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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wells 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
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 194

5 to 9 years : 212

10 to 14 years : 130

15 to 17 years : 103

18 and 19 years : 101

20 years : 6

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 31

25 to 29 years : 6

30 to 34 years : 192

35 to 39 years : 101

40 to 44 years : 230

45 to 49 years : 274

50 to 54 years : 241

55 to 59 years : 220

60 and 61 years : 78

62 to 64 years : 72

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 49

75 to 79 years : 63

80 to 84 years : 46

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 123

5 to 9 years : 217

10 to 14 years : 111

15 to 17 years : 185

18 and 19 years : 29

20 years : 68

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 24

25 to 29 years : 43

30 to 34 years : 184

35 to 39 years : 92

40 to 44 years : 279

45 to 49 years : 142

50 to 54 years : 257

55 to 59 years : 260

60 and 61 years : 84

62 to 64 years : 21

65 and 66 years : 21

67 to 69 years : 27

70 to 74 years : 96

75 to 79 years : 122

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 31


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,649

Multiple ancestry : 2,920

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 24

Ancestry not reported : 225


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,777

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 21

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 10

Not a U.S. citizen : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 317

5 to 17 years : 958

18 to 24 years : 276

25 to 34 years : 425

35 to 44 years : 702

45 to 54 years : 914

55 to 59 years : 480

60 and 61 years : 162

62 to 64 years : 93

65 to 74 years : 229

75 years and over : 262

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 317

5 to 17 years : 812

18 to 24 years : 198

25 to 34 years : 348

35 to 44 years : 533

45 to 54 years : 776

55 to 59 years : 417

60 and 61 years : 121

62 to 64 years : 53

65 to 74 years : 200

75 years and over : 203

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 137

18 to 24 years : 78

25 to 34 years : 77

35 to 44 years : 147

45 to 54 years : 138

55 to 59 years : 63

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 30

65 to 74 years : 29

75 years and over : 59

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 12

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 : 10

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,049

Female : 1,929

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 304

Female : 495

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 12

Female : 9

Foreign born:

Male : 20

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 3,894

Born in other state in the United States : 746

Native: born outside the United States : 21

Foreign born : 20


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 598

Now married, except separated : 2,184

Divorced : 165

Separated : 0

Widowed : 161

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 123

Now married, except separated : 462

Divorced : 63

Separated : 0

Widowed : 43

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 12

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 20

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,433

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wells Township, Michigan

  • French (except Basque): 1,151   (18.4%)
  • German: 1,078   (17.2%)
  • Swedish: 693   (11.1%)
  • French Canadian: 558   (8.9%)
  • Irish: 447   (7.1%)
  • English: 337   (5.4%)
  • Polish: 263   (4.2%)
  • United States Or American: 247   (3.9%)
  • Other Groups: 243   (3.9%)
  • Belgian: 229   (3.7%)
  • Croatian: 204   (3.3%)
  • Norwegian: 203   (3.2%)
  • Finnish: 167   (2.7%)
  • Italian: 147   (2.3%)
  • Danish: 72   (1.1%)
  • Dutch: 68   (1.1%)
  • Czech: 35   (0.6%)
  • Scottish: 28   (0.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 19   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 19   (0.3%)
  • British: 12   (0.2%)
  • Luxemburger: 12   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Slovene: 7   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 7   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 6   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wells Township, Michigan is 4,818



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wells Township, Michigan: 2,385
Female Population in Wells Township, Michigan: 2,433


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wells Township, Michigan: 42.5
Median Female Resident Age in Wells Township, Michigan: 42.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wells Township, Michigan


White


Both sexes

46.1

Male

46.0

Female

46.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

52.5

Male

52.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.0

Male

42.5

Female

31.5

Asian


Both sexes

32.5

Male

16.5

Female

55.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

37.0

Male

19.5

Female

54.5

Other


Both sexes

21.5

Male

21.5

Female

40.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

30.3

Male

12.5

Female

39.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.5

Male

23.5

Female

13.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.1

Male

46.1

Female

46.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Wells Township, Michigan


  • White: 4,681
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 44
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 93



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 17   (1.02%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 22   (1.32%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 90   (5.41%)
  • 9th Grade: 12   (0.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (1.74%)
  • 11th Grade: 42   (2.53%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 17   (1.02%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 597   (35.9%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 158   (9.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 316   (19%)
  • Associate Degree: 112   (6.73%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 163   (9.8%)
  • Master's Degree: 64   (3.85%)
  • Professional School Degree: 16   (0.96%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.48%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 69   (4.13%)
  • 9th Grade: 28   (1.68%)
  • 10th Grade: 59   (3.54%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (1.56%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 43   (2.58%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 586   (35.11%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 138   (8.27%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 291   (17.44%)
  • Associate Degree: 214   (12.82%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 147   (8.81%)
  • Master's Degree: 39   (2.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 29   (1.74%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Fitzharris Alternative H.s.


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 5775 Main Street, Wells, MI 49894, Phone: (906) 789-5596, )



Museums Near Wells Township, Michigan


  • Historical Society Of Wells And Ogunquit Inc


    Po Box 801, Wells, ME 04090

  • Laudholm Trust


    , Wells, ME 04090

  • Modern Woodmen Of America


    Po Box 648, Wells, VT 05774

  • Wells Auto Museum


    Po Box 496, Wells, ME 04090

  • Wells Historical Society


    338 Vermont Route 30, Wells, VT 05774

  • Wells Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 43, Wells, MN 56097

  • Wells Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 443, Wells, NY 12190

  • Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve


    342 Laudholm Farm Rd., Wells, ME 04090

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Wells Township, Michigan


Airport


(1) Delta County Airport  

Bar


(1) Corona Shoal   (2) Drisco Shoal   (3) Eleven Foot Shoal   (4) Minneapolis Shoal   (5) North Drisco Shoal   (6) Peninsula Point Shoal  

Bay


(1) Green Bay   (2) Little Bay De Noc   (3) Portage Bay   (4) Wedens Bay   (5) Wilsey Bay  

Building


(1) Bay De Noc Community College Apartments   (2) Bay De Noc Community College Extension Center   (3) Bay De Noc Community College Gymnasium   (4) Catherine Bonifas Administrative Services Building   (5) Delta County Airport Fire Department   (6) Delta County Courthouse   (7) Delta County Historic Museum   (8) Delta County Sheriff S Office   (9) Escanaba City Hall   (10) Escanaba City Police Department   (11) Escanaba Department Of Public Safety   (12) Escanaba Public Library   (13) Escanaba Public Safety Fire Station   (14) Health And Applied Technology Center   (15) Historical House Of Ludington   (16) Joseph Heirman University Center   (17) Learning Resources Center   (18) Maintenance Building   (19) Math Science Building   (20) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Escanaba Forest Management Unit   (21) Michigan Technical Education Center   (22) Rampart Emergency Medical Services   (23) Steam And Gas Engine Museum   (24) Student Services Center   (25) Wells Fire Department  

Cape


(1) Deepwater Point   (2) Dutchman Point   (3) Fishery Point   (4) Peninsula Point   (5) Portage Point   (6) Sand Point   (7) Squaw Point   (8) Wilsey Bay Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bay De Noc Cemetery   (2) Flat Rock Cemetery   (3) Garden Of Rest Cemetery   (4) Holy Cross Cemetery   (5) Lakeview Cemetery   (6) Lakewood Cemetery  

Church


(1) Assembly Of God Church   (2) Bethany Lutheran Church   (3) Blessed Hope Church   (4) Bonifas Chapel   (5) Calvary Baptist Church   (6) Central United Methodist Church   (7) Christ The King Lutheran Church   (8) Church Of Christ   (9) Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints   (10) Cornerstone Community Church   (11) Escanaba Free Lutheran Church   (12) Escanaba Pentecostal Church   (13) First Presbyterian Church   (14) First United Methodist Church   (15) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (16) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovah S Witnesses   (17) Lakeside Church   (18) Lighthouse Church Of The Nazarene   (19) Our Savior Lutheran Church   (20) Resurrection Life Christian Church   (21) Saint Ann Church   (22) Saint Anthony Church   (23) Saint Joseph And Saint Patrick Church   (24) Saint Stephen S Episcopal Church   (25) Saint Thomas The Apostle Church   (26) Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church   (27) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (28) Silver Winds Church   (29) Trinity Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Escanaba   (2) Delta County   (3) Township Of Bay De Noc  

Falls


(1) Chandler Falls  

Hospital


(1) Bay Care Clinic   (2) Bay Shore Nursing Home   (3) Christian Park Health Care Center   (4) Doctors Park Family Physicians   (5) Frenius Medical Care   (6) Marquette Medical Clinic   (7) North Shore Internal Medicine   (8) Ordinis Sancti Francisci Saint Francis Hospital   (9) Osf Medical Group   (10) Saint Francis Hospital  

Island


(1) Sand Island  

Lake


(1) Granskog Lake   (2) Lake Little Sixteen   (3) Lake Sixteen   (4) Sandstrom Lake  

Locale


(1) Carroll Corners   (2) Delta Plaza Shopping Center   (3) Escanaba Country Club   (4) Escanaba Light   (5) Escanaba Lighthouse   (6) Escanaba Station   (7) Groos Station Historical   (8) North Escabana Station   (9) Peninsula Point Recreation Area   (10) Pioneer Trail Park Campground   (11) Stonington Community Hall   (12) Terrace Bluff Golf And Country Club   (13) Upper Peninsula State Fairgrounds   (14) Wells Station   (15) William Bonifas Auditorium  

Mine


(1) Bichler Quarry  

Park


(1) Doctors Park   (2) Escabana River The Lumberman Historical Marker   (3) Escanaba River The Legend Historical Marker   (4) Little Boy De Noc Historical Marker   (5) Ludington Hotel Historical Marker   (6) Ludington Park   (7) Pioneer Trail Park   (8) Portage Marsh State Wildlife Management Area   (9) Rose Park   (10) Royce Park   (11) Stephenson Park   (12) Tot Lot   (13) Township Park   (14) Veterans Park   (15) Webster Playground  

Populated Place


(1) Escanaba   (2) Fairview Trailer Court   (3) Groos   (4) Lake Bluff   (5) Lambert   (6) Larch   (7) North Escabana Historical   (8) North Escanaba   (9) Soo Hill   (10) Stonington   (11) Wells  

Post Office


(1) Escanaba Post Office   (2) Groos Post Office Historical   (3) North Escabana Post Office Historical   (4) Stonington Post Office Historical   (5) Wells Post Office  

School


(1) Bay De Noc Community College   (2) Escanaba Middle School   (3) Escanaba Senior High School   (4) Franklin School Historical   (5) Holy Name Central School   (6) James R Fitzharris High School   (7) Jefferson School   (8) John Lemmer School   (9) Saint Annes School   (10) Saint Particks School   (11) Seventh Day Adventist School   (12) Soo Hill Elementary School   (13) Soo Hill School   (14) Washington School   (15) Webster School  

Stream


(1) Bichler Creek   (2) Escanaba River   (3) Little Squaw Creek   (4) Portage Creek   (5) Reno Creek   (6) Squaw Creek   (7) Willow Creek   (8) Wilsey Bay Creek  

Tower


(1) Stonington Lookout Tower   (2) Wdbc Radio Tower Petoskey   (3) Wdbc-am Escanaba   (4) Wenl-fm Gladstone  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wells Township, Michigan

49894 (pop. 738)


Cities Nearby Wells Township, Michigan

Escanaba City, MI  (pop. 12,328) 3.2 Miles
Escanaba Township, MI  (pop. 3,467) 3.8 Miles
Gladstone City, MI  (pop. 5,115) 6.3 Miles
Ford River Township, MI  (pop. 2,254) 8.3 Miles
Brampton Township, MI  (pop. 1,248) 9.1 Miles
Bark River Township, MI  (pop. 1,680) 9.4 Miles
Bay De Noc Township, MI  (pop. 352) 9.5 Miles
Cornell Township, MI  (pop. 444) 11.6 Miles
Ensign Township, MI  (pop. 878) 12.5 Miles
Harris Township, MI  (pop. 1,931) 13.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wells Township, Michigan

906



Elevation in Wells Township, Michigan is 689.0 ft. (210.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wells Township, Michigan

Lat: 45.778110 N        Long: -87.117234 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 63   (2.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 36   (1.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 104   (4.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 158   (6.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 256   (10.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 300   (12.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 391   (16.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 250   (10.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 109   (4.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 94   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 47   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 19   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 282   (11.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 293   (12.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,209

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 83

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 21

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 8

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 : 9

Other means : 13

Worked at home : 104


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 69

5 to 9 minutes : 525

10 to 14 minutes : 836

15 to 19 minutes : 428

20 to 24 minutes : 210

25 to 29 minutes : 41

30 to 34 minutes : 45

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 9

45 to 59 minutes : 77

60 to 89 minutes : 49

90 or more minutes : 54


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 493

No Social Security income : 1,406


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 436

No retirement income : 1,463


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 20

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 62

$20,000 to $24,999 : 51

$25,000 to $29,999 : 95

$30,000 to $34,999 : 37

$35,000 to $39,999 : 131

$40,000 to $44,999 : 78

$45,000 to $49,999 : 93

$50,000 to $59,999 : 115

$60,000 to $74,999 : 235

$75,000 to $99,999 : 277

$100,000 to $124,999 : 161

$125,000 to $149,999 : 63

$150,000 to $199,999 : 38

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $64,886


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wells Township, Michigan

  • NEW (1220 AM; 2.5 kW; Bark River, MI; Owner: Steven A. Roy, Personal Representative, Estate Of Lyle Evans)
  • WTIQ (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Cooks, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WCHT (600 AM; 0.57 kW; Escanaba, MI; Owner: Lake Radio, Inc.)
  • WDBC (680 AM; 10.0 kW; Wells, MI; Owner: Kmb Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (820 AM; 2.5 kW; Bark River, MI; Owner: Steven A.roy, Rep.of The Est.of Lyle Evans)

FM Radio Stations Near Wells Township, Michigan

  • WCMM (102.5 FM; Cooks, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WYKX (104.7 FM; Cornell, MI; Owner: Kmb Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WGKL (105.5 FM; Escanaba, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WMXG (106.3 FM; Wilson, MI; Owner: Escanaba License Corp.)
  • WXPT (107.3 FM; Powers, MI; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Cooks, MI; Owner: Christianradiobroadcasting.org, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Escanaba, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • WPIQ (92.7 FM; Cooks, MI; Owner: Todd Stuart Noordyk)
  • WGLQ (97.1 FM; Traunik, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)
  • WGLQ (97.1 FM; Traunik, MI; Owner: Lakes Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Wells Township, Michigan

  • WJMN-TV (Channel 3; Traunik, MI; Owner: Wfrv And Wjmn Television Station Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wells Township, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 205  (14.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 168  (12.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 186  (13.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 27  (1.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 288  (20.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 272  (23.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 269  (23.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 514  (44.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 11  (1.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Wells Township, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Wells Township, Michigan

  • Delta County


    (about 4.2 miles in Wells, Michigan; Airport Code: ESC)

  • Sawyer International


    (about 41.9 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • Marquette County


    (about 41.9 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • K. I. Sawyer AFB


    (about 41.9 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: SAW)

  • Ephraim Gibralter Creek


    (about 44.5 miles in Fish Creek, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI3)

  • Schoolcraft County


    (about 47.2 miles in Gulliver, Michigan; Airport Code: ISQ)

  • Ford


    (about 48.1 miles in Iron Mountain, Michigan; Airport Code: IMT)

  • Menominee-Marinette Twin County


    (about 51.6 miles in Marinette, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MNM)

  • Menominee County


    (about 51.9 miles in Marinette, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MNM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wells Township, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.48%

Carpooled

6.78%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.44%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.48%

Walked

1.70%

Other Means

0.08%

Worked At Home

3.03%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,339

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 40

Female householder, no husband present : 100

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 411

Householder not living alone : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 12

All other households : 1,878


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,286

Renter-occupied housing units : 53

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 40

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 88

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 395

Renter-occupied housing units : 25


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 71

$10,000 to $14,999 : 64

$15,000 to $19,999 : 108

$20,000 to $24,999 : 92

$25,000 to $29,999 : 95

$30,000 to $34,999 : 69

$35,000 to $39,999 : 130

$40,000 to $44,999 : 78

$45,000 to $49,999 : 142

$50,000 to $59,999 : 195

$60,000 to $74,999 : 261

$75,000 to $99,999 : 309

$100,000 to $124,999 : 161

$125,000 to $149,999 : 63

$150,000 to $199,999 : 38

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Total : 1,997


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Occupied : 1,899

Vacant : 98


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 12

Built 2000 to 2004 : 90

Built 1990 to 1999 : 314

Built 1980 to 1989 : 177

Built 1970 to 1979 : 557

Built 1960 to 1969 : 247

Built 1950 to 1959 : 263

Built 1940 to 1949 : 60

Built 1939 or earlier : 277


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Utility gas : 1,249

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 347

Electricity : 58

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 127

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 118

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wells Township, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 20

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 51

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 101

$60,000 to $69,999 : 128

$70,000 to $79,999 : 46

$80,000 to $89,999 : 159

$90,000 to $99,999 : 180

$100,000 to $124,999 : 195

$125,000 to $149,999 : 184

$150,000 to $174,999 : 299

$175,000 to $199,999 : 83

$200,000 to $249,999 : 198

$250,000 to $299,999 : 59

$300,000 to $399,999 : 54

$400,000 to $499,999 : 8

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wells 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 : 110

Home equity loan only : 149

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 900

Housing units without a mortgage : 650


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $200,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $193,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $158,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $124,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $103,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $89,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $34,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $62,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wells Township, Michigan: 75.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Wells Township, MI): $48,065
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wells Township): $86,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wells Township): $466
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wells Township, Michigan

Utility Gas: 61.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 19.8%
Electricity: 3.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
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 Wells Township, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wells Township, Michigan

St. Francis Home Health Care


     Address: 901 North Lincoln Road, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/3/1992

Schoolcraft Memorial Homecare


     Address: 131 South Cedar Street, Manistique, Michigan 49854
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/13/1995

North Woods Home Nursing


     Address: Po Box 307, Manistique, Michigan 49854
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/8/1985

Dickinson Home Health


     Address: 617 North Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1996

Caregivers Home Hlth


     Address: Po Box 436, Marinette, Wisconsin 54143
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/24/1999

Hospitals Close To Wells Township, Michigan

St Francis Hospital


     Address: 3401 Ludington St, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Dickinson County Memorial Hospital


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

Bay Area Med Ctr


     Address: 3100 Shore Dr, Marinette, Wisconsin 54143
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Marquette General Hospital


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

Door County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 323 South 18th Avenue, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin 54235
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Wells Township, Michigan

Christian Park Village


     Address: 2525 7th Avenue South, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Christian Park Health Care Center


     Address: 2415 5th Ave South, Escanaba, Michigan 49829
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Pinecrest Medical Care Facility


     Address: N15995 Main Street, Powers, Michigan 49874
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 166
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility


     Address: 520 Main St, Manistique, Michigan 49854
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Roubal Care And Rehab Center


     Address: N 306 Maple Street, Stephenson, Michigan 49887
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 76%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wells Township, Michigan

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 96 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wells Township, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 135
    Disabled Workers: 35
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



Delta County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.76%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.32%
  • Other 0.92%



(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 Wells Township, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Delta County, MI

3.98 % of Delta County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,196

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,846

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Menominee County , MI 0.41 % ($24,283 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.34 % ($37,700 AGI )
  • Schoolcraft County , MI 0.16 % ($31,652 AGI )

Relocation away from Delta County, MI

4.45 % of Delta 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 $31,541

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Menominee County , MI 0.35 % ($29,942 AGI )
  • Marquette County , MI 0.33 % ($28,896 AGI )
  • Brown County , WI 0.21 % ($34,742 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 Wells 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 Wells 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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