Three Rivers, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 7,756 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.8%
 
Males: 3,681  (47.5%)
Females: 4,075  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  31.1 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 49093.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,908 (it was $32,460 in 2000)
Three Rivers:

$36,908
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,839 (it was $16,279 in 2000)

Three Rivers city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $74,150 (it was $61,300 in 2000)
Three Rivers:

$74,150
MI:

$117,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $643.

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  • Races in Three Rivers, MI (2013)

    Three Rivers races chart
    • 6,08578.2%White alone
    • 81210.4%Black alone
    • 4856.2%Hispanic
    • 3274.2%Two or more races
    • 811.0%Asian alone
    • 10.01%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Three Rivers: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.0%), English (13.0%), Irish (7.3%), United States (5.7%), Dutch (3.4%), Polish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 4.51 square miles.

Population density: 1,721 people per square mile   (low).

Three Rivers,MI real estate house value index trend

Three Rivers, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Three Rivers:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Three Rivers city:

  • Never married: 36.0%
  • Now married: 37.6%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

144 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.9%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 96 registered sex offenders living in Three Rivers, Michigan as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Three Rivers to the number of sex offenders is 81 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,383 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,062 (1.6%)

Three Rivers satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kalamazoo, MI (23.3 miles , pop. 77,145).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (65.4 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (105.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Centreville, MI (2.4 miles ), Constantine, MI (2.7 miles ), White Pigeon, MI (3.2 miles ), Mendon, MI (3.2 miles ), Marcellus, MI (3.3 miles ), Schoolcraft, MI (3.4 miles ), Vicksburg, MI (3.6 miles ), Vandalia, MI (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $86,600
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $86,600
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $167,300
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.94 N, Longitude: 85.63 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,736 (+35.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,576 (48.9%)

Area code: 269

Three Rivers household income distribution Three Rivers home values distribution

Crime rates in Three Rivers by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2013
Murders 10001010000
per 100,000 13.60.00.00.014.00.013.80.00.00.00.0
Rapes 131312151211617914
per 100,000 176.5175.4166.9208.5168.3150.282.814.0100.4115.3181.5
Robberies 111088411147676
per 100,000 149.3134.9111.3111.256.1150.2193.298.186.089.777.8
Assaults 3869755081645242493134
per 100,000 515.8931.01,043.4694.91,135.7873.8717.7588.6702.6397.2440.9
Burglaries 651031089382102651061075064
per 100,000 882.31,389.81,502.51,292.61,149.71,392.7897.21,485.41,534.3640.6829.9
Thefts 473436534487390405388266206248250
per 100,000 6,420.55,883.17,429.06,768.65,468.35,529.85,355.43,727.62,953.83,177.53,241.7
Auto thefts 1218242520232313142012
per 100,000 162.9242.9333.9347.5280.4314.0317.5182.2200.7256.2155.6
Arson 47923545223
per 100,000 54.394.5125.227.842.168.355.270.128.725.638.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.9) 629.4698.5781.7707.4707.5664.3580.7413.9474.3379.9443.9

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

Crime rate in Three Rivers detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.07
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -181 (-2.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Three Rivers, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Three Rivers-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 53% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Three Rivers city center killed 36 people and injured 321 people.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 17.6 miles away from the city center killed 31 people and injured 252 people.

Earthquake activity:

Three Rivers-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 269.3 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 117.4 miles away from Three Rivers 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 246.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 231.9 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 272.1 miles away from Three Rivers 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 273.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Three Rivers topographic map

Birthplace of: Harry Blackstone, Jr. - Magician, Matt Thornton - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Seattle Mariners, born: Sep 15, 1976), Matt Thornton (baseball) - Baseball player, Charles Collingwood (journalist) - Broadcast journalist, Jack Perrin - Actor, Clarence Eldridge - Baseball umpire, Daniel Booko - Actor, David R. Leitch - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Three Rivers:

  • THREE RIVERS HEALTH (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 701 S HEALTH PARKWAY)
  • FMC - THREE RIVERS (601 S HEALTH PKWY)
  • THREE RIVERS HEALTH HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (222 SOUTH MAIN STREET)
  • HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER-THREE RIVERS (517 S ERIE ST)
  • RIVERVIEW MANOR (55378 WILBUR RD)

Airports located in Three Rivers:

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

  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 20 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,369)
  • Western Michigan University (about 24 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 20,840)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 36 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 12,214)
  • Kellogg Community College (about 36 miles; Battle Creek, MI; FT enrollment: 4,078)
  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 37 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 5,563)
  • Andrews University (about 38 miles; Berrien Springs, MI; FT enrollment: 3,103)
  • Lake Michigan College (about 41 miles; Benton Harbor, MI; FT enrollment: 2,341)

Public high schools in Three Rivers:

Public elementary/middle schools in Three Rivers:

Private elementary/middle school in Three Rivers:

  • IMMACULATE CONCEPTION SCHOOL (Students: 65; Location: 601 S DOUGLAS AVE; Grades: PK - 5)
See full list of schools located in Three Rivers, School District: THREE RIVERS COMMUNITY SCHOOLS

Library in Three Rivers:

  • THREE RIVERS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $545,244; Location: 920 WEST MICHIGAN AVENUE; 44,599 books; 1 e-books; 1,777 audio materials; 2,366 video materials; 105 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Three Rivers: Three Rivers Station (A), George Washington Carver Community Center (B), Three Rivers Public Library (C), Three Rivers Fire Department and Ambulance Service (D), Three Rivers Police Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Three Rivers include: Saint Peters Church (A), Calvary Missionary Baptist Church (B), Immaculate Conception Church (C), Three Rivers Bible Church (D), Riverside Church (E), First United Methodist Church (F), Trinity Episcopal Church (G), First Presbyterian Church (H), Faith Tabernacle Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Hoffman Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers: Rocky River (A), Portage River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Three Rivers include: Bowman Park (1), Scouter Park (2), Memory Isle Park (3), Three Rivers Historical Marker (4), Historic District Historical Marker (5), Old Three Rivers Public Library Historical Marker (6), Sue Silliman House Historical Marker (7), Skidmore Park (8), LaFayette Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Best Value Inn Extended Stay (1211 West Broadway St), Comfort Motel (56808 North Main Street).

St. Joseph 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)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 98.6. This is worse than average.

City:

98.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.74. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.74
U.S.:

9.14

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

TURFSIDE / PINEVIEW GOLF CLUB (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
YMCA - CAMP EBERHART (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-25-2014), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-25-2014)
SAUGANASH GOLF CLUB (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (OCT-28-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-03-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-14-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-23-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
THUNDER HOG SALOON (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-01-2011 and MAY-08-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAR-11-2013), St Intentional no-action (MAY-08-2013), St BCA signed (MAY-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-08-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between MAR-01-2005 and MAY-25-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-12-2005), St Public Notif issued (MAY-12-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-12-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-12-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-25-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-25-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
SAMS PLACE INC (Population served: 63, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-19-2007)
SPARTAN MOTEL (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JAN-25-2007), St Public Notif issued (JAN-26-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2007), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-20-2007)
THREE RIVERS LITTLE LEAGUE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
JACK'S FAMILY PIZZERIA (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-19-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-01-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

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

  • LATVIAN CENTER GAREZERS-CMPGRD (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROBERT'S COREY LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 165, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROCKY'S HIDEAWAY (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HAPPY LANDING CAFE (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LATVIAN CENTER CAREZERS CHILDREN'S CAMP (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.0%
(22.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.1% for Black residents, 63.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 91.8% for other race residents, 17.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.1%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Three Rivers in 2010:

  • 85 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 51 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 26 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Three Rivers in 2000:

  • 92 people in nursing homes
  • 63 people in halfway houses
  • 30 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in other group homes
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally ill

Three Rivers, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Three Rivers compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Three Rivers (2011 data):

  • Southern Michigan Bank & Trust: Fnb Financial Branch, North Main Branch, Westland Branch. Info updated 2009/05/20: Bank assets: $508.6 mil, Deposits: $421.5 mil, headquarters in Coldwater, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Michigan Bancorp, Inc.
  • Peoples Federal Savings Bank of DeKalb County: 1213 W Michigan Branch at 1213 West Michigan, branch established on 1989/06/30; Three Rivers Branch at 123 Portage Avenue, branch established on 1886/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $484.6 mil, Deposits: $362.5 mil, headquarters in Auburn, IN, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 15 total offices
  • Century Bank and Trust: Three Rivers Branch at 1310 W Broadway, branch established on 2008/07/01. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $250.6 mil, Deposits: $219.7 mil, headquarters in Coldwater, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Century Financial Corporation
  • Flagstar Bank, FSB: Three Rivers Branch at 760 S. Us 131, Ste 1, branch established on 2000/02/10. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $13,623.5 mil, Deposits: $7,802.8 mil, headquarters in Troy, MI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • G. W. Jones Exchange Bank: Three Rivers Branch at 800 S Us 131, branch established on 1997/01/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $62.6 mil, Deposits: $56.4 mil, headquarters in Marcellus, MI, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Jones Bancorp, Inc.
  • Sturgis Bank & Trust Company: Three Rivers Banking Center at 115 North Main Street, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $314.3 mil, Deposits: $234.6 mil, headquarters in Sturgis, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Sturgis Bancorp, Inc.
  • Fifth Third Bank: Three Rivers Main Branch at 216 North Main Street, branch established on 1958/10/20. 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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Three Rivers, Michigan:

  • Comfort Motel, 56808 N Main St, Three Rivers, MI 49093 , Phone: (269) 279-5816
  • Greystone Motel, 59271 S US Hwy 131, Three Rivers, MI 49093 , Phone: (269) 278-1695
  • Redwood Motel, 59389 S US Hwy 131, Three Rivers, MI 49093 , Phone: (269) 278-1945
  • Spartan Motel, 58852 S US Hwy 131, Three Rivers, MI 49093 , Phone: (269) 278-1615
  • Three Rivers Inn, 1200 W Broadway St, Three Rivers, MI 49093 , Phone: (269) 273-9521, Fax: (269) 278-7205
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1207 W Broadway St, Three Rivers, MI 49093 , Phone: (269) 278-7766, Fax: (269) 278-7722
  • Super 8, 689 Super 8 Way, Three Rivers, MI 49093 , Phone: (269) 279-8888, Fax: (269) 278-1605
  • Americas Best Value Inn & Suites, 1211 W Broadway, Three Rivers, MI 49093 , Phone: (269) 273-8100, Fax: (269) 273-8180
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Three Rivers, Michigan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Michigan average:

11.0

Three Rivers travel time to work - commute Three Rivers mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Three Rivers city (based on St. Joseph County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,17575
Catholic9,4606
Mainline Protestant4,02022
Black Protestant8304
Other4394
None35,371-
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: 17
St. Joseph County:

2.73 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
St. Joseph County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
St. Joseph County:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

6.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Joseph County:

29.1%
Michigan:

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

22.0%
State:

13.4%
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
Financial Administration 3$11,046$44,1840$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,533$69,1980$0
Police Protection - Officers 13$61,817$57,0620$0
Police - Other 2$6,589$39,5340$0
Firefighters 13$56,767$52,4000$0
Streets and Highways 3$11,774$47,0960$0
Airports 2$7,931$47,5860$0
Health 1$3,151$37,8120$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,503$42,0360$0
Sewerage 6$25,481$50,9620$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,985$47,8200$0
Natural Resources 1$4,685$56,2200$0
Water Supply 3$11,588$46,3520$0
Local Libraries 1$4,087$49,0440$0
Other and Unallocable 3$10,483$41,9320$0
Totals for Government 55$234,420$51,1460$0

Three Rivers government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,309,000 ($168.77)
    Sewerage: $1,223,000 ($157.68)
    Regular Highways: $1,219,000 ($157.17)
    Health Services - Other: $835,000 ($107.66)
    Water Utilities: $796,000 ($102.63)
    General - Other: $558,000 ($71.94)
    Fire Protection: $411,000 ($52.99)
    Central Staff Services: $364,000 ($46.93)
    Financial Administration: $240,000 ($30.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $208,000 ($26.82)
    Air Transportation: $148,000 ($19.08)
    General Public Buildings: $100,000 ($12.89)
    Housing & Community Development: $92,000 ($11.86)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $66,000 ($8.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $29,000 ($3.74)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,745,000 ($353.92)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($0.39)

Three Rivers government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $40,000 ($5.16)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,364,000 ($175.86)
    All Other: $711,000 ($91.67)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $161,000 ($20.76)
    Housing & Community Development: $77,000 ($9.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $31,000 ($4.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $303,000 ($39.07)
    Interest Earnings: $184,000 ($23.72)
    Special Assessments: $9,000 ($1.16)
    Property Sale Other: $6,000 ($0.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $762,000 ($98.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,143,000 ($147.37)
    Highways: $519,000 ($66.92)
    All Other: $4,000 ($0.52)
  • Tax - Property: $2,731,000 ($352.11)
    NEC: $49,000 ($6.32)

Three Rivers government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $50,000 ($6.45)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $466,000 ($60.08)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $7,000,000 ($902.53)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,935,000 ($507.35)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,662,000 ($343.22)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $870,000 ($112.17)
    Water Utilities: $50,000 ($6.45)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $521,000 ($67.17)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,523,000 ($583.16)

4.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,924 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.31%
Michigan average:

5.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kalamazoo County, MI  0.79% ($27,161 average AGI)
from Cass County, MI  0.33% ($28,733)
from LaGrange County, IN  0.29% ($27,328)


5.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,125 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Michigan average:

5.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kalamazoo County, MI  1.08% ($27,290 average AGI)
to Elkhart County, IN  0.34% ($29,494)
to Cass County, MI  0.32% ($25,247)

Strongest AM radio stations in Three Rivers:

  • WLKM (1520 AM; 1 kW; THREE RIVERS, MI; Owner: IMPACT RADIO, LLC)
  • WMSH-FM (99 AM; 1 kW; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKLZ (1470 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSN (1660 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKZO (590 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; daytime; 4 kW; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHLY (1580 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: TIMES COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WFRN (1270 AM; 5 kW; ELKHART, IN)
  • WBCK (930 AM; 5 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Three Rivers:

  • WLKM-FM (95.9 FM; THREE RIVERS, MI; Owner: IMPACT RADIO, LLC)
  • WMSH-FM (99.3 FM; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTHD (105.5 FM; LAGRANGE, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNSN (101.5 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WBYT (100.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNDV-FM (92.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WFAT (96.5 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W247AM (97.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WZOW (97.7 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WFRN-FM (104.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOFR (89.5 FM; SCHOOLCRAFT, MI; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCVM (94.7 FM; BRONSON, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WDOW-FM (92.1 FM; DOWAGIAC, MI; Owner: JASON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKO (91.9 FM; HOWE, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

TV broadcast stations around Three Rivers:

  • WRDY-LP (Channel 69; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMWB-LP (Channel 25; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WMWB-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNIT (Channel 34; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSJV (Channel 28; ELKHART, IN; Owner: WSJV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBND-LP (Channel 57; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WBND-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA TELECASTING CORP.)
  • WSBT-TV (Channel 22; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WGVK (Channel 52; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
Three Rivers fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Three Rivers fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 43m141ftTotal length
  • $975,000Total costs
  • 53,467Total average daily traffic
  • 2,522Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 41960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Three Rivers, MI
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Three Rivers)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Three Rivers, MI)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Three Rivers)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Three Rivers)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 32 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 68
  • Hazardous Condition: 125
  • Service Call: 19
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Three Rivers

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Three Rivers, MI
Most common first names in Three Rivers, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12574.1 years
William10774.0 years
Mary10680.8 years
Robert9470.6 years
James9372.4 years
Charles7875.3 years
George7475.8 years
Frank5776.4 years
Walter5775.8 years
Helen5678.7 years
Most common last names in Three Rivers, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5575.6 years
Smith5176.5 years
Miller3873.1 years
Brown3576.4 years
Mohney2878.9 years
Davis2879.7 years
Bell2277.4 years
Roberts2274.1 years
Baker2275.8 years
Williams2175.9 years
Businesses in Three Rivers, MI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Meijer1
Applebee's1Nike1
Arby's1Penske2
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Subway2
FedEx1Super 81
GNC1Taco Bell1
H&R Block2U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS2
Home Depot1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets3
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