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Wilson township, MI map Land area: 34.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Population: 2,022 (all rural)
Males: 1,024  (50.6%)
Females: 998  (49.4%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 2,022 (1,715 owner occupied, 307 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

26%


Races in Wilson township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 96.4%
  • Black: 0.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 1.3%
  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.8%
  • Two or more races: 1.3%

Median age of males: 35.5
Median age of females: 35.1

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Average household size: 2.65

Wilson township:

2.6 people
Michigan:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.14

Estimated median household income in 2009: $38,530 ($38,030 in 1999)
This township:

$38,530
Michigan:

$45,255

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $412 (lower quartile is $241, upper quartile is $531)
Here:

$412
State:

$591

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $154,627 (it was $114,600 in 2000)
Wilson township:

$154,627
Michigan:

$132,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $100,084 - $211,506

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $167,781
Here:

$167,781
State:

$168,888

Townhouses or other attached units: $123,185
Here:

$123,185
State:

$147,658

In 2-unit structures: $85,595
Here:

$85,595
State:

$101,322

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $75,619
Here:

$75,619
State:

$144,298

Mobile homes: $164,595
Here:

$164,595
State:

$39,606
Population density: 59 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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

8.0%
Whole state:

10.5%

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

4.1%
Whole state:

4.8%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable location: Boyne Rapids Golf Course (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Wilson township include: Faith Church (A), Jehovah's Witnesses (B), Wilson Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Knob Cemetery (1), Todds Cemetery (2), Lewis Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Mud Lake (A), Healeys Trout Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Warner Creek (A), Todd Creek (B), Hog Creek (C), Marvon Creek (D), Collins Creek (E), Eaton Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 15 (80% naturalized citizens)

Wilson township:  0.7%
State:  5.3%

61% of Wilson township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Michigan.

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

  • This state: 1787
  • Northeast: 22
  • Midwest: 103
  • South: 47
  • West: 35

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $95,000

Wilson township, Michigan satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 5.9%

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

  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 622
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 4
  • 5 to 9: 39
  • 10 to 19: 41
  • 20 to 49: 11
  • 50 or more: 17
  • Mobile homes: 95

Median worth of mobile homes: $61,300


Housing units in Wilson township with a mortgage: 183 (11 second mortgage, 36 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 82

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 22
  • 1995 to 1998: 86
  • 1990 to 1994: 97
  • 1980 to 1989: 234
  • 1970 to 1979: 189
  • 1960 to 1969: 60
  • 1950 to 1959: 34
  • 1940 to 1949: 18
  • 1939 or earlier: 96

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 12
  • 4 rooms: 48
  • 5 rooms: 123
  • 6 rooms: 158
  • 7 rooms: 127
  • 8 rooms: 81
  • 9 or more rooms: 39

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

  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 4
  • 3 rooms: 27
  • 4 rooms: 59
  • 5 rooms: 47
  • 6 rooms: 21
  • 7 rooms: 2
  • 8 rooms: 2
  • 9 or more rooms: 4

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 8
  • 2 bedrooms: 100
  • 3 bedrooms: 340
  • 4 bedrooms: 121
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 21

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilson township:

  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 54
  • 2 bedrooms: 81
  • 3 bedrooms: 26
  • 4 bedrooms: 5
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 14
  • 1 vehicle: 112
  • 2 vehicles: 298
  • 3 vehicles: 123
  • 4 vehicles: 20
  • 5 or more vehicles: 23

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

  • no vehicle: 22
  • 1 vehicle: 100
  • 2 vehicles: 42
  • 3 vehicles: 2
  • 4 vehicles: 2
  • 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 (21%)
  • Metal and metal products (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Transportation equipment (7%)
  • Computer and electronic products (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Assemblers and fabricators (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Wilson township:

  • German (24.6%)
  • United States or American (14.0%)
  • Irish (9.7%)
  • English (9.1%)
  • Polish (8.2%)
  • French (except Basque) (4.5%)
  • French Canadian (3.0%)

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

  • Other Southern Europe (40%)
  • Other Northern Europe (20%)
  • Philippines (20%)
  • Hungary (13%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 815 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 88 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 9 (1%)
  • Other means: 6 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 39 (4%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (52%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

96.7% of residents of Wilson township speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (40% speak English very well, 60% speak English not well).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 13% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English not well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,020
  • In family households: 1,777 (433 male householders, 129 female householders)
    434 spouses, 667 children (607 natural, 31 adopted, 29 stepchildren), 35 grandchildren, 12 brothers or sisters, 10 parents, 15 other relatives, 42 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 243 (112 male householders (87 living alone)), 84 female householders (75 living alone)), 47 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 219 2-persons, 135 3-persons, 130 4-persons, 50 5-persons, 17 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 162 1-person, 20 2-persons, 14 3-persons,

407 married couples with children.
138 single-parent households (38 men, 100 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 14
Here:

5.2%
Michigan:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3
Here:

1.8%
Michigan:

8.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7
Here:

12.5%
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 Wilson township:

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