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Demographics Analysis

The people of Goodwell 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
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 9 years : 14

10 to 14 years : 22

15 to 17 years : 14

18 and 19 years : 21

20 years : 0

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 6

25 to 29 years : 9

30 to 34 years : 9

35 to 39 years : 26

40 to 44 years : 10

45 to 49 years : 20

50 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 5

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 10

70 to 74 years : 8

75 to 79 years : 14

80 to 84 years : 12

85 years and over : 2

Female:

Under 5 years : 15

5 to 9 years : 18

10 to 14 years : 11

15 to 17 years : 19

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 7

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 3

25 to 29 years : 6

30 to 34 years : 5

35 to 39 years : 25

40 to 44 years : 12

45 to 49 years : 30

50 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 16

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 20

75 to 79 years : 16

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 227

Multiple ancestry : 269

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 51


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 544

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 3

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 98

18 to 24 years : 57

25 to 34 years : 29

35 to 44 years : 73

45 to 54 years : 110

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 54

75 years and over : 49

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 80

18 to 24 years : 40

25 to 34 years : 29

35 to 44 years : 58

45 to 54 years : 92

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 44

75 years and over : 33

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 15

45 to 54 years : 18

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 13

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 : 3

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 : 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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 226

Female : 219

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 52

Female : 47

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 2

Female : 1

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 440

Born in other state in the United States : 94

Native: born outside the United States : 3

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 78

Now married, except separated : 211

Divorced : 44

Separated : 4

Widowed : 24

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 40

Now married, except separated : 37

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 10

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 522

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Goodwell Township, Michigan

  • German: 166   (28.2%)
  • Irish: 90   (15.3%)
  • English: 65   (11.0%)
  • Other Groups: 51   (8.7%)
  • Dutch: 38   (6.5%)
  • United States Or American: 35   (5.9%)
  • Polish: 35   (5.9%)
  • Scottish: 23   (3.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 18   (3.1%)
  • French Canadian: 13   (2.2%)
  • Norwegian: 10   (1.7%)
  • Swedish: 10   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 7   (1.2%)
  • Italian: 6   (1.0%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.7%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 3   (0.5%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 1   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Goodwell Township, Michigan is 547



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Goodwell Township, Michigan: 280
Female Population in Goodwell Township, Michigan: 267


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Goodwell Township, Michigan: 44.7
Median Female Resident Age in Goodwell Township, Michigan: 43.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Goodwell Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

44.9

Male

45.7

Female

44.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

54.5

Male

58.5

Female

17.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

51.5

Male

47.5

Female

51.5

Asian


Both sexes

30.5

Male

30.5

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

7.5

Female

21.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.0

Male

17.5

Female

39.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.9

Male

45.8

Female

43.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Goodwell Township, Michigan


  • White: 537
  • African American: 2
  • American Indian: 5
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 3



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (1.1%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (3.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (4.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (7.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (6.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 76   (41.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (6.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 24   (13.26%)
  • Associate Degree: 8   (4.42%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14   (7.73%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (2.21%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (3.97%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (2.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (3.97%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (2.65%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 67   (44.37%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 19   (12.58%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 19   (12.58%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (7.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12   (7.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 3   (1.99%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Goodwell Township, Michigan

  • White Cloud Public Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 1003, White Cloud, MI 49349, Phone: (231) 689-3201, Students: 1,380 )

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

  • White Cloud Upper Elementary School


    ( Grades: 2-5, Location: Po Box 1007, White Cloud, MI 49349, Phone: (231) 689-2300, Students: 341 )

  • White Cloud Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P.o. Box 1001, White Cloud, MI 49349, Phone: (231) 689-2181, Students: 308 )

  • Jack D. Jones Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-1, Location: P.o. Box 1002, White Cloud, MI 49349, Phone: (231) 689-1295, Students: 225 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Goodwell Township, Michigan

  • White Cloud High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 1000, White Cloud, MI 49349, Phone: (231) 689-1707, Students: 463 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Goodwell Township, Michigan

  • White Cloud Community Library


    1038 Wilcox Avenue, White Cloud, MI 49349

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Goodwell Township, Michigan


  • Big Prairie Historical Preservation Society


    Po Box 261, White Cloud, MI 49349

  • Usgenweb Census Project


    1736 W Five Mile Rd, White Cloud, MI 49349

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Goodwell Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) White Cloud Airport  

Building


(1) Everett Township Hall   (2) Life Emergency Medical Services White Cloud Station   (3) Newaygo County Sheriff S Office   (4) White Cloud City Hall   (5) White Cloud Community Library   (6) White Cloud District Rangers Office   (7) White Cloud Fire Department   (8) White Cloud Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Amish Cemetery   (2) Big Prairie-everett Cemetery   (3) Goodwell Cemetery   (4) Lincoln Cemetery   (5) Lincoln Township Cemetery   (6) Prospect Hill Cemetery  

Church


(1) Christ Lutheran Church   (2) Faith Bible Church   (3) Saint Joseph Catholic Church   (4) Seventh Day Baptist Church   (5) White Cloud Church   (6) White Cloud Church Of God   (7) White Cloud Church Of God In Christ   (8) White Cloud United Methodist Church   (9) Woodville Community Church  

Civil


(1) City Of White Cloud   (2) Newaygo County   (3) Township Of Everett   (4) Township Of Goodwell   (5) Township Of Lincoln   (6) Township Of Wilcox  

Hospital


(1) Family Health Center   (2) White Cloud Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Alley Lake   (2) Biddleman Marsh   (3) Blacksmith Lake   (4) Brush Lake   (5) Carey Lake   (6) Cucumber Lake   (7) Diamond Lake   (8) Eaves Lake   (9) Fry Lake   (10) Gustafson Marsh   (11) Hoyt Lake   (12) Lake White Cloud   (13) Little Robinson Lake   (14) Mast Lake   (15) Mudget Lake   (16) Pearl Lake   (17) Round Lake   (18) Trout Lake   (19) Woodrail Lake  

Locale


(1) Fields Station Historical   (2) Ramona Station   (3) Trumbull Corners   (4) White Cloud City Campground   (5) White Cloud Station   (6) White River Roughing Area Campground  

Park


(1) Alley Lake Park   (2) Diamond Lake County Park   (3) Flowing Well Park   (4) White Cloud State Park   (5) Zeigler Roadside Park  

Populated Place


(1) Alleyton Historical   (2) Ramona   (3) White Cloud  

Post Office


(1) Alleyton Post Office Historical   (2) Fields Post Office Historical   (3) Holmdale Post Office Historical   (4) White Cloud Post Office  

School


(1) Bigelow School   (2) Jack D Jones Elementary School   (3) Ramona Post Office Historical   (4) Upper Elementary School   (5) White Cloud High School   (6) White Cloud Middle School  

Stream


(1) First Cole Creek   (2) Fivemile Creek   (3) Flinton Creek   (4) Mullen Creek   (5) Rattlesnake Creek   (6) Second Cole Creek  

Swamp


(1) Dudgean Swamp   (2) Harness Marsh   (3) Section Eight Lake   (4) Section Five Lake  

Tower


(1) Gibbs Lookout Tower  

Trail


(1) Newaygo County Snowmobile Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Goodwell Township, Michigan

49349 (pop. 8,430)


Cities Nearby Goodwell Township, Michigan

Wilcox Township, MI  (pop. 1,104) 5.8 Miles
Big Prairie Township, MI  (pop. 2,604) 6.5 Miles
Mecosta Township, MI  (pop. 2,542) 7.3 Miles
Monroe Township, MI  (pop. 361) 7.8 Miles
White Cloud City, MI  (pop. 1,451) 8.0 Miles
Everett Township, MI  (pop. 1,976) 8.5 Miles
Big Rapids Township, MI  (pop. 3,249) 8.7 Miles
Stanwood Village, MI  (pop. 198) 9.3 Miles
Big Rapids City, MI  (pop. 10,434) 9.9 Miles
Aetna Township, MI  (pop. 2,184) 11.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Goodwell Township, Michigan

231



Elevation in Goodwell Township, Michigan is 896.0 ft. (273.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Goodwell Township, Michigan

Lat: 43.605857 N        Long: -85.631916 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 13   (6.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 15   (6.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 12   (5.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 27   (12.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 11   (5.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 21   (9.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 38   (17.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 11   (5.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 16   (7.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 23   (10.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 25   (11.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 177

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 31

In 3-person carpool : 2

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 2

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 : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 10


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 2

10 to 14 minutes : 22

15 to 19 minutes : 39

20 to 24 minutes : 50

25 to 29 minutes : 14

30 to 34 minutes : 36

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 3

45 to 59 minutes : 10

60 to 89 minutes : 22

90 or more minutes : 7


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 78

No Social Security income : 137


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 69

No retirement income : 146


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12

$45,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $74,999 : 23

$75,000 to $99,999 : 16

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $43,889


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Goodwell Township, Michigan

  • WKBZ (1090 AM; 1.0 kW; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBRN (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • WODJ (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Whitehall, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSHN (1550 AM; 1.0 kW; Fremont, MI; Owner: Noordyk Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (1590 AM; 1.0 kW; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • WMJH (810 AM; 3.6 kW; Rockford, MI; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Goodwell Township, Michigan

  • WVIB (100.1 FM; Twin Lake, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WWBR (100.9 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • WMRR (101.7 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WYBR (102.3 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • WSNX-FM (104.5 FM; Ravenna, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WHTS (105.3 FM; Bailey, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSCG-FM (106.3 FM; Lakeview, MI; Owner: Stafford Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WMUS (106.9 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WSHZ (107.9 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WAAQ (88.1 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WAAQ (88.1 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WAAQ (88.1 FM; Canadian Lakes, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WPQZ (88.1 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Broadcast Academy, Inc.)
  • WPQZ (88.1 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Broadcast Academy, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Muskegon Community Radio Broadcast Company)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; White Cloud, MI; Owner: International Radio Friends Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Hart, MI; Owner: Smile Fm)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; White Cloud, MI; Owner: Well Of Rehoboth Church & Outreach Ministry)
  • WBLV (90.3 FM; Hesperia, MI; Owner: Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp)
  • WMCQ (91.7 FM; Bailey, MI; Owner: American Family Association)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Hart, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Chase, MI; Owner: Saidnewsfoundation)
  • WLAW (92.5 FM; Bailey, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WWKR (94.1 FM; Hart, MI; Owner: Synergy Media, Inc.)
  • WGVS-FM (95.3 FM; Whitehall, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University)
  • WDEE-FM (97.3 FM; Paris, MI; Owner: Steven V. Beilfuss)
  • WEFG-FM (97.5 FM; Whitehall, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WLCS (98.3 FM; Twin Lake, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Goodwell Township, Michigan

  • WZZM-TV (Channel 13; Bailey, MI; Owner: Combined Communications Corp. Of Oklahoma, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Goodwell Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 23  (18.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 8  (6.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 7  (5.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (3.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 37  (29.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 25  (24.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 20  (19.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 33  (32.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 81 Farms In Goodwell Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Goodwell Township, Michigan

Independent Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 119

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Goodwell Township, Michigan

  • Roben-Hood


    (about 10.3 miles in Big Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: WBR)

  • Miller Field


    (about 20.6 miles in Reed City, Michigan; Airport Code: RCT)

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 37.2 miles in Greenville, Michigan; Airport Code: MI1)

  • Muskegon County


    (about 42.8 miles in Muskegon, Michigan; Airport Code: MKG)

  • Mount Pleasant Municipal


    (about 45.0 miles in Mount Pleasant, Michigan; Airport Code: MOP)

  • Mason County


    (about 45.9 miles in Ludington, Michigan; Airport Code: LDM)

  • Ludington Airport


    (about 45.9 miles in Ludington, Michigan; Airport Code: LDM)

  • Wexford County


    (about 47.5 miles in Cadillac, Michigan; Airport Code: CAD)

  • Kent County


    (about 50.4 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Gerald R. Ford International


    (about 50.4 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Goodwell Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.22%

Carpooled

18.67%

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

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

3.11%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 124

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 10

Female householder, no husband present : 30

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 46

Householder not living alone : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 2

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 203


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 118

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 27

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 5


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 12

$25,000 to $29,999 : 23

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $44,999 : 15

$45,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 27

$60,000 to $74,999 : 32

$75,000 to $99,999 : 23

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Total : 312


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 215

Vacant : 97


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 10

Built 2000 to 2004 : 21

Built 1990 to 1999 : 61

Built 1980 to 1989 : 57

Built 1970 to 1979 : 77

Built 1960 to 1969 : 19

Built 1950 to 1959 : 12

Built 1940 to 1949 : 20

Built 1939 or earlier : 35


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 15

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 113

Electricity : 3

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 10

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 72

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 2

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Goodwell Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 1

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $69,999 : 5

$70,000 to $79,999 : 14

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 16

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $174,999 : 19

$175,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 to $249,999 : 7

$250,000 to $299,999 : 14

$300,000 to $399,999 : 15

$400,000 to $499,999 : 2

$500,000 to $749,999 : 4

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Goodwell 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 : 5

Home equity loan only : 15

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 88

Housing units without a mortgage : 90


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $225,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $260,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $95,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $60,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $112,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $73,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $131,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $107,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $162,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Goodwell Township, Michigan: 74.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Goodwell 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 141 141 $10,854,537
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

141 141 $10,854,537
2000        
  Single Family 139 139 $12,385,606
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

139 139 $12,385,606
2001        
  Single Family 181 181 $15,190,111
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $400,000
  Five or More Family 2 14 $554,000
  Total

185 201 $16,144,111
2002        
  Single Family 146 146 $15,082,515
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 38 $1,875,375
  Total

148 184 $16,957,890
2003        
  Single Family 161 161 $10,008,848
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 16 $193,000
  Total

164 177 $10,201,848
2004        
  Single Family 173 173 $15,563,903
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

173 173 $15,563,903
2005        
  Single Family 149 149 $15,904,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

149 149 $15,904,400
2006        
  Single Family 124 124 $9,907,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

124 124 $9,907,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Goodwell Township, MI): $37,813
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Goodwell Township): $75,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Goodwell Township): $525
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Goodwell Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 14.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 56.3%
Electricity: 2.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 21.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.1%
No Fuel Used: 1.1%


(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 Goodwell Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Goodwell Township, Michigan

Northern Home Care


     Address: 230 N Charles, White Cloud, Michigan 49349
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/9/1993

Community Home Care Services


     Address: 175 Gibbs, White Cloud, Michigan 49349
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/20/1966

Continu Care Of Gmhs


     Address: 231 W. Pine Lake Drive, Newaygo, Michigan 49337
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/23/1990

Ace Home Health Care


     Address: 112 Edgerton Po Box 499, Howard City, Michigan 49329
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/1/2005

Mecosta County General Hosp


     Address: 415 Mecosta Ave. Suite 1, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/1/2000

Hospitals Close To Goodwell Township, Michigan

Gerber Memorial Health Services


     Address: 212 S Sullivan St, Fremont, Michigan 49412
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mecosta County Medical Center


     Address: 605 Oak Street, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Spectrum Health United Memorial - Kelsey Campus


     Address: 418 Washington, Lakeview, Michigan 48850
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mercy General Health Partners


     Address: 1500 E Sherman Boulevard, Muskegon, Michigan 49444
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Hackley Hospital


     Address: 1700 Clinton Street, Muskegon, Michigan 49442
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Goodwell Township, Michigan

Transitional Health Svcs Of Fremont


     Address: 4554 W 48th St, Fremont, Michigan 49412
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Newaygo Co Medical Care Facili


     Address: 4465 W 48th St, Fremont, Michigan 49412
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Metron Of Big Rapids


     Address: 725 W Fuller, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Altercare Of Big Rapids


     Address: 805 West Ave, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Metron Of Cedar Springs


     Address: 400 Jeffrey, Cedar Springs, Michigan 49319
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Goodwell Township, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 97 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Goodwell Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 1,045
    Disabled Workers: 410
    Widowers Workers: 130
    Spouses Workers: 90
    Children Workers: 190


(updated 2007)



Newaygo County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 39.60%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.49%
  • Other 0.91%



(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 Goodwell Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Newaygo County, MI

6.04 % of Newaygo County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,427

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Kent County , MI 1.90 % ($36,834 AGI )
  • Muskegon County , MI 0.73 % ($33,675 AGI )
  • Ottawa County , MI 0.30 % ($40,096 AGI )

Relocation away from Newaygo County, MI

6.75 % of Newaygo 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 $31,634

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Kent County , MI 1.84 % ($30,881 AGI )
  • Muskegon County , MI 0.86 % ($28,270 AGI )
  • Mecosta County , MI 0.42 % ($26,767 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 Goodwell 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 Goodwell Township, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Goodwell Township, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 0 0
Rape 2 3 1 3 1 1 2 3 1 0 1 2 3
    per 100,000 140 209 70 209 70 70 141 215 72 0 71 142 216
Robbery 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 140 0 139 0 0 0 0 72 0 0 0 0 0
Assault 6 10 0 8 6 3 11 5 7 6 3 6 5
    per 100,000 420 696 0 557 418 210 774 358 505 440 213 426 360
Burglary 29 18 19 14 16 12 16 17 21 22 17 13 13
    per 100,000 2,032 1,253 1,323 975 1,113 840 1,126 1,218 1,514 1,612 1,208 924 937
Larceny Theft 82 65 57 57 69 69 86 93 103 63 62 51 46
    per 100,000 5,746 4,526 3,969 3,969 4,802 4,832 6,052 6,662 7,426 4,615 4,407 3,625 3,317
Vehicle Theft 1 3 2 5 1 1 0 2 0 1 4 2 0
    per 100,000 70 209 139 348 70 70 0 143 0 73 284 142 0
Arson 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0 209 0 139 0 0 0 72 0 0 71 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 3 0 3 2 1 3 2 2 2 1 2 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
28 22 20 20 22 21 26 28 31 22 21 17 15
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
15 13 10 11 12 11 14 15 17 12 11 9 8


(updated 2013)



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)



Jails in Goodwell Township, Michigan


  • Newaygo County Jail


    300 Williams Street, White Cloud, MI 49349
    Capacity: 212
    Confined: 185
    Avg. Population: 180
    Year Built: 1967
    Year Renovated: 1990


(updated 2006)



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