Owendale, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 236 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -20.3%
 
Males: 116  (49.4%)
Females: 120  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  39.8 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48754.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,263 (it was $29,861 in 2000)
Owendale:

$39,263
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,359 (it was $11,985 in 2000)

Owendale village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $55,998 (it was $47,300 in 2000)
Owendale:

$55,998
MI:

$117,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $549.

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  • Races in Owendale, MI (2010)

    Owendale races chart
    • 22894.6%White alone
    • 72.9%Hispanic
    • 52.1%Two or more races
    • 10.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Owendale: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (39.1%), English (7.3%), Italian (5.7%), United States (5.7%), Polish (5.2%), French (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 643 feet

Land area: 0.74 square miles.

Population density: 317 people per square mile   (very low).

Owendale, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Owendale:

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 14.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Owendale village:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 62.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

38 residents are foreign born (13.8% Latin America).

This village:

14.6%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Owendale, Michigan as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Owendale to the number of sex offenders is 119 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $753 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $757 (1.3%)

Owendale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (40.2 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (93.1 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (259.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Gagetown, MI (2.2 miles ), Pigeon, MI (2.7 miles ), Elkton, MI (2.8 miles ), Sebewaing, MI (3.0 miles ), Bay Port, MI (3.1 miles ), Cass City, MI (3.2 miles ), Unionville, MI (3.3 miles ), Bad Axe, MI (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 43.73 N, Longitude: 83.27 W

Area code: 989

Owendale household income distribution Owendale home values distribution

Crime rates in Owendale by Year
Type 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Robberies 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Assaults 010
per 100,000 0.0414.90.0
Burglaries 100
per 100,000 390.60.00.0
Thefts 137
per 100,000 390.61,244.82,941.2
Auto thefts 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Arson 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 261.4) 38.6119.3105.7

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Crime rate in Owendale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.17
Michigan average:

2.01
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.5%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +14 (+5.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (37%)
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Construction (1%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (26%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Owendale, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Owendale-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Michigan state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.3 miles away from the Owendale village center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/12/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Owendale-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 88% 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 212.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 182.0 miles away from Owendale 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 175.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 227.8 miles away from the city 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 383.6 miles away from Owendale 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 93.1 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 Huron 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, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Owendale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Owendale:

  • SEASONS CHANGE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; PIGEON, MI)
  • SCHEURER HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; PIGEON, MI)
  • TENDERCARE CASS CITY (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CASS CITY, MI)
  • HOME AND HOSPICE ADVANTAGE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CASS CITY, MI)
  • HILLS & DALES GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; CASS CITY, MI)
  • DAVITA - CASS CITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; CASS CITY, MI)
  • SUNNY ACRES NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BAD AXE, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Owendale:

  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 37 miles; University Center, MI; Full-time enrollment: 9,021)
  • Delta College (about 38 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 51 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,763)
  • Mott Community College (about 54 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 7,394)
  • University of Michigan-Flint (about 54 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 6,284)
  • Kettering University (about 55 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Baker College Center for Graduate Studies (about 57 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 3,405)

Public high school in Owendale:

Public elementary/middle school in Owendale:

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Notable location: Owendale Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Owendale: United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Owendale: Owendale Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Huron 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 Owendale and their reported violations in the past:

WINDOVER RESORT (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.5%
(22.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 94.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 90.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  11.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
31 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000
10 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Owendale compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.2
Michigan average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

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 Owendale village (based on Huron County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,25037
Catholic6,76516
Mainline Protestant2,89524
Other5805
None15,628-
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
Huron County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Huron County:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Huron County:

7.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

12.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Huron County:

29.4%
Michigan:

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

12.0%
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$1,200
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$844
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$1,063
Water Supply 1$2,489$29,8680$0
Totals for Government 1$2,489$29,86811$3,107

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $27,000 ($114.41)
    Central Staff Services: $24,000 ($101.69)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($93.22)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($72.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($42.37)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($8.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($25.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,000 ($4.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,000 ($46.61)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($38.14)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $21,000 ($88.98)
    All Other: $1,000 ($4.24)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $15,000 ($63.56)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($29.66)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($4.24)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $25,000 ($105.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $43,000 ($182.20)
    Highways: $33,000 ($139.83)
  • Tax - Property: $43,000 ($182.20)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $144,000 ($610.17)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $100,000 ($423.73)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $143,000 ($605.93)
    Other, NEC: $89,000 ($377.12)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $11,000 ($46.61)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($4.24)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $168,000 ($711.86)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $81,000 ($343.22)

3.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,985 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.22%
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 Tuscola County, MI  0.42% ($24,559 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  0.34% ($46,313)
from Oakland County, MI  0.31% ($56,000)


4.16% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,384 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.16%
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 Tuscola County, MI  0.52% ($29,568 average AGI)
to Sanilac County, MI  0.30% ($29,837)
to Bay County, MI  0.27% ($22,231)

Strongest AM radio stations in Owendale:

  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSGW (790 AM; 5 kW; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WLEW (1340 AM; 1 kW; BAD AXE, MI; Owner: THUMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMAX (1440 AM; 5 kW; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: AM MEDIA SERVICES, L.L.C.)
  • WKYO (1360 AM; 1 kW; CARO, MI; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS LC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Owendale:

  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLEW-FM (102.1 FM; BAD AXE, MI; Owner: THUMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIOG (102.5 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIDL (92.1 FM; CARO, MI; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS LC)
  • WUCX-FM (90.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Owendale:

  • WDCP-TV (Channel 35; BAD AXE, MI; Owner: DELTA COLLEGE)
  • WNEM-TV (Channel 5; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W22CC (Channel 22; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W69DW (Channel 69; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Owendale)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA8ADJ, Licensee ID: L00204460
    Grant Date: 04/20/2005, Expiration Date: 06/15/2015, Certifier: Charles W Edler Jr
    Registrant: Charles W Edler Jr, 8245 Sebewaing Rd, Owendale, MI 48754
  • Call Sign: KA8TAC, Licensee ID: L00207078
    Grant Date: 10/20/2005, Expiration Date: 12/08/2015, Certifier: Geraldine A Edler
    Registrant: Geraldine A Edler, 8245 Sebewaing Rd, Owendale, MI 48754

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
Most common first names in Owendale, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1077.3 years
William972.3 years
Mary878.6 years
Elizabeth783.0 years
Edward676.8 years
Mike578.8 years
Arthur558.4 years
George572.2 years
Willard469.8 years
Charles479.0 years
Most common last names in Owendale, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fritz1877.5 years
Mccallum769.6 years
Ellicott577.6 years
Ricker573.4 years
Oconnell569.4 years
Albrecht482.5 years
Schnepp483.2 years
Gettel476.5 years
Russell476.2 years
Finkbeiner482.2 years
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