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Blackman township, MI map Land area: 31.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 22,800 (93% urban, 7% rural)
Males: 14,417  (63.2%)
Females: 8,383  (36.8%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 15,525 (11,498 owner occupied, 4,027 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

26%


Races in Blackman township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 78.4%
  • Black: 17.1%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.4%
  • Asian: 0.6%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.5%
  • Two or more races: 1.0%
  • Some other race: 0.1%

Median age of males: 37.7
Median age of females: 39.4

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Average household size: 2.33

Blackman township:

2.3 people
Michigan:

2.6 people

Average family size: 2.91

Estimated median household income in 2009: $43,532 ($40,286 in 1999)
This township:

$43,532
Michigan:

$45,255

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $595 (lower quartile is $473, upper quartile is $706)
Here:

$595
State:

$591

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $108,542 (it was $86,600 in 2000)
Blackman township:

$108,542
Michigan:

$132,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $81,999 - $161,534

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $118,592
Here:

$118,592
State:

$168,888

Townhouses or other attached units: $83,543
Here:

$83,543
State:

$147,658

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $28,035
Here:

$28,035
State:

$133,558

Mobile homes: $59,834
Here:

$59,834
State:

$39,606
Population density: 717 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

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

6.6%
Whole state:

10.5%

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

2.0%
Whole state:

4.8%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Blackman township: Sparrow Hawk Golf Course (A), Jackson District Library-Meijer Branch (B), Blackman Township Department of Public Safety Station 2 (C), Blackman Township Department of Public Safety Station 1 Headquarters (D), Southern Michigan State Prison (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Westwood Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Blackman township include: Faith Bible Church (A), Holy Trinity Church (B), Loomis Park Church (C), Saint Demetrius Church (D), Antioch Church (E), Apostolic Church (F), Bethel Church (G), Christian Fellowship Center (H), Westwood Church of God (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Jackson County Cemetery (1), Cherry Hill Cemetery (2), Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery (3), Fifield Cemetery (4), Odd Fellows Cemetery (5), Blackman Cemetery (6), Bond Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Blackman township: Rod Mills Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 439 (74% naturalized citizens)

Blackman township:  1.9%
State:  5.3%

57% of Blackman township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Michigan.

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

  • This state: 17677
  • Northeast: 227
  • Midwest: 1094
  • South: 2395
  • West: 896

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $98,600

Blackman township, Michigan satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Blackman township, Michigan:

  • 6,939 people in state prisons
  • 305 people in nursing homes
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally ill

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,944
  • One, attached: 92
  • Two: 73
  • 3 or 4: 201
  • 5 to 9: 236
  • 10 to 19: 597
  • 20 to 49: 319
  • 50 or more: 400
  • Mobile homes: 1,037
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Median worth of mobile homes: $31,900


Housing units in Blackman township with a mortgage: 2,125 (118 second mortgage, 318 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,247

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 304
  • 1995 to 1998: 489
  • 1990 to 1994: 347
  • 1980 to 1989: 776
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,688
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,015
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,060
  • 1940 to 1949: 453
  • 1939 or earlier: 775

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Blackman township, Michigan:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 13
  • 3 rooms: 95
  • 4 rooms: 436
  • 5 rooms: 1,040
  • 6 rooms: 1,356
  • 7 rooms: 736
  • 8 rooms: 387
  • 9 or more rooms: 407

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blackman township, Michigan:

  • 1 room: 23
  • 2 rooms: 206
  • 3 rooms: 656
  • 4 rooms: 644
  • 5 rooms: 363
  • 6 rooms: 156
  • 7 rooms: 100
  • 8 rooms: 6
  • 9 or more rooms: 14

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Blackman township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 76
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,185
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,393
  • 4 bedrooms: 659
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 157

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blackman township:

  • no bedroom: 39
  • 1 bedroom: 988
  • 2 bedrooms: 885
  • 3 bedrooms: 213
  • 4 bedrooms: 29
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 14

Cars and other vehicles available in Blackman township in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • no vehicle: 221
  • 1 vehicle: 1,262
  • 2 vehicles: 2,024
  • 3 vehicles: 632
  • 4 vehicles: 264
  • 5 or more vehicles: 67

Cars and other vehicles available in Blackman township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 370
  • 1 vehicle: 1,232
  • 2 vehicles: 514
  • 3 vehicles: 52
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (10%)
  • Metal and metal products (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation equipment (7%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Machinery (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (3%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Blackman township:

  • German (23.0%)
  • English (14.4%)
  • United States or American (11.9%)
  • Irish (10.1%)
  • Polish (8.7%)
  • French (except Basque) (3.7%)
  • Italian (2.7%)

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

  • Germany (15%)
  • Poland (14%)
  • India (8%)
  • Romania (8%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Japan (7%)
  • Canada (7%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,410 (87%)
  • Carpooled: 583 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 19 (0%)
  • Taxi: 14 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 5 (0%)
  • Walked: 99 (1%)
  • Other means: 32 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 224 (3%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

People in group quarters in Blackman township, Michigan:

  • 6,939 people in state prisons
  • 305 people in nursing homes
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally ill

93.9% of residents of Blackman township speak English at home.
2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (87% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (71% speak English very well, 29% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (21% speak English very well, 79% speak English well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,449
  • In family households: 12,570 (3,349 male householders, 895 female householders)
    3,139 spouses, 4,416 children (3,919 natural, 130 adopted, 367 stepchildren), 193 grandchildren, 80 brothers or sisters, 67 parents, 154 other relatives, 277 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,879 (992 male householders (731 living alone)), 1,429 female householders (1,327 living alone)), 458 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 7,294 (7,272 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,044 2-persons, 959 3-persons, 775 4-persons, 313 5-persons, 130 6-persons, 23 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 2,058 1-person, 309 2-persons, 28 3-persons, 20 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 2 6-persons,

2,508 married couples with children.
960 single-parent households (263 men, 697 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 345
Here:

17.2%
Michigan:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 283
Here:

22.5%
Michigan:

8.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 161
Here:

17.4%
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.)


Year Householders Moved Into Unit in Blackman township:

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