM; Hubbard Lake, MI; Owner: Watz Radio, Inc.)
  • WHAK-FM (99.9 FM; Rogers City, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Forest Township, Michigan

  • WTOM-TV (Channel 4; Cheboygan, MI; Owner: Barrington Traverse City License Llc)
  • WFUP (Channel 45; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Cadillac Telecasting Co.)
  • WCML (Channel 6; Hillman, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Forest Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 26  (14.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 17  (9.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 22  (12.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (2.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 37  (20.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 25  (16.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 52  (33.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 44  (28.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (1.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Forest Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Forest Township, Michigan

  • Cheboygan County


    (about 24.9 miles in Mullett Lake, Michigan; Airport Code: UXU)

  • Cheboygan City/County


    (about 25.0 miles in Mullett Lake, Michigan; Airport Code: UXU)

  • Gaylord Regional


    (about 29.1 miles in Gaylord, Michigan; Airport Code: GLR)

  • Pellston Regional Airport of Emmet County


    (about 29.2 miles in Pellston, Michigan; Airport Code: PLN)

  • Harbor Springs Airport


    (about 30.5 miles in Conway, Michigan; Airport Code: RQR)

  • Boyne Mountain


    (about 32.3 miles in Boyne City, Michigan; Airport Code: MI5)

  • Alpena County Regional


    (about 39.9 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Phelps/Collins


    (about 40.0 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Mackinac Island Airport


    (about 40.6 miles in Mackinac Island, Michigan; Airport Code: MCD)

  • Charlevoix Municipal


    (about 47.4 miles in Bay Shore, Michigan; Airport Code: CVX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Forest Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

64.33%

Carpooled

31.10%

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

1.22%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

3.35%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 179

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 23

Female householder, no husband present : 60

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 128

Householder not living alone : 39


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 29

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 387


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 157

Renter-occupied housing units : 22

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 32

Renter-occupied housing units : 28

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 138

Renter-occupied housing units : 29


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 31

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 88

$20,000 to $24,999 : 56

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 28

$35,000 to $39,999 : 39

$40,000 to $44,999 : 45

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 52

$60,000 to $74,999 : 26

$75,000 to $99,999 : 5

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Total : 648


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 429

Vacant : 219


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 19

Built 1990 to 1999 : 140

Built 1980 to 1989 : 81

Built 1970 to 1979 : 117

Built 1960 to 1969 : 88

Built 1950 to 1959 : 78

Built 1940 to 1949 : 19

Built 1939 or earlier : 98


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 259

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 89

Electricity : 2

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 26

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 53

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Forest Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 33

$60,000 to $69,999 : 36

$70,000 to $79,999 : 3

$80,000 to $89,999 : 35

$90,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 31

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $174,999 : 48

$175,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 4

$300,000 to $399,999 : 10

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Forest 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 : 32

Home equity loan only : 19

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 96

Housing units without a mortgage : 195


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $87,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $89,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $107,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $109,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $62,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $82,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $29,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $61,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Forest Township, Michigan: 66.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Forest Township, MI): $28,424
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Forest Township): $65,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Forest Township): $436
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Forest Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 54.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 21.8%
Electricity: 1.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 11.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Forest Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Forest Township, Michigan

Vitalcare, Inc.


     Address: 761 Lafayette Ave, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/10/1984

District Health Department 4


     Address: 100 Woods Circle, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 9/21/1966

Alpena Gen Hosp Home Care


     Address: 1521 W. Chisholm St, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: Government - Combination Govt & Voluntary
     Certified Date: 11/24/1992

Mercy Amicare


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

Northwest Michigan Community Health Agency


     Address: 220 West Garfield, Charlevoix, Michigan 49720
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/24/1967

Hospitals Close To Forest Township, Michigan

Cheboygan Memorial Hospital


     Address: 748 S Main, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Otsego Memorial Hospital


     Address: 825 N Center Ave, Gaylord, Michigan 49735
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Alpena General Hospital


     Address: 1501 W Chisholm St, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Mercy Hospital - Grayling


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

Northern Michigan Regional Hospital


     Address: 416 Connable Ave, Petoskey, Michigan 49770
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Forest Township, Michigan

Medilodge Of Hillman


     Address: 631 Caring St, Hillman, Michigan 49746
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Cheboygan Mem Hospital Ltcu


     Address: 748 S Main St, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Tendercare Health Center Of Cheboygan


     Address: 824 S Huron Po Box 408, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Tendercare Health Center-rogers City


     Address: 555 N Bradley Hwy, Rogers City, Michigan 49779
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Otsego Memorial Hospital Ltcu


     Address: 825 N Center St, Gaylord, Michigan 49735
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Forest Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 173 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Forest Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 50
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 5
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 5


(updated 2007)



Cheboygan County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.78%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.15%
  • Other 1.06%



(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 Forest Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Cheboygan County, MI

5.96 % of Cheboygan County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $46,986

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Emmet County , MI 0.97 % ($33,196 AGI )
  • Wayne County , MI 0.34 % ($51,667 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.24 % ($119,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Cheboygan County, MI

6.16 % of Cheboygan 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 $28,148

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Emmet County , MI 1.16 % ($25,221 AGI )
  • Otsego County , MI 0.27 % ($24,393 AGI )
  • Presque Isle County , MI 0.26 % ($26,889 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 Forest Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Forest Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Lightning        
05/14/2007, 07:58 am 0 1 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/02/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
09/13/2005, 09:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
08/26/2003, 06:20 am 0 0 $25K --
         





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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 Forest 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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