Twining, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 178 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.3%
 
Males: 103  (57.9%)
Females: 75  (42.1%)
Median resident age:  34.5 years
Michigan median age:  40.9 years

Zip code: 48766

Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,930 (it was $31,875 in 2000)
Twining:

$32,930
MI:

$46,859
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,738 (it was $13,744 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $51,732 (it was $42,900 in 2000)
Twining:

$51,732
MI:

$115,700
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $64,225; Detached houses: $65,209; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $76,904; Mobile homes: $24,469

Median gross rent in 2012: $642.

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  • White alone - 176 (97.2%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (1.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.6%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.6%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Twining: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.8%), Polish (10.1%), Irish (7.6%), French (3.8%), Hungarian (1.3%), Ukrainian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 640 feet

Land area: 0.96 square miles.

Population density: 186 people per square mile   (very low).

Twining, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Twining:

  • High school or higher: 76.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Twining village:

  • Never married: 15.9%
  • Now married: 48.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 24.8%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.8%
Michigan:  6.1%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Twining, Michigan as of May 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Twining to the number of sex offenders is 59 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,125 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $767 (1.7%)

Twining satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Saginaw, MI (48.4 miles , pop. 61,799).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (124.5 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (251.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Turner, MI (1.5 miles) , Omer, MI (2.3 miles ), Au Gres, MI (2.7 miles ), Whittemore, MI (2.9 miles ), Prescott, MI (2.9 miles ), Standish, MI (3.4 miles ), Sterling, MI (3.5 miles ), Skidway Lake, MI (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 44.11 N, Longitude: 83.81 W

Area code: 989

Twining household income distribution Twining home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.8%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +23 (+13.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (12%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Other financial specialists (9%)
  • Construction laborers (9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Other financial specialists (9%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)

Average climate in Twining, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Twining-area historical tornado activity is below Michigan state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/30/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the Twining village center killed one person and injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1991, a category F3 tornado 17.1 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Twining-area historical earthquake activity is near Michigan state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 250.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 219.4 miles away from Twining center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 213.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 249.0 miles away from the city center
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 99.4 miles away from Twining 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 408.7 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 Arenac County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Twining topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Twining:

  • SAINT MARY'S STANDISH COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; STANDISH, MI)
  • QUALITY HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; STANDISH, MI)
  • MEDILODGE OF STERLING, L L C (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; STERLING, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Twining:

  • Delta College (about 40 miles; University Center, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,480)
  • Saginaw Valley State University (about 40 miles; University Center, MI; FT enrollment: 9,021)
  • Northwood University-Michigan (about 41 miles; Midland, MI; FT enrollment: 2,763)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 49 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Central Michigan University (about 61 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)
  • Mott Community College (about 76 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 7,394)
  • University of Michigan-Flint (about 76 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 6,284)

Public elementary/middle schools in Twining:

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Notable locations in Twining: Twining Station (A), Turner Township Hall (B), Twining - Turner - Mason Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Twining include: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Trinity United Methodist Church (B), Twining Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Arenac 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 Twining and their reported violations in the past:

TWINING BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 36.1%
(36.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.1%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  13.2%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Twining compared to Michigan 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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Twining travel time to work - commute Twining mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53%)
  • Wood (29%)
  • Other fuel (8%)
  • Electricity (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Twining village (based on Arenac County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.73%
Here: 35.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran Church The Wesleyan ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents50.3%13.3%10.7%4.8%4.2%
Congregations16.7%20.0%6.7%6.7%3.3%
NameConservative Mennonite ConferencePentecostal Church of GodWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesOther
Adherents3.6%2.8%1.8%1.6%6.8%
Congregations6.7%3.3%6.7%3.3%26.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Arenac County:

3.02 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Arenac County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Arenac County:

5.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

9.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Arenac County:

29.7%
Michigan:

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

18.3%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$811
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$116
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$232
Totals for Government 0$0 10$1,159

Twining government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $32,000 ($179.78)
    Fire Protection: $21,000 ($117.98)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($78.65)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($50.56)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($33.71)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($28.09)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($22.47)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($22.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $8,000 ($44.94)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($5.62)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $24,000 ($134.83)

Twining government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $23,000 ($129.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($39.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $19,000 ($106.74)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $9,000 ($50.56)
    General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($44.94)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($11.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $28,000 ($157.30)
    Highways: $8,000 ($44.94)
  • Tax - Property: $29,000 ($162.92)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $38,000 ($213.48)

5.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,299 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
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 Bay County, MI  0.90% ($31,286 average AGI)
from Ogemaw County, MI  0.58% ($31,167)
from Iosco County, MI  0.45% ($18,821)


6.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,611 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.20%
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 Bay County, MI  1.38% ($24,483 average AGI)
to Ogemaw County, MI  0.82% ($17,673)
to Saginaw County, MI  0.41% ($36,654)

Strongest AM radio stations in Twining:

  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • 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)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSGW (790 AM; 5 kW; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: NM LICENSING LLC)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIOS (1480 AM; 1 kW; TAWAS CITY-EAST TAWA, MI; Owner: CARROLL ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMAX (1440 AM; 5 kW; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: AM MEDIA SERVICES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Twining:

  • WWCM (96.9 FM; STANDISH, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSAG (104.1 FM; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: BLUE MOOSE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHST (106.1 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: NORTHERN CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WKQZ (93.3 FM; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKJC (104.7 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: CARROLL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WYLZ (100.9 FM; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQLB (103.3 FM; TAWAS CITY, MI; Owner: CARROLL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W220BR (91.9 FM; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCLS (100.7 FM; OSCODA, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO NETWORK CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Twining:

  • W15BP (Channel 15; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WUHO-LP (Channel 57; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WNEM-TV (Channel 5; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • W58CW (Channel 58; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Au Gres Cell Site: 729 Shefield Road (Lat: 44.104750 Lon: -83.748028), Structure height: 109.7 m, Call Sign: KNKQ302
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott Iii
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1392 M-65 (Lat: 44.126972 Lon: -83.806944), Call Sign: KNCS770, Licensee ID: L00044792
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.490 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/21/1997, Expiration Date: 02/10/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002
    Registrant: Chmura Farms, 1392 M 65, Twining, MI 48766, Phone: (517) 867-4407
  • 200 Smalley St (Lat: 44.112528 Lon: -83.810000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQFK529
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.540 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/04/2006, Expiration Date: 08/04/2016, Certifier: Rocky R Aldrich
    Registrant: Anderson Radio, Inc, 6149 W. Saginaw Road, Bay City, MI 48706, Phone: (989) 684-9969

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Twining)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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