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Demographics Analysis

The people of Pierson 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
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 112

5 to 9 years : 112

10 to 14 years : 96

15 to 17 years : 63

18 and 19 years : 58

20 years : 17

21 years : 33

22 to 24 years : 24

25 to 29 years : 76

30 to 34 years : 85

35 to 39 years : 110

40 to 44 years : 141

45 to 49 years : 113

50 to 54 years : 93

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 38

62 to 64 years : 43

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 48

70 to 74 years : 23

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 24

Female:

Under 5 years : 118

5 to 9 years : 92

10 to 14 years : 97

15 to 17 years : 52

18 and 19 years : 39

20 years : 8

21 years : 37

22 to 24 years : 42

25 to 29 years : 138

30 to 34 years : 95

35 to 39 years : 115

40 to 44 years : 147

45 to 49 years : 138

50 to 54 years : 97

55 to 59 years : 52

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 33

65 and 66 years : 35

67 to 69 years : 30

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 22


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,442

Multiple ancestry : 1,248

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 8

Ancestry not reported : 203


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,805

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 59

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 4

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 33


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 230

5 to 17 years : 512

18 to 24 years : 258

25 to 34 years : 394

35 to 44 years : 513

45 to 54 years : 441

55 to 59 years : 124

60 and 61 years : 62

62 to 64 years : 76

65 to 74 years : 171

75 years and over : 120

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 230

5 to 17 years : 491

18 to 24 years : 243

25 to 34 years : 361

35 to 44 years : 349

45 to 54 years : 403

55 to 59 years : 120

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 65

65 to 74 years : 127

75 years and over : 104

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 21

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 33

35 to 44 years : 119

45 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 12

75 years and over : 5

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 : 12

45 to 54 years : 8

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 32

75 years and over : 11

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 33

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,275

Female : 1,260

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 114

Female : 156

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 32

Female : 31

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 33


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 2,511

Born in other state in the United States : 250

Native: born outside the United States : 63

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 488

Now married, except separated : 1,136

Divorced : 182

Separated : 13

Widowed : 100

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 69

Now married, except separated : 140

Divorced : 39

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 52

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 33

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,494

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 61

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 21


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Pierson Township, Michigan

  • German: 673   (22.6%)
  • English: 412   (13.8%)
  • Dutch: 380   (12.8%)
  • Irish: 373   (12.5%)
  • United States Or American: 273   (9.2%)
  • Other Groups: 179   (6.0%)
  • Polish: 174   (5.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 108   (3.6%)
  • Italian: 64   (2.2%)
  • Swedish: 64   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 49   (1.6%)
  • French Canadian: 43   (1.4%)
  • Danish: 41   (1.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 36   (1.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 13   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 12   (0.4%)
  • Croatian: 11   (0.4%)
  • European: 8   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 7   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Latvian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 3   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 3   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Pierson Township, Michigan is 2,901



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Pierson Township, Michigan: 1,421
Female Population in Pierson Township, Michigan: 1,480


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Pierson Township, Michigan: 36.5
Median Female Resident Age in Pierson Township, Michigan: 35.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Pierson Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

39.6

Male

39.7

Female

39.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

9.8

Male

10.5

Female

9.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.3

Male

41.5

Female

45.5

Asian


Both sexes

45.0

Male

53.5

Female

44.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

37.5

Male

37.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

27.0

Male

35.5

Female

21.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.0

Male

22.0

Female

16.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

28.5

Female

16.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.8

Male

39.9

Female

39.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Pierson Township, Michigan


  • White: 2,824
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 33
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 44



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.33%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 43   (4.66%)
  • 9th Grade: 13   (1.41%)
  • 10th Grade: 38   (4.12%)
  • 11th Grade: 42   (4.56%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 42   (4.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 335   (36.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 72   (7.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 152   (16.49%)
  • Associate Degree: 57   (6.18%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 85   (9.22%)
  • Master's Degree: 33   (3.58%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.43%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.8%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.23%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 11   (1.25%)
  • 9th Grade: 18   (2.05%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (3.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (2.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 21   (2.39%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 325   (37.06%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 78   (8.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 155   (17.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 75   (8.55%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 89   (10.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (3.19%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.46%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.34%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Pierson Township, Michigan


Canal


(1) Alder Creek Drain   (2) Herron Drain Number One  

Cemetery


(1) Pierson Cemetery  

Church


(1) Heritage United Methodist Church   (2) Maple Hill Church   (3) Pierson Bible Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Pierson   (2) Village Of Pierson  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 114  

Lake


(1) Bass Lake   (2) Blind Lake   (3) Little Bass Lake   (4) Little Whitefish Lake   (5) Lost Lake   (6) Newcomb Lake   (7) Waltman Lake   (8) Ward Lake   (9) Wood Lake  

Locale


(1) Pierson Station Historical   (2) Pilgrim S Run Golf Club   (3) Wood Lake Station Historical  

Park


(1) Spangs County Park  

Populated Place


(1) Hiram   (2) Maple Hill   (3) Pierson  

Post Office


(1) Ensley Post Office Historical   (2) Maple Hill Post Office Historical   (3) Pierson Post Office   (4) Woodlake Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Kinney School   (2) Little Whitefish School   (3) Tri-county Area High School  

Summit


(1) Maple Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Pierson Township, Michigan

49339 (pop. 2,155)


Cities Nearby Pierson Township, Michigan

Pierson Township, MI  (pop. 2,901) 0.0 Miles
Pierson Village, MI  (pop. 112) 0.8 Miles
Sand Lake Village, MI  (pop. 731) 2.6 Miles
Nelson Township, MI  (pop. 4,675) 4.0 Miles
Howard City Village, MI  (pop. 1,486) 5.1 Miles
Reynolds Township, MI  (pop. 4,342) 5.7 Miles
Maple Valley Township, MI  (pop. 2,167) 5.8 Miles
Ensley Township, MI  (pop. 2,635) 6.2 Miles
Cedar Springs City, MI  (pop. 3,267) 7.6 Miles
Solon Township, MI  (pop. 5,807) 7.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Pierson Township, Michigan

231



Elevation in Pierson Township, Michigan is 906.0 ft. (276.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Pierson Township, Michigan

Lat: 43.328288 N        Long: -85.508351 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 91   (6.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 86   (6.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 83   (6.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 140   (10.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 108   (8.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 205   (15.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 133   (10.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 82   (6.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 59   (4.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 39   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 26   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 14   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 177   (13.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 70   (5.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,061

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 153

In 3-person carpool : 14

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 : 6

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 6

Other means : 21

Worked at home : 14


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 57

5 to 9 minutes : 78

10 to 14 minutes : 106

15 to 19 minutes : 82

20 to 24 minutes : 81

25 to 29 minutes : 110

30 to 34 minutes : 214

35 to 39 minutes : 95

40 to 44 minutes : 149

45 to 59 minutes : 211

60 to 89 minutes : 23

90 or more minutes : 55


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 228

No Social Security income : 698


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 140

No retirement income : 786


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 22

$10,000 to $14,999 : 31

$15,000 to $19,999 : 12

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 35

$30,000 to $34,999 : 47

$35,000 to $39,999 : 49

$40,000 to $44,999 : 45

$45,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $59,999 : 75

$60,000 to $74,999 : 135

$75,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 75

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $57,063


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Pierson Township, Michigan

  • WJNZ (1140 AM; 5.0 kW; Ada, MI; Owner: Wjnz Radio, Llc)
  • WTKG (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBBL (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSCG (1380 AM; 1.0 kW; Greenville, MI; Owner: Stafford Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WNWZ (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WION (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Ionia, MI; Owner: Packer Radio Wion, Llc)
  • WBRN (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • WGVU (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University B Of C)
  • WSHN (1550 AM; 1.0 kW; Fremont, MI; Owner: Noordyk Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WFUR (1570 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Furniture City Broadcasting Corp.)
  • NEW (1590 AM; 1.0 kW; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 0.25 kW; Ada, MI; Owner: Lexington Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WDSS (1680 AM; 10.0 kW; Ada, MI; Owner: Goodrich Radio, Llc)
  • WMJH (810 AM; 3.6 kW; Rockford, MI; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Pierson Township, Michigan

  • WVIB (100.1 FM; Twin Lake, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WTRV (100.5 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WWBR (100.9 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • WBFX (101.3 FM; Lowell, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WYBR (102.3 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • WFUR-FM (102.9 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Furniture City Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WSNX-FM (104.5 FM; Ravenna, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WHTS (105.3 FM; Bailey, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSCG-FM (106.3 FM; Lakeview, MI; Owner: Stafford Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WKLQ (107.3 FM; Lowell, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WAAQ (88.1 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WAAQ (88.1 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WAAQ (88.1 FM; Canadian Lakes, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYCE (88.1 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Grand Rapids Cable Access Center)
  • WGVU-FM (88.5 FM; Coopersville, MI; Owner: Board Of Control, Grand Valley State University)
  • WBLU-FM (88.9 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; White Cloud, MI; Owner: International Radio Friends Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; White Cloud, MI; Owner: Well Of Rehoboth Church & Outreach Ministry)
  • WAYG (89.7 FM; East Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WAYG (89.9 FM; East Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WSLI (90.9 FM; Belding, MI; Owner: Superior Communications)
  • WMCQ (91.7 FM; Bailey, MI; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WDPW (91.9 FM; Belding, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications Inc.)
  • WLAW (92.5 FM; Bailey, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WLHT-FM (95.7 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WLAV-FM (96.9 FM; Ada, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WLCS (98.3 FM; Twin Lake, MI; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WFGR (98.7 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Pierson Township, Michigan

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Pierson Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 167  (21.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 48  (6.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 107  (13.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 170  (22.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 159  (26.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 90  (14.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 232  (37.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 11  (1.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 41 Farms In Pierson Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Pierson Township, Michigan

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 18.1 miles in Greenville, Michigan; Airport Code: MI1)

  • Roben-Hood


    (about 27.2 miles in Big Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: WBR)

  • Gerald R. Ford International


    (about 30.9 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Kent County


    (about 30.9 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Muskegon County


    (about 38.3 miles in Muskegon, Michigan; Airport Code: MKG)

  • Miller Field


    (about 38.9 miles in Reed City, Michigan; Airport Code: RCT)

  • Gratiot Community


    (about 41.3 miles in Alma, Michigan; Airport Code: AMN)

  • Mount Pleasant Municipal


    (about 43.8 miles in Mount Pleasant, Michigan; Airport Code: MOP)

  • Park Township


    (about 49.4 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: HLM)

  • Tulip City


    (about 50.4 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Pierson Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.66%

Carpooled

18.73%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.15%

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

1.62%

Other Means

0.66%

Worked At Home

3.17%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 594

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 29

Female householder, no husband present : 100

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 141

Householder not living alone : 62


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 34

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 15

All other households : 877


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 582

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 66

Renter-occupied housing units : 34

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 162

Renter-occupied housing units : 41


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 49

$10,000 to $14,999 : 34

$15,000 to $19,999 : 60

$20,000 to $24,999 : 27

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 70

$35,000 to $39,999 : 64

$40,000 to $44,999 : 61

$45,000 to $49,999 : 67

$50,000 to $59,999 : 80

$60,000 to $74,999 : 154

$75,000 to $99,999 : 84

$100,000 to $124,999 : 90

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20

$150,000 to $199,999 : 31

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,178


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 926

Vacant : 252


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 33

Built 2000 to 2004 : 156

Built 1990 to 1999 : 332

Built 1980 to 1989 : 159

Built 1970 to 1979 : 56

Built 1960 to 1969 : 147

Built 1950 to 1959 : 72

Built 1940 to 1949 : 61

Built 1939 or earlier : 162


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 300

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 443

Electricity : 34

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 35

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 102

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 12

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Pierson Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $49,999 : 1

$50,000 to $59,999 : 19

$60,000 to $69,999 : 26

$70,000 to $79,999 : 48

$80,000 to $89,999 : 51

$90,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 101

$125,000 to $149,999 : 107

$150,000 to $174,999 : 115

$175,000 to $199,999 : 91

$200,000 to $249,999 : 91

$250,000 to $299,999 : 42

$300,000 to $399,999 : 49

$400,000 to $499,999 : 17

$500,000 to $749,999 : 19

$750,000 to $999,999 : 4

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Pierson 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 : 46

Home equity loan only : 115

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 447

Housing units without a mortgage : 227


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $147,900

Built 2000 to 2004 : $182,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $135,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $154,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $171,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $110,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $92,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $122,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $164,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Pierson Township, Michigan: 76.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Pierson Township, MI): $48,519
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Pierson Township): $107,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Pierson Township): $510
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Pierson Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 32.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 49.5%
Electricity: 0.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 6.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
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 Pierson Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Pierson Township, Michigan

Ace Home Health Care


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

Continu Care Of Gmhs


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

Northern Home Care


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

Community Home Care Services


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

Pinnacle Senior Care


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

Hospitals Close To Pierson Township, Michigan

Spectrum Health United Memorial - United Campus


     Address: 615 S Bower Street, Greenville, Michigan 48838
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Spectrum Health United Memorial - Kelsey Campus


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

Saint Mary's Health Care


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

Spectrum Health Hospitals


     Address: 100 Michigan St Ne, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
     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

Nursing Homes Close To Pierson Township, Michigan

Metron Of Cedar Springs


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

United Memorial Hospital Ltcu


     Address: 615 S Bower St, Greenville, Michigan 48838
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Metron Of Greenville


     Address: 828 E Washington Ave, Greenville, Michigan 48838
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Spectrum Health Kelsey


     Address: 418 Washington Ave, Lakeview, Michigan 48850
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 31
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Spectrum Health Continuing Car


     Address: 4118 Kalamazoo Ave S E, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49508
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 146
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Pierson Township, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 82 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Pierson Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 215
    Disabled Workers: 55
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 30


(updated 2007)



Montcalm County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.91%
  • Bush & Cheney 55.99%
  • Other 1.10%



(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 Pierson Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Montcalm County, MI

6.71 % of Montcalm County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,554

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Kent County , MI 2.28 % ($33,522 AGI )
  • Ionia County , MI 0.96 % ($26,953 AGI )
  • Gratiot County , MI 0.42 % ($33,777 AGI )

Relocation away from Montcalm County, MI

7.18 % of Montcalm 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 $28,016

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Kent County , MI 1.84 % ($30,428 AGI )
  • Ionia County , MI 0.87 % ($26,582 AGI )
  • Gratiot County , MI 0.52 % ($22,626 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 Pierson Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Pierson Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
07/09/2006, 07:50 pm 0 0 $5K $5K
04/22/2006, 01:46 pm 0 0 $5K $5K
07/22/2003, 05:10 pm 0 0 $25K $10K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/17/2006, 04:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/26/2005, 12:50 am 0 0 $15K --
05/09/2004, 04:20 pm 0 0 $20K $5K
07/04/2003, 09:50 am 0 0 $15K $5K
10/06/2002, 06:45 pm 0 0 $25K --
04/18/2002, 08:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/11/2001, 10:57 pm 0 0 $100K --
         





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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 Pierson 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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