Colon strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Michigan):
Low Violent Crime
Affordability of Rents
Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Colon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Michigan (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
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|Well-Paid Single Men|
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|Portion of People Married|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
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|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||26 miles S of Battle Creek, Michigan (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||93 miles W of Toledo, Ohio|
|Standard Zip Codes||49040|
|Phone Area Codes||269|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||13 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||37 inches|
|Station||COLDWATER STATE SCHOOL|
|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|
|Station||BATTLE CREEK 5 NW|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.91|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||11||0.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,189|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||7.6%|
|French (except Basque)||2.3%|
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COLON HIGH SCHOOL
400 DALLAS STREET
A Magnet School.
Serves 394 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.8
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|1. Pikeville, Tennessee||80.8||32%||17.4%||9.5%||23||$30,365||6.9%||5.1%||1,781||25.2%||23||2.2%||4.5|
|2. Vonore, Tennessee||78.2||28.8%||15.1%||13.6%||27||$41,125||7.2%||4.5%||1,162||10.5%||74.9||0.9%||10.3|
|3. Mount Pleasant, Utah||76.7||24.2%||13.8%||17%||25||$40,300||8.6%||3.5%||2,707||9.2%||75||1.9%||8.9|
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