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Demographics Analysis

The people of Spencer 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
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 114

5 to 9 years : 154

10 to 14 years : 195

15 to 17 years : 133

18 and 19 years : 134

20 years : 26

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 61

25 to 29 years : 111

30 to 34 years : 93

35 to 39 years : 147

40 to 44 years : 165

45 to 49 years : 199

50 to 54 years : 102

55 to 59 years : 169

60 and 61 years : 58

62 to 64 years : 98

65 and 66 years : 40

67 to 69 years : 54

70 to 74 years : 59

75 to 79 years : 40

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 12

Female:

Under 5 years : 169

5 to 9 years : 68

10 to 14 years : 140

15 to 17 years : 82

18 and 19 years : 22

20 years : 0

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 39

25 to 29 years : 119

30 to 34 years : 133

35 to 39 years : 153

40 to 44 years : 87

45 to 49 years : 133

50 to 54 years : 94

55 to 59 years : 154

60 and 61 years : 81

62 to 64 years : 59

65 and 66 years : 60

67 to 69 years : 68

70 to 74 years : 84

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,684

Multiple ancestry : 1,371

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 76

Ancestry not reported : 801


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,862

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 40

Not a U.S. citizen : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 283

5 to 17 years : 772

18 to 24 years : 289

25 to 34 years : 456

35 to 44 years : 552

45 to 54 years : 528

55 to 59 years : 323

60 and 61 years : 139

62 to 64 years : 157

65 to 74 years : 365

75 years and over : 68

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 283

5 to 17 years : 686

18 to 24 years : 242

25 to 34 years : 414

35 to 44 years : 469

45 to 54 years : 419

55 to 59 years : 291

60 and 61 years : 124

62 to 64 years : 149

65 to 74 years : 306

75 years and over : 56

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 86

18 to 24 years : 34

25 to 34 years : 42

35 to 44 years : 63

45 to 54 years : 100

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 39

75 years and over : 12

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 : 8

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 : 13

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 20

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,959

Female : 1,480

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 192

Female : 231

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 8

Foreign born:

Male : 21

Female : 41


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 3,399

Born in other state in the United States : 409

Native: born outside the United States : 8

Foreign born : 49


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 579

Now married, except separated : 1,680

Divorced : 239

Separated : 29

Widowed : 91

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 133

Now married, except separated : 225

Divorced : 34

Separated : 0

Widowed : 12

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 30

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 20


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,540

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 27

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Spencer Township, Michigan

  • German: 1,042   (24.4%)
  • English: 536   (12.6%)
  • Dutch: 527   (12.3%)
  • Irish: 443   (10.4%)
  • Other Groups: 335   (7.8%)
  • Polish: 302   (7.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 264   (6.2%)
  • United States Or American: 235   (5.5%)
  • Danish: 150   (3.5%)
  • Italian: 81   (1.9%)
  • Scottish: 63   (1.5%)
  • Swedish: 52   (1.2%)
  • French Canadian: 50   (1.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 46   (1.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 42   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 40   (0.9%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 15   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 15   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 9   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 8   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 6   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Spencer Township, Michigan is 3,932



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Spencer Township, Michigan: 2,172
Female Population in Spencer Township, Michigan: 1,760


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Spencer Township, Michigan: 36.3
Median Female Resident Age in Spencer Township, Michigan: 38.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Spencer Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

41.3

Male

41.0

Female

41.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

21.5

Male

21.8

Female

5.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.0

Male

41.5

Female

34.5

Asian


Both sexes

29.5

Male

28.5

Female

36.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

18.0

Male

17.5

Female

21.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.0

Male

15.0

Female

13.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

17.8

Male

20.0

Female

15.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.6

Male

41.4

Female

41.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Spencer Township, Michigan


  • White: 3,865
  • African American: 27
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 27
  • Two or More Races: 13



(updated 2013)



The population density in Spencer Township, Michigan is 117 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Spencer Township, Michigan

Spencer Township: 32
         Asia: 46.9%
         Europe: 53.1%
         Latin America: 0.0%

Michigan: 523,589
         Asia: 40.0%
         Europe: 30.0%
         Latin America: 16.9%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Spencer Township, Michigan due to commuting is -0 (-0.0%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Spencer Township, Michigan

Male:

 

Never Married

12.32%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

33.23%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.0%

Other

1.16%

Widowed

1.16%

Divorced

2.97%

Female:

 

Never Married

7.64%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

30.84%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.61%

Other

0.0%

Widowed

4.71%

Divorced

5.36%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Spencer Township, Michigan

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

0.0%

Inside Urban Clusters

0.0%

Rural:

 

Farm

1.49%

Nonfarm

98.51%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 18   (1.46%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.65%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 53   (4.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 50   (4.07%)
  • 10th Grade: 38   (3.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 51   (4.15%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 44   (3.58%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 453   (36.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 86   (7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 214   (17.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 125   (10.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 77   (6.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (0.98%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (0.89%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 40   (3.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (0.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 27   (2.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (2.01%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 62   (5%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 409   (32.96%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 234   (18.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 208   (16.76%)
  • Associate Degree: 117   (9.43%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 61   (4.92%)
  • Master's Degree: 32   (2.58%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (0.73%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Spencer Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 20 (1.1%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 41 (2.2%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 134 (7.3%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 104 (5.6%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 115 (6.2%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 72 (3.9%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 0 (0.0%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 1,359 (73.7%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 43 (2.3%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 14 (0.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 118 (6.4%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 124 (6.7%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 139 (7.5%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 70 (3.8%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 0 (0.0%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 1,338 (72.5%)

(updated 2010)



Public Libraries (Branch) In Spencer Township, Michigan

  • Spencer Township Branch


    14960 Meddler Avenue, Gowen, MI 49326

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Spencer Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Montcalm Township Fire Department   (2) Montcalm Township Hall   (3) Spencer Township Fire Department   (4) Spencer Township Library  

Cemetery


(1) Little Denmark Cemetery   (2) Monroe Roads Cemetery   (3) Perch Lake Bible Church Cemetery   (4) Saint Margaret S Catholic Cemetery  

Church


(1) Gowen Bible Church   (2) James Church   (3) Oakfield Church   (4) Perch Lake Church   (5) Saint Margaret Church   (6) Saint Peters Church   (7) Spencer Mills Church   (8) Turk Lake United Methodist Church   (9) Victory Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Montcalm   (2) Township Of Spencer  

Lake


(1) Banks Lake   (2) Bass Lake   (3) Black Lake   (4) Blue Lake   (5) Bowen Lake   (6) Cedar Lake   (7) Crawford Lake   (8) Halfmile Lake   (9) Harvard Lake   (10) Horseshoe Lake   (11) Lincoln Lake   (12) Little Norton Lake   (13) Maston Lake   (14) Mud Lake   (15) Norton Lake   (16) Perch Lake   (17) Sandbottom Lake   (18) Saugage Lake   (19) School Section Lake   (20) Thomas Lake   (21) Turk Lake  

Locale


(1) Brookside Golf Course   (2) Camp Anna Behrens   (3) Camp Concordia   (4) Gowen Station Historical   (5) Greenwood Camp   (6) Harvard Station Historical   (7) Lincoln Lake Station Historical   (8) Links Of Bowen Lake   (9) Pleasant Hill Camp   (10) Sheriffs Camp  

Park


(1) Flat River Park   (2) Little Denmark Evangelical Lutheran Church Historical Marker   (3) White Pine Park  

Populated Place


(1) Gowen   (2) Harvard   (3) Turk Lake  

Post Office


(1) Gowen Post Office   (2) Griswold Post Office Historical   (3) Harvard Post Office Historical   (4) Lincoln Lake Post Office Historical   (5) Spencers Mill Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Lincoln Heights School   (2) Settlement School   (3) Spencer School   (4) Turk Lake School   (5) Victory School  

Stream


(1) Black Creek   (2) Butternut Creek   (3) Clear Creek   (4) Coopers Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Spencer Township, Michigan

49326 (pop. 3,445)


Cities Nearby Spencer Township, Michigan

Montcalm Township, MI  (pop. 3,332) 4.8 Miles
Maple Valley Township, MI  (pop. 2,167) 5.7 Miles
Oakfield Township, MI  (pop. 5,886) 6.2 Miles
Greenville City, MI  (pop. 8,073) 7.3 Miles
Nelson Township, MI  (pop. 4,675) 7.5 Miles
Pine Township, MI  (pop. 2,250) 7.5 Miles
Pierson Village, MI  (pop. 112) 8.4 Miles
Eureka Township, MI  (pop. 3,734) 8.4 Miles
Sand Lake Village, MI  (pop. 731) 8.5 Miles
Pierson Township, MI  (pop. 2,901) 9.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Spencer Township, Michigan

231



Elevation in Spencer Township, Michigan is 863.0 ft. (263.0 meters)



Land Area in Spencer Township, Michigan: 34.0 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Spencer Township, Michigan: 2.7 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Spencer Township, Michigan

Lat: 43.252364 N        Long: -85.358324 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 152   (8.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 115   (6.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 74   (4.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 178   (10.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 160   (9.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 196   (11.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 262   (14.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 114   (6.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 82   (4.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 69   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 19   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 183   (10.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 149   (8.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,245

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 61

In 3-person carpool : 20

In 4-person carpool : 27

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 : 17

Worked at home : 27


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 53

5 to 9 minutes : 48

10 to 14 minutes : 64

15 to 19 minutes : 156

20 to 24 minutes : 110

25 to 29 minutes : 18

30 to 34 minutes : 104

35 to 39 minutes : 99

40 to 44 minutes : 109

45 to 59 minutes : 348

60 to 89 minutes : 172

90 or more minutes : 89


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 415

No Social Security income : 1,005


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 352

No retirement income : 1,068


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 17

$10,000 to $14,999 : 55

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 48

$25,000 to $29,999 : 46

$30,000 to $34,999 : 138

$35,000 to $39,999 : 64

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 32

$50,000 to $59,999 : 98

$60,000 to $74,999 : 107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 189

$100,000 to $124,999 : 70

$125,000 to $149,999 : 85

$150,000 to $199,999 : 70

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $60,982


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Spencer 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)
  • WGVU (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University B Of C)
  • WFUR (1570 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Furniture City Broadcasting Corp.)
  • 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 Spencer Township, Michigan

  • WTRV (100.5 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)
  • WBFX (101.3 FM; Lowell, MI; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WFUR-FM (102.9 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Furniture City Broadcasting Corp.)
  • 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; Canadian Lakes, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYCE (88.1 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Grand Rapids Cable Access Center)
  • WBLU-FM (88.9 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp)
  • 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)
  • WFGR (98.7 FM; Grand Rapids, MI; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Grand Rapids, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Spencer Township, Michigan

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Spencer Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 137  (14.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 38  (3.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 126  (13.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 305  (31.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 191  (22.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 115  (13.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 362  (42.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Spencer Township, Michigan

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.44%

Mining

0.0%

Construction

10.00%

Manufacturing

18.90%

Wholesale Trade

2.09%

Retail Trade

6.59%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

2.42%

Utilities

0.44%

Information

0.66%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.0%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.0%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

0.77%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.15%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

1.76%

Health Care And Social Assistance

0.0%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.49%

Accommodation And Food Services

1.70%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

5.00%

Public Administration

0.49%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.0%

Mining

0.0%

Construction

1.92%

Manufacturing

11.87%

Wholesale Trade

1.76%

Retail Trade

4.78%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

0.27%

Utilities

0.0%

Information

0.60%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

1.32%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

2.31%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

2.42%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

0.99%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

4.45%

Health Care And Social Assistance

7.86%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.0%

Accommodation And Food Services

4.56%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

0.77%

Public Administration

1.21%


(updated 2010)



There are 43 Farms In Spencer Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)





Salary Income in Spencer Township, Michigan (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

81.69%

No Wage Or Salary Income

18.31%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Spencer Township, Michigan (1999)

With Self-employment Income

12.35%

No Self-employment Income

87.65%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Spencer Township, Michigan

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 9.3 miles in Greenville, Michigan; Airport Code: MI1)

  • Gerald R. Ford International


    (about 27.0 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Kent County


    (about 27.0 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Roben-Hood


    (about 33.3 miles in Big Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: WBR)

  • Gratiot Community


    (about 34.1 miles in Alma, Michigan; Airport Code: AMN)

  • Mount Pleasant Municipal


    (about 40.4 miles in Mount Pleasant, Michigan; Airport Code: MOP)

  • Muskegon County


    (about 44.6 miles in Muskegon, Michigan; Airport Code: MKG)

  • Miller Field


    (about 44.9 miles in Reed City, Michigan; Airport Code: RCT)

  • Capital City


    (about 50.8 miles in Lansing, Michigan; Airport Code: LAN)

  • Capital Region International


    (about 50.8 miles in Lansing, Michigan; Airport Code: LAN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Spencer Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.59%

Carpooled

15.09%

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

0.50%

Other Means

1.05%

Worked At Home

2.77%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Spencer Township, Michigan

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

3.52%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.44%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.27%

Financial Specialists

0.0%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.44%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.99%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.99%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.0%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.0%

Legal Occupations

0.0%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

0.38%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.49%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.0%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.0%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.0%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.0%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.66%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

0.55%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

0.88%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.0%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.01%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

2.91%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.0%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

1.76%

Construction Trades Workers

7.42%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

7.58%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

13.68%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

3.52%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.0%

Material Moving Workers

2.42%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

2.42%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.0%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

1.98%

Financial Specialists

0.27%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.0%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.60%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.0%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.38%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.71%

Legal Occupations

0.0%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

0.88%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.33%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.88%

Health Technologists And Technicians

2.03%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.49%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.0%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.0%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

3.52%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

0.93%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

1.37%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.12%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

15.77%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.0%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.0%

Construction Trades Workers

0.0%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.0%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

10.38%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

0.0%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.0%

Material Moving Workers

0.0%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 915

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 101

Female householder, no husband present : 31

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 331

Householder not living alone : 42


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 10

Male householder and female partner : 40

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 7

All other households : 1,363


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 842

Renter-occupied housing units : 73

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 101

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 297

Renter-occupied housing units : 76


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 57

$10,000 to $14,999 : 102

$15,000 to $19,999 : 38

$20,000 to $24,999 : 89

$25,000 to $29,999 : 68

$30,000 to $34,999 : 165

$35,000 to $39,999 : 97

$40,000 to $44,999 : 69

$45,000 to $49,999 : 42

$50,000 to $59,999 : 141

$60,000 to $74,999 : 116

$75,000 to $99,999 : 203

$100,000 to $124,999 : 70

$125,000 to $149,999 : 85

$150,000 to $199,999 : 70

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,550


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,420

Vacant : 130


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 57

Built 2000 to 2004 : 102

Built 1990 to 1999 : 368

Built 1980 to 1989 : 260

Built 1970 to 1979 : 236

Built 1960 to 1969 : 101

Built 1950 to 1959 : 172

Built 1940 to 1949 : 104

Built 1939 or earlier : 150


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 641

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 533

Electricity : 20

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 56

Coal or coke : 7

Wood : 151

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 12

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Spencer Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 47

$20,000 to $24,999 : 17

$25,000 to $29,999 : 24

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $49,999 : 16

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $69,999 : 37

$70,000 to $79,999 : 37

$80,000 to $89,999 : 18

$90,000 to $99,999 : 67

$100,000 to $124,999 : 182

$125,000 to $149,999 : 146

$150,000 to $174,999 : 197

$175,000 to $199,999 : 101

$200,000 to $249,999 : 171

$250,000 to $299,999 : 70

$300,000 to $399,999 : 25

$400,000 to $499,999 : 16

$500,000 to $749,999 : 17

$750,000 to $999,999 : 8

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Spencer 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 : 17

Home equity loan only : 128

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 7

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 699

Housing units without a mortgage : 413


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $271,900

Built 2000 to 2004 : $211,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $145,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $156,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $136,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $97,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $104,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $201,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $138,500


(updated 2009)



Housing Occupancy in Spencer Township, Michigan

Occupied

82.92%

Vacant

17.08%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Spencer Township, Michigan

Owner Occupied

93.91%

Renter Occupied

6.09%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Spencer Township, Michigan: 73.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Spencer Township, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 59.46%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 40.54%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Spencer Township, Michigan: 0 (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Spencer Township, Michigan: 2.60
Average Household Size in Michigan: 2.49


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Spencer Township, Michigan

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
2005        
  Single Family 44 44 $7,078,155
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

44 44 $7,078,155
2006        
  Single Family 23 23 $4,101,506
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $4,101,506


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Spencer Township, MI): $51,765
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Spencer Township): $101,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Spencer Township): $479
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Spencer Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 44.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 41.1%
Electricity: 0.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 9.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 5.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Spencer Township, Michigan

Institutionalized population

59.46%

Correctional facilities for adults

59.46%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

59.46%

Correctional residential facilities

0.0%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

0.0%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

0.0%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

0.0%

Other institutional facilities

0.0%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.0%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

40.54%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

40.54%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

0.0%

Group homes intended for adults

12.16%

Residential treatment centers for adults

28.38%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.0%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Spencer Township, Michigan

Ace Home Health Care


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

Icmh Home Care


     Address: 525 Lafayette Street, Ionia, Michigan 48846
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 3/21/1995

Carson Home Care Network


     Address: 406 East Elm Street, Carson City, Michigan 48811
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/13/1984

Continu Care Of Gmhs


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

Amicare Home Healthcare St Mar


     Address: 600 Three Mile Road, Suite 100, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49544
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 7/1/1991

Hospitals Close To Spencer 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

Ionia County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 479 Lafayette Street, Ionia, Michigan 48846
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Carson City Hospital


     Address: 406 East Elm St, Carson City, Michigan 48811
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Spectrum Health Hospitals


     Address: 100 Michigan St Ne, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Spencer Township, Michigan

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%

Metron Of Belding


     Address: 414 E State St, Belding, Michigan 48809
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Spectrum Health Kelsey


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

Metron Of Cedar Springs


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Spencer Township, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 81 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Spencer Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 425
    Disabled Workers: 120
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 50


(updated 2007)



Kent County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.19%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.85%
  • Other 0.95%



(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 Spencer Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Kent County, MI

5.06 % of Kent County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,235

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,103

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 0.82 % ($36,905 AGI )
  • Allegan County , MI 0.21 % ($30,313 AGI )
  • Montcalm County , MI 0.19 % ($30,428 AGI )

Relocation away from Kent County, MI

5.54 % of Kent 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 $39,730

Michigan Average 5.98 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,544

Michigan Average 0.06 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 0.94 % ($48,103 AGI )
  • Allegan County , MI 0.24 % ($40,250 AGI )
  • Montcalm County , MI 0.23 % ($33,522 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 Spencer Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Spencer Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
10/04/2006, 06:10 am 0 0 $10K $10K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
03/30/2005, 08:43 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/09/2001, 06:19 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/10/1999, 06:27 pm 0 0 $20K --
05/31/1998, 04:20 am 0 23 $14M --
06/24/1997, 09:20 pm 0 0 $3K --
         





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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 Spencer 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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