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Demographics Analysis

The people of Plainfield 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
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 145

5 to 9 years : 124

10 to 14 years : 65

15 to 17 years : 77

18 and 19 years : 27

20 years : 16

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 97

25 to 29 years : 88

30 to 34 years : 109

35 to 39 years : 112

40 to 44 years : 151

45 to 49 years : 106

50 to 54 years : 153

55 to 59 years : 200

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 82

65 and 66 years : 70

67 to 69 years : 76

70 to 74 years : 172

75 to 79 years : 142

80 to 84 years : 25

85 years and over : 19

Female:

Under 5 years : 66

5 to 9 years : 20

10 to 14 years : 149

15 to 17 years : 91

18 and 19 years : 55

20 years : 0

21 years : 38

22 to 24 years : 59

25 to 29 years : 80

30 to 34 years : 49

35 to 39 years : 146

40 to 44 years : 168

45 to 49 years : 95

50 to 54 years : 143

55 to 59 years : 133

60 and 61 years : 115

62 to 64 years : 79

65 and 66 years : 64

67 to 69 years : 165

70 to 74 years : 164

75 to 79 years : 75

80 to 84 years : 39

85 years and over : 63


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,899

Multiple ancestry : 1,574

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 195

Ancestry not reported : 505


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,077

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 17

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 19

Not a U.S. citizen : 60


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 211

5 to 17 years : 526

18 to 24 years : 292

25 to 34 years : 326

35 to 44 years : 577

45 to 54 years : 497

55 to 59 years : 333

60 and 61 years : 176

62 to 64 years : 161

65 to 74 years : 711

75 years and over : 363

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 211

5 to 17 years : 491

18 to 24 years : 210

25 to 34 years : 276

35 to 44 years : 523

45 to 54 years : 415

55 to 59 years : 236

60 and 61 years : 168

62 to 64 years : 153

65 to 74 years : 670

75 years and over : 319

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 82

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 20

45 to 54 years : 82

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 41

75 years and over : 36

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 : 9

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 : 8

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 35

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 19

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
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,885

Female : 1,787

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 211

Female : 194

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 9

Female : 8

Foreign born:

Male : 12

Female : 67


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 3,622

Born in other state in the United States : 374

Native: born outside the United States : 8

Foreign born : 19


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 547

Now married, except separated : 2,045

Divorced : 274

Separated : 43

Widowed : 229

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 60

Now married, except separated : 246

Divorced : 57

Separated : 0

Widowed : 42

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 44

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,841

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

German:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 60


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Plainfield Township, Michigan

  • German: 908   (20.7%)
  • English: 600   (13.7%)
  • Irish: 503   (11.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 384   (8.8%)
  • United States Or American: 366   (8.4%)
  • Polish: 332   (7.6%)
  • Other Groups: 290   (6.6%)
  • French Canadian: 191   (4.4%)
  • Scottish: 159   (3.6%)
  • Italian: 119   (2.7%)
  • Dutch: 108   (2.5%)
  • Hungarian: 64   (1.5%)
  • Swedish: 43   (1.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 40   (0.9%)
  • Norwegian: 34   (0.8%)
  • Belgian: 25   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 23   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 22   (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 21   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 21   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 20   (0.5%)
  • Romanian: 15   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 13   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 12   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 12   (0.3%)
  • European: 11   (0.3%)
  • Croatian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 9   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 7   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 5   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Plainfield Township, Michigan is 4,173



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Plainfield Township, Michigan: 2,117
Female Population in Plainfield Township, Michigan: 2,056


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Plainfield Township, Michigan: 46.8
Median Female Resident Age in Plainfield Township, Michigan: 50.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Plainfield Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

54.1

Male

53.9

Female

54.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

11.5

Male

11.5

Female

11.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.3

Male

43.5

Female

42.5

Asian


Both sexes

56.3

Male

56.5

Female

47.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

55.5

Male

51.5

Female

60.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

39.5

Male

25.5

Female

52.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.0

Male

22.5

Female

38.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

54.2

Male

54.0

Female

54.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Plainfield Township, Michigan


  • White: 4,023
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 59
  • Asian: 69
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 22



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 16   (0.97%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (0.73%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 144   (8.76%)
  • 9th Grade: 69   (4.2%)
  • 10th Grade: 128   (7.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 109   (6.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 77   (4.69%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 620   (37.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 74   (4.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 196   (11.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 84   (5.11%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 78   (4.75%)
  • Master's Degree: 34   (2.07%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.12%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (0.56%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (0.75%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 98   (6.14%)
  • 9th Grade: 44   (2.76%)
  • 10th Grade: 73   (4.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 140   (8.77%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 89   (5.57%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 712   (44.58%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 123   (7.7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 115   (7.2%)
  • Associate Degree: 58   (3.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 68   (4.26%)
  • Master's Degree: 42   (2.63%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (0.88%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Plainfield Township, Michigan

  • Hale Area Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 200 W. Main Street, Hale, MI 48739, Phone: (989) 728-7661, Students: 742 )

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

  • Hale Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 311 N. Washington Street, Hale, MI 48739, Phone: (989) 728-3551, Students: 241 )

  • Hale Area Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 311 N. Washington Street, Hale, MI 48739, Phone: (989) 728-3551, Students: 221 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Plainfield Township, Michigan

  • Hale High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 415 E. Main Street, Hale, MI 48739, Phone: (989) 728-2861, Students: 267 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Plainfield Township, Michigan

  • Pinecrest School


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 2603 Woodland Drive, Hale, MI 48739, Phone: (989) 728-6490, )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Plainfield Township, Michigan

  • Plainfield Township Library


    220 North Washington, Hale, MI 48739

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Plainfield Township, Michigan


  • Hale Library & Museum


    14409 Hwy 139, Hale, MO 64643

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Plainfield Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Field Of Dreams Airport  

Building


(1) Iosco County Emergency Medical Services Station 2   (2) Plainfield Library   (3) Plainfield Township Fire Department   (4) Plainfield Township Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Hale Cemetery   (2) Hill Township Cemetery   (3) Logan Cemetery  

Church


(1) Hale Baptist Church   (2) Hale United Methodist Church   (3) Harvest Tabernacle Assembly Church   (4) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovah S Witnesses   (5) Saint Paul S Lutheran Church   (6) Saint Pius X Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Plainfield  

Hospital


(1) Hale Saint Joseph Medical Clinic   (2) North Ridge Family Practice Clinic   (3) Primary Care Practice Clinic  

Lake


(1) Doyle Lake   (2) East Stylus Lake   (3) Esmond Lake   (4) Hale Lake   (5) Jenkins Lake   (6) La Barge Lake   (7) Laird Lake   (8) Lake Augustina   (9) Little Bass Lake   (10) Little Cranberry Lake   (11) Little Long Lake   (12) Londo Lake   (13) Long Lake   (14) Loon Lake   (15) Mud Lake   (16) North Dease Lake   (17) Peterson Lake   (18) South Dease Lake   (19) Thunder Lake   (20) Welcome Lake   (21) West Londo Lake  

Locale


(1) Camp Mahn-go-tah-see   (2) Camp Maqua   (3) Hale Plainfield Township Park Campground And Picnic Area   (4) Hale Station Historical   (5) Iosco County Fairgrounds   (6) Long Lake Station Historical  

Park


(1) Plainfield Park  

Populated Place


(1) Hale   (2) Long Lake  

Post Office


(1) Hale Post Office   (2) Long Lake Post Office   (3) Siloam Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Hale Elementary Middle School  

Stream


(1) Addy Drain   (2) Maggie Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Plainfield Township, Michigan

48739 (pop. 4,615)


Cities Nearby Plainfield Township, Michigan

Goodar Township, MI  (pop. 384) 7.7 Miles
Reno Township, MI  (pop. 637) 8.5 Miles
Hill Township, MI  (pop. 1,591) 8.8 Miles
Curtis Township, MI  (pop. 1,359) 10.5 Miles
Wilber Township, MI  (pop. 862) 11.2 Miles
Whittemore City, MI  (pop. 422) 12.0 Miles
Tawas Township, MI  (pop. 2,090) 13.1 Miles
Cumming Township, MI  (pop. 753) 14.1 Miles
Burleigh Township, MI  (pop. 758) 14.1 Miles
Tawas City City, MI  (pop. 1,689) 15.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Plainfield Township, Michigan

989



Elevation in Plainfield Township, Michigan is 902.0 ft. (275.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Plainfield Township, Michigan

Lat: 44.404980 N        Long: -83.779955 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 48   (4.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 69   (5.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 47   (3.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 124   (10.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 99   (8.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 138   (11.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 208   (17.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 101   (8.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 76   (6.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 67   (5.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 40   (3.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 9   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 108   (9.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 60   (5.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,096

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 86

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 9

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 : 9

Walked : 29

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 52


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 41

5 to 9 minutes : 297

10 to 14 minutes : 90

15 to 19 minutes : 81

20 to 24 minutes : 116

25 to 29 minutes : 90

30 to 34 minutes : 176

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 58

45 to 59 minutes : 129

60 to 89 minutes : 50

90 or more minutes : 101


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 915

No Social Security income : 1,001


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 680

No retirement income : 1,236


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 97

$10,000 to $14,999 : 71

$15,000 to $19,999 : 134

$20,000 to $24,999 : 71

$25,000 to $29,999 : 152

$30,000 to $34,999 : 152

$35,000 to $39,999 : 117

$40,000 to $44,999 : 83

$45,000 to $49,999 : 54

$50,000 to $59,999 : 258

$60,000 to $74,999 : 78

$75,000 to $99,999 : 104

$100,000 to $124,999 : 18

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 24

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,762


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Plainfield Township, Michigan

  • WIOS (1480 AM; 1.0 kW; Tawas City, MI; Owner: Carroll Enterprises, Inc)

FM Radio Stations Near Plainfield Township, Michigan

  • WWTH (100.7 FM; Greenbush, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)
  • WBMI (105.5 FM; West Branch, MI; Owner: Independent Television Productions Of Michigan, Inc.)
  • WHST (106.1 FM; Tawas City, MI; Owner: Northern Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • WKKM (88.1 FM; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Michigan Community Radio)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; Curran, MI; Owner: Northland Community Broadcasters)
  • WJOJ (89.7 FM; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Northland Community Broadcasters)
  • WMSD (90.9 FM; Lupton, MI; Owner: Bible Baptist Church School)
  • WZHN (91.3 FM; Tawas City, MI; Owner: Northern Christian Radio Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Sterling, MI; Owner: Smile Fm)
  • WCMB-FM (95.7 FM; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WWCM (96.9 FM; Sterling, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Plainfield Township, Michigan

  • WBKB-TV (Channel 11; Lincoln, MI; Owner: Thunder Bay Broadcasting Corporation.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Plainfield Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 117  (17.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 69  (10.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 83  (12.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 140  (20.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 170  (28.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 158  (26.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 201  (33.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 55 Farms In Plainfield Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Plainfield Township, Michigan

Chemical Bank - 1 Branches


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

Mercantile Bank Of Michigan - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 54

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Plainfield Township, Michigan

  • Iosco County


    (about 18.8 miles in East Tawas, Michigan; Airport Code: ECA)

  • Wurtsmith AFB


    (about 19.3 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Oscoda-Wurtsmith


    (about 19.3 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Gladwin Zettel Memorial


    (about 45.7 miles in Beaverton, Michigan; Airport Code: GDW)

  • Alpena County Regional


    (about 47.7 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Phelps/Collins


    (about 48.0 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Plainfield Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.87%

Carpooled

11.92%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.42%

Other Means

1.03%

Worked At Home

5.76%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,181

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 144

Female householder, no husband present : 115

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 453

Householder not living alone : 23


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 53

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 33

All other households : 1,830


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,087

Renter-occupied housing units : 94

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 79

Renter-occupied housing units : 65

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 115

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 402

Renter-occupied housing units : 74


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 166

$10,000 to $14,999 : 131

$15,000 to $19,999 : 215

$20,000 to $24,999 : 157

$25,000 to $29,999 : 181

$30,000 to $34,999 : 174

$35,000 to $39,999 : 135

$40,000 to $44,999 : 115

$45,000 to $49,999 : 60

$50,000 to $59,999 : 290

$60,000 to $74,999 : 88

$75,000 to $99,999 : 123

$100,000 to $124,999 : 18

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 36

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Total : 4,182


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,916

Vacant : 2,266


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 9

Built 2000 to 2004 : 162

Built 1990 to 1999 : 321

Built 1980 to 1989 : 701

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,274

Built 1960 to 1969 : 747

Built 1950 to 1959 : 590

Built 1940 to 1949 : 192

Built 1939 or earlier : 186


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 350

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,033

Electricity : 141

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 35

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 337

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 20

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Plainfield Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 20

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 53

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $49,999 : 42

$50,000 to $59,999 : 129

$60,000 to $69,999 : 147

$70,000 to $79,999 : 68

$80,000 to $89,999 : 175

$90,000 to $99,999 : 192

$100,000 to $124,999 : 181

$125,000 to $149,999 : 127

$150,000 to $174,999 : 150

$175,000 to $199,999 : 50

$200,000 to $249,999 : 68

$250,000 to $299,999 : 94

$300,000 to $399,999 : 94

$400,000 to $499,999 : 9

$500,000 to $749,999 : 36

$750,000 to $999,999 : 10

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Plainfield 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 : 53

Home equity loan only : 135

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 760

Housing units without a mortgage : 735


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $332,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $133,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $104,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $91,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $95,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $90,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $71,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $127,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Plainfield Township, Michigan: 65.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Plainfield Township, Michigan

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Plainfield 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 28 28 $2,973,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $2,973,100
2000        
  Single Family 46 46 $5,426,640
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

46 46 $5,426,640
2001        
  Single Family 33 33 $4,152,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $4,152,000
2002        
  Single Family 26 26 $2,361,384
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

26 26 $2,361,384
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 21 21 $1,722,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

21 21 $1,722,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Plainfield Township, MI): $29,220
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Plainfield Township): $83,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Plainfield Township): $373
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Plainfield Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 19.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 59.9%
Electricity: 4.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 5.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 10.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.7%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Plainfield Township, Michigan

St Joseph Home Health & Hospic


     Address: 716 German, Tawas City, Michigan 48764
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 3/2/1984

District Health Dept No 2


     Address: 630 Progress Street, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/1/1968

Heartland Home Care Inc. Midla


     Address: 417 West Houghton Avenue, Suite E, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/11/1997

Unity Home Health Care, Llc


     Address: 575 Court Street Suite C, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/31/2006

Alpha Omega Home Health, Llc


     Address: 7039 Main Street, Suite B, Po Box 2006, Caseville, Michigan 48725
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/21/2005

Hospitals Close To Plainfield Township, Michigan

St Joseph Health System - Tawas


     Address: 200 Hemlock M-55, Tawas City, Michigan 48763
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

West Branch Regional Medical Center


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

Midmichigan Medical Center-gladwin


     Address: 515 Quarter Street, Gladwin, Michigan 48624
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Mercy Hospital - Grayling


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

Alpena General Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Plainfield Township, Michigan

Iosco Co Medical Care Facility


     Address: 1201 Harris Ave, Tawas City, Michigan 48763
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Tendercare Tawas City


     Address: 400 W North St, Tawas City, Michigan 48763
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Lakeview Manor Healthcare Center


     Address: 408 N Fifth Ave, Tawas City, Michigan 48763
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Bortz Health Care Of Rose City


     Address: 517 W Page St, Rose City, Michigan 48654
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Bortz Health Care Of West Branch


     Address: 445 S Valley St, West Branch, Michigan 48661
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 78%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Plainfield Township, Michigan

Name: Fermi 2
Address: 6400 North Dixie Highway; Newport, MI 48166
Distance: 169 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Plainfield Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 1,035
    Disabled Workers: 205
    Widowers Workers: 140
    Spouses Workers: 120
    Children Workers: 105


(updated 2007)



Iosco County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 46.82%
  • Bush & Cheney 52.13%
  • Other 1.05%



(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 Plainfield Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Iosco County, MI

7.21 % of Iosco County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,347

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Genesee County , MI 0.64 % ($44,864 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.61 % ($37,175 AGI )
  • Wayne County , MI 0.53 % ($42,382 AGI )

Relocation away from Iosco County, MI

6.89 % of Iosco 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 $30,658

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Oakland County , MI 0.52 % ($29,151 AGI )
  • Ogemaw County , MI 0.45 % ($20,935 AGI )
  • Alcona County , MI 0.41 % ($25,905 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 Plainfield 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 Plainfield 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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