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Demographics Analysis

The people of Torch Lake 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
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 9 years : 51

10 to 14 years : 60

15 to 17 years : 20

18 and 19 years : 14

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 16

30 to 34 years : 6

35 to 39 years : 19

40 to 44 years : 29

45 to 49 years : 52

50 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 42

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 29

70 to 74 years : 47

75 to 79 years : 39

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 5

Female:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 9 years : 41

10 to 14 years : 27

15 to 17 years : 32

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 3

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 22

25 to 29 years : 35

30 to 34 years : 27

35 to 39 years : 17

40 to 44 years : 40

45 to 49 years : 76

50 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 101

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 37

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 54

75 to 79 years : 21

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 700

Multiple ancestry : 546

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 131


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,368

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 : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 68

5 to 17 years : 231

18 to 24 years : 89

25 to 34 years : 84

35 to 44 years : 105

45 to 54 years : 217

55 to 59 years : 161

60 and 61 years : 76

62 to 64 years : 79

65 to 74 years : 170

75 years and over : 106

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 57

5 to 17 years : 201

18 to 24 years : 86

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 84

45 to 54 years : 163

55 to 59 years : 130

60 and 61 years : 40

62 to 64 years : 67

65 to 74 years : 132

75 years and over : 77

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 27

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 31

35 to 44 years : 17

45 to 54 years : 49

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 38

75 years and over : 29

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 : 3

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 4

45 to 54 years : 5

55 to 59 years : 3

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
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 498

Female : 589

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 130

Female : 151

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 4

Female : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 1,038

Born in other state in the United States : 279

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 142

Now married, except separated : 613

Divorced : 75

Separated : 0

Widowed : 32

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 19

Now married, except separated : 199

Divorced : 22

Separated : 0

Widowed : 19

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,267

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 7


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Torch Lake Township, Michigan

  • German: 265   (19.2%)
  • English: 237   (17.2%)
  • Irish: 157   (11.4%)
  • United States Or American: 78   (5.6%)
  • Polish: 75   (5.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 70   (5.1%)
  • Dutch: 70   (5.1%)
  • Other Groups: 56   (4.1%)
  • Scottish: 54   (3.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 46   (3.3%)
  • French Canadian: 38   (2.8%)
  • Swedish: 30   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 21   (1.5%)
  • Norwegian: 19   (1.4%)
  • Danish: 18   (1.3%)
  • Hungarian: 17   (1.2%)
  • Czech: 16   (1.2%)
  • Finnish: 14   (1.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 12   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 10   (0.7%)
  • European: 9   (0.7%)
  • Ukrainian: 9   (0.7%)
  • Lithuanian: 8   (0.6%)
  • Romanian: 7   (0.5%)
  • Slavic: 6   (0.4%)
  • Maltese: 6   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Armenian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Belgian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 4   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 2   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Torch Lake Township, Michigan is 1,386



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Torch Lake Township, Michigan: 632
Female Population in Torch Lake Township, Michigan: 754


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Torch Lake Township, Michigan: 50.8
Median Female Resident Age in Torch Lake Township, Michigan: 47.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Torch Lake Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

60.5

Male

59.1

Female

61.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

18.5

Male

18.5

Female

33.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

12.0

Male

10.5

Female

39.5

Asian


Both sexes

81.5

Male

81.5

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

11.5

Male

11.5

Female

23.0

Other


Both sexes

21.5

Male

23.5

Female

17.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.0

Male

5.5

Female

26.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.8

Male

31.0

Female

19.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

60.7

Male

59.3

Female

61.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Torch Lake Township, Michigan


  • White: 1,325
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 3
  • Asian: 3
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 21
  • Two or More Races: 34



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.48%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (0.48%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (1.19%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (1.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (1.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (3.1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 94   (22.43%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 22   (5.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 68   (16.23%)
  • Associate Degree: 24   (5.73%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 102   (24.34%)
  • Master's Degree: 57   (13.6%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (2.63%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (1.43%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 1   (0.23%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 1   (0.23%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (2.27%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (2.27%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (1.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 129   (29.32%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 30   (6.82%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 94   (21.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 18   (4.09%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 89   (20.23%)
  • Master's Degree: 42   (9.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (2.05%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







Museums Near Torch Lake Township, Michigan


  • Border Historical Society


    Po Box 95, Eastport, ME 04631

  • Eastport For Pride


    Po Box 230, Eastport, ME 04631

  • Lubec Historical Society Inc


    155 Main Street, Eastport, ME 04631

  • Quoddy Tides Foundation


    Po Box 161, Eastport, ME 04631

  • Trescott Historical Society


    Po Box 1, Eastport, ME 04631

  • Wilkinson Homestead Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 102, Eastport, MI 49627

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Torch Lake 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 Torch Lake Township, Michigan.

Area Features of Torch Lake Township, Michigan


Bay


(1) Grand Traverse Bay  

Building


(1) Torch Lake Township Emergency Medical Services   (2) Torch Lake Township Fire Department North Station   (3) Torch Lake Township Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Antrim Cemetery   (2) Bay View Cemetery   (3) Catholic Cemetery   (4) Lake View Cemetery  

Census


(1) Eastport Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Eastport Baptist Church   (2) Gospel Center Church  

Hospital


(1) Eastport Village Care Home  

Park


(1) Barnes County Park  

Populated Place


(1) Eastport   (2) Torch Lake  

Post Office


(1) Eastport Post Office   (2) Torch Lake Post Office Historical  

Stream


(1) Antrim Creek   (2) Eastport Creek   (3) Guyer Creek   (4) Wilkinson Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Torch Lake Township, Michigan

49627 (pop. 239)


Cities Nearby Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Central Lake Township, MI  (pop. 2,567) 4.2 Miles
Central Lake Village, MI  (pop. 1,123) 4.5 Miles
Forest Home Township, MI  (pop. 1,788) 7.1 Miles
Banks Township, MI  (pop. 1,723) 7.8 Miles
Ellsworth Village, MI  (pop. 421) 9.0 Miles
Bellaire Village, MI  (pop. 1,027) 9.3 Miles
Echo Township, MI  (pop. 870) 10.0 Miles
Milton Township, MI  (pop. 2,176) 10.5 Miles
Kearney Township, MI  (pop. 1,935) 10.6 Miles
Elk Rapids Township, MI  (pop. 2,722) 11.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Torch Lake Township, Michigan

231



Elevation in Torch Lake Township, Michigan is 650.0 ft. (198.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Lat: 45.061821 N        Long: -85.353029 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 17   (4.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 19   (5.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 28   (7.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 49   (13.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 58   (15.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 32   (8.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 39   (10.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 10   (2.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 28   (7.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 21   (5.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 37   (10.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 20   (5.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 357

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 99

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 : 13

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 38


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 33

5 to 9 minutes : 57

10 to 14 minutes : 76

15 to 19 minutes : 58

20 to 24 minutes : 55

25 to 29 minutes : 13

30 to 34 minutes : 47

35 to 39 minutes : 20

40 to 44 minutes : 16

45 to 59 minutes : 58

60 to 89 minutes : 14

90 or more minutes : 22


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 224

No Social Security income : 322


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 194

No retirement income : 352


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 27

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $44,999 : 29

$45,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 38

$60,000 to $74,999 : 93

$75,000 to $99,999 : 70

$100,000 to $124,999 : 44

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $66,767


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Torch Lake Township, Michigan

  • WJML (1110 AM; 10.0 kW; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Stone Communications, Inc.)
  • WMKT (1270 AM; 50.0 kW; Bay Shore, MI; Owner: Macdonald Garber Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WMBN (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Macdonald Garber Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WLJN (1400 AM; 0.64 kW; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Good News Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Elk Rapids, MI; Owner: Barbara Lynch)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Mancelona, MI; Owner: Barbara Lynch)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Barbara Lynch)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 50.0 kW; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Wtcm Radio, Inc.)
  • WLDR (750 AM; 1.0 kW; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Fort Bend Media Broadcasting Company)

FM Radio Stations Near Torch Lake Township, Michigan

  • WICV (100.9 FM; East Jordan, MI; Owner: Interlochen Center For The Arts)
  • WLDR-FM (101.9 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Great Northern Broadcasting System, Inc.)
  • WMKC (102.9 FM; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • 941019MA (104.5 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • 941020MB (104.5 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Good News Media Inc)
  • 941020MF (104.5 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Salija Bokram/michael J. St. Cyr)
  • 941020MH (104.5 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: The Macdonald Broadcasting Company)
  • 941020MI (104.5 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Wtcm Radio, Inc.)
  • 941020MI (104.5 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Wtcm Radio, Inc.)
  • 941020MN (104.5 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Interlochen Center For The Arts)
  • WGFM (105.1 FM; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WKHQ-FM (105.9 FM; East Jordan, MI; Owner: Macdonald Garber Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WSRT (106.7 FM; Elmira, MI; Owner: Northern Radio Of Gaylord, Inc.)
  • WCCW-FM (107.5 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Wccw Radio, Inc.)
  • WCZW (107.9 FM; Bay Shore, MI; Owner: Wccw Radio, Inc.)
  • WBLW (88.1 FM; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Grace Baptist Church)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Lake Leelanau, MI; Owner: Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Maple City, MI; Owner: Saidnewsfoundation)
  • WTLI (89.3 FM; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Superior Communications)
  • WLJN-FM (89.9 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Good News Media, Inc.)
  • WNMC-FM (90.7 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Northwestern Michigan College)
  • WTCK (90.9 FM; East Jordan, MI; Owner: Baraga Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WICA (91.5 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Interlochen Center For The Arts)
  • WBCM (93.5 FM; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Wbcm Radio, Inc.)
  • WFCX (94.3 FM; Traverse City, MI; Owner: Northern Michigan Radio, Inc.)
  • WLXT (96.3 FM; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Macdonald Garber Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WKLT (97.5 FM; Rapid City, MI; Owner: Northern Radio Of Michigan, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Torch Lake Township, Michigan

  • WGTU (Channel 29; Kalkaska, MI; Owner: Mtc License Llc)
  • WFUP (Channel 45; Boyne Falls, MI; Owner: Cadillac Telecasting Co.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 94  (38.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 32  (13.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 33  (13.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (2.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 47  (19.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 59  (38.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 31  (20.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 47  (30.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (5.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Torch Lake Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Torch Lake Township, Michigan

  • Antrim County


    (about 9.2 miles in Bellaire, Michigan; Airport Code: ACB)

  • Charlevoix Municipal


    (about 17.2 miles in Bay Shore, Michigan; Airport Code: CVX)

  • Boyne Mountain


    (about 22.1 miles in Boyne City, Michigan; Airport Code: MI5)

  • Cherry Capital


    (about 24.8 miles in Traverse City, Michigan; Airport Code: TVC)

  • Gaylord Regional


    (about 32.1 miles in Gaylord, Michigan; Airport Code: GLR)

  • Harbor Springs Airport


    (about 33.0 miles in Conway, Michigan; Airport Code: RQR)

  • Pellston Regional Airport of Emmet County


    (about 44.5 miles in Pellston, Michigan; Airport Code: PLN)

  • Beaver Island


    (about 44.9 miles in Beaver Island, Michigan; Airport Code: BVR)

  • Frankfort Dow Memorial Field


    (about 51.3 miles in Frankfort, Michigan; Airport Code: MI4)

  • Wexford County


    (about 54.4 miles in Cadillac, Michigan; Airport Code: CAD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.63%

Carpooled

18.41%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.51%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.53%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

6.91%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 393

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 4

Female householder, no husband present : 40

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 103

Householder not living alone : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 3

All other households : 540


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 363

Renter-occupied housing units : 30

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 28

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 101

Renter-occupied housing units : 8


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 26

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 45

$25,000 to $29,999 : 16

$30,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $44,999 : 29

$45,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 42

$60,000 to $74,999 : 99

$75,000 to $99,999 : 73

$100,000 to $124,999 : 51

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,158


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 546

Vacant : 612


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 31

Built 2000 to 2004 : 79

Built 1990 to 1999 : 290

Built 1980 to 1989 : 160

Built 1970 to 1979 : 239

Built 1960 to 1969 : 89

Built 1950 to 1959 : 97

Built 1940 to 1949 : 38

Built 1939 or earlier : 135


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 104

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 336

Electricity : 42

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 29

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 32

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 4

$80,000 to $89,999 : 14

$90,000 to $99,999 : 19

$100,000 to $124,999 : 50

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $174,999 : 30

$175,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 to $249,999 : 52

$250,000 to $299,999 : 9

$300,000 to $399,999 : 34

$400,000 to $499,999 : 14

$500,000 to $749,999 : 77

$750,000 to $999,999 : 64

$1,000,000 or more : 70


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Torch Lake 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 : 14

Home equity loan only : 75

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 222

Housing units without a mortgage : 182


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Torch Lake Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : $325,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $375,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $644,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $562,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $154,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $137,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $291,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $700,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $160,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Torch Lake Township, Michigan: 68.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Torch Lake Township, MI): $43,816
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Torch Lake Township): $220,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Torch Lake Township): $650
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 12.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 60.1%
Electricity: 8.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 11.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 7.6%
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 Torch Lake Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Northwest Michigan Community Health Agency


     Address: 220 West Garfield, Charlevoix, Michigan 49720
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/24/1967

Munson Home Care


     Address: 550 Munson Avenue, Traverse City, Michigan 49686
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Mercy Amicare


     Address: 201 Meadows Drive, Suite A, Grayling, Michigan 49738
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/25/1992

Mercy Amicare Homecare


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

Vitalcare, Inc.


     Address: 761 Lafayette Ave, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/10/1984

Hospitals Close To Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Munson Medical Center


     Address: 1105 Sixth Street, Traverse City, Michigan 49684
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Northern Michigan Regional Hospital


     Address: 416 Connable Ave, Petoskey, Michigan 49770
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Otsego Memorial Hospital


     Address: 825 N Center Ave, Gaylord, Michigan 49735
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Mercy Hospital - Grayling


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

Mercy Hospital - Cadillac


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

Nursing Homes Close To Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Meadow Brook Medical Care Facility


     Address: 4543 South M-88 Highway, Bellaire, Michigan 49615
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Grandvue Medical Care Facility


     Address: 1728 S Peninsula Road, East Jordan, Michigan 49727
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Boulder Park Terrace


     Address: 14676 W Upright, Charlevoix, Michigan 49720
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Tendercare Health Center Of Leelanau


     Address: 124 W 4th Street, Suttons Bay, Michigan 49682
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Grand Traverse Pavilions


     Address: 1000 Pavilions Circle, Traverse City, Michigan 49684
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 215
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Torch Lake Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 118 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Torch Lake Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 175
    Disabled Workers: 10
    Widowers Workers: 10
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Antrim County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.24%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.52%
  • Other 1.23%



(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 Torch Lake Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Antrim County, MI

7.06 % of Antrim County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $48,330

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Charlevoix County , MI 0.79 % ($29,521 AGI )
  • Grand Traverse Count , MI 0.77 % ($27,169 AGI )
  • Kalkaska County , MI 0.60 % ($22,145 AGI )

Relocation away from Antrim County, MI

7.09 % of Antrim 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 $36,549

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Grand Traverse Count , MI 1.34 % ($39,894 AGI )
  • Kalkaska County , MI 0.71 % ($23,015 AGI )
  • Charlevoix County , MI 0.67 % ($28,129 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 Torch Lake 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 Torch Lake 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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