Augusta, Michigan

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Population in 2019: 899 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 
Males: 444  (49.4%)
Females: 455  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

38.3 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 49012.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $55,467 (it was $44,375 in 2000)
Augusta:

$55,467
MI:

$59,584

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,359 (it was $19,207 in 2000)

Augusta village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $102,886 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Augusta:

$102,886
MI:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $229,105; detached houses: $227,473; townhouses or other attached units: $290,517; in 2-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $166,160; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $199,678; mobile homes: $38,233

Median gross rent in 2019: $796.

March 2019 cost of living index in Augusta: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.7%
(16.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 85.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Augusta, MI (2010)
    • 82192.8%White alone
    • 212.4%Hispanic
    • 171.9%Two or more races
    • 131.5%Black alone
    • 121.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

Races in Augusta detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Augusta, Michigan as of March 03, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Augusta is 92 to 1.


Crime rates in Augusta by year

Type

2012

2014

2015

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(221.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(110.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(110.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(110.3)
4
(442.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(560.5)
7
(772.6)
4
(441.0)
12
(1,326)
14
(1,552)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(112.1)
1
(110.4)
1
(110.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index31.461.834.284.0272.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Augusta, MI

Crime rate in Augusta detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 2 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: American (24.6%), European (13.1%), English (9.8%), Irish (9.0%), German (8.5%), Dutch (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 0.93 square miles.

Population density: 963 people per square mile   (low).

Augusta, Michigan map

13 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.3%
Michigan:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,809 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,053 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Battle Creek, MI (7.8 miles , pop. 53,364).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (87.8 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (124.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

South Gull Lake, MI (2.0 miles ),
Galesburg, MI (2.2 miles ),
Level Park-Oak Park, MI (2.3 miles ),
Greater Galesburg, MI (2.3 miles ),
Richland, MI (2.4 miles ),
Springfield, MI (2.5 miles ),
Climax, MI (2.6 miles ),
Hickory Corners, MI (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.34 N, Longitude: 85.35 W

Area code: 269

Distribution of median household income in Augusta, MI in 2019
Distribution of house value in Augusta, MI in 2019
Augusta satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $68,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $68,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $84,400
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $148,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Augusta, MI residents
Average permit cost in Augusta, MI
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.0%
Michigan:

6.3%
Most common industries in Augusta, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (11.7%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (15.7%)
  • Construction (12.6%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Paper (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Truck transportation (4.5%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Augusta, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.2%)

Average climate in Augusta, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.0. This is about average.

City:

65.0
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Augusta-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Augusta village center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 tornado 18.2 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 44 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Augusta-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Michigan state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 7.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 221.5 miles away from Augusta center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 261.7 miles away from Augusta center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 299.9 miles away from Augusta center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 134.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 295.2 miles away from Augusta center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kalamazoo County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Augusta topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Augusta:

  • FOUNDATION FOR BEHAVIORAL RESOURCES (600 S LINCOLN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Augusta:

  • BATTLE CREEK VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 4 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)
  • EVERGREEN MANOR SENIOR CARE CE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)
  • ARBORIDGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; GALESBURG, MI)
  • LAURELS OF GALESBURG (THE) (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; GALESBURG, MI)
  • LAURELS OF BEDFORD (THE) (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)
  • LAKEVIEW GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)
  • BEHAVIORAL HLTH CTR OF BATTLE CREEK (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)

Amtrak stations near Augusta:

  • 9 miles: BATTLE CREEK (104 CAPITAL AVE. SW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: KALAMAZOO (459 N. BURDICK ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Augusta:

  • Kellogg Community College (about 9 miles; Battle Creek, MI; Full-time enrollment: 4,078)
  • Western Michigan University (about 14 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 20,840)
  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 19 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 7,369)
  • Davenport University (about 37 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 6,955)
  • Spring Arbor University (about 42 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • Calvin College (about 43 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)
  • Cornerstone University (about 47 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 2,573)

Public elementary/middle school in Augusta:

See full list of schools located in Augusta

Library in Augusta:

  • AUGUSTA-ROSS TOWNSHIP DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $142,905; Location: 105 SOUTH WEBSTER STREET; 47,943 books; 2,066 audio materials; 2,360 video materials; 65 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Augusta: Augusta Station (A), Augusta Village Hall (B), McKay's Memorial Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Augusta include: Bible Baptist Church (A), Augusta Fellowship United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Augusta Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Augusta Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Augusta: Park Theatre Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Gull Lake Inn (12500 East D Avenue), Brook Lodge (6535 N. 42nd St), Golf Club at Yarrow (10499 North 48th Street), Brook Lodge Hotel And Conf Resort (6535 N 42nd St).

Kalamazoo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Augusta and their reported violations in the past:

AUGUSTA (Address: 109 W. Clinton Street , Population served: 885, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
ST ANN CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-24-2010), St Public Notif issued (SEP-24-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-24-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-02-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-27-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (4 times from JUN-14-2005 to JUN-24-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-11-2005)
YARROW LAKE BATHROOM (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2009)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Augusta that have no violations reported:

  • YARROW LODGE (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • YARROW SNACK SHOP (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHERMAN LAKE YMCA (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHERMAN LAKE YMCA BARN (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • YARROW CHICORY (Population served: 70, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MAPLE HILLS GOLF COURSE (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • YARROW LARKSPUR (Population served: 32, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

61.6%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

9.9%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Augusta:

Marital status in Augusta, MI
  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 47.7%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

For population 25 years and over in Augusta:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Michigan average:

10.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Augusta, MI (based on Kalamazoo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant37,002118
Mainline Protestant24,15560
Catholic23,8769
Other6,30628
Black Protestant4,14010
Orthodox2751
None154,577-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 41
Kalamazoo County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Kalamazoo County:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Kalamazoo County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Here:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 177
Here:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Kalamazoo County:

27.9%
State:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Kalamazoo County:

14.5%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Augusta:

49.2%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Augusta:

47.7%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Augusta:

21.5%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Augusta:

8.6%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Augusta:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Augusta:

37.2%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Augusta:

57.6%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Augusta, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,004$36,0480$0
Water Supply 1$3,910$46,9200$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,933$35,1961$1,675
Police - Other 0$0 2$423
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$2,313
Totals for Government 3$9,847$39,3885$4,411

Augusta government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $178,000 ($198.00)
    General - Other: $172,000 ($191.32)
    Regular Highways: $73,000 ($81.20)
    Police Protection: $62,000 ($68.97)
    General Public Buildings: $45,000 ($50.06)
    Health - Other: $21,000 ($23.36)
    Financial Administration: $19,000 ($21.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($5.56)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($4.45)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($1.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($2.22)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Sewerage: $43,000 ($47.83)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $366,000 ($407.12)
    Water Utilities: $115,000 ($127.92)
    Regular Highways: $73,000 ($81.20)
    Sewerage: $63,000 ($70.08)
    Police Protection: $62,000 ($68.97)
    Electric Utilities: $16,000 ($17.80)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($4.45)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $238,000 ($264.74)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($10.01)

Augusta government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $6,000 ($6.67)
    Other: $1,000 ($1.11)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($1.11)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $189,000 ($210.23)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $14,000 ($15.57)
    Rents: $11,000 ($12.24)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,000 ($10.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $89,000 ($99.00)
    General Local Government Support: $72,000 ($80.09)
    Other: $1,000 ($1.11)
  • Tax - Property: $307,000 ($341.49)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $14,000 ($15.57)

Augusta government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $500,000 ($556.17)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $385,000 ($428.25)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,000 ($127.92)

Augusta government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,623,000 ($1805.34)

5.93% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($84,333 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
Michigan average:

5.43%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($491 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Van Buren County, MI  0.65% ($47,005 average AGI)
from Calhoun County, MI  0.48% ($41,742)
from Allegan County, MI  0.43% ($42,197)


6.35% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,493 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($496 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Van Buren County, MI  0.62% ($63,000 average AGI)
to Kent County, MI  0.47% ($48,242)
to Allegan County, MI  0.39% ($42,765)

Businesses in Augusta, MI

  • U-Haul: 1
  • YMCA: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Augusta:

  • WKZO (590 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCK (930 AM; 5 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WKLZ (1470 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSN (1660 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; daytime; 4 kW; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRCC (1400 AM; 1 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WOLY (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAMILY NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Augusta:

  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQLR (106.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBXX (95.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WFAT (96.5 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W247AM (97.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZUU (92.3 FM; ALLEGAN, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W258AH (99.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W262AF (100.3 FM; PARCHMENT, MI; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNWN-FM (98.5 FM; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W223AE (92.5 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR COLLEGE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WWKN (104.9 FM; MARSHALL, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBCH-FM (100.1 FM; HASTINGS, MI; Owner: BARRY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQXC-FM (100.9 FM; OTSEGO, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Augusta:

  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WOBC-CA (Channel 20; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W21BS (Channel 21; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGVK (Channel 52; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WSYM-TV (Channel 47; LANSING, MI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WILX-TV (Channel 10; ONONDAGA, MI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WLAJ (Channel 53; LANSING, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WHTV (Channel 18; JACKSON, MI; Owner: SPARTAN-TV, L.L.C.)
  • WOKZ-CA (Channel 50; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Augusta fatal accident list:

Dec 14, 2006 04:10 AM, Sr-96, Lat: 42.334580, Lon: -85.339250, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 24, 2001 11:50 AM, Sr-96, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 23, 1981 10:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 18, 1980 07:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.5mTotal length
  • $360,000Total costs
  • 45,521Total average daily traffic
  • 3,507Total average daily truck traffic
  • 55,931Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Augusta)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Augusta, MI)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Augusta)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: FIREFLY BALLOONS INC FIREFLY 7-15 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 1515E , Serial Number: F7-2016, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 05/13/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 07/16/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Michael A Moore, 8181 N 40th St, Augusta, MI 49012
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 205VV , Serial Number: 24-3068, Year manufactured: 1988, Airworthiness Date: 07/08/1988, Certificate Issue Date: 07/06/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Aawca Wings LLC, 15455 Alister Mackenzie Ave, Augusta, MI 49012
  • Aircraft: KYLE R MEINTS SEAREY LSX (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS2 (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 358KM , Serial Number: 1LK609C, Year manufactured: 2019, Airworthiness Date: 07/22/2019, Certificate Issue Date: 03/06/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Kyle R Meints, 13632 E Fg Ave, Augusta, MI 49012
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-A1F6D (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 487DB , Serial Number: 17701880, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 07/25/2014, Certificate Issue Date: 07/15/2014
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Daniel R Blaskie, 7150 Marsh Ridge Trl, Augusta, MI 49012, Other Owners: Deanna L Blaskie
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 62486 , Serial Number: 17275280, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 09/01/1981, Certificate Issue Date: 08/28/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Betty L Trustee Young, 7360 N 46th St, Augusta, MI 49012
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 7-15 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 7252W , Serial Number: F7-1067, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 03/19/1999, Certificate Issue Date: 04/27/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Dale R Ii Wilson, 8000 N 40th St, Augusta, MI 49012
  • Aircraft: ENGINEERING & RESEARCH 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 93681 , Serial Number: 1004, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Richard H Leiter, Rte 1 Box 152f, Augusta, MI 49012
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/06/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$70,0304$205,2451$159,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$238,4800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$176,3300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0026.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2002
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$78,3501$98,060
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2002 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0026.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Augusta, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Augusta, MI - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 13. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 27 took place in 2003, and the least - 3 in 2007. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Augusta, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (48.7%), and Outside Fires (33.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Augusta, MI
    • 10948.7%Structure Fires
    • 7533.5%Outside Fires
    • 3113.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 94.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Augusta, MI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Augusta, MI
  • 95.1%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Electricity
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Augusta, MI
  • 81.5%Utility gas
  • 16.0%Electricity
  • 2.5%No fuel used


Augusta compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 14 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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