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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wawatam 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
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 9 years : 3

10 to 14 years : 25

15 to 17 years : 13

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 4

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 4

25 to 29 years : 20

30 to 34 years : 8

35 to 39 years : 18

40 to 44 years : 10

45 to 49 years : 26

50 to 54 years : 25

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 22

67 to 69 years : 10

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 5

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 8

Female:

Under 5 years : 15

5 to 9 years : 10

10 to 14 years : 41

15 to 17 years : 16

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 27

25 to 29 years : 7

30 to 34 years : 21

35 to 39 years : 15

40 to 44 years : 31

45 to 49 years : 37

50 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 30

70 to 74 years : 31

75 to 79 years : 24

80 to 84 years : 12

85 years and over : 14


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 291

Multiple ancestry : 362

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 3

Ancestry not reported : 55


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 691

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 11

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 9

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 26

5 to 17 years : 108

18 to 24 years : 35

25 to 34 years : 56

35 to 44 years : 74

45 to 54 years : 124

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 123

75 years and over : 65

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 88

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 66

45 to 54 years : 96

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 105

75 years and over : 45

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 20

18 to 24 years : 18

25 to 34 years : 6

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 12

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 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 : 3

75 years and over : 4

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 : 5

75 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 215

Female : 346

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 65

Female : 65

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 11

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 526

Born in other state in the United States : 129

Native: born outside the United States : 11

Foreign born : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 67

Now married, except separated : 288

Divorced : 90

Separated : 0

Widowed : 31

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 24

Now married, except separated : 71

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 4

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 680

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wawatam Township, Michigan

  • German: 181   (20.7%)
  • Irish: 131   (15.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 90   (10.3%)
  • English: 85   (9.7%)
  • Polish: 59   (6.8%)
  • Other Groups: 49   (5.6%)
  • Dutch: 34   (3.9%)
  • United States Or American: 33   (3.8%)
  • Scottish: 30   (3.4%)
  • French Canadian: 29   (3.3%)
  • Swedish: 25   (2.9%)
  • Norwegian: 25   (2.9%)
  • Italian: 22   (2.5%)
  • Swiss: 10   (1.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 8   (0.9%)
  • Belgian: 8   (0.9%)
  • Finnish: 7   (0.8%)
  • Lithuanian: 6   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 5   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 5   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.5%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.5%)
  • European: 3   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.2%)
  • Australian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Armenian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.2%)
  • British: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wawatam Township, Michigan is 711



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wawatam Township, Michigan: 280
Female Population in Wawatam Township, Michigan: 431


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wawatam Township, Michigan: 49.3
Median Female Resident Age in Wawatam Township, Michigan: 49.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wawatam Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

50.8

Male

50.4

Female

51.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

67.0

Male

0.0

Female

67.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.5

Male

32.5

Female

40.3

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

40.5

Male

40.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

5.5

Male

8.5

Female

5.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.5

Male

9.5

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.9

Male

50.6

Female

51.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Wawatam Township, Michigan


  • White: 675
  • African American: 1
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 35



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.81%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3   (1.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (2.03%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (5.28%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (1.63%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 77   (31.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 17   (6.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 40   (16.26%)
  • Associate Degree: 22   (8.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 31   (12.6%)
  • Master's Degree: 26   (10.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.81%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (1.63%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.7%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (0.7%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (1.39%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (2.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 14   (4.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (1.39%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 120   (41.81%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 33   (11.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 31   (10.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 13   (4.53%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (12.89%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (5.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (1.05%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Wawatam Township, Michigan

  • Mackinaw City Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 609 W. Central Avenue, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, Phone: (231) 436-8211, Students: 235 )

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

  • Mackinaw City K-12 School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 609 W. Central Avenue, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, Phone: (231) 436-5587, Students: 225 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Wawatam Township, Michigan

  • Mackinaw Area Public Library


    528 West Central Avenue, Mackinaw City, MI 49701

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Wawatam Township, Michigan


  • Mackinaw Area Historical Society


    Po Box 999, Mackinaw City, MI 49701

  • National Lighthouse Museu


    Po Box 712, Mackinaw City, MI 49701

  • Triple J Enterprises


    231 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701

  • Waugoshance Lighthouse Preservation Society


    Po Box 1061, Mackinaw City, MI 49701

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Wawatam Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Mackinaw City Municipal Airport  

Bar


(1) Saint Helena Shoal  

Bay


(1) West Moran Bay  

Bridge


(1) Mackinac Bridge  

Building


(1) Mackinaw Area Public Library   (2) Mackinaw City Ambulance   (3) Mackinaw City Fire Department Station 1   (4) Mackinaw City Fire Department Station 2   (5) Mackinaw City Police Department   (6) Totem Village   (7) United States Forest Service Saint Ignace Ranger District  

Cape


(1) Cadottes Point   (2) Johnson Point   (3) Mcgulpin Point   (4) Old Mackinac Point   (5) Point La Barbe  

Cemetery


(1) Gros Gap Cemetery   (2) Hebron Cemetery   (3) Lakeview Cemetery   (4) Mackinaw City Bible Church   (5) Sailors And Indians Cemetery  

Channel


(1) Straits Of Mackinac  

Church


(1) Agape Lighthouse Church   (2) Church Of The Straits   (3) Saint Anthony S Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Hebron   (2) Township Of Mackinaw   (3) Township Of Wawatam   (4) Village Of Mackinaw City  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 336   (2) Interchange 337   (3) Interchange 338   (4) Interchange 339  

Island


(1) Green Island   (2) Saint Helena Island  

Lake


(1) Dow Lake   (2) French Farm Lake   (3) Malony Lake   (4) Nolten Lake   (5) Penny Lake   (6) Twin Lake  

Locale


(1) Freedom Station Historical   (2) Lakeshore Rv Park Campground   (3) Mackinaw City Minicipal Marina   (4) Mackinaw City Station Historical   (5) Mackinaw City Welcome Center   (6) Mackinaw Golf Course   (7) Marathon Oil Company   (8) North Tower   (9) Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse   (10) Sheplers Dock   (11) Sheplers Marine Service   (12) South Tower   (13) Springbrook Golf Club   (14) Straits Transit Incorporated   (15) Tee Pee Campgrounds   (16) Thunder Falls Water Park  

Park


(1) Across The Peninsula Historical Marker   (2) Conkling Heritage Park   (3) Fort Michilimackinac Historical Marker   (4) Fort Michilimackinac State Park   (5) Gros Cap And Saint Helena Island Historical Marker   (6) Gros Cap Roadside Park   (7) Historic Mill Creek State Park   (8) Lake Michigan Historical Marker   (9) Mackinaw City Historical Marker   (10) Michigan State Car Ferries Historical Marker   (11) Michigan State Ferry System Historical Marker   (12) Michigan S First Jewish Settler Historical Marker   (13) Michilimackinac State Park   (14) Old Mackina Point Lighthouse Historical Marker   (15) Old Mill Creek Historical Marker  

Populated Place


(1) Edgewater Beach   (2) Freedom   (3) Gros Cap   (4) Mackinaw City   (5) Mackinaw Heights Historical  

Post Office


(1) Freedom Post Office Historical   (2) Groscap Post Office Historical   (3) Mackinaw City Post Office  

School


(1) Emmet Hebron School   (2) Gros Cap School   (3) Mackinaw City Public Schools  

Stream


(1) Mill Creek   (2) Moran River   (3) Pointe Aux Chenes River  

Swamp


(1) Dingman Marsh  

Tower


(1) Wssw-fm Mackinaw City  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wawatam Township, Michigan

49701 (pop. 800)


Cities Nearby Wawatam Township, Michigan

Mackinaw City Village, MI  (pop. 790) 1.4 Miles
Mackinaw Township, MI  (pop. 569) 2.9 Miles
Carp Lake Township, MI  (pop. 769) 6.5 Miles
St. Ignace City, MI  (pop. 2,605) 6.6 Miles
Hebron Township, MI  (pop. 275) 7.8 Miles
Mackinac Island City, MI  (pop. 344) 8.9 Miles
Bliss Township, MI  (pop. 714) 9.3 Miles
Mckinley Township, MI  (pop. 1,165) 13.0 Miles
Munro Township, MI  (pop. 599) 13.1 Miles
Beaugrand Township, MI  (pop. 1,184) 13.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wawatam Township, Michigan

231



Elevation in Wawatam Township, Michigan is 627.0 ft. (191.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wawatam Township, Michigan

Lat: 45.774296 N        Long: -84.762918 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 10   (3.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 14   (5.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 25   (9.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 41   (15.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 57   (21.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 32   (12.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 18   (6.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 16   (6.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 13   (5.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 6   (2.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 17   (6.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 8   (3.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 232

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 15

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 : 7

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 6

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 10


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 73

5 to 9 minutes : 95

10 to 14 minutes : 20

15 to 19 minutes : 6

20 to 24 minutes : 23

25 to 29 minutes : 24

30 to 34 minutes : 6

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 2

45 to 59 minutes : 11

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 130

No Social Security income : 170


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 90

No retirement income : 210


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 27

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 40

$60,000 to $74,999 : 47

$75,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $59,432


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wawatam Township, Michigan

  • WJML (1110 AM; 10.0 kW; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Stone Communications, Inc.)
  • WCBY (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Bois Blanc Island, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WMBN (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Macdonald Garber Broadcasting, Inc)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Conway, MI; Owner: Barbara Lynch)
  • WLDR (750 AM; 1.0 kW; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Fort Bend Media Broadcasting Company)
  • WIDG (940 AM; 5.0 kW; Mackinac Island, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)

FM Radio Stations Near Wawatam Township, Michigan

  • WMKC (102.9 FM; Harbor Point, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WCMW-FM (103.9 FM; Harbor Point, MI; Owner: Central Michigan University)
  • WGFM (105.1 FM; Indian River, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WIAB (88.5 FM; Mackinaw City, MI; Owner: Interlochen Center For The Arts)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Harbor Point, MI; Owner: Interlochen Center For The Arts)
  • WJOG (91.3 FM; Harbor Point, MI; Owner: Michigan Community Radio)
  • WBCM (93.5 FM; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Wbcm Radio, Inc.)
  • WLJZ (94.5 FM; Mackinaw City, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WLXT (96.3 FM; Bay Harbor, MI; Owner: Macdonald Garber Broadcasting, Inc)
  • NEW (97.7 FM; Cheboygan, MI; Owner: Vargas, Mary)
  • WKLZ-FM (98.9 FM; Harbor Point, MI; Owner: Northern Radio Of Petoskey, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Wawatam Township, Michigan

  • WTOM-TV (Channel 4; Cheboygan, MI; Owner: Barrington Traverse City License Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wawatam Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 33  (22.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 45  (30.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 14  (9.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 43  (29.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 41  (31.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 32  (24.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 51  (39.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Wawatam Township, Michigan

Bus Station(s)


    102 South Huron Ave.
    Village Hall
    Mackinaw City, Michigan 49701

(updated 2008)



There are 9 Farms In Wawatam Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wawatam Township, Michigan

Citizens National Bank Of Cheboygan - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $246.1k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

Pnc Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $316.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wawatam Township, Michigan

  • Mackinac Island Airport


    (about 8.7 miles in Mackinac Island, Michigan; Airport Code: MCD)

  • Pellston Regional Airport of Emmet County


    (about 14.1 miles in Pellston, Michigan; Airport Code: PLN)

  • Cheboygan County


    (about 14.4 miles in Mullett Lake, Michigan; Airport Code: UXU)

  • Cheboygan City/County


    (about 14.4 miles in Mullett Lake, Michigan; Airport Code: UXU)

  • Harbor Springs Airport


    (about 25.2 miles in Conway, Michigan; Airport Code: RQR)

  • Chippewa County International


    (about 35.3 miles in Kincheloe, Michigan; Airport Code: CIU)

  • Kincheloe AFB


    (about 35.3 miles in Kincheloe, Michigan; Airport Code: INR)

  • Beaver Island


    (about 39.1 miles in Beaver Island, Michigan; Airport Code: BVR)

  • Charlevoix Municipal


    (about 40.9 miles in Bay Shore, Michigan; Airport Code: CVX)

  • Boyne Mountain


    (about 42.8 miles in Boyne City, Michigan; Airport Code: MI5)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wawatam Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.47%

Carpooled

11.31%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.73%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.73%

Bicycle

0.73%

Walked

2.92%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.11%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 179

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 38

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 64

Householder not living alone : 19


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 10

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 6

All other households : 284


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 169

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 32

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 62

Renter-occupied housing units : 21


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 47

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 28

$35,000 to $39,999 : 10

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 43

$60,000 to $74,999 : 50

$75,000 to $99,999 : 41

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Total : 605


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 300

Vacant : 305


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 19

Built 2000 to 2004 : 34

Built 1990 to 1999 : 127

Built 1980 to 1989 : 110

Built 1970 to 1979 : 82

Built 1960 to 1969 : 67

Built 1950 to 1959 : 42

Built 1940 to 1949 : 35

Built 1939 or earlier : 89


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 155

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 100

Electricity : 37

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 3

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 2

No fuel used : 3


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wawatam Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$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 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 6

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 8

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 20

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20

$150,000 to $174,999 : 53

$175,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 to $249,999 : 24

$250,000 to $299,999 : 3

$300,000 to $399,999 : 21

$400,000 to $499,999 : 18

$500,000 to $749,999 : 13

$750,000 to $999,999 : 2

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wawatam 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 : 10

Home equity loan only : 33

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 91

Housing units without a mortgage : 103


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $118,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $149,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $171,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $97,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $173,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $188,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $164,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $225,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wawatam Township, Michigan: 57.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Wawatam Township, MI): $35,909
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wawatam Township): $131,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wawatam Township): $391
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wawatam Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 48.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 30.2%
Electricity: 9.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 8.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Wawatam Township, Michigan

Vitalcare, Inc.


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

Northwest Michigan Community Health Agency


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

Chippewa County Health Dept


     Address: 508 Ashmaun Street, Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan 49783
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Lmas District Health Dept


     Address: 14150 Hamilton Lake Road, Newberry, Michigan 49868
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/1/1972

Mercy Amicare


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

Hospitals Close To Wawatam Township, Michigan

Cheboygan Memorial Hospital


     Address: 748 S Main, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

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

Chippewa County War Memorial Hospital


     Address: 500 Osborn Blvd, Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan 49783
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mercy Hospital - Grayling


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

Nursing Homes Close To Wawatam Township, Michigan

Cheboygan Mem Hospital Ltcu


     Address: 748 S Main St, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Tendercare Health Center Of Cheboygan


     Address: 824 S Huron Po Box 408, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Mackinac Straits Long Term Care Unit


     Address: 220 Burdette St, Saint Ignace, Michigan 49781
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Bay Bluffs-emmet Co Med Care Fac


     Address: 750 E Main, Harbor Springs, Michigan 49740
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Bortz Health Care Of Petoskey


     Address: 1500 Spring St, Petoskey, Michigan 49770
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 108
     Percent Occupied: 90%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wawatam Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 166 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wawatam Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 265
    Disabled Workers: 20
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 5


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Wawatam Township, Michigan


Charges


Parks & Recreation: $485,000
Sewerage: $484,000
All Other: $220,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $261,000


Federal Intergovernmental


All Other: $24,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $70,000
Highways: $185,000
All Other: $11,000


Local Intergovernmental


Public Welfare: $1,000
All Other: $147,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $34,000
Fire Protection: $229,000
Central Staff Services: $161,000
General Public Buildings: $202,000
Health Services - Other: $276,000
Regular Highways: $535,000
Parks & Recreation: $527,000
Police Protection: $435,000
Sewerage: $338,000
General - Other: $270,000
Water Utilities: $182,000


Construction


General: $92,000


Other Capital Outlay


Parks & Recreation: $14,000


General


Interest On Debt: $77,000


Tax


Property: $1,660,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $4,000
Other License: $7,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $133,000
Interest Earnings: $50,000
Fines & Forfeits: $2,000
Rents: $122,000
General Revenue, Nec: $98,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $141,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $211,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $1,929,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $1,249,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $244,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $1,361,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,605,000


(updated 2006)



Emmet County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 39.41%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.48%
  • Other 1.12%



(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 Wawatam Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Emmet County, MI

7.15 % of Emmet County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $46,762

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Charlevoix County , MI 1.22 % ($25,603 AGI )
  • Cheboygan County , MI 0.95 % ($25,221 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.40 % ($122,863 AGI )

Relocation away from Emmet County, MI

7.06 % of Emmet 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 $43,511

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Charlevoix County , MI 0.87 % ($44,616 AGI )
  • Cheboygan County , MI 0.80 % ($33,196 AGI )
  • Grand Traverse Count , MI 0.24 % ($35,290 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 Wawatam 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 Wawatam 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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