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   (County: Ontonagon County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ontonagon 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
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 56

5 to 9 years : 63

10 to 14 years : 111

15 to 17 years : 31

18 and 19 years : 22

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 33

25 to 29 years : 17

30 to 34 years : 81

35 to 39 years : 57

40 to 44 years : 74

45 to 49 years : 127

50 to 54 years : 120

55 to 59 years : 129

60 and 61 years : 56

62 to 64 years : 34

65 and 66 years : 44

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 60

75 to 79 years : 95

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 29

Female:

Under 5 years : 62

5 to 9 years : 19

10 to 14 years : 51

15 to 17 years : 41

18 and 19 years : 27

20 years : 26

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 36

25 to 29 years : 17

30 to 34 years : 79

35 to 39 years : 75

40 to 44 years : 93

45 to 49 years : 112

50 to 54 years : 115

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 59

65 and 66 years : 15

67 to 69 years : 21

70 to 74 years : 92

75 to 79 years : 129

80 to 84 years : 54

85 years and over : 51


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,184

Multiple ancestry : 1,196

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 7

Ancestry not reported : 205


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,569

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 6

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 10

Not a U.S. citizen : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 118

5 to 17 years : 316

18 to 24 years : 148

25 to 34 years : 194

35 to 44 years : 299

45 to 54 years : 474

55 to 59 years : 225

60 and 61 years : 86

62 to 64 years : 93

65 to 74 years : 251

75 years and over : 388

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 116

5 to 17 years : 232

18 to 24 years : 124

25 to 34 years : 151

35 to 44 years : 249

45 to 54 years : 346

55 to 59 years : 184

60 and 61 years : 65

62 to 64 years : 41

65 to 74 years : 207

75 years and over : 278

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 2

5 to 17 years : 83

18 to 24 years : 24

25 to 34 years : 43

35 to 44 years : 50

45 to 54 years : 128

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 52

65 to 74 years : 40

75 years and over : 94

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 : 6

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 1

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,054

Female : 939

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 230

Female : 346

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 3

Female : 3

Foreign born:

Male : 1

Female : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 1,899

Born in other state in the United States : 565

Native: born outside the United States : 6

Foreign born : 12


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 300

Now married, except separated : 942

Divorced : 300

Separated : 23

Widowed : 137

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 61

Now married, except separated : 335

Divorced : 30

Separated : 11

Widowed : 68

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 1

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,391

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 19

German:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 1

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 26

Speak English less than "very well" : 8


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ontonagon Township, Michigan

  • Finnish: 778   (20.9%)
  • German: 749   (20.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 299   (8.1%)
  • Polish: 296   (8.0%)
  • English: 287   (7.7%)
  • Irish: 228   (6.1%)
  • Swedish: 215   (5.8%)
  • Other Groups: 118   (3.2%)
  • Norwegian: 109   (2.9%)
  • United States Or American: 101   (2.7%)
  • Croatian: 97   (2.6%)
  • French Canadian: 97   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 88   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 32   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 30   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 28   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 23   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 15   (0.4%)
  • European: 14   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 14   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 13   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.2%)
  • Slovene: 4   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 4   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 3   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.1%)
  • British: 2   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ontonagon Township, Michigan is 2,592



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ontonagon Township, Michigan: 1,288
Female Population in Ontonagon Township, Michigan: 1,304


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ontonagon Township, Michigan: 49.1
Median Female Resident Age in Ontonagon Township, Michigan: 50.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ontonagon Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

51.5

Male

51.1

Female

52.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.0

Male

0.0

Female

24.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

61.0

Male

33.5

Female

63.5

Asian


Both sexes

13.5

Male

6.5

Female

18.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

39.5

Male

42.5

Female

36.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

43.0

Male

14.8

Female

56.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.0

Male

33.0

Female

22.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.7

Male

51.2

Female

52.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Ontonagon Township, Michigan


  • White: 2,482
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 9
  • Asian: 5
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 96



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.56%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.74%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 43   (4%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (0.93%)
  • 10th Grade: 37   (3.44%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (1.95%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (1.3%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 466   (43.31%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 115   (10.69%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 112   (10.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 56   (5.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 118   (10.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 53   (4.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 17   (1.58%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.35%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.52%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.7%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 55   (4.8%)
  • 9th Grade: 18   (1.57%)
  • 10th Grade: 17   (1.48%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (2.18%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (1.31%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 500   (43.59%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 99   (8.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 157   (13.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 88   (7.67%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 96   (8.37%)
  • Master's Degree: 39   (3.4%)
  • Professional School Degree: 20   (1.74%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Ontonagon Township, Michigan

  • Ontonagon Area Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 301 Greenland Road, Ontonagon, MI 49953, Phone: (906) 884-4963, Students: 639 )

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

  • Ontonagon Area Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 301 Greenland Road, Ontonagon, MI 49953, Phone: (906) 884-4422, Students: 305 )

  • Superior School Of Opportunity


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 301 Greenland Road, Ontonagon, MI 49953, Phone: (906) 884-4963, Students: 15 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ontonagon Township, Michigan

  • Ontonagon Area Jr/sr High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 701 Parker Avenue, Ontonagon, MI 49953, Phone: (906) 884-4433, Students: 311 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Ontonagon Township, Michigan

  • Ontonagon Township Library


    311 North Steel Street, Ontonagon, MI 49953

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Ontonagon Township, Michigan


  • Ontonagon County Historical Society


    422 River St, Ontonagon, MI 49953

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Ontonagon Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Ontonagon County - Schuster Field Airport   (2) Schuster Field  

Building


(1) Ontonagon County Historical Society Lighthouse And Museum   (2) Ontonagon County Sheriff S Office   (3) Ontonagon Township Library   (4) Ontonagon Volunteer Fire Department  

Cape


(1) Four Mile Rock  

Cemetery


(1) Evergreen Cemetery   (2) Finnish Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   (3) Holy Family Cemetery   (4) Riverside Cemetery  

Church


(1) Apostolic Lutheran Church   (2) Ascension Episcopal Church   (3) Assembly Of God Church   (4) Baptist Church   (5) Holy Family Catholic Church   (6) Jehovah S Witnesses Kingdom Hall   (7) Redeemer Free Lutheran Church   (8) Saint Paul Lutheran Church   (9) Siloa Lutheran Church   (10) United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Ontonagon County   (2) Township Of Ontonagon   (3) Village Of Ontonagon  

Falls


(1) Gleason Creek Falls  

Forest


(1) Mishwabic State Forest  

Hospital


(1) Maple Manor Nursing Center   (2) Ontonagon Family Practice   (3) Ontonagon Memorial Hospital   (4) Strong Medical Center  

Locale


(1) Carp Lake School   (2) Green Park Picnic Area   (3) Ontonagon Golf Club   (4) Ontonagon Station   (5) River Pines Rv Park And Campground   (6) Wood Spur  

Park


(1) Ontonagon Township Park   (2) Riverfront Park  

Populated Place


(1) Green   (2) Ontonagon  

Post Office


(1) Green Post Office Historical   (2) Ontonagon Post Office  

School


(1) Ontonagon Area Junior-senior High School   (2) Ontonagon Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Argentine Creek   (2) Austin Creek   (3) Bear Creek   (4) Cranberry River   (5) Cunningham Creek   (6) Deer Creek   (7) Diggings Creek   (8) Dreiss Creek   (9) Duck Creek   (10) East Branch Duck River   (11) East Branch Mill Creek   (12) Floodwood River   (13) Halfway Creek   (14) Little Cranberry River   (15) Mason Creek   (16) Mendenhall Creek   (17) Miles Creek   (18) Mill Creek   (19) Ontonagon River   (20) Paddys Creek   (21) Pine Creek   (22) Potato River   (23) Stony Creek   (24) Tolfrey Creek   (25) Town Line Creek   (26) Weigel Creek   (27) West Branch Duck Creek  

Tower


(1) Woas-fm Ontonagon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ontonagon Township, Michigan

49953 (pop. 3,320)


Cities Nearby Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Ontonagon Township, MI  (pop. 2,592) 0.0 Miles
Ontonagon Village, MI  (pop. 1,573) 1.4 Miles
Rockland Township, MI  (pop. 243) 10.0 Miles
Greenland Township, MI  (pop. 737) 12.2 Miles
Bohemia Township, MI  (pop. 36) 16.4 Miles
Matchwood Township, MI  (pop. 130) 19.2 Miles
Elm River Township, MI  (pop. 138) 20.8 Miles
Stannard Township, MI  (pop. 801) 21.6 Miles
Bergland Township, MI  (pop. 519) 24.5 Miles
Laird Township, MI  (pop. 469) 25.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ontonagon Township, Michigan

906



Elevation in Ontonagon Township, Michigan is 633.0 ft. (193.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Lat: 46.855980 N        Long: -89.291992 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 31   (2.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 36   (3.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 67   (6.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 99   (9.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 122   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 101   (9.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 146   (13.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 154   (13.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 67   (6.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 79   (7.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 31   (2.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 13   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 74   (6.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 86   (7.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 919

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 68

In 3-person carpool : 13

In 4-person carpool : 17

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 1

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 10

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 75

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 11


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 273

5 to 9 minutes : 331

10 to 14 minutes : 200

15 to 19 minutes : 76

20 to 24 minutes : 54

25 to 29 minutes : 27

30 to 34 minutes : 38

35 to 39 minutes : 2

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 59

60 to 89 minutes : 27

90 or more minutes : 16


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 568

No Social Security income : 793


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 372

No retirement income : 989


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 25

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 83

$25,000 to $29,999 : 63

$30,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $39,999 : 54

$40,000 to $44,999 : 64

$45,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 80

$60,000 to $74,999 : 127

$75,000 to $99,999 : 106

$100,000 to $124,999 : 33

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 or more : 34


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $49,583


(updated 2009)



FM Radio Stations Near Ontonagon Township, Michigan

  • WUPY (101.1 FM; Rockland, MI; Owner: Snrn Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Rockland, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • WOAS (88.5 FM; Ontonagon, MI; Owner: Ontonagon Area School District)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 156  (24.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 68  (10.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 43  (6.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (3.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 144  (22.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 154  (28.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 175  (31.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 198  (36.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 28 Farms In Ontonagon Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ontonagon Township, Michigan

The Citizens State Bank Of Ontonagon - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $50.7k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

The Miners State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $119.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ontonagon Township, Michigan

  • Grognet Seaplane Base


    (about 43.0 miles in Hancock, Michigan; Airport Code: QGS)

  • Houghton County Memorial


    (about 43.6 miles in Hubbell, Michigan; Airport Code: CMX)

  • Gogebic-Iron County


    (about 45.9 miles in Bessemer, Michigan; Airport Code: IWD)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 48.9 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.70%

Carpooled

10.27%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.17%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.17%

Walked

7.33%

Other Means

0.78%

Worked At Home

4.57%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 669

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 32

Female householder, no husband present : 105

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 514

Householder not living alone : 41


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 5

Male householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 34

All other households : 1,303


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 644

Renter-occupied housing units : 25

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 29

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 65

Renter-occupied housing units : 40

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 354

Renter-occupied housing units : 201


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 173

$10,000 to $14,999 : 113

$15,000 to $19,999 : 105

$20,000 to $24,999 : 115

$25,000 to $29,999 : 169

$30,000 to $34,999 : 40

$35,000 to $39,999 : 63

$40,000 to $44,999 : 87

$45,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 121

$60,000 to $74,999 : 147

$75,000 to $99,999 : 109

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 or more : 34


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,758


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,361

Vacant : 397


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 106

Built 1990 to 1999 : 108

Built 1980 to 1989 : 183

Built 1970 to 1979 : 296

Built 1960 to 1969 : 216

Built 1950 to 1959 : 208

Built 1940 to 1949 : 147

Built 1939 or earlier : 494


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 679

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 233

Electricity : 130

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 235

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 72

Solar energy : 5

Other fuel : 2

No fuel used : 5


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ontonagon Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 26

$15,000 to $19,999 : 16

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 77

$35,000 to $39,999 : 42

$40,000 to $49,999 : 111

$50,000 to $59,999 : 59

$60,000 to $69,999 : 106

$70,000 to $79,999 : 185

$80,000 to $89,999 : 44

$90,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 108

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $174,999 : 76

$175,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 to $249,999 : 50

$250,000 to $299,999 : 3

$300,000 to $399,999 : 62

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 4

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ontonagon 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 : 9

Home equity loan only : 15

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 492

Housing units without a mortgage : 576


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $236,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $142,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $75,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $116,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $76,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $63,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $62,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $59,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ontonagon Township, Michigan: 59.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 9.23%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 69.23%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 21.54%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Ontonagon 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 9 9 $445,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $445,000
2000        
  Single Family 12 12 $895,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $895,000
2001        
  Single Family 8 8 $597,325
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $597,325
2002        
  Single Family 8 8 $885,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $885,000
2003        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,100,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $1,100,000
2004        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,018,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,018,000
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $65,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $65,000
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $120,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $120,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ontonagon Township, MI): $32,308
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ontonagon Township): $50,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ontonagon Township): $304
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 50.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 13.3%
Electricity: 7.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 17.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 9.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.9%


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

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 157 $468,657 44 $104,355 3,033 $35,821 $34.41
Financial Administration 3 $9,124 0 $0 0 $36,496 --
Other Government Administration 2 $7,939 7 $332 16 $47,634 $20.75
Streets and Highways 5 $14,511 0 $0 0 $34,826 --
Hospitals 141 $419,892 35 $101,791 2,801 $35,735 $36.34
Parks and Recreation 0 $0 2 $2,232 217 $0 $10.29
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3 $8,094 0 $0 0 $32,376 --
Water Supply 3 $9,097 0 $0 0 $36,388 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Horizon Home Care


     Address: 1001 Giesau Drive, Ontonagon, Michigan 49953
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/14/2002

Superior Home Nursing And Hospice


     Address: 540 Depot St, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Portage Home Health And Hospice


     Address: 821 W Water Street, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 10/6/1994

Keweenaw Home Nursing Inc


     Address: 311 Sixth Street, Calumet, Michigan 49913
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/12/1989

Caring Home Health


     Address: N10567 Grand View Lane, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/3/1982

Hospitals Close To Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Portage Health Hospital


     Address: 500 Campus Drive, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Grand View Hospital


     Address: N10561 Grand View Lane, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Iron County Community Hospital


     Address: 1400 W Ice Lake Road, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Howard Young Med Ctr


     Address: 240 Maple St Po Box 470, Woodruff, Wisconsin 54568
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Memorial Med Ctr


     Address: 1615 Maple Ln, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital, Inc


     Address: 601 Seventh Street, Ontonagon, Michigan 49953
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Maple Manor Nursing Center


     Address: 102 Second St, Ontonagon, Michigan 49953
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 64
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Gogebic Medical Care Facility


     Address: 402 North Street, Wakefield, Michigan 49968
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Houghton Co Med Care Facility


     Address: 1100 Quincy St, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 197
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Cypress Manor Health And Rehab


     Address: 1400 Poplar St, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ontonagon Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 187 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ontonagon Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 620
    Disabled Workers: 125
    Widowers Workers: 105
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 55


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Ontonagon Township, Michigan


Charges


Hospital Public: $10,787,000
Housing & Community Development: $158,000
Parks & Recreation: $107,000
Sewerage: $166,000
All Other: $107,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $993,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $245,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $180,000
Highways: $501,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $8,000
Fire Protection: $43,000
Central Staff Services: $111,000
Own Hospitals: $12,213,000
Regular Highways: $754,000
Housing & Community Development: $308,000
Parks & Recreation: $125,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $6,000
Sewerage: $85,000
General - Other: $357,000
Water Utilities: $465,000


Construction


Housing & Community Development: $8,000


Other Capital Outlay


Housing & Community Development: $3,000


General


Interest On Debt: $131,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $150,000


Tax


Property: $583,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $34,000
Interest Earnings: $44,000
Fines & Forfeits: $10,000
Rents: $2,000
Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
General Revenue, Nec: $83,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $120,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $2,502,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $6,432,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $301,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $9,966,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $180,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,267,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $60,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $120,000


(updated 2006)



Ontonagon County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 44.44%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.96%
  • Other 1.59%



(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 Ontonagon Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Ontonagon County, MI

4.58 % of Ontonagon County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,488

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Gogebic County , MI 0.59 % ($33,250 AGI )
  • Houghton County , MI 0.37 % ($13,600 AGI )

Relocation away from Ontonagon County, MI

6.40 % of Ontonagon County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,646

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Gogebic County , MI 0.79 % ($23,227 AGI )
  • Houghton County , MI 0.61 % ($21,824 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.47 % ($20,846 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 Ontonagon 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 Ontonagon 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)



Jails in Ontonagon Township, Michigan


  • Ontonagon County Jail


    620 Congomerate Street, Ontonagon, MI 49953
    Confined: 2
    Avg. Population: 7
    Year Built: 1965


(updated 2006)



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