For population 25 years and over in Luther:
For population 15 years and over in Luther village:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,167 (2.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Grand Rapids, MI (74.6 miles , pop. 197,800).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (132.8 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (182.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Le Roy, MI (3.4 miles ), Tustin, MI (3.5 miles ), Baldwin, MI (3.6 miles ), Reed City, MI (3.8 miles ), Hersey, MI (4.2 miles ), Harrietta, MI (4.3 miles) , Cadillac, MI (4.5 miles ), Evart, MI (4.8 miles ).
Latitude: 44.04 N, Longitude: 85.68 W
Area code: 231
Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-1.7%).
Work and jobs in Luther: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Luther, Michigan
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Luther-area historical tornado activity is below Michigan state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.4 miles away from the Luther village center killed 2 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 53.1 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lake County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Amtrak station near Luther:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Luther:
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Public elementary/middle school in Luther:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Luther and their reported violations in the past:LUTHER LIONS CLUB (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MICHIGAN CONFERENCE CAMP ASSN. (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LUTHER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PINE RIVER PADDLE SPORTS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TWIN CREEK INN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:JOYCES TAVERN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:LOGGER'S LANDING (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LUTHER SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 49.9%
(45.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Luther compared to Michigan state average:
Banks with branches in Luther (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Luther (based on Lake County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.95%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,895 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.51% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,945 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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TV broadcast stations around Luther:
Luther fatal accident list:
Nov 12, 1994 02:21 AM, Spring St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 2
Apr 3, 1991 02:41 PM, State St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2014.