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Demographics Analysis

The people of Germfask 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
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 9 years : 26

10 to 14 years : 31

15 to 17 years : 9

18 and 19 years : 13

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 6

25 to 29 years : 8

30 to 34 years : 23

35 to 39 years : 20

40 to 44 years : 18

45 to 49 years : 9

50 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 8

70 to 74 years : 8

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 9 years : 9

10 to 14 years : 16

15 to 17 years : 11

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 29

35 to 39 years : 13

40 to 44 years : 23

45 to 49 years : 18

50 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 7

70 to 74 years : 5

75 to 79 years : 10

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 256

Multiple ancestry : 169

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 11

Ancestry not reported : 92


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 518

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 : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 17 years : 102

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 78

35 to 44 years : 74

45 to 54 years : 69

55 to 59 years : 50

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 41

75 years and over : 33

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 17 years : 93

18 to 24 years : 16

25 to 34 years : 69

35 to 44 years : 64

45 to 54 years : 59

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 37

75 years and over : 25

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 6

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 8

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 : 3

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 7

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 245

Female : 216

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 32

Female : 25

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 3

Female : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 421

Born in other state in the United States : 53

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 69

Now married, except separated : 259

Divorced : 16

Separated : 0

Widowed : 23

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 16

Divorced : 10

Separated : 6

Widowed : 6

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 : 4

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 494

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 3


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Germfask Township, Michigan

  • United States Or American: 69   (16.2%)
  • Irish: 66   (15.5%)
  • German: 65   (15.2%)
  • English: 45   (10.5%)
  • Other Groups: 40   (9.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 27   (6.3%)
  • Dutch: 22   (5.2%)
  • Polish: 16   (3.7%)
  • Swedish: 13   (3.0%)
  • Finnish: 12   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 11   (2.6%)
  • Belgian: 8   (1.9%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (1.4%)
  • Italian: 6   (1.4%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (1.2%)
  • Austrian: 4   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 4   (0.9%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.5%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.5%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.5%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Germfask Township, Michigan is 528



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Germfask Township, Michigan: 280
Female Population in Germfask Township, Michigan: 248


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Germfask Township, Michigan: 37.3
Median Female Resident Age in Germfask Township, Michigan: 42.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Germfask Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

46.6

Male

46.7

Female

46.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

20.0

Male

15.5

Female

31.0

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

13.5

Male

27.5

Female

3.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

56.5

Male

58.5

Female

54.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.5

Male

46.6

Female

46.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Germfask Township, Michigan


  • White: 484
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 29
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 15



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (2.98%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (1.19%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1   (0.6%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 15   (8.93%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (2.98%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (8.93%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (9.52%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (2.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 66   (39.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 18   (10.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 5   (2.98%)
  • Associate Degree: 7   (4.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8   (4.76%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 1   (0.53%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (1.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (3.21%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (1.6%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (5.35%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (11.23%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (2.14%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 92   (49.2%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 19   (10.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 12   (6.42%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (5.88%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4   (2.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (1.07%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Germfask Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Germfask Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Seney Field Office   (3) Seney Township Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Holland Ditch   (2) Unit Number Two Diversion Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Boot Hill Cemetery   (2) Germfask Cemetery  

Church


(1) Germfask Church   (2) Germfask United Methodist Church   (3) Grace Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Germfask  

Lake


(1) Harcourt Lake   (2) Kennedy Lake  

Levee


(1) Riverside Dike  

Locale


(1) Big Cedar Campground   (2) Blue Heron Golf Course   (3) Germfask Station Historical   (4) Seney Station   (5) Wigwam Picnic Area  

Park


(1) Seney National Wildlife Refuge  

Populated Place


(1) Germfask   (2) Seney  

Post Office


(1) Germfask Post Office   (2) Seney Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) A Pool   (2) A-two Pool   (3) B Pool   (4) C Pool   (5) C-two Pool   (6) D Pool   (7) Delta Creek Pool   (8) E Pool   (9) F Pool   (10) G Pool   (11) H Pool   (12) I Pool   (13) J Pool   (14) Lower Goose Pen Pool   (15) M Pool   (16) Spur Pool   (17) Sweeney Pool   (18) T Pool   (19) Upper Goose Pen Pool  

Stream


(1) Dead Creek   (2) Delta Creek   (3) Driggs River   (4) East Branch Fox River   (5) Fox River   (6) Grays Creek   (7) Holland Creek   (8) Pine Creek   (9) Sand Creek  

Summit


(1) Blue Mountains  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Germfask Township, Michigan

49836 (pop. 685)


Cities Nearby Germfask Township, Michigan

Doyle Township, MI  (pop. 515) 10.0 Miles
Lakefield Township, MI  (pop. 931) 10.9 Miles
Seney Township, MI  (pop. 316) 12.6 Miles
Mueller Township, MI  (pop. 195) 13.0 Miles
Columbus Township, MI  (pop. 184) 14.8 Miles
Manistique Township, MI  (pop. 1,149) 17.2 Miles
Hiawatha Township, MI  (pop. 1,266) 18.5 Miles
Newberry Village, MI  (pop. 1,555) 21.7 Miles
Pentland Township, MI  (pop. 2,741) 21.9 Miles
Manistique City, MI  (pop. 3,254) 24.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Germfask Township, Michigan

906



Elevation in Germfask Township, Michigan is 682.0 ft. (208.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Germfask Township, Michigan

Lat: 46.247013 N        Long: -85.939412 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 4   (2.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 2   (1.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 13   (8.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 15   (9.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 14   (9.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 23   (14.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 21   (13.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 12   (7.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 8   (5.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 28   (18.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 11   (7.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 153

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 20

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 8

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 12

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 : 11

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 12


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 14

5 to 9 minutes : 14

10 to 14 minutes : 23

15 to 19 minutes : 27

20 to 24 minutes : 20

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 26

35 to 39 minutes : 13

40 to 44 minutes : 21

45 to 59 minutes : 25

60 to 89 minutes : 19

90 or more minutes : 6


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 82

No Social Security income : 134


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 67

No retirement income : 149


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $74,999 : 21

$75,000 to $99,999 : 21

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $39,773


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Germfask Township, Michigan

  • WNBY (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Engadine, MI; Owner: Sovereign Communications, Llc)
  • WTIQ (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Cooks, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Germfask Township, Michigan

  • WCMM (102.5 FM; Cooks, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Engadine, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Cooks, MI; Owner: Christianradiobroadcasting.org, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Grand Marais, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • WPIQ (92.7 FM; Cooks, MI; Owner: Todd Stuart Noordyk)
  • WPIQ (92.7 FM; Gulliver, MI; Owner: Todd Stuart Noordyk)
  • WMJT (96.7 FM; Newberry, MI; Owner: David L. Smith)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Germfask Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4  (4.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 15  (16.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4  (4.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (6.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 26  (29.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 21  (27.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 28  (36.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (27.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (2.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 12 Farms In Germfask Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Germfask Township, Michigan

  • Schoolcraft County


    (about 22.0 miles in Gulliver, Michigan; Airport Code: ISQ)

  • Beaver Island


    (about 42.2 miles in Beaver Island, Michigan; Airport Code: BVR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Germfask Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.29%

Carpooled

16.15%

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

4.97%

Other Means

1.24%

Worked At Home

4.35%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 141

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 6

Female householder, no husband present : 15

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 46

Householder not living alone : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 4

All other households : 204


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 139

Renter-occupied housing units : 2

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 38

Renter-occupied housing units : 16


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 28

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 19

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 42

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 30

$60,000 to $74,999 : 25

$75,000 to $99,999 : 18

$100,000 to $124,999 : 6

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Total : 342


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 216

Vacant : 126


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 13

Built 1990 to 1999 : 65

Built 1980 to 1989 : 34

Built 1970 to 1979 : 54

Built 1960 to 1969 : 45

Built 1950 to 1959 : 69

Built 1940 to 1949 : 17

Built 1939 or earlier : 45


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 21

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 113

Electricity : 15

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 61

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 3


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Germfask Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2

$40,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $69,999 : 26

$70,000 to $79,999 : 15

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 8

$100,000 to $124,999 : 37

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $174,999 : 17

$175,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 to $249,999 : 5

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 8

$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
(Germfask 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 5

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 4

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 90

Housing units without a mortgage : 89


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $133,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $106,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $100,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $81,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $129,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $62,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $155,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $76,300


(updated 2009)







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

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Germfask Township, Michigan

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Germfask Township, MI): $27,625
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Germfask Township): $51,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Germfask Township): $306
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Germfask Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 64.8%
Electricity: 2.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 6.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 25.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.5%
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 Germfask Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Germfask Township, Michigan

Schoolcraft Memorial Homecare


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

North Woods Home Nursing


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

Lmas District Health Dept


     Address: 14150 Hamilton Lake Road, Newberry, Michigan 49868
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/1/1972

St. Francis Home Health Care


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

Northwest Michigan Community Health Agency


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

Hospitals Close To Germfask Township, Michigan

St Francis Hospital


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

Marquette General Hospital


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

Northern Michigan Regional Hospital


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

Chippewa County War Memorial Hospital


     Address: 500 Osborn Blvd, Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan 49783
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Cheboygan Memorial Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Germfask Township, Michigan

Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility


     Address: 520 Main St, Manistique, Michigan 49854
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Tendercare Health Center - Munising


     Address: 300 W City Park Dr, Munising, Michigan 49862
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Mackinac Straits Long Term Care Unit


     Address: 220 Burdette St, Saint Ignace, Michigan 49781
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Christian Park Village


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

Christian Park Health Care Center


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Germfask Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 149 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Germfask Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 180
    Disabled Workers: 40
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Schoolcraft County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.12%
  • Bush & Cheney 51.05%
  • Other 0.83%



(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 Germfask Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Schoolcraft County, MI

4.65 % of Schoolcraft County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $41,650

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Delta County , MI 0.40 % ($29,583 AGI )
  • Mackinac County , MI 0.40 % ($27,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Schoolcraft County, MI

5.62 % of Schoolcraft County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,398

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Delta County , MI 0.76 % ($31,652 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.53 % ($12,563 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 Germfask 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 Germfask 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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