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   (County: Oceana County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Otto 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
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 9 years : 81

10 to 14 years : 57

15 to 17 years : 21

18 and 19 years : 11

20 years : 0

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 17

30 to 34 years : 23

35 to 39 years : 15

40 to 44 years : 39

45 to 49 years : 22

50 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 9

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 7

70 to 74 years : 11

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 68

5 to 9 years : 24

10 to 14 years : 43

15 to 17 years : 13

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 0

21 years : 24

22 to 24 years : 22

25 to 29 years : 10

30 to 34 years : 36

35 to 39 years : 25

40 to 44 years : 20

45 to 49 years : 21

50 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 5

65 and 66 years : 21

67 to 69 years : 10

70 to 74 years : 5

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 407

Multiple ancestry : 343

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 5

Ancestry not reported : 101


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 832

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 : 12

Not a U.S. citizen : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 119

5 to 17 years : 239

18 to 24 years : 90

25 to 34 years : 86

35 to 44 years : 99

45 to 54 years : 87

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 14

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 119

5 to 17 years : 143

18 to 24 years : 86

25 to 34 years : 60

35 to 44 years : 67

45 to 54 years : 77

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 42

75 years and over : 6

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 96

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 22

35 to 44 years : 32

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 0

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 4

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 : 12

75 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 334

Female : 317

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 107

Female : 74

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 8

Female : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 596

Born in other state in the United States : 181

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 135

Now married, except separated : 229

Divorced : 26

Separated : 8

Widowed : 25

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 27

Now married, except separated : 35

Divorced : 23

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 : 4

Now married, except separated : 20

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 721

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 8


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Otto Township, Michigan

  • German: 178   (24.8%)
  • Dutch: 101   (14.1%)
  • Irish: 78   (10.9%)
  • United States Or American: 58   (8.1%)
  • English: 49   (6.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 44   (6.1%)
  • Other Groups: 43   (6.0%)
  • Polish: 42   (5.9%)
  • French Canadian: 19   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 13   (1.8%)
  • Swedish: 12   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 11   (1.5%)
  • Czech: 9   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 9   (1.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 7   (1.0%)
  • Ukrainian: 6   (0.8%)
  • Belgian: 6   (0.8%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.7%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.6%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.3%)
  • British: 2   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Otto Township, Michigan is 856



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Otto Township, Michigan: 449
Female Population in Otto Township, Michigan: 407


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Otto Township, Michigan: 21.4
Median Female Resident Age in Otto Township, Michigan: 25.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Otto Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

37.5

Male

37.2

Female

38.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

21.0

Male

24.5

Female

19.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

47.5

Male

49.0

Female

39.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.5

Male

29.5

Female

11.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.5

Male

29.0

Female

9.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.0

Male

19.5

Female

29.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.3

Male

37.8

Female

39.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Otto Township, Michigan


  • White: 777
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 18
  • Asian: 4
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 20
  • Two or More Races: 37



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 10   (4.2%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (1.26%)
  • 10th Grade: 13   (5.46%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (5.46%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (6.3%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 108   (45.38%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (5.04%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 33   (13.87%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (4.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13   (5.46%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (3.36%)
  • 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: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (3.13%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (4.91%)
  • 11th Grade: 14   (6.25%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (6.25%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 107   (47.77%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 8   (3.57%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 25   (11.16%)
  • Associate Degree: 16   (7.14%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 16   (7.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (2.68%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest High Schools (Public) In Otto Township, Michigan

  • Oceana High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: P.o. Box 36, Rothbury, MI 49452, Phone: (231) 894-5586, Students: 105 )



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Otto Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Double Jj Resort Ranch Airport  

Building


(1) Ferry Township Fire Department   (2) Grant Township Fire Department   (3) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Oceana Field Office   (4) Rothbury Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Assumption Cemetery   (2) Ferry Cemetery   (3) Oak Grove Cemetery   (4) Otto Cemetery  

Church


(1) Ferry United Methodist Church   (2) Ferry Wesleyan Church   (3) Newman Chapel   (4) Our Lady Of The Assumption Church   (5) River Of God Church   (6) Rothbury Community Church   (7) Shelby Wesleyan Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Grant   (2) Township Of Otto   (3) Village Of Rothbury  

Lake


(1) Bear Lake   (2) Blackmer Lake   (3) Bragg Lake   (4) Browns Pond   (5) Bunker Lake   (6) Chase Lake   (7) Dressler Lake   (8) Fogg Lake   (9) Gillan Lake   (10) Heitman Lake   (11) Inman Lake   (12) Lake Sixteen   (13) Little Wildcat Lake   (14) Lucky Lake   (15) Round Lake   (16) Wildcat Lake  

Locale


(1) Rothbury Rest Area   (2) Rothbury Station Historical   (3) Thoroughbred Golf Club   (4) White River Campground  

Populated Place


(1) Ferry   (2) Rothbury  

Post Office


(1) Ferry Post Office Historical   (2) Rothbury Post Office  

School


(1) Batten School   (2) Cartwright School   (3) Center School   (4) Eagle School   (5) Ferry Elementary School   (6) Heitman School   (7) Lawson School   (8) Newman School   (9) Oceana High School  

Stream


(1) Mud Creek   (2) Sand Creek  

Swamp


(1) Lidkey Swamp   (2) Smith Lake  

Tower


(1) Ferry Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Otto Township, Michigan

49452 (pop. 1,834)


Cities Nearby Otto Township, Michigan

Rothbury Village, MI  (pop. 381) 6.3 Miles
Ferry Township, MI  (pop. 1,423) 6.3 Miles
New Era Village, MI  (pop. 567) 7.2 Miles
Montague Township, MI  (pop. 1,736) 8.0 Miles
Whitehall Township, MI  (pop. 2,090) 8.0 Miles
Newfield Township, MI  (pop. 2,537) 9.1 Miles
Lakewood Club Village, MI  (pop. 1,624) 9.2 Miles
Holton Township, MI  (pop. 2,619) 9.2 Miles
Whitehall City, MI  (pop. 2,806) 9.5 Miles
Shelby Township, MI  (pop. 3,996) 9.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Otto Township, Michigan

231



Elevation in Otto Township, Michigan is 699.0 ft. (213.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Otto Township, Michigan

Lat: 43.507707 N        Long: -86.220465 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 13   (4.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 33   (12.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 16   (5.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 45   (16.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 25   (9.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 30   (10.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 34   (12.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 16   (5.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 6   (2.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 30   (10.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 22   (8.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 265

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 32

In 3-person carpool : 3

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 : 0

Other means : 8

Worked at home : 9


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 51

10 to 14 minutes : 13

15 to 19 minutes : 43

20 to 24 minutes : 53

25 to 29 minutes : 29

30 to 34 minutes : 51

35 to 39 minutes : 9

40 to 44 minutes : 6

45 to 59 minutes : 26

60 to 89 minutes : 11

90 or more minutes : 16


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 64

No Social Security income : 184


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 31

No retirement income : 217


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 34

$40,000 to $44,999 : 20

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 28

$60,000 to $74,999 : 29

$75,000 to $99,999 : 18

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $44,821


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Otto Township, Michigan

  • WKBZ (1090 AM; 1.0 kW; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WGHN (1370 AM; 0.5 kW; Ferrysburg, MI; Owner: Wghn, Inc.)
  • WODJ (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Whitehall, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSHN (1550 AM; 1.0 kW; Fremont, MI; Owner: Noordyk Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WGVS (850 AM; 1.0 kW; Spring Lake, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University)

FM Radio Stations Near Otto Township, Michigan

  • WVIB (100.1 FM; Twin Lake, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WMRR (101.7 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WMOM (102.7 FM; Pentwater, MI; Owner: Bay View Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WSNX-FM (104.5 FM; Ravenna, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WHTS (105.3 FM; Bailey, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WMUS (106.9 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WSHZ (107.9 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WPQZ (88.1 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Broadcast Academy, Inc.)
  • WPQZ (88.1 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Broadcast Academy, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Muskegon, MI; Owner: Muskegon Community Radio Broadcast Company)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; White Cloud, MI; Owner: International Radio Friends Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Hart, MI; Owner: Smile Fm)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; White Cloud, MI; Owner: Well Of Rehoboth Church & Outreach Ministry)
  • WBLV (90.3 FM; Hesperia, MI; Owner: Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp)
  • WMCQ (91.7 FM; Bailey, MI; Owner: American Family Association)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Hart, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications, Inc.)
  • WGHN-FM (92.1 FM; Ferrysburg, MI; Owner: Wghn, Inc.)
  • WLAW (92.5 FM; Bailey, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WWKR (94.1 FM; Hart, MI; Owner: Synergy Media, Inc.)
  • WGVS-FM (95.3 FM; Whitehall, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University)
  • WEFG-FM (97.5 FM; Whitehall, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WLCS (98.3 FM; Twin Lake, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Otto Township, Michigan

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Otto Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 24  (14.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 14  (8.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 23  (13.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (2.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 36  (20.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 17  (13.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 24  (18.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 43  (33.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 32 Farms In Otto Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Otto Township, Michigan

  • Muskegon County


    (about 23.3 miles in Muskegon, Michigan; Airport Code: MKG)

  • Ludington Airport


    (about 32.8 miles in Ludington, Michigan; Airport Code: LDM)

  • Mason County


    (about 32.8 miles in Ludington, Michigan; Airport Code: LDM)

  • Roben-Hood


    (about 38.8 miles in Big Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: WBR)

  • Miller Field


    (about 44.0 miles in Reed City, Michigan; Airport Code: RCT)

  • Park Township


    (about 49.3 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: HLM)

  • Manistee County-Blacker


    (about 53.0 miles in Eastlake, Michigan; Airport Code: MBL)

  • Tulip City


    (about 53.1 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • West Michigan Regional


    (about 53.2 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 54.8 miles in Greenville, Michigan; Airport Code: MI1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Otto Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

88.65%

Carpooled

8.51%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.71%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

2.13%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 123

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 26

Female householder, no husband present : 38

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 32

Householder not living alone : 29


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 26

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 5

All other households : 217


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 117

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 26

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 38

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 53

Renter-occupied housing units : 8


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 6

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 19

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 34

$40,000 to $44,999 : 10

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 40

$60,000 to $74,999 : 47

$75,000 to $99,999 : 18

$100,000 to $124,999 : 12

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Total : 318


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 248

Vacant : 70


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 18

Built 2000 to 2004 : 38

Built 1990 to 1999 : 93

Built 1980 to 1989 : 32

Built 1970 to 1979 : 35

Built 1960 to 1969 : 19

Built 1950 to 1959 : 12

Built 1940 to 1949 : 20

Built 1939 or earlier : 51


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 6

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 164

Electricity : 4

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 10

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 49

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 15

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Otto Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $49,999 : 6

$50,000 to $59,999 : 19

$60,000 to $69,999 : 15

$70,000 to $79,999 : 25

$80,000 to $89,999 : 14

$90,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 37

$125,000 to $149,999 : 15

$150,000 to $174,999 : 16

$175,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 to $249,999 : 24

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 3

$400,000 to $499,999 : 3

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Otto 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 : 8

Home equity loan only : 31

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 131

Housing units without a mortgage : 64


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $95,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $98,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $75,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $99,000

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $57,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $55,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $96,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Otto Township, Michigan: 67.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Otto Township, MI): $36,625
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Otto Township): $74,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Otto Township): $475
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Otto Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 1.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 77.0%
Electricity: 1.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 9.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

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



Health Care Centers Close To Otto Township, Michigan

Hackley Visiting Nurse Services, Inc


     Address: 888 Terrace Street, Muskegon, Michigan 49440
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Amicare Home Healthcare


     Address: 684 Harvey Street, Muskegon, Michigan 49442
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 2/12/1987

Homcare Inc.


     Address: 875 W Summit Avenue, Muskegon, Michigan 49441
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/16/1991

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 5906 Commerce Centre Drive, Muskegon, Michigan 49444
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/1983

Continu Care Of Gmhs


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

Hospitals Close To Otto Township, Michigan

Mercy General Health Partners


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

Hackley Hospital


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

Gerber Memorial Health Services


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

North Ottawa Community Hospital


     Address: 1309 Sheldon Rd, Grand Haven, Michigan 49417
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Memorial Medical Center Of West Michigan


     Address: 1 Atkinson Drive, Ludington, Michigan 49431
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Otto Township, Michigan

Heartland Health Care Center-whitehall


     Address: 916 E Lewis St, Whitehall, Michigan 49461
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Heartland Health Care Center-knollview


     Address: 1061 W Hackley, Muskegon, Michigan 49441
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Deboer Nursing Home


     Address: 1684 Vulcan St, Muskegon, Michigan 49442
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 79
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Brookhaven Medical Care Facili


     Address: 1890 Apple Ave, Muskegon, Michigan 49442
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 171
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Mcauley Place - A Mercy Living


     Address: 1380 E Sherman Blvd, Muskegon, Michigan 49444
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 94
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Otto Township, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 84 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Otto Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 205
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Oceana County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 44.25%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.30%
  • Other 1.45%



(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 Otto Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Oceana County, MI

6.17 % of Oceana County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $63,396

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Muskegon County , MI 1.90 % ($31,388 AGI )
  • Newaygo County , MI 0.50 % ($23,417 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 0.48 % ($35,217 AGI )

Relocation away from Oceana County, MI

6.44 % of Oceana 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 $29,318

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Muskegon County , MI 1.74 % ($30,661 AGI )
  • Mason County , MI 0.60 % ($30,534 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 0.50 % ($42,604 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 Otto Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Otto Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
03/30/2005, 08:05 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/06/2004, 09:40 am 0 0 $20K $20K
04/18/2002, 10:45 pm 0 0 $5K $5K
04/18/2002, 07:35 pm 0 0 $10K $10K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/02/2006, 02:00 am 0 0 $20K --
07/17/2006, 03:50 pm 0 0 $25K $5K
08/04/2005, 04:57 am 0 0 $5K --
07/26/2005, 12:06 am 0 0 $15K --
08/27/2004, 03:09 am 0 0 $10K --
06/01/2000, 08:24 pm 0 0 $25K --
02/11/1999, 05:37 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/31/1998, 03:50 am 0 37 $4M --
05/31/1998, 03:45 am 0 5 $1M --
05/29/1998, 12:10 am 0 0 $10K --
05/29/1998, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
09/16/1997, 11:15 pm 0 0 $25K --
         





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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 Otto Township, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Otto Township, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a
Rape 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 1 n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 233 n/a 0 n/a
Robbery 0 n/a 0 1 0 0 n/a 0 0 1 n/a 1 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 225 0 0 n/a 0 0 233 n/a 232 n/a
Assault 0 n/a 1 0 1 2 n/a 1 1 0 n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 231 0 225 452 n/a 228 230 0 n/a 0 n/a
Burglary 0 n/a 1 0 0 0 n/a 0 2 2 n/a 5 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 231 0 0 0 n/a 0 460 465 n/a 1,160 n/a
Larceny Theft 0 n/a 2 9 4 10 n/a 24 22 19 n/a 26 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 463 2,027 899 2,262 n/a 5,479 5,057 4,419 n/a 6,032 n/a
Vehicle Theft 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 1 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 232 n/a
Arson 0 n/a 0 1 0 0 n/a 1 0 0 n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 225 0 0 n/a 228 0 0 n/a 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
0 n/a 0 3 1 3 n/a 6 6 5 n/a 8 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
0 n/a 0 1 0 2 n/a 3 3 3 n/a 4 n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Michigan

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
36,233 38,032 41,145 48,000 43,613 45,717 46,122 39,795 40,692 40,909


(updated 2014)



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