For population 25 years and over in Sherwood:
For population 15 years and over in Sherwood village:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $735 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Battle Creek, MI (21.6 miles , pop. 53,364).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (64.1 miles , pop. 205,727).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (126.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Colon, MI (2.3 miles ), Athens, MI (2.4 miles ), Union City, MI (2.6 miles ), Bronson, MI (3.0 miles ), Mendon, MI (3.3 miles ), Burlington, MI (3.3 miles ), Burr Oak, MI (3.4 miles ), Coldwater, MI (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 42.00 N, Longitude: 85.24 W
Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Work and jobs in Sherwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sherwood, Michigan
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sherwood-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Michigan state average. It is 139% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.6 miles away from the Sherwood village center killed 21 people and injured 293 people.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 18.8 miles away from the village center killed 5 people and injured 41 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sherwood-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 64.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Branch County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Sherwood:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sherwood:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Sherwood and their reported violations in the past:ROBIN HOOD INN (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Sherwood that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.9%
(23.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Sherwood compared to Michigan state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Sherwood (based on Branch County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.89%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Sherwood government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.70% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,115 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,158 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Sherwood:
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TV broadcast stations around Sherwood:
Sherwood fatal accident list:
Oct 27, 2007 05:40 PM, Sr-60, Lat: 42.063192, Lon: -85.200211, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total costs: $550,000
Total average daily traffic: 322
Total average daily truck traffic: 12
Total future (year 2024) average daily traffic: 444
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sherwood, MI
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.