Thompsonville, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 444 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.8%
 
Males: 222  (50.1%)
Females: 222  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

36.8 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 49683.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,803 (it was $29,125 in 2000)
Thompsonville:

$35,803
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,647 (it was $12,104 in 2000)

Thompsonville village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $73,403 (it was $52,000 in 2000)
Thompsonville:

$73,403
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $92,681; detached houses: $101,166; mobile homes: $37,742

Median gross rent in 2017: $552.

March 2019 cost of living index in Thompsonville: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 25.2%
(24.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Thompsonville, MI (2017)
    • 52789.5%White alone
    • 172.9%Two or more races
    • 142.4%American Indian alone
    • 122.0%Hispanic
    • 111.9%Black alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Thompsonville, Michigan as of February 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Thompsonville is 31 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (23.6%), English (9.0%), American (8.4%), Polish (7.3%), Norwegian (3.9%), French Canadian (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 793 feet

Land area: 1.01 square miles.

Population density: 442 people per square mile   (low).

Thompsonville, Michigan map

10 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.7%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $825 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $704 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (102.3 miles , pop. 102,313).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (142.9 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (205.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Crystal Mountain, MI (1.7 miles),
Copemish, MI (1.7 miles ),
Nessen City, MI (1.8 miles),
Bendon, MI (3.1 miles ),
Benzonia, MI (3.2 miles ),
Beulah, MI (3.3 miles ),
Kaleva, MI (3.3 miles ),
Honor, MI (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 44.52 N, Longitude: 85.94 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 231

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

Thompsonville satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.0%
Michigan:

4.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +42 (+10.1%).
Most common industries in Thompsonville, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (15.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (12.7%)
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Food (4.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (13.2%)
  • Food (7.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (16.4%)
  • Health care (12.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (12.1%)
  • Private households (7.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Thompsonville, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8.3%)
  • Carpenters (7.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (12.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)

Average climate in Thompsonville, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Thompsonville, Michigan average temperatures Thompsonville, Michigan average precipitation Thompsonville, Michigan humidity Thompsonville, Michigan wind speed Thompsonville, Michigan snowfall Thompsonville, Michigan sunshine Thompsonville, Michigan clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.6. This is better than average.

City:

58.6
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.2
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Thompsonville-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the Thompsonville village center killed 2 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/26/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.8 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Thompsonville-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 90% 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 314.8 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 350.0 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 431.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 286.9 miles away from Thompsonville 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 406.7 miles away from Thompsonville center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 259.2 miles away from Thompsonville 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 Benzie County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
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).
Thompsonville topographic map

Airports located in Thompsonville:

See details about airports located in Thompsonville, MI

Amtrak stations near Thompsonville:

  • 14 miles: BUCKLEY (102 WEXFORD AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.
  • 15 miles: MESICK (HWY. 115 AT HWY. 37) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Thompsonville:

  • Northwestern Michigan College (about 25 miles; Traverse City, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,276)
  • Ferris State University (about 62 miles; Big Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,238)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 70 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Central Michigan University (about 87 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • Muskegon Community College (about 89 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,310)
  • Baker College of Muskegon (about 90 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,293)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 98 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 5,415)

Public elementary/middle school in Thompsonville:

See full list of schools located in Thompsonville

Library in Thompsonville:

  • BETSIE VALLEY DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $66,321; Location: 14731 THOMPSON AVENUE; 7,609 books; 402 audio materials; 908 video materials; 22 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Thompsonville: Thompsonville Volunteer Ambulance Service (A), Betsie Valley District Library (B), Weldon Township Hall (C), Colfax Township Hall (D), Thompsonville Village Hall (E), Thompsonville Volunteer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Thompsonville: First Congregational Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Benzie 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 Thompsonville and their reported violations in the past:

CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN RESORT & SPA (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2011), St Public Notif requested (APR-07-2011), St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-13-2011 to SEP-14-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (OCT-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-26-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (OCT-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-26-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
KINGDOM HALL JEHOVAH WITNESSES (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • LAUGHING HORSE SALOON (Address: 15888 LINDY RD. , Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOUNTAIN VALLEY MOTEL (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

61.2%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

10.9%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Thompsonville:

Marital status in Thompsonville, MI
  • Never married: 30.1%
  • Now married: 39.5%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 18.3%

For population 25 years and over in Thompsonville:

  • High school or higher: 77.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Thompsonville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Thompsonville, MI (based on Benzie County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,15411
Evangelical Protestant80116
Catholic4651
Other32
None14,102-
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: 5
Here:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

12.01 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

9.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.8%
Michigan:

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

14.1%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Thompsonville:

46.1%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.4%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.9%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Thompsonville:

10.6%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Thompsonville:

6.9
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.3%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Thompsonville:

52.8%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.9%
State:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Thompsonville, 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
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 5$252
Fire - Other 0$0 22$513
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 5$6,054
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 17$4,141
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 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
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 15$1,952
Financial Administration 0$0 2$580
Totals for Government 0$0 66$13,492

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $108,000 ($243.24)
  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $104,000 ($234.23)
    Water Utilities: $82,000 ($184.68)
    Local Fire Protection: $67,000 ($150.90)
    Health - Other: $57,000 ($128.38)
    Regular Highways: $49,000 ($110.36)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($51.80)
    Central Staff Services: $22,000 ($49.55)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($11.26)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($11.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($6.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($18.02)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $84,000 ($189.19)

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

  • Charges - Other: $192,000 ($432.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($15.77)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $108,000 ($243.24)
    Other: $7,000 ($15.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $28,000 ($63.06)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($45.05)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($4.50)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($2.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $81,000 ($182.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $53,000 ($119.37)
    General Local Government Support: $43,000 ($96.85)
  • Tax - Property: $44,000 ($99.10)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $195,000 ($439.19)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $173,000 ($389.64)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,000 ($49.55)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,028,000 ($2315.32)

7.81% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,381 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.81%
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 Grand Traverse County, MI  2.19% ($43,633 average AGI)
from Leelanau County, MI  0.58% ($23,932)
from Manistee County, MI  0.52% ($25,513)


6.96% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,762 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.96%
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 Grand Traverse County, MI  2.17% ($40,448 average AGI)
to Manistee County, MI  0.77% ($33,448)
to Leelanau County, MI  0.28% ($50,619)

Strongest AM radio stations in Thompsonville:

  • 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)
  • WCCW (1310 AM; 15 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WCCW RADIO, INC.)
  • WKJF (1370 AM; 5 kW; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: WKJF RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WJML (1110 AM; 10 kW; PETOSKEY, MI)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Thompsonville:

  • WTCM-FM (103.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBNZ (99.3 FM; FRANKFORT, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIAA (88.7 FM; INTERLOCHEN, MI; Owner: INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS)
  • WKVK (100.7 FM; HONOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WCUZ (100.1 FM; BEAR LAKE, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WICA (91.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS)
  • WGFN (98.1 FM; GLEN ARBOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJZJ (95.5 FM; GLEN ARBOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WOLW (91.1 FM; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: NORTHERN CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WOUF (92.1 FM; BEULAH, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLDR-FM (101.9 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • W201CM (88.1 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WFCX (94.3 FM; LELAND, MI; Owner: NORTHERN MICHIGAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNMC-FM (90.7 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN MICHIGAN COLLEGE)
  • WLJN-FM (89.9 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: GOOD NEWS MEDIA, INC.)
  • WCCW-FM (107.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WCCW RADIO, INC.)
  • WJZQ (92.9 FM; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: WKJF RADIO, INC.)
  • WKAD (93.7 FM; HARRIETTA, MI; Owner: CADILLAC BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WVXM (97.7 FM; MANISTEE, MI; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Thompsonville:

  • WPBN-TV (Channel 7; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WPBN/WTOM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WWTV (Channel 9; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: HERITAGE B/CING COMPANY OF MICHIGAN)
  • W68DD (Channel 68; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62CQ (Channel 62; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W34BZ (Channel 34; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W48BY (Channel 48; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53CC (Channel 53; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W25CU (Channel 25; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: EDWARD J. HESS AND/OR MADGE E. HESS)
  • WGTU (Channel 29; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: SCANLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W36BZ (Channel 36; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WCMV (Channel 27; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • W56DF (Channel 56; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W15BM (Channel 15; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W34CE (Channel 34; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W48CC (Channel 48; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CP (Channel 52; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W58CN (Channel 58; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W66CX (Channel 66; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54CR (Channel 54; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: ROCKFLEET BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.6mTotal length
  • $1,542,000Total costs
  • 1,773Total average daily traffic
  • 81Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,957Total future (year 2017) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Thompsonville)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • WATER WELL #3, 14449 Thompson Avenue (Lat: 44.519333 Lon: -85.949278), Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQNM953,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.162 MHz, Grant Date: 03/28/2011, Expiration Date: 03/28/2021, Certifier: Tim Windrim, Registrant: Grand Traverse Mobile Communications, 1670 Barlow Street Suite 1, Traverse City, MI 49696, Phone: (231) 947-9851, Fax: (231) 947-9077, Email:
  • Lat: 44.516694 Lon: -85.993694, Call Sign: WQOL666,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.062 MHz, 457.062 MHz, 452.162 MHz, 457.162 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 11/08/2021, Certifier: Chad Corp, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA8SAS, Grant Date: 03/07/1989, Expiration Date: 03/07/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2001, Registrant: Victoria Mueller, Thompsonville, MI 49683
  • Call Sign: KB8SVJ, Licensee ID: L00871548, Grant Date: 10/21/2014, Expiration Date: 10/21/2024, Certifier: Robert J Barrons, Registrant: Robert J Barrons, 17811 Lindy Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683
  • Call Sign: KC8JJL, Licensee ID: L00367110, Grant Date: 02/21/2018, Expiration Date: 04/04/2028, Certifier: Frank J Pracher, Registrant: Frank J Pracher, 15260 Homestead, Thompsonville, MI 49683
  • Call Sign: N8DEJ, Previous Call Sign: WD8MSX, Grant Date: 04/12/1988, Expiration Date: 04/12/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2000, Registrant: Calvin A Scott, Route 1 Box 260 Lindy Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683
  • Call Sign: WD8MSY, Grant Date: 03/24/1999, Expiration Date: 03/24/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/25/2011, Registrant: Betty L Scott, 18440 Lindy Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683-9760
  • Call Sign: WD8PCZ, Licensee ID: L00607492, Grant Date: 05/01/2013, Expiration Date: 07/27/2023, Certifier: Michael T Petersen, Registrant: Michael T Petersen, 14694 Woods Trail, Thompsonville, MI 49683

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Fire incident types in Thompsonville, MI

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Thompsonville, MI
Most common first names in Thompsonville, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1774.4 years
Mary1280.3 years
Charles973.0 years
William974.1 years
James974.0 years
Kenneth869.4 years
Harold670.5 years
Violet681.3 years
Dorothy580.6 years
Geraldine572.0 years
Most common last names in Thompsonville, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Swisher678.9 years
Vondra671.9 years
Chamberlain580.8 years
Crosby574.4 years
Williams576.4 years
Jones468.3 years
Milks477.3 years
Ramsay479.2 years
Smith476.5 years
Hall371.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Thompsonville, MI
  • 59.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 26.4%Wood
  • 7.3%Other fuel
  • 3.9%Electricity
  • 2.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Thompsonville, MI
  • 76.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 23.6%Electricity


Thompsonville compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.
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