Kaleva, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 467 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.3%
 
Males: 213  (45.7%)
Females: 254  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  51.8 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 49645.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,387 (it was $30,714 in 2000)
Kaleva:

$34,387
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,318 (it was $13,400 in 2000)

Kaleva village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $53,778 (it was $53,000 in 2000)
Kaleva:

$53,778
MI:

$117,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $650.

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  • Races in Kaleva, MI (2010)

    Kaleva races chart
    • 42991.3%White alone
    • 286.0%Hispanic
    • 81.7%Two or more races
    • 30.6%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kaleva: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.7%), Irish (18.8%), English (9.1%), Polish (6.9%), Dutch (6.3%), French (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 225 feet

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 422 people per square mile   (low).

Kaleva,MI real estate house value index trend

Kaleva, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Kaleva:

  • High school or higher: 83.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kaleva village:

  • Never married: 15.5%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 17.6%

4 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.9%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Kaleva, Michigan as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Kaleva to the number of sex offenders is 469 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,274 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,077 (2.2%)

Kaleva satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sheboygan, WI (95.5 miles , pop. 50,792).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (133.4 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (194.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Brethren, MI (2.2 miles ), Bear Lake, MI (2.8 miles ), Copemish, MI (2.9 miles ), Onekama, MI (3.1 miles ), Crystal Mountain, MI (3.3 miles) , Thompsonville, MI (3.3 miles ), Wellston, MI (3.3 miles ), Nessen City, MI (3.5 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $60,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.37 N, Longitude: 86.01 W

Area code: 231

Kaleva household income distribution Kaleva home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.2%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +26 (+5.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (25%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Kaleva, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Kaleva-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the Kaleva village center killed 2 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/26/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kaleva-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 311.2 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 347.0 miles away from Kaleva 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 420.8 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 278.1 miles away from the city 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 396.0 miles away from Kaleva center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 249.0 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 Manistee County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kaleva topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kaleva:

  • MANISTEE COUNTY MEDICAL CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MANISTEE, MI)
  • WEST SHORE MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; MANISTEE, MI)
  • FMC - MANISTEE (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; MANISTEE, MI)

Amtrak stations near Kaleva:

  • 16 miles: MESICK (HWY. 115 AT HWY. 37) - Bus Station
  • 19 miles: BUCKLEY (102 WEXFORD AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kaleva:

  • Northwestern Michigan College (about 35 miles; Traverse City, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,276)
  • Ferris State University (about 55 miles; Big Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,238)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 68 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Muskegon Community College (about 79 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,310)
  • Baker College of Muskegon (about 79 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,293)
  • Central Michigan University (about 82 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 95 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 5,415)

Public elementary/middle school in Kaleva:

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Notable locations in Kaleva: Maple Grove Township Fire Department (A), Kaleva Library (B), Kaleva Depot Museum (C), West Shore Emergency Medical Services House 2 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kaleva include: Bethany Lutheran Church (A), Kaleva Baptist Church (B), Church of the Brethren (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Maple Grove Township Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Kaleva include: Kaleva Roadside Park (1), Battle House Historical Marker (2), Kaleva Historical Marker (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Kaleva Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 14551 Wuoksi Avenue), Dive Michigan LLC (Tours & Charters; 18198 Old 9 Mile Rd).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 79.0. This is about average.

City:

79.0
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.14. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.14
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • LENZ COUNTRY KITCHEN (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.7%
(17.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  60.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.2%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Kaleva compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Kaleva (2011 data):

  • The Huntington National Bank: Kaleva Branch, Kaleva Branch, Kaleva Branch, Kaleva Branch. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • mBank: Kaleva Branch at 4429 Wuoski Avenue, branch established on 2000/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $498.3 mil, Deposits: $410.0 mil, headquarters in Manistique, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Mackinac Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Michigan average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kaleva village (based on Manistee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,1065
Evangelical Protestant2,54522
Mainline Protestant2,32910
Other1113
None14,642-
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: 10
Manistee County:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Manistee County:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Here:

12.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Manistee County:

28.5%
Michigan:

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

14.4%
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 0$0 1$2,100
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$2,925
Streets and Highways 1$15,941$191,2922$1,605
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,050
Totals for Government 1$15,941$191,2927$7,680

5.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,362 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
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 Benzie County, MI  0.39% ($31,486 average AGI)
from Mason County, MI  0.32% ($22,806)
from Grand Traverse County, MI  0.31% ($29,300)


4.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,155 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
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 Mason County, MI  0.46% ($26,591 average AGI)
to Grand Traverse County, MI  0.33% ($32,969)
to Benzie County, MI  0.32% ($22,742)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kaleva:

  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCW (1310 AM; 15 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WCCW RADIO, INC.)
  • WKJF (1370 AM; 5 kW; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: WKJF RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMTE (1340 AM; 1 kW; MANISTEE, MI; Owner: LAKE MICHIGAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kaleva:

  • WCUZ (100.1 FM; BEAR LAKE, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WOUF (92.1 FM; BEULAH, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WIAA (88.7 FM; INTERLOCHEN, MI; Owner: INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS)
  • WTCM-FM (103.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBNZ (99.3 FM; FRANKFORT, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOLW (91.1 FM; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: NORTHERN CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WVXM (97.7 FM; MANISTEE, MI; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)
  • WGFN (98.1 FM; GLEN ARBOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WICA (91.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS)
  • WJZJ (95.5 FM; GLEN ARBOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKAD (93.7 FM; HARRIETTA, MI; Owner: CADILLAC BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLDR-FM (101.9 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WKVK (100.7 FM; HONOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WFCX (94.3 FM; LELAND, MI; Owner: NORTHERN MICHIGAN RADIO, INC.)
  • W201CM (88.1 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WMTE-FM (101.5 FM; MANISTEE, MI; Owner: LAKE MICHIGAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLJN-FM (89.9 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: GOOD NEWS MEDIA, INC.)
  • WNMC-FM (90.7 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN MICHIGAN COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Kaleva:

  • WPBN-TV (Channel 7; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WPBN/WTOM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • W34BZ (Channel 34; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W48BY (Channel 48; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WWTV (Channel 9; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: HERITAGE B/CING COMPANY OF MICHIGAN)
  • W53CC (Channel 53; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W68DD (Channel 68; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62CQ (Channel 62; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Bear Lake 13 1.4 Mi N 3.4 Mi W (Lat: 44.393889 Lon: -86.078139), Call Sign: KNEV248
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.875 MHz, 457.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/17/2011, Expiration Date: 08/19/2021, Certifier: Randy R Sanders
    Registrant: Grand Traverse Mobile Communications, 716 Boon Street, Traverse City, MI 49686, Phone: (231) 947-9851, Fax: (231) 947-9077, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kaleva)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 46262 , Serial Number: 17264179, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 10/22/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Elden B Lautner, 7401 Anderson Rd, Kaleva, MI 49645

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 9
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Kaleva

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kaleva, MI
Most common first names in Kaleva, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2976.7 years
William1477.0 years
George1171.3 years
James1072.6 years
Arthur978.9 years
Esther882.1 years
Edward878.6 years
Frank778.1 years
Edna780.2 years
Harold770.7 years
Most common last names in Kaleva, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1778.9 years
Hilliard1474.7 years
Peterson977.4 years
Lenz979.4 years
Asiala771.4 years
Makinen778.4 years
Fraly756.1 years
Brown671.5 years
Gauthier683.3 years
Wilson681.7 years
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