Pierson, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 171 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.6%
 
Males: 94  (55.5%)
Females: 77  (44.5%)
Median resident age:

27.7 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip code: 49339

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,099 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Pierson:

$46,099
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,380 (it was $10,456 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $71,286 (it was $50,500 in 2000)
Pierson:

$71,286
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $67,790; detached houses: $72,655; mobile homes: $47,003

Median gross rent in 2017: $705.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pierson: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.4%
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  • Races in Pierson, MI (2010)
    • 16897.7%White alone
    • 31.7%Hispanic
    • 10.6%Black alone



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Pierson, Michigan as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pierson is 10 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (27.9%), Dutch (14.4%), Irish (12.5%), English (5.8%), American (2.9%), Czechoslovakian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 675 people per square mile   (low).

Pierson, Michigan map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $865 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,066 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Grand Rapids, MI (26.1 miles , pop. 197,800).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (125.3 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (151.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Sand Lake, MI (1.5 miles ),
Howard City, MI (2.4 miles ),
Cedar Springs, MI (2.7 miles ),
Morley, MI (3.5 miles ),
Rockford, MI (3.7 miles ),
Lakeview, MI (3.7 miles ),
Kent City, MI (3.8 miles ),
Sparta, MI (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 43.32 N, Longitude: 85.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 616

Distribution of median household income in Pierson, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Pierson, MI in 2017

Pierson satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.7%
Michigan:

4.4%
Most common industries in Pierson, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.7%)
  • Truck transportation (7.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.4%)
  • Machinery (6.4%)
  • Health care (6.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.2%)
  • Truck transportation (13.3%)
  • Machinery (6.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.4%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.4%)
  • Drugs, sundries, chemical & allied products merchant wholesalers (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (18.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (15.2%)
  • Health care (15.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.1%)
  • Machinery (6.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.1%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
Most common occupations in Pierson, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (14.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Cashiers (7.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (8.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (18.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (15.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (12.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)

Average climate in Pierson, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Pierson, Michigan average temperatures Pierson, Michigan average precipitation Pierson, Michigan humidity Pierson, Michigan wind speed Pierson, Michigan snowfall Pierson, Michigan sunshine Pierson, Michigan clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.1. This is about average.

City:

66.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.235. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.235
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 14.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.171. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.171
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.01. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.01
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00613. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00613
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Pierson-area historical tornado activity is near Michigan state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the Pierson village center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the village center killed 5 people and injured 142 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pierson-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 251.2 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 289.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 359.0 miles away from Pierson center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 201.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 335.1 miles away from Pierson 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 363.0 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 Montcalm County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pierson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pierson:

  • ACE HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; HOWARD CITY, MI)
  • METRON OF CEDAR SPRINGS (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CEDAR SPRINGS, MI)
  • RENAL ADVANTAGE - ROCKFORD PARK (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; ROCKFORD, MI)
  • KELSEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; LAKEVIEW, MI)
  • SPECTRUM HEALTH REHAB AND NSG CTRS-KELSEY HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LAKEVIEW, MI)
  • SPECTRUM HEALTH UNITED MEMORIAL - UNITED CAMPUS Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; GREENVILLE, MI)
  • SPECTRUM HEALTH REHAB AND NSG CTRS-UNITED HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; GREENVILLE, MI)

Amtrak stations near Pierson:

  • 6 miles: HOWARD CITY (130 N. ENSLEY ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.
  • 15 miles: ROCKFORD (39 S. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pierson:

  • Cornerstone University (about 25 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,573)
  • Ferris State University (about 26 miles; Big Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,238)
  • Grand Rapids Community College (about 26 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,296)
  • Calvin College (about 28 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)
  • Grand Valley State University (about 32 miles; Allendale, MI; FT enrollment: 21,982)
  • Davenport University (about 33 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 6,955)
  • Muskegon Community College (about 36 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,310)

Points of interest:

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Church in Pierson: Pierson Bible Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pierson and their reported violations in the past:

HERITAGE UNITED METH. CHURCH (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (SEP-23-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-05-2011), St Unresolved (OCT-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-19-2011), St Public Notif issued (NOV-07-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-07-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-03-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-03-2010), St Site Visit (enforcement) (DEC-03-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-03-2010), St Public Notif issued (DEC-03-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-07-2010)
PILGRIMS RUN GOLF CLUB HOLE #15 (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-31-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-31-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
PILGRIM'S RUN GOLF CLUB HOLE #5 (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
PILGRIM RUN GOLF COURSE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
WHITEFISH LAKE GOLF CLUB (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
STICKS-N-STONES, ETC. (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-30-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-07-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-21-2005), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This village:

2.8 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

72.6%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

14.5%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Pierson:

Marital status in Pierson, MI
  • Never married: 40.1%
  • Now married: 32.0%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 19.4%

For population 25 years and over in Pierson:

  • High school or higher: 77.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 15.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Michigan average:

10.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pierson, MI (based on Montcalm County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,94865
Mainline Protestant5,40423
Catholic5,2588
Other9476
None43,785-
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: 13
Montcalm County:

2.07 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Montcalm County:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Montcalm County:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
This county:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
This county:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Montcalm County:

9.7%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Montcalm County:

31.2%
Michigan:

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

9.3%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

43.9%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.6%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Pierson:

26.7
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

32.8%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

6.3%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pierson:

6.6
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pierson:

30.2%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

55.8%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Pierson:

83.2%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pierson, MI Residents
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
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 2$3,493
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$197
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 10$3,690

Pierson government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $53,000 ($309.94)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($175.44)
    General Public Buildings: $14,000 ($81.87)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($64.33)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($35.09)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($23.39)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,000 ($146.20)

Pierson government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $33,000 ($192.98)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $13,000 ($76.02)
    Special Assessments: $6,000 ($35.09)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($35.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $21,000 ($122.81)
    General Local Government Support: $14,000 ($81.87)
  • Tax - Property: $18,000 ($105.26)
    Other License: $1,000 ($5.85)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000 ($5.85)

Pierson government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000 ($5.85)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000 ($5.85)

Pierson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $41,000 ($239.77)

7.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,402 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.20%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kent County, MI  2.48% ($43,991 average AGI)
from Ionia County, MI  0.86% ($39,939)
from Gratiot County, MI  0.47% ($33,037)


7.04% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,414 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
Michigan average:

5.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Kent County, MI  2.26% ($41,105 average AGI)
to Ionia County, MI  0.87% ($32,985)
to Gratiot County, MI  0.45% ($31,284)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pierson:

  • WMJH (810 AM; daytime; 4 kW; ROCKFORD, MI)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WJNZ (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; KENTWOOD, MI; Owner: GOODRICH RADIO, LLC)
  • WBRN (1460 AM; 5 kW; BIG RAPIDS, MI; Owner: RH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WION (1430 AM; 5 kW; IONIA, MI; Owner: AGRICULTURAL RESOURCE GROUP, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPNW (1260 AM; 10 kW; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: LANSER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGVU (1480 AM; 5 kW; KENTWOOD, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY B OF C)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pierson:

  • WBFX (101.3 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSCG-FM (106.3 FM; LAKEVIEW, MI; Owner: STAFFORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WLAV-FM (96.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLHT-FM (95.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WODJ (107.3 FM; GREENVILLE, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFGR (98.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WSNX-FM (104.5 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCXT (105.3 FM; HART, MI; Owner: WATERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSHN-FM (100.1 FM; HOLTON, MI; Owner: NOORDYK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFUR-FM (102.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: FURNITURE CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBLV (90.3 FM; TWIN LAKE, MI; Owner: BLUE LAKE FINE ARTS CAMP, INC.)
  • WBLU-FM (88.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: BLUE LAKE FINE ARTS CAMP)
  • WYBR (102.3 FM; BIG RAPIDS, MI; Owner: MENTOR PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WMUS-FM (106.9 FM; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTRV (100.5 FM; WALKER, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WBRN-FM (100.9 FM; BIG RAPIDS, MI; Owner: RH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pierson:

  • WZZM-TV (Channel 13; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS CORP. OF OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • WTLJ (Channel 54; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WCMU-TV (Channel 14; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WGVU-TV (Channel 35; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOHO-CA (Channel 33; HOLLAND, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUHQ-LP (Channel 29; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W19BA (Channel 19; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W58CU (Channel 58; BIG RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOGC-CA (Channel 25; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXSP-CA (Channel 15; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W48CL (Channel 48; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Pierson fatal accident list:

Jul 11, 2016 11:10 PM, Cr-Stanton Rd, Maple Hill Rd, Lat: 43.315919, Lon: -85.482517, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 22.0mTotal length
  • 49,816Total average daily traffic
  • 5,410Total average daily truck traffic
  • 823Total future (year 2023) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • DE33IP697, 21027 Cannonsville Rd. (Whitefish Lake #39052) (Lat: 43.336139 Lon: -85.516833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 65.5 m, Call Sign: WQQF483,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 11/27/2022, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • VZW PIERSON, 21027 Cannonsville Rd. (Whitefish Lake #39052) (Lat: 43.336139 Lon: -85.516833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 65.5 m, Call Sign: WQUU799,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2014, Expiration Date: 10/20/2024, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • Pierson210F, 21027 Cannonsville Rd. (Whitefish Lake #39052) (Lat: 43.336139 Lon: -85.516833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 65.5 m, Call Sign: WRCP736,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/29/2018, Expiration Date: 11/29/2028, Certifier: Josh R White, Registrant: Micronet Communications, Inc., 812 Lexington Dr, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 422-7200, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC8IDY, Licensee ID: L00458160, Grant Date: 04/21/2017, Expiration Date: 07/09/2027, Certifier: Beverly C Carlson, Registrant: Beverly C Carlson, 21030 Mc Bride Rd, Pierson, MI 49339
  • Call Sign: KE8TS, Licensee ID: L00779890, Grant Date: 05/22/1998, Expiration Date: 05/22/2008, Cancellation Date: 12/30/2003, Registrant: Robert M Hamlin, 3890 Newcosta Rd, Pierson, MI 49339
  • Call Sign: WB8VOQ, Licensee ID: L01098170, Grant Date: 10/06/2015, Expiration Date: 12/23/2025, Certifier: John G Mc Nay, Registrant: John G Mc Nay, 21805 Oak Dr, Pierson, MI 49339
  • Call Sign: KC9EQZ, Licensee ID: L00730482, Grant Date: 08/27/2013, Expiration Date: 08/27/2023, Certifier: Paul E Panhorst, Registrant: Paul E Panhorst, 3260 Shorecrest Dr., Pierson, MI 49339
  • Call Sign: W8DBE, Previous Call Sign: KE8TS, Licensee ID: L00779890, Grant Date: 10/24/2013, Expiration Date: 12/30/2023, Certifier: Robert M Hamlin, Registrant: Robert M Hamlin, 3890 W County Line Rd, Pierson, MI 49339-9501
  • Call Sign: KE8KNI, Licensee ID: L02212024, Grant Date: 09/10/2018, Expiration Date: 09/10/2028, Certifier: Edmond Briel, Registrant: Edmond Briel, 4708 Main St, Pierson, MI 49339

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 68EE , Serial Number: 18-7509087, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 05/20/2003
    Registrant (Individual): John B Burtt, 2205 Dagget Rd, Pierson, MI 49339

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pierson, MI
  • 50.0%Wood
  • 48.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pierson, MI
  • 34.8%Electricity
  • 30.4%Wood
  • 17.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.3%Utility gas


Pierson compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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