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Demographics Analysis

The people of Allegan County, 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
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 3,449

5 to 9 years : 4,125

10 to 14 years : 4,285

15 to 17 years : 2,567

18 and 19 years : 1,389

20 years : 784

21 years : 484

22 to 24 years : 1,854

25 to 29 years : 2,834

30 to 34 years : 3,205

35 to 39 years : 3,098

40 to 44 years : 3,903

45 to 49 years : 4,205

50 to 54 years : 4,559

55 to 59 years : 4,295

60 and 61 years : 1,351

62 to 64 years : 2,016

65 and 66 years : 1,158

67 to 69 years : 1,386

70 to 74 years : 1,880

75 to 79 years : 1,207

80 to 84 years : 1,113

85 years and over : 533

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,582

5 to 9 years : 3,709

10 to 14 years : 4,188

15 to 17 years : 2,529

18 and 19 years : 1,211

20 years : 697

21 years : 675

22 to 24 years : 1,741

25 to 29 years : 2,895

30 to 34 years : 3,256

35 to 39 years : 3,040

40 to 44 years : 3,892

45 to 49 years : 4,118

50 to 54 years : 4,523

55 to 59 years : 4,073

60 and 61 years : 1,656

62 to 64 years : 1,967

65 and 66 years : 1,249

67 to 69 years : 1,587

70 to 74 years : 1,866

75 to 79 years : 1,500

80 to 84 years : 1,008

85 years and over : 1,345


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Allegan County, Michigan)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 107,279

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 113

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 550

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,794

Not a U.S. citizen : 2,251


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 6,866

5 to 17 years : 19,489

18 to 24 years : 7,921

25 to 34 years : 9,523

35 to 44 years : 10,563

45 to 54 years : 13,359

55 to 59 years : 6,246

60 and 61 years : 2,204

62 to 64 years : 2,884

65 to 74 years : 6,679

75 years and over : 4,352

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 104

5 to 17 years : 1,328

18 to 24 years : 549

25 to 34 years : 1,779

35 to 44 years : 2,591

45 to 54 years : 3,381

55 to 59 years : 1,735

60 and 61 years : 602

62 to 64 years : 1,028

65 to 74 years : 2,177

75 years and over : 1,919

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 77

18 to 24 years : 36

25 to 34 years : 165

35 to 44 years : 65

45 to 54 years : 195

55 to 59 years : 46

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 20

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 61

5 to 17 years : 509

18 to 24 years : 329

25 to 34 years : 723

35 to 44 years : 714

45 to 54 years : 470

55 to 59 years : 341

60 and 61 years : 173

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 250

75 years and over : 435


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 17,466

Now married, except separated : 39,147

Divorced : 7,603

Separated : 579

Widowed : 3,443

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 2,726

Now married, except separated : 10,066

Divorced : 1,800

Separated : 351

Widowed : 1,124

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 143

Now married, except separated : 310

Divorced : 97

Separated : 7

Widowed : 54

Foreign born:

Never married : 910

Now married, except separated : 2,256

Divorced : 213

Separated : 82

Widowed : 272


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 8,192

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 12,882

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6,851

$15,000 to $24,999 : 10,465

$25,000 to $34,999 : 8,005

$35,000 to $49,999 : 9,006

$50,000 to $64,999 : 6,250

$65,000 to $74,999 : 2,087

$75,000 or more : 4,500

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,435

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,262

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,963

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,732

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,996

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,967

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,532

$65,000 to $74,999 : 307

$75,000 or more : 1,873

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 25

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 55

$10,000 to $14,999 : 84

$15,000 to $24,999 : 212

$25,000 to $34,999 : 39

$35,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $64,999 : 66

$65,000 to $74,999 : 24

$75,000 or more : 66

Foreign born:

No income : 849

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 785

$10,000 to $14,999 : 266

$15,000 to $24,999 : 523

$25,000 to $34,999 : 356

$35,000 to $49,999 : 431

$50,000 to $64,999 : 161

$65,000 to $74,999 : 137

$75,000 or more : 225


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 24,763

Born in other state of the United States : 26,824

Native; born outside the United States : 21,747

Foreign born : 21,250


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Under 3 years : 4,052

3 and 4 years : 2,979

5 years : 1,249

6 to 8 years : 4,947

9 to 11 years : 4,881

12 to 14 years : 5,224

15 to 17 years : 5,080


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 2,211

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,353

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2,212

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2,353

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,855

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2,175

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2,123

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2,215

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2,164

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4,190

$60,000 to $74,999 : 5,200

$75,000 to $99,999 : 5,897

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3,449

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,477

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,191

$200,000 or more : 784


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Allegan County, Michigan is 111,987



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Allegan County, Michigan: 55,680
Female Population in Allegan County, Michigan: 56,307


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Allegan County, Michigan: 39.6
Median Female Resident Age in Allegan County, Michigan: 40.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Allegan County, Michigan


White


Both sexes

40.3

Male

39.6

Female

41.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.4

Male

30.3

Female

28.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

35.2

Female

37.3

Asian


Both sexes

28.6

Male

25.5

Female

29.9

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.5

Male

48.5

Female

17.5

Other


Both sexes

24.6

Male

25.2

Female

23.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.5

Male

14.3

Female

16.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.7

Male

21.7

Female

21.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.9

Male

40.3

Female

41.6


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,017

No health insurance coverage : 87

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,948

No health insurance coverage : 362

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,216

No health insurance coverage : 1,247

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,502

No health insurance coverage : 1,505

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,808

No health insurance coverage : 1,185

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,301

No health insurance coverage : 1,410

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,815

No health insurance coverage : 718

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,420

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,815

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,108

No health insurance coverage : 68

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,537

No health insurance coverage : 295

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,647

No health insurance coverage : 669

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,125

No health insurance coverage : 1,026

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,962

No health insurance coverage : 970

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,322

No health insurance coverage : 1,314

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,594

No health insurance coverage : 1,090

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,629

No health insurance coverage : 8

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 3,557

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,486

No employer-based health insurance : 1,618

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,496

No employer-based health insurance : 3,814

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,483

No employer-based health insurance : 1,980

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,471

No employer-based health insurance : 2,536

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,858

No employer-based health insurance : 2,135

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,045

No employer-based health insurance : 2,666

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,261

No employer-based health insurance : 2,272

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,944

No employer-based health insurance : 2,476

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,081

No employer-based health insurance : 1,734

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,409

No employer-based health insurance : 1,767

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,306

No employer-based health insurance : 3,526

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,295

No employer-based health insurance : 2,021

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,704

No employer-based health insurance : 2,447

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,873

No employer-based health insurance : 2,059

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,040

No employer-based health insurance : 2,596

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,890

No employer-based health insurance : 2,794

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,969

No employer-based health insurance : 2,668

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,093

No employer-based health insurance : 2,464


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 90,086

Born in other state in the United States : 17,193

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 113

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 550

Foreign born : 4,045


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Speak only English : 98,860

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 4,377

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 85

German or other West Germanic languages : 673

Slavic languages : 72

Other Indo-European languages : 326

Korean : 10

Chinese : 0

Vietnamese : 88

Tagalog : 23

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 274

Other and unspecified languages : 168


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 42

No Medicare coverage : 14,372

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,749

No Medicare coverage : 31,958

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 7,173

No Medicare coverage : 62

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 28

No Medicare coverage : 13,980

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,506

No Medicare coverage : 32,213

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 8,115

No Medicare coverage : 79


(updated 2013)



Races in Allegan County, Michigan


  • White: 106,008
  • African American: 1,376
  • American Indian: 596
  • Asian: 838
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,121
  • Two or More Races: 2,048



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Allegan County, Michigan

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 224   (0.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 184   (0.56%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 318   (0.97%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,389   (4.24%)
  • 9th Grade: 758   (2.31%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,232   (3.76%)
  • 11th Grade: 948   (2.89%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,025   (3.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 12,809   (39.06%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,367   (7.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 4,400   (13.42%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,854   (5.65%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,518   (10.73%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,219   (3.72%)
  • Professional School Degree: 339   (1.03%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 213   (0.65%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 205   (0.6%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 132   (0.39%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 189   (0.55%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,374   (4.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 779   (2.28%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,253   (3.67%)
  • 11th Grade: 941   (2.76%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 884   (2.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 13,381   (39.21%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,911   (8.53%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 4,389   (12.86%)
  • Associate Degree: 2,384   (6.99%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,713   (10.88%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,276   (3.74%)
  • Professional School Degree: 239   (0.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 78   (0.23%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 712

5 to 9 years : 6,398

10 to 14 years : 7,168

15 to 17 years : 4,482

18 and 19 years : 1,360

20 to 24 years : 1,380

25 to 34 years : 929

35 years and over : 1,033

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 372

5 to 9 years : 1,110

10 to 14 years : 1,198

15 to 17 years : 445

18 and 19 years : 223

20 to 24 years : 156

25 to 34 years : 169

35 years and over : 224

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,895

5 to 9 years : 326

10 to 14 years : 107

15 to 17 years : 169

18 and 19 years : 1,017

20 to 24 years : 4,699

25 to 34 years : 11,092

35 years and over : 61,271


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Allegan County, Michigan

  • Allegan Public Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 550 Fifth Street, Allegan, MI 49010, Phone: (269) 673-5431, Students: 3,047 )

  • Plainwell Community Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 600 School Drive, Plainwell, MI 49080, Phone: (269) 685-5823, Students: 2,958 )

  • Hamilton Community Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 4815 136th Avenue, Hamilton, MI 49419, Phone: (269) 751-5148, Students: 2,653 )

  • Otsego Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 313 W. Allegan Street, Otsego, MI 49078, Phone: (269) 692-6066, Students: 2,268 )

  • Hopkins Public Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 278, Hopkins, MI 49328, Phone: (269) 793-7261, Students: 1,554 )

  • Fennville Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 1, Fennville, MI 49408, Phone: (269) 561-7331, Students: 1,539 )

  • Saugatuck Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 818, Douglas, MI 49406, Phone: (269) 857-1444, Students: 867 )

  • Martin Public Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 241, Martin, MI 49070, Phone: (269) 672-7194, Students: 700 )

  • Allegan Isd


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 310 Thomas Street, Allegan, MI 49010, Phone: (269) 673-2161, Students: 213 )

  • Discovery Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: P.o. Box 990, Fennville, MI 49408, Phone: (269) 561-2191, Students: 119 )

  • Glenn Public School District


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: P.o. Box 68, Glenn, MI 49416, Phone: (269) 673-2161, Students: 42 )

  • Outlook Academy


    ( Grades: 5-10, Location: 310 Thomas Street, Allegan, MI 49010, Phone: (269) 686-8227, Students: 19 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Allegan County, Michigan

  • Plainwell Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 720 Brigham Street, Plainwell, MI 49080, Phone: (269) 685-5813, Students: 675 )

  • L.e. White Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 550 Fifth Street, Allegan, MI 49010, Phone: (269) 673-2241, Students: 665 )

  • Anna Michen Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: P.o. Box 3, Fennville, MI 49408, Phone: (269) 561-7231, Students: 661 )

  • Hamilton Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 4845 136th Avenue, Hamilton, MI 49419, Phone: (269) 751-4436, Students: 590 )

  • Starr Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 601 School Drive, Plainwell, MI 49080, Phone: (269) 685-5835, Students: 564 )

  • Otsego Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 538 Washington Street, Otsego, MI 49078, Phone: (269) 692-6199, Students: 516 )

  • Wayland Union Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 701 Wildcat Drive, Wayland, MI 49348, Phone: (269) 792-2306, Students: 498 )

  • Hamilton Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 3472 M-40, Hamilton, MI 49419, Phone: (269) 751-5413, Students: 469 )

  • Dorr School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 4159 18th Street, Dorr, MI 49323, Phone: (616) 681-9637, Students: 461 )

  • Bessie B. Baker School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 507 W. Sycamore Street, Wayland, MI 49348, Phone: (269) 792-9208, Students: 430 )

  • Gilkey Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 707 S. Woodhams Street, Plainwell, MI 49080, Phone: (269) 685-2424, Students: 427 )

  • Douglas Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: P.o. Box 818, Douglas, MI 49406, Phone: (269) 857-2139, Students: 416 )

  • Pine Street Elementary


    ( Grades: 5-6, Location: 201 Pine Street, Wayland, MI 49348, Phone: (269) 792-1127, Students: 399 )

  • Martin High School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: P.o. Box 241, Martin, MI 49070, Phone: (616) 672-5554, Students: 398 )

  • Dix Street Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 503 Dix Street, Otsego, MI 49078, Phone: (269) 692-6099, Students: 389 )

  • Fennville Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1 Memorial Drive, Fennville, MI 49408, Phone: (269) 561-7341, Students: 364 )

  • Pine Trails Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 550 Fifth Street, Allegan, MI 49010, Phone: (269) 673-5379, Students: 361 )

  • Dawson Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 550 Fifth Street, Allegan, MI 49010, Phone: (269) 673-6925, Students: 347 )

  • Hopkins Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 215 Clark Street, Hopkins, MI 49328, Phone: (269) 793-7407, Students: 346 )

  • Allegan Street Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 313 W. Allegan Street, Otsego, MI 49078, Phone: (269) 692-6069, Students: 346 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Allegan County, Michigan

  • Wayland High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 870 E. Superior Street, Wayland, MI 49348, Phone: (269) 792-2254, Students: 1,042 )

  • Plainwell High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 684 Starr Road, Plainwell, MI 49080, Phone: (269) 685-9554, Students: 919 )

  • Hamilton High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 4911 136th Avenue, Hamilton, MI 49419, Phone: (269) 751-5185, Students: 878 )

  • Allegan High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 550 Fifth Street, Allegan, MI 49010, Phone: (269) 673-7002, Students: 853 )

  • Otsego High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 540 Washington Street, Otsego, MI 49078, Phone: (269) 692-6166, Students: 711 )

  • Hopkins High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 278, Hopkins, MI 49328, Phone: (269) 793-7616, Students: 531 )

  • Fennville Public High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 2, Fennville, MI 49408, Phone: (269) 561-7241, Students: 401 )

  • Saugatuck High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 401 Elizabeth Street, Saugatuck, MI 49453, Phone: (269) 857-2133, Students: 270 )

  • Allegan Alternative High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 550 Fifth Street, Allegan, MI 49010, Phone: (269) 673-5433, Students: 151 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Allegan County, Michigan

  • Michigan Career And Technical Institute


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 235; Location: 1611 West Pine Lake Road, Plainwell, MI 49080, Web: http://www.michigan.gov )

Largest Schools (Private) In Allegan County, Michigan

  • Moline Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 130 1253 144th Avenue, Moline, MI 49335, Phone: (616) 877-4688, Students: 256 )

  • Otsego Baptist Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 247 E Allegan Street, Otsego, MI 49078, Phone: (269) 694-6738, Students: 141 )

  • St Margaret School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 736 S Farmer Street, Otsego, MI 49078, Phone: (269) 694-2951, Students: 98 )

  • East Martin Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 516 118th Avenue, Martin, MI 49070, Phone: (269) 672-5722, Students: 94 )

  • St Stanislaus Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1861 136th Avenue, Dorr, MI 49323, Phone: (269) 793-7204, Students: 89 )

  • St Therese Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 430 S Main Street, Wayland, MI 49348, Phone: (269) 792-2016, Students: 62 )

  • St Peter & St Paul Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2912 24th Street, Hopkins, MI 49328, Phone: (269) 793-7481, Students: 27 )

  • Peace Evangelical Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-7, Location: 805 S Wilmott Street, Otsego, MI 49078, Phone: (269) 694-6104, Students: 19 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Allegan County, Michigan

  • Allegan District Library


    331 Hubbard Street, Allegan, MI 49010

  • Charles A. Ransom District Library


    180 South Sherwood Avenue, Plainwell, MI 49080

  • Dorr Township Library


    1804 Sunset Drive, Dorr, MI 49323

  • Fennville District Library


    400 West Main Street, Fennville, MI 49408

  • Henika District Library


    149 South Main Street, Wayland, MI 49348

  • Hopkins Public Library


    118 East Main Street, Hopkins, MI 49328

  • J. C. Wheeler Public Library


    1576 South Main Street, Martin, MI 49070

  • Leighton Township Library


    4451 12th Street, Moline, MI 49335

  • Otsego District Public Library


    401 Dix Street, Otsego, MI 49078

  • Salem Township Library


    3007 142nd Avenue, Burnips, MI 49314

  • Saugatuck-douglas District Library


    10 Mixer Street, Douglas, MI 49406

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Allegan County, Michigan


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Allegan County, 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 Allegan County, Michigan.

Area Features of Allegan County, Michigan


Airport


(1) Bakers Field Airport   (2) Busscher Landing Strip   (3) Calkins Field Airport   (4) Chicora Field Airport   (5) Curt S Place Airport   (6) Hamilton Landing Strip   (7) Padgham Field Airport   (8) Plainwell Municipal Airport   (9) Reading Airport   (10) Senneker Landing Strip   (11) Stickel Landing Strip   (12) Walle Field Airport  

Basin


(1) South Chippewa Basin  

Bay


(1) Bairds Cove   (2) Douglas Bayou   (3) Horseshoe Cove   (4) Pickerel Cove  

Bend


(1) Indian Cut  

Bridge


(1) Second Street Bridge  

Building


(1) Allegan City Hall   (2) Allegan County Courthouse   (3) Allegan County Sheriff S Office   (4) Allegan Fire District Station 1 Headquarters   (5) Allegan Fire District Station 2   (6) Allegan Library   (7) Allegan Police Department   (8) American Medical Response Fennville   (9) Clyde Township Fire Department   (10) Dorr Township Fire Department   (11) Fennville Area Fire Department   (12) Fennville City Hall   (13) Fennville District Library   (14) Ganges Township Fire Department   (15) Griswold Memorial Auditorium   (16) Gun Plain Charter Township Fire Department   (17) Hamilton Fire Department   (18) Henika District Library   (19) Hopkins Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (20) Hopkins Fire Department Station 2   (21) Hopkins Police Department   (22) Hopkins Public Library   (23) Lee Township Fire Department   (24) Leighton Township Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (25) Leighton Township Fire Department Station 2   (26) Life Ambulance Service   (27) Martin Fire Department   (28) Martin Township Library   (29) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Allegan Field Office   (30) Michigan Department Of Natural Resources Plainwell Area   (31) Michigan Dunes State Correctional Facility Historical   (32) Michigan State Police Department   (33) Old Jail Museum   (34) Orangeville Township Volunteer Fire Department   (35) Otsego Fire Department And Rescue   (36) Otsego Police Department   (37) Otsego Public Library   (38) Overisel Township Fire Department   (39) Plainwell City Hall   (40) Plainwell City Police Department   (41) Plainwell Pines Nursing Center   (42) Plainwell Public Safety Department Fire Station   (43) Prairieville Township - Pine Lake Fire Department   (44) Pullman Library   (45) Ransom District Library   (46) Salem Township Fire Department   (47) Salem Township Library   (48) Saugatuck Douglas Police Department   (49) Saugatuck Township Fire District   (50) Saugatuck-douglas Library   (51) South Haven Area Emergency Services Station 2   (52) Southside Community Ice Center   (53) Wayland Area Ambulance Service   (54) Wayland City Hall   (55) Wayland Fire Department   (56) Wayland Police Department   (57) Yankee Springs Township Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Beaver Dam Drain   (2) Black River Drain   (3) Cuddy Drain   (4) Dorr And Nichols Drain   (5) Drum Ditch   (6) Fales Drain   (7) Goldspring Drain   (8) Leverich Drain   (9) Mcintire Lake Drain   (10) Sager Lake Drain   (11) Spring Run Drain   (12) Utter Drain   (13) Wolf Drain  

Cape


(1) Chicago Point   (2) Duffeys Point   (3) Englands Point   (4) Hastings Point   (5) Hermitage Point   (6) Indian Point   (7) Murphys Point  

Cemetery


(1) Allegan County Poor Farm Cemetery   (2) Bentheim Cemetery   (3) Blackman Cemetery   (4) Bradley Indian Mission Cemetery   (5) Brookside Cemetery   (6) Brown Cemetery   (7) Burnips Cemetery   (8) Diamond Springs Cemetery   (9) Dorr Cemetery   (10) Douglas Annex Cemetery   (11) Douglas Cemetery   (12) Dowd Cemetery   (13) East Martin Cemetery   (14) Elmwood Cemetery   (15) Fennville Cemetery   (16) German Cemetery   (17) Gibson Cemetery   (18) Gun Plains Township Cemetery   (19) Hicks Cemetery   (20) Hill Cemetery   (21) Hillside Cemetery   (22) Hooker Cemetery   (23) Hudson Corners Cemetery   (24) Hutchins Cemetery   (25) Immanuel Cemetery   (26) Ingerson Cemetery   (27) Ives Cemetery   (28) Jesuit Cemetery   (29) Jewett Cemetery   (30) Jones Cemetery   (31) Junction Cemetery   (32) Lakeview Cemetery   (33) Lee Township Cemetery   (34) Lindsey Cemetery   (35) Loomis Cemetery   (36) Mallery Cemetery   (37) Manlius Cemetery   (38) Maplewood Cemetery   (39) Messer Cemetery   (40) Millgrove Cemetery   (41) Miner Cemetery   (42) Mountain Home Cemetery   (43) New Overisel Cemetery   (44) Oak Grove Cemetery   (45) Oak Hill Cemetery   (46) Oakwood Cemetery   (47) Old Overisel Cemetery   (48) Overisel Cemetery   (49) Pearl Cemetery   (50) Pine Creek Cemetery   (51) Plummerville Cemetery   (52) Poplar Hill Cemetery   (53) Riverside Cemetery   (54) Robbins Cemetery   (55) Rowe Cemetery   (56) Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery   (57) Saint Margaret Cemetery   (58) Saint Mary S Catholic Church Of New Salem Cemetery   (59) Saint Paul S Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   (60) Saint Stanislaus Catholic Cemetery   (61) Saints Cyril And Methodius Catholic Cemetery   (62) Salem Cemetery   (63) Selkirk Cemetery   (64) South Martin Cemetery   (65) Stuller Cemetery   (66) Tanner Cemetery   (67) Taylor Cemetery   (68) Trowbridge Methodist Cemetery   (69) Valley Township Cemetery   (70) Van Dam Family Cemetery   (71) Woodside Cemetery  

Church


(1) All Saints Episcopal Church   (2) Allegan Bible Church   (3) Allegan Christian Reformed Church   (4) American Indian Gospel Church   (5) Apostolic Assembly Church   (6) Apostolica Church   (7) Assembly Of God Church   (8) Bentheim Chapel   (9) Bentheim Reformed Church   (10) Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church   (11) Bradley Church   (12) Bravo Christian Reformed Church   (13) Burnips United Methodist Church   (14) Burnips Wesleyan Church   (15) Calvary Church   (16) Calvary Church Of Wayland   (17) Canaanland Church Of God   (18) Casco Church   (19) Chicora Country Chapel   (20) Christ Community Church   (21) Christ Gospel Church   (22) Church Of Christ   (23) Church Of God   (24) Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (25) Community Church Of Douglas   (26) Corinth Reformed Church   (27) Country Chapel   (28) Covenant Independent Reformed Church   (29) Crosswind Community Church   (30) Diamond Chapel   (31) Diamond Springs Wesleyan Church   (32) Dorr Baptist Church   (33) Dorr Christian Reformed Church   (34) Doster Church   (35) Dunningville Reformed Church   (36) East Martin Christian Reformed Church   (37) Emmaus Road Bible Church   (38) Ephinany Lutheran Church   (39) Episcopal Church Of The Good Shepherd   (40) Faith Baptist Church   (41) Fennville Assembly Of God Church   (42) Fennville United Methodist Church   (43) First Baptist Church   (44) First Baptist Church Of Allegan   (45) First Church Of God   (46) First Congregational Church   (47) First Presbyterian Church   (48) First United Methodist Church   (49) Friendship Bible Church   (50) Friendship Christian Reformed Church   (51) Friendship Wesleyan Church   (52) Ganges Church   (53) Ganges United Methodist Church   (54) General Church   (55) Gibson Christian Reformed Church   (56) Glenn United Methodist Church   (57) Good Shepherd Nazarene Church   (58) Grace Community Church   (59) Green Lake Calvary Church   (60) Gun Lake Chapel   (61) Hamilton Baptist Church   (62) Hamilton Christian Reformed Church   (63) Hamilton Reformed Church   (64) Harvest Assembly Of God Church   (65) Harvest Christian Fellowship   (66) Haven Reformed Church   (67) Hope Lutheran Church   (68) Hopkins Community Reformed Church   (69) Hopkins United Methodist Church   (70) House Of Prayer Church   (71) Immanuel Church   (72) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (73) Immanuel Reformed Church   (74) Indian Mission   (75) Jehovah S Witness Congregation   (76) Kingdom Hall   (77) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovah S Witnesses   (78) Lake Shore Interfaith Community Church   (79) Leighton Church   (80) Market Street Church   (81) Martin Reformed Church   (82) Martin United Methodist Church   (83) Millgrove Church   (84) Moline Baptist Church   (85) Moline Christian Reformed Church   (86) Monterey Center United Methodist Church   (87) Monterey Church   (88) Mount Calvary Church   (89) New Hope Baptist Church Of Allegan   (90) New Hope Missionary Baptist Church   (91) New Richmond Baptist Church   (92) Oakland Christian Reformed Church   (93) Open Door Reformed Church   (94) Open Door Worship Center   (95) Orangeville Baptist Church   (96) Otsego Church Of God   (97) Overisel Reformed Church   (98) Peace Church   (99) Plainwell Assembly Of God Church   (100) Pullman Bible Church   (101) Reorganized Church Of Latter Day Saints   (102) River Church   (103) River Of Life Church   (104) Sacred Heart Church   (105) Saint Cyril Church   (106) Saint Francis Church   (107) Saint John S Evangelical Lutheran Church   (108) Saint Margaret S Catholic Church   (109) Saint Mary S Church   (110) Saint Paul Church   (111) Saint Paul S Lutheran Church   (112) Saint Peter S Catholic Church   (113) Saint Peter S Lutheran Church   (114) Saint Stanislaus Church   (115) Saint Stephen S Episcopal Church   (116) Saint Therese Church   (117) Saugatuck Christian Reformed Church   (118) Saugatuck United Methodist Church   (119) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (120) Seventh-day Adventist Church   (121) Shelbyville United Methodist Church   (122) South Monterey Church   (123) Spec Lake Chapel   (124) Transforming Life Church   (125) Trinity Church   (126) Trow Bridge Church   (127) United Church Of Christ   (128) United Church Of Wayland   (129) United Church On The Lakeshore   (130) United Methodist Church   (131) Unity Reformed Church   (132) Voice Of Hope Church   (133) Watson Bible Church   (134) Wayland Christian Reformed Church   (135) Wayland Free Methodist Church   (136) Wayland United Methodist Church   (137) Wesleyan Church  

Civil


(1) Allegan County   (2) City Of Allegan   (3) City Of Douglas   (4) City Of Fennville   (5) City Of Otsego   (6) City Of Plainwell   (7) City Of Saugatuck   (8) City Of Wayland   (9) Match-e-be-nash-she-wish Band Of Pottawatomi Reservation   (10) Township Of Allegan   (11) Township Of Clyde   (12) Township Of Dorr   (13) Township Of Ganges   (14) Township Of Gun Plain   (15) Township Of Heath   (16) Township Of Hopkins   (17) Township Of Lee   (18) Township Of Leighton   (19) Township Of Manlius   (20) Township Of Martin   (21) Township Of Monterey   (22) Township Of Otsego   (23) Township Of Overisel   (24) Township Of Prairieville   (25) Township Of Salem   (26) Township Of Saugatuck   (27) Township Of Trowbridge   (28) Township Of Valley   (29) Township Of Watson   (30) Township Of Wayland   (31) Village Of Hopkins   (32) Village Of Martin  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 30   (2) Interchange 34   (3) Interchange 36   (4) Interchange 41   (5) Interchange 49   (6) Interchange 50   (7) Interchange 55   (8) Interchange 59   (9) Interchange 61   (10) Interchange 64   (11) Interchange 68   (12) Interchange 72  

Dam


(1) Otsego Dam   (2) Plainwell Dam  

Flat


(1) Beaver Meadow   (2) Gun Plains   (3) Pine Plains  

Forest


(1) Allegan State Forest  

Gut


(1) Big Dailey Bayou   (2) Little Dailey Bayou   (3) Morrison Bayou   (4) Tyler Bayou  

Hospital


(1) Allegan General Hospital   (2) Allegan Medical Clinic   (3) Borgess Family Medicine   (4) Borgess Pipp Hospital   (5) Fennville Family Medicine   (6) Hamilton Medical Center   (7) Otsego Medical Center  

Island


(1) Blackbird Island   (2) Orangeville Island   (3) Yankee Springs Island  

Lake


(1) Angel Lake   (2) Aubil Lake   (3) Bass Lake   (4) Big Goose Lake   (5) Big Lake   (6) Big Spec Lake   (7) Black Lake   (8) Blueberry Lake   (9) Boot Lake   (10) Bullhead Lake   (11) Buskirk Lake   (12) Cady Lake   (13) Caruthers Lake   (14) Cobb Lake   (15) Cook Lake   (16) Crooked Lake   (17) Doans Lake   (18) Dumont Lake   (19) East Lake   (20) Ely Lake   (21) England Lake   (22) Fawn Lake   (23) Fenner Lake   (24) Fish Lake   (25) Geneva Lake   (26) Goose Lake   (27) Goshorn Lake   (28) Gun Lake   (29) Herlan Lake   (30) Hicks Lake   (31) Hill Lake   (32) Huckleberry Lake   (33) Hutchins Lake   (34) Indian Lake   (35) Ingerson Lake   (36) Jackson Lake   (37) Kalamazoo Lake   (38) Lake Doster   (39) Lake Sixteen   (40) Leggett Lake   (41) Lime Lake   (42) Little Payne Lake   (43) Little Spec Lake   (44) Little Tom Lake   (45) Littlejohn Lake   (46) Long Lake   (47) Looking Glass Lake   (48) Lower Scott Lake   (49) Mcdermott Lake   (50) Mcintire Lake   (51) Middle Lake   (52) Mill Pond   (53) Miller Lake   (54) Miner Lake   (55) Monterey Lake   (56) Moore Lake   (57) Mud Lake   (58) Osgood Lake   (59) Perch Lake   (60) Pickerel Lake   (61) Pike Lake   (62) Pine Lake   (63) Pratt Lake   (64) Round Lake   (65) Ruppert Lake   (66) Sager Lake   (67) Schermerhorn Lake   (68) Schnable Lake   (69) School Section Lake   (70) Selkirk Lake   (71) Shagnasty Lake   (72) Sheffer Lake   (73) Shelp Lake   (74) Shipp Lake   (75) Silver Lake   (76) Sink Lake   (77) Snow Lake   (78) Spring Brook Lake   (79) Squaw Lake   (80) Swan Creek Pond   (81) Three Corner Lake   (82) Titus Lake   (83) Upper Scott Lake   (84) Warner Lake   (85) Wetheral Lake   (86) Wetmore Lake  

Lava


(1) Beechwood Hills Camp  

Locale


(1) Abronia Station Historical   (2) Allegan County Fairgrounds   (3) Allegan Cross Country Ski Area   (4) Allegan Station Historical   (5) Beverly Beach   (6) Bittersweet Ski Resort   (7) Bradley Station Historical   (8) Camp Beechpoint   (9) Camp Channing   (10) Camp Grey   (11) Camp Kaskitowa   (12) Camp Merrie Wood   (13) Camp Sears   (14) Campania Farm   (15) Campit Camp Ground   (16) Clearbrook Golf Course   (17) Dendel Orchards   (18) Diamond Springs Golf Course   (19) Dorr Station Historical   (20) Doster Station Historical   (21) Dumont Lake Campground   (22) Dunningville Station Historical   (23) Eagle Creek Golf Club   (24) East Lake Camping   (25) Ely Lake Campground   (26) Fennville Station   (27) Fisk Station Historical   (28) Giles Swanlake Campground   (29) Gleasons Marina   (30) Glenn Rest Area   (31) Hamilton Station   (32) Hemlock Point Gun Club   (33) Hidden Ridge Rv Resort   (34) Hidden Valley Golf Course   (35) Hilliards Station Historical   (36) Hooper Station Historical   (37) Hopkins Station Historical   (38) Horsemans Campground   (39) Hungry Horse Campground   (40) Kellogg Station Historical   (41) Lake Doster Golf Club   (42) Lake Monterey Golf Course   (43) Lake Park Trailer Resort   (44) Laketown Golf And Conference Center   (45) Lansing Environmental Center   (46) Lynx Golf Course   (47) Martin Station   (48) Martin Us 131 Raceway   (49) Miller Lake Campground   (50) Millgrove Station Historical   (51) Moline Station   (52) Monteith Station Historical   (53) New Richmond Station   (54) North Pierh Light   (55) Old Saugatuck Light House   (56) Orchard Hills Golf Course   (57) Otsego Station   (58) Ottawa Gun Club   (59) Oval Beach   (60) Parkside Park Campground   (61) Pearl Station   (62) Pine Point Campground   (63) Plainwell Station   (64) Point Pleasant Yacht Club Incorporated   (65) Pottawattomie Gun Club   (66) Prairiewood Golf Course   (67) Pullman Station   (68) Ravines Golf Course   (69) Ridgewood Beach   (70) Sandy Pines Rv Resort   (71) Saugatuck Rest Area   (72) Saugatuck Yacht Club   (73) Schippas Marina   (74) Shelbyville Station   (75) Shore Acres   (76) Silver Creek   (77) Silver Creek Camp   (78) Singapore Yacht Club   (79) South Pierh Light   (80) Swan Creek Campground   (81) Tower Marine   (82) Trowbridge Dam   (83) Wayland Station   (84) Weathervane Mall   (85) West Shore Golf Club  

Mine


(1) Chicora Pit   (2) Patterson Pit  

Park


(1) All Saints Episcopal Church Historical Marker   (2) Allegan County Historical Marker   (3) Allegan County Park   (4) Allegan Road Historical Marker   (5) Bysterveld County Park   (6) Dorr Township Park   (7) Douglas Beach Park   (8) Douglas Historical Marker   (9) Douglas Union School Historical Marker   (10) Dumont Lake County Park   (11) Dutcher Lodge Number One Hundred Ninety-three Historical Marker   (12) Episcopal Church Of The Good Shepherd Historical Marker   (13) Fannie Pell Park   (14) First Congregational Church Historical Marker   (15) Gordon W Lloyd Historical Marker   (16) Henika Ladies Library Historical Marker   (17) Hicks Park   (18) Jaycee Park   (19) Littlejohn Lake County Park   (20) Mahan Park   (21) North Park   (22) North Side Park   (23) Oakland Christian Reformed Church Historical Marker   (24) Otsego Methodist Church Historical Marker   (25) Overisel Historical Marker   (26) Overisel Reformed Church Historical Marker   (27) Pier Cove Historical Marker   (28) River Bluff Park   (29) Riverfront Park   (30) Rossman Esplanade Park   (31) Saugatuck Dunes State Park   (32) Schultz Park   (33) Second Street Bridge Historical Marker   (34) Sherwood Park   (35) Silver Creek County Park   (36) Singapore Michigan Historical Marker   (37) Sue Lange Memorial Park   (38) Thurl Cook Park   (39) Wayland Commons City Park   (40) Wayland Mini Park   (41) West Side County Park   (42) Yankee Springs Recreation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Allegan   (2) Allegan Mobile Estates   (3) Bakersville   (4) Beachmont   (5) Bentheim   (6) Bradley   (7) Bravo   (8) Burnips   (9) Chicora   (10) Corinth   (11) Corning   (12) Country Meadows Mobile Home Community   (13) Diamond Springs   (14) Dogwood Manor Mobile Home Park   (15) Dorr   (16) Doster   (17) Douglas   (18) Douglas Estates Mobile Home Park   (19) Dunningville   (20) East Martin   (21) East Saugatuck   (22) Fennville   (23) Ganges   (24) Gibson   (25) Gitchel   (26) Glenn   (27) Grange Corners   (28) Green Lake   (29) Gun River Mobile Estates   (30) Gun River West Mobile Home Park   (31) Hamilton   (32) Hilliards   (33) Holiday Mobile Home Park   (34) Homecrest Villa Mobile Home Park   (35) Hooper   (36) Hopkins   (37) Hopkinsburg   (38) Hunters Glen Mobile Home Park   (39) Lee   (40) Leisure   (41) Little Gem Mobile Home Court   (42) Macks Landing   (43) Maple Grove Estates Mobile Home Community   (44) Martin   (45) Millgrove   (46) Moline   (47) Monteith Station   (48) Monterey Center   (49) Neeley   (50) New Richmond   (51) New Salem   (52) Northbrook Mobile Home Estates   (53) Oakland   (54) Old Saugatuck   (55) Old Squaw Skin Landing   (56) Orangeville   (57) Otsego   (58) Overisel   (59) Oxbow   (60) Pearl   (61) Pier Cove   (62) Plainwell   (63) Portage Terrace Mobile Home Park   (64) Pullman   (65) Riverview Mobile Home Park   (66) Sandy Pines   (67) Saugatuck   (68) Shady Acres Mobile Home Park   (69) Shangrai-la Mobile Home Park   (70) Shelbyville   (71) Sherman Park   (72) Shorewood   (73) Singapore Historical   (74) South Monterey   (75) Spring Grove   (76) Watson   (77) Watson S Mobile Home Park   (78) Wayland   (79) Windsor Woods Village Mobile Home Park  

Post Office


(1) Abronia Post Office Historical   (2) Allegan Post Office   (3) Avis Post Office Historical   (4) Belknap Post Office Historical   (5) Bentheim Post Office Historical   (6) Bradley Post Office   (7) Bravo Post Office Historical   (8) Burnips Post Office   (9) Camp Grey Post Office Historical   (10) Chicora Post Office Historical   (11) Corinth Post Office Historical   (12) Corning Post Office Historical   (13) Dallas Post Office Historical   (14) Dent Post Office Historical   (15) Diamond Springs Post Office Historical   (16) Dorr Post Office   (17) Doster Post Office Historical   (18) Douglas Post Office   (19) Dunningville Post Office Historical   (20) East Saugatuck Post Office Historical   (21) Esther Post Office Historical   (22) Fennville Post Office   (23) Ganges Post Office Historical   (24) Gibson Post Office Historical   (25) Gitchel Post Office Historical   (26) Glenn Post Office   (27) Greenlake Post Office Historical   (28) Gunlake Post Office Historical   (29) Hilliards Post Office Historical   (30) Hooper Post Office Historical   (31) Hopkins Post Office   (32) Horseshoe Post Office Historical   (33) Kellogg Post Office Historical   (34) Lee Post Office Historical   (35) Leisure Post Office Historical   (36) Martin Post Office   (37) Millgrove Post Office Historical   (38) Minerlake Post Office Historical   (39) Moline Post Office   (40) Monteith Post Office Historical   (41) Monterey Post Office Historical   (42) New Richmond Post Office   (43) New Salem Post Office Historical   (44) Orangeville Post Office Historical   (45) Otsego Post Office   (46) Overisel Post Office Historical   (47) Peachbelt Post Office Historical   (48) Pearl Post Office Historical   (49) Plainwell Post Office   (50) Pullman Post Office   (51) Saugatuck Post Office   (52) Shelbyville Post Office   (53) Silvercreek Post Office Historical   (54) Sink Brook Post Office   (55) South Monterey Post Office Historical   (56) Spring Grove Post Office Historical   (57) Watson Post Office Historical   (58) Wayland Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Allegan  

School


(1) Allegan High School   (2) Allegan Street Elementary School   (3) Anderson School   (4) Anna Michen Elementary School   (5) Babylon School   (6) Baker School   (7) Barager School   (8) Barrow School   (9) Belknap School   (10) Bentheim Elementary School   (11) Blackman School   (12) Brookside School   (13) Burrows School   (14) Byron Center Christian School   (15) Chase School   (16) Clifford School   (17) Colf School   (18) Dallas School   (19) Darling School   (20) Dawson Elementary School   (21) Diamond School   (22) Discovery Elementary School   (23) Dix Street School   (24) Dorr Elementary School   (25) Douglas Elementary School   (26) East Martin Christian High School   (27) Fairview School   (28) Fennville High School   (29) Ferris School   (30) Franklin School   (31) Gibson School   (32) Gidley School   (33) Gilkey Elementary School   (34) Glenn School   (35) Green Lake School   (36) Hamilton Elementary School   (37) Hamilton High School   (38) Hamilton Middle School   (39) Hart School   (40) Hartzig School   (41) Hawthorn School Number 2   (42) Hicks School   (43) High Point School   (44) Hillcrest School   (45) Hilton School   (46) Hopkins Elementary School   (47) Hopkins High School   (48) Horseshoe School   (49) Hudson Corners School   (50) Hughes School   (51) Iddle School   (52) Indian Trail School   (53) Jewett School   (54) Lohman School   (55) Loomis School   (56) Macks Landing School   (57) Maple Grove School   (58) Mapleview School   (59) Martin High School   (60) Miner Lake School   (61) Moline Christian School   (62) Moline Elementary School   (63) Moore School   (64) Noble School   (65) North Pine Lake School   (66) North Ward School   (67) Norwood School   (68) Oakview School   (69) Orr School   (70) Osborn School   (71) Otsego High School   (72) Otto School   (73) Overisel School   (74) Peach Belt School   (75) Pershing School   (76) Pickle Street School   (77) Pine Street Elementary School   (78) Pine Trails Elementary School   (79) Plainview School   (80) Plainwell High School   (81) Plainwell Middle School   (82) Prouty School   (83) Pullman Elementary School   (84) Pullman School   (85) Reid School   (86) Ross School   (87) Rowe School   (88) Saint Margaret School   (89) Saint Marys School   (90) Saint Peter And Paul Lutheran School   (91) Saint Peters School   (92) Saint Stanislaus School   (93) Saint Therese School   (94) Sandhill School   (95) Sandy View School   (96) Saugatuck High School   (97) Scheiriern School   (98) School Number 1   (99) School Number 3   (100) School Number 4   (101) School Number 7   (102) Spec Lake School   (103) Sproat School   (104) Starr Elementary School   (105) Steeby School   (106) Tracy School   (107) Veterans Vocational School   (108) Walker School   (109) Wayland High School   (110) Wayland Middle School   (111) Wayland Union Schools   (112) West Ward Elementary School   (113) Wetmore School   (114) White Junior High School   (115) Whitmeyer School   (116) Wright School  

Stream


(1) Barber Creek   (2) Base Line Creek   (3) Bear Creek   (4) Black Creek   (5) Buskirk Creek   (6) Butternut Creek   (7) Dorr And Byron Drain   (8) Dumont Creek   (9) Elm Creek Drain   (10) Fenner Creek   (11) Fields Brook   (12) Glenn Creek   (13) Goshorn Creek   (14) Greggs Brook   (15) Gun River   (16) Kalamazoo River   (17) Little Rabbit River   (18) Mann Creek   (19) Miller Creek   (20) Miner Creek   (21) North State Road Drain   (22) Ockford Drain   (23) Orangeville Creek   (24) Osgood Drain   (25) Palmer Bayou   (26) Peach Orchard Creek   (27) Pier Cove Creek   (28) Pigeon Creek   (29) Pine Creek   (30) Plummerville Creek   (31) Rabbit River   (32) Red Run   (33) Rossman Creek   (34) Sand Creek   (35) Schnable Brook   (36) School Section Brook   (37) Scott Creek Drain   (38) Silver Creek   (39) Spring Brook   (40) Swan Creek   (41) Tannery Creek   (42) Winks Branch  

Summit


(1) Beach Hill   (2) Dias Hill   (3) Mount Baldhead   (4) Pelican Peak  

Swamp


(1) Indian Lake   (2) Mud Lake Swamp   (3) Orissa Lake   (4) Ottawa Marsh   (5) Swan Creek Marsh  

Tower


(1) Plainview Lookout Tower   (2) Wcsg-fm Grand Rapids   (3) Wevs-fm Saugatuck   (4) Wgrd-fm Grand Rapids   (5) Wjfm-fm Grand Rapids   (6) Wkgh-fm Allegan   (7) Wmuk-fm Kalamazoo   (8) Wqlr-fm Kalamazoo   (9) Wqxc-am Otsego   (10) Wqxc-fm Otsego   (11) Wwmt-tv Kalamazoo  

Valley


(1) Lugten Gully   (2) Roelofs Gully  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Allegan County, Michigan

49010 (pop. 16,614) 49080 (pop. 14,277) 49348 (pop. 11,406)
49408 (pop. 9,296) 49078 (pop. 9,076) 49323 (pop. 7,817)
49419 (pop. 6,479) 49328 (pop. 3,789) 49450 (pop. 3,348)
49344 (pop. 3,314) 49453 (pop. 2,517) 49070 (pop. 2,230)
49406 (pop. 740) 49335 (pop. 219)  


Counties Nearby Allegan County, Michigan

Allegan County, MI  (pop. 111,987) 0.0 Miles
Van Buren County, MI  (pop. 75,582) 24.0 Miles
Ottawa County, MI  (pop. 269,384) 24.4 Miles
Kalamazoo County, MI  (pop. 254,678) 28.9 Miles
Barry County, MI  (pop. 59,018) 29.8 Miles
Kent County, MI  (pop. 614,495) 31.1 Miles
Cass County, MI  (pop. 52,167) 46.8 Miles
Calhoun County, MI  (pop. 135,120) 47.5 Miles
Muskegon County, MI  (pop. 170,362) 48.4 Miles
Ionia County, MI  (pop. 63,944) 48.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Allegan County, Michigan

269, 616



Elevation in Allegan County, Michigan is 778.0 ft. (237.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Allegan County, Michigan

Lat: 42.592727 N        Long: -85.903867 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Allegan County, 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.

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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 Allegan County, Michigan

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 2,197   (4.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,677   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 2,796   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 5,433   (11.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 6,062   (12.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 6,628   (13.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 6,575   (13.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 3,798   (7.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,685   (3.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,946   (4.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 680   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 363   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 4,573   (9.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 4,681   (9.5%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Allegan County, Michigan)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 979

1 vehicle available : 6,087

2 vehicles available : 1,497

3 vehicles available : 102

4 or more vehicles available : 153

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 324

1 vehicle available : 3,223

2 vehicles available : 9,097

3 vehicles available : 2,626

4 or more vehicles available : 628

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 96

1 vehicle available : 1,076

2 vehicles available : 2,653

3 vehicles available : 2,510

4 or more vehicles available : 609

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 150

1 vehicle available : 1,312

2 vehicles available : 4,537

3 vehicles available : 2,559

4 or more vehicles available : 1,631


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Allegan County, Michigan)

1-person household:

No workers : 5,024

1 worker : 3,794

2-person household:

No workers : 5,385

1 worker : 5,104

2 workers : 5,409

3-person household:

No workers : 775

1 worker : 1,993

2 workers : 3,245

3 workers : 931

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 636

1 worker : 3,764

2 workers : 4,195

3 or more workers : 1,594


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 41,807

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 3,027

In 3-person carpool : 614

In 4-person carpool : 175

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 69

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 38

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 64

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

Subway or elevated : 28

Railroad : 8

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 50

Bicycle : 127

Walked : 757

Other means : 332

Worked at home : 2,033


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,739

5 to 9 minutes : 5,610

10 to 14 minutes : 5,979

15 to 19 minutes : 6,275

20 to 24 minutes : 6,801

25 to 29 minutes : 4,366

30 to 34 minutes : 7,101

35 to 39 minutes : 2,082

40 to 44 minutes : 1,951

45 to 59 minutes : 3,055

60 to 89 minutes : 1,100

90 or more minutes : 1,037


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Allegan County, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 6,010  (21.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,268  (8.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,817  (13.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 567  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5,707  (20.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 6,510  (27.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 4,598  (19.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 7,676  (32.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 309  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 190  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Allegan County, Michigan

Bus Station(s)


    130 North Ensley St.
    Sunoco Station
    Howard City, Michigan 49323

(updated 2008)



Employment Rate In Allegan County, Michigan

Employed: 53,661
Unemployed: 3,441



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Allegan County, Michigan

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 2.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 25.2%
  • Other: 72.8%



Water Usage In Allegan County, Michigan

Ground Water

 
Fresh 20.17 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 20.17 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 6.12 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 6.12 Mgal/d





There are 1,293 Farms In Allegan County, Michigan


(updated 2008)



Banks In Allegan County, Michigan

Chemical Bank - 8 Branches


    Bank Assets: $49.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 158

Pnc Bank, National Association - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

United Bank Of Michigan - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

The Huntington National Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $191m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 759

Fifth Third Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $390.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,348

Macatawa Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 30

Flagstar Bank, Fsb - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $9.8m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 106

The Hastings City Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $283.1k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 7

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Allegan County, Michigan

  • Tulip City


    (about 14.6 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • West Michigan Regional


    (about 14.7 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: MI2)

  • Park Township


    (about 19.2 miles in Holland, Michigan; Airport Code: HLM)

  • Kent County


    (about 27.7 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Gerald R. Ford International


    (about 27.7 miles in Grand Rapids, Michigan; Airport Code: GRR)

  • Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International


    (about 30.4 miles in Nazareth, Michigan; Airport Code: AZO)

  • W K Kellogg


    (about 38.8 miles in Battle Creek, Michigan; Airport Code: BTL)

  • Southwest Michigan Regional


    (about 41.8 miles in Benton Harbor, Michigan; Airport Code: BEH)

  • Ross Field


    (about 41.8 miles in Benton Harbor, Michigan; Airport Code: BEH)

  • Muskegon County


    (about 43.3 miles in Muskegon, Michigan; Airport Code: MKG)

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 50.2 miles in Greenville, Michigan; Airport Code: MI1)

  • Sturgis Airport


    (about 60.2 miles in Sturgis, Michigan; Airport Code: IRS)

  • Elkhart Municipal


    (about 60.3 miles in Elkhart, Indiana; Airport Code: EKI)

  • South Bend International


    (about 64.7 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend Airport


    (about 64.7 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • Michiana Regional


    (about 64.8 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend Regional


    (about 64.9 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • Capital City


    (about 68.0 miles in Lansing, Michigan; Airport Code: LAN)

  • Capital Region International


    (about 68.0 miles in Lansing, Michigan; Airport Code: LAN)

  • Goshen Municipal


    (about 73.9 miles in Foraker, Indiana; Airport Code: GSH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Allegan County, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.77%

Carpooled

10.45%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.17%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.00%

Railroad

0.03%

Ferryboat

0.03%

Taxicab

0.03%

Motorcycle

0.05%

Bicycle

0.20%

Walked

1.64%

Other Means

0.55%

Worked At Home

4.10%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Allegan County, 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 By Tenure
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 22,975

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,278

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 942

Renter-occupied housing units : 516

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,418

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,837

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7,613

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,270


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 3,237

Householder 35 to 44 years : 4,511

Householder 45 to 54 years : 6,339

Householder 55 to 59 years : 2,800

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,927

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,281

Householder 75 years and over : 494

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 786

Householder 35 to 44 years : 874

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,821

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,284

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,746

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,921

Householder 75 years and over : 2,927


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Less than 10.0 percent : 394

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 726

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,000

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,074

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 780

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 434

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 408

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 954

50.0 percent or more : 1,567

Not computed : 564


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Allegan County, Michigan)

Built 2010 or later : $176,700

Built 2000 to 2009 : $169,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $152,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $128,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $130,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $127,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $112,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $100,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $115,900


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Allegan County, Michigan: 72.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Allegan County, Michigan

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 327 327 $40,569,634
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 6 21 $1,515,000
  Five or More Family 1 24 $600,000
  Total

334 372 $42,684,634
2000        
  Single Family 257 257 $36,191,207
  Two Family 2 4 $265,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $250,000
  Five or More Family 1 24 $600,000
  Total

261 289 $37,306,207
2001        
  Single Family 259 259 $35,227,651
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $250,000
  Five or More Family 8 108 $3,672,541
  Total

268 371 $39,150,192
2002        
  Single Family 535 535 $80,985,776
  Two Family 1 2 $160,000
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $510,006
  Five or More Family 2 11 $1,591,000
  Total

540 556 $83,246,782
2003        
  Single Family 289 289 $44,790,898
  Two Family 9 18 $1,866,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 57 $2,855,000
  Total

301 364 $49,511,898
2004        
  Single Family 445 445 $76,419,509
  Two Family 1 2 $129,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $400,000
  Five or More Family 8 88 $3,259,000
  Total

455 539 $80,207,509
2005        
  Single Family 252 252 $45,245,130
  Two Family 2 4 $225,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

254 256 $45,470,130
2006        
  Single Family 228 228 $45,197,183
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 54 $4,073,422
  Total

233 282 $49,270,605


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Allegan County, MI): $45,813
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Allegan County): $111,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Allegan County, Michigan

Utility Gas: 57.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 25.0%
Electricity: 4.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Allegan County, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 16.98%
  • Juvenile facilities : 2.83%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 53.56%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 26.62%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Allegan County): $515
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Allegan County): $644


(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 Allegan County, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Allegan County, Michigan

Allegan Homecare


     Address: 570 Linn Street, Suite 4, Allegan, Michigan 49010
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/4/1998

Lakeview Home Health Services


     Address: 822 E Michigan, P O 143, Paw Paw, Michigan 49079
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/13/1996

South Haven Homecare


     Address: 955 S Bailey Ave, South Haven, Michigan 49090
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 2/22/1995

Resthaven Home Care


     Address: 828 Lincoln Avenue, Holland, Michigan 49423
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/25/1996

Holland Comm Hosp Home Health


     Address: 130 Central Avenue, Suite 220, Holland, Michigan 49423
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/28/1991

Hospitals Close To Allegan County, Michigan

Allegan General Hospital


     Address: 555 Linn Street, Allegan, Michigan 49010
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

South Haven Community Hospital


     Address: 955 S Bailey Ave, South Haven, Michigan 49090
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Lakeview Community Hospital


     Address: 408 Hazen Street, Paw Paw, Michigan 49079
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Zeeland Community Hospital


     Address: 8333 Felch St, Zeeland, Michigan 49464
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Holland Community Hospital


     Address: 602 Michigan Ave, Holland, Michigan 49423
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Allegan County, Michigan

Allegan County Medical Care Fa


     Address: 3265 122nd Ave R2, Allegan, Michigan 49010
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Metron Of Allegan


     Address: 1200 Ely St, Allegan, Michigan 49010
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Laurels Of Sandy Creek (the)


     Address: 425 E Elm St, Wayland, Michigan 49348
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Harbors Health Facility


     Address: 243 Wiley Road, Po Box 217, Douglas, Michigan 49406
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Life Care Center Of Plainwell


     Address: 320 Brigham St, Plainwell, Michigan 49080
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Allegan County, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 28 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Allegan County, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 10,095
    Disabled Workers: 2,560
    Widowers Workers: 1,395
    Spouses Workers: 840
    Children Workers: 1,380


(updated 2007)



Allegan County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.90%
  • Bush & Cheney 63.11%
  • Other 0.98%



(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 Allegan County, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Allegan County, MI

6.36 % of Allegan County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,012

Michigan Average 5.24 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $50,278

Michigan Average 0.11 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 1.56 % ($40,551 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 1.26 % ($40,250 AGI )
  • Kalamazoo County , MI 0.82 % ($40,391 AGI )
  • Van Buren County , MI 0.42 % ($27,717 AGI )
  • Barry County , MI 0.25 % ($31,961 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.13 % ($62,442 AGI )
  • Muskegon County , MI 0.07 % ($27,000 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.06 % ($60,720 AGI )
  • Berrien County , MI 0.05 % ($32,600 AGI )
  • Ingham County , MI 0.05 % ($29,737 AGI )

Relocation away from Allegan County, MI

6.86 % of Allegan 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 $35,274

Michigan Average 5.98 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,250

Michigan Average 0.06 %

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

  • Ottawa County , MI 1.44 % ($36,279 AGI )
  • Kent County , MI 1.10 % ($30,313 AGI )
  • Kalamazoo County , MI 1.06 % ($30,944 AGI )
  • Van Buren County , MI 0.42 % ($25,802 AGI )
  • Barry County , MI 0.30 % ($34,492 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.08 % ($35,765 AGI )
  • Ingham County , MI 0.06 % ($27,500 AGI )
  • Oakland County , MI 0.05 % ($46,500 AGI )
  • Berrien County , MI 0.05 % ($34,684 AGI )
  • Maricopa County , AZ 0.04 % ($115,500 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 Allegan County, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Allegan County, Michigan


On 06/22/1957, a tornado touched down 1.79 miles from the center of Allegan County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.

On 10/24/1967, a tornado touched down 4.98 miles from the center of Allegan County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 4 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 07/24/1979, a tornado touched down 7.41 miles from the center of Allegan County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.

On 08/06/1998, a tornado touched down 7.76 miles from the center of Allegan County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/31/1954, a tornado touched down 8.07 miles from the center of Allegan County, Michigan. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.



Storms In Allegan County, Michigan

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
10/24/2001, 01:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
07/23/2001, 12:15 pm 0 0 $50K $25K
02/09/2001, 09:00 am 0 0 $100K --
05/18/2000, 07:00 am 0 0 $300K $100K
07/21/1999, 07:00 am 0 0 $10K --
06/20/1997, 06:45 pm 0 4 $2M $5M
         
Hail        
11/09/2005, 01:43 am 0 0 $5K $5K
11/09/2005, 01:35 am 0 0 $5K $5K
11/08/2005, 10:25 pm 0 0 $5K $5K
09/22/2005, 08:46 am 0 0 $5K $5K
07/13/2004, 07:23 pm 0 0 $10K $5K
05/20/2004, 07:10 am 0 0 $15K $10K
05/11/2004, 07:33 pm 0 0 $50K $50K
04/18/2004, 04:45 am 0 0 $10K $25K
03/01/2004, 07:12 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/03/2003, 05:00 pm 0 0 $10K $5K
07/20/2003, 11:35 am 0 0 $50K $25K
05/10/2003, 11:00 pm 0 0 $15K $15K
06/15/2002, 06:00 pm 0 0 $2K $2K
10/24/2001, 11:45 am 0 0 $10K --
08/22/2001, 07:18 am 0 0 $10K --
06/15/2001, 11:53 am 0 0 $10K $10K
06/10/2001, 08:26 pm 0 0 $10K $10K
05/18/2000, 01:26 pm 0 0 $40K $20K
07/28/1999, 07:07 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/28/1999, 07:21 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Lightning        
05/15/1995, 11:00 pm 0 0 $4K --
03/21/1994, 03:45 am 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
10/18/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
08/22/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
07/25/2005, 11:15 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/25/2005, 11:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/25/2005, 10:52 pm 0 0 $75K --
07/25/2005, 10:42 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/25/2005, 10:40 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/28/2004, 03:55 am 0 0 $5K --
07/21/2004, 04:04 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/21/2004, 11:05 am 0 0 $10K --
08/26/2003, 04:15 am 0 0 $5K --
08/26/2003, 03:57 am 0 0 $10K --
07/04/2003, 08:54 am 0 0 $10K $5K
10/06/2002, 07:05 pm 0 0 $3K --
10/06/2002, 07:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/13/2002, 03:35 pm 0 0 $10K --
10/24/2001, 04:15 pm 0 0 $15K --
09/08/2001, 05:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/22/2001, 08:05 am 0 0 $1K --
08/22/2001, 07:30 am 0 0 $25K --
06/12/2001, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
07/09/1999, 01:30 am 0 0 $20K --
07/09/1999, 12:55 am 0 0 $20K --
06/28/1999, 07:25 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/26/1999, 11:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/17/1999, 03:46 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/16/1999, 10:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/16/1999, 10:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
05/16/1999, 06:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/18/1998, 10:22 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/18/1998, 10:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/26/1997, 03:15 am 0 0 $15K --
06/20/1997, 06:40 pm 0 0 $25K --
10/29/1996, 10:05 pm 0 0 $3K --
10/29/1996, 09:36 pm 0 0 $50K --
01/01/1903, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
         



Tornados In Allegan County, Michigan

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1987-07-09 8 50 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1979-07-24 -- 7 -- 0 0 -- --
  1978-05-13 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1976-06-15 12 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1976-03-12 12 83 1 0 1 $250K --
  1975-06-17 -- 33 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1974-06-20 6 20 2 0 0 $250K --
  1963-06-09 2 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1957-06-22 -- 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1956-04-02 15 400 5 14 200 $250K --
  1956-03-05 8 100 2 0 0 $25K --





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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 Allegan County, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Michigan

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
36,233 38,032 41,145 48,000 43,613 45,717 46,122 39,795 40,692 40,909


(updated 2014)



Jails in Allegan County, Michigan


  • Allegan County Jail


    112 North Walnut St., Allegan, MI 49010
    Capacity: 173
    Confined: 167
    Avg. Population: 166
    Year Built: 1963
    Year Renovated: 2003


(updated 2006)



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