Onaway, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 858 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.6%
 
Males: 383  (44.6%)
Females: 475  (55.4%)
Median resident age:  30.1 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 49765.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,568 (it was $20,787 in 2000)
Onaway:

$27,568
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,641 (it was $13,552 in 2000)

Onaway city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,640 (it was $42,700 in 2000)
Onaway:

$57,640
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $62,251; Detached houses: $63,374; Mobile homes: $24,652

Median gross rent in 2013: $474.

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  • Races in Onaway, MI (2010)

    Onaway races chart
    • 83294.5%White alone
    • 192.2%Two or more races
    • 141.6%Hispanic
    • 80.9%American Indian alone
    • 60.7%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Onaway: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.9%), Polish (17.2%), Irish (6.1%), English (6.0%), French (4.2%), Norwegian (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 258 feet

Land area: 1.70 square miles.

Population density: 506 people per square mile   (low).

Onaway,MI real estate house value index trend

Onaway, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Onaway:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 15.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Onaway city:

  • Never married: 36.6%
  • Now married: 39.1%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

7 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Onaway, Michigan as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Onaway to the number of sex offenders is 37 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,108 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $740 (1.9%)

Onaway satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (134.6 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (212.9 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (298.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Millersburg, MI (2.9 miles ), Canada Creek Ranch, MI (3.6 miles ), Wolverine, MI (4.4 miles ), Indian River, MI (4.4 miles ), Rogers City, MI (4.5 miles ), Cheboygan, MI (4.8 miles ), Atlanta, MI (5.0 miles ), Hillman, MI (5.1 miles ).

Latitude: 45.36 N, Longitude: 84.23 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Sturgeon Capital of Michigan

Area code: 989

Onaway household income distribution Onaway home values distribution

Crime rates in Onaway by Year
Type 2001 2003 2010
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 001
per 100,000 0.00.0114.8
Robberies 001
per 100,000 0.00.0114.8
Assaults 211
per 100,000 200.4101.8114.8
Burglaries 7162
per 100,000 701.41,629.3229.6
Thefts 371220
per 100,000 3,707.41,222.02,296.2
Auto thefts 121
per 100,000 100.2203.7114.8
Arson 020
per 100,000 0.0203.70.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 306.5) 235.2191.2255.2

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Crime rate in Onaway detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
Michigan average:

1.74

Onaway tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

11.3%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -53 (-5.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Utilities (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Onaway, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Onaway-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 35.1 miles away from the Onaway city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/4/1957, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 16.0 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Onaway-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 96% 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 329.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 301.8 miles away from Onaway center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 291.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 333.5 miles away from the city 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 178.0 miles away from Onaway center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 495.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Presque Isle County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Marjorie Matthews - United Methodist bishop.

Airports located in Onaway:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Onaway:

  • Northwestern Michigan College (about 78 miles; Traverse City, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,276)
  • Lake Superior State University (about 79 miles; Sault Ste Marie, MI; FT enrollment: 2,242)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 100 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 120 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,763)
  • Delta College (about 125 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Central Michigan University (about 126 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 126 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)

Public high schools in Onaway:

Public elementary/middle schools in Onaway:

Private elementary/middle school in Onaway:

  • ONAWAY ADVENTIST SCHOOL (Students: 10; Location: 21440 M 68 HWY; Grades: 3 - 9)
See full list of schools located in Onaway, School District: ONAWAY AREA COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT

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Notable locations in Onaway: Onaway Area Ambulance Service (A), Onaway Branch Library (B), Onaway Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Onaway include: Saint Paul's Catholic Church (A), Seventh-Day Adventist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), Community of Christ (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Onaway: Edna Lound Recreational Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Northeast Michigan Consortium (20709 State Street).

Presque Isle County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Onaway and their reported violations in the past:

LORENZOS PIZZA PARLOR (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
JOY COMMUNITY CHURCH (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ONAWAY ASSEMBLY OF GOD (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-13-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-13-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-15-2009 to OCT-21-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SCHELLS RESORT (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
THUNDER BAYCOMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • STONEY CREEK RESTAURANT (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST CHUR/SCH (Population served: 120, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.0%
(29.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.3%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
10 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
15 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Onaway compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Onaway (2011 data):

  • Citizens National Bank of Cheboygan: Onaway Branch at 20581 State Street, branch established on 1966/12/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $250.6 mil, Deposits: $228.0 mil, headquarters in Cheboygan, MI, negative income in the last year, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Cnb Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Michigan average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Wood (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Onaway city (based on Presque Isle County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,8724
Evangelical Protestant3,28521
Mainline Protestant9117
Other1682
None5,140-
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: 4
Presque Isle County:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Presque Isle County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Presque Isle County:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

13.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Presque Isle County:

28.5%
Michigan:

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

8.3%
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 1$3,122$37,4641$549
Other Government Administration 1$3,831$45,9720$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,831$45,9720$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,971$23,6520$0
Sewerage 1$3,596$43,1520$0
Water Supply 1$3,162$37,9440$0
Totals for Government 6$19,513$39,0261$549

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $137,000 ($159.67)
    Central Staff Services: $119,000 ($138.69)
    Water Utilities: $107,000 ($124.71)
    Regular Highways: $76,000 ($88.58)
    General Public Buildings: $48,000 ($55.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000 ($43.12)
    General - Other: $32,000 ($37.30)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($18.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $14,000 ($16.32)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($9.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($5.83)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $216,000 ($251.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($16.32)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($40.79)
    All Other: $19,000 ($22.14)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $54,000 ($62.94)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($4.66)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $137,000 ($159.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $159,000 ($185.31)
    Highways: $95,000 ($110.72)
  • Tax - Property: $252,000 ($293.71)

Onaway government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $227,000 ($264.57)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $78,000 ($90.91)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $34,000 ($39.63)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $199,000 ($231.93)
    Other, NEC: $20,000 ($23.31)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($32.63)
    Other, NEC: $24,000 ($27.97)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $23,000 ($26.81)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $242,000 ($282.05)

4.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,774 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
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 Alpena County, MI  0.57% ($26,774 average AGI)
from Cheboygan County, MI  0.48% ($18,308)
from Oakland County, MI  0.24% ($55,154)


4.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,440 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
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 Alpena County, MI  0.90% ($27,612 average AGI)
to Cheboygan County, MI  0.42% ($20,522)
to Emmet County, MI  0.22% ($21,417)

Strongest AM radio stations in Onaway:

  • WHAK (960 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS CITY, MI)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WJML (1110 AM; 10 kW; PETOSKEY, MI)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIDG (940 AM; 5 kW; ST. IGNACE, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WCCW (1310 AM; 15 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WCCW RADIO, INC.)
  • WMKT (1270 AM; 5 kW; CHARLEVOIX, MI; Owner: MACDONALD GARBER BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WCBY (1240 AM; 1 kW; CHEBOYGAN, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKK (750 AM; 1 kW; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: STONE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Onaway:

  • WCML-FM (91.7 FM; ALPENA, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WPHN (90.5 FM; GAYLORD, MI; Owner: NORTHERN CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WGFM (105.1 FM; CHEBOYGAN, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHAK-FM (99.9 FM; ROGERS CITY, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO NETWORK CORPORATION)
  • WFDX (92.5 FM; ATLANTA, MI; Owner: NORTHERN MICHIGAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WTLI (89.3 FM; BEAR CREEK TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: SUPERIOR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLXT (96.3 FM; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: MACDONALD GARBER BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WBLW (88.1 FM; GAYLORD, MI; Owner: GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WKLZ-FM (98.9 FM; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO OF PETOSKEY, INC.)
  • WKPK (106.7 FM; GAYLORD, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO OF GAYLORD, INC.)
  • WMKC (102.9 FM; ST. IGNACE, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WCMW-FM (103.9 FM; HARBOR SPRINGS, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WVXA (96.7 FM; ROGERS CITY, MI; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)
  • WKHQ-FM (105.9 FM; CHARLEVOIX, MI; Owner: MACDONALD GARBER BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WHSB (107.7 FM; ALPENA, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO NETWORK CORPORATION)
  • WKJZ (94.9 FM; HILLMAN, MI; Owner: CARROLL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMJZ-FM (95.3 FM; GAYLORD, MI; Owner: DARBY ADVERTISING, INC.)
  • WDQV (88.5 FM; MACKINAW CITY, MI; Owner: BROADCAST MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Onaway:

  • WCML (Channel 6; ALPENA, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WTOM-TV (Channel 4; CHEBOYGAN, MI; Owner: WPBN/WTOM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • W55CL (Channel 55; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WFUP (Channel 45; VANDERBILT, MI; Owner: ROCKFLEET BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • W34CR (Channel 34; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: FRANK J. CATZ, LIVING TRUST)
  • W41CK (Channel 41; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: FRANK J. CATZ, LIVING TRUST)
  • W39CB (Channel 39; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62CR (Channel 62; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W36CD (Channel 36; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W66CY (Channel 66; PETOSKEY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Onaway fatal accident list:

Oct 26, 1993 08:10 PM, 68, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 3, 1990 09:25 PM, Lynn St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Onaway)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Onaway, MI)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, 3 Mi E On Porter Rd (Lat: 45.358333 Lon: -84.161111), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNTQ504
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.431 MHz, 928.431 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/08/1998, Expiration Date: 05/08/2008, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2008
    Registrant: Phone: (616) 775-5700
  • ONAWAY, Onaway Cell Site (Lat: 45.515556 Lon: -84.232500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 112.4 m, Call Sign: WPNF221
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 11055.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott Iii
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • ONAWAY, Lat: 45.372806 Lon: -84.211389, Call Sign: WQIG393
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.406 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/31/2008, Expiration Date: 01/31/2018, Certifier: Josephe Hefele
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB8YNT, Licensee ID: L00971836
    Grant Date: 02/01/2005, Expiration Date: 03/27/2015
    Registrant: Ross K Brooke, 10743 Mason Road, Onaway, MI 49765
  • Call Sign: WA8IUT
    Grant Date: 02/02/1988, Expiration Date: 02/02/1998, Cancellation Date: 02/03/2000
    Registrant: Roy T Money, Box 157a Rt 2, Onaway, MI 49765
  • Call Sign: KC8UKG, Licensee ID: L00546006
    Grant Date: 07/13/2012, Expiration Date: 07/15/2022, Certifier: Kimberlee A Messer
    Registrant: Kimberlee A White, 19378 Hackett Lake Hwy, Onaway, MI 49765
  • Call Sign: KD8KNO, Licensee ID: L01476939
    Grant Date: 03/23/2009, Expiration Date: 03/23/2019, Certifier: Rick H Mcdowell
    Registrant: Rick H Mcdowell, 10046 M33, Onaway, MI 49765
  • Call Sign: KD8KNP, Licensee ID: L01476940
    Grant Date: 03/23/2009, Expiration Date: 03/23/2019, Certifier: Jeanne D Mcdowell
    Registrant: Jeanne D Mcdowell, 10046 M33, Onaway, MI 49765

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BEECH B23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7617R , Serial Number: M-1240, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 04/25/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Robert C Tucker, 300 S Second St, Onaway, MI 49765

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Onaway, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4872.8 years
William3976.4 years
Charles2876.9 years
Robert2569.3 years
Mary2177.0 years
James2070.7 years
George2076.7 years
Edward1875.4 years
Joseph1876.1 years
Dorothy1780.2 years
Most common last names in Onaway, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1675.9 years
Morgan1279.9 years
Porter1279.4 years
Miller1176.8 years
Tucker961.7 years
Price972.0 years
Burns876.0 years
Mason867.8 years
Brown880.8 years
Brady881.3 years
Businesses in Onaway, MI
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Lane Furniture1
FedEx1Subway1
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