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Demographics Analysis

The people of Spurr 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
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 3

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 2

35 to 39 years : 5

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 7

50 to 54 years : 15

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 8

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 4

75 to 79 years : 4

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 9 years : 4

10 to 14 years : 10

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 2

30 to 34 years : 8

35 to 39 years : 3

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 9

50 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 7

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 7

75 to 79 years : 4

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 118

Multiple ancestry : 74

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 3


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 191

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 4

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 17

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 28

75 years and over : 32

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 17

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 10

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 43

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 21

75 years and over : 19

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 2

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 5

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 9

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 65

Female : 103

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 9

Female : 14

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 4

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 168

Born in other state in the United States : 23

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 30

Now married, except separated : 93

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 13

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 2

Now married, except separated : 12

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 181

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Spurr Township, Michigan

  • Finnish: 79   (30.7%)
  • German: 42   (16.3%)
  • English: 22   (8.6%)
  • Irish: 22   (8.6%)
  • Polish: 14   (5.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 12   (4.7%)
  • Swedish: 11   (4.3%)
  • Dutch: 11   (4.3%)
  • Norwegian: 9   (3.5%)
  • Canadian: 6   (2.3%)
  • Italian: 5   (1.9%)
  • Czech: 5   (1.9%)
  • French Canadian: 4   (1.6%)
  • Other Groups: 4   (1.6%)
  • Scottish: 3   (1.2%)
  • United States Or American: 2   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.8%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.8%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.8%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Spurr Township, Michigan is 195



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Spurr Township, Michigan: 78
Female Population in Spurr Township, Michigan: 117


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Spurr Township, Michigan: 57.5
Median Female Resident Age in Spurr Township, Michigan: 54.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Spurr Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

54.8

Male

55.1

Female

54.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

73.5

Male

73.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

26.5

Male

26.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

68.0

Male

68.5

Female

67.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

48.5

Male

44.5

Female

48.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.5

Male

10.0

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.5

Male

44.5

Female

48.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

54.8

Male

55.1

Female

54.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Spurr Township, Michigan


  • White: 195
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (2.3%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (2.3%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (4.6%)
  • 10th Grade: 3   (3.45%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (3.45%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 35   (40.23%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 14   (16.09%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 5   (5.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 6   (6.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11   (12.64%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (2.3%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (2.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 3   (3.66%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (2.44%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 44   (53.66%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 8   (9.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7   (8.54%)
  • Associate Degree: 7   (8.54%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 7   (8.54%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (2.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







Museums Near Spurr Township, Michigan


  • Hamilton Military Antiques


    526 Philadelphia St, Covington, KY 41011

  • Historic Licking Riverside Civic Association Inc


    Box 120875, Covington, KY 41014

  • Israel Ludlow Historical Society


    Po Box 16192, Covington, KY 41016

  • Kenton County Historical Society


    Po Box 641, Covington, KY 41014

  • Ludlow Historic Society Inc


    417 Elm St, Covington, KY 41016
    http://preserveludlow.org

  • Mimosa House


    412 E. 2nd St., Covington, KY 41011

  • Old Town Covington Inc


    207 North Court Avenue, Covington, VA 24426

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Spurr Township, Michigan


Building


(1) Henry Ford Alberta Village Museum  

Cemetery


(1) Covington Cemetery  

Church


(1) Covenant Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Covington   (2) Township Of Spurr  

Falls


(1) Canyon Falls   (2) Lower Canyon Falls   (3) No Name Falls   (4) Plumbago Falls   (5) Tioga Falls   (6) Upper Falls  

Gut


(1) Flanigan Slough  

Lake


(1) Beaufort Lake   (2) Beaver Lake   (3) Delene Lake   (4) Drummond Lake   (5) Fox Farm Lake   (6) George Lake   (7) Heart Lake   (8) King Lake   (9) Lemays Lake   (10) Little King Lake   (11) Long Lake   (12) Mogans Lake   (13) Ned Lake   (14) Norr Lake   (15) Parent Lake   (16) Pea Soup Lake   (17) Perry Lake   (18) Petticoat Lake   (19) Ruth Lake   (20) Shank Lake   (21) Tower Lake   (22) Tracy Lake   (23) Worm Lake  

Levee


(1) Redruth Station Historical  

Locale


(1) Beaufort Lake State Forest Campground   (2) King Lake State Forest Campground   (3) Murphy Station Historical   (4) Nestoria Station   (5) Three Lakes Station  

Populated Place


(1) Alberta   (2) Nestoria   (3) Three Lakes   (4) Tioga   (5) Vermilac  

Post Office


(1) Murphy Post Office Historical   (2) Nestoria Post Office Historical   (3) Redruth Post Office Historical  

Stream


(1) Bocco Creek   (2) Canal Town Creek   (3) Hickey Creek   (4) La Fournier Creek   (5) Lateral Creek   (6) Murphy River   (7) Ned Lake Creek   (8) Nestoria Creek   (9) Pelkie Creek   (10) Plumbago Creek   (11) Rock River   (12) Shank Lake Creek   (13) Tama Creek   (14) Tioga River   (15) Vermilac River  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Spurr Township, Michigan

49919 (pop. 204)


Cities Nearby Spurr Township, Michigan

Michigamme Cdp, MI  (pop. 248) 4.5 Miles
Michigamme Township, MI  (pop. 316) 9.1 Miles
Champion Township, MI  (pop. 282) 14.3 Miles
Humboldt Township, MI  (pop. 402) 15.0 Miles
L'anse Township, MI  (pop. 3,827) 15.1 Miles
Republic Cdp, MI  (pop. 582) 15.2 Miles
Republic Township, MI  (pop. 957) 15.8 Miles
Covington Township, MI  (pop. 558) 15.9 Miles
L'anse Village, MI  (pop. 2,462) 18.7 Miles
Arvon Township, MI  (pop. 346) 19.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Spurr Township, Michigan

906



Elevation in Spurr Township, Michigan is 1,627.0 ft. (496.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Spurr Township, Michigan

Lat: 46.548887 N        Long: -88.189196 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 2   (2.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 6   (7.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 7   (8.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 14   (16.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 4   (4.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 17   (20.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 13   (15.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 8   (9.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (2.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 9   (10.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 48

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 10

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 7

Other means : 8

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 11

5 to 9 minutes : 3

10 to 14 minutes : 8

15 to 19 minutes : 7

20 to 24 minutes : 4

25 to 29 minutes : 3

30 to 34 minutes : 21

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 3

45 to 59 minutes : 10

60 to 89 minutes : 3

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 48

No Social Security income : 37


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 33

No retirement income : 52


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $74,999 : 14

$75,000 to $99,999 : 7

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $43,750


(updated 2009)



FM Radio Stations Near Spurr Township, Michigan

  • WVCN (104.3 FM; Lanse, MI; Owner: Keweenaw Bay Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCUP (105.7 FM; Lanse, MI; Owner: Keweenaw Bay Indian Community)
  • WNMU-FM (90.1 FM; Republic, MI; Owner: Northern Michigan University)
  • WUPZ (96.7 FM; Michigamme, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Spurr Township, Michigan

  • WBUP (Channel 10; Champion, MI; Owner: Lake Superior Community Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WNMU (Channel 13; Champion, MI; Owner: Board Of Control, Northern Michigan University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Spurr Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 7  (14.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 7  (14.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 6  (12.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 19  (38.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3  (7.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 13  (32.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (52.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 10 Farms In Spurr Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Spurr Township, Michigan

  • Marquette County


    (about 40.1 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • Sawyer International


    (about 40.1 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • K. I. Sawyer AFB


    (about 40.1 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: SAW)

  • Houghton County Memorial


    (about 45.0 miles in Hubbell, Michigan; Airport Code: CMX)

  • Grognet Seaplane Base


    (about 45.1 miles in Hancock, Michigan; Airport Code: QGS)

  • Ford


    (about 50.6 miles in Iron Mountain, Michigan; Airport Code: IMT)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 56.2 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Spurr Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

62.79%

Carpooled

27.91%

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

6.98%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

2.33%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 52

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 3

Female householder, no husband present : 9

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 19

Householder not living alone : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 83


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 52

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 9

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 21

Renter-occupied housing units : 0


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 11

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 9

$60,000 to $74,999 : 14

$75,000 to $99,999 : 7

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Total : 332


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 85

Vacant : 247


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 4

Built 1990 to 1999 : 36

Built 1980 to 1989 : 32

Built 1970 to 1979 : 87

Built 1960 to 1969 : 56

Built 1950 to 1959 : 8

Built 1940 to 1949 : 25

Built 1939 or earlier : 84


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 0

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 42

Electricity : 9

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 22

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 12

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Spurr Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 3

$80,000 to $89,999 : 12

$90,000 to $99,999 : 6

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $174,999 : 4

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 2

$250,000 to $299,999 : 10

$300,000 to $399,999 : 12

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Spurr 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 4

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 23

Housing units without a mortgage : 58


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $80,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $95,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $156,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $260,700

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $46,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Spurr Township, Michigan: 74.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Spurr 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 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
2000        
  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
2001        
  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
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $120,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $120,000
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 2 2 $200,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $200,000


(updated 2007)



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


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Spurr Township): $66,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Spurr Township): $350
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Spurr Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 2.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 58.4%
Electricity: 5.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 16.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 16.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Spurr Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Spurr Township, Michigan

United Home Care


     Address: 1400 West Ice Lake Road, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/10/1998

Portage Home Health And Hospice


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

Superior Home Nursing And Hospice


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

Horizon Home Care


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

Keweenaw Home Nursing Inc


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

Hospitals Close To Spurr Township, Michigan

Iron County Community Hospital


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

Portage Health Hospital


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

Marquette General Hospital


     Address: 420 West Magnetic Street, Marquette, Michigan 49855
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Dickinson County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1721 S Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Howard Young Med Ctr


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

Nursing Homes Close To Spurr Township, Michigan

Iron Co Medical Care Facility


     Address: 1523 U S Highway 2, Crystal Falls, Michigan 49920
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 172
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Iron River Care Center


     Address: 330 Lincoln Ave, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Marquette County Medical Care


     Address: Frank S Valente Bldg 200 W Saginaw St, Ishpeming, Michigan 49849
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Mather Nursing Center


     Address: 435 Stoneville Rd, Ishpeming, Michigan 49849
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Portagepointe


     Address: 500 Campus Drive, Hancock, Michigan 49930
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Spurr Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 149 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Spurr Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 50
    Disabled Workers: 10
    Widowers Workers: 15
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Baraga County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.06%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.66%
  • Other 1.27%



(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 Spurr Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Baraga County, MI

4.52 % of Baraga County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $25,769

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Houghton County , MI 0.84 % ($24,080 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.57 % ($20,882 AGI )
  • Ontonagon County , MI 0.34 % ($22,900 AGI )

Relocation away from Baraga County, MI

4.93 % of Baraga County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,286

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Marquette County , MI 1.01 % ($27,700 AGI )
  • Houghton County , MI 0.84 % ($26,760 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 Spurr Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.

















Storms In Spurr Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
07/08/2007, 03:30 am 0 0 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
09/21/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
06/21/2006, 03:43 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/21/2006, 03:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/21/2006, 03:36 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/17/2006, 02:05 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/17/2006, 01:33 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/17/2006, 01:10 pm 0 0 $40K --
06/17/2006, 01:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
         





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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 Spurr 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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