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People

Total Population 620
Male Share of the Population 56.1%
Female Share of the Population 43.9%
Senior Citizens 12.6%
Employed Population 16+ 194
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 36.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 3.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $30,625
% Above Poverty Level 59.8%
% Below Poverty Level 40.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 9.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.6%
% Using Public Transportation 2.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 25.8%
Median Gross Rent $689
Median House Value $55,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.1%
US/American 0%
English 6.9%
Irish 8.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Mecosta Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 50 miles NE of Grand Rapids, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 140 miles E of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Mecosta
Standard Zip Codes 49332
Phone Area Codes 231
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.62
Longitude -85.226

Mecosta Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station BIG RAPIDS WATERWORKS
Distance 14 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 29 F
Apr Temp 32 to 56 F
Jul Temp 57 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 59 F
Annual Precip 34.5 inches
Station EVART
Distance 20.6 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 27 F
Apr Temp 31 to 54 F
Jul Temp 54 to 81 F
Oct Temp 34 to 58 F
Annual Precip 32.6 inches
Station GREENVILLE 2 NNE
Distance 29.1 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 33 to 58 F
Jul Temp 57 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Barryton 404 $30,000
Big Rapids 10,532 $47,778
Hersey 355 $45,625
Lakeview 1,073 $35,781
Morley 729 $40,250
Stanwood 200 $47,500

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Library
Morton Township Public Library
110 SOUTH JAMES STREET
Mecosta, Michigan
(231) 972-8315

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