Ithaca, Michigan

Submit your own pictures of this city and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2017: 2,799 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.7%
 
Males: 1,219  (43.6%)
Females: 1,580  (56.4%)
Median resident age:

40.4 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48847.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,081 (it was $35,045 in 2000)
Ithaca:

$43,081
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,781 (it was $17,291 in 2000)

Ithaca city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $94,719 (it was $67,100 in 2000)
Ithaca:

$94,719
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $96,609; detached houses: $106,323; mobile homes: $16,719

Median gross rent in 2017: $691.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ithaca: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.1%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 34.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 44.8% for two or more races residents)
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2016 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Ithaca, MI (2010)
    • 2,64590.9%White alone
    • 1816.2%Hispanic
    • 321.1%Two or more races
    • 220.8%American Indian alone
    • 170.6%Asian alone
    • 120.4%Black alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Ithaca, Michigan as of February 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ithaca is 124 to 1.


Crime rates in Ithaca by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(32.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(162.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(162.7)
3
(99.2)
6
(199.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
72
(2,342)
68
(2,249)
59
(1,961)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(130.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)174.096.9125.7

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Click on a table row to update graph
City-data.com crime index in Ithaca, MI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
Michigan average:

1.89
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Ithaca, MI forum
Recent posts about Ithaca, Michigan on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Ithaca is mentioned 25 times on our forum:
Top city's in MI  (36 replies)
No wonder so many millennials have left Michigan  (106 replies)
is Grand Rapids, as rough as Detroit?  (106 replies)
Your Michigan retirement destination  (66 replies)
Gay Couple Considering Relocating to Ann Arbor  (14 replies)
Moving to Lansing and getting our fist home  (46 replies)

Latest news from Ithaca, MI collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (17.7%), Irish (14.7%), American (13.8%), English (11.6%), Scottish (4.0%), French Canadian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 4.08 square miles.

Population density: 687 people per square mile   (low).

Ithaca, Michigan map

17 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,738 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,463 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (34.0 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (98.5 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (186.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Alma, MI (2.6 miles ),
St. Louis, MI (2.9 miles ),
Perrinton, MI (2.9 miles ),
Ashley, MI (3.1 miles ),
Breckenridge, MI (3.2 miles ),
Maple Rapids, MI (3.7 miles ),
Carson City, MI (3.8 miles ),
Merrill, MI (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 43.29 N, Longitude: 84.60 W

Area code: 989

Distribution of median household income in Ithaca, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ithaca, MI in 2017
Ithaca satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $139,100
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $104,400
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $98,500
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $218,800
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $127,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $255,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Ithaca, MI residents
Average permit cost in Ithaca, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.1%
Michigan:

4.4%
Historical population in Ithaca, MI
Historical housing units in Ithaca, MI

Population change in the 1990s: +79 (+2.6%).
Most common industries in Ithaca, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (8.4%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Public administration (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.8%)
  • Construction (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (13.4%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.1%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.1%)
  • Truck transportation (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.8%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Ithaca, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (2.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Child care workers (4.5%)
  • Registered nurses (4.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)

Average climate in Ithaca, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Ithaca, Michigan environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Tornado activity:

Ithaca-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 34.2 miles away from the Ithaca city center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ithaca-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 248.3 miles away from Ithaca center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 211.0 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 190.9 miles away from Ithaca 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, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 376.1 miles away from Ithaca 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 353.5 miles away from Ithaca center
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 34.1 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 Gratiot County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
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).
Ithaca topographic map

Main business address for: COMMERCIAL NATIONAL FINANCIAL CORP /MI (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers near Ithaca:

  • DAVITA - ALMA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; ALMA, MI)
  • MICHIGAN MASONIC HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ALMA, MI)
  • MIDMICHIGAN MEDICAL CENTER-GRATIOT Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; ALMA, MI)
  • MIDMICHIGAN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; ALMA, MI)
  • WARWICK LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ALMA, MI)
  • SCHNEPP NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MI)
  • SCHNEPP SENIOR CARE AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MI)

located in Ithaca:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ithaca:

  • Central Michigan University (about 23 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; Full-time enrollment: 22,758)
  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 29 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,763)
  • Baker College of Owosso (about 31 miles; Owosso, MI; FT enrollment: 2,081)
  • Delta College (about 37 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 37 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)
  • Lansing Community College (about 39 miles; Lansing, MI; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • Michigan State University (about 40 miles; East Lansing, MI; FT enrollment: 41,736)

Public high schools in Ithaca:

  • ITHACA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 670, Location: 710 NORTH UNION ST, Grades: 7-12)
  • ITHACA ISCHOOL ALTERNATIVE (Location: 710 N UNION ST, Grades: 8-12)

Private high school in Ithaca:

  • ITHACA SDA SCHOOL (Students: 13, Location: 937 N PINE RIVER ST, Grades: UG-9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ithaca:

  • NORTH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 201 EAST ARCADA ST, Grades: 3-6)
  • SOUTH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 400 WEBSTER ST, Grades: KG-2)

Private elementary/middle school in Ithaca:

  • COUNTRYSIDE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 76, Location: 4308 S LUCE RD, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Ithaca

Library in Ithaca:

  • THOMPSON HOME PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $131,356; Location: 125 WEST CENTER STREET; 27,262 books; 1,021 audio materials; 1,115 video materials; 68 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable locations in Ithaca: Ithaca Station (A), Gratiot County Courthouse (B), Ithaca City Hall (C), Ithaca County Sheriff's Office (D), Ithaca Fire Department (E), Ithaca Police Department (F), Ithaca City Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Ithaca: COMMERCIAL NATIONAL FINANCIAL CORP /MI (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Ithaca include: Seventh-Day Adventist Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), Saint Pauls Apostolic Catholic Church (C), First Presbyterian Church (D), United Brethren Church (E), Ithaca Wesleyan Church (F), Ithaca Baptist Church (G), Ithaca Church of God (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Ithaca include: Woodland Park (1), Jackson Weller House Historical Marker (2), Gratiot County Historical Marker (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Chris Patrick - Football player, Roy Beechler - Football player and coach, James M. Swift - Lawyer.

Gratiot County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

NEWARK MENNONITE CHURCH (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • REED PARK (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTH STAR GOLF COURSE (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HUBSCHER PARK (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • THE FIELDS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JUST-IN-TIME CAMPGROUND (Population served: 45, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JJ RUBY'S (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.4%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.4%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
59 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
46 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Ithaca in 2000:

  • 58 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 29 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Ithaca (2011 data):

  • Firstbank - Alma: Ithaca Branch at 219 East Center Street, branch established on 1995/03/27. Info updated 2011/10/07: Bank assets: $364.0 mil, Deposits: $299.7 mil, headquarters in Alma, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Firstbank Corporation
  • Isabella Bank: Ithaca Branch at 1402 East Center, branch established on 1991/08/01. Info updated 2008/04/07: Bank assets: $1,284.4 mil, Deposits: $960.9 mil, headquarters in Mount Pleasant, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Isabella Bank Corporation
  • Commercial Bank: Ithaca Branch at 101 North Pine River, branch established on 1893/01/01. Info updated 2010/07/19: Bank assets: $374.9 mil, Deposits: $320.7 mil, headquarters in Alma, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Commercial National Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Ithaca:

Marital status in Ithaca, MI
  • Never married: 32.8%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

For population 25 years and over in Ithaca:

  • High school or higher: 89.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Ithaca
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ithaca, MI (based on Gratiot County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,01049
Catholic4,6896
Mainline Protestant2,20720
Other3634
None29,207-
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: 9
Here:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Gratiot County:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

4.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Gratiot County:

9.4%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Gratiot County:

31.5%
State:

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

15.1%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ithaca:

48.3%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ithaca:

44.3%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Ithaca:

29.1
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ithaca:

21.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ithaca:

12.2%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ithaca:

36.0%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

54.8%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.3%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ithaca, 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
Water Supply 5$7,339$17,6140$0
Other and Unallocable 4$11,307$33,9212$624
Streets and Highways 3$5,030$20,1200$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$12,954$51,8163$5,743
Sewerage 2$3,261$19,5660$0
Financial Administration 2$6,998$41,9882$2,584
Other Government Administration 1$4,937$59,2440$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$881
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,107
Local Libraries 0$0 6$5,187
Police - Other 0$0 5$1,401
Totals for Government 20$51,826$31,09620$17,527

Ithaca government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $764,000 ($272.95)
    Regular Highways: $488,000 ($174.35)
    Police Protection: $342,000 ($122.19)
    Sewerage: $258,000 ($92.18)
    Water Utilities: $238,000 ($85.03)
    Local Fire Protection: $208,000 ($74.31)
    Central Staff Services: $132,000 ($47.16)
    General Public Buildings: $111,000 ($39.66)
    Libraries: $109,000 ($38.94)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $76,000 ($27.15)
    Financial Administration: $70,000 ($25.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($1.79)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $158,000 ($56.45)
    Police Protection: $27,000 ($9.65)
    Local Fire Protection: $24,000 ($8.57)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,000,000 ($357.27)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $173,000 ($61.81)

Ithaca government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $344,000 ($122.90)
    Other: $160,000 ($57.16)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $193,000 ($68.95)
    Fines and Forfeits: $99,000 ($35.37)
    Sale of Property: $34,000 ($12.15)
    Special Assessments: $33,000 ($11.79)
    Rents: $20,000 ($7.15)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($4.64)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($3.93)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $317,000 ($113.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $319,000 ($113.97)
    General Local Government Support: $281,000 ($100.39)
    Highways: $264,000 ($94.32)
  • Tax - Property: $1,331,000 ($475.53)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $19,000 ($6.79)
    Other License: $15,000 ($5.36)

Ithaca government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,075,000 ($1455.88)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,015,000 ($1434.44)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,000 ($21.44)

Ithaca government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,244,000 ($1158.99)

5.50% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,314 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Isabella County, MI  0.96% ($29,796 average AGI)
from Montcalm County, MI  0.72% ($31,284)
from Saginaw County, MI  0.33% ($31,106)


6.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,814 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Michigan average:

5.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Isabella County, MI  0.83% ($38,403 average AGI)
to Montcalm County, MI  0.75% ($33,037)
to Clinton County, MI  0.52% ($38,932)
Businesses in Ithaca, MI
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
KFC1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ithaca:

  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WMLM (1520 AM; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MI; Owner: SIEFKER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFYC (1280 AM; 1 kW; ALMA, MI; Owner: JACOM, INC.)
  • WKAR (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ithaca:

  • WQBX (104.9 FM; ALMA, MI; Owner: JACOM, INC.)
  • WUGN (99.7 FM; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WJSZ (92.5 FM; ASHLEY, MI; Owner: CURWOOD BROADCASTING COMPANY, CORP.)
  • WCEN-FM (94.5 FM; HEMLOCK, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMHW-FM (91.5 FM; MT. PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WCMU-FM (89.5 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIV. BD OF TRUSTES)
  • WKAR-FM (90.5 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRSR (103.9 FM; OWOSSO, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQAC (90.9 FM; ALMA, MI; Owner: ALMA COLLEGE)
  • WKMY (92.1 FM; ST. JOHNS, MI; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP)

TV broadcast stations around Ithaca:

  • WCMU-TV (Channel 14; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • W46CR (Channel 46; SAGINAW/MIDLAND, MI; Owner: YONEIDE S. DINZEY)
  • WJRT-TV (Channel 12; FLINT, MI; Owner: FLINT LICENSE SUBSIDIARY CORP.)
  • WSMH (Channel 66; FLINT, MI; Owner: WSMH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WAQP (Channel 49; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WNEM-TV (Channel 5; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W61DK (Channel 61; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • W60CO (Channel 60; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WKAR-TV (Channel 23; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, MICH. STATE UNIV.)
  • WLNS-TV (Channel 6; LANSING, MI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF LANSING, INC.)
  • WBWM-LP (Channel 32; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W22BH (Channel 22; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: OMNIVISION)
  • W24BS (Channel 24; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: OMNIVISION)
  • W26BD (Channel 26; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: OMNIVISION)
  • W30BE (Channel 30; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: OMNIVISION)
  • W39BO (Channel 39; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
  • W45BC (Channel 45; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
  • W51BX (Channel 51; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
  • W55BZ (Channel 55; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
  • W68CN (Channel 68; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
Ithaca fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Ithaca fatal accident list:

Jul 21, 2011 11:10 PM, Center St, Lat: 43.291661, Lon: -84.615636, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 29, 2009 05:18 PM, Us-127, Lat: 43.292061, Lon: -84.582350, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 13, 2008 04:48 PM, 127 Br, Jeffery St, Lat: 43.291610, Lon: -84.603780, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 22, 1995 08:50 PM, 27, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 19, 1987 02:20 AM, 27br, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Apr 13, 1980 00:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 25Number of bridges
  • 161ft / 48.8mTotal length
  • 125,852Total average daily traffic
  • 8,723Total average daily truck traffic
  • 82,592Total future (year 2023) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ithaca, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 61950-1959
  • 101960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ithaca, MI

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Service Call: 1
Fire incident types in Ithaca, MI

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ithaca, MI
Most common first names in Ithaca, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3674.7 years
John3375.3 years
Robert3175.9 years
Mary2480.1 years
Helen2178.7 years
Ruth2080.7 years
James2071.2 years
George1974.7 years
Charles1975.5 years
Kenneth1671.2 years
Most common last names in Ithaca, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3173.6 years
Johnson1875.8 years
Davis1471.9 years
Williams1375.4 years
Allen1282.3 years
Thompson1277.8 years
Peters1285.7 years
Litwiller1275.4 years
Vernon1081.4 years
Clark1074.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ithaca, MI
  • 93.6%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ithaca, MI
  • 85.6%Utility gas
  • 12.2%Electricity
  • 2.2%Other fuel


Ithaca 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 12 pilots and 11 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Scott T. Merchant (2)
  • Jeffery L. Watson (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2020.