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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sweetwater 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
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 24

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 7

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 8

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 47

50 to 54 years : 18

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 10

70 to 74 years : 7

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 9

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 9 years : 8

10 to 14 years : 9

15 to 17 years : 9

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 10

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 5

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 9

45 to 49 years : 10

50 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 22

70 to 74 years : 2

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 216

Multiple ancestry : 53

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 2

Ancestry not reported : 39


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 310

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 : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 50

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 13

35 to 44 years : 9

45 to 54 years : 84

55 to 59 years : 37

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 46

75 years and over : 34

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 50

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 8

35 to 44 years : 9

45 to 54 years : 81

55 to 59 years : 37

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 46

75 years and over : 26

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 : 5

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 3

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

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 : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 171

Female : 123

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 5

Female : 11

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 254

Born in other state in the United States : 13

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 80

Now married, except separated : 87

Divorced : 75

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7

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 : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 304

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sweetwater Township, Michigan

  • United States Or American: 48   (18.3%)
  • Other Groups: 43   (16.3%)
  • German: 35   (13.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 22   (8.4%)
  • English: 22   (8.4%)
  • Irish: 18   (6.8%)
  • Norwegian: 17   (6.5%)
  • Swedish: 15   (5.7%)
  • Italian: 10   (3.8%)
  • Danish: 8   (3.0%)
  • Dutch: 8   (3.0%)
  • Polish: 5   (1.9%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (1.5%)
  • Scottish: 3   (1.1%)
  • Serbian: 3   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 1   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 1   (0.4%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sweetwater Township, Michigan is 310



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sweetwater Township, Michigan: 176
Female Population in Sweetwater Township, Michigan: 134


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sweetwater Township, Michigan: 52.2
Median Female Resident Age in Sweetwater Township, Michigan: 53.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sweetwater Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

56.7

Male

55.7

Female

57.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.5

Male

36.5

Female

15.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

50.5

Male

0.0

Female

50.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

46.5

Male

46.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.5

Male

16.5

Female

41.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.0

Male

46.5

Female

49.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

56.8

Male

55.7

Female

57.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Sweetwater Township, Michigan


  • White: 267
  • African American: 32
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 11



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 9   (10.23%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (4.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (10.23%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (9.09%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (2.27%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 23   (26.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 13   (14.77%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 14   (15.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2   (2.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (4.55%)
  • 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   (2.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (6.67%)
  • 10th Grade: 3   (3.33%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (5.56%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6   (6.67%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 38   (42.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 8   (8.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 8   (8.89%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (2.22%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5   (5.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 1   (1.11%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (6.67%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Sweetwater Township, Michigan

  • Baldwin Community Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 525 Fourth Street, Baldwin, MI 49304, Phone: (231) 745-4791, Students: 691 )

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

  • Baldwin Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 525 Fourth Street, Baldwin, MI 49304, Phone: (231) 745-3261, Students: 307 )

  • Baldwin Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 525 Fourth Street, Baldwin, MI 49304, Phone: (231) 745-4683, Students: 155 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sweetwater Township, Michigan

  • Baldwin Senior High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 525 Fourth Street, Baldwin, MI 49304, Phone: (231) 745-4683, Students: 195 )

  • Baldwin Alternative High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 525 Fourth Street, Baldwin, MI 49304, Phone: (231) 745-7027, Students: 20 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Sweetwater Township, Michigan

  • Pathfinder Community Library


    812 Michigan Avenue, Baldwin, MI 49304

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sweetwater Township, Michigan


  • Committee For Autoseum Museum


    2445 Parkview Pl, Baldwin, NY 11510

  • Historical Society Of Baldwin


    Po Box 589, Baldwin, WI 54002
    http://www.baldwinhistory.org

  • Jackson County Historical Society


    Po Box 91, Baldwin, IA 52207

  • Lake County Historical Society


    Po Box 774, Baldwin, MI 49304

  • Martin Johnson Heritage Museum


    Po Box 363, Baldwin, MI 49304

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sweetwater Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Baldwin Municipal Airport  

Bridge


(1) Bowman Bridge  

Building


(1) Baldwin Fire Department   (2) Baldwin Fire Station   (3) Huron - Manistee National Forest Baldwin - White Cloud Ranger Station   (4) Idlewild Public Library   (5) Lake County Courthouse   (6) Lake County Sheriff S Office   (7) Lake Township Fire Department   (8) Life Emergency Medical Services Of Lake County Baldwin   (9) Webber Township Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Historical Cemetery   (2) Lake Cemetery   (3) Oaklawn Cemetery   (4) Webber Cemetery  

Church


(1) Baldwin Assembly Of God Church   (2) Baldwin Church Of Christ   (3) Baldwin Congregational United Church Of Christ   (4) Big Star Lake Church   (5) Christ Community Church   (6) Covenant Community United Methodist Church   (7) Evergreen Chapel   (8) Evergreen Church   (9) Goodwill Missionary Baptist Church   (10) Grace Lutheran Church   (11) Lake Community Bible Church   (12) Mount Olive Church Of God In Christ   (13) Saint Ann Catholic Church   (14) Seventh-day Adventist Church   (15) Tallmadge Wesleyan Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Lake   (2) Township Of Pleasant Plains   (3) Township Of Webber   (4) Village Of Baldwin  

Forest


(1) Manistee National Forest  

Hospital


(1) Baldwin Family Health Care Clinic   (2) Grand Oaks Nursing Center  

Lake


(1) Basford Lake   (2) Baumann Lake   (3) Big Star Lake   (4) Bradford Lake   (5) Bray Lake   (6) Bush Lake   (7) Cashion Lake   (8) Cecilia Lake   (9) Duck Lake   (10) Feeder Lake   (11) Foreman Lakes   (12) Gifford Lake   (13) Government Lake   (14) Hamlin Lake   (15) Hill Lake   (16) Honeymoon Lake   (17) Jenks Lake   (18) Leverentz Lake   (19) Little Lake Number One   (20) Little Lake Number Three   (21) Little Lake Number Two   (22) Little Leverentz Lake   (23) Little Star Lake   (24) Mench Lake   (25) Miller Lake   (26) Mud Lake   (27) North Lake   (28) North Pond   (29) Nugent Lake   (30) Orchard Lake   (31) Oxbow Lake   (32) Paradise Lake   (33) Putman Lake   (34) Railroad Lake   (35) Rainbow Lake   (36) Rattlesnake Lake   (37) Reed Lake   (38) Shonenya Lake   (39) Spruce Lake   (40) Stevens Lake   (41) Townsend Lake   (42) Tussing Lake   (43) Watermill Lake   (44) Whalen Lake   (45) Wingleton Lake  

Locale


(1) Baldwin District Ranger Office   (2) Baldwin Fish Hatchery   (3) Baldwin Station   (4) Bowman Bridge Campground   (5) Bray Creek Recreation Site   (6) Forks Public Access   (7) Forman Station Historical   (8) Gleasons Landing Recreation Area   (9) Ivan S Campground And Cabins   (10) Leverentz Lake State Forest Campground   (11) Little Leverentz Lake Recreation Site   (12) Marlborough Station   (13) Marquette Trails Country Club   (14) Whispering Oaks Campground And Cabins   (15) Wingleton Station  

Park


(1) Brown Trout Historical Marker   (2) Lake County Historical Marker   (3) Shrine Of The Pines  

Populated Place


(1) Baldwin   (2) Idlewild   (3) Marlborough   (4) Pine Grove Beach  

Post Office


(1) Baldwin Post Office   (2) Forman Post Office Historical   (3) Marlboro Post Office Historical   (4) Wingleton Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Danaher Lake  

School


(1) Baldwin High School   (2) Dobry School   (3) Lorenzo R Nelson Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Baldwin River   (2) Blood Creek   (3) Bray Creek   (4) Danaher Creek   (5) Jenks Creek   (6) Kinney Creek   (7) Little South Branch Pere Marquette River   (8) Middle Branch Pere Marquette River   (9) Sanborn Creek   (10) Sweetwater Creek  

Swamp


(1) Carpenter Marsh   (2) Star Marsh   (3) Sterling Marsh  

Tower


(1) Wolf Lake Lookout Tower  

Trail


(1) North Country National Scenic Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sweetwater Township, Michigan

49304 (pop. 4,551)


Cities Nearby Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Branch Township, MI  (pop. 1,401) 5.9 Miles
Webber Township, MI  (pop. 1,594) 6.6 Miles
Baldwin Village, MI  (pop. 1,498) 7.0 Miles
Sauble Township, MI  (pop. 440) 7.1 Miles
Logan Township, MI  (pop. 242) 8.2 Miles
Pleasant Plains Township, MI  (pop. 1,653) 8.5 Miles
Peacock Township, MI  (pop. 362) 9.2 Miles
Troy Township, MI  (pop. 283) 9.8 Miles
Yates Township, MI  (pop. 483) 10.7 Miles
Custer Village, MI  (pop. 277) 11.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sweetwater Township, Michigan

231



Elevation in Sweetwater Township, Michigan is 912.0 ft. (278.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Lat: 43.929367 N        Long: -85.986545 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 7   (9.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 4   (5.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 10   (13.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 15   (20.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 12   (16.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 5   (6.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 3   (4.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (5.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (2.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 10   (13.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 51

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

Other means : 4

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 5

5 to 9 minutes : 2

10 to 14 minutes : 8

15 to 19 minutes : 12

20 to 24 minutes : 4

25 to 29 minutes : 2

30 to 34 minutes : 0

35 to 39 minutes : 14

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 2

60 to 89 minutes : 6

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 76

No Social Security income : 25


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 28

No retirement income : 73


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 12

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 9

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3

$75,000 to $99,999 : 5

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $33,333


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Sweetwater Township, Michigan

  • WATT (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Cadillac, MI; Owner: Macdonald Garber Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WLJW (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Cadillac, MI; Owner: Good News Media, Inc. (old Board))
  • WKLA (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Ludington, MI; Owner: Lake Michigan Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBRN (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • WSHN (1550 AM; 1.0 kW; Fremont, MI; Owner: Noordyk Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (1590 AM; 1.0 kW; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Sweetwater Township, Michigan

  • WWBR (100.9 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • WYBR (102.3 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Mentor Partners, Inc.)
  • NEW (102.7 FM; Leroy, MI; Owner: Roy E. Henderson)
  • WMOM (102.7 FM; Pentwater, MI; Owner: Bay View Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WKLA-FM (106.3 FM; Free Soil, MI; Owner: Lake Michigan Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCKC (107.1 FM; Tustin, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WAAQ (88.1 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WAAQ (88.1 FM; Big Rapids, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WAAQ (88.1 FM; Canadian Lakes, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIAA (88.7 FM; Harrietta, MI; Owner: Interlochen Center For The Arts)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; White Cloud, MI; Owner: International Radio Friends Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Hart, MI; Owner: Smile Fm)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; White Cloud, MI; Owner: Well Of Rehoboth Church & Outreach Ministry)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Manistee, MI; Owner: Interlochen Center For The Arts)
  • WBLV (90.3 FM; Hesperia, MI; Owner: Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp)
  • WOLW (91.1 FM; Harrietta, MI; Owner: Northern Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Ludington, MI; Owner: Sandy Shores Arts Society)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Hart, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Chase, MI; Owner: Saidnewsfoundation)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Cadillac, MI; Owner: West Central Michigan Media Ministries)
  • NEW (93.3 FM; Fountain, MI; Owner: Roy E. Henderson)
  • WKAD (93.7 FM; Boon, MI; Owner: Cadillac Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WWKR (94.1 FM; Hart, MI; Owner: Synergy Media, Inc.)
  • WKZC (94.9 FM; Free Soil, MI; Owner: Lake Michigan Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLXV (96.7 FM; Boon, MI; Owner: Macdonald Garber Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WDEE-FM (97.3 FM; Paris, MI; Owner: Steven V. Beilfuss)
  • NEW (97.7 FM; Ludington, MI; Owner: Roy E. Henderson)
  • WRAX (98.9 FM; Custer, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Sweetwater Township, Michigan

  • WCMW (Channel 21; Free Soil, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WCMV (Channel 27; Tustin, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WFQX-TV (Channel 33; Tustin, MI; Owner: Cadillac Telecasting Co.)
  • WPBN-TV (Channel 7; Harrietta, MI; Owner: Barrington Traverse City License Llc)
  • WWTV (Channel 9; Tustin, MI; Owner: Heritage Broadcasting Company Of Michigan)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4  (10.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 2  (5.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 13  (34.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (2.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (15.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 16  (43.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 6  (16.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 12  (32.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Sweetwater Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Lake-osceola State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $185.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sweetwater Township, Michigan

  • Ludington Airport


    (about 21.2 miles in Ludington, Michigan; Airport Code: LDM)

  • Mason County


    (about 21.2 miles in Ludington, Michigan; Airport Code: LDM)

  • Miller Field


    (about 23.5 miles in Reed City, Michigan; Airport Code: RCT)

  • Manistee County-Blacker


    (about 27.2 miles in Eastlake, Michigan; Airport Code: MBL)

  • Roben-Hood


    (about 28.0 miles in Big Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: WBR)

  • Wexford County


    (about 37.0 miles in Cadillac, Michigan; Airport Code: CAD)

  • Frankfort Dow Memorial Field


    (about 49.2 miles in Frankfort, Michigan; Airport Code: MI4)

  • Muskegon County


    (about 53.9 miles in Muskegon, Michigan; Airport Code: MKG)

  • Cherry Capital


    (about 59.6 miles in Traverse City, Michigan; Airport Code: TVC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.78%

Carpooled

22.22%

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

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

0.0%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 47

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 6

Female householder, no husband present : 21

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 22

Householder not living alone : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 9

All other households : 92


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 45

Renter-occupied housing units : 2

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 16

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 2


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 9

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3

$75,000 to $99,999 : 5

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Total : 400


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 101

Vacant : 299


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 4


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 13

Built 1990 to 1999 : 38

Built 1980 to 1989 : 105

Built 1970 to 1979 : 142

Built 1960 to 1969 : 41

Built 1950 to 1959 : 30

Built 1940 to 1949 : 2

Built 1939 or earlier : 29


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 10

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 47

Electricity : 6

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 36

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sweetwater Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $69,999 : 5

$70,000 to $79,999 : 3

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 18

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $174,999 : 2

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 10

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$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
(Sweetwater 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 : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 26

Housing units without a mortgage : 66


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $104,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $65,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $94,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $96,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $116,700

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $258,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sweetwater Township, Michigan: 65.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Sweetwater 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 118 118 $3,133,437
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

118 118 $3,133,437
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $231,725
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $231,725
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $400,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $400,000
2002        
  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
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $105,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $105,000
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $825,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $825,000
2005        
  Single Family 4 4 $500,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $500,000
2006        
  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


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sweetwater Township, MI): $24,107
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sweetwater Township): $48,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



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


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 14.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 59.3%
Electricity: 1.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 19.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.7%
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 Sweetwater Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Community Home Care Services


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

Northern Home Care


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

Mecosta County General Hosp


     Address: 415 Mecosta Ave. Suite 1, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/1/2000

Mercy Amicare Homecare


     Address: 7985 Mackinaw Trail, Cadillac, Michigan 49601
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/29/1986

Memorial Medical Home Care


     Address: Twelve North Atkinson Drive, Suite 13, Ludington, Michigan 49431
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/17/1984

Hospitals Close To Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Spectrum Health-reed City Campus


     Address: "po Box 75, 300 N Patterson", Reed City, Michigan 49677
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Mecosta County Medical Center


     Address: 605 Oak Street, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Mercy Hospital - Cadillac


     Address: 400 Hobart St, Cadillac, Michigan 49601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

West Shore Medical Center


     Address: 1465 E Parkdale Avenue, Manistee, Michigan 49660
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Memorial Medical Center Of West Michigan


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

Nursing Homes Close To Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Grand Oaks Nursing Center


     Address: 600 Denmark St, Baldwin, Michigan 49304
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Spectrum Health - Reed City Ca


     Address: 7665 Patterson Rd, Reed City, Michigan 49677
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Metron Of Big Rapids


     Address: 725 W Fuller, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Altercare Of Big Rapids


     Address: 805 West Ave, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Lakeview Lutheran Manor


     Address: 460 Pearl St, Cadillac, Michigan 49601
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 127
     Percent Occupied: 78%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sweetwater Township, Michigan

Name: Point Beach
Address: 6610 Nuclear Road; Two Rivers, WI 54241
Distance: 83 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sweetwater Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 860
    Disabled Workers: 275
    Widowers Workers: 135
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 100


(updated 2007)



Lake County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 50.99%
  • Bush & Cheney 47.71%
  • Other 1.30%



(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 Sweetwater Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Lake County, MI

8.81 % of Lake County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,895

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Kent County , MI 1.03 % ($26,897 AGI )
  • Mecosta County , MI 0.77 % ($19,655 AGI )
  • Osceola County , MI 0.71 % ($29,148 AGI )

Relocation away from Lake County, MI

9.51 % of Lake 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 $24,945

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Kent County , MI 0.95 % ($22,583 AGI )
  • Osceola County , MI 0.92 % ($23,486 AGI )
  • Mason County , MI 0.84 % ($24,000 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 Sweetwater 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 Sweetwater 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)



Jails in Sweetwater Township, Michigan


  • Lake County


    1153 Michigan Avenue, Baldwin, MI 49304
    Confined: 279


(updated 2006)



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