Climax, Michigan

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Climax, Michigan

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High Points

Climax strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Michigan):

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Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Climax Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Climax, Michigan

Comparing Climax to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Michigan (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 9
Racial Diversity 7 7
Well-Paid Single Women 7 4
Female Share of the Population 6 6
Well-Paid Single Men 6 3
Male Share of the Population 5 5
Age of the Population 2 2
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 10
Portion of People Married 9 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 9 9
Median Family Income 8 7
College Educated Adults 8 7
People in Middle Class or Better 8 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 9 8
Short Commute Times 6 6
Public Transportation Use 4 3
Working at Home 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 5 2
Affordability of Rents 4 4
Housing Recently Built 3 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 4
People Living Alone 2 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Climax Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles SW of Battle Creek, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 99 miles NW of Toledo, Ohio
County Kalamazoo
Metro Area Kalamazoo - Battle Creek
Standard Zip Codes 49034
Phone Area Codes 269
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.238
Longitude -85.335

Climax Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.5 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 59 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 35.1 inches
Distance 11.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 32 F
Apr Temp 36 to 61 F
Jul Temp 61 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 63 F
Annual Precip 38.8 inches
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 29 F
Apr Temp 36 to 56 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 60 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
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Climax Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 791 100%
Male 377 47.7%
Female 414 52.3%
Under 18 252 31.9%
18+ 539 68.1%
65+ 60 7.6%
Median Age 32.1
Average Family Size 3.28
White 760 96.1%
African-American 7 0.9%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.6%
Other 9 1.1%
Mixed Race 10 1.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 25 3.2%

Estimated Climax Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 748
Growth -43
Growth % -5.4%

Climax Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 28%
English 17.3%
US/American 16.6%
Irish 9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.9%
Dutch 5.4%
Italian 3.1%
Polish 2.9%
French (except Basque) 2.9%
Scotch-Irish 2.8%
Scottish 2.2%
Norwegian 0.9%
French Canadian 0.7%
British 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
Welsh 0.3%
Canadian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Climax 791 $50,625
Athens 1,111 $49,375
Augusta 899 $52,250
Battle Creek 53,364 $43,564
Galesburg 1,988 $44,038
Richland 593 $58,542
Springfield 5,189 $34,272

Climax Public Libraries

Lawrence Memorial Public Library
Climax, Michigan
(269) 746-4125

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Climax High Schools (2004)

Serves 445 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19

Climax Colleges

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