For population 25 years and over in Canadian Lakes:
For population 15 years and over in Canadian Lakes CDP:
91 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.9% Latin America, 0.9% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,188 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Grand Rapids, MI (46.5 miles , pop. 197,800).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (138.3 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (170.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Mecosta, MI (2.1 miles ), Stanwood, MI (2.7 miles ), Morley, MI (3.1 miles ), Lakeview, MI (3.1 miles ), Big Rapids, MI (3.5 miles ), Barryton, MI (3.8 miles ), Howard City, MI (3.9 miles ), Village of Lake Isabella, MI (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 43.58 N, Longitude: 85.31 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 231
Work and jobs in Canadian Lakes: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Canadian Lakes, Michigan
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Canadian Lakes-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.5 miles away from the Canadian Lakes place center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 142 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Canadian Lakes-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 99% 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 64.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Mecosta County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Canadian Lakes:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.4%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.2% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Canadian Lakes compared to Michigan state average:
Banks with branches in Canadian Lakes (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Canadian Lakes (based on Mecosta County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.14%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,792 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($297 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.93% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,847 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 Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Canadian Lakes)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.