For population 25 years and over in Omer:
For population 15 years and over in Omer city:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,301 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (43.6 miles , pop. 61,799).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (121.0 miles , pop. 951,270).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (246.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Twining, MI (2.3 miles) , Standish, MI (2.6 miles ), Turner, MI (2.7 miles) , Au Gres, MI (2.9 miles ), Sterling, MI (2.9 miles ), Prescott, MI (3.3 miles ), Whittemore, MI (3.6 miles ), Skidway Lake, MI (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.05 N, Longitude: 83.85 W
Area code: 989
Population change in the 1990s: -61 (-15.3%).
Work and jobs in Omer: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Omer, Michigan
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Omer-area historical tornado activity is near Michigan state average. It is 7% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/30/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the Omer city center killed one person and injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/30/1976, a category F3 tornado 19.0 miles away from the city center injured 10 people.
Earthquake activity:Omer-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 100% 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 94.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Arenac County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Harry Matuzak - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Omer:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Omer:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Omer and their reported violations in the past:RIVER BEND CAMPGROUND (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Omer that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.1%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 15.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Omer compared to Michigan state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Omer (based on Arenac County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.73%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Omer government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,966 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:
6.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,292 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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Omer fatal accident list:
Mar 30, 1998 08:50 AM, Us-23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 31, 1990 10:09 PM, Main, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 13, 1985 06:45 PM, Main, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 16, 1979 05:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 9,581
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,053
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 10,731
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Omer)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: