Bronson, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 2,332 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.7%
 
Males: 1,066  (45.7%)
Females: 1,266  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 49028.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,786 (it was $32,035 in 2000)
Bronson:

$29,786
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,842 (it was $17,023 in 2000)

Bronson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $68,743 (it was $64,400 in 2000)
Bronson:

$68,743
MI:

$117,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $585.

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  • Races in Bronson, MI (2010)

    Bronson races chart
    • 1,91781.6%White alone
    • 36215.4%Hispanic
    • 361.5%Two or more races
    • 180.8%Black alone
    • 90.4%Asian alone
    • 70.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bronson: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.1%), Polish (12.6%), English (8.0%), Irish (7.6%), French (4.9%), United States (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 910 feet

Land area: 1.36 square miles.

Population density: 1,719 people per square mile   (low).

Bronson,MI real estate house value index trend

Bronson, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Bronson:

  • High school or higher: 83.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bronson city:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 18.9%

152 residents are foreign born (4.6% Latin America).

This city:

6.6%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Bronson, Michigan as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bronson to the number of sex offenders is 102 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,376 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,128 (1.8%)

Bronson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Battle Creek, MI (30.3 miles , pop. 53,364).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (55.1 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (128.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Burr Oak, MI (2.6 miles ), Colon, MI (3.0 miles ), Sherwood, MI (3.0 miles ), Orland, IN (3.2 miles ), Coldwater, MI (3.3 miles ), Sturgis, MI (3.5 miles ), Union City, MI (3.7 miles ), Athens, MI (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 41.87 N, Longitude: 85.19 W

Area code: 517

Bronson household income distribution Bronson home values distribution

Crime rates in Bronson by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.042.60.0
Rapes 15120101112
per 100,000 41.1204.242.184.20.043.60.045.142.642.685.5
Robberies 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 22215145202
per 100,000 82.281.784.142.1213.743.6177.1225.685.20.085.5
Burglaries 971237815912613
per 100,000 369.8285.8504.8126.3299.1348.7664.3406.1511.3255.4555.6
Thefts 8153784458274828523750
per 100,000 3,327.92,164.13,281.41,852.62,478.61,177.02,125.81,263.52,215.61,575.12,136.8
Auto thefts 41122010002
per 100,000 164.340.842.184.285.50.044.30.00.00.085.5
Arson 00200100001
per 100,000 0.00.084.10.00.043.60.00.00.00.042.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.9) 230.5301.3229.5172.2176.6119.8177.5166.7182.7208.3225.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Bronson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +104 (+4.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in Bronson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bronson, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bronson-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the Bronson city center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 10.7 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 41 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bronson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 276.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 101.9 miles away from Bronson center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 209.0 miles away from the city 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 249.2 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 262.2 miles away from Bronson center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 254.3 miles away from the city 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 Branch County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bronson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bronson:

  • HOSPICE OF STURGIS (Hospital, about 12 miles away; STURGIS, MI)
  • COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER OF BRANCH COUNTY Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • FMC - COLDWATER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • FROH COMMUNITY HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; STURGIS, MI)
  • BRANCH-HILLSDALE-ST JOSEPH HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • STURGIS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; STURGIS, MI)
  • LAURELS OF COLDWATER,THE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bronson:

  • Kellogg Community College (about 32 miles; Battle Creek, MI; Full-time enrollment: 4,078)
  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 35 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 7,369)
  • Western Michigan University (about 36 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 20,840)
  • Spring Arbor University (about 41 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • Jackson College (about 46 miles; Jackson, MI; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (about 53 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 10,126)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 55 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)

Public high school in Bronson:

Public elementary/middle schools in Bronson:

Private elementary/middle schools in Bronson:

  • ST MARY'S ASSUMPTION SCHOOL (Students: 65; Location: 204 ALBERS RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • GOLDEN RULE SCHOOL (Students: 26; Location: 830 PLEASANT HILL RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
See full list of schools located in Bronson, School District: BRONSON COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT

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Notable locations in Bronson: Bronson Station (A), Bronson Fire Department (B), Bronson Police Department (C), Bronson Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bronson include: Church of Christ at Bronson (A), First United Methodist Church (B), First Congregational Church (C), First Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Bronson include: Bronson Public Library Historical Marker (1), Douglas Park (2), Greenwald Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Branch 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 Bronson and their reported violations in the past:

BRONSON (Population served: 2,421, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
PLEASANT HILL MISSION CHURCH (Population served: 190, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
L.MAYER GREAT LAKES GLADS, INC (Population served: 85, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • HONEY LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.9%
(32.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.7% for American Indian residents, 12.2% for other race residents, 8.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.1%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
16 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Bronson, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Bronson compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income below 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 significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Bronson (2011 data):

  • Century Bank and Trust: Bronson Branch at 106 East Chicago Road, branch established on 1993/09/27. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $250.6 mil, Deposits: $219.7 mil, headquarters in Coldwater, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Century Financial Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Bronson Branch at 120 West Chicago Road, branch established on 1969/07/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Sturgis Bank & Trust Company: Bronson Banking Center at 863 West Chicago, branch established on 1997/12/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $314.3 mil, Deposits: $234.6 mil, headquarters in Sturgis, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Sturgis Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Michigan average:

11.0

Bronson travel time to work - commute Bronson mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (90%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bronson city (based on Branch County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,9853
Evangelical Protestant5,13240
Mainline Protestant2,55813
Other1,0375
None30,536-
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: 4
Branch County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Branch County:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Branch County:

3.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.5%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Branch County:

29.8%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.5%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$3,246$19,4760$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,264$43,58410$2,023
Police Protection - Officers 4$15,311$45,9332$1,063
Police - Other 0$0 3$509
Streets and Highways 5$18,225$43,7400$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,074$18,4440$0
Sewerage 3$4,611$18,4440$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 5$686
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$7,963$31,8520$0
Water Supply 2$3,074$18,4440$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 10$6,798
Totals for Government 23$62,768$32,74930$11,079

Bronson government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $20,000 ($8.58)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $375,000 ($160.81)
    Regular Highways: $309,000 ($132.50)
    Sewerage: $165,000 ($70.75)
    Housing & Community Development: $156,000 ($66.90)
    Central Staff Services: $148,000 ($63.46)
    General - Other: $119,000 ($51.03)
    Water Utilities: $99,000 ($42.45)
    Parks & Recreation: $93,000 ($39.88)
    Fire Protection: $40,000 ($17.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $83,000 ($35.59)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $633,000 ($271.44)

Bronson government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $285,000 ($122.21)
    Housing & Community Development: $93,000 ($39.88)
    All Other: $38,000 ($16.30)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $166,000 ($71.18)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $47,000 ($20.15)
    Interest Earnings: $43,000 ($18.44)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.43)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $189,000 ($81.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $373,000 ($159.95)
    Highways: $166,000 ($71.18)
  • Tax - Property: $571,000 ($244.85)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.43)

Bronson government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,334,000 ($572.04)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $50,000 ($21.44)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,238,000 ($530.87)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $46,000 ($19.73)

Bronson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,239,000 ($531.30)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,216,000 ($521.44)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $18,000 ($7.72)

4.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,652 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
Michigan average:

5.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Calhoun County, MI  0.80% ($28,119 average AGI)
from Hillsdale County, MI  0.53% ($23,595)
from St. Joseph County, MI  0.46% ($25,972)


5.16% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,653 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
Michigan average:

5.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Calhoun County, MI  0.81% ($29,555 average AGI)
to Hillsdale County, MI  0.51% ($26,593)
to Kalamazoo County, MI  0.30% ($27,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bronson:

  • WTVB (1590 AM; 5 kW; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WMSH-FM (99 AM; 1 kW; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WKLZ (1470 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCK (930 AM; 5 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WQSN (1660 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKZO (590 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WMSH (1230 AM; 1 kW; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bronson:

  • WCVM (94.7 FM; BRONSON, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WBOI (91.3 FM; ORLAND, IN; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NORTHEAST INDIANA, INC)
  • WMSH-FM (99.3 FM; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNWN-FM (98.5 FM; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTHD (105.5 FM; LAGRANGE, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLKI (100.3 FM; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQKO (91.9 FM; HOWE, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WEAX (88.3 FM; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLKM-FM (95.9 FM; THREE RIVERS, MI; Owner: IMPACT RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Bronson:

  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
Bronson fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Bronson fatal accident list:

Oct 1, 2005 08:50 PM, Us-12, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 1981 02:40 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 12, 1981 03:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 25, 1977 11:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Dec 16, 1977 03:05 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bronson)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 141 S Matteson (Lat: 41.876722 Lon: -85.194417), Call Sign: KNEH506
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022
    Registrant: Williams Electronics, 702 W 155 S, Angola, IN 46703, Phone: (260) 665-7499, Fax: (260) 665-8864, Email:
  • Lat: 41.859167 Lon: -85.185833, Call Sign: WQBH763
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/08/2004, Expiration Date: 10/08/2014, Certifier: Larry J Sikorski
    Registrant: Roe-Comm Inc, 1400 Ramona Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49002, Phone: (269) 327-1045, Fax: (269) 327-8784
  • Lat: 41.880611 Lon: -85.206917, Call Sign: WQGJ612
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.662 MHz, 460.712 MHz, 460.762 MHz, 460.812 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/07/2007, Expiration Date: 02/07/2017, Certifier: Matt O Dell
    Registrant: Radio Communications Inc, 176 Meachem, Battle Creek, MI 49015, Phone: (616) 963-4171, Fax: (616) 963-2426, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • BRONSON, 548 Union St. (Lat: 41.875333 Lon: -85.202750), Type: Tank, Structure height: 29.9 m, Overall height: 35.1 m, Call Sign: WPQL887
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.950 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/25/2010, Expiration Date: 06/01/2020, Certifier: Signature On File
    Registrant: Radio Communications Inc., 176 Meachem Ave., Battle Creek, MI 49015, Phone: (616) 963-4171, Fax: (616) 963-2426
  • BRONSON, Bronson Cell Site (Lat: 41.880972 Lon: -85.214528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQPV305
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/22/2012, Expiration Date: 08/22/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • BRONSON, Gibbs And Comm Rds (Lat: 41.912528 Lon: -85.243306), Overall height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WDU456, Licensee ID: L00004404
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/1992, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 06/20/2000
    Registrant: Gte North Incorporated, Mc:hqb07a12, Irving, TX 75015-2210

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bronson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1352F , Serial Number: 17254847, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 07/08/1966
    Registrant (Corporation): Dtm Enterprises Inc, 319 E Grant St, Bronson, MI 49028
  • Aircraft: DOUGLAS DC-7B (Category: Land, Engines: 4, Seats: 102, Weight: 20,000+ Pounds, Speed: 232 mph), Engine: WRIGHT TC18DA SERIES (3250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6311J , Serial Number: 45155, Year manufactured: 1957
    Registrant (Individual): Richard R Wellman, 256 Hiska Rt 2 Bronson Michigan, Bronson, MI 49028
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6776H , Serial Number: 19990, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/10/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Brian H Wilber, 234 Dandy Dr, Bronson, MI 49028
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 772RA , Serial Number: 17270013, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/08/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Kehmeyer Aviation LLC, 670 W Chicago Rd, Bronson, MI 49028
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8369J , Serial Number: 15066269, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 02/11/1967
    Registrant (Corporation): Dtm Enterprises Inc, 319 E Grant St, Bronson, MI 49028
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 84485 , Serial Number: 7AC-3187, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/26/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry Leroy Nelson, 590 Himebaugh Rd, Bronson, MI 49028

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Bronson, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4282.2 years
John4275.4 years
George3375.4 years
Charles3075.8 years
Helen2779.7 years
Frank2774.1 years
William2571.5 years
Dorothy2176.0 years
Robert2168.2 years
Paul1971.5 years
Most common last names in Bronson, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smoker2581.2 years
Smith2375.5 years
Sikorski2082.6 years
Fair1881.2 years
Hoard1870.5 years
Kolassa1876.8 years
Yesh1778.9 years
Losinski1683.1 years
Herman1476.8 years
Kibiloski1381.8 years

Businesses in Bronson, MI

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