Three Oaks, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 1,564 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.5%
 
Males: 780  (49.9%)
Females: 784  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

35.6 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 49128.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,022 (it was $34,120 in 2000)
Three Oaks:

$43,022
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,065 (it was $16,361 in 2000)

Three Oaks village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $126,865 (it was $78,700 in 2000)
Three Oaks:

$126,865
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $209,911; detached houses: $219,741; townhouses or other attached units: $192,141; in 2-unit structures: $152,822; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,166; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $197,600; mobile homes: $56,497

Median gross rent in 2017: $904.

March 2019 cost of living index in Three Oaks: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.5%
(17.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Three Oaks, MI (2017)
    • 1,38391.4%White alone
    • 956.3%Two or more races
    • 211.4%Hispanic
    • 90.6%Black alone
    • 60.4%American Indian alone
    • 40.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Three Oaks, Michigan as of December 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Three Oaks is 189 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.63
Michigan average:

1.88
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Ancestries: German (29.9%), American (11.5%), English (7.8%), Italian (7.1%), Irish (5.7%), Polish (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 679 feet

Land area: 0.98 square miles.

Population density: 1,592 people per square mile   (low).

Three Oaks, Michigan map

24 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.6%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,639 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,552 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South Bend, IN (20.3 miles , pop. 107,789).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (55.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Galien, MI (2.4 miles ),
Shorewood-Tower Hills-Harbert, MI (2.4 miles ),
New Troy, MI (2.5 miles ),
New Buffalo, MI (2.6 miles ),
Hudson Lake, IN (2.7 miles ),
New Carlisle, IN (2.9 miles ),
Rolling Prairie, IN (3.0 miles ),
Grand Beach, MI (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 41.80 N, Longitude: 86.61 W

Area code: 269

Distribution of median household income in Three Oaks, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Three Oaks, MI in 2017
Three Oaks satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $197,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Michigan:

4.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+0.7%).
Most common industries in Three Oaks, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.8%)
  • Construction (8.3%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Machinery (6.1%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.6%)
  • Machinery (9.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (18.1%)
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Three Oaks, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.3%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in Three Oaks, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Three Oaks, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 80.7. This is about average.

City:

80.7
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.67. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.67
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.80
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Three Oaks-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.1 miles away from the Three Oaks village center killed 36 people and injured 321 people.

On 11/26/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Three Oaks-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 241.2 miles away from Three Oaks 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 216.8 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 145.7 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 286.0 miles away from Three Oaks center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 271.0 miles away from the city 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 120.7 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 Berrien County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Three Oaks topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Three Oaks:

  • HAMILTON GROVE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NEW CARLISLE, IN)
  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NEW CARLISLE, IN)
  • JORDANS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BRIDGMAN, MI)
  • REHAB INSTITUTE AT TRI-STATE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BUCHANAN, MI)
  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH LA PORTE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; LA PORTE, IN)
  • CONTINUING CARE CENTER OF LAPORTE HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LA PORTE, IN)
  • AWS (Hospital, about 14 miles away; SOUTH BEND, IN)

Airports located in Three Oaks:

Amtrak stations near Three Oaks:

  • 7 miles: NEW BUFFALO (WHITAKER & RAILROAD TRACKS) . Services: public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 17 miles: MICHIGAN CITY (100 WASHINGTON ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: NILES (598 DEY ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plants near Three Oaks:

  • 11 miles: Donald C. Cook 1 and 2 in Bridgman, MI.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Three Oaks:

  • Andrews University (about 18 miles; Berrien Springs, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,103)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 21 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 12,214)
  • Purdue University-North Central Campus (about 22 miles; Westville, IN; FT enrollment: 3,682)
  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 23 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 5,563)
  • Lake Michigan College (about 24 miles; Benton Harbor, MI; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Valparaiso University (about 33 miles; Valparaiso, IN; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • Indiana University-Northwest (about 42 miles; Gary, IN; FT enrollment: 4,390)

Public high school in Three Oaks:

Public elementary/middle schools in Three Oaks:

See full list of schools located in Three Oaks

Library in Three Oaks:

  • THREE OAKS TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $135,035; Location: 3 NORTH ELM STREET; 25,495 books; 636 audio materials; 1,287 video materials; 69 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • WRHC-LP 106.7FM - Radio Harbor Country is a local low-power all-volunteer radio stationed, based in Three Oaks, MI
  • The Movie "PRANCER" was filmed mostly there in 1989.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Three Oaks: Three Oaks Station (A), Three Oaks Emergency Vehicle Association (B), Berrien County Courthouse (C), Three Oaks Township Library and Museum (D), Three Oaks Fire Department (E), Three Oaks Police Department (F), Three Oaks Fire Department (G), Three Oaks Township Hall (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Three Oaks include: Three Oaks United Methodist Church (A), Free Methodist Church (B), Saint John United Church of Christ (C), First Congregational Church (D), Saint Mary Catholic Church (E), Calvary Tabernacle Church (F), Three Oaks Church of Christ (G), First Reformed Church (H), Real Life Community Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Three Oaks include: The Dewey Cannon Historical Marker (1), Watkins Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Elton Rynearson - Football, Donald S. Whitehead - Politician.

Berrien 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 Three Oaks that have no violations reported:

  • THREE OAKS KINGDOM HALL OF JEHOVAH'S WITNESSE (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

62.2%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.1%
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: 1.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Three Oaks (2011 data):

  • Horizon Bank, National Association: Three Oaks Branch at 6801 West U.S. 12, branch established on 1991/07/19. Info updated 2010/06/29: Bank assets: $1,546.9 mil, Deposits: $1,018.1 mil, headquarters in Michigan City, IN, positive income, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Horizon Bancorp
  • Chemical Bank: Three Oaks Branch at 11 East Linden Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2010/07/30: Bank assets: $5,331.9 mil, Deposits: $4,367.1 mil, headquarters in Midland, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 146 total offices, Holding Company: Chemical Financial Corporation
  • Fifth Third Bank: Three Oaks Branch at 6810 West Us 12, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • New Buffalo Savings Bank, A FSB: Three Oaks Branch at 6701 West U.S. 12, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $90.3 mil, Deposits: $69.4 mil, headquarters in New Buffalo, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Three Oaks:

Marital status in Three Oaks, MI
  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in Three Oaks:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Michigan average:

10.8

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Three Oaks, MI (based on Berrien County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,679141
Catholic17,23111
Mainline Protestant10,53852
Black Protestant6,43721
Other4,72720
Orthodox1001
None83,101-
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: 41
Berrien County:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Berrien County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 22
Here:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Berrien County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 155
Berrien County:

9.73 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

10.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.1%
Michigan:

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

11.9%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.4%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Three Oaks:

44.2%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Three Oaks:

29.0
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Three Oaks:

24.8%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.3%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

54.7%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.9%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Three Oaks, 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
Other and Unallocable 1$5,342$64,1040$0
Sewerage 1$2,796$33,5520$0
Water Supply 1$5,152$61,8240$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,893$22,7160$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,698$56,3766$5,784
Other Government Administration 1$5,663$67,9568$2,484
Police - Other 0$0 1$443
Financial Administration 0$0 1$775
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 6$25,544$51,08816$9,486

Three Oaks government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,939,000 ($1879.16)
    Regular Highways: $346,000 ($221.23)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $243,000 ($155.37)
    Police Protection: $220,000 ($140.66)
    Water Utilities: $144,000 ($92.07)
    Central Staff Services: $99,000 ($63.30)
    Sewerage: $92,000 ($58.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $76,000 ($48.59)
    General - Other: $48,000 ($30.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $25,000 ($15.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000 ($10.87)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($8.95)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($2.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $81,000 ($51.79)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $51,000 ($32.61)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $23,000 ($14.71)
    General - Other: $14,000 ($8.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($3.20)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $416,000 ($265.98)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $48,000 ($30.69)

Three Oaks government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $410,000 ($262.15)
    Other: $82,000 ($52.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.64)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $88,000 ($56.27)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $162,000 ($103.58)
    Special Assessments: $86,000 ($54.99)
    Rents: $74,000 ($47.31)
    General Revenue - Other: $26,000 ($16.62)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($5.12)
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000 ($5.12)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($4.48)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $464,000 ($296.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $160,000 ($102.30)
    Highways: $118,000 ($75.45)
    Other: $3,000 ($1.92)
  • Tax - Property: $499,000 ($319.05)
    Other License: $29,000 ($18.54)

Three Oaks government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,929,000 ($3790.92)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,941,000 ($1880.43)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,800,000 ($1790.28)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000 ($120.20)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,562,000 ($1638.11)

4.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,289 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
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 Cass County, MI  0.56% ($39,557 average AGI)
from St. Joseph County, IN  0.45% ($56,154)
from Cook County, IL  0.34% ($142,512)


5.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,175 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($166 average AGI)
Berrien County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to St. Joseph County, IN  0.60% ($39,619 average AGI)
to Cass County, MI  0.49% ($38,493)
to Van Buren County, MI  0.29% ($41,097)

Businesses in Three Oaks, MI

  • RadioShack: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Three Oaks:

  • WDND (1620 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHFB (1060 AM; 5 kW; BENTON HARBOR-ST. JO, MI; Owner: WHFB B/CST ASSOCIATES LTD PARTNERSHP)
  • WHLY (1580 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: TIMES COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WIMS (1420 AM; 5 kW; MICHIGAN CITY, IN; Owner: ST. GEORGE BROADCASTING, LLC, ROBERT J. MACCINI, RECEIVER)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSBT (960 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WNDZ (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PORTAGE, IN; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Three Oaks:

  • WWLV (102.3 FM; NEW CARLISLE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WBEW (89.5 FM; CHESTERTON, IN; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WNSN (101.5 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WYTZ (97.5 FM; BRIDGMAN, MI; Owner: WSJM INC)
  • WBYT (100.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNDV-FM (92.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WAUS (90.7 FM; BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI; Owner: ANDREWS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHFB-FM (99.9 FM; BENTON HARBOR, MI; Owner: WHFB BROADCAST ASSOCIATES L P)
  • W300AL (107.9 FM; MISHAWAKA, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • W203AJ (88.5 FM; MICHIGAN CITY, IN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WIRX (107.1 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MI; Owner: WSJM, INC.)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)

TV broadcast stations around Three Oaks:

  • WRDY-LP (Channel 69; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBND-LP (Channel 57; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WBND-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSBT-TV (Channel 22; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA TELECASTING CORP.)
  • WSJV (Channel 28; ELKHART, IN; Owner: WSJV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMWB-LP (Channel 25; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WMWB-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNIT (Channel 34; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYGN-LP (Channel 12; BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI; Owner: GOOD NEWS TELEVISION)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W18CF (Channel 18; ELKHART, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Three Oaks fatal accident list:

Sep 26, 1999 01:30 AM, Basswood Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 19, 1985 06:04 PM, Basswood, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 200ft / 61.0mTotal length
  • $133,000Total costs
  • 33,125Total average daily traffic
  • 2,827Total average daily truck traffic
  • 45,352Total future (year 1977) average daily traffic
New bridges in Three Oaks, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Three Oaks, MI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Three Oaks)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 10 E Linden St (Lat: 41.800056 Lon: -86.600028), Call Sign: KAQ908, Licensee ID: L00062764,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.250 MHz, Grant Date: 08/08/2012, Expiration Date: 10/09/2022, Registrant: Three Oaks, Township Of, 10 E Linden St, Three Oaks, MI 49128, Phone: (269) 756-5131, Fax: (269) 756-3473, Email:
  • 1/4 Mi E Of Vlg Limit Hwy Us 12 E (Lat: 41.800056 Lon: -86.603361), Call Sign: WQV476,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.0200 MHz, Grant Date: 08/31/1995, Expiration Date: 10/09/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2000, Registrant: County Of Berrien, Benton Harbor, MI 49022, Phone: (616) 925-1196
  • 10 E Linden St (Lat: 41.800056 Lon: -86.608361), Call Sign: KKH562,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.115 MHz, Grant Date: 08/18/2012, Expiration Date: 10/09/2022, Certifier: Elizabeth Cummings, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 15480 Three Oaks Rd (Lat: 41.839222 Lon: -86.612250), Call Sign: WPTQ909,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.020 MHz, 160.080 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2012, Expiration Date: 11/27/2021, Certifier: Jose Vera, Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Three Oaks)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$70,3903$142,4931$107,820
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$97,3300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$234,5500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$76,3100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2004
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$67,470
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2004 2003 2002 2001 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Three Oaks, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Three Oaks, MI - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 9. The highest number of reported fires - 26 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Three Oaks, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (58.1%), and Outside Fires (21.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Three Oaks, MI
    • 9358.1%Structure Fires
    • 3521.9%Outside Fires
    • 2213.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 106.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Three Oaks, MI
Most common first names in Three Oaks, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4275.4 years
William4073.5 years
Mary2877.0 years
James2272.9 years
Frank2278.3 years
Charles2272.7 years
Edward2175.7 years
Joseph1976.0 years
Helen1983.3 years
Henry1779.6 years
Most common last names in Three Oaks, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2265.9 years
Stanage1574.6 years
Payne1469.6 years
Klute1281.0 years
Johnson975.9 years
Mangold977.6 years
Williams975.4 years
Davis870.6 years
Kramer880.6 years
Zebell877.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Three Oaks, MI
  • 88.2%Utility gas
  • 8.0%Electricity
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Three Oaks, MI
  • 78.8%Utility gas
  • 16.5%Electricity
  • 3.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Wood


Three Oaks compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race 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 below state average.
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