Union City, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 1,568 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.1%
 
Males: 689  (44.0%)
Females: 879  (56.0%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 49094.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,564 (it was $37,065 in 2000)
Union City:

$45,564
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,769 (it was $15,101 in 2000)

Union City village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,001 (it was $67,300 in 2000)
Union City:

$95,001
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $88,680; detached houses: $90,535; mobile homes: $41,425

Median gross rent in 2017: $623.

March 2019 cost of living index in Union City: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.9%
(22.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 10.0% for two or more races residents)
  • Races in Union City, MI (2017)
    • 1,58796.7%White alone
    • 171.0%Asian alone
    • 100.6%Two or more races
    • 90.5%Hispanic
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.06%Black alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Union City, Michigan as of January 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Union City is 91 to 1.


Crime rates in Union City by year

Type

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(56.4)
2
(115.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.6)
1
(62.6)
2
(125.7)
2
(126.3)
2
(126.5)
1
(63.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.6)
1
(58.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(451.5)
2
(115.1)
2
(117.3)
1
(59.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.1)
2
(126.5)
1
(63.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
16
(902.9)
10
(575.7)
22
(1,290)
14
(833.8)
10
(625.8)
5
(312.9)
16
(1,006)
12
(757.6)
17
(1,075)
3
(191.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
69
(3,894)
82
(4,721)
59
(3,460)
58
(3,454)
54
(3,379)
55
(3,442)
36
(2,263)
36
(2,273)
44
(2,783)
39
(2,494)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(56.4)
1
(57.6)
3
(176.0)
2
(119.1)
1
(62.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)358.9366.1283.9218.0234.0209.6261.5257.6313.1177.1

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City-data.com crime index in Union City, MI

Crime rate in Union City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.20
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: German (24.1%), American (18.3%), English (14.7%), Irish (11.6%), Dutch (2.8%), Polish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 820 feet

Land area: 1.47 square miles.

Population density: 1,064 people per square mile   (low).

Union City, Michigan map

15 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.9%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,251 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,264 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Battle Creek, MI (17.3 miles , pop. 53,364).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (68.4 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (131.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Burlington, MI (2.0 miles ),
Athens, MI (2.3 miles ),
Sherwood, MI (2.6 miles ),
Tekonsha, MI (2.8 miles ),
Coldwater, MI (3.3 miles ),
Colon, MI (3.5 miles ),
Bronson, MI (3.7 miles ),
Quincy, MI (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 42.07 N, Longitude: 85.14 W

Area code: 517

Distribution of median household income in Union City, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Union City, MI in 2017
Union City satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Michigan:

4.4%
Most common industries in Union City, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (11.5%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Health care (5.3%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (12.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.0%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.9%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Social assistance (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
Most common occupations in Union City, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (17.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Union City, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Union City, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Union City-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Union City village center killed 21 people and injured 293 people.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 tornado 21.7 miles away from the village center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Union City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% 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 207.5 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 247.8 miles away from Union City center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 113.1 miles away from Union 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 289.0 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 274.5 miles away from Union City 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 267.0 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 Branch County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Union City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Union City:

  • MAPLE LAWN MCF (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • COLDWATER REGIONAL MENTAL HEALTH CTR (Hospital, about 10 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER OF BRANCH COUNTY Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • LAURELS OF COLDWATER,THE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • FMC - COLDWATER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • BRANCH-HILLSDALE-ST JOSEPH HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • FMC - BATTLE CREEK SOUTH (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)

Amtrak station near Union City:

  • 18 miles: BATTLE CREEK (104 CAPITAL AVE. SW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Union City:

  • Kellogg Community College (about 19 miles; Battle Creek, MI; Full-time enrollment: 4,078)
  • Western Michigan University (about 29 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 20,840)
  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 30 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 7,369)
  • Spring Arbor University (about 32 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • Jackson College (about 39 miles; Jackson, MI; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Lansing Community College (about 56 miles; Lansing, MI; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • Michigan State University (about 57 miles; East Lansing, MI; FT enrollment: 41,736)

Public high school in Union City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Union City:

See full list of schools located in Union City

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Union City: Union Township Library (A), Union City Police Department (B), Union City Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Union City include: Assembly of God Church (A), Our Savior Lutheran Church (B), Union City Wesleyan Church (C), First Congregational Church (D), United Methodist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

River: Coldwater River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Union City include: Selas Park (1), Union City Furnace Historical Marker (2), Union City Methodist Episcopal Church Historical Marker (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Branch County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Union City and their reported violations in the past:

TURTLE LAKE RESORT, LLC (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • LIGHTHOUSE FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES (Population served: 287, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • POTAWATOMIE RECREATION AREA (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • POTAWATOMIE RECREATION AREA, LLC (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

67.7%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

9.8%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
9 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Union City (2011 data):

  • Southern Michigan Bank & Trust: Union City Branch at 225 North Broadway, branch established on 1965/09/01; The Motor Bank Branch at 405 North Broadway, branch established on 1974/07/15. 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.
  • Monarch Community Bank: 365 N. Broadway Branch at 365 N. Broadway, branch established on 1934/07/01. Info updated 2010/09/20: Bank assets: $207.7 mil, Deposits: $174.3 mil, headquarters in Coldwater, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Monarch Community Bancorp, Inc

For population 15 years and over in Union City:

Marital status in Union City, MI
  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 47.6%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Union City:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Michigan average:

10.8

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

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Religion statistics for Union City, MI (based on Branch County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,9853
Evangelical Protestant5,13240
Mainline Protestant2,55813
Other1,0375
None30,536-
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: 4
This county:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Branch County:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Here:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Branch County:

3.68 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
This county:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.8%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.5%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.8%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

51.3%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Union City:

29.2
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Union City:

20.4%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Union City:

10.7%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Union City:

6.9
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

42.3%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Union City:

57.5%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Union City:

81.3%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Union City, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 4$11,957$35,8710$0
Electric Power 3$15,659$62,6360$0
Other Government Administration 2$10,846$65,0769$1,324
Water Supply 1$6,023$72,2760$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,189$38,2680$0
Sewerage 1$3,631$43,5720$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,732$32,7840$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,732$32,7840$0
Firefighters 0$0 24$2,384
Financial Administration 0$0 2$646
Totals for Government 14$56,769$48,65935$4,354

Union City government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,926,000 ($1228.32)
    Police Protection: $297,000 ($189.41)
    Sewerage: $210,000 ($133.93)
    Water Utilities: $197,000 ($125.64)
    Regular Highways: $157,000 ($100.13)
    General - Other: $120,000 ($76.53)
    Central Staff Services: $62,000 ($39.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $58,000 ($36.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $123,000 ($78.44)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $132,000 ($84.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $329,000 ($209.82)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $180,000 ($114.80)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($7.02)

Union City government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $533,000 ($339.92)
    Other: $41,000 ($26.15)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $459,000 ($292.73)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $44,000 ($28.06)
    Rents: $43,000 ($27.42)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.64)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,939,000 ($1236.61)
    Water Utilities: $341,000 ($217.47)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $174,000 ($110.97)
    Highways: $124,000 ($79.08)
  • Tax - Property: $255,000 ($162.63)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($1.28)

Union City government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,062,000 ($1952.81)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,999,000 ($1912.63)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $63,000 ($40.18)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $68,000 ($43.37)
    Beginning: $68,000 ($43.37)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,761,000 ($3036.35)

5.22% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,257 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
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 Calhoun County, MI  0.76% ($31,558 average AGI)
from Hillsdale County, MI  0.66% ($33,419)
from St. Joseph County, MI  0.48% ($32,868)


5.98% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,530 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
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 Calhoun County, MI  1.03% ($36,048 average AGI)
to Hillsdale County, MI  0.65% ($36,163)
to St. Joseph County, MI  0.56% ($32,289)

Businesses in Union City, MI

  • Subway: 1
  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Union City:

  • WBCK (930 AM; 5 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVB (1590 AM; 5 kW; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • 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)
  • WMSH-FM (99 AM; 1 kW; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Union City:

  • WNWN-FM (98.5 FM; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBXX (95.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCVM (94.7 FM; BRONSON, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WWKN (104.9 FM; MARSHALL, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQLR (106.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUFN (96.7 FM; ALBION, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WMSH-FM (99.3 FM; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVIC (94.1 FM; JACKSON, MI; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP)
  • WLKI (100.3 FM; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBOI (91.3 FM; ORLAND, IN; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NORTHEAST INDIANA, INC)
  • W223AE (92.5 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR COLLEGE COMMUNICATIONS)

TV broadcast stations around Union City:

  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WOBC-CA (Channel 20; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W21BS (Channel 21; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WSYM-TV (Channel 47; LANSING, MI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLAJ (Channel 53; LANSING, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WILX-TV (Channel 10; ONONDAGA, MI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WHTV (Channel 18; JACKSON, MI; Owner: SPARTAN-TV, L.L.C.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Union City: Joseph Watson.

Union City fatal accident list:

Apr 22, 2003 02:01 AM, Sr-60, Lat: 42.068608, Lon: -85.159819, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 23, 1999 09:41 PM, Adolph Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 138ft / 42.3mTotal length
  • $650,501,000Total costs
  • 66,010Total average daily traffic
  • 6,917Total average daily truck traffic
  • 102,508Total future (year 1977) average daily traffic
New bridges in Union City, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 61960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Union City, MI

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 11
Fire incident types in Union City, MI

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Union City, MI
Most common first names in Union City, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3072.2 years
Mary2978.3 years
John2773.8 years
Robert2471.3 years
Charles1674.6 years
Dorothy1583.5 years
James1569.6 years
Richard1470.8 years
Paul1372.8 years
Donald1372.2 years
Most common last names in Union City, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2874.8 years
Johnson1773.9 years
Miller1678.6 years
Brown1274.0 years
Case1078.2 years
Crandall978.9 years
Little968.9 years
Swain977.6 years
Wilson877.1 years
Lee877.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Union City, MI
  • 94.3%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Electricity
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Union City, MI
  • 55.9%Utility gas
  • 30.0%Electricity
  • 6.5%No fuel used
  • 5.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Other fuel


Union City compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Anthony L. Spoor (4)
  • Russell H. Springborn (2)
  • Clinton J. Gautsche (1)
  • Russell Harry Springborn (1)
  • Anthony Leon Spoor (1)

Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2020.