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Demographics Analysis

The people of Tawas 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
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 9 years : 29

10 to 14 years : 86

15 to 17 years : 54

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 12

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 37

25 to 29 years : 24

30 to 34 years : 40

35 to 39 years : 48

40 to 44 years : 77

45 to 49 years : 64

50 to 54 years : 80

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 44

65 and 66 years : 18

67 to 69 years : 30

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 61

80 to 84 years : 43

85 years and over : 21

Female:

Under 5 years : 72

5 to 9 years : 58

10 to 14 years : 54

15 to 17 years : 43

18 and 19 years : 37

20 years : 8

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 8

30 to 34 years : 63

35 to 39 years : 51

40 to 44 years : 70

45 to 49 years : 103

50 to 54 years : 126

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 20

67 to 69 years : 24

70 to 74 years : 54

75 to 79 years : 74

80 to 84 years : 73

85 years and over : 66


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 892

Multiple ancestry : 893

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 15

Ancestry not reported : 290


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,057

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 : 29

Not a U.S. citizen : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 94

5 to 17 years : 324

18 to 24 years : 129

25 to 34 years : 135

35 to 44 years : 246

45 to 54 years : 373

55 to 59 years : 138

60 and 61 years : 69

62 to 64 years : 54

65 to 74 years : 190

75 years and over : 338

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 89

5 to 17 years : 308

18 to 24 years : 121

25 to 34 years : 128

35 to 44 years : 208

45 to 54 years : 337

55 to 59 years : 112

60 and 61 years : 66

62 to 64 years : 50

65 to 74 years : 153

75 years and over : 264

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 16

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 38

45 to 54 years : 32

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 51

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 : 4

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 23


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 839

Female : 997

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 82

Female : 139

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 13

Female : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 1,773

Born in other state in the United States : 201

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 30


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 273

Now married, except separated : 896

Divorced : 181

Separated : 12

Widowed : 165

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 18

Now married, except separated : 106

Divorced : 37

Separated : 0

Widowed : 48

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 : 10

Divorced : 3

Separated : 3

Widowed : 17


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,968

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Tawas Township, Michigan

  • German: 594   (29.8%)
  • English: 279   (14.0%)
  • Irish: 202   (10.1%)
  • Polish: 188   (9.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 149   (7.5%)
  • Other Groups: 126   (6.3%)
  • United States Or American: 104   (5.2%)
  • French Canadian: 61   (3.1%)
  • Scottish: 50   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 34   (1.7%)
  • Italian: 27   (1.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 23   (1.2%)
  • Swedish: 21   (1.1%)
  • Finnish: 18   (0.9%)
  • Belgian: 16   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 14   (0.7%)
  • British: 14   (0.7%)
  • Macedonian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 8   (0.4%)
  • European: 7   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 6   (0.3%)
  • Romanian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 3   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Tawas Township, Michigan is 2,090



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Tawas Township, Michigan: 934
Female Population in Tawas Township, Michigan: 1,156


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Tawas Township, Michigan: 46.5
Median Female Resident Age in Tawas Township, Michigan: 49.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Tawas Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

49.1

Male

48.9

Female

49.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

17.0

Male

29.5

Female

4.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

57.5

Male

64.5

Female

55.5

Asian


Both sexes

54.5

Male

0.0

Female

54.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

63.5

Male

0.0

Female

63.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

16.5

Female

27.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.0

Male

60.5

Female

51.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.1

Male

48.9

Female

49.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Tawas Township, Michigan


  • White: 2,004
  • African American: 6
  • American Indian: 20
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 10
  • Two or More Races: 50



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.67%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 24   (4.04%)
  • 9th Grade: 15   (2.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 33   (5.56%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (2.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (1.68%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 274   (46.13%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 59   (9.93%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 61   (10.27%)
  • Associate Degree: 23   (3.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (6.23%)
  • Master's Degree: 21   (3.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 15   (2.53%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.34%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (5%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (1.38%)
  • 10th Grade: 18   (3.1%)
  • 11th Grade: 35   (6.03%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6   (1.03%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 263   (45.34%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 66   (11.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 63   (10.86%)
  • Associate Degree: 26   (4.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 34   (5.86%)
  • Master's Degree: 18   (3.1%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (1.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.34%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Tawas Township, Michigan

  • Tawas Area Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 245 M-55 West, Tawas City, MI 48763, Phone: (989) 984-2250, Students: 1,487 )

  • Iosco Resa


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 27 N. Rempert Road, Tawas City, MI 48763, Phone: (989) 362-3006, Students: 72 )

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

  • Clara B. Bolen Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 211 S. Plank Road, Tawas City, MI 48763, Phone: (989) 984-2200, Students: 353 )

  • Tawas Area Elementary School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 825 2nd Street, Tawas City, MI 48763, Phone: (989) 984-2300, Students: 292 )

  • Tawas Area Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 255 M-55 West, Tawas City, MI 48763, Phone: (989) 984-2150, Students: 274 )

  • Iosco Resa Special Education


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 27 N. Rempert Road, Tawas City, MI 48763, Phone: (989) 362-3006, Students: 72 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Tawas Township, Michigan

  • Tawas Area High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 255 West M-55, Tawas City, MI 48763, Phone: (989) 984-2100, Students: 552 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Tawas Township, Michigan

  • Emanuel Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 625 North Street W, Tawas City, MI 48763, Phone: (989) 362-3616, Students: 58 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Tawas Township, Michigan

  • Tawas City Library


    208 North Street, Tawas City, MI 48763

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Tawas Township, Michigan


Bay


(1) Tawas Bay  

Building


(1) Iosco County Courthouse   (2) Iosco County Sheriff S Office   (3) Tawas City Fire Department   (4) Tawas City Hall   (5) Tawas City Library   (6) Tawas Township Hall  

Cape


(1) Tawas Point  

Cemetery


(1) Alabaster Township Cemetery   (2) Emmanuel Lutheran Cemetery   (3) Immaculate Heart Of Mary S Catholic Cemetery   (4) Laidlaw Cemetery   (5) Memory Gardens Cemetery   (6) Pine Top Rest Cemetery   (7) Poor Farm Cemetery Historical   (8) Zion Cemetery  

Church


(1) Alabaster Bible Church   (2) Community Of Christ Church   (3) Emanuel Lutheran Church   (4) Hemlock Road Church   (5) Tawas Seventh Day Adventist Church   (6) Tawas United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Tawas City   (2) Township Of Alabaster   (3) Township Of Grant   (4) Township Of Tawas  

Hospital


(1) Huron Family Medicine Clinic   (2) Iosco Medical Care Facility   (3) Tawas Bay Family Practice Clinic   (4) Tawas Saint Joseph Hospital  

Locale


(1) Alabaster Station   (2) Mcivor Station Historical   (3) Tawas City Station   (4) Tawas Rv Park   (5) U S Gypsum Company  

Mine


(1) Tawas Quarry  

Park


(1) Alabaster Historical Marker   (2) Gateway Park  

Populated Place


(1) Alabaster   (2) Alabaster Junction   (3) Anderson Bayview   (4) Benson Park   (5) Cedar Haven   (6) Clark Bayshore   (7) Hemlock   (8) Huron Oaks   (9) Hyde Park   (10) Lake Huron Beach   (11) Mcivor   (12) Meadow   (13) Oak Wood Shores   (14) Tawas City   (15) Tawas River Trailer Park   (16) White Rock  

Post Office


(1) Alabaster Post Office Historical   (2) Edson Post Office Historical   (3) Mcivor Post Office Historical   (4) Tawas City Post Office   (5) Vine Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Clara Bolen Elementary School   (2) Emanuel Lutheran School   (3) Tawas Area High School   (4) Tawas City Elementary School   (5) Zion Lutheran School  

Stream


(1) Cold Creek   (2) Dead Creek   (3) Johns Creek   (4) Manary Creek   (5) Mason Creek   (6) Proper Creek   (7) Saddler Creek   (8) Sand Creek   (9) Tawas River  

Swamp


(1) Crowell Swamp   (2) Kendall Marsh   (3) Messer Swamp  

Tower


(1) Wdbi-fm Tawas City   (2) Wios-am Tawas City-east Tawas  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Tawas Township, Michigan

48763 (pop. 5,129)


Cities Nearby Tawas Township, Michigan

Tawas City City, MI  (pop. 1,689) 2.8 Miles
East Tawas City, MI  (pop. 2,764) 4.2 Miles
Alabaster Township, MI  (pop. 528) 5.9 Miles
Wilber Township, MI  (pop. 862) 6.5 Miles
Whitney Township, MI  (pop. 966) 11.9 Miles
Whittemore City, MI  (pop. 422) 12.0 Miles
Reno Township, MI  (pop. 637) 12.2 Miles
Plainfield Township, MI  (pop. 4,173) 13.1 Miles
Au Sable Township, MI  (pop. 300) 13.4 Miles
Oscoda Township, MI  (pop. 7,248) 13.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Tawas Township, Michigan

989



Elevation in Tawas Township, Michigan is 666.0 ft. (203.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Tawas Township, Michigan

Lat: 44.286653 N        Long: -83.573133 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 24   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 10   (1.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 57   (8.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 73   (10.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 101   (14.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 77   (10.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 145   (20.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 63   (8.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 26   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 40   (5.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 49   (6.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 31   (4.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 666

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 47

In 3-person carpool : 25

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 : 4

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 2

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 42


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 41

5 to 9 minutes : 136

10 to 14 minutes : 236

15 to 19 minutes : 102

20 to 24 minutes : 56

25 to 29 minutes : 33

30 to 34 minutes : 70

35 to 39 minutes : 6

40 to 44 minutes : 14

45 to 59 minutes : 14

60 to 89 minutes : 10

90 or more minutes : 26


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 273

No Social Security income : 462


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 206

No retirement income : 529


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 26

$20,000 to $24,999 : 17

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 29

$35,000 to $39,999 : 38

$40,000 to $44,999 : 54

$45,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 56

$60,000 to $74,999 : 79

$75,000 to $99,999 : 76

$100,000 to $124,999 : 46

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $54,583


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Tawas Township, Michigan

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

FM Radio Stations Near Tawas Township, Michigan

  • WWTH (100.7 FM; Greenbush, MI; Owner: Edwards Communications, Lc)
  • WHST (106.1 FM; Tawas City, MI; Owner: Northern Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • WMSD (90.9 FM; Lupton, MI; Owner: Bible Baptist Church School)
  • WZHN (91.3 FM; Tawas City, MI; Owner: Northern Christian Radio Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Kinde, MI; Owner: Great Lakes Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Sterling, MI; Owner: Smile Fm)
  • WWCM (96.9 FM; Sterling, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Tawas Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 74  (17.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 35  (8.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 69  (16.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (1.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 88  (21.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 75  (24.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 80  (25.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 103  (32.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 72 Farms In Tawas Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Tawas Township, Michigan

Chemical Bank - 1 Branches


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

Huron Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $186.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Tawas Township, Michigan

  • Iosco County


    (about 7.7 miles in East Tawas, Michigan; Airport Code: ECA)

  • Wurtsmith AFB


    (about 14.4 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Oscoda-Wurtsmith


    (about 14.4 miles in Au Sable, Michigan; Airport Code: OSC)

  • Gladwin Zettel Memorial


    (about 49.8 miles in Beaverton, Michigan; Airport Code: GDW)

  • Alpena County Regional


    (about 54.7 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • Phelps/Collins


    (about 54.9 miles in Alpena, Michigan; Airport Code: APN)

  • MBS International


    (about 58.0 miles in Freeland, Michigan; Airport Code: MBS)

  • Tri City


    (about 58.0 miles in Freeland, Michigan; Airport Code: MBS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Tawas Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.67%

Carpooled

11.19%

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

0.69%

Walked

1.66%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.80%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 446

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 42

Female householder, no husband present : 43

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 156

Householder not living alone : 48


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 51

Female householder and female partner : 6

Female householder and male partner : 9

All other households : 669


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 434

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 38

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 40

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 182

Renter-occupied housing units : 22


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 41

$10,000 to $14,999 : 67

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 29

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 47

$40,000 to $44,999 : 66

$45,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 72

$60,000 to $74,999 : 97

$75,000 to $99,999 : 72

$100,000 to $124,999 : 57

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Total : 878


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 735

Vacant : 143


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 34

Built 2000 to 2004 : 48

Built 1990 to 1999 : 170

Built 1980 to 1989 : 95

Built 1970 to 1979 : 188

Built 1960 to 1969 : 118

Built 1950 to 1959 : 97

Built 1940 to 1949 : 47

Built 1939 or earlier : 81


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 275

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 262

Electricity : 33

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 38

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 116

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 11

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Tawas Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 6

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 15

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $69,999 : 53

$70,000 to $79,999 : 40

$80,000 to $89,999 : 49

$90,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 94

$125,000 to $149,999 : 82

$150,000 to $174,999 : 60

$175,000 to $199,999 : 31

$200,000 to $249,999 : 96

$250,000 to $299,999 : 24

$300,000 to $399,999 : 14

$400,000 to $499,999 : 15

$500,000 to $749,999 : 6

$750,000 to $999,999 : 3

$1,000,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Tawas 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 : 57

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 386

Housing units without a mortgage : 231


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $215,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $165,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $154,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $137,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $99,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $114,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $88,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $84,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $87,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Tawas Township, Michigan: 72.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Tawas Township, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Tawas 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 120 120 $13,145,892
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

120 120 $13,145,892
2000        
  Single Family 115 115 $14,386,271
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

115 115 $14,386,271
2001        
  Single Family 132 132 $18,143,682
  Two Family 1 2 $268,656
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

133 134 $18,412,338
2002        
  Single Family 117 117 $16,030,562
  Two Family 2 4 $400,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $600,000
  Total

120 129 $17,030,562
2003        
  Single Family 117 117 $12,000,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

117 117 $12,000,000
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $552,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $552,500
2005        
  Single Family 103 103 $14,842,798
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 16 $3,317,000
  Total

104 119 $18,159,798
2006        
  Single Family 64 64 $11,341,221
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

64 64 $11,341,221


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Tawas Township, MI): $37,941
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Tawas Township): $89,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Tawas Township): $528
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Tawas Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 44.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 34.0%
Electricity: 3.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 7.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 10.3%
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 Tawas Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Tawas Township, Michigan

St Joseph Home Health & Hospic


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

Alpha Omega Home Health, Llc


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

Seasons Change Home Health Car


     Address: 15 South Main, Pigeon, Michigan 48755
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/16/2001

Heartland Home Care Inc. Midla


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

Unity Home Health Care, Llc


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

Hospitals Close To Tawas Township, Michigan

St Joseph Health System - Tawas


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

West Branch Regional Medical Center


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

Midmichigan Medical Center-gladwin


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

Huron Medical Center


     Address: 1100 South Van Dyke Road, Bad Axe, Michigan 48413
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Bay Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1900 Columbus Ave, Bay City, Michigan 48708
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Tawas Township, Michigan

Iosco Co Medical Care Facility


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

Tendercare Tawas City


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

Lakeview Manor Healthcare Center


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

Medilodge Of Sterling, Llc


     Address: 500 School Rd, Sterling, Michigan 48659
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Saint Mary's Standish Community Hospital


     Address: 805 W Cedar, Standish, Michigan 48658
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 75%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Tawas Township, Michigan

Name: Fermi 2
Address: 6400 North Dixie Highway; Newport, MI 48166
Distance: 159 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Tawas Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 1,020
    Disabled Workers: 190
    Widowers Workers: 135
    Spouses Workers: 110
    Children Workers: 110


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Tawas Township, Michigan


Charges


Sewerage: $500,000
All Other: $268,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $525,000


Federal Intergovernmental


All Other: $218,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $200,000
Highways: $190,000
All Other: $4,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $62,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $75,000
Fire Protection: $112,000
Central Staff Services: $89,000
General Public Buildings: $32,000
Regular Highways: $528,000
Libraries: $32,000
Parks & Recreation: $81,000
Sewerage: $131,000
Solid Waste Management: $60,000
General - Other: $52,000
Water Utilities: $264,000
Electric Utilities: $36,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $258,000
Water Utilities: $28,000


Other Capital Outlay


Fire Protection: $304,000
Parks & Recreation: $20,000
Sewerage: $60,000
General - Other: $19,000
Water Utilities: $56,000


General


Interest On Debt: $927,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $50,000


Intergovernmental To State


Regular Highways: $107,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Police Protection: $240,000
Sewerage: $199,000
Solid Waste Management: $139,000


Tax


Property: $1,179,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $9,000
Interest Earnings: $1,128,000
Rents: $69,000
Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
General Revenue, Nec: $21,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $22,019,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $6,178,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $450,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $72,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $411,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $22,680,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $483,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $785,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $21,895,000


(updated 2006)



Iosco County, Michigan Presidential Election

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



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Tawas Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Iosco County, MI

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

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

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

Relocation away from Iosco County, MI

6.89 % of Iosco County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $30,658

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

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


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Michigan

Low Bracket: $0 (4.35%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (4.35%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Michigan

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Tawas Township, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Tawas Township, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
06/04/2007, 10:00 am 0 0 $6K --
         
Lightning        
07/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 2 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/17/2006, 05:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
07/09/2006, 05:38 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/09/2006, 05:05 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/04/2003, 04:25 pm 0 0 $25K --
09/03/2001, 04:45 pm 0 0 $10K --
         





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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 Tawas Township, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Tawas Township, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 4 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 43 87 88
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 2 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 44 44
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 1 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 130 22 88
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 16 20 13
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 345 437 287
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 82 100 76
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,770 2,183 1,679
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 1 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 43 22 44
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 22 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 25 30 23
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14 16 13


(updated 2013)



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 Tawas Township, Michigan


  • Iosco County Jail


    428 Lake Street, Tawas City, MI 48764
    Capacity: 63
    Confined: 58
    Avg. Population: 64
    Year Built: 1951
    Year Renovated: 1984


(updated 2006)



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