Climax, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 780 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.4%
 
Males: 372  (47.7%)
Females: 408  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  45.4 years
Michigan median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 49034.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $63,053 (it was $44,464 in 2000)
Climax:

$63,053
MI:

$51,084

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $30,125 (it was $18,658 in 2000)

Climax village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $116,222 (it was $92,300 in 2000)
Climax:

$116,222
MI:

$137,500

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $176,181; Detached houses: $182,919; Townhouses or other attached units: $195,156; In 2-unit structures: $147,361; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $165,725; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $84,016; Mobile homes: $36,461

Median gross rent in 2015: $605.

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  • Races in Climax, MI (2010)

    Climax races chart
    • 74196.6%White alone
    • 152.0%Hispanic
    • 60.8%Two or more races
    • 40.5%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Climax: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.7%), English (15.7%), American (11.1%), Irish (11.1%), Dutch (8.3%), French Canadian (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 965 feet

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 759 people per square mile   (low).

Climax,MI real estate house value index trend

Climax, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Climax:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Climax village:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 62.1%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

15 residents are foreign born (1.1% North America, 0.4% Latin America, 0.3% Europe).

This village:

2.0%
Michigan:

6.3%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Climax, Michigan as of August 19, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Climax to the number of sex offenders is 129 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $2,206 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $2,058 (1.7%)

Climax satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Battle Creek, MI (8.5 miles , pop. 53,364).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (80.9 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (123.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Galesburg, MI (2.3 miles ), Greater Galesburg, MI (2.4 miles ), Augusta, MI (2.6 miles ), Springfield, MI (2.8 miles ), Battle Creek, MI (2.9 miles ), Level Park-Oak Park, MI (3.1 miles ), South Gull Lake, MI (3.3 miles ), Comstock Northwest, MI (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 42.24 N, Longitude: 85.34 W

Area code: 269

Climax household income distribution Climax home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +110 (+16.2%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

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

Average climate in Climax, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Climax, Michigan average temperatures Climax, Michigan average precipitation Climax, Michigan humidity Climax, Michigan wind speed Climax, Michigan snowfall Climax, Michigan sunshine Climax, Michigan clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Climax-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.8 miles away from the Climax village center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 tornado 21.0 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:

Climax-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% 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 294.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 219.4 miles away from Climax 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 259.7 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 127.9 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 288.5 miles away from Climax 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 271.6 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 Kalamazoo County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
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 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Climax topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Climax:

  • BATTLE CREEK VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 6 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)
  • ARBORIDGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GALESBURG, MI)
  • LAURELS OF GALESBURG (THE) (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GALESBURG, MI)
  • FOUNDATION FOR BEHAVIORAL RESOURCES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; AUGUSTA, MI)
  • FMC - BATTLE CREEK SOUTH (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)
  • EVERGREEN MANOR SENIOR CARE CE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)
  • LAKEVIEW GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)

Amtrak stations near Climax:

  • 10 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.
  • 14 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 Climax:

  • Kellogg Community College (about 11 miles; Battle Creek, MI; Full-time enrollment: 4,078)
  • Western Michigan University (about 15 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 20,840)
  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 18 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 7,369)
  • Spring Arbor University (about 41 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • Davenport University (about 44 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 6,955)
  • Jackson College (about 49 miles; Jackson, MI; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Calvin College (about 50 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)

Public high schools in Climax:

  • CLIMAX-SCOTTS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 388, Location: 372 SOUTH MAIN ST, Grades: 6-12)
  • CLIMAX-SCOTTS ADULT/ALTERNATIVE ED (Location: 372 SOUTH MAIN ST, Grades: 9-12)
See full list of schools located in Climax

Library in Climax:

  • LAWRENCE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $24,676; Location: 107 NORTH MAIN STREET; 17,888 books; 186 audio materials; 626 video materials; 19 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Climax: Climax Station (A), Lawrence Memorial Library (B), Climax Village Hall (C), Climax Township Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Climax include: Langeland Climax Chapel (A), Climax United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Climax: Daniel B. Eldred House Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 61.8. This is better than average.

City:

61.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.42
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 10.2%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  76.1%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Climax (2011 data):

  • Sturgis Bank & Trust Company: Climax Banking Center at 125 North Main Street, branch established on 1963/08/16. 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 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Michigan average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Climax village (based on Kalamazoo County data)

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.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Kalamazoo County:

27.9%
Michigan:

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

14.5%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.9%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.8%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Climax:

29.2
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.1%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Climax:

8.0%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.8%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

57.6%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.3%
State:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Climax, MI Residents
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 0$0 1$550
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$737
Streets and Highways 2$899$5,3941$179
Parks and Recreation 2$332$1,9921$60
Water Supply 2$443$2,6580$0
Local Libraries 2$155$9301$60
Other and Unallocable 2$4,359$26,1541$516
Totals for Government 10$6,188$7,42613$2,102

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $81,000 ($103.85)
    Water Utilities: $58,000 ($74.36)
    General - Other: $50,000 ($64.10)
    General Public Buildings: $24,000 ($30.77)
    Fire Protection: $20,000 ($25.64)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($24.36)
    Police Protection: $12,000 ($15.38)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($7.69)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($6.41)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($2.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($2.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $28,000 ($35.90)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $88,000 ($112.82)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $22,000 ($28.21)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($25.64)
    General Revenue, NEC: $12,000 ($15.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($38.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $95,000 ($121.79)
    Highways: $55,000 ($70.51)
  • Tax - Property: $103,000 ($132.05)
    NEC: $1,000 ($1.28)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $504,000 ($646.15)

6.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,430 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($143 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Van Buren County, MI  0.59% ($41,607 average AGI)
from Calhoun County, MI  0.49% ($45,195)
from Allegan County, MI  0.42% ($30,121)


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,195 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($256 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.06%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Van Buren County, MI  0.49% ($39,795 average AGI)
to Kent County, MI  0.40% ($36,874)
to Calhoun County, MI  0.36% ($31,221)

Strongest AM radio stations in Climax:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Climax:

  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBXX (95.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQLR (106.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WFAT (96.5 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W223AE (92.5 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR COLLEGE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNWN-FM (98.5 FM; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W247AM (97.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • W258AH (99.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZUU (92.3 FM; ALLEGAN, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W262AF (100.3 FM; PARCHMENT, MI; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WWKN (104.9 FM; MARSHALL, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WKDS (89.9 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: BD OF EDUC SCHOOL DISTR OF CITY)

TV broadcast stations around Climax:

  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WOBC-CA (Channel 20; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W21BS (Channel 21; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WGVK (Channel 52; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • 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)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • David Carter, 13775 Renton Rd; 0.2 Mi N Int Renton Rd & Watkins Rd 3 Mi Ene (Lat: 42.273056 Lon: -85.277778), Type: 51.2, Overall height: 47.2 m, Registrant: 2197604126, , 6302 CONSTITUTION DRIVE
  • Lori Baker, Southwest Of The Intersection Of East Michigan Ave. And South 46th St. 4725c (Lat: 42.275639 Lon: -85.319056), Type: 50.6, Overall height: 50.6 m, Registrant: 6025531053, , 2390 CAMELBACK ROAD, STE. 300
  • Robert L Robeski, 13775 Renton Rd; 0.2 Mi N Int Renton Rd & Watkins Rd 3 Mi Ene (Lat: 42.273056 Lon: -85.277778), Type: 51.2, Overall height: 47.2 m, Registrant: 7324049360, , 517 ROUTE ONE SOUTH, SUITE 5000
  • Edward G Roach, 13775 Renton Rd; 0.2 Mi N Int Renton Rd & Watkins Rd 3 Mi Ene (Lat: 42.273056 Lon: -85.277778), Type: 51.2, Overall height: 47.2 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • 13775 Renton Rd; 0.2 Mi N Int Renton Rd & Watkins Rd (Lat: 42.273056 Lon: -85.277778), Type: 51.2, Overall height: 47.2 m, Registrant: 2197604126, , 6302 CONSTITUTION DRIVE
  • 13775 Renton Rd; 0.2 Mi N Int Renton Rd & Watkins Rd 3 Mi Ene (Lat: 42.273056 Lon: -85.277778), Type: 51.2, Overall height: 47.2 m, Registrant: 2197604126, , 6302 CONSTITUTION DRIVE
  • Battle Creek "z" Cell Site (Lat: 42.268056 Lon: -85.276111), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 60.6 m, Registrant: 3183889500, Celleng@iamerica.Net, 100 CENTURY PARK DRIVE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1400 Carver Rd (Lat: 42.264222 Lon: -85.249444), Call Sign: KYR262
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHzGrant Date: 01/27/2005, Expiration Date: 03/19/2015, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2015, Certifier: Frank SutfinRegistrant: Roe Comm., Inc., 1400 Ramona Avenue, Portage, MI 49002, Phone: (269) 327-1045
  • Lat: 42.252944 Lon: -85.269528, Call Sign: WQSM400
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.140 MHz, 159.975 MHzGrant Date: 10/30/2013, Expiration Date: 10/30/2023, Certifier: Frank SutfinRegistrant: Roe-Comm, Inc., 1400 Ramona Avenue, Portage, MI 49002, Phone: (269) 327-1045, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • DE73XC956, 124 1/2 N. Main Street (Lat: 42.238667 Lon: -85.337111), Type: Mast, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQQF528
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 11/27/2022, Cancellation Date: 05/27/2014, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • DE73XC956, 124 1/2 N. Main Street (Lat: 42.238667 Lon: -85.337111), Type: Mast, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQUP971
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/08/2014, Expiration Date: 09/08/2024, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • STATION, Grand Trunk Railroad Mile Post 164.98 (Lat: 42.239472 Lon: -85.337472), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WAA744
    Assigned Frequencies: 6665.00 MHz, 6705.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/28/1997, Expiration Date: 09/03/2002, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2002Registrant: Phone: (616) 966-5105
  • CLIMAX, 118 Telecom Drive (Lat: 42.238917 Lon: -85.334972), Overall height: 48.2 m, Call Sign: WHQ820
    Assigned Frequencies: 6152.75 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHzGrant Date: 03/24/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2013, Certifier: Karen ZachariaRegistrant: Mci Communications, 15 Chestnut Street, Worcester, MA 01609, Phone: (508) 791-1152, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Climax)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1327Y , Serial Number: 17249027, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 11/24/1961
    Registrant (Corporation): Hangar 20 Flying Club LLC, 355 S Main St, Climax, MI 49034
  • Aircraft: SMITH RONALD D CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 157RS , Serial Number: CH2-0104-2429, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 10/09/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry L Baker, 6379 S 47th St, Climax, MI 49034
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3898S , Serial Number: 17251098, Airworthiness Date: 01/03/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Hangar 20 Flying Club LLC, 355 S Main St, Climax, MI 49034
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7608M , Serial Number: 55908, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 02/20/1959
    Registrant (Corporation): Hangar 20 Flying Club LLC, 355 S Main St, Climax, MI 49034

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$106,220
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0034.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

CLIMAX MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 14253 EAST ON AVENUE , Population served: 198, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-07-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-20-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • CLIMAX (Population served: 767, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Climax

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Climax, MI
Most common first names in Climax, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1669.6 years
George1373.8 years
Robert1269.6 years
John1069.4 years
Frank976.3 years
Mary977.9 years
Charles677.2 years
William670.3 years
Olive480.2 years
Edwin477.5 years
Most common last names in Climax, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith783.3 years
Graham685.7 years
Pierce577.0 years
Guile462.5 years
Hayward469.2 years
Drallette479.5 years
Harrison474.3 years
Machin476.0 years
Sinclair485.7 years
Vosburg478.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Climax compared to Michigan 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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