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Gladwin County, Michigan (MI)


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County population in 2012: 25,484 (11% urban, 89% rural); it was 26,023 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,290
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,817
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,035
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,646 (it was 1,526 in 2000)
% of renters here:

14%
State:

28%

Land area: 507 sq. mi.
Water area: 9.6 sq. mi.
Population density: 51 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Gladwin County: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (22.7%), Manufacturing (16.9%), Retail trade (11.3%), Construction (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 81%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Gladwin County, Michigan:


Median resident age:  47.0 years
Michigan median age:  38.0 years

Males: 12,839  (50.3%)
Females: 12,853  (49.7%)

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Gladwin County,MI real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Gladwin County:

2.0 people
Michigan:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $32,440 ($32,019 in 1999)
This county:

$32440
Michigan:

$45255

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $394 (lower quartile is $296, upper quartile is $474)
This county:

$394
State:

$591


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $107,015 (it was $83,000 in 2000)
Gladwin County:

$107,015
Michigan:

$132,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,409 - $167,274

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $125,910
Here:

$125,910
State:

$168,888

Townhouses or other attached units: $213,622
Here:

$213,622
State:

$147,658

In 2-unit structures: $34,856
Here:

$34,856
State:

$101,322

Mobile homes: $84,415
Here:

$84,415
State:

$39,606

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $157,675
Here:

$157,675
State:

$95,296
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,092
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $342

Institutionalized population: 226

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


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Single-family new house construction building permits:

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,316 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $1,206 (1.2%)


Gladwin County household income distribution in 2009 Gladwin County home values distribution


Gladwin County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 19.5%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.5% for Black residents, 29.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 32.6% for other race residents, 15.8% for two or more races residents)
Median age of residents in 2010: 47 years old
(Males: 46 years old, Females: 48 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48 years old, Black residents: 21 years old, American Indian residents: 49 years old, Asian residents: 36 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30 years old, Other race residents: 31 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

13.8%
Whole state:

10.5%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

5.4%
Whole state:

4.8%

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Gladwin County is $422 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $673 a month.

Cities in this county include: Gladwin, Beaverton.

Gladwin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Gladwin County: House Lake State Forest Campground (A), Trout Lake State Forest Campground (B), Watersedge Golf Course (C), Tobacco River Campground (D), Calhoun Campground (E), Gladwin Heights Golf Course (F), Lost Haven Campground (G), All Bright Shores (H), Sugar Springs Country Club (I), Sugar Springs Campground (J), Wildwood Campground (K), Secord Lake Campground (L), Wildwood Fire Department (M), Clement Township Fire Department (N), Billings Township Hall (O), Hays Township Hall (P), Gladwin Township Hall (Q), Gladwin County Historical Society Museum (R), Butman Township Fire Rescue (S), Billings Township Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gladwin County include: Church of the Brethren (A), Beaverton Baptist Church (B), Daniels Band Church (C), Church of Daniels Band (D), Living Hope Fellowship Church (E), Beaverton Church of God (F), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (G), Dale United Methodist Church (H), Cedar River Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Butman Cemetery (1), Skeel Cemetery (2), Grout Cemetery (3), McClure Cemetery (4), Ridge Cemetery (5), Arbutus Cemetery (6), Rhodes Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Trout Lake (A), Puro Lake (B), Pratt Lake (C), Lake Lochbrae (D), Wallic Lake (E), Perch Lake (F), Little Lake Twenty (G), Peach Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Elk Lake Creek (A), West Branch Tittabawassee River (B), Avery Creek (C), Venison Creek (D), Bear Creek (E), Guernsey Creek (F), Tea Creek (G), Payne Creek (H), Fish Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Gladwin County include: Gladwin County Recreation Area (1), Gladwin State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Arenac County , Bay County , Clare County , Isabella County , Midland County , Ogemaw County , Roscommon County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 660
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 330 (79% naturalized citizens)

Gladwin County:

1.3%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 55.2%

Gladwin County marital status for males
Gladwin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Gladwin County with a mortgage: 3,065 (184 second mortgage, 284 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,443

Here:

55.6% with mortgage
State:

69.7% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.39%
Here25.4%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 6,608
Total congregations: 34

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchCommunity Church of Christ
Adherents1,899 (28.7%)706 (10.7%)682 (10.3%)561 (8.5%)327 (4.9%)
Congregations1 (2.9%)2 (5.9%)5 (14.7%)1 (2.9%)2 (5.9%)
NameOld Order AmishWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodChurch of the NazareneAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents323 (4.9%)259 (3.9%)256 (3.9%)241 (3.6%)1,354 (20.5%)
Congregations5 (14.7%)2 (5.9%)2 (5.9%)2 (5.9%)12 (35.3%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Gladwin County - Gladwin, Beaverton

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
This county:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Gladwin County:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
This county:

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Gladwin County:

6.87 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.9%
Michigan:

9.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.8%
Michigan:

29.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Gladwin County:

15.5%
State:

13.4%


Agriculture in Gladwin County:

Average size of farms: 135 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $15,572
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $158.04
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 4.51%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 41.39%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $13,399
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 42.80%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.46%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $31,849
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.07%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.32
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 15.72%
Corn for grain: 5783 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 921 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3481 harvested acres
Vegetables: 106 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 44 acres

Tornado activity:

Gladwin County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 1.4 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 10 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 3/30/1976, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 10 people

Earthquake activity:

Gladwin County-area historical earthquake activity is below Michigan state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 82.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Gladwin County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Class of Workers


Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (7%)
  • Machinery (7%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Chemicals (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Child care workers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):




Most common first ancestries reported in Gladwin County (%):





Gladwin County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,548 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 1,102 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 36 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 5 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 21 (0%)
  • Walked: 199 (2%)
  • Other means: 92 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 515 (5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Gladwin County, Michigan in 2000:

People in group quarters in Gladwin County, Michigan in 2010:


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $39,137.

6.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,756 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
Michigan average:

5.24%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.61% relocated from other counties in Michigan ($33,781 average AGI)
1.08% relocated from other states ($7,974 average AGI)
Gladwin County:

1.08%
Michigan average:

1.38%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Midland County, MI  0.80% ($41,234 average AGI)
from Bay County, MI  0.51% ($50,531)
from Genesee County, MI  0.48% ($45,348)
from Oakland County, MI  0.48% ($57,630)
from Wayne County, MI  0.47% ($45,578)
from Clare County, MI  0.44% ($24,333)
from Macomb County, MI  0.32% ($56,806)


6.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,141 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.16%
Michigan average:

5.98%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.57% relocated to other counties in Michigan ($23,238 average AGI)
1.59% relocated to other states ($8,903 average AGI)
Gladwin County:

1.59%
Michigan average:

2.21%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Midland County, MI  1.13% ($33,509 average AGI)
to Bay County, MI  0.39% ($32,541)
to Clare County, MI  0.38% ($24,361)
to Oakland County, MI  0.27% ($31,692)
to Genesee County, MI  0.26% ($31,560)
to Ogemaw County, MI  0.21% ($40,800)
to Saginaw County, MI  0.21% ($36,350)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.1

Births per 1000 population in Gladwin County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Gladwin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Gladwin County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,073 (5,132 aged, 941 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.68
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5233.330
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 132.490
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 58552.92

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 937.190
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1135.650
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7.35

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23.68
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 44.1

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7.35

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 144.8. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 25,403

Size of family households: 4,088 2-persons, 1,301 3-persons, 1,135 4-persons, 447 5-persons, 201 6-persons, 149 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,925 1-person, 431 2-persons, 53 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 5 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

95.8% of residents of Gladwin County speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (82% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
2.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (65% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 28% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (70% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $159,833,000 ($5882 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,160,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $90,701,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $40,518,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,278,000
Federal grants: $22,764,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,074,000 ($180,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,498,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $12,832,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,193,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,194,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,425
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

68 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,559
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

45 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +8
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+12 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,340
Here +49 per 1000 residents
State -16 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Gladwin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.51 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.1

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Gladwin County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 11
  • 2 rooms: 92
  • 3 rooms: 451
  • 4 rooms: 1,451
  • 5 rooms: 2,478
  • 6 rooms: 2,246
  • 7 rooms: 1,209
  • 8 rooms: 639
  • 9+ rooms: 458
  • 1 room: 13
  • 2 rooms: 128
  • 3 rooms: 316
  • 4 rooms: 410
  • 5 rooms: 351
  • 6 rooms: 169
  • 7 rooms: 91
  • 8 rooms: 25
  • 9+ rooms: 23
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Gladwin County, Michigan
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 31
  • 1 bedroom: 413
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,082
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,405
  • 4 bedrooms: 920
  • 5+ bedrooms: 184
  • no bedroom: 20
  • 1 bedroom: 453
  • 2 bedrooms: 629
  • 3 bedrooms: 349
  • 4 bedrooms: 63
  • 5+ bedrooms: 12
Cars and other vehicles available in Gladwin County, Michigan in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 453
  • 1 vehicle: 2,710
  • 2 vehicles: 4,107
  • 3 vehicles: 1,297
  • 4 vehicles: 339
  • 5+ vehicles: 129
  • no vehicle: 239
  • 1 vehicle: 730
  • 2 vehicles: 467
  • 3 vehicles: 70
  • 4 vehicles: 10
  • 5+ vehicles: 10

61% of Gladwin County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 88% lived in Michigan.

Gladwin County:

61.0%
State average:

58.3%


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $71,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Gladwin County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (48.6%)
  • Utility gas (36.5%)
  • Wood (6.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.7%)
  • Electricity (3.1%)
  • Utility gas (45.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (35.8%)
  • Electricity (7.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.7%)
  • Other fuel (3.3%)
  • Wood (2.9%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 311
Here:

10.6%
Michigan:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 63
Here:

4.3%
Michigan:

8.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 70
Here:

12.1%
Michigan:

16.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue Debt

Gladwin County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:


Gladwin County government finances - Revenue in 2002:


Gladwin County government finances - Debt in 2002:


Gladwin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Gladwin County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Gladwin County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)




Most common first names in Gladwin County, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William18974.4 years
John16574.0 years
Robert14970.7 years
Mary14178.6 years
Charles13774.9 years
James11970.3 years
George10175.1 years
Helen9480.0 years
Donald8371.0 years
Harold7274.3 years
Most common last names in Gladwin County, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9373.3 years
Brown5877.4 years
Johnson4573.3 years
Miller3572.9 years
Young3372.4 years
Davis3177.7 years
Anderson2875.8 years
Williams2778.1 years
Moore2675.0 years
Taylor2576.8 years
Businesses in Gladwin County, MI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Rite Aid2
FedEx1Subway2
GNC1The Room Place1
H&R Block1True Value1
Jones New York1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS2
Little Caesars Pizza1

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