For population 25 years and over in Ashley:
For population 15 years and over in Ashley village:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $865 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (31.0 miles , pop. 61,799).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (89.0 miles , pop. 951,270).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (187.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Elsie, MI (2.8 miles ), Ithaca, MI (3.1 miles ), Perrinton, MI (3.2 miles ), Maple Rapids, MI (3.5 miles ), St. Johns, MI (3.7 miles ), Ovid, MI (3.7 miles ), Breckenridge, MI (3.9 miles ), Oakley, MI (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 43.19 N, Longitude: 84.48 W
Area code: 989
Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+1.2%).
Work and jobs in Ashley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ashley, Michigan
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ashley-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 114% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Ashley village center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.2 miles away from the village center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ashley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Michigan state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 27.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gratiot County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jesse Altenburg - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Ashley:
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Public high school in Ashley:
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Public elementary/middle school in Ashley:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ashley and their reported violations in the past:ASHLEY, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 526, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 14.1%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
41 people in nursing homes
Ashley compared to Michigan state average:
Banks with branches in Ashley (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Ashley (based on Gratiot County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Ashley government finances in 2002:
5.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,351 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.53% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,002 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ashley)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashley)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ashley)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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