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Demographics

People

Total Population2,522
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens30.5%
Employed Population 16+1,141
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married46.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher36.8%
Median Earnings25+$25,161
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,788

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,681
% Above Poverty Level78.1%
% Below Poverty Level21.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work9.5%
% Using Public Transportation5.5%

Housing

People Living Alone48.1%
Median Gross Rent$618
Median House Value$166,500

Ancestry

German31.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.6%
English12.3%
Irish10.3%
Polish7.5%
French Except Basque7.5%
Scottish5.4%
Dutch4.3%
Welsh4.2%
Italian4%
Norwegian3.3%
Canadian3%
Finnish1.9%
Greek1.6%
Ukrainian1.6%
Swedish1.4%
Slovak1%
Hungarian0.4%
Czech0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Croatian0.3%
Belgian0.1%
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Charlevoix Almanac

CategoryValue
County Charlevoix County
Standard Zip Codes49720
P.O. Box Zip Codes49711
Phone Area Codes231
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude45.31
Approximate Longitude-85.25

Charlevoix Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationEAST JORDAN
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp30 to 55 F
Jul Temp54 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip32.1 inches
StationPETOSKEY
Distance13.8 miles
Jan Temp14 to 26 F
Apr Temp33 to 48 F
Jul Temp59 to 75 F
Oct Temp40 to 56 F
Annual Precip31.1 inches
StationGAYLORD
Distance34.9 miles
Jan Temp10 to 25 F
Apr Temp30 to 53 F
Jul Temp55 to 80 F
Oct Temp37 to 56 F
Annual Precip36.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Boyne City3,742$56,989
Central Lake1,018$48,438
East Jordan2,335$46,250
Ellsworth340$62,292
Harbor Springs1,031$72,031
Petoskey5,731$70,828

Charlevoix Public Libraries

Charlevoix Public Library
220 WEST CLINTON STREET
Charlevoix, Michigan
(231) 547-2651

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Charlevoix Hospitals

Charlevoix Area Hospital
(Non-profit)
14700 Lakeshore Drive

Charlevoix Public Schools

Char-em Programs
8568 Mercer Rd
ZIP: 49720
(231) 547-9947
Other
Total Enrollment 94
Charlevoix Elementary School
13513 Division Ave
ZIP: 49720
(231) 547-8115
Primary
Total Enrollment 469
Charlevoix Middle/ High School
5200 Marion Center Rd
ZIP: 49720
(231) 547-3222
High
Total Enrollment 514
Northwest Academy
115 West Hurlbut St
ZIP: 49720
(231) 547-9000
Other
Total Enrollment 70

Charlevoix Private Schools

Charlevoix Childrens House
8700 Mercer Rd
ZIP: 49720
Elementary
Total Enrollment 10
St Mary School
1005 Bridge St
ZIP: 49720
Elementary
Total Enrollment 68
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Historic Charlevoix

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The Boat house (old channel) c1906.

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The Boat house (old channel) c1906.

Light house between 1890 and 1901

U.S. life saving station c1908.

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