White Pigeon, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 1,523 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.4%
 
Males: 768  (50.5%)
Females: 755  (49.5%)
Median resident age:

37.5 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 49099.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,760 (it was $41,292 in 2000)
White Pigeon:

$50,760
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,236 (it was $16,895 in 2000)

White Pigeon village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $90,766 (it was $64,300 in 2000)
White Pigeon:

$90,766
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $95,038; detached houses: $103,934; mobile homes: $25,265

Median gross rent in 2017: $683.

March 2019 cost of living index in White Pigeon: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.2%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in White Pigeon, MI (2010)
    • 1,38991.3%White alone
    • 795.2%Hispanic
    • 302.0%Two or more races
    • 110.7%American Indian alone
    • 80.5%Asian alone
    • 50.3%Black alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 29 registered sex offenders living in White Pigeon, Michigan as of December 12, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in White Pigeon is 53 to 1.


Crime rates in White Pigeon by year

Type

2004

2005

2006

2007

2009

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(184.7)
2
(124.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.3)
2
(128.9)
3
(197.2)
2
(131.7)
4
(265.3)
4
(264.4)
2
(132.5)
3
(198.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(131.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(61.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(66.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(66.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(184.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.7)
2
(126.7)
1
(64.4)
1
(65.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(132.6)
2
(132.2)
13
(860.9)
3
(198.3)
3
(198.8)
1
(65.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
19
(1,170)
6
(372.2)
9
(564.3)
1
(63.3)
9
(579.9)
4
(263.0)
1
(65.8)
2
(132.6)
3
(198.3)
0
(0.0)
6
(396.6)
8
(530.2)
3
(197.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(2,032)
49
(3,040)
28
(1,755)
31
(1,963)
31
(1,997)
30
(1,972)
16
(1,053)
38
(2,520)
25
(1,652)
13
(860.9)
23
(1,520)
19
(1,259)
12
(789.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(184.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.7)
1
(63.3)
2
(128.9)
3
(197.2)
1
(65.8)
1
(66.3)
1
(66.1)
1
(66.2)
1
(66.1)
1
(66.3)
4
(263.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(61.6)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)322.5246.9127.3164.0246.8284.0157.3354.1343.0317.9312.0132.5184.7

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City-data.com crime index in White Pigeon, MI

Crime rate in White Pigeon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.63
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: German (21.6%), American (15.9%), Irish (14.0%), English (13.9%), European (3.3%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 820 feet

Land area: 1.41 square miles.

Population density: 1,084 people per square mile   (low).

White Pigeon, Michigan map

17 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.1%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,489 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,220 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Elkhart, IN (18.6 miles , pop. 51,874).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (56.5 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (105.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Constantine, MI (1.8 miles ),
Shipshewana, IN (3.0 miles ),
Middlebury, IN (3.0 miles ),
Three Rivers, MI (3.2 miles ),
Bristol, IN (3.2 miles ),
Centreville, MI (3.2 miles ),
Sturgis, MI (3.4 miles ),
Howe, IN (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 41.80 N, Longitude: 85.64 W

Area code: 269

Distribution of median household income in White Pigeon, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in White Pigeon, MI in 2017
White Pigeon satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
Number of permits per 10,000 White Pigeon, MI residents
Average permit cost in White Pigeon, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Michigan:

4.4%
Most common industries in White Pigeon, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (15.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.3%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (22.0%)
  • Construction (9.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.8%)
  • Paper (5.6%)
  • Machinery (4.6%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (12.7%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (10.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (8.7%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
Most common occupations in White Pigeon, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (16.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
  • Cashiers (3.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (21.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.4%)
  • Cashiers (6.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)

Average climate in White Pigeon, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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White Pigeon, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.7. This is about average.

City:

76.7
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.97. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.97
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

White Pigeon-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the White Pigeon village center killed 36 people and injured 321 people.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 8.1 miles away from the village center killed 31 people and injured 252 people.

Earthquake activity:

White Pigeon-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 260.0 miles away from White Pigeon center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 109.5 miles away from White Pigeon 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 237.4 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 264.3 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 272.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
White Pigeon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near White Pigeon:

  • THREE RIVERS HEALTH Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; THREE RIVERS, MI)
  • FMC - THREE RIVERS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; THREE RIVERS, MI)
  • HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER-THREE RIVERS (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; THREE RIVERS, MI)
  • THREE RIVERS HEALTH HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; THREE RIVERS, MI)
  • FAIRVIEW LIVING CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CENTREVILLE, MI)
  • STURGIS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; STURGIS, MI)
  • HOSPICE OF STURGIS (Hospital, about 13 miles away; STURGIS, MI)

Amtrak station near White Pigeon:

  • 19 miles: ELKHART (131 TYLER ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Pigeon:

  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 30 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,369)
  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 32 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 5,563)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 32 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 12,214)
  • Western Michigan University (about 34 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 20,840)
  • Andrews University (about 39 miles; Berrien Springs, MI; FT enrollment: 3,103)
  • Lake Michigan College (about 44 miles; Benton Harbor, MI; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Kellogg Community College (about 45 miles; Battle Creek, MI; FT enrollment: 4,078)

Public high school in White Pigeon:

Public elementary/middle school in White Pigeon:

  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 305 EAST HOTCHIN AVE, Grades: KG-5)
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Library in White Pigeon:

  • WHITE PIGEON TOWNSHIP LIBRARY (Operating income: $177,485; Location: 102 NORTH KALAMAZOO STREET; 18,930 books; 452 audio materials; 617 video materials; 51 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in White Pigeon: White Pigeon Station (A), White Pigeon Township Library (B), White Pigeon Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in White Pigeon include: Saint Joseph's Catholic Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), Light House Church (C), First Presbyterian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in White Pigeon include: Wade Park (1), United States Land Office Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

St. Joseph 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 White Pigeon and their reported violations in the past:

MOTTVILLE BIBLE CHURCH (Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SB 1313 ENTERPRISE LLC TRUCK STOP (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
TOMAHAWK TAVERN (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-03-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-21-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-21-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-24-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-28-2010), St Public Notif issued (JUN-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-02-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-13-2010)
WHITETAIL SALOON (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • SAMUEL MANCINO'S ITALIAN EATER (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PLAZA MOTEL (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

61.7%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

10.8%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in White Pigeon (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank: White Pigeon Branch at 114 West Chicago Road, branch established on 1988/06/01. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.
  • Sturgis Bank & Trust Company: White Pigeon Banking Center at 122 West Chicago Road, branch established on 1905/01/01. 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.

For population 15 years and over in White Pigeon:

Marital status in White Pigeon, MI
  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 18.4%

For population 25 years and over in White Pigeon:

  • High school or higher: 82.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Michigan average:

10.8

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for White Pigeon, MI (based on St. Joseph County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
This county:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
St. Joseph County:

6.58 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

9.4%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Joseph County:

29.1%
State:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
St. Joseph County:

22.0%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.0%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.2%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
White Pigeon:

29.2
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.3%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
White Pigeon:

14.1%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
White Pigeon:

6.7
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.7%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
White Pigeon:

53.3%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.5%
State:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of White Pigeon, 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 Government Administration 10$2,040$2,4480$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$15,212$45,6362$1,196
Water Supply 3$4,103$16,4120$0
Streets and Highways 2$2,821$16,9260$0
Financial Administration 1$417$5,0040$0
Police - Other 1$142$1,7040$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 21$24,735$14,1342$1,196

White Pigeon government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $10,000 ($6.57)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $306,000 ($200.92)
    Regular Highways: $175,000 ($114.90)
    Water Utilities: $93,000 ($61.06)
    General - Other: $63,000 ($41.37)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($14.45)
    Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($8.54)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $12,000 ($7.88)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($5.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($2.63)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($5.25)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $12,000 ($7.88)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $305,000 ($200.26)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($3.28)

White Pigeon government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $11,000 ($7.22)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $31,000 ($20.35)
    Special Assessments: $17,000 ($11.16)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($4.60)
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,000 ($3.28)
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000 ($2.63)
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($2.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $117,000 ($76.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $131,000 ($86.01)
    Highways: $111,000 ($72.88)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.66)
  • Tax - Property: $327,000 ($214.71)
    Other License: $6,000 ($3.94)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($1.31)

White Pigeon government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $149,000 ($97.83)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $128,000 ($84.04)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,000 ($13.79)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $279,000 ($183.19)

5.17% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,502 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
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 Kalamazoo County, MI  0.98% ($39,285 average AGI)
from Cass County, MI  0.45% ($40,519)
from Elkhart County, IN  0.39% ($40,400)


5.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($197,561 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
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 Kalamazoo County, MI  1.11% ($53,104 average AGI)
to Elkhart County, IN  0.53% ($39,266)
to Cass County, MI  0.39% ($35,283)

Businesses in White Pigeon, MI

  • H&R Block: 1
  • McDonald's: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in White Pigeon:

  • 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)
  • WFRN (1270 AM; 5 kW; ELKHART, IN)
  • WHLY (1580 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: TIMES COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WKLZ (1470 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSN (1660 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKAM (1460 AM; 3 kW; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: FULMER COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • WMSH (1230 AM; 1 kW; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKZO (590 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDND (1620 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WSBT (960 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in White Pigeon:

  • WTHD (105.5 FM; LAGRANGE, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLKM-FM (95.9 FM; THREE RIVERS, MI; Owner: IMPACT RADIO, LLC)
  • WMSH-FM (99.3 FM; STURGIS, MI; 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)
  • WZOW (97.7 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WNDV-FM (92.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WFRN-FM (104.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WQKO (91.9 FM; HOWE, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • W300AL (107.9 FM; MISHAWAKA, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WLEG (102.7 FM; LIGONIER, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WCVM (94.7 FM; BRONSON, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVPE (88.1 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: ELKHART COMMUNITY SCHOOLS CORP.)
  • WGCS (91.1 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: GOSHEN COLLEGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W207BF (89.3 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around White Pigeon:

  • 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.)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBND-LP (Channel 57; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WBND-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA TELECASTING CORP.)
  • WSBT-TV (Channel 22; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WRDY-LP (Channel 69; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)

White Pigeon fatal accident list:

Aug 22, 2016 05:20 PM, Us-131, Lat: 41.798261, Lon: -85.662506, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 2, 1997 02:41 PM, 12, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 4, 1984 04:10 AM, Laird, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 26, 1983 12:40 AM, 12, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 118ft / 36.2mTotal length
  • 77,382Total average daily traffic
  • 3,557Total average daily truck traffic
  • 124,293Total future (year 2010) average daily traffic
New bridges in White Pigeon, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for White Pigeon, MI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in White Pigeon)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Us 12 At Us 131 (Lat: 41.801722 Lon: -85.660833), Call Sign: KQA282, Licensee ID: L00001365,
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.4800 MHz, 42.5800 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/1995, Expiration Date: 01/14/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2001, Registrant: State Of Michigan, 714 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823, Phone: (517) 336-6240
  • Lat: 41.816944 Lon: -85.770833, Call Sign: WQAN375,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.125 MHz, 466.125 MHz, Grant Date: 04/15/2014, Expiration Date: 07/07/2024, Certifier: Terry Davis, Registrant: Roe-Comm, Inc., 1400 Ramona Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49002, Phone: (269) 327-1045, Fax: (269) 327-8784
  • 103 Us Highway 131 S (Lat: 41.796111 Lon: -85.662500), Call Sign: WQBJ652,
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 10/21/2004, Expiration Date: 10/21/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2014, Certifier: Beth Cotner, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • Indian Prairie Rd, Indian Prairie Rd Rr Crossing @ Rr Mp Kh17.2 (Lat: 41.780028 Lon: -85.668278), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WQBQ292, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.800 MHz, 161.055 MHz, Grant Date: 08/26/2014, Expiration Date: 11/22/2024, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Nw, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Call Sign: WQCR327,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.580 MHz, Grant Date: 02/26/2015, Expiration Date: 05/06/2025, Certifier: Elwood Miller, Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401-A Connecticut Ave Nw #232, Washington, DC 20008, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 209-3097, Email:
  • 500 West Chicago Road (Lat: 41.797667 Lon: -85.652389), Call Sign: WQXC421,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.737 MHz, 456.737 MHz, 452.537 MHz, 451.587 MHz, 467.187 MHz, 462.462 MHz, 467.462 MHz, 467.512 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/2016, Expiration Date: 01/28/2026, Certifier: Richard K Snell, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Fax: (317) 564-8335, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • WHITE PIGEON, .6 K West And .05 K South Of The Intersection Of Cr 123 And Us 12 (Lat: 41.798750 Lon: -85.623778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQJN387,
    Assigned Frequencies: 933.575 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2018, Expiration Date: 11/06/2028, Certifier: Andrew Goldberger, Registrant: Tele-Rad, Inc., 511 E 8th Street, Holland, MI 49423, Phone: (616) 396-3541, Fax: (616) 392-9707, Email:
  • Pigeon River STA, Lat: 41.791944 Lon: -85.647500, Type: Mtower, Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: WQKM631,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 07/16/2009, Expiration Date: 07/16/2019, Certifier: Jason D Griffith, Registrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation, 850 Tech Center Drive, Gahanna, OH 43230, Phone: (614) 883-7265, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:
  • CH13HO703, 68183 M40 (Lat: 41.808306 Lon: -85.797694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQQ420,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2013, Expiration Date: 02/12/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in White Pigeon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in White Pigeon)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 30
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 2
Fire incident types in White Pigeon, MI

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for White Pigeon, MI
Most common first names in White Pigeon, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3973.7 years
Mary3679.1 years
James3467.6 years
Robert3169.1 years
George2477.4 years
William2368.7 years
Charles2269.7 years
Donald2065.0 years
Dorothy1679.5 years
Helen1679.2 years
Most common last names in White Pigeon, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2576.4 years
Johnson1269.9 years
Yoder1172.8 years
Anderson1072.8 years
Davis873.0 years
Lutz880.7 years
Schmidt781.5 years
Snyder672.5 years
Swinehart672.2 years
Reed681.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in White Pigeon, MI
  • 90.3%Utility gas
  • 5.8%Electricity
  • 2.2%Wood
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in White Pigeon, MI
  • 85.7%Utility gas
  • 12.1%Electricity
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used


White Pigeon 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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