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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gerrish 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
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 58

5 to 9 years : 44

10 to 14 years : 55

15 to 17 years : 62

18 and 19 years : 49

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 40

30 to 34 years : 31

35 to 39 years : 56

40 to 44 years : 42

45 to 49 years : 105

50 to 54 years : 216

55 to 59 years : 167

60 and 61 years : 131

62 to 64 years : 82

65 and 66 years : 32

67 to 69 years : 30

70 to 74 years : 154

75 to 79 years : 89

80 to 84 years : 72

85 years and over : 25

Female:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 9 years : 101

10 to 14 years : 117

15 to 17 years : 97

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 37

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 8

25 to 29 years : 14

30 to 34 years : 34

35 to 39 years : 113

40 to 44 years : 73

45 to 49 years : 116

50 to 54 years : 130

55 to 59 years : 189

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 85

65 and 66 years : 47

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 109

75 to 79 years : 113

80 to 84 years : 41

85 years and over : 31


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,560

Multiple ancestry : 1,288

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 49

Ancestry not reported : 197


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,937

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 : 110

Not a U.S. citizen : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 82

5 to 17 years : 476

18 to 24 years : 126

25 to 34 years : 119

35 to 44 years : 284

45 to 54 years : 567

55 to 59 years : 356

60 and 61 years : 165

62 to 64 years : 167

65 to 74 years : 381

75 years and over : 371

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 82

5 to 17 years : 340

18 to 24 years : 79

25 to 34 years : 119

35 to 44 years : 265

45 to 54 years : 463

55 to 59 years : 279

60 and 61 years : 153

62 to 64 years : 130

65 to 74 years : 319

75 years and over : 244

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 82

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 104

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 53

75 years and over : 90

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 : 54

18 to 24 years : 47

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 : 10

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 37


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,304

Female : 1,169

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 189

Female : 275

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 63

Female : 94


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 2,428

Born in other state in the United States : 396

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 56


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 342

Now married, except separated : 1,552

Divorced : 152

Separated : 13

Widowed : 130

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 264

Divorced : 62

Separated : 20

Widowed : 36

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 68

Now married, except separated : 46

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,953

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

German:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gerrish Township, Michigan

  • German: 948   (25.9%)
  • English: 515   (14.1%)
  • Irish: 472   (12.9%)
  • Polish: 304   (8.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 228   (6.2%)
  • Other Groups: 169   (4.6%)
  • Dutch: 145   (4.0%)
  • United States Or American: 139   (3.8%)
  • Scottish: 109   (3.0%)
  • French Canadian: 95   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 80   (2.2%)
  • Swedish: 77   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 57   (1.6%)
  • Norwegian: 34   (0.9%)
  • Danish: 32   (0.9%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 30   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 22   (0.6%)
  • Ukrainian: 21   (0.6%)
  • Maltese: 20   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 20   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 17   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 12   (0.3%)
  • Romanian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 12   (0.3%)
  • British: 11   (0.3%)
  • Armenian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 9   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 7   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 7   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Macedonian: 4   (0.1%)
  • European: 4   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gerrish Township, Michigan is 3,094



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gerrish Township, Michigan: 1,556
Female Population in Gerrish Township, Michigan: 1,538


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gerrish Township, Michigan: 55.2
Median Female Resident Age in Gerrish Township, Michigan: 52.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gerrish Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

55.3

Male

55.2

Female

55.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.0

Male

48.5

Female

13.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

56.3

Male

57.0

Female

21.5

Asian


Both sexes

22.0

Male

12.0

Female

37.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

45.5

Male

27.5

Female

45.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

40.0

Male

42.5

Female

37.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.0

Male

21.5

Female

41.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

55.4

Male

55.3

Female

55.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Gerrish Township, Michigan


  • White: 2,880
  • African American: 68
  • American Indian: 45
  • Asian: 89
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 12
  • 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 Gerrish Township, Michigan citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 26   (2.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (1.68%)
  • 10th Grade: 44   (3.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 27   (2.38%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 37   (3.26%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 290   (25.57%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 101   (8.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 236   (20.81%)
  • Associate Degree: 74   (6.53%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 156   (13.76%)
  • Master's Degree: 97   (8.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (2.03%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.35%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (0.43%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12   (1.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (0.69%)
  • 10th Grade: 31   (2.67%)
  • 11th Grade: 57   (4.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 34   (2.93%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 339   (29.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 119   (10.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 212   (18.28%)
  • Associate Degree: 117   (10.09%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 140   (12.07%)
  • Master's Degree: 79   (6.81%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Branch) In Gerrish Township, Michigan

  • Lyon Township Branch Library


    7851 West Higgins Lake Drive, Higgins Lake, MI 48627

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Gerrish Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Civilian Conservation Corps Museum   (2) Gerrish Township Fire And Emergency Medical Services Headquarters   (3) Gerrish Township Fire And Emergency Medical Services Station 2   (4) Gerrish Township Fire And Emergency Medical Services Station 3   (5) Gerrish Township Police Department   (6) Lake Township Fire Department   (7) Lyon Township Fire Department And Emergency Medical Services  

Cape


(1) Detroit Point   (2) Flag Point   (3) Old Point Comfort  

Cemetery


(1) Beaver Creek Cemetery   (2) Heidemann Cemetery   (3) Markey Cemetery   (4) Oakwood Cemetery  

Church


(1) Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (2) Higgins Lake Baptist Church   (3) Markey Church   (4) Saint Elizabeth Church   (5) Saint Huberts Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Beaver Creek   (2) Township Of Gerrish   (3) Township Of Lyon  

Island


(1) Flynn Island  

Lake


(1) Grass Lake   (2) Higgins Lake   (3) Marl Lake  

Locale


(1) Beaver Creek Township Hall   (2) Burning Oak Country Club   (3) Great Circle Campground   (4) Higgins Lake Rest Area   (5) Higgins Lake State Nursery   (6) Houghton Lake State Forest Campground   (7) Houghton Lake State Game Farm   (8) Kefalake Camp   (9) North Higgins Lake State Park East Campground   (10) North Higgins Lake State Park West Campground   (11) Pinewoods Camp   (12) Rockefellers Cabins   (13) South Higgins Lake State Park East Campground   (14) South Higgns Lake State Park West Campground  

Oilfield


(1) East Norwich Oil Field   (2) Norwich Oil Field  

Park


(1) American Legion Park   (2) Beginning Of State Reforestation Historical Marker   (3) Gerrish Historical Marker   (4) Lyon Township Park   (5) North Higgins Lake State Park   (6) South Higgins Lake State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Higgins Lake   (2) Higgins Lake Hideaway Mobile Home Park   (3) Hillcrest   (4) Lyon Manor   (5) Meads Landing   (6) Sharps Corners   (7) Tent City  

Post Office


(1) Higgins Lake Post Office   (2) Wellington Post Office Historical  

Range


(1) Mclachlan Hills  

School


(1) Department Of Conservation Training School  

Stream


(1) Big Creek   (2) Cole Creek   (3) Dead Stream   (4) Deer Farm Creek   (5) Willow Run  

Summit


(1) Birch Hill   (2) Cleary Hill   (3) Falk Hill   (4) Lindquist Hill  

Swamp


(1) Dead Stream Swamp   (2) Grass Lake   (3) Heidemann Marsh  

Tower


(1) Grass Lake Lookout Tower   (2) Portage Lake Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gerrish Township, Michigan

48627 (pop. 282)


Cities Nearby Gerrish Township, Michigan

Roscommon Village, MI  (pop. 1,141) 5.1 Miles
Higgins Township, MI  (pop. 2,128) 5.2 Miles
Markey Township, MI  (pop. 2,621) 5.5 Miles
Beaver Creek Township, MI  (pop. 1,558) 5.6 Miles
South Branch Township, MI  (pop. 1,852) 11.6 Miles
Denton Township, MI  (pop. 5,500) 11.7 Miles
Prudenville Cdp, MI  (pop. 1,497) 11.8 Miles
Houghton Lake Cdp, MI  (pop. 3,633) 11.9 Miles
Norwich Township, MI  (pop. 665) 13.4 Miles
Backus Township, MI  (pop. 295) 13.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gerrish Township, Michigan

989



Elevation in Gerrish Township, Michigan is 1,168.0 ft. (356.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Gerrish Township, Michigan

Lat: 44.467955 N        Long: -84.685081 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 12   (1.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 24   (2.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 13   (1.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 69   (6.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 58   (5.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 152   (14.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 224   (21.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 208   (19.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 84   (7.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 45   (4.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 108   (10.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 60   (5.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 820

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 53

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 37

Other means : 10

Worked at home : 111


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 145

5 to 9 minutes : 162

10 to 14 minutes : 91

15 to 19 minutes : 72

20 to 24 minutes : 101

25 to 29 minutes : 74

30 to 34 minutes : 80

35 to 39 minutes : 37

40 to 44 minutes : 20

45 to 59 minutes : 31

60 to 89 minutes : 72

90 or more minutes : 35


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 619

No Social Security income : 799


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 631

No retirement income : 787


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 35

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 68

$20,000 to $24,999 : 50

$25,000 to $29,999 : 49

$30,000 to $34,999 : 61

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 28

$45,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $59,999 : 154

$60,000 to $74,999 : 96

$75,000 to $99,999 : 122

$100,000 to $124,999 : 106

$125,000 to $149,999 : 58

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 24


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $54,301


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Gerrish Township, Michigan

  • WGRY (1230 AM; 0.75 kW; Grayling, MI; Owner: Gannon Broadcasting Systems, Inc.)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Mancelona, MI; Owner: Barbara Lynch)

FM Radio Stations Near Gerrish 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)
  • WAIR (104.9 FM; Mc Bain, MI; Owner: Superior Communications)
  • WBMI (105.5 FM; West Branch, MI; Owner: Independent Television Productions Of Michigan, Inc.)
  • WTWS (92.1 FM; Houghton Lake, MI; Owner: Coltrace Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (95.3 FM; Waters, MI; Owner: Darby Advertising, Inc.)
  • WKLT (97.5 FM; Rapid City, MI; Owner: Northern Radio Of Michigan, Inc.)
  • WUPS (98.5 FM; Houghton Lake, MI; Owner: Coltrace Communications, Inc.)
  • WUPS (98.5 FM; Houghton Lake, MI; Owner: Coltrace Communications, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Gerrish Township, Michigan

  • WGTU (Channel 29; Kalkaska, MI; Owner: Mtc License Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Gerrish Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 229  (37.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 68  (11.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 107  (17.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 104  (16.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 202  (39.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 102  (20.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 174  (34.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Gerrish Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Gerrish Township, Michigan

Mercantile Bank Of Michigan - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Gerrish Township, Michigan

  • Gladwin Zettel Memorial


    (about 36.0 miles in Beaverton, Michigan; Airport Code: GDW)

  • Gaylord Regional


    (about 37.8 miles in Gaylord, Michigan; Airport Code: GLR)

  • Wexford County


    (about 38.6 miles in Cadillac, Michigan; Airport Code: CAD)

  • Antrim County


    (about 43.7 miles in Bellaire, Michigan; Airport Code: ACB)

  • Cherry Capital


    (about 48.0 miles in Traverse City, Michigan; Airport Code: TVC)

  • Boyne Mountain


    (about 49.6 miles in Boyne City, Michigan; Airport Code: MI5)

  • Miller Field


    (about 57.3 miles in Reed City, Michigan; Airport Code: RCT)

  • Mount Pleasant Municipal


    (about 58.6 miles in Mount Pleasant, Michigan; Airport Code: MOP)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gerrish Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

85.95%

Carpooled

8.94%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.55%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.46%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

3.10%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 899

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 14

Female householder, no husband present : 58

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 420

Householder not living alone : 27


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 17

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 1,391


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 849

Renter-occupied housing units : 50

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 438

Renter-occupied housing units : 9


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 112

$10,000 to $14,999 : 60

$15,000 to $19,999 : 124

$20,000 to $24,999 : 90

$25,000 to $29,999 : 102

$30,000 to $34,999 : 73

$35,000 to $39,999 : 88

$40,000 to $44,999 : 37

$45,000 to $49,999 : 76

$50,000 to $59,999 : 195

$60,000 to $74,999 : 105

$75,000 to $99,999 : 160

$100,000 to $124,999 : 114

$125,000 to $149,999 : 58

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 24


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Total : 3,709


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,418

Vacant : 2,291


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 25

Built 2000 to 2004 : 102

Built 1990 to 1999 : 675

Built 1980 to 1989 : 557

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,016

Built 1960 to 1969 : 318

Built 1950 to 1959 : 398

Built 1940 to 1949 : 188

Built 1939 or earlier : 430


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 802

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 371

Electricity : 136

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 20

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 80

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Gerrish Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 37

$20,000 to $24,999 : 45

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 36

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 12

$60,000 to $69,999 : 43

$70,000 to $79,999 : 85

$80,000 to $89,999 : 71

$90,000 to $99,999 : 73

$100,000 to $124,999 : 116

$125,000 to $149,999 : 127

$150,000 to $174,999 : 51

$175,000 to $199,999 : 95

$200,000 to $249,999 : 127

$250,000 to $299,999 : 78

$300,000 to $399,999 : 72

$400,000 to $499,999 : 21

$500,000 to $749,999 : 119

$750,000 to $999,999 : 39

$1,000,000 or more : 49


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Gerrish 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 : 21

Home equity loan only : 217

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 529

Housing units without a mortgage : 569


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $389,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $304,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $190,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $146,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $115,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $106,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $433,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $130,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $81,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gerrish Township, Michigan: 68.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Gerrish Township, Michigan

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

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 40 40 $3,031,641
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

40 40 $3,031,641
2000        
  Single Family 23 23 $1,777,395
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $1,777,395
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Gerrish Township, MI): $37,147
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gerrish Township): $103,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gerrish Township): $559
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gerrish Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 57.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 30.3%
Electricity: 7.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

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



Health Care Centers Close To Gerrish Township, Michigan

Mercy Amicare


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

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

Heartland Home Care Inc. Midla


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

Mercy Amicare Homecare


     Address: 7985 Mackinaw Trail, Cadillac, Michigan 49601
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/29/1986

Hospitals Close To Gerrish Township, Michigan

Mercy Hospital - Grayling


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

Midmichigan Medical Center-gladwin


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

West Branch Regional Medical Center


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

Otsego Memorial Hospital


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

Mercy Hospital - Cadillac


     Address: 400 Hobart St, Cadillac, Michigan 49601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Gerrish Township, Michigan

Hilltop Manor Health Care Center


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

Mercy Hospital- Grayling Ltcu


     Address: 1100 Michigan Ave, Grayling, Michigan 49738
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Grayling Nursing & Rehab Community


     Address: 331 Meadows Drive, Grayling, Michigan 49738
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Kalkaska Memorial Health Center


     Address: 419 S Coral St, Kalkaska, Michigan 49646
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 97%

King Nursing & Rehabilitation Community


     Address: 2280 Tower Hill Rd, Houghton Lake, Michigan 48629
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gerrish Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 143 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gerrish Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 225
    Disabled Workers: 30
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 5


(updated 2007)



Roscommon County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 47.43%
  • Bush & Cheney 51.28%
  • Other 1.29%



(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 Gerrish Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Roscommon County, MI

7.25 % of Roscommon County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $43,268

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Wayne County , MI 0.66 % ($46,797 AGI )
  • Genesee County , MI 0.63 % ($48,361 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.54 % ($89,365 AGI )

Relocation away from Roscommon County, MI

6.73 % of Roscommon 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 $27,817

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Oakland County , MI 0.39 % ($32,158 AGI )
  • Crawford County , MI 0.38 % ($22,703 AGI )
  • Ogemaw County , MI 0.30 % ($17,586 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 Gerrish 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 Gerrish 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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