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Demographics Analysis

The people of Leighton 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
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 111

5 to 9 years : 169

10 to 14 years : 169

15 to 17 years : 173

18 and 19 years : 27

20 years : 55

21 years : 36

22 to 24 years : 46

25 to 29 years : 217

30 to 34 years : 138

35 to 39 years : 161

40 to 44 years : 124

45 to 49 years : 192

50 to 54 years : 134

55 to 59 years : 132

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 57

65 and 66 years : 44

67 to 69 years : 67

70 to 74 years : 29

75 to 79 years : 17

80 to 84 years : 41

85 years and over : 18

Female:

Under 5 years : 189

5 to 9 years : 210

10 to 14 years : 163

15 to 17 years : 50

18 and 19 years : 44

20 years : 13

21 years : 50

22 to 24 years : 101

25 to 29 years : 136

30 to 34 years : 169

35 to 39 years : 162

40 to 44 years : 144

45 to 49 years : 175

50 to 54 years : 115

55 to 59 years : 165

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 67

65 and 66 years : 39

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 28

75 to 79 years : 38

80 to 84 years : 31

85 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,217

Multiple ancestry : 1,487

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 71

Ancestry not reported : 606


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,279

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 20

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 47

Not a U.S. citizen : 35


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 300

5 to 17 years : 934

18 to 24 years : 372

25 to 34 years : 660

35 to 44 years : 591

45 to 54 years : 616

55 to 59 years : 297

60 and 61 years : 86

62 to 64 years : 124

65 to 74 years : 246

75 years and over : 155

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 294

5 to 17 years : 780

18 to 24 years : 348

25 to 34 years : 526

35 to 44 years : 461

45 to 54 years : 551

55 to 59 years : 219

60 and 61 years : 69

62 to 64 years : 90

65 to 74 years : 223

75 years and over : 135

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 139

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 123

35 to 44 years : 123

45 to 54 years : 56

55 to 59 years : 55

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 18

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 11

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 9

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 : 15

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 7

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,842

Female : 1,854

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 323

Female : 260

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 11

Female : 9

Foreign born:

Male : 32

Female : 50


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 3,671

Born in other state in the United States : 583

Native: born outside the United States : 9

Foreign born : 37


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 746

Now married, except separated : 1,898

Divorced : 96

Separated : 0

Widowed : 51

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 71

Now married, except separated : 397

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 20

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 27

Now married, except separated : 55

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,944

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 43

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 23


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Leighton Township, Michigan

  • Dutch: 1,300   (30.4%)
  • German: 779   (18.2%)
  • United States Or American: 423   (9.9%)
  • Irish: 397   (9.3%)
  • English: 333   (7.8%)
  • Italian: 250   (5.8%)
  • Polish: 172   (4.0%)
  • Other Groups: 163   (3.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 107   (2.5%)
  • Russian: 56   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 47   (1.1%)
  • Swedish: 34   (0.8%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 28   (0.7%)
  • Czech: 25   (0.6%)
  • Macedonian: 23   (0.5%)
  • Belgian: 22   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 21   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 21   (0.5%)
  • Ukrainian: 17   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 15   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 15   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 8   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 6   (0.1%)
  • European: 6   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Leighton Township, Michigan is 4,381



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Leighton Township, Michigan: 2,208
Female Population in Leighton Township, Michigan: 2,173


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Leighton Township, Michigan: 32.9
Median Female Resident Age in Leighton Township, Michigan: 34.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Leighton Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

35.6

Male

35.1

Female

35.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

17.0

Male

16.5

Female

29.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.3

Male

26.0

Female

39.8

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

37.5

Female

35.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

8.5

Male

0.0

Female

8.5

Other


Both sexes

24.5

Male

26.5

Female

15.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.4

Male

13.6

Female

17.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.0

Male

22.0

Female

16.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.9

Male

35.5

Female

36.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Leighton Township, Michigan


  • White: 4,300
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 7
  • Asian: 34
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 15
  • Two or More Races: 25



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.72%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 63   (5.67%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (0.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 40   (3.6%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (1.89%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (1.26%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 401   (36.09%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 129   (11.61%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 185   (16.65%)
  • Associate Degree: 97   (8.73%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 97   (8.73%)
  • Master's Degree: 48   (4.32%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.09%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (0.92%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 31   (2.84%)
  • 9th Grade: 18   (1.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (1.38%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (1.93%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (0.73%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 528   (48.44%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 84   (7.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 129   (11.83%)
  • Associate Degree: 147   (13.49%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 63   (5.78%)
  • Master's Degree: 36   (3.3%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In Leighton Township, Michigan

  • Moline Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 130 1253 144th Avenue, Moline, MI 49335, Phone: (616) 877-4688, Students: 256 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Leighton Township, Michigan

  • Leighton Township Library


    4451 12th Street, Moline, MI 49335

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Leighton Township, Michigan


  • Illinois Quad Cities Law Enforcement Memorial Inc


    1640 6th Ave, Moline, IL 61265

  • Moline Preservation Society


    Po Box 9141, Moline, IL 61265

  • Rock Island County Historical Society


    822 11th Ave, Moline, IL 61265
    http://www.rockislandcounty.org

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Leighton Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Senneker Landing Strip  

Building


(1) Dorr Township Fire Department   (2) Leighton Township Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (3) Leighton Township Fire Department Station 2   (4) Southside Community Ice Center   (5) Wayland Area Ambulance Service  

Canal


(1) Dorr And Nichols Drain  

Cemetery


(1) Dorr Cemetery   (2) Jones Cemetery  

Church


(1) Corinth Reformed Church   (2) Covenant Independent Reformed Church   (3) Crosswind Community Church   (4) Dorr Baptist Church   (5) Dorr Christian Reformed Church   (6) Friendship Christian Reformed Church   (7) Green Lake Calvary Church   (8) Moline Baptist Church   (9) Moline Christian Reformed Church   (10) Open Door Reformed Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Dorr  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 68   (2) Interchange 72  

Lake


(1) Huckleberry Lake   (2) Round Lake  

Locale


(1) Moline Station  

Park


(1) Bysterveld County Park  

Populated Place


(1) Corinth   (2) Dorr   (3) Green Lake   (4) Hunters Glen Mobile Home Park   (5) Maple Grove Estates Mobile Home Community   (6) Moline  

Post Office


(1) Corinth Post Office Historical   (2) Greenlake Post Office Historical   (3) Moline Post Office  

School


(1) Dorr Elementary School   (2) Green Lake School   (3) Moline Christian School   (4) Moline Elementary School   (5) Scheiriern School   (6) Sproat School   (7) Wayland Union Schools  

Summit


(1) Dias Hill  

Swamp


(1) Indian Lake   (2) Orissa Lake  

Tower


(1) Wcsg-fm Grand Rapids   (2) Wgrd-fm Grand Rapids  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Leighton Township, Michigan

49335 (pop. 219)


Cities Nearby Leighton Township, Michigan

Wayland City, MI  (pop. 3,867) 4.1 Miles
Dorr Township, MI  (pop. 7,662) 5.3 Miles
Caledonia Village, MI  (pop. 1,659) 6.6 Miles
Thornapple Township, MI  (pop. 6,770) 6.8 Miles
Wayland Township, MI  (pop. 3,268) 6.9 Miles
Middleville Village, MI  (pop. 2,710) 7.6 Miles
Cutlerville Cdp, MI  (pop. 14,550) 8.0 Miles
Byron Center Cdp, MI  (pop. 5,428) 8.0 Miles
Byron Township, MI  (pop. 21,009) 8.1 Miles
Hopkins Township, MI  (pop. 2,859) 8.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Leighton Township, Michigan

616



Elevation in Leighton Township, Michigan is 876.0 ft. (267.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Leighton Township, Michigan

Lat: 42.728378 N        Long: -85.613700 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 100   (5.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 54   (3.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 97   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 182   (10.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 208   (12.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 297   (17.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 208   (12.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 125   (7.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 41   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 59   (3.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 16   (0.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 191   (11.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 123   (7.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,902

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 103

In 3-person carpool : 38

In 4-person carpool : 11

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 8

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 : 8

Bicycle : 11

Walked : 34

Other means : 8

Worked at home : 112


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 89

5 to 9 minutes : 281

10 to 14 minutes : 273

15 to 19 minutes : 330

20 to 24 minutes : 416

25 to 29 minutes : 133

30 to 34 minutes : 392

35 to 39 minutes : 17

40 to 44 minutes : 61

45 to 59 minutes : 99

60 to 89 minutes : 8

90 or more minutes : 24


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 336

No Social Security income : 1,118


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 261

No retirement income : 1,193


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 83

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 53

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 112

$40,000 to $44,999 : 136

$45,000 to $49,999 : 46

$50,000 to $59,999 : 134

$60,000 to $74,999 : 207

$75,000 to $99,999 : 216

$100,000 to $124,999 : 121

$125,000 to $149,999 : 68

$150,000 to $199,999 : 26

$200,000 or more : 29


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $61,553


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Leighton Township, Michigan

  • WJNZ (1140 AM; 5.0 kW; Ada, MI; Owner: Wjnz Radio, Llc)
  • WBCH (1220 AM; 0.25 kW; Hastings, MI; Owner: Barry Broadcasting Co.)
  • WTKG (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WPNW (1260 AM; 10.0 kW; Holland, MI; Owner: Lanser Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20.0 kW; Moline, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBBL (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WNWZ (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WKPR (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Kalamazoo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WHTC (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Holland, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WGVU (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University B Of C)
  • WYGR (1530 AM; 0.5 kW; Grandville, MI; Owner: Wygr Broadcasting)
  • WFUR (1570 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Furniture City Broadcasting Corp.)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 0.25 kW; Ada, MI; Owner: Lexington Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WDSS (1680 AM; 10.0 kW; Ada, MI; Owner: Goodrich Radio, Llc)
  • WKZO (590 AM; 5.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WMFN (640 AM; 1.2 kW; Zeeland, MI; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WMJH (810 AM; 3.6 kW; Rockford, MI; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WHIT (940 AM; 0.3 kW; Jamestown, MI; Owner: Wsjm Inc)
  • WAKV (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Otsego, MI; Owner: Vintage Radio Enterprises, L.l.c.)

FM Radio Stations Near Leighton Township, Michigan

  • WBCH-FM (100.1 FM; Hastings, MI; Owner: Barry Broadcasting Co.)
  • WTRV (100.5 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WQXC-FM (100.9 FM; Otsego, MI; Owner: Forum Communications, Inc.)
  • WBFX (101.3 FM; Lowell, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Western Michigan University)
  • WFUR-FM (102.9 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Furniture City Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; Augusta, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; Middleville, MI; Owner: Regents Of The University Of Michigan)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; Middleville, MI; Owner: Regents Of The University Of Michigan)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; Middleville, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WVFM (106.5 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WKLQ (107.3 FM; Lowell, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WYCE (88.1 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Grand Rapids Cable Access Center)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WGVU-FM (88.5 FM; Coopersville, MI; Owner: Board Of Control, Grand Valley State University)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Hastings, MI; Owner: Saidnewsfoundation)
  • WBLU-FM (88.9 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Dowling, MI; Owner: Lansing Community College)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Western Michigan University)
  • WGNB (89.3 FM; Zeeland, MI; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Woodland, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Hickory Corners, MI; Owner: Holy Family Oratory Of St. Philip Neri)
  • WAYG (89.7 FM; East Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WAYG (89.9 FM; East Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WTHS (89.9 FM; Holland, MI; Owner: Hope College)
  • WXPZ (90.1 FM; Glenn, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications Inc.)
  • WCFG (90.9 FM; Augusta, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WCSG (91.3 FM; Moline, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WTNP (91.9 FM; Hickory Corners, MI; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • WYVN (92.7 FM; Saugatuck, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; Shelbyville, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WTNR (94.5 FM; Zeeland, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WLHT-FM (95.7 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WMAX-FM (96.1 FM; Jamestown, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WLAV-FM (96.9 FM; Ada, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WGRD-FM (97.9 FM; Moline, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WFGR (98.7 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WJQK (99.3 FM; Zeeland, MI; Owner: Lanser Broadcasting Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Leighton Township, Michigan

  • WXMI (Channel 17; Middleville, MI; Owner: Tribune Television Holdings, Inc.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; Shelbyville, MI; Owner: Freedom Broadcasting Of Michigan Licensee, L.l.c.)
  • WGVU-TV (Channel 35; Allendale, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; Cloverdale, MI; Owner: Wood License Company, Llc)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; Woodland, MI; Owner: Paxson Battle Creek License, Inc.)
  • WGVK (Channel 52; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University)
  • WTLJ (Channel 54; Allendale, MI; Owner: Tct Of Michigan, Inc.)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; Cloverdale, MI; Owner: Christian Faith Broadcast, Inc.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; Middleville, MI; Owner: Wood License Company, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Leighton Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 246  (22.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 36  (3.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 204  (18.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 27  (2.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 267  (24.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 286  (38.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 77  (10.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 220  (29.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 14  (1.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Leighton Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Leighton Township, Michigan

Chemical Bank - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Leighton Township, Michigan

  • Kent County


    (about 11.5 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Gerald R. Ford International


    (about 11.5 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Tulip City


    (about 25.0 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • West Michigan Regional


    (about 25.1 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • Park Township


    (about 28.2 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: HLM)

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 33.9 miles in Greenville, Michigan; Airport Code: MI1)

  • Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International


    (about 34.1 miles in Nazareth, Michigan; Airport Code: AZO)

  • W K Kellogg


    (about 34.4 miles in Battle Creek, Michigan; Airport Code: BTL)

  • Muskegon County


    (about 43.9 miles in Muskegon, Michigan; Airport Code: MKG)

  • Capital Region International


    (about 52.1 miles in Lansing, Michigan; Airport Code: LAN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Leighton Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.20%

Carpooled

9.59%

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

1.16%

Other Means

0.33%

Worked At Home

5.71%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,144

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 51

Female householder, no husband present : 98

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 47

Householder not living alone : 114


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 33

Female householder and female partner : 24

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 1,387


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,115

Renter-occupied housing units : 29

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 40

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 60

Renter-occupied housing units : 38

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 137

Renter-occupied housing units : 24


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 34

$10,000 to $14,999 : 83

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 60

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 112

$40,000 to $44,999 : 146

$45,000 to $49,999 : 46

$50,000 to $59,999 : 158

$60,000 to $74,999 : 229

$75,000 to $99,999 : 263

$100,000 to $124,999 : 121

$125,000 to $149,999 : 68

$150,000 to $199,999 : 26

$200,000 or more : 29


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,567


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,454

Vacant : 113


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 97

Built 2000 to 2004 : 323

Built 1990 to 1999 : 262

Built 1980 to 1989 : 159

Built 1970 to 1979 : 256

Built 1960 to 1969 : 104

Built 1950 to 1959 : 106

Built 1940 to 1949 : 57

Built 1939 or earlier : 203


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 745

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 288

Electricity : 116

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 149

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 106

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 50

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Leighton Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 38

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 10

$70,000 to $79,999 : 28

$80,000 to $89,999 : 31

$90,000 to $99,999 : 9

$100,000 to $124,999 : 166

$125,000 to $149,999 : 140

$150,000 to $174,999 : 214

$175,000 to $199,999 : 80

$200,000 to $249,999 : 270

$250,000 to $299,999 : 75

$300,000 to $399,999 : 107

$400,000 to $499,999 : 53

$500,000 to $749,999 : 54

$750,000 to $999,999 : 8

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Leighton 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 : 25

Home equity loan only : 189

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 27

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 744

Housing units without a mortgage : 367


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $146,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $200,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $198,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $175,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $168,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $222,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $128,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $160,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $154,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Leighton Township, Michigan: 79.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Leighton Township, MI): $51,743
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Leighton Township): $121,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Leighton Township): $616
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Leighton Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 52.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 26.5%
Electricity: 7.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

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



Health Care Centers Close To Leighton Township, Michigan

Heartland Home Care Grand Rapi


     Address: 3230 Eagle Park Drive Ne, Suite 200, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/17/1992

Visiting Nurse Srvcs Of W Mi


     Address: 1401 Cedar Ne, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/1/1978

Care One Home Health Services, Inc


     Address: 3075 Orchard Vista Drive Se, Suite 200, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/22/2007

Pinnacle Senior Care


     Address: 3260 Eagle Park Drive Ne, Suite 117, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/30/2007

Homecare Of Holland Home


     Address: 2100 Raybrook Se, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/14/1989

Hospitals Close To Leighton Township, Michigan

Spectrum Health Hospitals


     Address: 100 Michigan St Ne, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint Mary's Health Care


     Address: 200 Jefferson Se, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Metro Health Hospital


     Address: 5900 Byron Center Avenue, Wyoming, Michigan 49519
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Zeeland Community Hospital


     Address: 8333 Felch St, Zeeland, Michigan 49464
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Allegan General Hospital


     Address: 555 Linn Street, Allegan, Michigan 49010
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Leighton Township, Michigan

Laurels Of Sandy Creek (the)


     Address: 425 E Elm St, Wayland, Michigan 49348
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Spectrum Health - Kent Communi


     Address: 750 Fuller Ave Ne Mc 160, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 241
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Heartland Health Care Center-grand Rapids


     Address: 2320 E Beltline Se, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 153
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Heartland Health Care Center-greenview


     Address: 1700 Leonard St N E, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49505
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Porter Hills Health Center


     Address: 3600 Fulton E, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Leighton Township, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 45 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Leighton Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 70
    Disabled Workers: 5
    Widowers Workers: 5
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 5


(updated 2007)



Allegan County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.90%
  • Bush & Cheney 63.11%
  • Other 0.98%



(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 Leighton Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Allegan County, MI

6.36 % of Allegan County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,012

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $50,278

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 1.56 % ($40,551 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 1.26 % ($40,250 AGI )
  • Kalamazoo County , MI 0.82 % ($40,391 AGI )

Relocation away from Allegan County, MI

6.86 % of Allegan 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 $35,274

Michigan Average 5.98 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,250

Michigan Average 0.06 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 1.44 % ($36,279 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 1.10 % ($30,313 AGI )
  • Kalamazoo County , MI 1.06 % ($30,944 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 Leighton 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 Leighton 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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