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Demographics Analysis

The people of Forsyth 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
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 95

5 to 9 years : 99

10 to 14 years : 191

15 to 17 years : 149

18 and 19 years : 113

20 years : 9

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 32

25 to 29 years : 91

30 to 34 years : 167

35 to 39 years : 106

40 to 44 years : 151

45 to 49 years : 227

50 to 54 years : 202

55 to 59 years : 170

60 and 61 years : 52

62 to 64 years : 188

65 and 66 years : 114

67 to 69 years : 96

70 to 74 years : 102

75 to 79 years : 87

80 to 84 years : 46

85 years and over : 33

Female:

Under 5 years : 170

5 to 9 years : 101

10 to 14 years : 130

15 to 17 years : 67

18 and 19 years : 56

20 years : 14

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 84

25 to 29 years : 136

30 to 34 years : 71

35 to 39 years : 160

40 to 44 years : 168

45 to 49 years : 141

50 to 54 years : 231

55 to 59 years : 189

60 and 61 years : 87

62 to 64 years : 149

65 and 66 years : 25

67 to 69 years : 64

70 to 74 years : 153

75 to 79 years : 57

80 to 84 years : 48

85 years and over : 51


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,068

Multiple ancestry : 2,185

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 73

Ancestry not reported : 559


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,715

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 8

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 72

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 68

Not a U.S. citizen : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 265

5 to 17 years : 737

18 to 24 years : 321

25 to 34 years : 465

35 to 44 years : 585

45 to 54 years : 801

55 to 59 years : 359

60 and 61 years : 139

62 to 64 years : 337

65 to 74 years : 554

75 years and over : 322

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 214

5 to 17 years : 517

18 to 24 years : 234

25 to 34 years : 308

35 to 44 years : 360

45 to 54 years : 550

55 to 59 years : 249

60 and 61 years : 91

62 to 64 years : 260

65 to 74 years : 375

75 years and over : 163

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 201

18 to 24 years : 69

25 to 34 years : 140

35 to 44 years : 169

45 to 54 years : 251

55 to 59 years : 110

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 77

65 to 74 years : 139

75 years and over : 152

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 19

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 39

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 : 13

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 17

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 40

75 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,777

Female : 1,544

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 722

Female : 672

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 9

Female : 71

Foreign born:

Male : 12

Female : 78


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 3,151

Born in other state in the United States : 1,297

Native: born outside the United States : 39

Foreign born : 42


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 616

Now married, except separated : 1,698

Divorced : 276

Separated : 36

Widowed : 137

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 181

Now married, except separated : 744

Divorced : 167

Separated : 18

Widowed : 75

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 22

Now married, except separated : 39

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 49

Divorced : 12

Separated : 0

Widowed : 16


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,502

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 20


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Forsyth Township, Michigan

  • Finnish: 1,024   (16.2%)
  • German: 862   (13.6%)
  • English: 799   (12.6%)
  • Irish: 658   (10.4%)
  • Italian: 539   (8.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 524   (8.3%)
  • Swedish: 361   (5.7%)
  • Other Groups: 313   (4.9%)
  • French Canadian: 261   (4.1%)
  • United States Or American: 184   (2.9%)
  • Norwegian: 125   (2.0%)
  • Dutch: 102   (1.6%)
  • Polish: 92   (1.5%)
  • Scottish: 84   (1.3%)
  • Belgian: 76   (1.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 47   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 42   (0.7%)
  • Austrian: 34   (0.5%)
  • British: 29   (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 22   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 22   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 21   (0.3%)
  • European: 18   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 17   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 13   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 12   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.1%)
  • Carpatho Rusyn: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Forsyth Township, Michigan is 4,885



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Forsyth Township, Michigan: 2,520
Female Population in Forsyth Township, Michigan: 2,365


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Forsyth Township, Michigan: 47.5
Median Female Resident Age in Forsyth Township, Michigan: 46.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Forsyth Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

43.0

Male

43.4

Female

42.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

27.8

Male

27.5

Female

28.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

25.5

Male

20.8

Female

31.3

Asian


Both sexes

45.8

Male

37.5

Female

48.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

38.5

Male

0.0

Female

38.5

Other


Both sexes

39.0

Male

39.0

Female

39.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.6

Male

16.0

Female

15.2

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

14.8

Male

18.0

Female

12.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.4

Male

43.7

Female

43.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Forsyth Township, Michigan


  • White: 4,529
  • African American: 119
  • American Indian: 79
  • Asian: 70
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 10
  • Two or More Races: 78



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (1.44%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 35   (2.1%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (1.38%)
  • 10th Grade: 37   (2.22%)
  • 11th Grade: 11   (0.66%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 21   (1.26%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 657   (39.44%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 187   (11.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 302   (18.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 99   (5.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 182   (10.92%)
  • Master's Degree: 72   (4.32%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (0.66%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 23   (1.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.12%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 13   (0.8%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (1.05%)
  • 10th Grade: 35   (2.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 23   (1.42%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 41   (2.53%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 771   (47.59%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 138   (8.52%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 229   (14.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 74   (4.57%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 153   (9.44%)
  • Master's Degree: 77   (4.75%)
  • Professional School Degree: 16   (0.99%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.49%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Forsyth Township, Michigan

  • Gwinn Area Community Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 447, Gwinn, MI 49841, Phone: (906) 346-9283, Students: 1,477 )

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

  • K.i. Sawyer Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 411 Scorpion Street, Gwinn, MI 49841, Phone: (906) 346-5567, Students: 441 )

  • George D. Gilbert Elem. School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 250 W. Iron Street, Gwinn, MI 49841, Phone: (906) 346-5726, Students: 346 )

  • Gwinn Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 135 W. Granite Street, Gwinn, MI 49841, Phone: (906) 346-5914, Students: 242 )

  • Ventura Head Start


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 201 Ventura Street, Gwinn, MI 49841, Phone: (906) 346-3680, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Forsyth Township, Michigan

  • Gwinn High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 50 West M-35, Gwinn, MI 49841, Phone: (906) 346-9247, Students: 448 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Forsyth Township, Michigan

  • Forsyth Township Public Library


    184 West Flint Street, Gwinn, MI 49841

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Forsyth Township, Michigan


  • Forsyth Township Historical Society


    Po Box 851, Gwinn, MI 49841

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Forsyth Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Lesterson Field Airport   (2) Sawyer International Airport  

Building


(1) Forsyth Township Fire Department Forsyth Township Emergency Medical Services   (2) Forsyth Township Historical Museum   (3) Forsyth Township Police Department   (4) Forsyth Township Public Library   (5) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Gwinn Forest  

Cemetery


(1) Bakkala Cemetery   (2) Gwinn Cemetery  

Census


(1) Gwinn Census Designated Place   (2) K I Sawyer Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) First Baptist Church   (2) Grace Lutheran Church   (3) Heritage Baptist Church   (4) Holy Innocents Episcopal Church   (5) Little Lake Gospel Chapel   (6) Living Faith Fellowship   (7) Saint Anthony S Catholic Church   (8) Sawyer Free Will Baptist Church   (9) United Methodist Church   (10) Upper Room Church Of God   (11) Victory Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Forsyth  

Falls


(1) Cataract Dam Falls  

Hospital


(1) Gwinn-sawyer Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Anderson Lake   (2) Bass Lake   (3) Beltrame Lake   (4) Bertraud Lake   (5) Bilsky Lake   (6) Birch Lake   (7) Blue Lake   (8) Bobs Lake   (9) Boot Lake   (10) Cataract Basin   (11) Chain Lakes   (12) Charley Lake   (13) Charley Lakes   (14) Crooked Lake   (15) Dollar Lake   (16) Duck Lake   (17) Farquar Lake   (18) Flacks Lakes   (19) Gimse Lake   (20) Greenier Lake   (21) Hay Lake   (22) Hay Wire Lake   (23) Horseshoe Lake   (24) Irene Lake   (25) Johnson Lake   (26) Kates Lake   (27) Kidney Lake   (28) Landon Lake   (29) Little Bobs Lake   (30) Little Kates Lake   (31) Little Lake   (32) Little Shag Lake   (33) Little Trout Lake   (34) Lone Pine Lake   (35) Martin Lake   (36) Mehl Lake   (37) Miller Lake   (38) Moccasin Lake   (39) Mud Lake   (40) Noren Lake   (41) Perch Lake   (42) Pike Lake   (43) Pine Lake   (44) Provost Lake   (45) Rice Lake   (46) Shag Lake   (47) Sleighrunner Lake   (48) Slough Lake   (49) Spring Lake   (50) Stump Lake   (51) Swanzy Lake   (52) Tonkowa Lake   (53) Uncle Tom Lake  

Locale


(1) Anderson Lake West State Forest Campground   (2) Bass Lake State Forest Campground   (3) Gwinn Station Historical   (4) Little Lake Campground   (5) Little Lake Station   (6) Pike Lake State Forest Campground   (7) Red Fox Run Golf Course   (8) Sands Station   (9) Swanzy Station  

Military


(1) K I Sawyer Air Force Base Historical  

Mine


(1) Austin Number One Mine   (2) Austin Number Two Mine   (3) Francis Mine   (4) Gardner Mine   (5) Gwinn Mine   (6) Jopling Mine   (7) Mackinaw Mine   (8) Princeton Number One Mine   (9) Princeton Number Three Mine   (10) Princeton Number Two Mine   (11) Stegmiller Mine   (12) Stephenson Mine  

Park


(1) Farquar-metsa Tourist Park   (2) Forsyth Township Ball Park   (3) Little Trout Lake Park   (4) Peter Nordeen Park  

Populated Place


(1) Austin   (2) Gwinn   (3) K I Sawyer   (4) Lake Haven Estates Mobile Home Park   (5) Little Lake   (6) New Swanzy   (7) Northernair Mobile Estates   (8) Plains   (9) Princeton   (10) Swanzy  

Post Office


(1) Gwinn Post Office   (2) Little Lake Post Office   (3) Princeton Post Office   (4) Princeton Post Office Historical   (5) Swanzy Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Gilbert Elementary School   (2) Gwinn High School   (3) Gwinn Middle School   (4) K I Sawyer School  

Stream


(1) Bass Creek   (2) Bear Creek   (3) Big Brook   (4) Bryan Creek   (5) Camp Eleven Creek   (6) East Branch Escanaba River   (7) Green Creek   (8) Halfway Creek   (9) Little Brook   (10) Middle Branch Escanaba River   (11) Miller Creek   (12) O Neal Creek   (13) Poplar Creek   (14) Uncle Tom Creek  

Swamp


(1) Cyr Swamp  

Tower


(1) Gwinn Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Forsyth Township, Michigan

49841 (pop. 5,583)


Cities Nearby Forsyth Township, Michigan

Gwinn Cdp, MI  (pop. 1,566) 0.9 Miles
K. I. Sawyer Afb Cdp, MI  (pop. 2,247) 3.8 Miles
Sands Township, MI  (pop. 2,711) 9.0 Miles
Turin Township, MI  (pop. 107) 10.6 Miles
Skandia Township, MI  (pop. 987) 11.6 Miles
Palmer Cdp, MI  (pop. 559) 13.1 Miles
Chocolay Township, MI  (pop. 7,148) 13.9 Miles
Harvey Cdp, MI  (pop. 1,686) 14.5 Miles
Tilden Township, MI  (pop. 1,324) 15.4 Miles
Ewing Township, MI  (pop. 133) 17.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Forsyth Township, Michigan

906



Elevation in Forsyth Township, Michigan is 1,142.0 ft. (348.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Forsyth Township, Michigan

Lat: 46.289467 N        Long: -87.422412 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 40   (1.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 83   (4.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 124   (6.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 252   (12.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 161   (7.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 314   (15.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 327   (15.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 126   (6.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 48   (2.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 99   (4.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 48   (2.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 46   (2.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 202   (9.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 183   (8.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,456

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 98

In 3-person carpool : 65

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 7

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 8

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 25

Other means : 40

Worked at home : 11


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 144

5 to 9 minutes : 138

10 to 14 minutes : 149

15 to 19 minutes : 161

20 to 24 minutes : 143

25 to 29 minutes : 109

30 to 34 minutes : 440

35 to 39 minutes : 97

40 to 44 minutes : 114

45 to 59 minutes : 130

60 to 89 minutes : 49

90 or more minutes : 28


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 808

No Social Security income : 1,162


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 777

No retirement income : 1,193


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 96

$10,000 to $14,999 : 56

$15,000 to $19,999 : 77

$20,000 to $24,999 : 68

$25,000 to $29,999 : 109

$30,000 to $34,999 : 140

$35,000 to $39,999 : 61

$40,000 to $44,999 : 69

$45,000 to $49,999 : 44

$50,000 to $59,999 : 232

$60,000 to $74,999 : 184

$75,000 to $99,999 : 157

$100,000 to $124,999 : 90

$125,000 to $149,999 : 45

$150,000 to $199,999 : 33

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $51,400


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Forsyth Township, Michigan

  • WIAN (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WDMJ (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Harvey, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • NEW (1430 AM; 4.0 kW; Harvey, MI; Owner: Powell Meredith Communications Company)
  • NEW (1430 AM; 0.25 kW; Harvey, MI; Owner: Powell Meredith Communications Company)
  • NEW (1430 AM; 0.25 kW; Harvey, MI; Owner: Powell Meredith Communications Company)
  • WZAM (970 AM; 5.0 kW; Negaunee, MI; Owner: Taconite Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Forsyth Township, Michigan

  • WUPF (100.3 FM; Negaunee, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • WKQS-FM (101.9 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WFXD (103.3 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WYKX (104.7 FM; Cornell, MI; Owner: Kmb Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WMQT-FM (107.7 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Taconite Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKPK (88.3 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Northland Community Braodcasters)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Northern Michigan University)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Christianradiobroadcasting.org, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Negaunee, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • WNMU-FM (90.1 FM; Republic, MI; Owner: Northern Michigan University)
  • WUPX (91.5 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Northern Michigan University)
  • WJPD (92.3 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WUPK (94.1 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WUPG (94.9 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • WHWL (95.7 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Gospel Opportunities, Inc.)
  • WGLQ (97.1 FM; Traunik, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WGLQ (97.1 FM; Traunik, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WRUP (98.3 FM; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WNGE (99.5 FM; Harvey, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Forsyth Township, Michigan

  • WBUP (Channel 10; Champion, MI; Owner: Lake Superior Community Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WNMU (Channel 13; Champion, MI; Owner: Board Of Control, Northern Michigan University)
  • WMQF (Channel 19; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Marquette Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WJMN-TV (Channel 3; Traunik, MI; Owner: Wfrv And Wjmn Television Station Inc.)
  • WLUC-TV (Channel 6; Ishpeming, MI; Owner: Barrington Marquette License Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Forsyth Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 203  (17.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 167  (14.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 199  (16.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 375  (31.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 241  (25.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 289  (30.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 342  (35.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Forsyth Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Forsyth Township, Michigan

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Firstmerit Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $24.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 382

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Forsyth Township, Michigan

  • Sawyer International


    (about 4.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • Marquette County


    (about 4.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • K. I. Sawyer AFB


    (about 4.6 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: SAW)

  • Delta County


    (about 42.5 miles in Wells, Michigan; Airport Code: ESC)

  • Ford


    (about 46.5 miles in Iron Mountain, Michigan; Airport Code: IMT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Forsyth Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.30%

Carpooled

13.72%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.24%

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

0.90%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

2.84%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,251

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 61

Female householder, no husband present : 184

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 363

Householder not living alone : 111


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 60

Female householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and male partner : 94

All other households : 1,807


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,099

Renter-occupied housing units : 152

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 51

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 101

Renter-occupied housing units : 83

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 305

Renter-occupied housing units : 169


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 105

$10,000 to $14,999 : 117

$15,000 to $19,999 : 152

$20,000 to $24,999 : 119

$25,000 to $29,999 : 158

$30,000 to $34,999 : 148

$35,000 to $39,999 : 73

$40,000 to $44,999 : 108

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 275

$60,000 to $74,999 : 234

$75,000 to $99,999 : 170

$100,000 to $124,999 : 127

$125,000 to $149,999 : 45

$150,000 to $199,999 : 39

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Total : 3,340


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,970

Vacant : 1,370


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 25

Built 2000 to 2004 : 231

Built 1990 to 1999 : 189

Built 1980 to 1989 : 345

Built 1970 to 1979 : 667

Built 1960 to 1969 : 454

Built 1950 to 1959 : 896

Built 1940 to 1949 : 164

Built 1939 or earlier : 369


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 1,266

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 442

Electricity : 75

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 69

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 118

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Forsyth Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 44

$15,000 to $19,999 : 26

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 46

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 109

$50,000 to $59,999 : 37

$60,000 to $69,999 : 99

$70,000 to $79,999 : 93

$80,000 to $89,999 : 115

$90,000 to $99,999 : 97

$100,000 to $124,999 : 231

$125,000 to $149,999 : 172

$150,000 to $174,999 : 142

$175,000 to $199,999 : 69

$200,000 to $249,999 : 97

$250,000 to $299,999 : 34

$300,000 to $399,999 : 22

$400,000 to $499,999 : 36

$500,000 to $749,999 : 28

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Forsyth 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 : 16

Home equity loan only : 119

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 767

Housing units without a mortgage : 654


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $176,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $141,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $103,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $108,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $81,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $48,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $68,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $100,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Forsyth Township, Michigan: 69.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Forsyth Township, Michigan

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Forsyth Township, MI): $34,944
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Forsyth Township): $66,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Forsyth Township): $409
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Forsyth Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 61.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 24.3%
Electricity: 6.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 4.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Forsyth Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Forsyth Township, Michigan

Marquette General Home Health


     Address: 420 W Magnetic St, Marquette, Michigan 49855
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/4/1982

Up Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 1414 W Fair Ave, Marquette, Michigan 49855
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/20/1986

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

Hospitals Close To Forsyth Township, Michigan

Marquette General Hospital


     Address: 420 West Magnetic Street, Marquette, Michigan 49855
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

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

Iron County Community Hospital


     Address: 1400 W Ice Lake Road, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Portage Health Hospital


     Address: 500 Campus Drive, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Forsyth Township, Michigan

Marquette County Medical Care


     Address: Frank S Valente Bldg 200 W Saginaw St, Ishpeming, Michigan 49849
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Mather Nursing Center


     Address: 435 Stoneville Rd, Ishpeming, Michigan 49849
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Eastwood Nursing Center


     Address: 900 Maas St, Negaunee, Michigan 49866
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Norlite Nursing Center


     Address: 701 Homestead St, Marquette, Michigan 49855
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Pinecrest Medical Care Facility


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Forsyth Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 129 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Forsyth Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 750
    Disabled Workers: 275
    Widowers Workers: 115
    Spouses Workers: 110
    Children Workers: 135


(updated 2007)



Marquette County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 53.60%
  • Bush & Cheney 45.22%
  • Other 1.18%



(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 Forsyth Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Marquette County, MI

5.36 % of Marquette County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,075

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.10 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,292

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Houghton County , MI 0.31 % ($23,573 AGI )
  • Delta County , MI 0.20 % ($28,896 AGI )
  • Alger County , MI 0.18 % ($20,262 AGI )

Relocation away from Marquette County, MI

5.72 % of Marquette County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,428

Michigan Average 5.98 %

0.08 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,526

Michigan Average 0.06 %

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

  • Delta County , MI 0.21 % ($37,700 AGI )
  • Houghton County , MI 0.20 % ($31,936 AGI )
  • Alger County , MI 0.18 % ($39,256 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 Forsyth Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.

















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Forsyth 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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