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   (County: Ogemaw County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Foster 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
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 9 years : 17

10 to 14 years : 23

15 to 17 years : 26

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 13

25 to 29 years : 28

30 to 34 years : 18

35 to 39 years : 7

40 to 44 years : 27

45 to 49 years : 42

50 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 27

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 25

70 to 74 years : 19

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 9 years : 30

10 to 14 years : 15

15 to 17 years : 22

18 and 19 years : 5

20 years : 0

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 7

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 4

35 to 39 years : 19

40 to 44 years : 23

45 to 49 years : 26

50 to 54 years : 27

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 35

65 and 66 years : 13

67 to 69 years : 28

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 7

80 to 84 years : 13

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 347

Multiple ancestry : 402

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 12

Ancestry not reported : 91


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 838

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 : 10

Not a U.S. citizen : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 17 years : 133

18 to 24 years : 32

25 to 34 years : 68

35 to 44 years : 76

45 to 54 years : 131

55 to 59 years : 86

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 62

65 to 74 years : 152

75 years and over : 53

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 17 years : 115

18 to 24 years : 27

25 to 34 years : 57

35 to 44 years : 71

45 to 54 years : 114

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 54

65 to 74 years : 114

75 years and over : 41

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 12

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 : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 4

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 383

Female : 347

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 47

Female : 61

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 4

Female : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 730

Born in other state in the United States : 108

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 120

Now married, except separated : 371

Divorced : 72

Separated : 10

Widowed : 47

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 60

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 16

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 794

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Foster Township, Michigan

  • German: 275   (30.9%)
  • Irish: 159   (17.9%)
  • English: 83   (9.3%)
  • Polish: 74   (8.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 66   (7.4%)
  • United States Or American: 62   (7.0%)
  • Scottish: 25   (2.8%)
  • French Canadian: 25   (2.8%)
  • Dutch: 22   (2.5%)
  • Other Groups: 18   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 14   (1.6%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.8%)
  • British: 7   (0.8%)
  • Belgian: 6   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 6   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 6   (0.7%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.7%)
  • Maltese: 5   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 5   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 3   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Foster Township, Michigan is 852



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Foster Township, Michigan: 434
Female Population in Foster Township, Michigan: 418


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Foster Township, Michigan: 49.7
Median Female Resident Age in Foster Township, Michigan: 54.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Foster Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

53.5

Male

52.8

Female

54.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

53.5

Male

53.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

20.5

Male

20.5

Female

20.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

35.5

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

11.0

Male

20.5

Female

11.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.0

Male

21.5

Female

10.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.5

Male

25.0

Female

14.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

53.5

Male

52.8

Female

54.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Foster Township, Michigan


  • White: 852
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 23   (7.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 12   (4.08%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (1.7%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (7.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 18   (6.12%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 107   (36.39%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 23   (7.82%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 37   (12.59%)
  • Associate Degree: 16   (5.44%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 16   (5.44%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (1.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (3.06%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (1.02%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (2.24%)
  • 9th Grade: 13   (4.15%)
  • 10th Grade: 19   (6.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (2.24%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (4.79%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 131   (41.85%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 18   (5.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 52   (16.61%)
  • Associate Degree: 26   (8.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 15   (4.79%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (2.24%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.96%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Rose City Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: P.o. Box 407, Rose City, MI 48654, Phone: (989) 343-2280, Students: 218 )

  • Rose City Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: P.o. Box 407, Rose City, MI 48654, Phone: (989) 343-2250, Students: 179 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Foster Township, Michigan

  • Ogemaw District Library


    107 West Main Street, Rose City, MI 48654

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Foster Township, Michigan


  • Rose City Area Historical Society


    Po Box 736, Rose City, MI 48654

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Foster Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Ogemaw District Library   (2) Rose City Area Fire Department   (3) Rose City City Hall   (4) Rose City Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Damon Cemetery   (2) Fisk Cemetery   (3) Hughes Grave   (4) Rose Cemetery   (5) Rose City Cemetery   (6) Tucker Cemetery   (7) Union Corners Cemetery  

Church


(1) New Hope Baptist Church   (2) Northwoods Baptist Church   (3) Saint Andrews Episcopal Church   (4) Trinity United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Rose City   (2) Township Of Rose  

Hospital


(1) Bortz Health Care Of Rose City  

Lake


(1) Abbott Lake   (2) Bass Lake   (3) Bear Lake   (4) Briggs Lake   (5) Crater Lake   (6) Cummings Lake   (7) Echo Lake   (8) Happy Lake   (9) Hidden Lake   (10) Hughes Lake   (11) Island Lake   (12) Long Lost Lake   (13) Loon Lake   (14) Lost Lake   (15) Muleshoe Lake   (16) Nero Lake   (17) North Twin Lake   (18) Rose Valley Pond   (19) Sandback Pond   (20) Shaw Lake   (21) Silvis Lake   (22) South Helmer Lake   (23) Thompson Lake   (24) Trout Lake   (25) Twin Lake   (26) Wagner Lake  

Locale


(1) Island Lake Recreation Area   (2) Loon Lake Recreation Site   (3) Paul Bunyon Camp   (4) Rose City Station Historical   (5) Shotgun Corners   (6) Union Corners   (7) Wagner Lake Campground  

Oilfield


(1) Rose City Oil Field  

Park


(1) Big Fire Historical Marker   (2) Cleveland Park Pavilion Historical Marker   (3) Rose City Historical Marker  

Populated Place


(1) Damon   (2) Fayettes Corner   (3) Rose City  

Post Office


(1) Damon Post Office Historical   (2) Rose City Post Office  

School


(1) Rose City Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Barber Creek   (2) Bixby Creek   (3) Brooks Creek   (4) Simmons Creek  

Summit


(1) Timberline Mountain   (2) Wagon Wheel Hill  

Tower


(1) Rose City Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Foster Township, Michigan

48654 (pop. 2,774)


Cities Nearby Foster Township, Michigan

Klacking Township, MI  (pop. 530) 6.0 Miles
Rose City City, MI  (pop. 834) 7.9 Miles
St. Helen Cdp, MI  (pop. 3,051) 8.9 Miles
Ogemaw Township, MI  (pop. 1,003) 9.4 Miles
Cumming Township, MI  (pop. 753) 10.9 Miles
West Branch City, MI  (pop. 2,259) 11.5 Miles
Big Creek Township, MI  (pop. 3,179) 12.2 Miles
South Branch Township, MI  (pop. 1,852) 14.9 Miles
Churchill Township, MI  (pop. 1,901) 14.9 Miles
Higgins Township, MI  (pop. 2,128) 15.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Foster Township, Michigan

989



Elevation in Foster Township, Michigan is 955.0 ft. (291.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Foster Township, Michigan

Lat: 44.439368 N        Long: -84.274163 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 10   (4.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 16   (6.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 18   (7.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 11   (4.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 19   (7.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 49   (19.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 33   (13.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 24   (9.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 12   (4.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 7   (2.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 5   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 15   (6.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 28   (11.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 266

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 15

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 4

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 7

Worked at home : 16


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 4

10 to 14 minutes : 17

15 to 19 minutes : 53

20 to 24 minutes : 96

25 to 29 minutes : 24

30 to 34 minutes : 56

35 to 39 minutes : 3

40 to 44 minutes : 21

45 to 59 minutes : 10

60 to 89 minutes : 7

90 or more minutes : 5


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 186

No Social Security income : 182


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 152

No retirement income : 216


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 28

$35,000 to $39,999 : 46

$40,000 to $44,999 : 24

$45,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 28

$60,000 to $74,999 : 28

$75,000 to $99,999 : 18

$100,000 to $124,999 : 7

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $41,000


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Foster Township, Michigan

  • WGRY (1230 AM; 0.75 kW; Grayling, MI; Owner: Gannon Broadcasting Systems, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Foster Township, Michigan

  • WGRY-FM (100.3 FM; Roscommon, MI; Owner: Gannon Broadcasting System's, Inc.)
  • WQON (101.1 FM; Roscommon, MI; Owner: Gannon Broadcasting Systems, Inc)
  • WBMI (105.5 FM; West Branch, MI; Owner: Independent Television Productions Of Michigan, Inc.)
  • WMSD (90.9 FM; Lupton, MI; Owner: Bible Baptist Church School)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Sterling, MI; Owner: Smile Fm)
  • WTWS (92.1 FM; Houghton Lake, MI; Owner: Coltrace Communications, Inc.)
  • WAVC (93.9 FM; Lewiston, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WWCM (96.9 FM; Sterling, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WUPS (98.5 FM; Houghton Lake, MI; Owner: Coltrace Communications, Inc.)
  • WUPS (98.5 FM; Houghton Lake, MI; Owner: Coltrace Communications, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Foster Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 33  (22.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 9  (6.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 25  (17.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 28  (19.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 42  (34.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 27  (22.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 51  (41.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 26 Farms In Foster Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Foster Township, Michigan

Chemical Bank - 1 Branches


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

Mercantile Bank Of Michigan - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 54

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Foster Township, Michigan

  • Gladwin Zettel Memorial


    (about 34.0 miles in Beaverton, Michigan; Airport Code: GDW)

  • Iosco County


    (about 43.0 miles in East Tawas, Michigan; Airport Code: ECA)

  • Wurtsmith AFB


    (about 43.4 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Oscoda-Wurtsmith


    (about 43.4 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Gaylord Regional


    (about 44.9 miles in Gaylord, Michigan; Airport Code: GLR)

  • Alpena County Regional


    (about 56.3 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Phelps/Collins


    (about 56.7 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Wexford County


    (about 57.7 miles in Cadillac, Michigan; Airport Code: CAD)

  • Antrim County


    (about 59.0 miles in Bellaire, Michigan; Airport Code: ACB)

  • Boyne Mountain


    (about 59.5 miles in Boyne City, Michigan; Airport Code: MI5)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Foster Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

85.88%

Carpooled

4.96%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.76%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.76%

Walked

1.91%

Other Means

0.76%

Worked At Home

4.96%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 225

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 4

Female householder, no husband present : 27

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 96

Householder not living alone : 16


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 7

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 8

All other households : 353


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 199

Renter-occupied housing units : 26

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 105

Renter-occupied housing units : 7


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 20

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 39

$35,000 to $39,999 : 57

$40,000 to $44,999 : 28

$45,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 37

$60,000 to $74,999 : 28

$75,000 to $99,999 : 18

$100,000 to $124,999 : 12

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,048


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 368

Vacant : 680


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 10

Built 2000 to 2004 : 23

Built 1990 to 1999 : 118

Built 1980 to 1989 : 225

Built 1970 to 1979 : 341

Built 1960 to 1969 : 113

Built 1950 to 1959 : 132

Built 1940 to 1949 : 43

Built 1939 or earlier : 43


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 4

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 256

Electricity : 20

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 50

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 38

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Foster Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 4

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 16

$60,000 to $69,999 : 16

$70,000 to $79,999 : 33

$80,000 to $89,999 : 25

$90,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $174,999 : 45

$175,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 to $249,999 : 15

$250,000 to $299,999 : 12

$300,000 to $399,999 : 4

$400,000 to $499,999 : 6

$500,000 to $749,999 : 8

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Foster 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 : 13

Home equity loan only : 38

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 126

Housing units without a mortgage : 154


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $134,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $137,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $116,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $102,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $131,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $93,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $78,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $295,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Foster Township, Michigan: 65.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Foster Township, Michigan

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Foster Township, MI): $29,091
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Foster Township): $92,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Foster Township): $479
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Foster Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 1.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 70.7%
Electricity: 7.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 7.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 11.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
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 Foster Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Foster Township, Michigan

Heartland Home Care Inc. Midla


     Address: 417 West Houghton Avenue, Suite E, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/11/1997

Unity Home Health Care, Llc


     Address: 575 Court Street Suite C, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/31/2006

District Health Dept No 2


     Address: 630 Progress Street, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/1/1968

Mercy Amicare


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

St Joseph Home Health & Hospic


     Address: 716 German, Tawas City, Michigan 48764
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 3/2/1984

Hospitals Close To Foster Township, Michigan

West Branch Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2463 South M-30, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Midmichigan Medical Center-gladwin


     Address: 515 Quarter Street, Gladwin, Michigan 48624
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Mercy Hospital - Grayling


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

St Joseph Health System - Tawas


     Address: 200 Hemlock M-55, Tawas City, Michigan 48763
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Midmichigan Medical Center-clare


     Address: 703 N Mcewan St, Clare, Michigan 48617
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Foster Township, Michigan

Bortz Health Care Of Rose City


     Address: 517 W Page St, Rose City, Michigan 48654
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Bortz Health Care Of West Branch


     Address: 445 S Valley St, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Hilltop Manor Health Care Center


     Address: 1290 E Michigan Hwy, Roscommon, Michigan 48653
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Gladwin Nursing And Rehabilitation Community


     Address: 3270 Pratt Lake Rd, Gladwin, Michigan 48624
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Midmichigan Gladwin Pines Nh


     Address: 449 Quarter Street, Gladwin, Michigan 48624
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Foster Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 164 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Foster Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 450
    Disabled Workers: 125
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



Ogemaw County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.30%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.52%
  • 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 Foster Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Ogemaw County, MI

6.32 % of Ogemaw County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,053

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Iosco County , MI 0.57 % ($20,935 AGI )
  • Genesee County , MI 0.49 % ($31,923 AGI )
  • Wayne County , MI 0.46 % ($43,432 AGI )

Relocation away from Ogemaw County, MI

6.57 % of Ogemaw 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 $26,051

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Iosco County , MI 0.56 % ($26,022 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.40 % ($27,031 AGI )
  • Arenac County , MI 0.37 % ($12,733 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 Foster Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Foster Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
10/18/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
06/08/2007, 01:30 am 0 0 $3K --
09/08/2006, 02:08 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/01/2006, 02:23 pm 0 0 $75K --
07/17/2006, 05:38 pm 0 0 $45K --
05/16/2006, 06:05 pm 0 0 $4K --
06/05/2005, 06:58 pm 0 1 $40K --
06/05/2005, 06:50 pm 0 0 $3K --
         





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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 Foster 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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