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   (County: Alpena County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Long Rapids 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
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 9 years : 15

10 to 14 years : 17

15 to 17 years : 37

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 5

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 10

25 to 29 years : 15

30 to 34 years : 14

35 to 39 years : 29

40 to 44 years : 30

45 to 49 years : 81

50 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 25

70 to 74 years : 37

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 28

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 37

5 to 9 years : 18

10 to 14 years : 38

15 to 17 years : 33

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 14

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 22

30 to 34 years : 17

35 to 39 years : 21

40 to 44 years : 53

45 to 49 years : 48

50 to 54 years : 58

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 19

65 and 66 years : 13

67 to 69 years : 21

70 to 74 years : 15

75 to 79 years : 15

80 to 84 years : 31

85 years and over : 25


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 544

Multiple ancestry : 459

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 5

Ancestry not reported : 58


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,057

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 : 3

Not a U.S. citizen : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 158

18 to 24 years : 68

25 to 34 years : 68

35 to 44 years : 133

45 to 54 years : 235

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 29

65 to 74 years : 125

75 years and over : 102

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 143

18 to 24 years : 62

25 to 34 years : 68

35 to 44 years : 121

45 to 54 years : 235

55 to 59 years : 56

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 101

75 years and over : 86

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 24

75 years and over : 16

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 : 6

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 : 3

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 453

Female : 525

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 41

Female : 38

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 978

Born in other state in the United States : 79

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 154

Now married, except separated : 549

Divorced : 92

Separated : 11

Widowed : 42

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 6

Now married, except separated : 56

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 6

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 991

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Long Rapids Township, Michigan

  • German: 272   (22.9%)
  • Polish: 251   (21.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 119   (10.0%)
  • English: 90   (7.6%)
  • Norwegian: 89   (7.5%)
  • Irish: 75   (6.3%)
  • Scottish: 58   (4.9%)
  • United States Or American: 45   (3.8%)
  • French Canadian: 39   (3.3%)
  • Other Groups: 34   (2.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 27   (2.3%)
  • Italian: 17   (1.4%)
  • Dutch: 13   (1.1%)
  • Russian: 11   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 10   (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 10   (0.8%)
  • Australian: 6   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.3%)
  • European: 4   (0.3%)
  • Northern European: 3   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 3   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Long Rapids Township, Michigan is 1,066



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Long Rapids Township, Michigan: 494
Female Population in Long Rapids Township, Michigan: 572


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Long Rapids Township, Michigan: 48.3
Median Female Resident Age in Long Rapids Township, Michigan: 45.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Long Rapids Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

46.3

Male

46.5

Female

45.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

52.5

Male

52.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

7.5

Male

0.5

Female

20.0

Asian


Both sexes

56.5

Male

0.0

Female

56.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

55.5

Male

55.5

Female

55.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.0

Male

11.0

Female

30.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.0

Male

15.5

Female

16.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.5

Male

46.6

Female

46.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Long Rapids Township, Michigan


  • White: 1,060
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 6
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (1.33%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (1.33%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 22   (5.85%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (4.26%)
  • 10th Grade: 18   (4.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (1.06%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6   (1.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 157   (41.76%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 33   (8.78%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 47   (12.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (6.65%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22   (5.85%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (4.26%)
  • 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: 18   (5.17%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (2.3%)
  • 10th Grade: 16   (4.6%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (3.45%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (2.3%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 145   (41.67%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 22   (6.32%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 55   (15.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (5.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 30   (8.62%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (4.02%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Long Rapids Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 12595 Long Rapids Road, Lachine, MI 49753, Phone: (989) 358-5730, Students: 158 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Long Rapids 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 Long Rapids Township, Michigan.

Area Features of Long Rapids Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Green Township Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Long Rapids Township Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Green Cemetery   (2) Long Rapids Cemetery   (3) Spratt Cemetery  

Church


(1) Beaver Lake Church   (2) Community Of Christ Church   (3) Grace Church   (4) Greeley Church   (5) Greely Baptist Church   (6) Liberty Baptist Church   (7) Long Rapids Congregational Church   (8) Spratt Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Green   (2) Township Of Wellington  

Lake


(1) Beaver Lake   (2) Coombs Lake   (3) Fletcher Pond   (4) Sylvester Lake  

Park


(1) Beaver Lake County Park   (2) Manning Hill Park  

Populated Place


(1) Flanders   (2) Lachine   (3) Long Rapids   (4) Spratt  

Post Office


(1) Flanders Post Office Historical   (2) Lachine Post Office   (3) Long Rapids Post Office Historical   (4) Spratt Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Cedar School   (2) Collins School   (3) Doyle School   (4) Green School   (5) Long Rapids School  

Stream


(1) Anchor Creek   (2) Bean Creek   (3) Gaffney Creek   (4) Jewett Creek   (5) Morrison Creek   (6) Rayburn Creek   (7) Truax Creek   (8) Turtle Creek   (9) Upper South Branch Thunder Bay River  

Summit


(1) Manning Hill  

Swamp


(1) Long Swamp  

Tower


(1) Whsb-fm Alpena  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Long Rapids Township, Michigan

49753 (pop. 2,227)


Cities Nearby Long Rapids Township, Michigan

Wellington Township, MI  (pop. 255) 4.9 Miles
Maple Ridge Township, MI  (pop. 1,524) 6.9 Miles
Posen Township, MI  (pop. 849) 8.0 Miles
Green Township, MI  (pop. 1,156) 8.5 Miles
Posen Village, MI  (pop. 221) 8.9 Miles
Metz Township, MI  (pop. 266) 9.7 Miles
Wilson Township, MI  (pop. 2,055) 9.7 Miles
Hillman Village, MI  (pop. 723) 10.5 Miles
Krakow Township, MI  (pop. 613) 12.1 Miles
Alpena Township, MI  (pop. 9,501) 13.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Long Rapids Township, Michigan

989



Elevation in Long Rapids Township, Michigan is 748.0 ft. (228.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Long Rapids Township, Michigan

Lat: 45.134150 N        Long: -83.709466 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 28   (6.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 16   (3.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 26   (5.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 40   (8.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 60   (13.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 61   (13.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 68   (15.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 23   (5.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 27   (6.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 22   (4.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 36   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 37   (8.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 373

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 25

In 3-person carpool : 18

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 : 17

Other means : 3

Worked at home : 35


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 19

5 to 9 minutes : 19

10 to 14 minutes : 19

15 to 19 minutes : 43

20 to 24 minutes : 120

25 to 29 minutes : 77

30 to 34 minutes : 95

35 to 39 minutes : 13

40 to 44 minutes : 7

45 to 59 minutes : 7

60 to 89 minutes : 2

90 or more minutes : 15


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 177

No Social Security income : 284


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 113

No retirement income : 348


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 18

$20,000 to $24,999 : 16

$25,000 to $29,999 : 47

$30,000 to $34,999 : 19

$35,000 to $39,999 : 59

$40,000 to $44,999 : 17

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 63

$60,000 to $74,999 : 43

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $41,771


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Long Rapids Township, Michigan

  • WATZ (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Alpena, MI; Owner: Watz Radio, Inc.)
  • WHAK (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Rogers City, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)

FM Radio Stations Near Long Rapids Township, Michigan

  • WHSB (107.7 FM; Lachine, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)
  • WKKM (88.1 FM; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Michigan Community Radio)
  • WKKM (88.5 FM; Lachine, MI; Owner: Michigan Community Radio)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Alpena, MI; Owner: All Saints School)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; Curran, MI; Owner: Northland Community Broadcasters)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Northland Community Broadcasters)
  • WPHN (90.5 FM; Hillman, MI; Owner: Northern Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • WCML-FM (91.7 FM; Hillman, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WAVC (93.9 FM; Lewiston, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WKJZ (94.9 FM; Hillman, MI; Owner: Carroll Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WCMB-FM (95.7 FM; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WRGZ (96.7 FM; Rogers City, MI; Owner: Watz Radio, Inc.)
  • WATZ-FM (99.3 FM; Hubbard Lake, MI; Owner: Watz Radio, Inc.)
  • WHAK-FM (99.9 FM; Rogers City, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Long Rapids Township, Michigan

  • WBKB-TV (Channel 11; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Thunder Bay Broadcasting Corporation.)
  • WCML (Channel 6; Hillman, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Long Rapids Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 57  (22.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 8  (3.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 38  (14.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (4.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 50  (19.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 58  (25.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 66  (29.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 88  (38.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 90 Farms In Long Rapids Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Long Rapids Township, Michigan

  • Alpena County Regional


    (about 8.2 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Phelps/Collins


    (about 8.3 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Gaylord Regional


    (about 49.0 miles in Gaylord, Michigan; Airport Code: GLR)

  • Oscoda-Wurtsmith


    (about 49.6 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Wurtsmith AFB


    (about 49.6 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Cheboygan City/County


    (about 53.2 miles in Mullett Lake, Michigan; Airport Code: UXU)

  • Cheboygan County


    (about 53.2 miles in Mullett Lake, Michigan; Airport Code: UXU)

  • Iosco County


    (about 58.5 miles in East Tawas, Michigan; Airport Code: ECA)

  • Boyne Mountain


    (about 59.2 miles in Boyne City, Michigan; Airport Code: MI5)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Long Rapids Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.12%

Carpooled

8.73%

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

1.25%

Other Means

1.46%

Worked At Home

6.44%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 296

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 21

Female householder, no husband present : 26

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 108

Householder not living alone : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and male partner : 7

All other households : 438


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 280

Renter-occupied housing units : 16

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 21

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 104

Renter-occupied housing units : 14


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 39

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 44

$20,000 to $24,999 : 25

$25,000 to $29,999 : 61

$30,000 to $34,999 : 24

$35,000 to $39,999 : 54

$40,000 to $44,999 : 17

$45,000 to $49,999 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 65

$60,000 to $74,999 : 52

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Total : 588


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 461

Vacant : 127


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 3

Built 2000 to 2004 : 33

Built 1990 to 1999 : 64

Built 1980 to 1989 : 61

Built 1970 to 1979 : 160

Built 1960 to 1969 : 101

Built 1950 to 1959 : 45

Built 1940 to 1949 : 31

Built 1939 or earlier : 90


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 116

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 165

Electricity : 0

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 39

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 132

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 4

$30,000 to $34,999 : 19

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 16

$60,000 to $69,999 : 45

$70,000 to $79,999 : 23

$80,000 to $89,999 : 39

$90,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 64

$125,000 to $149,999 : 51

$150,000 to $174,999 : 36

$175,000 to $199,999 : 24

$200,000 to $249,999 : 47

$250,000 to $299,999 : 2

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 3

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Long Rapids 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 : 6

Home equity loan only : 40

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 8

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 180

Housing units without a mortgage : 189


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Long Rapids Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $144,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $115,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $66,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $115,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $98,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $137,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $133,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $108,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Long Rapids Township, Michigan: 71.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Long Rapids 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 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
2000        
  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
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 (Long Rapids Township, MI): $36,083
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Long Rapids Township): $79,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Long Rapids Township): $404
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Long Rapids Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 7.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 45.2%
Electricity: 0.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 24.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 20.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.7%
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 Long Rapids Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Long Rapids Township, Michigan

District Health Department 4


     Address: 100 Woods Circle, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 9/21/1966

Alpena Gen Hosp Home Care


     Address: 1521 W. Chisholm St, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: Government - Combination Govt & Voluntary
     Certified Date: 11/24/1992

Vitalcare, Inc.


     Address: 761 Lafayette Ave, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/10/1984

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

Hospitals Close To Long Rapids Township, Michigan

Alpena General Hospital


     Address: 1501 W Chisholm St, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Cheboygan Memorial Hospital


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

Otsego Memorial Hospital


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

Mercy Hospital - Grayling


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

West Branch Regional Medical Center


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

Nursing Homes Close To Long Rapids Township, Michigan

Medilodge Of Hillman


     Address: 631 Caring St, Hillman, Michigan 49746
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Tendercare Alpena


     Address: 301 Long Rapids Rd, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 139
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Tendercare Green View


     Address: 1234 Golf Course Rd, Alpena, Michigan 49707
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Tendercare Health Center-rogers City


     Address: 555 N Bradley Hwy, Rogers City, Michigan 49779
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Ausable Valley Community


     Address: 1390 Maple Drive, Box 9, Fairview, Michigan 48621
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Long Rapids Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 196 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Long Rapids Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 375
    Disabled Workers: 65
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 30


(updated 2007)



Alpena County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.70%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.39%
  • 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 Long Rapids Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Alpena County, MI

4.16 % of Alpena County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,704

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Presque Isle County , MI 0.35 % ($25,707 AGI )
  • Montmorency County , MI 0.30 % ($22,657 AGI )
  • Alcona County , MI 0.24 % ($24,964 AGI )

Relocation away from Alpena County, MI

5.25 % of Alpena 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 $28,994

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Presque Isle County , MI 0.33 % ($41,051 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 0.23 % ($25,852 AGI )
  • Alcona County , MI 0.22 % ($30,308 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 Long Rapids 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 Long Rapids 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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