U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Parchment, Michigan forum City-Data.com Homepage

Parchment, Michigan



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Parchment, MI housing info, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, MI smaller cities, MI small cities, All Cities.


Parchment: winter morning
 

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map



Current weather forecast for Parchment, MI
Population in 2012: 1,830 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.5%
 

Males: 848  (46.3%)
Females: 982  (53.7%)

Median resident age:  38.5 years
Michigan median age:  40.9 years

Zip codes: 49004.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,600 (it was $40,074 in 2000)
Parchment:

$36,600
MI:

$46,859
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,531

Parchment city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $102,529 (it was $91,900 in 2000)
Parchment:

$102,529
MI:

$115,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $109,038; Detached houses: $110,397; Townhouses or other attached units: $66,750

Median gross rent in 2012: $676.

Parchment, MI residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Parchment races chart
  • White alone - 1,642 (79.3%)
  • Two or more races - 167 (8.1%)
  • Black alone - 146 (7.0%)
  • Hispanic - 78 (3.8%)
  • Asian alone - 17 (0.8%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 17 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Parchment: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Parchment, MI forum
Recent posts about Parchment, Michigan on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Parchment is mentioned 27 times on our forum:
Opinion of Burke Acres neighborhood and Parchment? (NE Kalamazoo)  (1 reply)
Family planning on moving to MI  (136 replies)
school districts and communities in Kalamazoo County  (4 replies)
Is Beacon Street kalamazoo a good area?  (5 replies)
Kalamazoo housing?  (9 replies)
50 people attack man on bike in K'zoo  (122 replies)

Latest news from Parchment, MI collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: Irish (15.3%), German (13.1%), English (11.2%), Dutch (9.3%), Scottish (3.5%), United States (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 790 feet

Land area: 0.86 square miles.

Population density: 2,140 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Parchment,MI real estate house value index trend





Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Parchment, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Parchment:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 14.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Parchment city:

  • Never married: 36.9%
  • Now married: 42.9%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

28 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.4%
Michigan:  6.1%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Parchment, Michigan as of September 30, 2013.
The ratio of number of residents in Parchment to the number of sex offenders is 915 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,490 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,500 (2.2%)

Parchment satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kalamazoo, MI (3.3 miles , pop. 77,145).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (89.2 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (113.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Eastwood, MI (1.4 miles ), Comstock Northwest, MI (1.6 miles ), Kalamazoo, MI (1.8 miles ), Westwood, MI (1.9 miles ), Richland, MI (2.6 miles ), Greater Galesburg, MI (2.8 miles ), Galesburg, MI (2.8 miles ), Portage, MI (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $126,800
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $131,500
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $112,200
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $176,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $176,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $176,100
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.33 N, Longitude: 85.57 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 269

Parchment household income distribution Parchment home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Parchment by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2020100211
per 100,000 102.80.0105.20.054.60.00.0111.055.755.8
Robberies 2011001001
per 100,000 102.80.052.653.00.00.056.20.00.055.8
Assaults 1323338485
per 100,000 51.4153.2105.2159.0163.7165.9449.9222.1445.7279.2
Burglaries 37252481812
per 100,000 154.2357.5105.2265.0109.1221.2449.955.5445.7670.0
Thefts 39383260507855586626
per 100,000 2004.11940.81683.33179.72727.84314.23093.43220.43676.91451.7
Auto thefts 3201012142
per 100,000 154.2102.10.053.00.055.3112.555.5222.8111.7
Arson 0110000012
per 100,000 0.051.152.60.00.00.00.00.055.7111.7
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.0) 234.1146.1202.1204.2199.5233.1280.0279.3340.7238.8

(click on a table row to update graph)

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Parchment detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 6 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Michigan average:

1.88

This city's Wikipedia profile

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.3%
Michigan:

9.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -80 (-4.0%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (14%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Parchment, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Parchment-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the Parchment city center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.9 miles away from the city center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Parchment-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 99% 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 59.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kalamazoo County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Parchment topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Parchment:

  • BORGESS MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, about 2 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • BORGESS GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • FMC - GULL ROAD (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)

Political contributions by individuals in Parchment, MI

Airports located in Parchment:

Amtrak stations near Parchment:

  • 3 miles: KALAMAZOO (459 N. BURDICK ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service.
  • 20 miles: BATTLE CREEK (104 CAPITAL AVE. SW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parchment:

  • Western Michigan University (about 4 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; Full-time enrollment: 18,067)
  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 9 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 5,240)
  • Kellogg Community College (about 20 miles; Battle Creek, MI; FT enrollment: 2,053)
  • Davenport University (about 37 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 3,488)
  • Calvin College (about 42 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 3,895)
  • Hope College (about 43 miles; Holland, MI; FT enrollment: 3,114)
  • Grand Rapids Community College (about 45 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 7,546)

Public high school in Parchment:

Public elementary/middle schools in Parchment:

See full list of schools located in Parchment

Library in Parchment:

  • PARCHMENT COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $540,878; Location: 401 SOUTH RIVERVIEW DRIVE; 49,279 books; 2,659 audio materials; 1,454 video materials; 8 local licensed databases; 46 other licensed databases; 141 print serial subscriptions)

Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable locations in Parchment: Parchment Fire Station (A), Parchment Police Department (B), Parchment Community Library (C), Parchment Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Parchment include: New Life Fellowship Church of God (A), Saint Ambrose Catholic Church (B), Parchment United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Parchment: Kindleberger Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Kalamazoo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  Ozone  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.8. This is about average.
City:

33.8
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.0
U.S.:

9.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.7%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.2% for Black residents, 46.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 34.8% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Parchment, MI


10 people in other group homes in 2000

Parchment compared to Michigan state average:

Parchment, Michigan environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.


Back to the top

Banks with branches in Parchment (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Parchment Branch at 317 South Riverview Drive, branch established on 1946/09/30. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Parchment travel time to work - commute


Parchment mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Parchment city (based on Kalamazoo County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.30%
Here35.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchReformed Church in AmericaUnited Methodist Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentChristian Reformed Church in North America
Adherents25.1%11.3%8.7%7.5%6.8%
Congregations5.1%9.1%11.9%3.4%8.5%
Name Charismatic Churches IndependentPresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran ChurchOther
Adherents4.3%3.0%2.9%2.7%27.7%
Congregations0.6%2.8%2.8%2.3%53.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 41
This county:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Kalamazoo County:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Kalamazoo County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
This county:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 177
Kalamazoo County:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.9%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Kalamazoo County:

14.5%
State:

13.4%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,454$41,4481$586
Other Government Administration 2$7,702$46,2128$835
Police Protection - Officers 3$10,494$41,9764$2,476
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,369
Firefighters 0$0 19$3,178
Streets and Highways 1$3,616$43,3920$0
Sewerage 1$3,288$39,4561$686
Parks and Recreation 1$3,046$36,5520$0
Water Supply 1$3,288$39,4561$686
Other and Unallocable 3$9,139$36,5567$149
Totals for Government 13$44,027$40,64042$9,965

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $409,000 ($223.50)
    Regular Highways: $302,000 ($165.03)
    Police Protection: $294,000 ($160.66)
    Water Utilities: $194,000 ($106.01)
    Sewerage: $184,000 ($100.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $113,000 ($61.75)
    Fire Protection: $62,000 ($33.88)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $300,000 ($163.93)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $90,000 ($49.18)
    Transit Utilities: $7,000 ($3.83)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($1.09)
    General: $1,000 ($0.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $23,000 ($12.57)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($1.09)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.55)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $748,000 ($408.74)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $173,000 ($94.54)
    All Other: $3,000 ($1.64)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $263,000 ($143.72)
    General Revenue, NEC: $95,000 ($51.91)
    Rents: $6,000 ($3.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $208,000 ($113.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $221,000 ($120.77)
    Highways: $125,000 ($68.31)
  • Tax - Property: $613,000 ($334.97)
    NEC: $100,000 ($54.64)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $3,100,000 ($1693.99)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,720,000 ($939.89)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,087,000 ($593.99)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,900,000 ($1584.70)
    Other, NEC: $393,000 ($214.75)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $200,000 ($109.29)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $240,000 ($131.15)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $595,000 ($325.14)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,056,000 ($577.05)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,900,000 ($1584.70)

6.66% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,683 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
Michigan average:

5.24%

0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($464 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.22%
Michigan average:

0.10%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Van Buren County, MI  0.67% ($33,900 average AGI)
from Allegan County, MI  0.50% ($30,944)
from Calhoun County, MI  0.50% ($41,885)


7.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,323 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
Michigan average:

5.98%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($512 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.06%
Michigan average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Van Buren County, MI  0.67% ($42,190 average AGI)
to Calhoun County, MI  0.40% ($34,765)
to Kent County, MI  0.39% ($31,836)

Strongest AM radio stations in Parchment:

  • WKZO (590 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WKLZ (1470 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSN (1660 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKPR (1420 AM; 1 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; daytime; 4 kW; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WBCK (930 AM; 5 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAKV (980 AM; 1 kW; OTSEGO, MI; Owner: VINTAGE RADIO ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WPNW (1260 AM; 10 kW; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: LANSER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Parchment:

  • WAYK (88.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • W262AF (100.3 FM; PARCHMENT, MI; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • W258AH (99.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • W247AM (97.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WQLR (106.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFAT (96.5 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDS (89.9 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: BD OF EDUC SCHOOL DISTR OF CITY)
  • W219CA (91.7 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WZUU (92.3 FM; ALLEGAN, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WQXC-FM (100.9 FM; OTSEGO, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGRD-FM (97.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WCSG (91.3 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY.)
  • WBXX (95.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Parchment:

  • WGVK (Channel 52; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WOKZ-CA (Channel 50; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)
  • WOBC-CA (Channel 20; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W21BS (Channel 21; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Parchment fatal accident list:

Nov 12, 1998 01:41 PM, Riverview Dr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Parchment)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 650 S Riverview (Lat: 42.325028 Lon: -85.576389), Call Sign: KNGJ624
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.430 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/29/2013, Expiration Date: 04/18/2023
    Registrant: City Of Parchment, 650 S. Riverview Dr., Parchment, MI 49004, Phone: (269) 349-3785, Fax: (269) 345-5441, Email:
  • 307 N Riverview Dr (Lat: 42.329472 Lon: -85.568889), Call Sign: KLF742, Licensee ID: L00661935
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.285 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/01/1998, Expiration Date: 06/17/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003
    Registrant: Parchment Schools, 520 N Orient St, Parchment, MI 49004
  • Lat: 42.328833 Lon: -85.569278, Call Sign: WQEA955
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.3400 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/19/2005, Expiration Date: 12/19/2015, Certifier: Kristy Mattern
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, N3211 County Rd H, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 248-3000, Fax: (262) 248-0455
  • Lat: 42.331500 Lon: -85.556111, Call Sign: WQJD470
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2400 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/31/2008, Expiration Date: 07/31/2018, Certifier: Kristy Mattern
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KALAMAZOO MTSO, Kalamazoo Cell Site (Lat: 42.344889 Lon: -85.557306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 80.1 m, Call Sign: WLT669
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB8RRM, Licensee ID: L00900737
    Grant Date: 08/03/2004, Expiration Date: 02/22/2014, Certifier: Michael A Guernsey
    Registrant: Michael A Guernsey, 5217 N 20th, Parchment, MI 49004
  • Call Sign: KC8AIP
    Grant Date: 07/03/1995, Expiration Date: 07/03/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/04/2007
    Registrant: William A Arnold, 808 Amsterdam, Parchment, MI 49004
  • Call Sign: KC8BUA, Licensee ID: L00396852
    Grant Date: 09/13/2005, Expiration Date: 12/12/2015, Certifier: Ronald D Larson
    Registrant: Ronald D Larson, 1953 West C Ave, Parchment, MI 49004-9342
  • Call Sign: ND8V, Licensee ID: L00406056
    Grant Date: 09/25/2002, Expiration Date: 12/22/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/22/2006
    Registrant: Michael E Guernsey Sr, 2026 Travis Rd, Parchment, MI 49004
  • Call Sign: WB8MTF
    Grant Date: 11/03/1987, Expiration Date: 11/03/1997, Cancellation Date: 11/04/1999
    Registrant: Margaret A Lovins, 2480 Summerdale, Parchment, MI 49004
  • Call Sign: KD8AJC, Licensee ID: L00920486
    Grant Date: 09/22/2004, Expiration Date: 09/22/2014, Certifier: James B Newton
    Registrant: James B Newton, 4249 Pine Knoll, Parchment, MI 49004
  • Call Sign: KZ8O, Previous Call Sign: ND8V, Licensee ID: L00406056
    Grant Date: 02/22/2006, Expiration Date: 02/22/2016, Certifier: Michael E Guernsey Sr
    Registrant: Michael E Guernsey Sr, 2026 Travis Rd, Parchment, MI 49004



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$78,8186$67,83323$110,0875$27,2001$100,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$04$105,0000$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$75,7502$40,0005$94,2002$9,0000$01$25,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$111,0001$125,0007$103,4290$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$78,5001$95,0000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0013.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$58,0001$113,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$55,0001$103,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$37,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0013.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 9

Incident types - Parchment


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Parchment, MI

Businesses in Parchment, MI

  • 7-Eleven: 1
  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1

Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Pamela J. Berlinski (2)
  • Donald Bryan Prince (2)
  • D. Bryan Prince (1)
  • Pamela Jo Berlinski (1)

Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2014.

Back to Parchment, MI housing info, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, MI smaller cities, MI small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.